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KTM 250 Duke Price: KTM 250 Duke prices start at Rs. 1.81 lakh (Ex-Showroom). KTM 250 Duke is available in 2 variants and 2 colours.

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KTM 250 Duke Variants Price List

250 Duke STD
248 cc | 41 kmpl
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250 Duke ABS
248 cc |
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KTM 250 Duke Latest Updates

The KTM 250 Duke has been updated with dual-channel ABS which can be switched off completely. Priced at Rs 1.94 lakh (ex-showroom India), the safety aid comes at a premium of Rs 14,000. There are no mechanical changes reported on the motorcycle.

The 250 Duke is the latest addition to the KTM Duke range in India. The 2017 model features a completely new design and borrows styling bits and features from both the new 390 Duke and 200 Duke. KTM already manufactures the 250 Duke in India and exports it to other countries so local production should keep prices competitive. The 250 Duke carries a similar design as the new 390 Duke but gets black wheels and black front frame. The headlamp is the same split one as the 390 Duke but misses out on LED technology and features a conventional halogen bulb instead. It also misses out on the colour LCD screen and has an updated digital unit. The bike has a 248.8cc liquid-cooled motor that makes 30PS, 5PS more than the 200 Duke. It gets a slipper clutch. The 250 Duke will sit in between the 200 Duke and the 390 Duke.

Editor's View of KTM 250 Duke

  • Upside

    Sharp and attractive styling, Bang for buck, Performance

  • Downside

    No LED headlamp, MRF tyres

  • Our Verdict

    The KTM 250 Duke is for someone who finds the 390 Duke too powerful and expensive. It gets modern styling, powerful motor and top-spec cycle parts and the addition of dual channel ABS sweetens the deal.

