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2008 KTM Duke 690

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2008 KTM Duke 690

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2008 KTM Duke 690 Specifications

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Model Type  Sport
BASE MSRP(US)  $9,498.00
Dealers KTM Dealers
Warranty  12
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Engine:  
Engine Type  Single-Cylinder
Cylinders  1
Engine Stroke  4-Stroke
Cooling  Liquid
Valves  4
Valves Per Cylinder  4
Valve Configuration  OHV
Compression Ratio  11.8:1
Starter  Electric
Fuel Requirements  Regular
Fuel Type  Gas
Transmission:  
Transmission Type  Manual
Number Of Speeds  6
Primary Drive (Rear Wheel)  Chain
Wheels & Tires:  
Front Tire (Full Spec)  120/70 R17
Rear Tire (Full Spec)  160/60 R17
Brakes:  
Front Brake Type  Disc
Rear Brake Type  Disc
Technical Specifications:  
Wheelbase (in/mm)  58 / 1472
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)  3.6 / 13.5

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Just got me one!!
By Paul(Owner), Jan. 11, 2009
Good power, lets you toss it into the corners, slick gearbox, just awesome. I found myself riding it like a motocross bike. shifting sans clutch with no problem. lay it over in a corner open it up and go. very nice. fit and finish is very good. top of the line parts from the handle bars to the... Read Full Review

 

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The ticket for the mountains
By John Kirkpatrick(Owner), Apr. 25, 2009
I am 67 going on 45. You really do not need to get old. My KTM 690 Duke is one of six great bikes I own and drive in the mountains of N.C. If anyone passes you in the turns it is your fault. The lean angle is off the chart. Lots of tourque down low and very strong out of the corners. Purchased the a... Read Full Review

 

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Wow...
By Jeremiah(Owner), Oct. 13, 2008
There's something about the Duke positioning it between reality and dream. When you start up the engine, dis-engage the clutch, and let the beast advance...your brain delivers a sense of freedom. Is it due to the powerful engine; the lightweight easiness, or the perfection of the detailing and mat... Read Full Review

 

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Super awesome bike
By Mark(Owner), Sep. 27, 2008
Nimble, powerful, looks awesome, what else can i say Read Full Review

 

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