After a long era of media hype, KTM finally launched the 390 Duke for Rs. 1.80 lakh ex showroom Delhi. It sits above the 200cc sibling and boasts all new engine of 373.2 cc wobbling out 43.5 PS of serious power and 35 Nm of torque. “ABS” is added as a standard feature for the customer delight.
Metzeler tyres, aluminum swing arm, aluminum alloys, and more importantly the aerodynamics is proving the orange quotient of brand “Ready to Race” at every point.
390 Duke has an impressive power to weight ratio of 300 Ps/tone, unmatched to any of the bikes ranging near to the 390cc, and also that impressive 145kg of dry weight too is significant. Top speed is 160 km/h and 0-100 km/h is still yet to be known.
Commenting on the occasion, Mr. Amit Nandi, Vice President, Bajaj Probiking, said, “With its powerful engine, light weight and easy handling 390 Duke will be equally rewarding both for the professional rider as well as the enthusiast.”