KTM RC 390 Cup Racebike packs 40 powerparts

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KTM RC390 Cup MotoAmerica

The KTM RC 390 Cup race bike is a track only tool, available for purchase for participants of the 2015 RC Cup Series, a five-round series in conjunction with the 2015 MotoAmerica Racing Series. The RC Cup Series will allow riders between the ages of 14-22 years All riders must race aboard 2015 KTM RC 390 Cup Racebikes. These motorcycles are designed as racing competition bikes, aren’t street legal and have been prepared by KTM with over 40 PowerParts and other enhancements to increase racing performance. Some of the new features include:

  • The RC 390 Cup version is actually detuned to 38 horsepower using a throttle-limiting block, making the power delivery more mellow
  • Fully adjustable WP Racing Fork
  • Fully adjustable WP Racing Rear Shock with high/low speed compression and rebound damping, adjustable preload and adjustable shock length
  • Titanium Akrapovic Exhaust
  • Racing Windshield, Tail Fairing and Belly Pan
  • RC8 R-style Throttle Assembly
  • CNC-machined Racing Foldable Levers
  • CNC-machined Racing Rear Sets
  • The ability to easily switch from standard street shift (up for higher gears) to GP shift (down for higher gears) is built in
  • The standard ABS has been removed from the RC 390 Cup version to reduce weight
  • Cup bike comes with full race bodywork, complete with crash sliders on each side of the fairing

Each RC Cup Racebike has been dyno-tested and tuned to 38 hp. To maintain competitive parity, the engine is sealed and may only be serviced by KTM’s trackside partner HMC Racing. Modified street-legal RC 390’s will not qualify for participation in the MotoAmerica KTM RC Cup Series but will be allowed in regional racing.

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