Top 10 Coolest Boutique Car Companies

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Top 10 Coolest Boutique Car Companies
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There are automakers and then there are automakers. There are the Chevrolets and Toyotas of the world that offer huge model ranges and sell thousands upon thousands of vehicles each year and then there are specialty boutique brands. Continue Reading...

KTM X-Bow GT Gets Doors and a Windshield

KTM X-Bow GT Gets Doors and a Windshield
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Last June, KTM hinted that it would be adding doors, windows and a windshield to its X-Bow in time for the 2013 Geneva Motor Show. The Austrian-based company kept its promise, revealing the X-Bow GT ahead of its official unveiling early next month. Continue Reading...

KTM X-Bow Video Showcases Frozen Lake Stunt Driving

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When there’s snow and ice, there’s always time to have some fun. Out in Heteren, a village in Gelderland, Netherlands, a trio of KTM creations took to the snow and ice to have a little “playtime” as they called it. Accompanied by a motorcycle and ATV, this KTM X-Bow took to the ice as if… Continue Reading...

KTM E3W Revealed: Motorcycle Maker Develops Three-Wheel Electric City Car

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KTM E3W Revealed: Motorcycle Maker Develops Three-Wheel Electric City Car
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Austrian-based KTM, best known for producing motorcycles (not to mention the lightweight X-Bow racer), has teamed up with the Austrian Institute of Technology to create an electric vehicle called the E3W. The E3W (Electric 3-Wheeler) can carry two passengers for up to 100 kilometers (62 miles) using a 15kW motor and lithium-ion battery, not to… Continue Reading...

KTM Improves On Original X-Bow With New X-Bow R

KTM Improves On Original X-Bow With New X-Bow R
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KTM has expanded their X-Bow line of models by adding the newly released X-Bow R alongside their current X-Bow Clubsport and X-Bow Street models. KTM describes the X-Bow R as a result of “further development” of their sports car, outfitting it with an Audi-sourced 2.0L TFSI power plant that pushes out 300-hp and 295 ft-lbs… Continue Reading...

KTM X-Bow to Deliver Ultimate Track Thrills for $88,500; Engine Not Included

KTM X-Bow to Deliver Ultimate Track Thrills for $88,500; Engine Not Included
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Trade in your Ariel Atom and sell-off the Lotus 2-Eleven because you’re going to need to put together some serious funny money to pick up the latest track special: the KTM X-Bow. Priced at $88,500 it’s certainly not cheap. And that doesn’t even include the engine, an Audi sourced 2.0T block that KTM estimates will… Continue Reading...

KTM X-Bow On Sale In America

KTM X-Bow On Sale In America
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The KTM X-Bow, perhaps the only car more bonkers than the Ariel Atom, will finally be coming to the United States, and like other formerly forbidden fruit, a bit of trickery is required to get the car legally imported. While KTM will build the cars to the customers specifications, the vehicle must be shipped and… Continue Reading...

Report: KTM X-Bow Will Underpin New Mid-Engine Abarth

Report: KTM X-Bow Will Underpin New Mid-Engine Abarth
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Abarth’s rumored mid-engine sports car will apparently use the KTM X-Bow as a starting point, replacing the X-Bow’s Volkswagen mill with a Fiat Multi-Air engine good for 180 horsepower. The terms of the deal would see Abarth purchase the rolling chassis from KTM and install their own engines. It’s not yet known if the Abarth… Continue Reading...

KTM X-Bow R Released, Track Day Nutcases Rejoice

KTM X-Bow R Released, Track Day Nutcases Rejoice
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The KTM X-Bow is already targeted at the .01% of the population who desires the ultimate in trackday-nutcase transportation. For that sub-segment of masochists who desire even more thrills, there’s the newly released X-Bow R. Powered by a 300-horsepower Audi S3 engine, the four-cylinder turbo powerplant will be positioned lower in the car to provide… Continue Reading...

New Lancia Stratos Spotted; Is This Abarth’s KTM-Based Sports Car?

New Lancia Stratos Spotted; Is This Abarth’s KTM-Based Sports Car?
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The rumored Abarth sports car, based on KTM’s X-Bow trackday car could end up taking a very different form by reviving the legendary Lancia Stratos nameplate. On the same day that rumors of a KTM-based Abarth surfaced, spy photos of a new car that looks nearly identical to the Stratos appeared on various blogs, showing… Continue Reading...

Abarth Lineup to Include KTM X-Bow Based Lotus Elise Rival

Abarth Lineup to Include KTM X-Bow Based Lotus Elise Rival
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Along with a new stand-alone coupe and convertible, Fiat sub-brand Abarth will look to expand its lineup of original models with a Lotus Elise rival based on the KTM X-Bow (above). If you’re not familiar with KTM or the X-Bow, the company is best known for building motorcycles and the X-Bow was a limited project… Continue Reading...
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