Planning a post lockdown KTM ride? Check out the brand's official gear
Don’t waste your time during lockdown. Browse this riding gear and plan your first summer riding tour aboard your KTM once the coronavirus lockdown lifts
Before the coronavirus struck the world and sucked the happiness out of everyone who loves outdoors (riders especially), KTM had just rolled out the 390 Adventure and upgraded its entire Duke and RC range to comply with BS6 regulations. The brand also gave a full cosmetic upgrade to the 200 Duke, making it blend better into the KTM family. So, we list down some gear, designed especially for KTM riders, to keep discomfort at bay during the scorching summer. Once the lockdown lifts, you could hop out and arm yourself with some of this gear before heading out on your orange monster.
Find the gear listed below on www.ktm.com/in/powerwear
The Gravity-FX shirt is a lightweight performance riding shirt that’s breathable thanks to ample use of ventilated PE fabric. The fabric keeps moisture at bay and protects your skin from heat. Adding to the comfort are the dual mesh panels under the sleeves allowing easy arm movement. And lastly, the prints are UV resistant and fade proof, ensuring longevity.
In you’re on a lookout for an all-terrain and all-weather helmet, then this one is a good option to consider. The Dynamic-FX helmet has a removable and washable inner liner along with a dense EPS inner shell and reinforced fibreglass outer shell. The edges of the helmet are optimised for neck braces to fit and with a weight of just 1,250 grams, long distance comfort is assured.
These goggles are made exclusively by Scott for KTM. The goggles sport fog-free lenses and there’s built-in reinforced breath deflector that provides dryness and comfort to the face. The lenses are optimized for better field of vision and the glasses come with 100 per cent UV protection. For comfortable fit, there’s a three-layer fleece foam lining preventing moisture accumulation.
Powerwear Access Knee Guard
Knee guards go a long way in protecting your knees and shins. The access knee guards are built out of thermoplastic polymer, an impact-absorbing and transparent material called ABS. It sports printed BioFoam (world’s first patented CO2 neutral foam) with mesh laminate. For added comfort, there’s a foam coated side section with belt closure and adjustable straps.