Tiny Riders Rejoice! KTM’s 2022 Electric Balance Bikes Are Awesome.

Photo By: KTM

Kids spend their days hunting for fun, and the new 2022 electric balance bikes from KTM pack a punch in a pint-sized package. Kids can tune their motorcycle instincts and get a feeling for bars, wheels, torque, and balance on the KTM 12eDRIVE and 16eDRIVE.

Photo: KTM

The practicality and versatility of electric power provide the perfect entry-level platform for the littlest riders, and the KTM 12eDRIVE is the ideal starter bike to introduce children to the joy of two wheels. Featuring 12-inch wheels with pneumatic tires and a low 13-inch seat height, it allows riders to learn to push or coast with confidence before graduating to the 3-level powered mode. Weighing less than 17 pounds, the 12eDRIVE boasts an aluminum frame and BMX style forks.

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The 16eDRIVE is suited for slightly taller riders or those with more miles under their little belts. The bike has a high-output motor that is slightly more powerful than the 12eDRIVE. It is fitted with larger 16-inch wheels and a increased 17-nch seat height.

The safe, thermally protected 20V battery delivers 30-60 mins run time 30 to 60 minutes of fun-filled run-time. Light, portable, robust, and intuitive, both models offer quick charging. The three progressive power modes give kids their first experience of powered speed and a chance to experience the freedom and empowerment of a throttle. 

KTM eDRIVE Electric Balance Bike
Photo: KTM

Additionally, for little fashionistas, KTM’s 2022 PowerWear catalog has a mix of eye-catching apparel. The lightweight STATUS helmet was designed especially for KTM’s electric balance bike riders with washable, moisture-wicking liners, cheek pads, and an adjustable peak. Kids can pair their helmet with anti-fog and anti-scratch goggles. To complete your little rippers’ look, the GRAVITY-FX eDRIVE shirt gives mini-racers the same type of material and fabric performance as their motocross idols.

Photo by Brett Willhelm

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