KTM 390 Adventure and BMW G 310 GS belong to the same segment. Here is a comparison between both motorcycles.
Adventure travelers have become quite popular in India. This is due to the versatility these motorcycles offer. KTM 390 Adventure and BMW G 310 GS are quite popular in this segment and they also go head-to-head with each other. The 390 Adventure is currently KTM’s flagship adventure tourer in India while the G 310 GS is BMW Motorrad’s entry-level adventure touring car. Here is a comparison between the 390 Adventure and the G 310 GS.
KTM 390 Adventure and BMW G 310 GS: Design
Both motorcycles look quite attractive. The G 310 GS is inspired by BMW’s larger GS motorcycles. It has the same paint color and beak-like fender. On the other hand, 390 Adventure looks like a miniature version of 1290 Adventure. Like other KTM motorcycles, it is also painted in bright orange and black.
KTM 390 Adventure and BMW G 310 GS: Specifications
Both motorcycles use a single-cylinder, fuel-injected, liquid-cooled engine and are mated to a 6-speed transmission with a power-assisted and sliding clutch.
The G 310 GS comes with a 313 cc engine, producing 34 hp and 28 Nm. By comparison, the 373 cc engine on the KTM makes 43 hp and 37 Nm.
The engine on the KTM is clearly more powerful and can maintain higher speeds at lower rpm. The BMW is far away now but it has some vibration because it is running on higher rpms.
KTM 390 Adventure and BMW G 310 GS: Features
About the device, 390 adventures comes with a fully digital TFT display, a collision guard, a larger windshield, cornering ABS, traction control, Bluetooth connectivity and a two-way quick-shifter. The G 310 GS comes with a digital instrument cluster and adjustment lever.
KTM 390 Adventure and BMW G 310 GS: Price
How much is the BMW G 310 GS? 3.05 lakh (old gallery) while 390 Adventure is more expensive in 3.37 lakh (old gallery). However, the 390 Adventure doesn’t have more punch and more features.
Date of first publication: September 23, 2022, 5:33 PM IST