Touratech outfits KTM's new 1190 R for real adventures

Publish Date: 
Dec 1, 2013
By Bruce Steever

SEATTLE, Wash - Of course it’s inevitable: new ADV machine, new Touratech parts to match. But such is the burden Touratech faces as one of the leading manufacturer of adventure-specific accessories for machines like KTM’s new 1190 Adventure.

Touratech gives the bike the full ADV makeover, with everything a rider could ask for when getting ready to tackle a proper adventure ride, including bike protection, luggage, comfort and even convenience features, such as GPS mounts and chunky dirt-worth sidestand mods.

After a new 1190 Adventure R arrived at Touratech’s HQ, the team was eager to install the critical protective parts including their new Expedition Skid Plate and Quick-Release Headlight Guard.

The Touratech team also equipped the KTM with a set of Zega Pro panniers, a Zega Pro Topcase, Expandable Touring Tankbag, Large Sidestand Foot and a GPS Mounting Bracket. 

The full upgrade list of Touratech accessories (with retail pricing) includes:

  • Waterproof Zega Pro Pannier System: starting at $1,300
  • Zega Pro Topcase Rack: $196
  • 25-Liter Rapid-Trap Zega Pro Topcase: $572
  • Expandable Touring Tankbag: $386
  • 25mm Upper Engine Crash Bars: $349
  • Expedition Skid Plate:  $375
  • Quick-Release Stainless Steel Headlight Guard: $131
  • Touratech Large Sidestand Foot: $41
  • Touratech Hand Guards: $112
  • GPS Mounting Bracket: $82
  • Aluminum Chain Guard: $115
  • Touratech 25mm Bar Risers: $74
  • Touratech Works Footpegs:  $197