KTM is refreshing its avenue bike lineup for the 2023 mannequin yr with a sporty new colourway. All of the bikes starting from 125cc to 890cc have been given beauty makeovers. The styling revision leans closely on KTM’s racing heritage and aligns all fashions extra intently with the model’s Able to Race philosophy.
Beginning with the beginner-friendly phase, two of KTM’s 125 cc fashions, the Duke and the RC, supply first-time riders a glimpse of what the fantastic world of two wheels holds for them. Geared up with the identical 125cc, liquid-cooled, fuel-injected thumper as earlier than, however tweaked to fulfill Euro 5 specs, produces 15 horsepower. This acceptable degree of efficiency, mixed with KTM’s light-weight chassis and WP suspension elements, interprets to a nimble and agile pair of sportbikes which can be good for studying the ropes.
The 2023 125 Duke will get a brand new Blue on White colourway with matching orange wheels and orange tailpiece. Equally, the RC 125 will get new graphics with orange and black accents, much like the earlier iteration of the track-only RC 8C. Efficiency-wise, nothing a lot adjustments with the 2 entry-level fashions, as they’re already thought-about class-leaders with their premium elements.
Transferring up the ladder, the KTM RC 390 and 390 Duke get styling updates as nicely. The Duke, known as the Nook Rocket, has been made accessible in two new coloration choices together with orange and blue/gray, and a glossy black and matte gray. As for the RC 390, it takes related styling cues from its youthful sibling, with black accents on the orange paintwork trellis body and black alloy wheels. It additionally will get a sporty dark-tinted display screen that makes its manner across the giant headlight.
In 2022, the KTM 790 Duke was re-introduced within the international market as a mid-tier choice beneath the premium 890 Duke and entry-level 390 Duke. For 2023, the 790 Duke is an A2-compliant providing which implies output from its earlier 105 horsepower has been slashed to 95 ponies. It’ll are available in a glossy and refined grey and black motif, with orange accents on the tank fairing. Lastly, the brand new KTM 890 Duke GP will get a refreshed search for the premium middleweight bare bike with blacked out elements and black-on-white coloration scheme. The slim and athletic stance of the bike is additional highlighted by the orange subframe and orange alloy wheels.
KTM’s 2023 mannequin yr avenue bikes will make their method to European dealerships earlier than the top of November 2022. Keep tuned for pricing and availability in different markets. Extra info on different KTM fashions could be discovered of their official web sites linked from the sources beneath.