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Is KTM Duke 690 On The Cards For India?

on 17 2013, 1:10 pm

The fabled motorcycle manufacturer, KTM, has the cult of … bikes in The company has been indulged in making since decades and has several appraisals for the endurance of its in world’s toughest rallies and KTM has been involved in business with India’s leading brand, Bajaj Auto, 2007 and Bajaj Auto has been manufacturing the Duke 125 at its plant for the International markets.

However, KTM made its public in early 2012 in India the launch of its orange monster, 200.

Last year, KTM around 8000 Dukes in and while considering the young and market opportunities, KTM announced to its product lineup in the coming in India. Arguably, KTM has a year to introduce a new model every in our country. The company introduced with the debut of the Duke 200 in and the current year’s aim is achieved the launch of the Duke 390, what should be expected for

We all know KTM plans to launch bikes in India next based on the Duke 200 and Duke

The potential for middleweight motorcycles is in our country and to slice a major out of the market, it is more likely KTM introduce the Duke 690 by 2016 in KTM has been selling the Duke 690 in and Indonesia and the response the company is from the respective markets is The KTM’s 690cc LC4 engine is the capacity single-cylinder engine on any motorcycle in the world.

The 690cc powerplant features ignition with drive by technology that performs well and the advance balancer sheds the fallbacks of a single-cylinder

The KTM Duke 690 produces 67 BHP of power at RPM while the peak torque stand at 70.5 Nm at just RPM. The known and the most fact about KTM Duke is their extremely light character. The kerb weight of the 690 is only 149.5 kgs resulted by the construction of the chassis and swing The tubular space frame is from chrome molybdenum that weighs only 9 kgs and to maintain the best power-to-weight in its segment.

The KTM Duke 690 will only the Hyosung GT650N and Ducati 795 on Indian roads. There is an R version (picture right of the Duke 690 which is tauter and producing slightly more

However, due to the existing local plant, the Duke 690 might our shores via the CKD route, thereby we expect the price to be competitive against rivals. Considering the year strategy for launch of new we can expect the launch of Duke 690 the end of 2015 with a price tag of Rs. 4 lakhs in Indian market.

Additionally, last month we exclusively reported that KTM also introduce the Super 1290 R in India. The Super 1290 R will reach to our via the CBU route initially, hopefully in numbers after its launch in which is due for 2013-end. By the way, Top Richard Hammond owns a KTM 690.

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