KTM New Zealand is proud to announce their fourth annual KTM New Zealand Adventure Rallye: Top of the South 2019!
To be held from Saturday, November 9th to Thursday, November
Set to explore the famous Top of the South regions of Nelson, Tasman, Marlborough,
Kickstarting the action is a loop day out from Nelson, with riders straight into dirt mere
The route will then see riders head to the riverside mountain town of Murchison along some of the local experts favourite tracks, as well as some of the South Islands most famous adventure roads – Rainbow and Molesworth Stations – with further overnights at the charismatic town of Hanmer Springs and the coastal port of Picton before returning to Nelson to cap off an epic week.
Open to orange adventure riders with the following eligible KTM bikes: 640, 690, 790, 790R, 950, 990, 1050, 1090, 1090R, 1190, 1190R, 1290 & 1290R models. The Rallye is tailored to suit a wide range of rider abilities, from those in their first years of Adventure riding up to seasoned Adventure P
The aim on the KTM New Zealand Adventure Rallye is to be suitable for all KTM adventure riders – they offer two route options daily for riders: Main Route and Breakout Route.
The Main Route will be shorter and less technically challenging, with the Breakout Routes offering advanced riders more challenging terrain. The Main Route will be made up of winding back country roads, metal roads, and well-formed off-road tracks. Riders on the Breakout routes can expect rocks, mud, hills, mountains,
And taking the adventure to another level, back for 2019 is the KTM ULTIMATE RACE Qualifiers, which will see two lucky Rallye riders win the chance to participate in the 2020 Merzouga Rally in Morocco.
The KTM New Zealand Adventure Rallye is about offering a great experience to our orange adventure riders by taking all the hard work of planning a ride so you can truly enjoy your adventure. With lead riders, sweep riders, GPS routes, luggage support, technical support, medical support, a backup vehicle, dinner every night and a photographer and videographer to capture the memories – they cover the details, so you can enjoy the good stuff!
Registrations for the 2019 KTM New Zealand Adventure Rallye: Top of the South open on
For full details on the event – visit: https://www.ridektm.com.au/2019-ktm-new-zealand-adventure-rallye-top-of-the-south/
Also – if you wish to take advantage of KTM’s Dealer Priority Registration, be sure to contact your local KTM New Zealand dealer now so you are on their list to receive the registration link first.
Check out the event preview video below for just some of the stunning scenery that the Rallye includes:
Photos and Video: KTM Press NZ / Australia