KTM 790 Adventure

The Ultimate Adventure

Whether it is ticking up the kilometres on asphalt or going on the ultimate NZ adventure ride the KTM 790 Adventure will do it all. Powered by KTM’s latest generation 799cc LC8c parallel twin engine that produces a spectacular 95 horsepower 88 Nm of torque gives it enough power to make any journey enjoyable. It’s lightweight and compact package makes it agile and nimble enough to tackle most conditions you may want to adventure into. There are lots of tools to help with your ride including traction control, cornering ABS, Rally and off-road mode (this includes off-road ABS. The 790 Adventure gives you all the bells and whistles in a compact package to aid in your adventure around New Zealand.


Days: Peak/High Season Shoulder Season
15 to 21 NZ$175.00 NZ$158.00
6 to 14 NZ$192.00 NZ$175.00
2 to 5 NZ$231.00 NZ$211.00
1 day hire (Week Day) NZ$256.00 NZ$236.00
1 day hire (Weekend Day) NZ$271.00 NZ$251.00
Triumph Tiger 900


Engine Type New generation LC8c in-line twin engine, 2 cylinder, 4 stroke, parallel twin, Liquid cooled
Engine Displacement (cc) 799 cc
Bore x Stroke 88mm x 65.7mm
Carburetion Fuel injected
Transmission 6-speed
Fuel System PASC antihopping clutch, mechanically operated
Rake 24 degrees
Wheelbase (mm) 1475 mm
Ground Clearance 233 mm
Seat Height (mm) 850 mm
Kerb Mass (kg) 189 Kg
Front wheel location / suspension WP APEX 43
Rear wheel location / suspension WP APEX - Monoshock
Brakes Front 2x radially mounted 4 piston caliper 320mm
Brakes Rear 2 piston floating caliper 260mm
Tyre Front 90/90-21
Tyre Rear 150/70R18
Fuel Tank Capacity (L) 20L

Rental Rates include side luggage cases, all taxes, all toll road fees.

Full comprehensive motorcycle insurance is included in the rental rates. This covers the motorcycle, accessories, fire, theft and third party. The insurance excess (deductible) varies per model and is listed in the schedule Insurance Deposits - (Details in Terms and Conditions)

Rental Rates include unlimited free Kms (on hires 4 days or longer)

Peak/High Season: November – March
Shoulder/Low season: April – October


"Four thousand miles and hundreds of wheelies later, the 790 has proved itself as a competent motorcycle for the daily grind, with the potential to tear asphalt at the change of a mindset and the flick of a couple switches. Trust us, the KTM 790 Duke adds a new element to a daily rider that few other bikes have." Cycle world

“This bike masters on stability, the firm underpinnings helping keep it on line regardless of what’s beneath. It’s not a fast turner but handles confidently.” Autocar

Triumph Tiger 900

Additional Information

  • Collision Damage Waiver – From $15 per day for lower bond rate
  • FREE Side Luggage for Standard Cases.
  • FREE Unlimited Kilometers on rentals 4 Days & over*
  • Navigation TomTom Rider 400/450 GPS available NZ$10 per day (maximum NZ$120 per rental).
  • Bring your own GPS complete with wiring & mounts - fitting charge NZ$50 plus any hardware we need to provide.
  • Top-boxes available @ $5 per day ($80 Maximum).
  • Tank-bags available @ $10 per day (NZ$80 Maximum).
  • Lowering links can be fitted to the rear suspension of Tiger 900, CB500X NZ$80 fitting fee.
  • Low Seats available for CB500X & F850GS NZ$80 per hire.
  • Puncture repair and tyre inflation kits supplied for NZ$20 per hire.

*Short Term Rentals 2 & 3 days have Free 350 kilometers per day included (Note: if you travel over the generous 350 per day allowance, additional KM will be charged at 39c per KM on bikes up to 750cc, on large bikes 790cc and over 59c/km

  • Rider minimum age is 21 years old and must hold valid motorcycle license & can only hire bikes up to 650cc
  • Hire Motorcycles 700cc and over have a minimum rider age of 25.
  • Long Term Hires - Hires over 22 days rates are by negotiation, please ask for options
  • We have depots in Auckland and Christchurch, one-way hires are Okay. One way hires Auckland -Christchurch, or Christchurch – Auckland will incur a $799 surcharge.

All our rental motorcycles are maintained by fully qualified motorcycle technicians, and are New Zealand Government Transport certified as rental vehicles.

During the hire period NZBIKE.COM is not obliged to replace an accident damaged motorcycle, but we will do our best to get you back on the road as soon as possible. If you damage a motorcycle you must report this to NZBIKE.COM immediately.

During the hire period the hirer is responsible for taking care of the motorcycle including basic maintenance, including correct tyre pressures, Oil levels, and - on hires over 22 days - Oil and filter replacement (if necessary) is paid by us.  Proof of purchase must be provided on return of the motorcycle for re-imbursement.

Most overseas licenses are valid for use in New Zealand; the same restrictions apply as the country of origin. Riders must be 25 years of age or over for all our motorcycles over 700cc and have reasonable riding experience. Licenses must have a motorcycle endorsement. If your license is not in English, an international driving permit will be required. 

The customer or the customer's travel agent is responsible for all paperwork requiring entry to New Zealand. Requirements due to COVID-19 change frequently so please check the latest requirements.

  • 20% deposit required to confirm a RENTAL booking. Deposit 50% refundable if cancelled prior to 30 days of hire commencing.
  • 10% deposit required to reserve a TOUR booking. Deposit is 50% refundable if cancelled prior to 60 days of tour commencing, Payments and Deposits if cancelled within 30 days of departure are non-refundable.
  • Confirmed Tours need to be fully paid 60 days prior to departure, full tour payment is 50% refundable up to 30 days from departure.

A bond equal to the insurance excess amount is required from the hirer at the time the motorcycle is picked up. This bond is to be secured with a credit card pre-authorization and is cancelled when the motorcycle is returned undamaged to NZBIKE.COM Depot. Any damage to the motorcycle, up to the insurance excess will be deducted from the security bond (or CDW amount if applicable).

  • Note: Credit Card is needed on hire pickup, Bonds are not charged but a pre-authorization of the bond amount is confirmed. Your credit card must have sufficient clear funds equal to the bond amount.

Full comprehensive motorcycle insurance is included in the rental rates. This includes the motorcycle, accessories, fire, theft and third party. The insurance excess (deductible) varies per model.

The schedule of Insurance Deposits:

The standard Insurance Excess on all Motorcycles is NZ$4500

Stage 1 Collision Damage Waiver (CDW 1) reduces the Insurance Excess to $2900 cost is $15 per day

Stage 2 Collision Damage Waiver (CDW 2) reduces the Insurance Excess to $950 cost is $30 per day

Stage 3 Collision Damage Waiver (CDW 3) reduces the Insurance Excess to $0 cost is $45 per day

Note: Stage 3 Collision Damage Waiver is only available on hires 7 days or more