Revolutionary. Puristic. Radical. In the form of the production version of the KTM X-BOW, Austrian manufacturer KTM presented its interpretation of a super sports car for the 21st century in 2008. "We wanted to take Colin Chapman's idea of a spartan, lightweight sports car reduced to the bare essentials and transfer it into the new millennium – with as many technological innovations as possible", says KTM CEO Stefan Pierer, reflecting on the development of the first four-wheeled model in the company's history.