More power, torque, features, and a similar weight compared to its rival, the BMW G310GS
The small adventure bike is arriving at American dealerships in May at a price tag of $6,199 MSRP. Compared to the BMW G310GS, the Austrian bike costs $400 more. It features a 373cc single-cylinder engine making 32 kW (43hp) and 27 lb-ft (37 Nm) of torque.
The small adventure bike segment is getting crowded with models such as Honda CRF250 Rally and CB500X, Royal Enfield Himalayan, Kawasaki Versys-X 300, Suzuki V-Strom 250 and last but not least BMW G310GS and KTM 390 Adventure.
Priced at $6,199 MSRP. The KTM 390 Adventure costs $400 more compared to the G310GS, but offers extras like a connectivity dash, adjustable suspension, IMU-powered traction control and cornering ABS. You can watch our KTM 390 Adventure review.
The adventure bike comes with a 373cc single-cylinder engine delivering 32 kW (43 hp) @ 9,500 rpm and 27 lb-ft (37 Nm) of torque at 7,000 rpm. It's the same power unit fitted on the 390 Duke.
Also, the adventure bike is fitted with a WP fork having 170 mm of travel, a 3.7 gal (14 litres) fuel tank, 19-inch front wheel while the wet weight sits as 379 lbs (172 kg).
Looking to its main rival, the BMW G310GS offers a 313cc single-cylinder delivering 25 kW (34 hp) @ 9,500 rpm and 21 lb-ft (28 Nm) of torque at 7,500 rpm. Moreover, the bike has a 19-inch front wheel and a 2.9 gal (11-litres) fuel tank. The fork travel is 180 mm, the bike is fitted with ABS and the wet weight sits at 374 lbs (169 kg). US price tag is $5,795.