450 EXC-F 2018

TAME ANY TERRAIN.

You don’t just become the bestseller. You have to earn it. With mud, sweat and gears. The power-to-weight ratio of its compact DOHC engine is spot on for any terrain and situation. It will answer the call of the wild with precise handling and tough suspension. No matter how mud-caked your face is, that smile will shine through. When you find the end of the trail, you will know what we’re talking about.

FEATURES INCLUDE

Fuel-injected SOHC powers the most compact and lightest 450 on the market.
Reliable 6-speed transmission features a special surface treatment on the 2nd, 3rd and 4th gears for solid reliability.
In MY18, the transmission shaft gets a new C4 bearing that has a bigger overlap in the case.
Multifunctional balancer shaft that also drives the water pump and timing chain.
Reliable box-type piston made by CP.
Dual overhead camshafts with friction-optimized cam followers boasting a hard DLC coating.
Unique E-starter as standard.
State-of-the-art Keihin engine management system with electronic fuel injection features a 42mm throttle body.
KTM-developed DDS clutch (damped diaphragm steel) with a wear-free steel basket.
High-tech, lightweight chrome-moly steel frame.
High-tech Brembo calipers are combined with lightweight Wave brake discs.
EXC-Fs are fitted with forged triple clamps with an offset of 22mm.
Sophisticated ´No Dirt´ footpegs prevent jamming up of the pegs.
WP Xplor 48 upside-down fork is a split fork developed by WP in close collaboration with KTM.
State-of-the-art swingarm allows for an optimized mounting position of the PDS shock absorber.
Handlebar is high-strength aluminum by NEKEN.
Twin Air filter is mounted in a stiff cage, no tools required.
CNC machined hubs and high-end Giant rims, MAXXIS tyres.
Lightweight polyethylene tank has a capacity of 8.5 litres.
Strong lithium ion battery.
Aluminum radiators made by WP.



SPECIFICATIONS

ENGINE

  • DESIGN

    1-cylinder, 4-stroke engine

  • DISPLACEMENT

    449.3 cm³

  • BORE

    95 mm

  • STROKE

    63.4 mm

  • STARTER

    Electric starter

  • TRANSMISSION

    6-speed

  • CLUTCH

    Wet, DDS multi-disc clutch, Brembo hydraulics

  • EMS

    Keihin EMS

  • CO2 EMISSIONS

    82.3 g/km

  • FUEL CONSUMPTION

    3.55 l/100 km

CHASSIS

  • FRAME DESIGN

    Chrome-molybdenum steel central-tube frame

  • REAR SUSPENSION

    WP Xplor PDS shock absorber

  • SUSPENSION TRAVEL (FRONT)

    300 mm

  • SUSPENSION TRAVEL (REAR)

    310 mm

  • FRONT BRAKE

    Disc brake

  • REAR BRAKE

    Disc brake

  • FRONT BRAKE DISC DIAMETER

    260 mm

  • REAR BRAKE DISC DIAMETER

    220 mm

  • STEERING HEAD ANGLE

    63.5 °

  • GROUND CLEARANCE

    355 mm

  • SEAT HEIGHT

    960 mm

  • TANK CAPACITY (APPROX.)

    8.5 l

  • WEIGHT READY TO RACE (WITHOUT FUEL)

    106 kg