KTM 200 Duke Review 2018
KTM is renowned for it’s naked and road hitting bikes. This naked bike comes with the tagline “A Powerful Appearance”. KTM 200 is powered with 199.50cc engine. and is available in Orange, White, Black colors. The bike gives mileage up to 35 -45 kmpl. The tank design is the main feature of the bike which gives Duke an elegant look. The torque is good enough and gives ultimate level of fun while riding. Spare parts like disc pads, mirrors, foot pegs etc.are so costly if they get damaged you have to spend lot of money for repairing it.
Engine, Power and Gears
A powerful 199.5 cc Single-cylinder, 4-stroke, spark-ignition engine, liquid-cooled engine makes 24.6 Bhp @ 10000 rpm power and 19.2 Nm @ 8000 rpm torque on ride. Engine mated to 6 speed gears for smooth transmission. Engine cooling system is Liquid cooling system, continuous circulation of cooling liquid with water pump.
There is Fuel injection system and ignition of the bike is Contactless, controlled, fully electronic ignition system with digital ignition timing adjustment type. The bike looks very sharp elegant, equipped with trellis frame. Duke 200 has got LED indicators and Brake lamp. Duke’s tanks are carved around to your knees and is quite good enough to ride.
Brakes and Suspension
There is 300 mm Disc brake with four-pot brake caliper front brake. Rear brake is 230 mm Disc brake with one-pot brake caliper, floating brake disc type. Front suspension is Telescopic Upside Down Forks (WP Suspension 4357) and rear packed with Monoshock, Alloy Swingarm (WP Suspension 4618 EM) suspension. There is tubeless tyres, alloys, 238 w Alternator electrical system, digital instrument cluster, electric start, pass light, split seat, engine kill switch etc.
The bike measures 2002 mm x 873 mm x 1274 mm. There is 165 mm Ground Clearance, 810 mm Seat Height and Wheelbase of 1367 mm. Dry Weight of the bike is 129.5 kg and the Kerb/Wet Weight is 136 kg. You have Fuel Tank Capacity of 11 litres and Reserve Fuel Capacity of 2.5 litres.
Performance and Mileage
The bike is highly performance oriented and can reach 0-60 kmph in just 3.30 secs. This also capable of 0-100 kmph in 9.20 secs. Duke 200 can reach 60-0 kmph in 15.87 mtrs. Top Speed of the bike is 138 kmph. You will enjoy 25 kmpl Mileage in City and 35 kmpl Mileage in Highway. Combined Mileage is 30 kmpl. Overall Duke 200 is a super bike giving splendid performance to the rider.
KTM 200 Duke Bike Full Technical Specifications
|Engine Performance||18.4 kW (25 hp)|
|Engine Power||199.50CC DOHC 4 valve per cylinder engine|
|Weight without fuel||125 kg|
|Design||Single-cylinder, 4-stroke, spark-ignition engine, liquid-cooled|
|Total fuel tank capacity||Unleaded premium fuel (95 RON)|
|Brake system Front||Disc brake with four-pot brake caliper|
|Brake system Rear||Disc brake with one-pot brake caliper, floating brake discs|
|Shock absorber||WP Suspension 4618 EM|
|Fork||WP Suspension 4357|
|Frame||Tubular space frame made from steel tubes, powder-coated|
|Suspension travel Front and Rear||150mm,150mm|
|Chain||5/8 x 1/4 (520) O‑Ring|
|Steering head angle||65 Degree|
|Wheel base||1,361±15 mm|
|Seat height||810 mm|
|Ground clearance||165 mm|
KTM 200 Duke Bike price in India: Rs. 1,49,000/- (Ex-showroom New Delhi)
The all new model KTM 200 Duke comes with updated BS4 emission norms. You can see lots of cosmetic enhancements. There is a fresh and stylish paint scheme with wheels are orange. If you have a plan to buy this, this is surely have the most value when you consider performance. You can enjoy a powerful motoring.