Originally Posted by Hipster
Free ride bikes have to be very small niche market. I think KTM could get a better return on their investment if they developed a 690 adventurer.
I think they will sell the Freeride a lot in Italy, Spain, Portugal, Scandinavia and France.
On the other hand on this side of the pond few people are really interested in a 690 adventure.
KTM sells bikes worldwide, but it is an European firm, so their marketing could differ from what most ADVrider thumper fellows expect...