2023 KTM Duke, RC Range Launched in India, Check New Prices Here

KTM India has updated its Duke and RC lineup offered in the Indian market. The bikes are now OBD2-compliant. The most affordable KTM RC 125 is priced at Rs 1.89 lakh, while the KTM RC 390 costs Rs 3.18 lakh. Prices are ex-showroom.

By Kanika Sachdeva | on April 20, 2023 Follow us on Autox Google News

KTM India has updated its Duke and RC lineup with the launch of the OBD2-compliant bikes. The company's RC range comprises the RC 200, the RC 390, and the RC 125. While its Duke range includes the 125 Duke, the 200 Duke, the 250 Duke, and the 390 Duke. Following the significant change given to these motorcycles, the 2023 KTM Duke and RC range now come equipped with an Onboard Diagnostic Device (OBD) that provides the rider with real-time engine data and helps detect any mechanical faults in real-world conditions. But, the latest iterations remain the same in terms of styling, features, and mechanics. The most affordable RC 125 is priced at Rs 1.89 lakh, while the RC 390 costs Rs 3.18 lakh. All prices are ex-showroom. Now, here is the listing of the latest bikes with their new prices. 

2023 KTM 125 Duke: Price, Engine, Features

In the Indian market, the 2023 KTM 125 Duke comes with a sticker price of Rs 1.79 lakh (ex-showroom). The roadster receives necessary updates to adhere to OBD2 standards, but retains its design, engine specifications, and features. The engine in the updated 125 Duke is the same 124.7cc, single-cylinder, liquid-cooled engine with Bosche electronic Fi (fuel injection) system. Mated to a 6-speed gearbox, this engine produces 14.3bhp of maximum output at 9,250rpm and 12Nm pf torque at 8,000rpm. 

The motorcycle features a single-pod headlight with dual LED DRLs, split-style seats, an LED taillight, and LED turn indicators. It sits on 17-inch alloy wheels and is equipped with an LCD instrument cluster and an anti-lock braking system (ABS) that ensures rider's safety. It is available in a single variant and offered in two colour options - Electronic Orange and Ceramic White.

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2023 KTM 200 Duke: Price, Engine, Features

The 2023 KTM 200 Duke is priced at Rs 1.92 lakh (ex-showroom) in the country. It is equipped with the OBD2 system to comply with BS6 Phase II emission norms. The updated 200 Duke is a naked street bike and features a sharp design. It is powered by a 199.5cc, single-cylinder, liquid-cooled engine that delivers 24.6bhp of power and 19.3Nm of torque. Transmission duties are taken care of by a 6-speed gearbox and a clutch.

In terms of safety, the bike gets a single disc with ByBre calipers at the front and back, with a dual-channel ABS. It comes in Dark Silver Metallic and Electronic Orange paint options.  

2023 KTM 250 Duke: Price, Engine, Features

KTM 250 Duke1

KTM is offering the 250 Duke for the model year 2023 at a price tag of Rs 2.38 lakh (ex-showroom). The 2023 KTM 250 Duke is a quarter-litre naked street bike and comes equipped with OBD II technology that provides real-time engine data to the rider. Mechanically, the motorcycle draws power from the same 248.8cc liquid-cooled mill, producing 29.5bhp at 9,000rpm and 24Nm at 7,500rpm. It is paired with a 6-speed gearbox and a slipper clutch, for handling transmission.  

On the feature front, the street bike has all-LED lighting, an LCD instrument cluster, and a dual-channel ABS with a Supermoto mode. On offer are Dark Galvano and Ebony Black colour options.  

2023 KTM 390 Duke: Price, Engine, Features

2023 KTM 390 DUKE

The 2023 KTM 390 Duke, the company says, is the most powerful naked bike, which stands at Rs 2.97 lakh (ex-showroom) in India. It gets a significant tweak in the form of the OBD2-compliance. It reuses a 373.27cc, single-cylinder, liquid-cooled engine with 42.9bhp and 37Nm and is mated to a 6-speed gearbox that is accompanied by a slipper clutch.

Feature-wise, the bike carries LED headlights with DRLs, split-style seats, a two-piece grab rail, a TFT instrument console, Bluetooth connectivity, a switchable ABS, a quickshifter, and more. Dark Galvano and Liquid Metal are two colour options it comes with.

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2023 KTM RC 125: Price, Engine, Features

2023 KTM RC 1251

KTM India has launched the OBD2-compliant RC 125 for the model year 2023, at a sticker price of Rs 1.89 lakh (ex-showroom), which is slightly higher (around Rs 900) than the previous version. At its heart is a 124cc, single-cylinder mill, which is linked to a 6-speed gearbox. The engine is good enough to put out 14.3bhp and 12Nm of torque. 

Style-wise, the 2023 KTM RC 125 features a halogen headlamp with LED DRLs, LED turn signals, and an LED taillight. Furthermore, it sports an orange backlit LCD cluster. As for its exterior colour options, the bike is offered in Black & Orange and White & Orange. It competes against the Suzuki Gixxer SF 250 and the Yamaha R15 V4.

2023 KTM RC 390: Price, Engine, Features

2023 KTM RC 3901

The 2023 KTM RC 390 stands at Rs 3.18 lakh (ex-showroom), price-wise. Along with other motorcycles, this bike also meets the OBD2-compliance in accordance with stricter emission norms. Otherwise, the bike remains unchanged, be it design or features. In terms of powertrain, the updated RC 390 continues to use the same 373.27cc, single-cylinder, liquid-cooled engine with Bosche electronic Fi (fuel injection) system. Mated to a 6-speed gearbox that takes help from an assist and slipper clutch, this engine produces 42.9bhp of maximum output at 9,000rpm and 37Nm pf torque at 7,000rpm. 

Speaking of its features, the bike gets all-LED lighting, a coloured TFT display, a single-pod headlight, split-style seats, a clip-on-style handlebar, and a side-slung exhaust. In terms of safety, it offers a dual-channel ABS with a Supermoto mode, a cornering feature, and electronic aids such as a quick shifter and traction control. Riding on 17-inch alloy wheels, the kerb weight of the bike sits at 172kg. Prospective buyers get to choose between two colour options - Factory Racing Blue and Electronic Orange. 

2023 KTM RC 200: Price, Engine, Features

The 2023 KTM RC 200 is currently available at Rs 2.17 lakh (ex-showroom) in the Indian market. It also comes with necessary OBD2 updates to comply with RDE norms. The bike rivals the likes of the Yamaha YZF-R15 and the Suzuki Gixxer SF250. On the mechanical front, it retains the same 199cc, single-cylinder, liquid-cooled engine that makes 24bhp at 10,000rpm and 19.2Nm at 8,000rpm. This engine is linked to a 6-speed gearbox.

The updated RC 200 gets all-LED lighting, an LCD instrument cluster that displays ride-related information, and a dual-channel ABS that comes as standard. On offer are Dark Galvano and Metallic Silver colour options.

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