2013 KTM 125 EXC Six Days

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The KTM 123 EXC was already an agile and reliable motorcycle, but the model has received a few modifications which make it even better.

The long list of upgrades was made for the world’s largest enduro competition, the "International Six Days Enduro". As a result the KTM 125 EXC Six Days comes with a whole package of special options which make it perfectly suited for the task.

For the starters, the bike is fitted with its own individual suspension settings, optimally tuned to weight and engine. Talking about the engine, the 2013 KTM 125 EXC Six Days is powered by a 1-cylinder 2-stroke, water-cooled engine, with reed intake and exhaust control. The 124.8 cc unit is paired with a six speed, claw shifted transmission. The motorcycle is built on a stiff frame made from high quality, lightweight, chrome-molybdenum steel profiles.

Hit the jump for more information on the 2913 KTM 125 EXC Six Days.


KTM 125 EXC Six Days

The KTM 125 EXC is "READY TO RACE" for the world’s largest enduro competition, the "International Six Days Enduro". Six days in succession, over a thousand offroad kilometres, 40 hours in the saddle - a gruelling test, not only for the rider. A whole package of high-quality special options makes the 125 EXC Six Days 2013 fit for this ruthless contest, in which more than half the starters bank on KTM every year. KTM 125 EXC Six Days - only authentic with the orange powder-coated frame of the KTM Factory Team.


KTM 125 EXC Six Days
  • New generation 4CS closed-cartridge fork from WP Suspension
  • Frame with high quality orange coating
  • CNC-machined triple clamps, orange anodised
  • Black anodised handlebar with KTM Six Days logo
  • Supersprox 2-piece rear sprocket with steel outer ring and aluminium star
  • Full rear brake disc (no slots/holes)
  • Camel SXS seat
  • Skid plate
  • Radiator guard
  • Carbon exhaust protector
  • Exhaust silencer with Six Days anodising (anthracite) and Six Days logo
  • Wheels featuring high quality, black anodised rims made by GIANT with Six Days logo and black spokes
  • Quick-release spindle at the front
  • Orange radiator grille
  • Orange chain guide
  • Exclusive Six Days graphics


KTM 125 EXC Six Days

Each EXC model has its own individual suspension settings, optimally tuned to weight and engine. At the rear, a PDS shock absorber from WP Suspension works with a direct linkage to the upper side of the swingarm. The wide range of setting options for rebound damping and high- and low-speed compression damping are standard on KTM bikes.


KTM Six Days models are equipped with a completely redesigned, 48 mm closed-cartridge fork from WP Suspension in 2013. The new 4-chamber technology (4CS) patented by WP not only provides a key benefit in terms of responsiveness and consistent damping characteristics, it is also lighter and oil services prove to be far simpler than on the conventional closed-cartridge versions. This fork overcomes extremely rutted tracks and other such major obstacles with the greatest of ease. Another benefit: The fork can be adapted to track and rider in a matter of clicks at the top of the fork: compression damping on the left-hand shaft, rebound damping on the right.


High quality, CNC-machined hubs are standard on all KTM wheels. The new, extremely stable, 7050 aluminium rims from GIANT now bear exclusive Six Days lettering. New MAXXIS FIM tyres - specially developed for KTM - provide excellent traction, very precise directional control and a long service life.


KTM 125 EXC Six Days

Meticulously finished triple clamps machined from a solid block are fitted to all Six Days models in 2013. Not only do they look classy in anodised orange; above all, they are designed in such a way that they support the responsiveness and sliding behaviour of the new fork and ultimately have a positive effect on the entire handling.


The airbox on the KTM 125 EXC Six Days allows maximum air to pass through in MY 2013, but minimal dust and spray. Replacement of the twin-air filter takes approx. 15 seconds, without any tools. Absolutely "READY TO RACE".


In its enduro models, KTM relies on frames made from high quality, lightweight, chrome-molybdenum steel profiles. Contrary to the trend for aluminium frames from other manufacturers, we supply the KTM 125 EXC Six Days with a high-tech steel frame in MY 2013. Not only is it more stable, but also approx. 0.5 kg lighter than those of the competition. Moreover, it’s easier to maintain and provides more space for mounting the fuel tank and other components. In conjunction with the rear PDS damping system, shocks from the rear wheel are absorbed and optimally dissipated. With its revolutionary geometry, the ultra-light, single-piece, die-cast aluminium swingarm provides ultimate torsional stiffness on the one hand and targeted flexibility for maximum suspension comfort on the other.


The KTM 125 EXC Six Days has bodywork with extremely slim ergonomics and excellent contact points between rider and machine. It provides unlimited freedom of movement. For MY 2013, the bike stands out with newly styled graphics in the colours of the ISDE in Germany.


KTM 125 EXC Six Days
Engine Design1-cylinder 2-stroke engine, water-cooled, with reed intake and exhaust control
Displacement124.8 cm³
Bore54 mm
Stroke54.5 mm
Starting aidKick starter
Transmission6 gear, claw shifted
Primary gear23:73
Final drive14:50 (13:50)
ClutchWet multi-disc clutch / hydraulically operated
Ignition systemContactless, controlled, fully electronic ignition system with digital ignition timing adjustment, type Kokusan
FrameCentral tube frame made of chrome molybdenum steel tubing
Shock absorberWP Suspension PDS 5018 DCC
Suspension travel Front292 mm
Suspension travel Rear335 mm
Brake systemDisc brakes, brake calipers on floating bearings
Brake discs - diameter Front260 mm
Brake discs - diameter Rear220 mm
Chain5/8 x 1/4"
Steering head angle63.5°
Wheel base1,471±10 mm
Ground clearance (unloaded)355 mm
Seat height (unloaded)960 mm
Total fuel tank capacity approx.9.5 l Unleaded premium fuel, mixed with 2-stroke engine oil (1:60)
Weight without fuel approx.95 kg

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