Why the 525 EXC?
KTM 525 EXC Dual Sport Parts List
As with any project involving motorcycles, making the 525 a capable dual sport machine can be an expensive proposition. There are a ton of aftermarket accessories out there to choose from -- some are indispensable, some are simply nice to have. But you're looking at more than $3,000 above the cost of the bike to complete the list.
We're aiming for the middle of the road -- outfitting the bike with just enough parts to make it complete without going hog-wild on every accessory out there. The following image highlights those products that we're looking to add:
Adding these parts will turn your 525 EXC into a capable dual sport machine that will blast through even the toughest trails while being able to handle moderate stretches of highway miles.
Here's the same list, including approximate costs:
Here's a summary of what all that hard-earned money just bought you:
The bottom line is, take a kick-ass bike
that's tons-o-fun, throw a wad of cash at it, and you'll get