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KTM 790 Duke up to date for 2023, makes much less energy in Europe | Autocar India

Written by Ravi Kapoor

Along with this, the 125 and 390 fashions of the RC and the Duke have gotten new colors internationally.

KTM has reintroduced the 790 Duke in worldwide markets for 2023 and it’s now bought in two variations. The 790 Duke additionally will get two new colors for 2023 – white and orange. KTM has moreover revealed new color schemes for its 125 and 390 Duke and RC fashions in addition to the 890 Duke GP.

  1. 790 Duke will likely be bought in two variations with totally different energy outputs
  2. Each 125 and 390 RC Duke fashions get new colors
  3. KTM 890 Duke GP will get a brand new black colourway

KTM 790 Duke returns in Euro 5 guise: particulars

The 2023 KTM 790 Duke will likely be provided in two totally different output variations. The European markets will get the 95hp mannequin, which might be restricted additional to 47hp for A2-licence holders. All different world markets will get the full-fat 105hp mannequin, though torque stays the identical at 87Nm for each variations. What stays to be seen, nonetheless, is whether or not KTM India intends to carry the 790 Duke again right here because the bike proved to be a tough promote (at KTM’s then excessive asking value of Rs 8.64 lakh, ex-showroom), when 100 items had been introduced right here in CKD type in 2019.

KTM RC, Duke 125, 390 and 890 Duke GP get new colors: particulars

Whereas the Indian market obtained new color choices for the whole Duke line-up some time in the past, the worldwide fashions have simply obtained these new paint schemes.

The identical goes for the GP Editions of the RC 125 and 390, which had been launched right here fairly a while in the past, however are making their option to worldwide markets simply now. Nonetheless, one characteristic the place the worldwide RC fashions have a leg-up over the India-spec ones is that they get a tinted entrance visor as customary.

KTM had unveiled a extra ‘orange’ model of its 890 Duke, within the type of the 890 Duke GP, earlier this yr. Nonetheless, for 2023, KTM has taken a comparatively tame method in terms of the color scheme with the bodywork being black and white and solely the subframe and wheels being completed in orange. For many who favor their KTMs boldly orange, fret not, as a result of the unique orange paint scheme continues to be on sale.

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