Austria-based bike makers KTM India is all set to launch its much-awaited bikes KTM RC390, RC125 and RC200, but before the official launch, all the information about the bikes got leaked on social media platforms. All the three RC motorcycles series are expected to launch somewhere around August September.
Selected KTM authorized dealers already started taking unofficial bookings for the bikes. The company has made major cosmetic changes in the RC range, the bike makers have tried to give the bikes more aggressive looks by introducing new colors and changing their front look.
Refreshed Chassis, Redesigned Headlamp
Upcoming KTM RC125 and RC200 will launch with a new chassis, changed front frames due to which both the bikes will look quite bigger as compared to their current counterparts. The company has re-designed the headlamp, introduced new alloy wheels with the larger windscreen along with muscular fuel tanks.
The RC125, RC200 will come with a halogen headlamp and LED tail lamp, the RC390 will launch with full LED lighting at the front-rear as well. Leaked photos reveal that the RC200 will come with a new digital instrument cluster which will provide all the important information like fuel details and tire pressure. Meanwhile, there are no confirmed reports that RC125 also gets the same cluster or not.
The company has changed the bike’s handling and set it to lower, which will offer the rider a more relaxed riding experience.
Upcoming RC125 is likely to launch in Black with Orange highlight and White with Orange highlight. Customers can expect White / Orange and Black / Orange color combinations in RC200. There are reports that the comapany will have a limited edition of RC390 in Blue / Orange shade.
Engine and power
KTM RC200 will have a 199.5cc, single-cylinder, liquid-cooled engine which will generate 24.6 hp power with 19.2 Nm torque. RC125 will have a 124.7cc single-cylinder, which will produce14.5 hp and 12 Nm torque, while the RC390 will come with a 373.3cc, single-cylinder engine, which will generate 43 horsepower and 36 Nm torque.