The BS6 2020 KTM 250 Duke is one of the most-awaited bikes from the Austrian manufacturer that has been recently reviewed by Dino’s Vault in a walkaround video. The motorcycle has been strategically placed in the brand’s portfolio to fill the void between the KTM Duke 390 and the Duke 200 category.
The updated motorcycle is expected to be launched in the coming days while the new price tag has been revealed ahead of its official launch. The 2020 KTM 250 Duke will be available in the market at a price tag of INR 2 lakhs (ex-showroom).
Coming to the walkaround video, the motorcycle has been updated with two new dual-tone colour schemes which include the combination of black/orange and grey/black. Both the colour variants of the 2020 model of the motorcycle have been imparted with minimally revised graphics while the paint scheme is now more premium.
2020 KTM 250 Duke
Walkaround Review by Dino’s Vault
The BS6-compliant engine has added much more refinement to the ride while the overall design language adds to its visual appeal. The black/orange colour variant of the 2020 KTM 250 Duke has been equipped with orange alloy wheels while the grey/black paint scheme variant features black alloy wheels with orange accents.
In addition to this, the brand has equipped wth motorcycle with an additional catalytic convertor further complying with the more stringent BS6 emission norms. According to the reviewer, there has been no alteration offered to the power and torque values of the BS6-compliant variant when compared to the BS4 version.
The 2020 model of the Duke 250 continues to be powered by the 248.8cc, single-cylinder, liquid-cooled engine that is capable of offering maximum power of 30HP @ 9000 rpm and a peak torque of 24Nm @ 7500 rpm. The engine comes mated to a 6-speed transmission.
The suspension continues to be handled by USD forks at the front while the rear has been equipped with a monoshock absorber. The updated motorcycle features disc brakes on either side mated to dual-channel ABS as standard.
Video Source: Dino’s Vault