KTM’s new parallel twin platform has been spied again, with the latest batch of shots running Germany’s Motorrad magazine. Or is this something else?
We’ve seen spy shots of the new parallel twin KTMs popping up on and off for a few months now, but Motorrad’s photos are some of the best glimpses we’ve had yet (see more here; you’ll have to disable your adblocker). What we can’t figure out is, what is all that bulk towards the lower front of the bike? It almost looks like a boxer engine has been stuffed in there? Is there
Whether the bike we see here is the final design is a good question. On one hand, with the EICMA show just around the corner, we’d expect anything we see to be pretty close to the finished product. On the other hand … this thing is ugly. Like, really really ugly. Surely the aesthetics are going to be smoothed out a bit before the big reveal?