KTM recently launched the famous sports bikes – Duke 200 and Duke 390 in India with great specifications and features. Now this Austrian bike manufacturer plans to launch KTM 500 EXC Dirt Bike in India. Company have plans to launch many other Enduro and Adventure bikes in India. Recent spreading news is that, KTM already imported a couple of units of the 500 EXC to India.
KTM has been taking feedback from prospective buyers of various parts of India. The famous KTM 350 SX-F Dirt bike showcased few months ago. We are expecting for the – KTM EXC 500 which is a powerful dirt-bike that comes under the brand’s Enduro portfolio of KTM. The look and styling of dirt bikes are same as in video games or on the TV.
KTM EXC 500 is the most powerful enduro bikes available in the market today. The bike is very light in weight and packed with the powerful engine being high on power. All this offers the EXC 500 a great power-to-weight ratio. You can see the air box which is designed in very ingenious way and this can protects the air filter from dust.
510.4cc single-cylinder, 4-stroke, SOHC engine powers this bike. This churns out 50 HP power. Engine features forced oil lubrication system and a liquid cooling system. KTM EXC 500 coming with a tapered Neken handlebar which can be fixed in a choice of four positions. There is also a MAE speedometer that can displays all the required information in one screen.
Safety is well assured in this bike with multi-disc unit with Brembo hydraulics. Central frame of the bike is made from chrome molybdenum steel tubing. About capacities and measurements, KTM EXC 500 gets 9-litres and the bike weighs just 111.5 kgs. KTM EXC 500 Price in India will be nearly 7 lakhs if brought as CBU.
KTM EXC 500 Full Technical Specifications
|Engine||1-cylinder 4-stroke engine, water-cooled|
|Bore x stroke||95 mm x 72 mm|
|Cooling system||Liquid cooling system, continuous circulation of cooling liquid with water pump|
|Clutch||Wet multi-disc clutch DDS / Brembo hydraulics|
|Ignition system||Contactless, controlled, fully electronic ignition system with digital ignition timing adjustment|
|Frame||Central tube frame made of chrome molybdenum steel tubing|
|Forks||WP Suspension Up Side Down 4860 MXMA PA|
|Shock absorber||WP Suspension PDS 5018 DCC|
|Suspension travel Front||300 mm|
|Suspension travel Rear||335 mm|
|Brake system||Disc brakes, brake calipers on floating bearings|
|Brake discs – diameter Front||260 mm|
|Brake discs – diameter Rear||220 mm|
|Ground clearance||345 mm|
|Seat height||970 mm|
|Fuel tank capacity||9 l
Unleaded premium fuel (95 RON)