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KTM X-Bow GT By Wimmer Rennsporttechnik

KTM X-Bow GT By Wimmer Rennsporttechnik

| Car Tuning, KTM, Wimmer RS It takes a special kind of person to have a look at a KTM X-Bow GT and go: “You know what? I want this to be madder. And I'm not talking madder by a degree. I want this to be able to blow your mind.” Here's a testament, however, that there are such people. What you are looking at is Wimmer Rennsporttechnik showing off their latest abomination: a stock GT converted it into a machine that is...

2013 Geneva Motor Show: KTM X-BOW GT

2013 Geneva Motor Show: KTM X-BOW GT

| KTM KTM has exhibited the new 2013 X-BOW GT at the Geneva Motor Show. The “Supersportscar of the 21st century” comes with a road-legal soft-top, a wide range of colors and different performance parts available as options. The GT model is based on KTM X-BOW R. It is powered by a 2.0 liter turbocharged petrol with 285HP (210 kW) at 6,400RPM and 420Nm (310 lb-ft) at 3,200RPM. The engine is mat...

KTM X-BOW R Price – €58 795

KTM X-BOW R Price – €58 795

| KTM KTM has officially released the brutal version of X-Bow. The R model is completely revised and now even more powerful. True to the KTM "Ready to Race" motto the "R" model was driven on the road straight from the assembly line in Graz directly onto the racing circuit. X-Bow R is powered by a 2.0 litre TFSI petrol engine from Audi, which has been reworked with bigger turbocharger, an altered fuel...

2011 KTM X-BOW R – 300PS and 790KG

2011 KTM X-BOW R – 300PS and 790KG

| KTM 2011 KTM X-BOW R have been tested on the Nürburgring Nordschleife. „The car” made from the company only for time attack is powered by 2.0 liter TFSI engine from Audi S3 with around 300PS (221kW). KTM X-BOW R weighs just 790 kg, so the power-to-weight ratio will be 2.63 kg/hp. The vehicle is homologated, two-seater without roof. The standard version is less powerful, but still develops 240P...

X-Bow Power Upgrade Endorsed By KTM

X-Bow Power Upgrade Endorsed By KTM

| KTM KTM X-BOW owners wishing to take the extraordinary performance of their ‘Ready to Race’ sportscar to the next level can now benefit from a significant power upgrade. Developed by engine tuning experts ABT Sportsline, the upgrade will raise the already-potent X-BOW’s peak power to an impressive 300bhp (from 240bhp in standard tune) and boost torque to a formidable 400Nm (from 310Nm), lifti...

KTM X-BOW To Make British GT Debut

KTM X-BOW To Make British GT Debut

| KTM Supporters of the British GT will be the first in the UK to see the stunning KTM X-BOW GT4 race car in championship competition this season. KTM’s X-BOW service partner for the north-west of England, ABG Motorsport, plans to run a FIA-approved GT4 model in the British GT series this season. Announced yesterday at the SRO’s British GT media launch, ABG’s campaign will be the first compe...

ABT Sportsline is official outlet partner of KTM X-BOW

ABT Sportsline is official outlet partner of KTM X-BOW

| Car Tuning, KTM The cult X-BOW of the Austrian motorbike manufacturer KTM and ABT Sportsline are now together. This is because the unique sports motorbike is now available from the exclusive Allgäu tuner. As a large outlet partner, the tuner professionals take on not just the sale of the X-BOW, but also all the service work on the vehicle. And for anyone who wants to give the road racer an additional course of p...

KTM Takes Triple Honours In Topgear.com Awards

KTM Takes Triple Honours In Topgear.com Awards

| KTM KTM, one of the newest car manufacturers in Europe, celebrated triple honours at the TopGear.com 2008 awards last night.The stunning ‘Ready to Race’ KTM X-Bow is Top Gear’s ‘Sports Car of the Year’, while KTM’s CEO Stefan Pierer, and X-Bow Chief Chassis Engineer, Loris Bicocchi, are both recognised among Top Gear’s ‘Men of the Year’. Made in Austria, the KTM X-Bow (pronounce...

KTM collects motorsport vehicle development award

KTM collects motorsport vehicle development award

| KTM KTM has been recognised by a panel of motorsport experts for the development of a track-only version of its X-Bow sportscar: the KTM X-Bow ‘Race’.  The Austrian company was presented with the ‘Vehicle Development of the Year’ Award at the Professional Motorsport World EXPO in Cologne on 11 November.The X-Bow ‘Race’ was developed in parallel with the road-legal car, the Austrian motorc...

KTM X-Bow selected for the race of champions

KTM X-Bow selected for the race of champions

| KTM, MotorSport The stunning KTM X-Bow has been selected for the “Race of Champions”, the crowning finale of the motorsport year, which takes place at Wembley Stadium in December. The minimalist Austrian sportscar was launched in the summer of 2008 to critical acclaim.  It’s inclusion in the annual Race of Champions was announced by event organisers Michel Mouton and Fredrik Johnsson...

KTM X-Bow

KTM X-Bow

| KTM, Reviews In time with the launch of X-Bow’s media website. KTM shows the first images of a scale model. This model was built for design purposes, has a scale of 1:2,5 and corresponds in almost every detail with the final car. The scale was not selected randomly – it’s the best size to fit into the windtunnel of Dallara, KTM’s Italian developement partner for the X-Bow project. Another scale m...