Ktm 1290 adventure 2021. KTM 1290 SUPER ADVENTURE S 2021

Thankfully, the KTM 1290 SUPER ADVENTURE R is fitted with an Automatic Turn Indicator Reset or ATIR.

The optional incoming call and audio functions link the phone to the TFT via Bluetooth, so less time is spend staring at the screen, and more time is spent looking ahead.

Beam me up Now what about science fiction? The ARA system can be disabled completely in the dashboard menu.

The result? All this together means riders have complete control offroad with confidence.

Still waiting for my crash bars though but think that's because the bike is so new.

Newly developed and robust handguards have also been designed for optimal aerodynamic behavior when it comes to high-speed stability.

Sadly, no.

One engaged, ride-by-wire smooths out the throttle response and limits peak power output to better suit offroad conditions.

A new, reworked, and lightweight, chrome-molybdenum stainless steel trellis frame featuring laser-cut tubes, combines with forged elements for an ultra-strong component on the KTM 1290 SUPER ADVENTURE R.

Averaging around 48mpg UK Mpg riding on back lanes - and riding like a bit of an idiot.