The much awaited KTM RC390 2016 launched in India with slipper clutch option. The bike earlier showcased at last year’s EICMA show in Milan, Italy. When the KTM RC390 2016 comes to India, there is some key features missing but the pricing remains unchanged.
KTM RC390 2016 equipped with an always-on headlight and looks stylish and hot on external. The most significant option of the bike is its slipper clutch. This special option can enhance the track-focussed capabilities of this bike.
KTM RC390 2016 can reach 179 kmph top speed. This will offer you 28 kmpl mileage in highway and 22kmpl in city. Instrument cluster is fully digital type. Other facilities includes Electric Start, Pillion Footrest, Pass Light, Step-up Seat/Split Seat and Engine Kill Switch.
This sports bike powered by 373.2 cc 1-cylinder 4-stroke engine, water-cooled engine. This makes 43 Bhp @ 9000 rpm power and 35 Nm @ 7000 rpm torque on ride. Engine mated to 6 speed, claw shifted gears for smooth transmission.
KTM RC390 2016 supports 300mm Disc brake with four-pot brake caliper brake in front. Rear gets 230mm disc brake with one-pot brake caliper, floating brake discs. There is also ABS. Front suspension of the bike is WP Suspension Up Side Down. Rear gets WP Monoshock.
KTM RC390 2016 lacks the headlight on/off switch. This is some what useful during bad weather conditions in highways. The ride-by-wire system, canister exhaust and larger front disc options also deleted from this bike by KTM. You can purchase the KTM RC390 2016 for Rs 2,13,504, ex-Showroom, New Delhi (INR 2,37,373 on-road New Delhi).