KTM is an Austrian motorcycle manufacturer company that has become extremely popular in India in a very short amount of time. Due to the performance and efficiency offered by KTM bikes, as a two-wheeler manufacturer, KTM reached equal footing with the European and Japanese two-wheeler manufacturers.
The two-wheelers manufactured by KTM are famous for their unequivocal performance, incredible speed and attractive design. One of the most popular models of KTM available in India is KTM RC 200 (which is also a sports bike). The starting price of the Best KTM RC 200 in India is Rs. 2,12,256. There are two different variants of this particular KTM model that comes in three different colors.
Specifications of KTM RC 200
|Engine||Single cylinder, DOHC FI Engine, Liquid cooled|
|Max Power||20.4 PS @ 8500 rpm|
|Fuel Capacity||13.7 L|
|Gear Box||6 Speed|
|Cooling System||Liquid cooled|
|Ignition||Fully electronic ignition system with digital ignition timing adjustment|
|Body Type||Sports Bike|
|Peak Power||25 PS @ 10000 rpm|
|Brake||Front and rear – Disc|
|Max Torque||19.2 Nm at 8000 rpm|
KTM has always been famous for providing appealing rider experience along with its edged handling and incisive acceleration. However, for a daily driver or commuter, some previous versions of KTM were inappropriate. Even for long distance rides, KTM couldn’t offer much comfort to the customers.
Nevertheless, with the advent of the KTM RC 200, all of these factors have changed because the KTM RC 200 is a practical and versatile bike that offers a comfortable riding experience to daily commuters.
KTM RC 200 can offer you a mileage of 43.5 kmpl.
In terms of quality KTM RC 200 is far better than its predecessor. Starting from body paint to the strength of the nuts and bolts, each and every part is sufficient. The attractive design of the KTM RC 200 is a plus point that attracts bike enthusiasts. KTM RC 200 looks more mature, bigger, and more elegant in comparison to its deeply combative and razor-sharp models.
KTM RC 200 has a single-cylinder, liquid-cooled, 199.5 cc engine that can create 19.5Nm of peak torque and 25.4bhp of power. With the help of a bigger airbox, the engine of the KTM RC 200 can breathe more freely. The design of the radiator was also changed to help in the dissipation of heat.
You can easily notice the changes in the engine from the outside because it has become less agitated, smoother and manageable. Roaming around the city with KTM RC 200 is more comfortable because you will be able to maintain 40-45kmph speed in sixth gear without experiencing the outburst of the engine. The power delivery has also become more linear.
KTM RC 200 can remain deferential and submissive until the 6,000rpm but beyond that, the bike offers an entertaining pull. Speeds of 100-110kmph can also be achieved without too much stress, and overtaking is not a problem either. The gearbox of the KTM RC 200 quick and effortless shifts along with a light clutch. With a 13.7-litre fuel tank and 43.5kmpl mileage, the KTM Rc 200 can travel up to 590km.
The seat height is 824mm which is appropriate for most bike riders and you can also maneuver the bike effortlessly. The handlebar is also at a higher position and that is why you won’t have to crouch ahead. The padding and design of the seat have been changed by the manufacturer in order to provide comfort in log rides. KTM RC 200 also has robust grab rails which is a bonus feature for any bike rider.
Unlike its predecessors, the KTM RC 200 received a new instrument cluster. In comparison to other KTM bikes, the display system of the KTM RC 200 is clear and easy to read with which you can easily read the important data from your bike. The parameters included in the KTM RC 200 instrument cluster are the tachometer, fuel range, clock, speedometer, average fuel consumption, gear position indicator, two trip meters, etc.
KTM has become a well-known motorcycle brand name in the Indian two-wheeler industry. However, the price of the KTM RC 200 and other KTM models are a bit higher therefore not everyone can afford a brand new KTM RC 200.
Nonetheless, you can always purchase a second hand KTM RC 200 at a reasonable price from Beepkart. It is a renowned online second hand bike selling platform where you can easily get a used KTM RC 200 at an affordable price. More importantly, the used bikes you purchase from this platform come with one year warranty and three free services.
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