KTM 890 DUKE
Bike SA|February 2021
You can’t say that KTM isn’t prolific but, when motorcycles are as good as they generally always are from the Austrian manufacturer, who are we to complain?
Harry Fisher

First, in 2017 there was the 790 Duke - the Scalpel (so named because it cut the sharpest lines around corners!). Then, in 2020 came the 890 Duke R - the Super Scalpel. Now, in 2021, we say goodbye to the 790 Duke and say hello to the 890 Duke.

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