News 2011 KTM 990 SM R | Quick Look

2011 KTM 990 SM R | Quick Look

2011 KTM Motorcycle

The 2011 KTM 990 SM R is a high-performance supermoto machine that just happens to be an outstanding and versatile street bike.

The short stroke, liquid-cooled V-twin loves to rev and the front end comes up at will. Handling is outstanding, as are the narrow ergonomics, and the SM R is an enthusiastic participant with those who like to back a bike into corners.

When not pushing the 990 SM R to the limits, the KTM is a fun around-town bike that zips through traffic with ease, with the high seating position giving the rider an unobstructed view.

2011 KTM 990 SM R Quick Stats

  • ENGINE TYPE: DOHC V-twin
  • BORE x STROKE: 101mm x 62.4mm
  • TRANSMISSION: 6-speed
  • WHEELBASE: 59.25 inches
  • RAKE: 24.4 degrees
  • DRY WEIGHT: 417 pounds
  • PRICE: $13,999

For a look into the entire 2011 motorcycle lineup, check out the Ultimate MotorCycling Digital Buyer’s Guide.

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Don Williams
Don Williamshttp://www.ultimatemotorcycling.com
With 45 years of riding experience, Don Williams is a fan of all kinds of motorcycles. He enjoys sport bikes, cruisers, dirt bikes, touring bikes, adventure bikes, dual sport bikes, and rideable customs. Ask Don what his favorite bike is and he will tell you, "Whatever bike I'm on."

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