- The KTM 390 Adventure has a sporty design character.
- It has got smooth power delivery.
- This adventure bike is being built in India.
- Available at an ex-showroom price of Rs 3,16,601.
The KTM brand made its entry to the adventure bike segment through the launch of the 2021 KTM 390 adventure. It is the most awaited motorcycle globally. Globally it was unveiled at the EICMA Motorcycle Show in 2019 and in India at the India Bike Week in 2019.
2021 KTM 390 Adventure
The KTM 390 adventure has got a liquid-cooled, single-cylinder, 4 strokes, 373 CC engine. This engine churns out 43.5 PS at 9000 rpm and 37 nm at 7000rpm. This makes the adventure Tourer a very agile and smooth machine. Twin overhead camshaft, for valves and electronic fuel injection, gives outstanding power. The balance shaft gives peak smoothness. To enable easy air intake channels, to shorten the distance of air to flow into the combustion chamber and for the gas flow to the 2 catalytic converters, 390 Adventure is made very lightweight and has very compact construction. The 2 catalytic converters and the fuel tank ventilation system used in the 390 Adventure improve the emission values and prevent the fuel vapours from releasing into the environment. This makes it very ecofriendly and pretty much complaint to the strict emission standards. A 6 speed transmission is fitted to the 390 Adventure. This allows for a smooth gear shift.
Brakes & Suspension
The 19-inch front and 17-inch rear alloy setup of the 390 Adventure are wrapped with Metzeler Tourance rubber. It also features a non-adjustable inverted fork and long travel USD front forks and a long travel mono-shock suspension at the rear. The 320 mm front and 230 mm rear disc brakes with switchable dual-channel Anti-Braking System (ABS) with offroad mode and traction control are included in the braking power.
Features and Design
The KTM 390 Adventure comes with an extra lightweight and extremely stable trellis frame. Well, this is the reason for its stability and agile performance. As signature elements, the die-cast and open-lattice swingarm are used. It has got a pack of features. The front design of the KTM 390 Adventure looks pretty much similar to the KTM 790 Adventure and is based on the 390 Duke. Following its tradition, it has got vertical spilt LED headlights and a very minimalistic wind deflector, and a windscreen. To have comfortable long rides, there is an upright sitting position with center set footpegs. There are also grab rails at the rear. The LED headlamps are extended along with the tank. The seat is 390 mm wider for the rider and the pillion. The KTM 390 Adventure comes up with knuckle guards and a bash plate for the protection of the engine.
To have a safe and fun off-roading experience, the riders are offered features like- switchable and lean-angle sensitive traction control. A TFT screen is offered with smartphone connectivity and this provides optional turn-by-turn navigation and a standard 12 V charging port.
2021 KTM 390 Adventure – Colors and Price
The 390 Adventure comes in 2 vibrant colors- White and Orange. This Adventure bike is available at an ex-showroom price of Rs 3,16,601.
The 2021 KTM 390 adventure comes with packs of features and good wind protection and highway cruising abilities. It has many safety features like- TCS and Anti Breaking System. It has proved to be one of the excellent touring motorcycles.