KTM 690 Duke To Be Launched In India By 2015 — Overdrive

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KTM 690 Duke

KTM 690 Duke to be launched in India by

The launch of the 200 Duke and then the 390 in India has proven to be a winning by the Bajaj-KTM alliance, and they are not yet. At a recent press held in New Delhi, KTM CEO Stefan said that the Austrian is considering the … 690 Duke for by 2015.

At the event, Pierer reiterated KTM’s plans to the Husqvarna brand to India, production starting at Bajaj Limited’s Chakan plant the next two years.

Currently KTM manufactures the 125 (not here), 200 and 390 Duke in India and exports them. It has already plans to launch the RC series in next year.

The 690 Duke a single-cylinder 690cc liquid engine. This particular makes nearly 70PS (68 to be A 6-speed transmission, a standard all the KTMs, helps transmit power to the rear wheel. combined with 149.5kg dry makes this another one of pocket rockets that KTM is known for.

320mm/240mm  front/rear discs braking with standard ABS keeping things safe you are trying to have some

KTM 690 Duke

Suspension at the front is WP up side while at the rear is WP with linkage. The 690, while true to the Duke lineage, out among other Dukes to the use of a proper side slung rather than the underbelly that its smaller siblings It also has a higher fuel capacity of 14 litres.

The time this current bike came out, the 690 has on the India radar. But CBU pricing was out too high and added to low potential and the hassle of homologation meant the 690 wasn’t a natural India fit though it’s size-displacement-power holds great potential for

It appears that Bajaj and KTM may reached a new level in their together where Chakan in the near future handle KTM and motorcycles outside those developed by both the companies. assembly isn’t the only way to price competitiveness but it certainly is than local production for low products like the 690 Duke.

On the sidelines, Bajaj will be launching the Kawasaki Z1000 in next month. There are talks of bringing in the Z250 — a version of the Ninja 250 that is. stall at the upcoming Auto 2014 will then be a treat for the enthusiast.

KTM 690 Duke
KTM 690 Duke
KTM 690 Duke

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