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KTM RC 390 Vs KTM 390 Duke Vs KTM 390 Adventure comparison


KTM RC 390 Vs KTM 390 Duke Vs KTM 390 Adventure Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the RC 390 Vs 390 Duke Vs 390 Adventure 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.

RC 390 Vs 390 Duke Vs 390 Adventure – 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, KTM RC 390 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 2.66 Lakh Lastly, the KTM 390 Adventure starts at ₹ 3.17 Lakh.

SummaryKTM RC 390KTM 390 DukeKTM 390 Adventure
Price₹ 2.66 Lakh₹ 2.71 Lakh₹ 3.17 Lakh
Body TypeSportsSportsOff Road
Mileage35.00 Km/l35.00 Km/l25.00 Km/l
Power44.00 bhp43.00 bhp33.00 bhp
Engine373.2 CC373.2 CC373.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

RC 390 Vs 390 Duke Vs 390 Adventure – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the KTM 390 Duke base engine returns 35 Km/l. The KTM RC 390 base returns 35 Km/l. The KTM 390 Adventure basic model, on the other hand, gives 25 Km/l.

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

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


Engine CC 373.2 cc373.2 cc373.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 111
Max Power 44 bhp @ 9000 rpm43 bhp @ 9000 rpm33 bhp @ 9000 rpm
Max Torque 36 Nm @ 7000 rpm37 Nm @ 7000 rpm37 Nm @ 7000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 444
Fuel Delivery Fuel Injection SystemFuel Injection SystemElectronic Fuel Injection
Cooling System Liquid CooledLiquid Cooled Liquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf StartSelf Start
Emission BS VIN/AN/A
Bore N/A89 mm89
Compression N/A12:88:1N/A
Emission Standard N/ABS VIN/A
EMS N/ABosch EMS with Ride by Wire Bosch EMS with RBW
Stroke N/A60 mm60
Emission Stan N/AN/ABS VI

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 10.0 L13.4 L14.5 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 1.5 L2.5 LN/A
Mileage 35.00 Km/l35.00 Km/l25.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 147 kg167 kg158 kg
Length 1978 mm2072 mm2154 mm
Width 688 mm831 mm900 mm
Height 1098 mm1109 mm1400 mm
Wheelbase 1340 mm1357 mm1430 mm
Ground Clearance 178 mm151 mm200 mm
Seat Height 820 mm823 mm855 mm


No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch PASC™ Antihopping Clutch, Mechanically Operated7 Plate PASC Antihopping Clutch, Mechanically OperatedPASC™ Antihopping Clutch, Mechanically Operated

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Steel Trellis Frame, Powder CoatedSplit Trellis Frame, Powder CoatedSteel Trellis Frame
Front Suspension WP Upside-down 43 MmWP Upside-down Ø 43 MmWP Apex 43mm Upside Down Suspension
Rear Suspension WP MonoshockWP Monoshock ,10 Step AdjustWP Apex Shock Absorber
Frame Design N/ASpilt-Steel trellis Frame ,Power CoatedN/A
Suspension Travel (Front) N/A142 mmN/A
Suspension Travel (Rear) N/A60 mmN/A


Front Brake Type DiscFour-Pistion Radial Fixed Calliper Brake DiscDisc
Rear Brake Type DiscSingle-Pistion Floating Calliper Brake DiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 320 mm320 mm320 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 230 mm230 mm230 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches17 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 110/70 X 17110/70 X 17N/A
Rear Tyre 150/60 X 17150/60 X 17N/A


Battery 12V/8Ah12VN/A
Headlight Projector HeadlampsLEDLED
Tail Light LED Tail LampLEDLED

Standard Features

Gear Indicatorticktickcross
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatorcrosscrosstick
Low Battery Indicatorcrosstickcross
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailcrossticktick
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigital-
Tripmeter Counttickticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
17 Inch Orange Wheelstickcross-
9MB ABS Brakescrosstick-
Brand New Twin Headlighttickcross-
Instrument Has Everything That Distinguishes A Genuine KTMcrosstick-
Integrated Blinkers As A Special Feature The RCtickcross-
Pillion Ride Seat tickcross-
Telescopic Forktickcross-
Telescopic Fork Suspension crosstick-
Thin Tail Fitting Perfectly Into The Pure Racing Looktickcross-
Heat Management Technology--cross
Large-Volume Bodywork & Adventure-Style Design--cross
Long-Travel Suspension--cross
Powerful Parallel Twin Engine--cross

Additonal Features

100% Digital LCD Displaytickcross-
A Brand New Steel Fuel Tank With 9.5L Capacitytickcross-
Bosch Dual channel (with supermoto)crosstick-
Ergonomics Provides Plenty Of Space & Freedom Of Movementcrosstick-
Handlebars & Switches Contributes To A Sporty & Aggressive Riding Positiontickcross-
Silencer Is Positioned Close To The Bike'S Overall Centre Of Gravitycrosstick-
Triple Clamps Are Eye-Catchers & Together With The Clip On Handlebarstickcross-
Assist & Slipper Clutch--cross

Key Features

Competitor of KTM RC 390

Competitor of KTM 390 Duke

Competitor of KTM 390 Adventure

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