Despite the narrow roads, busy traffic and short distances between one place to another, Malta retains some nice picturesque views making it a pleasant location to ride around on your motorbike. Valletta and the Three Cities, the Malta Cruise Port, awarded as the Best Mediterranean Port & Destination, Mdina, Rabat and Dingli areas and even Gozo. Malta is only 27km x 14km long, so a cruise around the island takes no time, but luckily, Malta’s geographical position allows a quick getaway trip to Sicily in just a 1 hour 30 minute, affordable boat ride.
Sicily is a great destination for those who really want to test the speed limits of their bikes. A quick Google search for bike routes in Sicily gives you 18 different options right at the top of the page; in fact, it is voted as having one of the top ten best bike tours in the world with its classic one week bike tour that takes its rider around the entire coastline. However, none of it will matter if you don’t have the perfect bike to enjoy these experiences on and if we’re being honest, no ordinary bike will do.
The KTM 1290 Super Duke GT is known for its long distance V-twin rocket new performance standard engine with 173 hp. Its powerful and cultivated engine is ideal for either a relaxing ride or a super sporty propulsion giving outstanding riding pleasure in all conditions. With a bigger fuel tank and lower footpegs, the bike is specifically tailored to fit your need. What makes this bike truly stand out is the fact that a lot of the standard features found on this bike are only found as an option on others, making it the perfect bike to own.
Fapi Motors are the officeal dealers of the KTM brand in Malta. For more information you can visit the showroom in Attard, e-mail at info[at]h-dmalta.com or call at (+356) 2339 3102.