White KTM Duke 390 Officially Goes On-Sale in India: KTM 390 Duke was launched back in 2017 for INR 2,25,730 (ex-showroom) in India. Price revision from KTM has taken the price up by a considerable margin to INR 2,39,272 in 2018.
The motorcycle was first offered in the Orange shade while fans were always curious about the White shade available internationally. Good news comes for all those as KTM has launched the limited edition White shade in India. It’s still unknown that how many units will KTM allot for the Indian market.
Surprisingly, the motorcycle is manufactured in India and exports for the same for all countries are operated from here only. 390 Duke is currently the flagship motorcycle in the company lineup. Its recent price tag is even higher than the race spec RC 390 as KTM has added all-new features into the street fighter.
The 373.2 cc, single cylinder engine has been differently tuned on the new 390 Duke, pushing out a max of 43.5 PS at 9000 rpm and 37 Nm at 7000 rpm. The engine is BS4 compliant and carries the highest torque value available among all other KTM motorcycles. The weight, however, went up to 163 kg on the 2017 variant. Some features on the new model are exclusive to itself and are not offered on any other KTM model in India.
The all-new TFT instrument console with colored display can even help the rider connect his/her phone with the motorcycle. It gets an all exclusive new LED headlight.
Important features that it shares with the RC 390 includes ride by wire throttle, 320mm front disc brake, dual channel ABS and Metzeler tyres. KTM now offers a bigger 13.5 liter steel fuel tank on the 2017 KTM 390 Duke.
KTM has even updated the setup with a new plate that keeps heat away from rider’s feet. Radiator fan will no work faster than before while console also gets a software update.