The ‘original’ KTM Duke – a pure, unadulterated single-cylinder motorcycle – has been revived in the form of the KTM Duke 690 ABS. This bike retains the intensive and elemental ride dynamics. However, the KTM Duke 690 has been much improved especially in terms of smoothness, room for a pillion passenger and long-distance ability. With the most cutting-edge series production single-cylinder and a precision chassis with a wealth of brilliant components, turn every trip on the KTM Duke 690 into an incomparably unforgettable riding experience.
KTM Duke 690 Technical Details
|Design||Single-cylinder, 4-stroke, spark-ignition engine, liquid-cooled|
|Performance||50 kW (67 hp)|
|Starting aid||Electric starter, automatic decompressor|
|Transmission||6-speed, claw shifted|
|Engine lubrication||Pressure lubrication with 2 Eaton pumps|
|Primary gear ratio||36:79|
|Secondary gear ratio||16:40|
|Cooling system||Liquid cooling system, continuous circulation of cooling liquid with water pump|
|Clutch||APTC Anti-hopping?clutch / hydraulically operated|
|Ignition system||Contactless, controlled, fully electronic ignition system with digital ignition timing adjustment|
|Frame||Tubular space frame made from chrome molybdenum steel, powder-coated|
|Fork||WP Suspension Up Side Down|
|Shock absorber||WP Suspension with Pro?Lever linkage|
|Suspension travel front||135 mm|
|Suspension travel rear||135 mm|
|Brake system front||Disc brake with radially mounted four-piston brake caliper|
|Brake system rear||Disc brake with single-piston brake caliper, floating|
|Brake discs – diameter front||320 mm|
|Brake discs – diameter rear||240 mm|
|Chain||5/8 x 1/4 X?Ring|
|Steering head angle||63.5°|
|Wheel base||1,466±15 mm|
|Ground clearance (unloaded)||192 mm|
|Seat height (unloaded)||835 mm|
|Total fuel tank capacity approx.||14 l Unleaded premium fuel (95 RON)|
|Weight without fuel approx.||149.5 kg|
KTM Duke 690 Review
Good Looks. High Performance.
With striking looks, low and compact, KTM Duke 690 has shorter wheelbase and a dish saddle weighing 337 pounds. Its easy to maneuver and make twists on tarmac. It has impressive acceleration power that lifts the bar for single. Also, the chassis provides light handling while keeping a stable level. We recommend Duke 690 to all riders who are looking for excellent motorbike that has tough performance on freeway. We listed the top features of KTM Duke 690:
- Fuel Efficient
- Single Cylinder Streetbike
- Twin Spark Ignition
- Power Efficiency
- Ride-by-wire throttle
- ABS can be toggled off
- Anti-lock standard
- Lightweight Trellis Frame
KTM Duke 690 entire gearing is perfect for everyday rides. Its smooth combustion, low fuel consumption and least expensive price makes it the most ideal street Legal KTM.
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