2023 KTM 390 Adventure breaks cover; gets spoked wheels

Gajanan Kashikar Updated: February 02, 2023, 12:52 PM IST

Austrian two-wheeler manufacturer KTM has revealed the 2023 KTM 390 Adventure. This update has brought spoked wheels to the motorcycle, providing it with the long-awaited and much-needed update. Meanwhile, it also gets new colour schemes for the latest model year.

New KTM 390 Adventure Spoked Wheels: Design

The 390 Adventure is one of the most popular and sought-after adventure tourers in the sub-500cc segment. It carries the same design language as the previous model but with fresh graphics and new paint jobs.

New KTM 390 Adventure Spoked Wheels: Mechanicals and Features

With this model year update, KTM has finally given the 390 Adventure much-needed spoked wheels setup, providing it with more off-road-oriented capability. The spoked wheels are paired with 19-inch and 17-inch at the front and rear, respectively. 

Other features include WP Apex suspension with compression, rebound, and preload adjustability; ride-by-wire, traction control, cornering ABS, slipper clutch, a five-inch colour TFT display, LED headlight and taillight, and Bybre brakes, among others.

New KTM 390 Adventure Spoked Wheels: Powertrain

Powering the KTM 390 Adventure is the same 373cc, liquid-cooled, single-cylinder engine that generates 44PS at 9,000rpm and 37Nm of torque at 7,000rpm. This motor is coupled to a six-speed gearbox. Meanwhile, the motorcycle weighs 172kg when fully fueled.

New KTM 390 Adventure Spoked Wheels: India launch and Price

Although there has not been any official announcement, we expect KTM to launch the spoked wheel version of the 2023 390 Adventure in India in the coming months. The brand may sell the spoked wheel variant alongside the on-sale alloy wheel model. While the on-sale model in India costs Rs 3.37 lakh, the upcoming 2023 390 Adventure could attract a higher premium.

Price (Ex-Delhi)
Starts Rs 2,99,000
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