When it comes to off road riding, KTM’s motorcycles are usually considered among the most capable models from the market.

The 2013 KTM 990 Adventure is one of the best bikes developed by the company and it is now available in a special edition named “Baja”.

The 990 Adventure Baja Edition comes with a 2 cylinder, 4 stroke, 75° V-Twin, liquid-cooled engine with a displacement of 999 cm³ (60.96 cu in). With a maximum output of 115 hp, the engine is more than capable to deal with the demanding tasks of an off road motorcycle and all its power is kept perfectly in check by a six speed transmission.

Other features worthy of being mentioned include a superlight supersprox rear sprocket, an aluminum radiator protector, a long-travel telescopic fork and a directly connected shock absorber from WP Suspension.

Hit the jump for more information on the KTM 990 Adventure Baja Edition.

  • 2013 KTM 990 Adventure Baja Edition
  • Year:
    2013
  • Make:
  • Model:
  • Model:
  • Engine:
    2-cylinder, 4-stroke, 75° V-Twin arrangement, liquid-cooled
  • Transmission:
    6-speed
  • Energy:
    Contactless controlled fully electronic ignition
  • Displacement:
    999 cc
  • Price:
    14899

Overview

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There are many Adventure travel motorcycles. But when the asphalt comes to an end, it’s the end of the adventure road for most of them. By contrast, thanks to its authentic offroad heritage, the 990 Adventure Baja can continue on. It features controlable V-Twin power, excellent suspension characteristic for on-road or offroad excursions, Dunlop 908RR tires and a host of PowerParts that make offroad Adventure riding easy. The 990 Adventure Baja: the most offroad-capable travel enduro in the world.

It’s powered by a water-cooled 115 hp V-engine and is outfitted with a Superlight Supersprox rear sprocket, an aluminum radiator protector, a long-travel telescopic fork and a directly connected shock absorber from WP Suspension that provides for full adjustment of the chassis to handle everything that’s thrown at it. The Baja also comes ready for a true expedition with an orange powder coated frame and crashbars, GPS mount kit, tank bag and waterproof roll-pack. Front and rear Brembo brakes plus Dunlop 908RR tires round out the robust bike

Specifications

2013 KTM 990 Adventure Baja Edition Exterior
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Engine type 2-cylinder, 4-stroke, 75° V-Twin arrangement, liquid-cooled
Displacement 999 cm³ (60.96 cu in)
Bore 101 mm (3.98 in)
Stroke 62.4 mm (2.457 in)
Performance 84.5 kW (113.3 hp)
Cold start device Electric starter
Transmission 6-speed
Engine lubrication Dry sump lubrication system with two rotor pumps
Primary transmission 35:67
Secondary drive ratio 16:42
Cooling Water cooling, permanent circulation of coolant by water pump
Clutch Multidisc clutch in oil bath/hydraulically activated
Ignition system Contactless controlled fully electronic ignition with digital ignition adjustment
Frame Lattice frame made of chrome molybdenum steel tubing, powder-coated
Fork WP Suspension Up Side Down 4860 MXMA PA
Shock absorber WP Suspension PDS 5018 DCC PA
Suspension travel Front 210 mm (8.27 in)
Suspension travel Rear 210 mm (8.27 in)
Brake system Front Double disk brake with floating brake calipers and brake discs
Brake system Rear Single disc brake with floating brake caliper and brake disc
Brake system Two separate brake circuits without ABS (antilock brake system)
Brake discs - diameter Front 300 mm (11.81 in)
Brake discs - diameter Rear 240 mm (9.45 in)
Chain 5/8 x 5/16” X‑ring
Steering head angle 63.4°
Wheelbase 1,570 mm (61.81 in)
Ground clearance, unloaded 261 mm (10.28 in)
Seat height, unloaded 860 mm (33.86 in)
Total fuel tank capacity, approx. 20 l (5.3 US gal) Super unleaded (ROZ 95/RON 95/PON 91)
Weight without fuel, approx. 209.5 kg (461.9 lb.)
Price $14899
2013 KTM 990 Adventure Baja Edition Exterior
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2013 KTM 990 Adventure Baja Edition Exterior
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2013 KTM 990 Adventure Baja Edition Exterior
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2013 KTM 990 Adventure Baja Edition Exterior
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