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KTM 1190 RC8 R Specs

The KTM 1190 RC8 R model is a Sport bike manufactured by KTM . In this version sold from year 2015 , the dry weight is 184.0 kg (405.7 pounds) and it is equipped with a V2, four-stroke motor. The engine produces a maximum peak output power of 173.00 HP (126.3 kW)) and a maximum torque of  . With this drive-train, the KTM 1190 RC8 R is capable of reaching a maximum top speed of  . On the topic of chassis characteristics, responsible for road holding, handling behavior and ride comfort, the KTM 1190 RC8 R has a Tubular space frame made from chrome molybdenum steel, powder-coated frame with front suspension being WP  Suspension Up Side Down 4354 and at the rear, it is equipped with WP  Suspension  4014 VP . Stock tire sizes are  on the front, and  on the rear. As for stopping power, the KTM 1190 RC8 R braking system includes Double disc. Bremo. Floating disc. Four-piston calipers. Radially mounted. size 320 mm (12.6 inches) at the front and Single disc. Bremo. Two-piston calipers. size 220 mm (8.7 inches) at the back. 

KTM 1190 RC8 R General Information

Brand KTM 
Model KTM 1190 RC8 R 
Start year 2015 
Year 2015 
Category Sport 
Factory Warranty (Years / miles)

KTM 1190 RC8 R Dimensions, Aerodynamics and weight

Frame type Tubular space frame made from chrome molybdenum steel, powder-coated 
Seat details
Wheelbase 1,425 mm (56.1 inches) 
Seat Height 805 mm (31.7 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting. 
Alternate Seat Height
Ground Clearance 110 mm (4.3 inches) 
Trail size
Wheels details Marchesini, aluminium die-cast wheels 
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions
Front brakes Double disc. Bremo. Floating disc. Four-piston calipers. Radially mounted. 
Rear brakes Single disc. Bremo. Two-piston calipers. 
Front Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions 320 mm (12.6 inches) 
Rear Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions 220 mm (8.7 inches) 
Curb Weight (including fluids)
Dry Weight 184.0 kg (405.7 pounds) 
Front Percentage of Weight
Rear Percentage of Weight
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 0.9402 HP/kg 
Fuel Tank Capacity 16.50 litres (4.36 gallons) 
Reserve Fuel Capacity
Carrying Details and Capacity
Front Suspension WP  Suspension Up Side Down 4354 
Front Suspension Travel 120 mm (4.7 inches) 
Rear Suspension WP  Suspension  4014 VP 
Rear Suspension Travel 120 mm (4.7 inches) 

KTM 1190 RC8 R Engine and Transmission Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders V2, four-stroke 
Engine details 75° cylinder angle 
Fuel system Injection. Keihin 
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity 1195.00 ccm (72.92 cubic inches) 
Bore x Stroke 105.0 x 69.0 mm (4.1 x 2.7 inches) 
Compression Ratio
Number of valves per cylinder
Camshaft Valvetrain Configuration Double Overhead Cams/Twin Cam (DOHC) 
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower 173.00 HP (126.3 kW)) 
Maximum torque
Engine Maximum RPM
Cooling system Liquid 
Lubrication system Dry-sump lubrication with 3 rotor pumps 
Engine oil capacity
Exhaust system
Gearbox 6-speed 
Transmission type, final drive ratio Chain 
Clutch type Wet multi-disc clutch / hydraulically operated 
Driveline 5/8  x  5/16  X Ring. Primary drive: 40:76. 

KTM 1190 RC8 R Performance

Top Speed
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph)
Acceleration 0 to 400m (1/4 mile)
Recuperation 60 to 140 km/h in highest gear
Fuel Consumption - MPG - Economy - Efficiency
CO2 emissions

KTM 1190 RC8 R Electrical Systems, Ignition and Equipment

Ignition Type Contactless, controlled, fully electronic ignition system with digital ignition timing adjustment 
Electrical Details
Starter Type Electric 
How much horsepower does a KTM 1190 RC8 R have?
The KTM 1190 RC8 R has 173.00 HP (126.3 kW)).

How much does a KTM 1190 RC8 R weighs?
The KTM 1190 RC8 R weighs 184.0 kg (405.7 pounds).

How tall (seat height) is a KTM 1190 RC8 R?
The KTM 1190 RC8 R seat height is 805 mm (31.7 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting.

How many gears does a KTM 1190 RC8 R have?
The KTM 1190 RC8 R have 6 gears.