KTM 790 Adventure Concept showcased

KTM showcased the 790 Adventure bike, sadly it’s still a concept, but the future looks promising in the mid-range Adventure bike segment!

The Austrian two-wheeler giant is well-known for its tarmac tearing bikes, but KTM also has its fair share of off-road bikes as well. And they are capable too with genuine off-road cred as can be seen in the intro video of the KTM 790 Adventure bike!

The KTM 790 Adventure will be powered by the 790 cc LC8 parallel twin that does duty on the recently launched KTM Duke 790. It will be suitably tweaked to suit the off-road riding style of the bike with a kerb-weight of about 430 to 440 pounds.

Middle weight adventure bikes are currently the motorcycle segment in demand around the world and KTM wants to get into the action with the 790 Adventure. In concept guise for now, the KTM 790 Adventure will enter production soon to take on the rest of its rivals in this segment, like the Triumph Tiger 800 that just received a refresh. BMW also has the F850 version of the smaller GS.

The KTM sure has dedicated fans with its off-road motocross bikes in courtesy with Red Bull racing. So a road-going adventure off-road bike will be well come by many!

KTM 790 Adventure

Variant Name KTM 790 Adventure
Type Adventure
Shades Orange
Current Status Upcoming
EXPECTED PRICE & LAUNCH DATE
Expected Price INR 7.50 Lakh
Launch Date 1st Half of 2018
ENGINE & GEARBOX
Displacement 799 cc
No. of Cylinders 2
No. of Gears 6
Maximum Power 105 HP
Maximum Torque 85 NM
Engine Description New 799cc Parallel-Twin Engine
Fuel System Electronic Fuel Injection
Lubrication Semi dry-sump lubrication
Fuel Type Petrol
Immobilizer  Yes
Clutch Wet Multi-plate
BRAKES & SUSPENSION
Front Brake 300 mm Dual Disc
Rear Brake 240 mm Single Disc
Anti-lock Braking System (ABS)  Yes
Front Suspension 43 mm WP Telescopic Forks
Rear Suspension WP Mono-shock
WHEELS & TYRES
Front Wheel 17-inch
Rear Wheel 17-inch
Wheel Type Alloys
Tubeless Tyres  Yes
Wheels  Alloys/Wire-spoke

 

INSTRUMENT CONSOLE
Speedometer  Yes
Tachometer  Yes
Trip Meter  Yes
Odometer  Yes
Clock  Yes
ABS Light  Yes
RPM/Gear Display  Yes
Fuel Gauge  Yes
Low Fuel Warning Light  Yes
Gear Indicator  Yes
Service Reminder  Yes
Low Oil Indicator  Yes
Low Battery Indicator  Yes
Gear Shift Light  Yes
Engine Check Indicator  Yes
Rev-limiter Indicator  Yes
COMFORT & CONVENIENCE
Electric Start  Yes
Step-up Seat/Split Seat   —
Pillion Grabrail   —
Stand Alarm  Yes
Pass Light  Yes
Pillion Footrest   —
Engine Kill Switch  Yes
BATTERY
Battery Type MF
LIGHTING
Head Light LED
Tail Light LED

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