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KTM 390 Duke Vs KTM 390 Adventure Vs Ducati Monster 821 comparison


KTM 390 Duke Vs KTM 390 Adventure Vs Ducati Monster 821 Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the 390 Duke Vs 390 Adventure Vs Monster 821 on carandbike to make an informed buying decision as to which bike to buy in 2021. This comparison has been carried out on the basis of prices, engine specifications, mileage, and features of these two-wheelers.

390 Duke Vs 390 Adventure Vs Monster 821 – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the KTM 390 Duke in New Delhi starts at ₹ 2.71 Lakh. On the other hand, Ducati Monster 821 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 10.99 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 11.15 Lakh for range topping model Lastly, the KTM 390 Adventure starts at ₹ 3.1 Lakh.

SummaryKTM 390 DukeKTM 390 AdventureDucati Monster 821
Price₹ 2.71 Lakh₹ 3.1 Lakh₹ 10.99 Lakh
Body TypeSportsOff RoadSports
Mileage35.00 Kmpl25.00 Kmpl13.00 Kmpl
Power43.00 bhp33.00 bhp112.00 bhp
Engine373.2 CC373.0 CC821.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

390 Duke Vs 390 Adventure Vs Monster 821 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the KTM 390 Duke base engine returns 35 Kmpl. The Ducati Monster 821 base returns 13 Kmpl. The KTM 390 Adventure basic model, on the other hand, gives 25 Kmpl.

390 Duke Vs 390 Adventure Vs Monster 821 – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the KTM 390 Duke gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Ducati Monster 821 comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the KTM 390 Adventure is offered in bhp Petrol engine.


Engine CC 373.2 cc373.0 cc821.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 112
Max Power 43 bhp @ 9000 rpm33 bhp @ 9000 rpm112 bhp @ 9250 rpm
Max Torque 37 Nm @ 7000 rpm37 Nm @ 7000 rpm89.4 Nm @ 7750 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 444
Fuel Delivery Fuel Injection SystemElectronic Fuel InjectionElectronic Fuel Injection
Cooling System Liquid Cooled Liquid CooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf StartSelf Start
Bore 89 mm89N/A
Compression 12:88:1N/AN/A
Emission Standard BS VIN/AN/A
EMS Bosch EMS with Ride by Wire Bosch EMS with RBWN/A
Stroke 60 mm60N/A
Emission Stan N/ABS VIN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 13.4 L14.5 L17.5 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 2.5 LN/AN/A
Mileage 35.00 Kmpl25.00 Kmpl13.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 167 kg158 kg205 kg
Length 2072 mm2154 mm2170 mm
Width 831 mm900 mm800 mm
Height 1109 mm1400 mm1055 mm
Wheelbase 1357 mm1430 mm1480 mm
Ground Clearance 151 mm200 mmN/A
Seat Height 823 mm855 mm785 mm


No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch 7 Plate PASC Antihopping Clutch, Mechanically OperatedPASC™ Antihopping Clutch, Mechanically OperatedAPTC Slipper And Self-servo Wet Multiplate Clutch With Control Cable

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Split Trellis Frame, Powder CoatedSteel Trellis FrameTubular Steel Trellis Frame Attached To The Cylinders Head
Front Suspension WP Upside-down Ø 43 MmWP Apex 43mm Upside Down SuspensionUpside Down 43mm Forks
Rear Suspension WP Monoshock ,10 Step AdjustWP Apex Shock AbsorberProgressive Linkage With Adjustable Monoshock. Aluminium Double-sided Swingarm
Frame Design Spilt-Steel trellis Frame ,Power CoatedN/AN/A
Suspension Travel (Front) 142 mmN/AN/A
Suspension Travel (Rear) 60 mmN/AN/A


Front Brake Type Four-Pistion Radial Fixed Calliper Brake DiscDiscDual Discs
Rear Brake Type Single-Pistion Floating Calliper Brake DiscDiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 320 mm320 mm320 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 230 mm230 mm245 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches17 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 110/70 X 17N/A120/70 ZR 17 Pirelli Diablo Rosso II
Rear Tyre 150/60 X 17N/A180/60 ZR17 Pirelli Diablo Rosso II


Battery 12VN/AMaintenance Free
Headlight LEDLEDHalogen

Standard Features

Gear Indicatortickcrosstick
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatorcrossticktick
Low Battery Indicatortickcrosstick
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailtickticktick
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigital-Digital
Tripmeter Counttickticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
9MB ABS Brakestick--
Bosch 9.1 MP ABS systemcross--
Brembo Braking Systemcross--
Ducati Multimedia Systemcross--
Instrument Has Everything That Distinguishes A Genuine KTMtick--
LCD instrument panelcross--
Telescopic Fork Suspension tick--
Adjustable footpeg position-cross-
Adjustable handlebar position-cross-
Setting-adjustable motocross ECU-cross-

Additonal Features

Bosch Dual channel (with supermoto)tick--
Ergonomics Provides Plenty Of Space & Freedom Of Movementtick--
Silencer Is Positioned Close To The Bike'S Overall Centre Of Gravitytick--

Key Features

Launch Control Mode-cross-

Competitor of KTM 390 Duke

Competitor of KTM 390 Adventure

Competitor of Ducati Monster 821

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