Model Description


The KTM 690 SMC R raises the bar for street hooligans. The revised chassis and styling are boosted by the latest 690 LC4 motor and an updated electronics package, so whether you express your tarmac-sliding talent on mountain roads or on the track, you’ll be drifting into the future with a maxed-out grin and your veins coursing with adrenaline. Handling is enhanced by the latest fully-adjustable WP APEX suspension, so all you have to worry about is focusing on the road ahead and twisting the throttle to the stoppers.

The latest 690 LC4 engine is all about smooth, powerful performance with the right mix of character to propel you in and out of corners at warp speed. Every aspect of the LC4 engine design is geared towards providing a more heart pounding riding experience.

Developed on supermoto tracks and tested in a wide range of street riding scenarios, the all-new chassis handles superbly and behaves like a champion, no matter how far you push the limit. High-end equipment like WP APEX suspension the latest Brembo brakes will give you the control you need when pushing the limits.

The 690 SMC R’s ergonomics have been completely redesigned making the bike look sharper and slimmer. This, along with a reduced seat height, promotes better handling and improved comfort while also allowing extreme lean angles for those prepared to really crank it over in turns.

When you look at the all-new 690 SMC R you know its READY TO RACE. Pure, extreme, oozing performace, its style is inspired by KTM’s race-winning genes.

Gaining full control over your supermoto while maximizing its performance has never been easier with the updated electronics package that includes cornering ABS, and MTC (Motorcycle Traction Control) for optimal street-riding performance. Benefit from the full range of assistance modes with user-friendly adjustability. Quickshifter + allows effortless electronically assisted clutch-free gear shifts, whether changing up or down.

The KTM 690 SMC R has some serious attitude and you can adapt it to suit your personal style with the KTM PowerParts range of accessories. Developed specifically for individual KTM models, all PowerParts perfectly complement the rider and provide that important ‘factory fit’ straight from the dealer.

Model Specification


  • Engine

    Engine Type

    1-cylinder, 4-stroke

    Displacement

    690cc

    Starter

    Electric starter

    Transmission

    6-speed

    Engine Lubrication

    Pressure lubrication with 2 oil pumps

    Cooling

    Liquid cooled

    Clutch

    PASC slipper clutch, hydraulically actuated

    Ignition

    Keihin EMS with RBW, double ignition

    ABS System

    Bosch 9.1 MP ABS (Inc. cornering ABS and supermoto mode)

    Bore x Stroke

    Compression Ratio

    Final Drive

  • Dimensions

    Bore

    105mm

    Stroke

    80mm

    Wheelbase

    1480mm

    Ground Clearance (unloaded)

    Seat Height

    890mm

    Weight (No Fuel)

    147 kg

  • Performance

    Performance

    55kw (74hp)

    Primary Gear Ratio

    36:79

    Secondary Gear Ratio

    16:42

    Brake System Front

    Brembo four piston, radially mounted caliper with 320mm brake disc

    Brake System Rear

    Brembo single piston, floating caliper, 240mm brake disc

  • Frame

    Frame

    Chrome-moly tubular space frame, powder coated

    Chain

    X-Ring 5/8 x 1/4

    Steering Head Angle

    63.6 degrees

    Tank Capacity

    13.5 litres

    Suspension Travel Front/Rear

    Brakes: Front/Rear

    Rims: Front/Rear

    Tank Capactiy

    Ground Clearence (Unloaded)

  • Suspension

    Front Suspension

    WP USD 48mm

    Rear Suspension

    WP shock absorber with Pro-lever linkage

    Suspension Travel Front

    215mm

    Suspension Travel Rear

    240mm