KTM 990 SMT - now with ABS

One of the world's best big-bore supermotos just got a whole lot better

KTM has unveiled the company's 2011 990 SMT at this year's Cologne Motorcycle Show.

The liquid-cooled 115bhp V-Twin now features an anti-lock braking system, available for the first time on the 2011 SMT. The system, that weighs in at only one kilogram, was developed in close collaboration with specialist supplier Bosch, the latest-generation dual channel system has been specifically adapted to the requirements of a very sporty Supermoto.

The SMT also boasts Brembo radial four pot callipers which, KTM claim, 'results is a sensitive ABS braking system that lets the 990 SMT stop safely and with pinpoint accuracy on any surface and from any speed.'

UK pricing is TBA.