KTM 390 Duke Review

The KTM 390 Duke has recently taken all the headlines in the world for its unique design and performance. It is a powerful bike and one that offers great comfort, thus making it even more desirable amongst riders.

The Engine

The engine is an LC8 single-cylinder liquid-cooled 4 stroke 375cc motor with a 44 bhp at 9000 rpm, making it quite a performer amongst other competitive bikes.

It’s responsible for providing this two-wheeler beast enough power to reach incredible speeds within seconds and is also capable of dashing off from a standstill. The KTM 390 DUKE also offers users riding in 4 modes- Sport, Street, Rain and Track.

Maximum speed is no less than 143 km/hr

Fuel consumption is relatively low as it gives 12.5 kmpl of mileage which most consider being more average given that this bike has high-performance capabilities!

The Chassis

The motorcycle has a lightweight chassis with cast aluminum twin beam frame, which offers comfort and stability to the rider.

Suspension duties are taken care of by the WP USD forks at front and monoshock at the rear while providing outstanding control on uneven surfaces, bad roads etc.

Brakes

The braking system is fantastic with its 300mm disc at the front and 230mm one at rear, offering excellent stopping power even when dealing with high speeds!

Design and Comfort

This two-wheeler is available in 3 eye-catching colors- Orange, White and Black, which makes it popular amongst first-time buyers! It comes with an all-new graphics package, well-designed fuel tank and an additional fly screen for additional protection from the wind.

Adjustable seat height is available, which means that it can be adjusted according to one’s comfort, offering a comfortable ride even on long routes!

Final Thoughts

If you are looking for an aggressive street bike with excellent performance, a decent amount of power, and comfort, this KTM 390 DUKE is an answer to your prayers!

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