KTM launches official adventure tours, weekend rides & track days for Indian customers

Written by Nizam Shaikh

KTM has launched a range of new and interesting properties that aim to deliver Pro Biking experience to KTM owners. The new experience includes KTM Adventure Tours for 390 Adventure owners, KTM Rides and KTM Track Day for Duke and RC owners. Furthermore, the brand has announced that 1,000 customers purchasing a KTM between the 17th of October 2020 and 30th of November 2020 have a chance to earn a free Pro Experience. In addition to this, every KTM will come also come with an assured 3-year Extended Warranty, and 1-year free Road-side Assistance all worth INR 5,000.

KTM Adventure Tours are guided long-distance rides across varied landscapes. KTM Rides are long haul weekend rides more focussed on the tarmac and the KTM Track Day which consists of a day of learning at the track with track riding sessions under the guidance of experts in the field. 

The guiding force will be Nilesh Dhumal – Head Trainer at Big Rock Dirt Park, Ouseph Chacko -Founder & Instructor at The School of Dirt, Philippe Geelhand Founder & Instructor at PP Adventure Rides and Varad More – Trainer at 21 Enduro Park as the Master Trainers for the Adventure properties. Furthermore, Emmanuel Jebaraj – Founder of Gusto Racing and a 7-time National Racing Champion will be the Master Trainer for Track and Tarmac. 

The KTM Adventure Tours for 390 Adventure owner will comprise of multiple long-distance marquee rides to iconic destinations like Spiti, Kalimpong, Goa, Dhanushkodi, Konkan & Kinnaur Valley. These tours will be for 7-10 days. As part of the tour, the brand will be employing a fully equipped crew with service & medical support to help ensure a safe and secure ride. The 9N-10D tours are priced at INR 27,000 and the 6N-7D tours are priced at INR 18,000.

KTM Rides for the street range owners are 4-day tours, starting from key cities to exciting locations and are predominantly rides on the tarmac. The rides are a great way to create bonding and brotherhood with iconic destinations that include Rann of Kutch, Central India, the sandal routes of Tamil Nadu, Darjeeling or the coastline of the Konkan. All tours come with a fully equipped crew with service & medical support for complete safety. The 3N-4D rides are priced at INR 8,500. 

The KTM Track Day is focused on the Man & Machine bond, giving the opportunity to KTM owners experience the thrill of the Race Track and learn riding techniques and keep their skill set sharp, under the guidance of national-level racers and KTM Master Trainers. The day-long training program will take place on Buddh International Circuit-Noida and Madras Motor Race Track-Chennai. The track training sessions consist of track riding session as well as classroom-based session and cover a multitude of topics such as cornering, body position, vision, gear shifts, throttle control, counter-steering, etc. The Track session is priced at INR 3,000 for MMRT Chennai and INR 4,500 for BIC in Noida. The program will also certify the participants to partake in FMSCI certified national races.  

More details on the same are available on the dedicated KTM pro-biking website online.