2021 KTM 1290 Super Duke R Specs

motorcycle specs

These are the known mechanical and performance specifications for your 2021 KTM 1290 Super Duke R.

Basic Specs

KTM 1290 Super Duke R
ModelKTM 1290 Super Duke R


Displacement1301.0 ccm (79.39 cubic inches)
Type75° V arrangement
DetailsV2, four-stroke
Bore/Stroke108.0 x 71.0 mm (4.3 x 2.8 inches)
IgnitionKeihin EMS with RBW, twin ignition
LubricationForced oil lubrication with 3 pumps


Final Drive
ClutchSlipper clutch, hydraulically actuated
Driveline525 X-Ring chain


Horespower180.0 HP (131.4 kW)
Torque140.0 Nm (14.3 kgf-m or 103.3 ft.lbs)
Top Speed

Fuel Economy & Polution

Fuel Consumption6.17 litres/100 km (16.2 km/l or 38.12 mpg)
Fuel Capacity16.00 litres (4.23 US gallons)
Emissions143.1 CO2 g/km. (CO2 - Carbon dioxide emission)


Frame TypeChrome-moly tubular space frame, powder-coated
Rake25.2 deg
Front SuspensionWP APEX 48
Front Travel125 mm (4.9 inches)
Rear SuspensionWP APEX - Monoshock
Rear Travel140 mm (5.5 inches)
Seat Height835 mm (32.9 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting.
Alt. Seat Height
Total Height
Total Length
Total Width
Ground Clearance160 mm (6.3 inches)
Wheelbase1482 mm (58.3 inches)
Dry Weight189.0 kg (416.7 pounds)
Wet Weight

Wheels & Brakes

Front Tire/Tyre120/70-17
Rear Tire/Tyre200/55-17
Front BrakesDouble disc. ABS. Radially mounted four-piston brake calipers
Front Brake Diameter320 mm (12.6 inches)
Rear BrakesSingle disc. ABS. Two-piston brake caliper. fixed brake disc
Rear Brake Diameter240 mm (9.4 inches)
WheelsMetzeler M7RR tires


It appears you're interested in specifications for the KTM 1290 Super Duke R. This Naked bike model is powered by a 75° V arrangement V2, four-stroke engine with 1301.0 ccm (79.39 cubic inches) of actual displacement before compression. Fueling is metered via Injection allowing this machine to produce its 180.0 HP (131.4 kW) horsepower and 140.0 Nm (14.3 kgf-m or 103.3 ft.lbs) torque. According to our records engine heat of the KTM 1290 Super Duke R is moderated by Liquid. You'll need to get familiar with the 6-speed transmission and pay attention to final drive maintainence. Our best information shows that the front tire size is 120/70-17 and the rear is 200/55-17 . The entire package is supported by the frame, Chrome-moly tubular space frame, powder-coated. We know you like to go fast or cruise all day, but when you need to stop, you'll be dependant on Double disc. ABS. Radially mounted four-piston brake calipers front brakes and Single disc. ABS. Two-piston brake caliper. fixed brake disc rear brakes. The KTM 1290 Super Duke R was launched in 2021, and we're happy to know (or assume) you've got one in your garage. To help you keep your ride in tip-top shape, consider purchasing an owner or service manual.