KTM Duke 390: The Hue of Madness

KTM Duke 390

The numbers
Engine: 375cc, single-cyl
Power: 43bhp@9500rpm
Torque: 35Nm@7250rpm
Transmission: 6M
0-100kph: 5.5 seconds (claimed)
Top Speed: 165kph (claimed)
Price: 1.8 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi)

Pros: Brings a whole new level of power to the small Dukes, handles even better than before
Cons: Looks the same, ride quality remains to be confirmed on our roads

The verdict
It’s a must-have proposition. When was the last time we got 40+bhp in a motorcycle made in India?

Rating: 8/10