Must Read Questions & Answers Before Buying 250 Duke

Q. Does KTM 250 Duke has engine immobilzer?
  • I guess so. Better to check with the electrician at KTM service center. Those folks are often pretty helpful. : By Milw | 2 days ago
Q. What is the speed limit of duke 250 before first service?
  • If you mean how you should ride before first 1000 km or first service.Then answer is keep rpm less than 6000rpm : By Tauqeer | 2 days ago
  • Instead of speed limit, they generally limit the RPM to 7,200 until first service : By Milw | 3 months ago
  • 159 km per hour : By ASHISH | 9 months ago
Q. Pulsar NS200 or 250 Duke, which is better?
  • I would say Duke 250 evethough I am ns 200 holder my friend owns it the initial pick up is good in Duke but at top end it will not perform well that were the ns excels both have similar pull but Duke 250 will be a good choice : By Praval | 1 week ago
  • This is not a fair comparison. Both are just perfect at there price point. : By Rahul | 1 month ago
  • Duke 250 : By Karthik | 2 weeks ago
Q. What is the cost to replace tank of KTM 250 Duke?
  • For this, we would suggest you walk into the nearest authorized service centre as they will be the better person to assist you. You can click on the following link to see the details of the nearest dealership and selecting your city accordingly - Bike Showrooms : By Zigwheels | 2 weeks ago
Q. Which variant of 250 Duke is best to buy?
  • 250 Duke is currently available in only one variant with dual channel ABS. For general commuting and touring purpose, Dual Channel ABS variant is advisable. Non - ABS variant is useful for stunt purposes (which is currently not available) : By KiKu | 2 weeks ago
  • There is only one variant of Duke 250 upon sale in India today. That variant has Dual Channel ABS. And that is THE variant to buy :) Happy riding!! : By Milw | 2 days ago
  • Abs : By Arip | 2 weeks ago
Q. Which one should I buy the Duke 250 or Apache RR310. I am 6ft tall. Fairly new to riding.
  • Man these two are completely different segment.One is naked and other one is so called full fairing bike or sports bike.but if you are thinking of 310 you should consider rc390 also as a Good choice. : By Rohan | 2 weeks ago
  • Duke 250 will be an ideal choice since it has a fairly upright riding posture and has enough power to take longer (also faster) rides, once you master bike riding skills. All the very best! : By Milw | 3 months ago
  • Its upto u... If u love naked bike thn i recommende duke if ur looking for sporty thn rr 310 is the best : By Raman | 4 months ago
Q. When will the KTM launch the ABS version for Duke 250
  • There is no update from the brand side that when KTM will launch its ABS variant. KTM recently updated the Duke 200 with ABS and also launched the new Duke 125 in our two-wheeler space. And if our sources are to be believed, the KTM 250 Duke ABS will be launched in India next month. Unlike its 125cc and 200cc siblings, the 2019 KTM 250 Duke will be equipped with a dual-channel ABS, as seen on the KTM 390 Duke. : By Zigwheels | 9 months ago
  • As of now, no official update has been shared by the brand. Moreover, we can expect that the company will launch soon ABS in all line up as per the government's rules and regulations. Stay tuned to ZigWheels for more updates! : By Zigwheels | 10 months ago
  • It was launched in January 2019. You can buy it from any authorised retailer. : By Niteesh | 2 months ago
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Q. Is 250 duke comfortable for 5.5 ft height? for .?
  • For a person with 5ft 5inches height, Duke 250 will be a bit difficult to have both legs (sole) to be kept flat on ground. However, I know a guy of that height riding a Duke390 (similar height like Duke250). It boils down to riding skills. In cities where there is stop go traffic, this could be an issue where we frequently need to plant our feet at signals. : By Milw | 5 months ago
  • It depends on your experience. If you are riding for longer time you find it very good but if you are starting or a beginner you might feel uncomfortable or might not.Better Test ride. : By Avishek | 4 months ago
  • But when will the ktm launch the abs version of duke 250? Because it sounds weird when it's siblings 125,200 has abs but D250 doesn't have abs will it launch the abs version in Jan 2019 ? : By Ram | 11 months ago
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Q. Duke 250 is lacking ABS. Is the bike getting Abs in 2019 April? If so what will be the price?
  • Yes, as per the Govt. safety norms, it is likely to get ABS. Moreover, we can't give any verdict about its price. : By Zigwheels | 1 year ago
  • Not anymore. Dual Channel ABS is available at 2.23lakhs on-road incl. all accessories and registration etc. : By Milw | 5 months ago
  • 170000 to 180000 : By Surojit | 3 months ago
Q. Can I install dual channel abs in my Duke 250 2017 model at authorized KTM workshop?
  • It would be quite an expensive installation (electrical and mechanical changes needed). However, technically it is possible. : By Milw | 3 months ago
  • We don't suggest you do that because it might be not properly helpful for you in future. but it the authorized KTM workshop is going that then go ahead. : By Zigwheels | 9 months ago
  • Is KTM workshop installing dual channel abs? in 2017 model : By Monark | 8 months ago
Q. What is the speed limit of duke 250 before first service?
  • If you mean how you should ride before first 1000 km or first service.Then answer is keep rpm less than 6000rpm : By Tauqeer | 2 days ago
  • Instead of speed limit, they generally limit the RPM to 7,200 until first service : By Milw | 3 months ago
  • 159 km per hour : By ASHISH | 9 months ago
Q. When ktm duke 250 ABS will launch? It's still unavailable in ktm showroom jabalpur. It's booking is only started, but when will it launch?
  • The ABS variant has been launched in KTM Duke 250 and is available in the Indian Market. Talking about its availability in Jabalpur dealership, we would suggest you to walk into the nearest dealership as they will be the better person to assist you because it depends on their stock book.New Car Showrooms - https://www.zigwheels.com/bikes/dealers/KTM/Jabalpur : By Zigwheels | 9 months ago
  • Duke 250 ABS was launched in Apr 2019. : By Milw | 3 months ago
  • Its already been launched nd i own a abs model : By Christian | 1 month ago
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KTM 250 Duke User Reviews

4.3 /5
259 Rating & 99 reviews
  • Performance
    4.7/5
  • Comfort
    4.5/5
  • Features & Styling
    4.7/5
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  • Maintenance Cost
    3.7/5
  • Mileage
    3.9/5

