KTM 1290 Super Adventure R

4.73 | 11 Review(s)
This May, 2016 Model has expired

In Philippines, KTM has discontinued the 1290 Super Adventure R and this Motorcycles model is out of production.

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1290 Super Adventure R Pros & Cons

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Things we like in 1290 Super Adventure R

New chassis and bodywork

Superior off-roading capabilities 

A comprehensive suite of technologies

Extremely comfortable 

Powerful engine

Things we don't like in 1290 Super Adventure R

Expensive 

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Recent Updates of 1290 Super Adventure R

The 2019 model of the KTM 1290 Super Adventure R is priced at Php 894,532. This price will get you one of the best-equipped adventure tourers on the market. It competes against similar premium adventure motorcycles like the BMW R 1200 GS. The 1290 Super Adventure R is powered by a 1301cc liquid-cooled V-Twin engine mated to a 6-speed gearbox and producing 158 hp and 140 Nm. It is also equipped with fully adjustable WP suspension, Brembo brakes with dual-channel ABS, a 6.5” TFT display, off-road and cornering ABS, tire pressure monitoring system, traction control, ride modes, cruise control and many additional optional rider aids normally reserved for SUVs. 

KTM 1290 Super Adventure R Price

The 1290 Super Adventure R is priced at ₱1.35 Million.

KTM 1290 Super Adventure R Variants

There are 1 variants available of 1290 Super Adventure R: Standard.

KTM 1290 Super Adventure R Power-trains

The 1290 Super Adventure R is powered by a Liquid Cooled Fuel Injection 1301 cc 2 Cylinder engine that gives 158.2hp of power and 140 Nm Torque. It comes with the option of a 6-Speed transmission gearbox. The 1290 Super Adventure R has a seat height of 890 mm. The Front Tyre size is 90/90 ZR21 & Rear Tyre size is 150/70 ZR18.

KTM 1290 Super Adventure R Features

Features Chassis, Suspension & Brake include 220 mm Suspension Travel(Rear), WP MoNoshock Rear Suspension, 220 mm Suspension Travel(Front), WP USD Front Suspension, Dual Disc Front Brake, Disc Rear Brake, Chrome Molybdenum Body Frame Type, Steel Body Frame Material and Dual Stepped Seat Type.
Features for Console include Digital Odometer, Digital Fuel Gauge, Tachometer, Oil Change Indicator, Display Screen, Digital Speedometer and Tripmeter.

KTM 1290 Super Adventure R Competitors

The 1290 Super Adventure R Competitors are: KTM 1290 Super Adventure S, BMW R 1250 GS, MV Agusta Turismo Veloce and Triumph Tiger 900.

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KTM 1290 Super Adventure R Review 2024

An exciting adventure package, or as many have called it, “a globe-trotting rally raider,” the 2021 KTM 1290 Super Adventure R is one of the finest bikes in the large-capacity off-road-focused adventure bike segment. The bike is all-inclusive and is designed to dominate any terrain with great ease and efficiency. The bike brings the best of aesthetics, performance, comfort, and convenience making for an amazing package in the segment. 

The new KTM 1290 Super Adventure R features a new chassis, bodywork along with a range of other upgrades and is all set to win the hearts of Filipino adventure enthusiasts. The bike will be available in the Philippines market in a single variant with an expected price of ₱1.35 Million.

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KTM 1290 Super Adventure R Design

The first thing that can be said about the new KTM 1290 Super Adventure R is the new bodywork, chassis, and refined ergonomics of the bike. The bike gets new bodywork with a lowered seat height and a lowered fuel tank which has greatly improved the weight distribution. The frame revision has also made the bike much easier to handle and control especially on off-road tracks and tough riding conditions. 

The bike gets a new one-piece stepped seat with an improved handlebar position offering a more comfortable and confident riding experience. The great ergonomics along with a very comfortable posture makes it a pretty good road-based adventure package. 

1290 Super Adventure R Ride & Handling

The riding quality of the bike is simply exceptional with everything done perfectly by KTM to make it a highly capable and yet very practical heavyweight adventure bike. The seat height is reduced to 830 mm and the bike is a really impressive package as far as its off-roading abilities go. With a 21-inch wire-spoked wheel at the front, and an 18 inch at the rear along with the reconfigured 220 mm fully adjustable WP XPLOR suspension. 

The tubular trellis frame has been revised along with steel crash bars and high strength, die-cast, open-lattice swingarm that offers a superior riding experience and exceptional performance on rough terrains. The bike is smooth to handle and the steering damper makes for better stability and control. 

