Folding Mirror for KTM 450EXC

My 2011 KTM 450EXC came with a pair of very nice mirrors. So nice, I didn't want them to break off when off road riding. I took them off and replaced them with Acerbis folding mirrors. As can be seen from the picture on the right, the mirror mounts to the handlebars with a ball joint mounted within … [Read more...]

2011 KTM 450 EXC Review

This is Part 3 of my 2011 KTM 450 EXC review. In Part 1, Deciding on the KTM 450 EXC, I discussed my research and evaluation behind the decision to purchase the KTM 450 EXC. In Part 2, KTM 450 EXC Enhancements, I talked about some mandatory and highly desirable changes to the bike to make into into … [Read more...]

KTM 450 EXC Enhancements

This is part two of my 2011 KTM 450 EXC review. In Part 1, Deciding on the KTM 450 EXC, I talked about my research and decision process that lead me to buy the KTM 450 EXC. When I bought my 2011 KTM 450 EXC a few months ago, I already knew it would require some changes. I'd read many blogs and … [Read more...]

Deciding on the KTM 450 EXC

As I'm approaching 15 engine hours on my 2011 KTM 450 EXC, the first major service interval, I thought it was time to give a detailed review of my first thoughts on this motorcycle. I going to write this review in three parts. I'll give a little background on how I came to decision to purchase the … [Read more...]