The aggressive design is complemented by a powerful engine churning out 43.5 Ps of power and 37 Nm torque and a host of new premium features like Ride-by-wire for a smooth throttle response by eliminating the throttle cable and the use of sensors instead, a first-in-class multi-color TFT display console that is also enabled to pair with your smartphone and it is also controllable from the handlebar. A larger 320 mm rotor for the front disc brake is included for increased stopping power and it also comes in tandem with an ABS by BOSCH and a Slipper clutch.
The KTM Duke 200 has not received any radical change but the 2017 model is now BS-IV compliant along with other siblings. The Duke 200 has also received a refreshed graphic scheme for 2017 and will continue to be available in Orange, White and Black colors.
On the launch occasion, Amit Nandi, President- Probiking, Bajaj Auto Ltd. said,
Raw performance and edgy design sets the KTM Dukes apart from the rest. With the new MY17 range, the Dukes take yet another leap forward. The new 390 Duke is an all-new bike for the hardcore enthusiast, the new 200 Duke is a stepping stone into the world of KTM and the all-new 250 Duke is the upgrade option for those who have already experienced KTM with the 200 Duke.
Bookings for the all-new Duke range commence today and KTM has priced the all new Duke 390 at Rs. 2,25,730, Duke 250 at Rs. 1,73,000 and the Duke 200 at Rs. 1,43,500, all prices Ex-Showroom, Delhi.
By: Farhan Kashif