Well, most enthusiasts know that KTM’s Duke 200 going to be launched by Bajaj within a couple of months as per our source. Here, we reveal some more information regarding the release. This Duke is European themed Performance bike with Convincing Proportions for our Indian roads by KTM.
On the first, It looks very futuristic and grabs our attention in less than a couple of seconds.Having a tough 43 mm up-side down fork at the front over an 110 mm sectional tyre and a 150 mm travel mono shock rear suspension with a sportier and fattier 150 mm sectional unit on 17 inch alloy at the rear with a under-slung exhaust makes it a carved Street bike craving to ride harder.
Coming to the second part, Its just got a kerb weight of 137 kg which makes it the lightest among its rival in our Indian market. It comes with disc brakes on both the sides, having a front 300mm disc and rear 230mm disc should be enough for this beast to control its aggressiveness, when required.
Looking in to the Power house, Its got equipped with an DOHC fuel injected, Four valves liquid cooled engine churning to produce nearly 25 bhp of Peak power. As its Bore and Stroke are shorter to make the bike more aggressive towards higher rev’s. Its expected to be priced around 1.25 – 1.50 lakhs (estimated) against its nearest rival, our Honda.
Pics Courtesy: Autocar