KTM is reporting more than a 17% increase in sales volume for 2017 despite the recent slump in sales across the market as a whole. With exciting new models like the 790 Duke that’s soon to be released, the future is looking bright for the Orange Brigade. Hopefully this will be a continued trend shared by all manufacturers in 2018 and beyond.

Begin Press Release:


January 11, 2018 – With 239,000 motorcycles in the business year 2017, KTM extended its leading position as biggest European motorcycle manufacturer. The sales volume increased by more than 17 % compared to the previous year. Thereby KTM achieved the 7th record year in a row.

With the introduction of the Husqvarna street motorcycles and the KTM 2-cylinder-twin (790 Duke) the growth will be continued in 2018.

The preliminary key figures for the business year 2017 of the KTM Industries Group will be published on January 29, 2018 after closing of the stock exchange.