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2022 KTM 390 Journey and 250 Journey get minor updates | Autocar India

Written by Ravi Kapoor

Revealed On Dec 02, 2021 08:22:00 PM

The adjustments on KTMs small capability ADVs embody up to date electronics and redesigned alloy wheels.

The KTM 390 Journey has obtained its first replace since its launch with a number of new options coming subsequent 12 months.

  • Two modes for traction management
  • New alloys and new colors
  • No mechanical adjustments

The KTM 390 Journey now has two modes for its traction management (TC) system. Avenue mode gives regular ranges of intervention whereas off-road mode permits for some stage of rear wheel slip earlier than reigning within the energy.

The up to date electronics can even be certain that the bike will stay in off-road TC mode in case of a short fall or stall. This was a earlier annoyance the place the bike would revert to straightforward TC mode even when the rider briefly stalled the bike off-road and the TC was turned off. Nevertheless, it’s unclear as of now whether or not the up to date system will flip the TC again on after a stall/fall if the rider has turned it utterly off.

The 2022 mannequin additionally will get a brand new alloy wheel design with 10 spokes as a substitute of the sooner 12. KTM says that this new design has resulted in a stronger development. The 390 Journey will probably be out there in two new colors, together with a brand new Blue/Orange scheme impressed by the corporate’s GP race bikes.

Mechanically, the KTM 390 Journey continues as earlier than, with a tubular metal trellis body and a 43hp, 37Nm, liquid-cooled 373.4cc engine.

The 2022 KTM 250 Journey can even get the brand new alloy wheel design and the 2 new color schemes for subsequent 12 months. Anticipate each fashions to be launched in India quickly.

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