KTM has unveiled the All-new 390 Duke at the EICMA which has more aggressive design than previous
Ktm is the renowned Austrian bike manufacturers in the world and have it’s headquarter based in Austria. KTM are famous for their off-road, endure and street bikes. The punchline for KTM is “Ready to Race” and this character is indicate well in its range of motorcycles. The Austrian bike maker made their bikes into the Indian market with the help of Bajaj two wheeler which currently hold the majority stake of the market. By joining hands with the Chakan based two-wheeler giant, KTM was able to get the benefits of engineering that Bajaj brought along. The first motorcycle launched by the Austria based KTM in India was the 200 Duke street bike.
In 200cc Segment, single-cylinder motor was a hit among Indian buyers owing to its stunning stylish look & it was first mass market motorcycle to offer upside down works.
The second motorcycle to enter India was the KTM Duke 390. Although styling of both the KTM Duke bikes was offerings remain same what made the 390 Duke revolutionary was the hardware. It provided a scorching motor churning out & Indian buyers had the option of buying a best performance bike without shelling out a fortune and it boasted features like switchable ABS & Metzeler tyres. In 2014 KTM also rode in the faired duo of RC 390 and RC200 trying to expand its Indian portfolio to four motorcycles.