2023 KTM 500 EXC-F Horsepower and Torque | Filth Rider

The 500 EXC-F is KTM’s flagship street-legal filth bike. It’s such a preferred mannequin that the Austrian producer even presents a special-edition model of it referred to as the 500 EXC-F Six Days. It’s all-new for 2024, which implies the 2023 machine marks the ultimate yr of a era that started in 2020. We stay up for testing the 2024 mannequin, however there’s nonetheless work to be achieved with the 2023 within the type of a dyno take a look at and complete overview.

To learn how a lot horsepower and torque the 2023 KTM 500 EXC-F makes, we strapped it to our in-house dyno. With a Dunlop D404 avenue tire mounted on its rear wheel, the fuel-injected liquid-cooled SOHC four-stroke 511cc engine spun 40.5 hp at 8,200 rpm and 28.6 lb.-ft. of torque at 7,000 rpm. When it comes to peak figures, that’s similar to the 2023 KTM 250 SX-F for horsepower and 2022 KTM 350 XC-F for torque. How is that energy delivered to the bottom, each shredding within the filth and touring on the pavement to the subsequent path? Keep tuned to the positioning to search out out after we publish our full take a look at of this iconic street-legal filth bike.

2023 KTM 500 EXC-F Dyno ChartRobert Martin

2023 KTM 500 EXC-F Engine Specs

Engine Sort: SOHC, liquid-cooled, four-stroke single-cylinder; 4 valves/cyl.
Displacement: 511cc
Bore x Stroke: 95.0 x 72.0mm
Compression Ratio: 12.75:1
Gas Supply: Digital gas injection w/ 42mm throttle physique