Do You Think A Royal Enfield Interceptor Stands A Chance Against A KTM 390 Duke In Straight-Line Races?

The Duke Is quicker off the line, but the Interceptor has a bigger engine, more power, and has in it to beat the Austrian

The folks at PowerDrift uploaded a video of a drag race between the Royal Enfield Interceptor and the KTM 390 Duke

The KTM 390 Duke comes with a 373.3 cc engine that produces 43 HP and 37 Nm of torque. It weighs 167 kilos

The Interceptor features a 648 cc mill that makes 47 HP and 52 Nm of torque. It weighs 202 kilos

In the first round, the 390 Duke finished the quarter-mile in 15.85 seconds, whereas the Interceptor took 17.06 seconds

In the second round, the Duke finished the run in 15.93 seconds, whereas the Interceptor took 16.45 seconds

The Duke 390 recorded 0-100 kph times of 7.38 and 7.5 seconds

And, the Interceptor recorded 0-100 kph times of 9.4 and 8.45 seconds

Had it not been for the Interceptor’s clutch issue, the results could’ve been different

Swipe up to watch this fun and amazingly edited video