After n numbers of spy shots after its international debut, today finally India witnessed KTM RC390 and RC300 launch, both these street mayhem are priced at mouth watering tag of 2.05 lakh where as RC200 launched for Rs 1.60 lakh, ex-Delhi respectively.
Likewise the RC Supersport series comes with KTM’s vast experience and knowledge gained in the world of Moto3 which is the 250cc segment of MotoGPracing. KTM won the championship in 2012 with top 2 out of 3 positions and followed it up with a victory in the 2013 season by securing all the top 3 positions.
With such strong Racing Genes the KTM RC 390 is a superbike in its own right, with 43.5 Ps of serious power, 35 Nm of torque and a host of premium features like ABS by BOSCH, Metzelertyres, Upside down forks by WP and an aluminum swingarm. Advanced aerodynamic design and a power to weight ratio of 262 Ps/tonne ensures that the RC 390 provides a ‘Pure Racing’ experience like no other motorcycle in the country.
The KTM RC 200 on the other hand would be the first motorcycle to bring full blooded Supersport design and looks in the 200cc motorcycle segment. The 200cc engine in the RC 200 produces 25 Ps of power and 19.2 Nm of torque. Twin projector headlamps at the front and a unique body integrated pillion seat give the RC 200 the superbike style while Moto3 inspired equipment like forged aluminum triple clamps, upside down forks and a steel trellis frame ensures that every ride on the bike is a race experience!
The KTM RC 390 and RC 200 will be backed by a rapidly expanding network of 140 exclusive KTM dealerships in India.
|KTM RC 390||KTM RC 200|
|ENGINE||Type||373.27 cc, 4 stroke, 1-cylinder||199.5 cc, 4 stroke, 1-cylinder|
|Peak Power||43.5 Ps @ 9,000 rpm||25 Ps @ 10,000 rpm|
|Peak Torque||35 Nm @ 7,000 rpm||19.2 Nm @ 8,000 rpm|
|Cooling||Liquid Cooling||Liquid Cooling|
|Fuel System||Bosch EFI||Bosch EFI|
|Transmission||6 speed constant mesh||6 speed constant mesh|
|CHASSIS||Weight||166 Kg(159.5 Kg without fuel)||154 Kg(147.5 Kg without fuel)|
|Tyres||110 mm Front/150 mm Rear, MetzelerSportec||110 mm Front/150 mm Rear, MRF|
|Brakes||300mm Front/230mm Rear, ABS by Bosch||280mm Front/ 230 mm Rear|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||9.5 Litres||9.5 Litres|
|Ground Clearance, unloaded||157 mm||157 mm|
|Seat Height, unloaded||830 mm||834 mm|
|Fork||WP Suspension, 43 mm dia||WP Suspension, 43 mm dia|
|Rear Suspension||Monoshock by WP||Monoshock by WP|