The most thirstily expected KTM 790 Duke has been launched in Indian market at a tag of 8.64 Lakhs (NRs 13.82 Lakh).
The KTM 790 Duke represents the foremost agile and technically advanced street weapon for riders preferring the undiluted and distinctive thrill of riding a unadorned motorbike. For people who need to additional sharpen “The Scalpel” in their vision, a good vary of specially developed KTM Power Parts and KTM Power Wear is additionally offered.
Powered by the all-new LC8c engine, the new DUKE is KTM’s initial parallel twin cylinder power plant and its 799cc capability punches out a formidable 105 H.P. and 87 Nm with relentless drive and smoothness from low rate to the single out.
This performance power package conjointly plays a double role as a stressed member for its distinctive and dynamic chassis. With the engine being therefore compact, this allowed KTM’s chassis engineers to fulfill the idea transient of the KTM 790 DUKE and deliver a brilliant agile and precise handling bike; inculcation rider confidence with every ride and satisfying people who crave corner speed as against brute power.
The KTM 790 Duke gets four riding modes that are Rain, Street, Sport & Track. the ability delivery, throttle input, traction management can dissent with every mode. The track mode will be absolutely custom-made .
Purposeful power and precise handling aside, the new DUKE is additionally armed with the foremost comprehensive array of electronic rider help systems, together with cornering ABS, lean-angle sensitive motorbike traction management (MTC) at the side of four completely different ride modes, a Quick shifter+, launch management and optional KTM MY RIDE smartphone property.
On the physical science front, the KTM 790 Duke gets a comprehensive electrical suit, and is loaded to the gills and comes with four riding modes – Sport, Street, Rain, and Track via the Hieronymus Bosch EMS with RBW. The bike conjointly comes with 9-level traction management, launch management, wheelie management, slipper clutch, and quickshifter. There’s a six-axis IMU-based 9-level traction management with lean-angle sensitivity, cornering ABS with Supermoto mode, engine brake management, launch and wheelie management, and a bi-directional quick-shifter.
The KTM 790 Duke has a formidable power-to-weight magnitude relation of 612 bhp per metric weight unit. it’ll go up against the likes of the Triumph Street Triple, Yamaha MT-09 and therefore the Ducati Monster 821.
KTM 790 Duke value
The KTM 790 Duke has been launched in Indian market at a tag of 8.64 hundred thousand (NRs 13.82 Lakh). If launched in Nepali market the value tag may jump to as high as NRs 33-38 Lakhs.
KTM 790 Duke Specifications
|Engine Type||Parallel Twin Cylinder, 8-Valve, DOHC|
|No. of Cylinders||2|
|Max Power||104.6 PS @ 9000 rpm|
|Max Torque||87 Nm @ 8000 rpm|
|Fuel Capacity||14 L|
|Body Type||Sports Naked Bikes|