KTM India introduces 2016 Duke and RC range along with their prices

2016 KTM duke front

KTM has now slowly become a pretty popular sports bike brand in the country. The company is constantly targeting the youth of the country trying to vow them by introducing newer, powerful and sportier bikes. Recently, KTM launched the 2016 Duke, RC200 and RC390 motorbikes in India with new upgraded features.

The engine and the braking performance of the bikes have been given tweaks and has been upgraded. The Duke 200 now comes with 300mm front disc brakes, newer pattern MRF tyres that would provide better grip to the bike. The Duke and RC200 sport a 199.5cc single cylinder engine that churns out 25bhp of power while the Duke and RC390 use the same 373.2cc motor that produces a max power of 43.5bhp.

2016 ktm rc200 in action

Significant changes have been made to the overall fit and finish of the bikes as well. The KTM RC390 now comes with a slipper clutch that helps in faster and efficient gearing. The Duke 390 has been given some tweaks as well adding on to its fun to drive experience. Furthermore the entire 2016 KTM range now comes with auto headlamps that are permanently switched ON. Other updates includes plastic flaps on front forks, new ECU dampers, upgraded alloy wheels, new vapor recovery system for fuel tank and adjustable handlebar levers. Adding more to the 2016 KTM range, the company has improved the paint quality which is quite distinct than its predecessor, while the seats get more cushioning to add a bit more comfort to the rider as well as the pillion. New radiator fans have also been added in order to improve the heat dissipation.

Prices of the 2016 KTM range is as follows (Ex-showroom Mumbai) –

KTM RC200: Rs.1.65 lakhs

KTM RC390: Rs. 2.09 lakhs

KTM Duke 200: Rs. 1.40 lakhs

KTM Duke 390: Rs. 1.91 lakhs