KTM is planing to launch KTM 390 with new design and style. A picturee of the new KTM 390 was out from Bajaj’s Chakan plant. The latest spy image comes courtesy Vignesh Manickavasagam who shared the image of the new 2017 KTM 390 Duke on Facebook.
From the image we can clearly conform that the the 2017 Duke 390 will be completly overhauled with updated design. The headlight was similer to the KTM 1290 SuperDuke. In those , high set LED blinkers are added. The handle bar is black painted and the clutch and break livers comes as adjestable. Another new updates comes with the design of seat. A new tank design with extensions similar to pulsar 200NS. Revised LED tail light and also have a new exhaust.
The current generation KTM 390 Duke, the 2017 model gets bolted tank shrouds with contrasting colour, a trait seen on the biggest Duke from KTM. The new model may also get an exposed sub-frame, again, something that we already saw on the 1290 SuperDuke. The motorcycle will continue to use the Metzeler tyres.
Mechanically, the 2017 KTM 390 Duke will get an updated motor to comply with the Euro 4 emission norms. The current model delivers 43 bhp of power and the number is expected to improve with the 2017 version.
According to the facebook post, The production will start from October 2016. The new KTM 390 will reach in showroom by 2017. we can except a little bit higher prace tag than the current model.