KTM 390 ABS Duke Vs Kawasaki Ninja 300 ABS
KTM 390 Duke is a new launch from the Bajaj in India. 90 duke is the much awaited model in India and released on June 25th, 2013. It is available in India for 1.80 lakh. With a standard ABS the price is really awesome. Kawasaki Ninja 300 is one of the dream bike of young boys who loves sports bikes.
The bike launched in indie by the Bajaj which is priced Rs. 3.5 lakhs. Kawasaki Ninja 300 ABS variant priced Rs. 3.7 lakhs. It have an added feature of ABS, other than technically remains the same as the standard Ninja 300. If you are confused with the selection of best one sports bike check the comparison below and make your decision.
In India the Kawasaki Ninja 300 ABS available in two color options including green and white. Both are available in single variant only.
Look, style and Dimensions
In case of Kawasaki Ninja 300 ABS, no doubt the look is sharp and aggressive from exterior, that is the plus point of this bike. It features front sharp twin headlights, V-shaped pointed visor, black colored rear view mirrors, edgy front fender, alloy wheels, LED tail light etc enhancing the appealing of bike on ride. It measures 2015.00 mm x 715.00 mm x 1110.00 mm dimensions.
KTM 390 Duke is naked bike and said to be the best mid ranged bike in India available in this category. The picture perfect look is really eye catching. The big single sporty bike shares lot with the 200 duke. Sharp angles and steep creases, orange smart wheels, powerful headlight, flat handlebar, illuminated switches, nice grip,10 spoke alloy wheel, dog-leg shaped control levers, LED tail light, rear view mirrors etc enhances the aggressiveness of this bike.
Engine Performance and Mileage
Kawasaki Ninja 300 Powered by the 296cc Four-stroke, Parallel-twin engine which makes power out put of 39 Bhp @ 11000 rpm and 27 Nm @ 10000 rpm torque on ride. You will get 28.00kmpl mileage in highway and around 22kmpl in city on ride from this bike. Engine mated with 6 Manual gears, Wet multi-disc, manual offers good performance. Top speed attainable for this bike is 160kmph.
Powering the Duke is a Four-stroke, 375cc, single-cylinder, liquid cooled- fuel-injected engine offers power of 44 BHP at 9500 rpm and a torque of 35 Nm at 7250 rpm. Engine weight is 36kg. 6 speed gear box offers good transmission. Ground clearance 172mm helps in better ride in Indian roads. The company offers it can reach 0-100km/hr in 7 seconds. KTM 390 Duke offered mileage is around 22-25km/ltr
Safety and comfort on ride
The Duke loaded with Four piston, radial caliper, 300mm disc front brakes and Single piston, 230mm disc rear brakes along with ABS provides excellent safety measures. WP 43mm upside down forks suspension used in front and in rear WP Monoshock suspension. The bike will be very comfortable to ride with all these features.
The Ninja 300 features 140.00 mm Ground Clearance, 1405.00 mm Wheelbase, Pass-light, Black Mag Wheels, Tubeless tyre, 37mm telescopic Suspension(Front), Linked rear monoshock Suspension(Rear) etc. The braking is really good with the 290 mm Nissin discs Brakes in front, 220mm Nissin discs Brakes(Rear). It also features Stand Alarm, Digital Fuel Guage, Self Start, Analogue Tacho Meter, Digital Speedometer and Trip Meter,Passenger Footrest, Step-up Seat, Low Fuel/oil/battery Indicator etc for your safety and comfort.
Technical Specifications of KTM 390 Duke and Kawasaki Ninja 300
Features of the model of bike
KTM 390 Duke ABS
Kawasaki Ninja 300 ABS
|Engine||4-stroke, Single-cylinder engine||Four-stroke, Parallel-twin|
|Max power||44 BHP at 9500 rpm||39 Bhp @ 11000 rpm|
|Max torque||35 Nm at 7250 rpm||28 Nm @ 10000 rpm|
|clutch||In oil bath||Wet multi-disc, manual|
|Gears||6 Speed||6 Speed|
|Chassis||Steel Trellis Frame||Tube diamond, Steel|
|Cooling of engine||Liquid cooling||Liquid Cooling|
|Ground clearance||170.00 mm||140.00 mm|
|Fuel tank||11.00 ltrs||17.00 ltrs|
|Weight||154.00 kg||174.00 kg|
|Wheelbase||1367.00 mm||1405.00 mm|
|Brakes||300mm Disc brake in front||290 mm Nissin discs|
|Breaks (rear)||230mm disc brake||220mm Nissin discs|
|Headlamp||60/55W, H4 type||55/60W halogen|
|Wheel Size||110/70 x 17 – 150/60 x 17 mm||110/70-17 M/C 54S – 140/70-17 M/C 66S mm|
|Colors||white||White and Ninja Green|
Price in India Ex-showroom Delhi
Kawasaki Ninja 300 ABS: Rs. 3,75,000/-
KTM 390 Duke ABS: Rs. 1,80,000/-