If you are constantly seeking a little bit more from the world of endure motorcycles, KTM created the 500 XC-W - a tough beast designed to attack the toughest terrains with poise. The KTM 500 XC-W offers a fairly attractive package that contains a lot of controllable power, low weight and an unsurpassed chassis. To put it simply, with their 500 XC-W the guys form KTM have created a great mix of power, agility and reliability.
The 500 XC-W weighs only 111 Kg (dry) and is propelled by a 510 cc, 1-cylinder, 4-stroke, water-cooled engine. The engine has been especially developed for tough enduro racing and is mated to a 6-speed gear box.
As far as its handling characteristics are concerned, the 500 XC-W was built on a lightweight frame made of high-strength chromoly steel sections which offers great levels of stiffness and torsional rigidity.
The 2014 KTM 500 XC-W can be yours for no less than $9,849.
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