Motorcycle Types Adventure / Dual-Sport 2018 KTM Freeride E-XC First Look | 14 Fast Facts

2018 KTM Freeride E-XC First Look | 14 Fast Facts

2018 KTM Freeride E-XC Specs


  • Type: Permanent magnet synchronous electric motor in a disc armature design
  • Maximum power: 24.5 horsepower @ 5000 rpm
  • Maximum torque: 31 ft/lbs from 0 rpm
  • Redline: 7000 rpm
  • Battery: Lithium-ion KTM PowerPack
  • Battery capacity: 3900 watt/hours
  • Charging time to 100%: 105 minutes (230V source)
  • Charging time to 80%: 75 minutes (230V source)
  • Cooling: Liquid
  • Transmission: clutchless one-speed
  • Final drive: 5/8 x 1/4″ Chain


  • Frame: Perimeter-steel/aluminum composite frame
  • Subframe: High-strength polyamide/ABS plastic
  • Handlebar: Neken Aluminum Ø 28 / 22mm
  • Front suspension: Fully adjustable WP Xplor 43mm fork; 9.8 inches
  • Rear suspension: Linkage-free, fully adjustable WP Xplor PDS piggyback reservoir shock; 10.2 inches
  • Rims: Giant
  • Front rim: 1.60 x 21″
  • Rear rim: 1.85 x 18″
  • Front tire: 2.75 x 21”; Maxxis M7311
  • Rear tire: 4.00 x 18”; Maxxis Trailmaxx
  • Front brake: Formula 260mm disc
  • Rear brake: Formula 230mm disc


  • Wheelbase: 55.8 inches
  • Rake: 23°
  • Seat height: 35.8 inches
  • Ground clearance: 13.4 inches
  • Curb weight: 245 pounds

2018 KTM Freeride E-XC Price:

  • €7500; Battery/charger lease: €50/month

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