KTM Unveils 390 Journey With Spoked Wheels For 2023

KTM Unveils 390 Journey With Spoked Wheels For 2023

Following information of the 490 twin mission being canceled by KTM, the orange model has introduced the return of the 390 Journey with an improve many followers of the entry-level machine have been asking for ― spoked wheels. The change not solely enhances the look of the small-bore adventurer but in addition beefs-up its sturdiness off-road.

The 19” entrance and 17” wheels are characterised by KTM as heavy-duty and light-weight, that includes black anodized aluminum rims shod with Continental TKC70 tires. For bump absorption, the bike is supplied with WP Suspension APEX {hardware} which is adjustable for compression and rebound up entrance, together with preload and rebound within the rear. Due to ex-Baja Champ Quinn Cody, who helped develop suspension specs for the Americas and Europe, the 390 has good spring charges and a spread of damping settings so that you aren’t caught with no matter comes from the manufacturing unit. 

On the coronary heart of the machine is similar 4-stroke 373cc single-cylinder engine pumping out 43 hp at 9000 rpm and 27.3 ft-lbs of torque at 7000 rpm. Two catalytic converters make sure the system breathes inside emission targets whereas the three.8-gallon gasoline tank provides sufficient vary to hold with bigger journey bikes.



Different options embody Journey-by-Wire, Bike Traction Management, Cornering ABS, Offroad mode (extra rear wheel slip), linked Offroad ABS (disengaged on the rear, decreased on the entrance), a 5” shade TFT-display with bluetooth integration, LED lights, a windshield with two positions and Brembo BYBRE brakes (320 mm entrance and 230 mm rear discs with four-piston calipers on the entrance).

KTM can also be giving the 390 Journey a contemporary search for the brand new mannequin 12 months with the introduction of latest graphics, which the Austrian model says come from its “racing background.”

2023 KTM 390 ADVENTURE highlights

  • NEW 19” entrance and 17” rear spoked wheels paired with CONTINENTAL TKC 70 tires. 
  • NEW  graphics and colours for 2023.
  • Superior rider aids with Avenue and Offroad modes for Traction Management adjustment.
  • 373.2 cc DOHC engine with balancer shaft, PASC slipper clutch and a Journey-by-Wire throttle and non-compulsory Quickshifter +.
  • Ultralight trellis body.
  • Bolt-on trellis subframe robust sufficient to hold a passenger and baggage.
  • WP APEX 43 mm fork with separate damping capabilities: compression on the left aspect, rebound on the proper.
  • WP APEX shock absorber with adjustable spring preload and rebound damping for various load and terrain.
  • BYBRE brakes. 
  • 14.5 liter (3.8 gallons) gasoline capability.
  • Tapered aluminum handlebar.
  • LED headlight and taillight.
  • Multifunctional dashboard with full-color 5” TFT show.
  • Cornering ABS with Offroad ABS operate to deactivate ABS on the rear wheel and scale back ABS intervention on the entrance.

Pricing and Availability

The brand new 2023 KTM 390 Journey with spoked wheels has an MSRP of $7,399 USD, which is $600 greater than the 2022 mannequin with solid wheels. Not like North America, Europe will get each the solid and spoked wheel variations for the brand new 12 months. The brand new mannequin will start hitting US vendor flooring this March. For extra data go to KTM.com.

2023 KTM 390 Journey Specs

Engine Kind: Single Cylinder, 4-Stroke, DOHC
Displacement: 373.2 cc
Bore/Stroke: 89/60 mm
Energy: 32 kW (43 hp)
Torque: 27.3 ft-lbs
Starter: Electrical; 12V 8Ah
Transmission: 6 Gears
Gasoline System: Bosch EFI, 46 mm Throttle Physique
Lubrication: Moist Sump
Cooling: Liquid Cooling
Clutch: PASC Slipper Clutch, Mechanically Operated
Ignition: Bosch EMS with Journey-By-Wire
Body: Metal Trellis
Subframe: Metal Trellis
Chain: 520 X-Ring
Handlebar: Aluminum, Tapered, Ø 26/22 mm
Entrance Suspension: WP APEX USD Ø 43 mm
Rear Suspension: WP APEX Monoshock 
Suspension Journey Fr/Rr: 170 mm (6.7 in); 177 mm (6.9 in)
Entrance/Rear Brakes: Disc Brake 320 mm/230 mm
ABS: Bosch 9.1 MP (incl. Cornering-ABS and offroad mode, disengageable)
Entrance/Rear Wheels: 2.50 x 19”, 3.50 x 17”  
Entrance/Rear Tires: 100/90-19”; 130/80-17” 
Steering Head Angle: 26.5º
Wheelbase: 1,430 mm ± 15.5 mm (56.3 ± 0.6 in)
Floor Clearance: 200 mm (7.8 in)
Seat Peak: 855 mm (33.6 in)
Tank Capability: 14.5 L (3.8 gal)
Dry Weight, Approx: 158 kg (348.3 lbs)