KTM 1190 RC8 R vs Triumph Tiger 1200 GT Explorer

Compare Specifications of 1190 RC8 R and Tiger 1200 GT Explorer

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KTM 1190 RC8 R
KTM 1190 RC8 R

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Technical Specifications
Fuel Petrol Petrol
Engine Displacement 1195.00 cc 1160.00 cc
Engine 2-cylinder, 4-stroke, spark-ignition engine, 75 V arrangement, liquid-cooled Liquid-cooled, 12 valve, DOHC, inline 3-cylinder
Engine Starting Electric Start Electric
Clutch -- Hydraulic, wet, multi-plate, slip and assist
Fuel System -- Multipoint sequential electronic fuel injection with electronic throttle control
Cooling System -- Liquid-cooled
Maximum Power 173 bhp 150 PS / 148 bhp (110.4kW) @ 9000 RPM
Maximum Torque 123 Nm 130 NM @ 7000 RPM
Transmission 6-speed, claw shifted 6 speed
Gear Shift Pattern -- 1-N-2-3--4-5-6
Drivetrain -- Final Drive: Shaft drive
Top Speed 280 kmph --
Display -- Full-colour 7” TFT instrument pack with My Triumph Connectivity System
Frame -- Tubular steel frame, with forged aluminium outriggers. Fabricated, bolt-on aluminium rear subframe.
Headlamp -- LED
Taillamp -- LED
Tyres
Front -- Metzeler Tourance, 120/70R19 (M/C 60V TL)
Rear -- Metzeler Tourance, 150/70R18 (M/C 70V TL)
Wheel / RIM -- Front Wheel: Cast aluminium, 19 x 3.0in
Rear Wheel: Cast aluminium, 18 x 4.25in
Brakes
Front Twin-disc brake with radially mounted four-piston brake calipers; floating brake discs Brembo M4.30 Stylema monoblock radial calipers, OC-ABS, twin 320mm floating discs. Magura HC1 span adjustable radial master cylinder with separate reservoir.
Rear Single-disc brake with two-piston brake caliper; fixed brake disc Brembo single piston caliper, OC-ABS, single 282mm disc. Rear master cylinder with remote reservoir.
Suspension
Front WP Suspension Up Side Down Showa 49mm, semi-active damping USD forks. 200mm travel.
Rear WP Suspension Monoshock Showa semi-active damping monoshock, with automatic electronic preload adjustment. 200mm wheel travel.
Colors Available
Colors Orange and white SNOWDONIA WHITE
SAPPHIRE BLACK
LUCERNE BLUE


Physical Specs
Length -- --
Height 805 mm --
Weight 184 kg 255 kg
Seat Height -- 849
Wheelbase 1425 mm 1560 mm
Ground Clearance 110 mm --
Fuel Tank Capacity 16.5 litres 30 litres
Overview
About The elegant and sporty two-wheeled monster from the Austrian firm, KTM is the 2013 1190 RC8 R. Read More --
Features -- - Cruise Control
-Triumph shift assist (up and down)
- Hill Hold
- 5 Riding Modes
-Tyre Pressure Monitoring System
- Adaptive Cornering Lighting
- All-LED Lighting with Daytime Running Light
- LED Auxiliary Lights
- 7 inch TFT instruments with My Triumph Connectivity System
- ABS and Traction Control
- Heated Grips
- Hand guards, aluminium skid plate, engine protection bars
- Heated Rider and Pillion Seats
Additional Details -- Exhaust: Stainless steel 3 into 1 header system with underslung primary silencer and side mounted secondary silencer
Swingarm: Twin sided "Tri-Link" aluminium swingarm with twin aluminium torque arms.
Handguards : 982 mm
Height Without Mirror: Low screen 1436mm, high screen 1497 mm
Seat Height: Adjustable 850/870 mm
Rake: 24.1 º
Trail : 120 mm

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