KTM 690 Duke vs Benelli TNT 600i Comparison

Updated: 20, Aug, 2016 03:52 PM

Expected Price

₹ 4,25,000
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₹ 5,42,000
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DIMENSIONS, WEIGHT & CAPACITIES

Ground Clearance
192 mm150 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity
14 litres15 litres
Wheelbase
1466±15 mm1480 mm
Seat Height
835 mm800 mm
Dry Weight
148.5 kgNA

PERFORMANCE & MILEAGE

Mileage (Combined)
20 kmpl18 kmpl
Mileage (City)
15 kmpl16 kmpl
Mileage (Highway)
25 kmpl20 kmpl
0-100 kmph
6 secs4.10 secs
Top Speed
194 kmph221 kmph

COMFORT & CONVENIENCE

Electric Start
Pillion Footrest
Pass Light
Step-up Seat/Split Seat
NA
Engine Kill Switch
Pillion Grabrail
Riding Modes
NA

WHEELS & TYRES

Tubeless Tyres
NA
Alloy Wheels
Yes (Aluminium)
Wheel Type
Mag AlloysNA

ENGINE, POWER & TORQUE

Displacement
690 cc600 cc
Bore
105 mm65 mm
Stroke
80 mm45.2 mm
No. of Cylinders
14
Engine Description
1-cylinder, 4-stroke engineLiquid cooled, 4-stroke, 4-valve, DOHC, Inline 4
Maximum Power
72 Bhp @ 8000 rpm83.90 Bhp @ 11500 rpm
Cooling
Liquid cooling system, continuous circulation of cooling liquid with water pumpLiquid Cooling
Lubrication
Forced oil lubrication with 2 oil pumpsNA
Ignition
Contactless, controlled, fully electronic ignition system with digital ignition timing adjustmentNA
Maximum Torque
70 Nm @ 6500 rpm54.6 NM @ 10500 rpm

INSTRUMENT CONSOLE

ABS Light
NA
Low Fuel Warning Light
NA
Low Oil Indicator
NA
Low Battery Indicator
NA
Service Reminder
NA
Fuel Gauge
DigitalDigital
Tachometer
DigitalAnalog
Trip Meter
DigitalDigital
Speedometer
DigitalDigital
Clock
Digital
Odometer
DigitalNA

BATTERY

Battery Type
Maintenance FreeNA

BRAKES

Front Brake
320mm Brembo four-piston radial fixed calliper, brake disc320 mm Twin floating discs with radial mounted 4 piston calipers
Rear Brake
240mm Brembo single-piston floating calliper, brake disc260 mm Single disc with double piston caliper
Anti-lock Braking System (ABS)
Bosch 9M+ two-channel ABS (disengageable, optional Supermoto mode)Optional

QUICK FACTS

Type
NakedNaked
Official Tagline
Smooth CriminalThe Latest Evolution
Status
UpcomingAvailable
Mileage
15-25 kmpl (approx.)16-20 kmpl (approx.)
Frame/Chassis
Chromium-Molybdenum steel trellis frame, powder coatedFront steel trestle and rear aluminium alloy casting
Shades
Orange, WhiteBlack, White, Red
Launch Date
Not Announced YetNA
Expected Price
Rs 4.25 lakhNA
Overview
KTM 690 Duke is one of the most efficient motorcycles ever made in the world. It carries a 690cc, single cylinder engine producing 72 BHP at 8000 rpm and 70 Nm at 6500 rpm. The best part comes when its power to weight ratio is calculated as the bike weighs just 148.5 kg (dry). It accelerates quickly and claims a top speed of 194 kmph. It comes with 43 mm USD forks with just 135 mm of wheel travel. 690 Duke rivals Benelli TNT 600i and Kawasaki ER-6N in its segment. It is the only single cylinder bike with such big displacement.Benelli TNT600i is one of the most effectively priced motorcycle in the Indian market, also carrying the title of the most affordable inline-4 of the country. It is powered by a 600cc engine producing 83.90 BHP and 54.60 Nm of torque. The 6-speed gearbox is butter smooth while the motorcycle's heavy 231 kg of weight is the only negative in its overall personality. It is now available with ABS and its exhaust note is one of the best that can be has under a price tag of INR 6 lakh. It rivals Kawasaki Ninja 650 and Hyosung GT650R in its segment.

SUSPENSION

Front Suspension
WP upside-down Ø 43 mmBenelli ø 50 mm upside down forks with 120 mm stroke
Rear Suspension
WP shock absorber with Pro-Lever linkageBenelli shock 123 mm stroke with Adjustable rebound and spring preload
Rear Wheel Travel
135 mmNA
Front Wheel Travel
135 mmNA

OTHER SPECIFICATIONS

Chain
X-Ring 5/8 x 1/4"NA
Steering Angle
63.5°NA

TRANSMISSION

Primary Gear Ratio
36:79NA
Secondary Gear Ratio
16:40NA
No. of Gears
66
Clutch
APTC(TM) slipper clutch, hydraulically actuatedWet

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