KTM 390 Adventure First Look
Well, we love the RC390 and the 390 Duke even more, and the 790 Adventure is our 2019 Motorcycle of the Year, so what won’t be to love about KTM’s all-new 390 Adventure? KTM says it’s harnessed the attributes and DNA from the KTM 790 Adventure as well as the information gathered from nearly two decades of Dakar Rally success, to create a light, agile, ideal entry model.
KTM Press Release:
2020 KTM 390ADVENTURE
Satisfy your restless spirit with the new KTM 390 ADVENTURE. This compact single-cylinder travel-enduro machine has a sporty design attitude, with the comprehensive equipment and proven performance credentials of the KTM ADVENTURE range. A state-of-the-art, liquid cooled, single-cylinder, four-stroke 373.2 cc engine powers this agile machine perfectly into KTM’s world of ADVENTURE. The engine is equipped with an electric starter and achieves impressive peak power with incredibly punchy torque.
Twin overhead camshafts, four valves and electronic fuel injection are integral to the KTM 390 ADVENTURE’s outstanding power and together with a balancer shaft, deliver the highest levels of smoothness. Its versatile ergonomics, smooth power delivery and innovative technology all come together in a comfortable, lightweight package built for those wanting to fit more adventure into their daily lives.
2020 KTM390 ADVENTURE HIGHLIGHTS
Extremely powerful single cylinder, 4-stroke, 373.2 cc DOHC engine, electronic fuelinjection, 3-way catalytic converter and balancer shaft, PASC slipper clutch and a Ride-by-Wire throttle for a smoother and more refined response.
State-of-the-art engine management system featuring the most modern electronic fuel injection system with a 46 mm throttle body.
Lightweight, precision-crafted exhaust system, comprising of a stainless steel header pipe and pre-muffler, which flow perfectly into a slim silencer.
Ultralight trellis frame strikes a forgiving balance of flex and stiffness and is designed for straight-line stability and agile and precise steering