4 hours in the past | Phrases: Matt Bernard | Pictures: KTM Pictures

Get able to have an absolute load of enjoyable on the tarmac, coming into the thrilling world of Supermoto with the KTM 450 SMR. This formidable machine is the final word alternative for riders searching for adrenaline-pumping drifts on asphalt, an ideal coaching instrument, or the prospect to battle it out in Supermoto races. Impressed by the observe feats of Lukas Höllbacher, the 2022 AMA Supermoto champion, the 2024 KTM 450 SMR combines energy, agility, and cutting-edge options to supply an unrivalled using expertise. Let’s dive into what makes this motorbike a beast on the bitumen.


// Purposeful orange, black, white and purple race trim livery with black coated body and menacing black wheels

// 63 hp SOHC engine package deal weighing lower than 27 kg and prioritizing centralization due to altered positioning within the body. Simply serviceable

// Two engine map choices, launch management, traction management and Quickshifter in addition to SUTER slipper clutch for optimum management

// Compact, gentle and revolutionary chassis for the perfect feeling, traction and dealing with

// Top notch WP XACT fork with AER expertise and XACT shock: small, condensed and totally adjustable {hardware} to shortly refine observe set-up

// Excessive-quality Brembo brakes with 4-piston radially mounted caliper and 310 mm entrance and 220 mm rear discs for potent stopping energy

// READY TO RACE particulars for a pure track-based machine: 16.5/17” wheels, Metzeler tyres, ODI lock-on grips, tool-less air filter entry, gentle and optimized footpegs

// Unbeatable ergonomics that place all the soundness and poise of the 2024 KTM 450 SMR on the rider’s fingertips for each entrance finish grip and rear finish confidence