KTM Duke 390

KTM Duke 390 NewsKTM Duke 390 is a single-cylinder motorcycle manufactured by Bajaj Auto at its Chakan plant. The KTM Duke 390 uses similar hardware as its younger siblings, the Duke 125 and Duke 200. However the Duke 390 is more powerful, employing a 373cc engine to produce 43.5 PS of power and 35 Nm of torque. The KTM Duke 390 is priced at Rs. 1.80 lakhs (ex-showroom) and comes in only one colour. The Duke 390 is offered with ABS as standard, while rest of the specifications (except the engine) remain largely identical to the Duke 200. KTM uses colours to differentiate the various Duke bikes, which are making waves for offering affordable performance to Indian motorcycle enthusiasts.

KTM Duke 390 Adventure Codenamed KT22, Imported In India

The Duke 390 Adventure will be using the same underpinnings as the street-fighter version but with a host of changes. It will be priced significantly higher in the lineup. KTM has imported two units codenamed ‘KT22’ in the country for R&D purposes that carry the 373.2cc engine under the belly. With little known about these […]

Second Generation KTM Duke 390 Imported To India For R&D

The 2017 KTM Duke 390 has been imported into the country for R&D purposes and will retain the same 374cc engine as per the import records. What can we say about the KTM Duke 390 that has already not been said before. Redefining affordable performance motorcycling in India, the Duke 390 offers outright power at […]

KTM Dealers To Fit Slipper Clutch In Old Duke 390s

The 2015 model year KTM Duke 390s get the slipper clutch factory fitted while the older models can get the slipper clutch dealer fitted at a reasonable amount. You read it first on MotorBeam! While the 2015 model year Duke 390 street-fighter will be available with the slipper clutch as a standard fitment, KTM does […]

Yuvraj Singh’s X12 Is Autologue Design’s Modified KTM Duke 390

The heavily modded KTM Duke 390 has been specially made for Yuvraj Singh’s cancer foundation YouWeCan and will be auctioned off with the proceeds going to charity. While Yuvraj Singh may not be part of the ICC World Cup this year, the Indian player has been diverting his energies towards other interests which include fast […]

KTM Duke 390 Catches Fire At Fuel Pump [Video]

The KTM Duke 390 caught fire due to human negligence and not engine overheating, even though the latter is seen as a common issue with the street-fighter. [youtube:https://www.youtube.com/watch?&v=qrCkExl_PdY 540 375] There are certain rules and advisories that need to be followed when fuelling up at any fuel pump. While most tend to ignore the same, […]

KTM Updates 2015 Duke 390 With 20 Changes Including Slipper Clutch

The KTM Duke 390 gets some noteworthy changes for the 2015 model year reducing the smaller niggles on the bike while also improving the riding experience significantly. KTM and affordable performance have become synonymous not only in India, but globally as well. The kind of menacingly fast performance the KTMs provide have just managed to […]

KTM RC/Duke 390 Get Slipper Clutch For No Added Cost

The KTM RC/Duke 390 are now equipped with a slipper clutch that will exercise better control by offering higher levels of traction under aggressive downshifting. It is an absolute joy for every biker to ride the KTM RC 390 and Duke 390 with their single-cylinder engines unleashing 43 horses of adrenaline rushing fun. With a […]

MRF Launches Revz FC1 & C1 Tyres For KTM Duke/RC 390

MRF has launched tyres specifically for the KTM Duke and RC 390 motorcycles and the same can also be used on the 200 models. The new rubber offers quite the bang for the buck. When KTM announced the Duke 390 in late 2012, every bike enthusiast looking to get their hands on this go-fast machine […]

Metzeler Tyre Set For KTM 390 Priced At Rs. 16,160/-

KTM service centres will replace your worn out tyres for Rs. 16,160/- (for a set). Many of them have started keeping inventory of these imported tyres. When the KTM Duke 390 was launched, many were impressed by the Metzeler Sportec M5 Interact tyres, even stating that they offer grip like its dry in the wet. […]

KTM Begins Testing Updated Duke 125, 200, 390 For MY2016

The 2016 Duke range will get updates to the rear subframe along with changes to the rear number plate hanger and position of the turn indicators. KTM’s overwhelming entry-level street-fighter range comprising of the Duke 125, 200 and 390 have been doing excellently well globally. Manufactured in India at the Bajaj-KTM facility near Pune, the […]