Color schemes and styling
KTM 250 Duke is available in two color schemes – orange and white. Unlike the previous 200 Duke, 250 Duke has been given completely brand new bodywork that looks a lot like the new generation 390. KTM 250 Duke gets black chassis and black wheels. In addition to that, the bike has also been given triangular halogen headlamp with LED lighting.
The instrument console is similar to that of KTM 200.
The engine of KTM 250 has been intelligently designed to create a sweet spot between 390 and 200 Duke. The bike runs on 248.2cc liquid cooled engine. The engine has been carefully mated to a six-speed gearbox with slipper clutch. This particular feature is similar to 390 Duke. The engine produces a power output of 30PS and produces a peak torque of 24Nm.
Braking and suspension
Moving on to the suspension, KTM Duke 250 has been given a 43mm upside down forks with open cartridge on the front. The same can be seen on Duke 390. The rear comes with monoshock and preload adjustability. Braking is handled by 230mm disc on the rear and 300mm on the front powered with Bybre calipers.
Framework and Structure
The wheelbase measures 1357mm which is similar to 390 Duke. The ground clearance stands at 185mm. The seating height is 830mm. To elevate the comfort levels for pillion riders which is essential during long rides, riders can go for Pillion Backrest for KTM Duke 250 available under accessories by LLUVIA Industries.
KTM 250 Duke is ideal for customers who find 200 Duke too slow for their desired performance, but cannot afford a budget required for a more up-market 390 Duke.
A long list of accessories for KTM Duke 250 is available at LLUVIA.