KTM is all set to launch its 125cc bike next month




The premium and stylish sports bike manufacturer in India KTM is all set to launch its 125cc bike in India, which is already being sold in the European market. The company might be thinking to target customers who don’t like driving heavy motorcycles with less efficiency but still want cool, stylish, sporty and feature-rich bikes. Sources say that production of 125cc KTM for the Indian market has already started at Chakan manufacturing facility and the sale will start next month. KTM bikes are manufactured and marketing in partnership between Austrian motorcycle and Sports car manufacturer KTM industries AG and Indian manufacturer Bajaj Auto. The new 125cc KTM DUKE is expected to be similar to 390 DUKE with some special stickering. It will be powered with 124.7cc single-cylinder, liquid-cooled which will generate power up to 15PS and 12Nm of torque, and will be coupled with a 6-speed gearbox. The new KTM will be Spec. rich too, which might include the Bosch engine management system, Bosch two-channel ABS, inverted pitchfork LED headlamps, sharp and angular lines combined with racy graphics and aggressive overall design. The bike will replace Pulsa 135LS and will come with some cool stylish appearance. The market for KTM DUKE 125cc is obviously going to be small as its price will be between 1.25lacs to 1.5lacs but it will attract young sportbike enthusiast for sure, which will make the market profitable for this 125cc KTM bike.