An Italian bike tuning firm, Performance Technology has added a turbocharger on to the Yamaha R3 and the KTM RC 390. They are now working on the Kawasaki Ninja 300 to do the same. The quarter-litre bike segment is a popular segment around the world. Affordability and practicality make them sell in good volumes. The […]
KTM RC 390
KTM RC 390 is the full faired version of the Duke 390. KTM has added a full fairing to the Duke 390 along with many other styling changes to convert the street-fighter Duke 390 into a sporty RC 390. The KTM RC 390 is powered by the same 373.2cc, single-cylinder engine which belts out 43.5 PS of power and 35 Nm of torque. Manufactured at Bajaj Auto’s Chakan factory, the KTM RC 390 will be priced at Rs. 2.2 lakhs (ex-showroom) and will compete with the Kawasaki Ninja 300 in the Indian market and Honda CBR500R in global markets. The RC 390 takes design inspiration from the KTM RC8.