The new 2019 KTM RC390 Sports Bike is the purest. It is an agile, fast, suitable for A2 driving license, and very sporty. Whether the rider is on a country road or a race track, the Moto3 gene can be sensed in every operation and convey a real game feel. Handling this bike is simply spectacular. Indeed, this bike has incredible performance and overwhelming strength.
2019 KTM RC390 Sports Bike – Features
Engine and Exhaust
KTM RC 390’s state-of-the-art single-cylinder engine with dual overhead camshafts once again demonstrates the strength of KTM. Tame the street with substantial torque and run on the bend with smooth but impressive power. The compact three-chamber silencer is located near the bicycle’s overall center of gravity. It helps maintain the central balance of the motorcycle and makes it easy to maneuver on narrow and winding city streets.
The 2019 KTM RC390 Sports Bike engine provides not only considerable torque and strong acceleration performance but also exhibits good manners in daily use, all of which have an excellent fuel economy. This light and the compact engine do have an impact, and 32 kW (44 hp) is the sportiest choice for A2 riders. Thanks to the new ingenious air intake design and elaborate fuel injection system, KTM RC 390 can move your wrist at any time, leaving the rest of the city behind.
The orange paint frame of RC 390 has been carefully designed to be one of the best performing chassis in this segment. It aims to reward riders with outstanding agility, motion feedback, comfortable ergonomics, and dynamic handling. The steering head angle is increased to 66.5 degrees, which can shorten the stroke, shorten the wheelbase, and increase the ground clearance. All these modifications release the racing driver in RC and guarantee fast responsive and fun operation.
In cooperation with BREMBO, KTM has developed a high-tech braking system that is perfectly coordinated with the latest ABS, so that the rider can always fully control his own KTM RC390. With four-piston radial bolted calipers and a massive 320 mm brake disc at the front, the RC 390 can provide outstanding professional-grade braking no matter how difficult it is to ride. It is coupled with single-piston floating calipers and a 230 mm brake disc at the rear.
Ergonomics and Comfort
2019 KTM RC390 Sports Bike has a stylish steel fuel tank with a capacity of 10 liters (including a 1.5-liter spare fuel tank). The fuel tank has been carefully designed to perfectly match the super sports style and smooth ergonomic principles of KTM RC 390. With an economic engine, KTM RC 390 can still provide a considerable cruising range for this kind of fuel tank even when riding in full sports mode all day.
KTM RC provides racing-style body posture and freedom of movement, while at the same time retaining the comfort required for daily use for you and your villain. The unmatched operability and full contact surface ensure the best control and feeling throughout the day for maximum turning pleasure. The splint and strategically placed switches significantly contribute to the bike’s sense of movement and aggressive riding posture, while also enhancing the control force.
The two-part seat provides first-class super sports ergonomic design, providing the perfect support for riders and villains. The new seat height of 820 mm allows the rider to get a stable position while being high enough for a track-style ride. The Pillion seat of the RC390 has been integrated into the body to avoid damaging the super sporty appearance of the KTM RC 390, while also ensuring excellent comfort for passengers.
Body and Graphics
The sporty body, foot pedal, and joystick not only have a unique super sports style appearance but also can help the RC master to make extreme turns with a greater tilt angle. An all-new advanced design of the KTM RC 390’s windshield combined with the aerodynamic optimization of the front end provides ultimate wind protection for riders who prefer to open on open roads.
The powerful dual headlights provide excellent visibility in dim or dark conditions and perfectly match the modern, super sports competition appearance of 2019 KTM RC390 Sports Bike. These lightweight yet super-strong foot pedals are made of high-grade CNC machined aircraft aluminum, which can provide a high-quality purchase for your feet when you need them most. The pegs are fully customizable and have three available positions to suit different rider shapes and riding styles.
Highly sophisticated electronic products enhance the effectiveness of this RC. The high-end technical functions include ABS and the throttle control system, which reflects the high-quality standards.
Whether cruising on the street or racing on the tarmac, KTM’s extensive range of KTM motorcycle accessories can enhance the RC 390 according to your personal preferences. All-new KTM PowerParts are specially developed for the selected machine, to guarantee that KTM riders can also obtain parts that perfectly match the ride.
2019 KTM RC390 Sports Bike – Technical Specifications
|Engine type||Single-cylinder, 4-stroke|
|Bore / stroke||89 / 60 mm|
|Power||32 kW (44 hp) at 9,500 rpm|
|Torque||35 Nm at 7,250 rpm|
|Starter / battery||E-starter / 12V, 8 Ah|
|Fuel system||Bosch EFI (throttle body 46 mm)|
|Lubrication||Semi dry sump|
|Engine oil||Motorex Formula 4T|
|Clutch||PASC™ slipper clutch mechanically operated|
|Engine management / ignition||Bosch EMS including RBW|
|Frame||Steel trellis frame, powder-coated|
|Handlebar||Steel clip-on handlebar|
|Front suspension||WP USD Ø 43 mm|
|Rear suspension||WP shock absorber|
|Suspension travel front / rear||125 / 150 mm|
|Front brake||Four pistons, radially mounted caliper, brake disc Ø 320 mm|
|Rear brake||Single-piston, floating caliper, brake disc Ø 230 mm|
|ABS||Bosch 9MB Two Channel (dis-engageable)|
|Wheels front/rear||Cast aluminum wheels 3.00 × 17 inches; 4.00 × 17 inches|
|Tires front / rear||110/70 ZR 17; 150/60 ZR 17|
|Chain||X-Ring 5/8 × ¼ inches|
|Silencer||Stainless steel primary and aluminum secondary silencer|
|Steering head angle||66.5°|
|Wheelbase||1,340 ± 15 mm|
|Ground clearance||178.5 mm|
|Seat height||820 mm|
|Fuel tank capacity||approx. 10 liters|
|Dry weight||approx. 147 kg|
When it comes to chassis, comfortable ergonomics, sporty feeling, fantastic agility, and smooth maneuverability, the 2019 KTM RC390 is the right choice. KTM is very sensitive to your safety, so it uses a high-tech braking technology called ABS in this new 2019 KTM RC390 Sports Bike.