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2003 KTM 640 LC4 Supermotooooo

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  • Hey guys
    Picked up my new bike which will replace the ZX as a commuter (much more practical, ZX will be converted to track or sold to buy a tracky not sure yet)

    Completely different sensation. Big thumping single cylinder, vibrations will take some getting used to as will resisting my usual urge to rev for a fast take of from the lights. Managed my first wheelie with in an hour of owning it doing that hahaha. Scared the crap out of me but in a good way! Absolutely loving the bark of the single.

    Battery has died so getting used to this whole kick starter deal until I get a new one. Leg is pretty damn sore now but I'm getting the hang of it. Kick start is on the left hand side, I heard that's a bit of an oddity?

    Post some more pictures of it later, previous owner took all the pillion stuff off so I'll wack that back on.

    Realised I haven't even been riding for 2 years yet and I'm on to my third motorcycle :D
  • Make Model KTM 640 LC4-E Supermoto
    Year 2003
    Engine Liquid Cooled, four stroke, single cylinder. SOHC, 4 Valve per cylinder,
    Capacity 625
    Bore x Stroke 101 X 78 mm
    Compression Ratio 11.5:1
    Induction Mikuni BST 40
    Ignition / Starting Kokusan Electronic Digital, / kick & electric
    Max Power 55 hp 40.1 kW @ 7000 rpm
    Max Torque 55 Nm @ 5500 rpm
    Transmission / Drive 5 Speed / chain
    Front Suspension 48mm WP upside-down forks, 270mm wheel travel
    Rear Suspension WP monoshock, 310mm wheel travel
    Front Brakes Single 320mm disc 4 piston caliper
    Rear Brakes Single 220mm disc 1 piston caliper
    Front Tyre 120/70-17
    Rear Tyre 160/60-16
    Dry-Weight 137 kg
    Fuel Capacity 12 Litres
    Standing ΒΌ Mile 13.9 sec
    Top Speed 166.2 km/h