Which One is Better - Bajaj Dominar or KTM Duke 390?


While choosing the right bike, there are a few aspects to look at like price, technical specifications, and the terrain that you will be riding these bikes on. Here are some of the criteria you need to look into.

When it comes to choosing a bike, whether it is your first one or fifth one, it always comes down to what you feel the most comfortable in. So which one is going to win your heart, the KTM RC 390 or the Duke 390?


Which One to Choose?

While choosing the right bike, there are a few aspects to look at like price, technical specifications, and the terrain that you will be riding these bikes on. Here are some of the criteria you need to look into.

Price 

There is an Rs. 70,000*/- difference in the price between the two bikes, the Dominar priced at Rs. 1.74* lakhs, and the Duke priced at Rs. 2.49* lakhs.

Engine

The Dominar has a liquid-cooled, single-cylinder DOHC while the Duke has a one-cylinder, four-stroke engine. A liquid-cooled DOHC engine can provide high horsepower at high engine speeds. The engine performance is ideal for all conditions and for long drives as well.

Performance

There is not much difference in the braking capacity of both bikes. The Duke is marginally better than the Dominar taking 29.78 seconds to stop from 80 to 0. 
The Dominar gives better mileage on the highway at 32.29 kmpl compared to 28.5 kmpl by Duke.

Suspension

The multi-step adjustable mono-shock with Nitrox gives the Dominar rider more comfort while using rough terrain. 
Dimensions

The wider wheelbase of the Dominar at 1453 mm compared to the Duke's1357 mm help gives you better road grip.
If you are an adventure seeker who would like to go out for long rides on rough terrain, then the Dominar would be a great choice for you. 

The liquid-cooled DOHC engine of the Dominar ensures that the engine temperature is controlled and the engine performs at ideal conditions for long trips on rough terrain. 
The multi-step adjustable mono-shock with Nitrox ensures greater riding comfort when it comes to these long trips.

Where Can I Get a Convenient Two-Wheeler Loan?

Now that you have decided which bike to buy, it is time to look for the best option to finance your bike. Before you apply for a two-wheeler loan, you need to go through the eligibility conditions mentioned below:

Minimum Age: You should be at least 18 years of age and not more than 65 years of age.
Residential status: Your existing address should be at least a year old.
Employment status: A stable job for at least a year or self-employed with IT return for two years.
Credit score: A minimum score is required.
Documents: All required documents, including KYC, should be provided.

What Documents Do I Need for the Loan?

The following documents will be required.

Identity proof

• Aadhar card.
• PAN card.
• Passport.
• Driving license.
• An Electoral Voter ID card.

Address Proof

• Aadhar card.
• PAN Card.
• Passport.
• Driving license.
• Latest electricity bill.
• Latest phone bill.
• Bank passbook.

How Do I Calculate the EMI for My Bike?

To calculate the EMI for the bike, all you need to go online and provide the following details in the online two wheeler loan calculator.

• Loan amount.
• Rate of interest %.
• Loan tenure in months.

That's it! Get to know your EMI instantly!


Rule the Road with Your Bike

Now that you have got the loan you want, at the rate of interest and tenure suitable for you from Bajaj Auto Finance, what are you waiting for?

Get ready to be the king of the roads with your dream bike!