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    Now maybe an SMT would be a good halfway house between the Naked and the ADV ?

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    Default Re: KTM 790 SMC anyone?

    Oooh.

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    Default Re: KTM 790 SMC anyone?

    I like the thought of a 790 SMT more but interesting

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    Default Re: KTM 790 SMC anyone?

    Hmmm, not for me , and slight de-rail perhaps, although I don't see myself ever getting a 1290SDR, I could see myself on a 1290-GT at some point in the not too distant- I realise this is perhaps controversial but they are so much better looking than the naked 1290, and should be brilliant for the long trips.

    But really I just wish they'd pull their finger out and bring a 790 Duke-R out so I can buy one, I'm gonna buy a sticker kit for mine or get it painted if they don't soon

    Or maybe I should just buy a 1290 GT... ( or of course a certain almost new 1090 in a couple week time )

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    Default Re: KTM 790 SMC anyone?

    Quote Originally Posted by TrickyDicky View Post
    ( or of course a certain almost new 1090 in a couple week time )
    Proper lol

    I think a 1290 GT should compliment the fleet rather than take place of the 790 though

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    Default Re: KTM 790 SMC anyone?

    If it looks like a Supermoto I could be tempted, but if it looks like a KTM I won't be going near it.

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    Default Re: KTM 790 SMC anyone?

    Quote Originally Posted by Julian_Boolean View Post
    If it looks like a Supermoto I could be tempted, but if it looks like a KTM I won't be going near it.
    Oh it'll look like a KTM alright,,,

    I think the only bike they make which doesn't look like a KTM is their MotoGP bike

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    Default Re: KTM 790 SMC anyone?

    Quote Originally Posted by GiantPygmy View Post
    Oh it'll look like a KTM alright,,,

    I think the only bike they make which doesn't look like a KTM is their MotoGP bike
    But the gaudy paintwork gives it away.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Yorick View Post
    But the gaudy paintwork gives it away.
    Yeah, but that's Red Bull's fault I reckon

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    Default Re: KTM 790 SMC anyone?

    Quote Originally Posted by GiantPygmy View Post
    Yeah, but that's Red Bull's fault I reckon
    No Orange in the Red Bull logos yet both GP teams bikes are fucking covered in Orange

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    Default Re: KTM 790 SMC anyone?

    Quote Originally Posted by Bigyin View Post
    No Orange in the Red Bull logos yet both GP teams bikes are fucking covered in Orange
    Got a job lot of orange paint

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    Default Re: KTM 790 SMC anyone?

    Quote Originally Posted by Yorick View Post
    Got a job lot of orange paint
    Got it off Honda Repsol team.....

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    Default Re: KTM 790 SMC anyone?

    Quote Originally Posted by GiantPygmy View Post
    Got it off Honda Repsol team.....
    Not like you to be funny.

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    Default Re: KTM 790 SMC anyone?

    Blue is still the fastest colour

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    Default Re: KTM 790 SMC anyone?

    Quote Originally Posted by Yorick View Post
    Blue is still the fastest colour


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