The seven-inch TFT display is scratch-resistant and tilt-angle adjustable and is extremely intuitive, making for a convenient ride experience. The six-way switch cube on the handlebar, as well as the ‘Quick Select’ and ‘Favorites’ buttons enable easier navigation with other features like Bluetooth connectivity. 

KTM 1290 Super Adventure R Engine & Fuel Consumption

The KTM 1290 Super Adventure R features a super powerful and very refined 1301cc, liquid-cooled LC8 V-twin engine. It is capable of producing maximum power of 159 hp at 8750 rpm maximum and a peak torque of 138 Nm at 6750 rpm. The bike can hit a top speed of 162 kmph and that is pretty effortless for the redesigned engine. 

The bike has a mileage of about 25 kmpl. The curb weight of the bike is approximately 215 kg with a fuel tank capacity of 23 liters, which is pretty impressive considering the new split design for the tank. 

1290 Super Adventure R Braking & Safety

The KTM 1290 Super Adventure R brings a package of exciting performance, great comfort, superior ride quality, and with all that it offers optimum safety and commendable braking capabilities. Disc brakes on both wheels along with cornering ABS offers great and stable braking capabilities. 

 

For safety, the bike comes with a range of features that include traction and slide control, with everything enabled to be adjusted or deactivated altogether. The four standard riding modes make for an enjoyable ride on all kinds of road conditions. Motorcycle Stability Control, Tire Pressure Monitoring System, Automatic Turn Indicator Reset, and adjustable off-road settings make it a complete and safe off-roading package.

KTM 1290 Super Adventure R Verdict

All in all, the KTM 1290 Super Adventure R is one of the best bikes in the segment and offers an exceptional riding experience, especially for off-road enthusiasts. It is also very practical for regular street riding with comfort, performance, and convenience all packed together in a single frame. It is going to be a great buy for people who need a top-notch performer in the adventure bike segment. 

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  • A leggy beast!

    The KTM 1290 Super Adventure R is designed to cross the roughest, most difficult terrain with unsurpassed aptitude and class-leading performance. The...

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    Efren Dec 19, 2022 for KTM 1290 Super Adventure R
  • Robust Making!

    The price of this bike comes to around PHP 1.35 million here in the Philippines. Although some might consider the bike to be a little pricey, I would...

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    Isagani Oct 19, 2022 for KTM 1290 Super Adventure R
  • Fun and Exciting!

    The all-new and refreshing 1290 Super Adventure by KTM is another name in the shiny list of the series that would show why it is most loved on the...

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    Aisaac Jul 25, 2022 for KTM 1290 Super Adventure R
  • Latest model that looks great and offers astounding off roading performance

    Recently I have opted for the KTM 1290-super-adventure-r. As per the sales personnel in the showroom I have genuinely facilitated this as the newest...

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    Greggy Jun 02, 2022 for KTM 1290 Super Adventure R
  • Super powerful

    Talk of power in an adventure bike and nothing can beat the KTM 1290 Super Adventure R. With a 1.3-liter engine, this bike leaves competition much...

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    jasper Mar 24, 2022 for KTM 1290 Super Adventure R
  • The Distinct KTM

    I always wanted to own a KTM, but by the time I could afford to own one, every third person in my town was riding a KTM. Since I wanted to stand out...

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    prince Jan 31, 2022 for KTM 1290 Super Adventure R
  • Comfortable and sporty

    KTM always makes bikes that are rather light, can zip across the road, and offer the best biking experience. The bike is solidly built. The overall...

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    Aquilino Nov 17, 2021 for KTM 1290 Super Adventure R
  • All-rounder motorcycle

    The main reason behind choosing the KTM 1290 Super Adventure R are my practical thoughts towards any motorcycle. I ended up purchasing this bike...

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    Gadiell Jul 29, 2021 for KTM 1290 Super Adventure R
  • Give a new dimension to your off road riding skill

    If you enjoy more of off riding expeditions on your bike this will seem to be the most apt model that is available in market. The riding quality of...

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    Nhomer Apr 20, 2021 for KTM 1290 Super Adventure R
  • A high utility versatile bike

    Since I am quite a practical minded person, my choice in terms of purchasing bike also revolves around its utility or versatility. That is the core...

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    Arvin Jan 21, 2021 for KTM 1290 Super Adventure R
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How much is KTM 1290 Super Adventure R in Philippines?

The KTM 1290 Super Adventure R price in the Philippines starts at ₱1.35 Million for the base variant.

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