Preferred For : Daily Commute

53% of users have given a rating of 4.5 and above

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  • 3.8

    I find that this duke is perfect for city commutes, getting to and from work is fun with this ride. Fun things: Its got power after you rev past a few RPMs, which means it is quick enough and you'll love it.I think this is the best looking ride in the naked bike segment in its class and slightly above as well. If you ride 20kms rather economically every day, Rs. 00 per week should cover your fuel expenditure. It is quite comfortable for those relatively long rides. The headaches: Sluggish performance when accelerating to the mid range from the low range, it"s almost as if though it does not want to sprint. Very annoying and dangerous whilst trying to overtake. Brakes are simply not powerful enough for the power output or high speeds. The absence of an ABS makes it worse and dangerous at high speeds. You would have to take it to a technician every now and then to adjust the slack on the chain for optimum performance. Parts tend to get damaged quickly within a year, and screws, nuts and bolts tend to fall off rather quickly. The rear shock absorber for instance was totally replaced even though I had been using it for city commute. The halogen bulb headlight makes the bike look bad. Could have come with a TFT screen. Conclusion: Fun city bike with enough power to thrill on an occasional long jaunt. You"ll eventually love riding it around town as long its maintained well at short intervals.

  • 4.6

    In my opinion no bike comes near to styling of KTM Duke 250. Whenever I park my bike anywhere some people always try to touch my bike. In my office people whom I don"t know also know me by the bike. When it comes to power it"s got crazy power packed if you are beginner u will definitely lose the handlebars once this beast accelerates. I ride rough so I get mileage between 20-25 in city maybe if I ride smoothly I might get 30. Exhaust note is really beautiful once u go faster with higher rpm. When i bought bike my bike had lot of vibrations which went of after 1000km. Its a bike for people who don"t care about spending money. This bike has wide handlebars so it"s sometimes difficult to get through small gaps. This bike is also very heavy at 166kg if you are weak guy u will have lot of trouble moving the bike. Also the seat height is very high for 5"10 because sometimes when the ground level is a little lower than normal (like pothole or something) u will find it difficult to put legs down. But this can be avoided to certain extent by adjusting the rear suspension.I wouldn"t recommend this bike for short guys.Maintenance cost is around 1k per service.

  • 4.6

    It was in the late afternoon of April when my dad called me and asked me to accompany him to the city. I was bored at home so i went without any hesitation. Before long i was in Dibrugarh in front of KTM showroom1(boiragimoth). Dad went inside and talked to the store guys for some time. While i checked out the beast of a1bike, the duke 390. I was wondering how it would feel to ride a duke 390 one day when Dad tapped me on the shoulder and i followed him outside. Then we went home...i was excited that something was going on.. my dad wouldn't tell me why we went to the showroom. Then in the evening we had a delivery. A brand new duke 250. I1was super excited. I grabbed the key and jumped on the bike.. but dad stopped me and said this bike is not for you but for your cousin. I was heartbroken, as i was just given a Gixxer SF for my birthday and my cousin was1getting a beast. I went inside dejected and heartbroken.... after a few hours...i was called to ear1dinner...when i went inside... everyone was laughing.... I didn't knew what was going on.. i had my dinner and1was about to leave when dad stopped me....and everyone began laughing again.....then dad handed me the bike's key and said..its your because u did well in the mid terms...i was so happy

  • 4.6

    it almost 2years...i am the 2nd owner of my bike...i maintained it very carefully...this bike is so smooth and less heating issue..the beat thing is it gives the awesome riding comfort and millage..❤️city:25-30kmplHighway:39-45kmplbut in cons side the problem is only with head lights and tyres... still i just love this bike ...

  • 3.0

    Awesome bike without any hesitation.I bought this with my full satisfaction and the bike is also giving the full performance and torque is damn quick without practice of this bike it’s too hard to ride ...but I love the throttle when I give❤️

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  • 4.6

    best bike.... Display screen should be better.

  • 3.8

    excellent bike for touring , 1000 kms round trips

  • 4.2

    It is superb bike I love it so much its very comfortable and breaking control is just wow

  • 4.2

    The best performance bike you can get at this price. Engine heating a major issue if running in city

  • 3.8

    the bile is awesome as the clutch is so smooth which makes its gear shifting a way more easier in a comparison to other bikes of similar engine capacity .

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KTM 250 Duke Expert Reviews

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KTM 250 Duke Colours

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KTM 250 Duke Mileage

ARAI Claimed 41 kmpl
User Reported 30 kmpl

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