KTM X-Bow is an ultra-light sports car manufactured by KTM in collaboration with Kiska Design, Audi, and Dallara which is currently priced for $80,000 – $120,000 depending on features and engines. At that price range, KTM has to compete with Porche, BMW and Mercedes to win race car fans leveraging on KTM X-Bow’s unique look and design. For example do you prefer $100,000 Mercedes Benz S Class or $90,000 KTM X-Bow ?
The X-Bow uses a turbocharged 4-cylinder 2.0 litre Audi engine. The original model can accelerate from 0-60 mph (100 km/h) in under 4 seconds with top speed of 217 km/h (135 mph). KTM X-Bow’s original engine can produce 237 hp (177 kW) at 5500 rpm and 310 newton metres (230 lb·ft) of torque between 2000 and 5500 rpm. The X-Bow R model engine is further tuned to produce 300 hp (224 kW). KTM has increased production to 1,000 cars a year due to high demand.
Now that you have seen the photos of KTM X-Bow, would you want $90,000 KTM X-Bow or do you prefer a $100,000 Mercedes Benz S Class ?