Austrian based two-wheeler giant, KTM had recently showcased two quarter-litre motorcycles for Asian markets. We had previously reported that both these motorcycles will be manufactured in India and exported out.
The RC 250 and Duke 250 will be identical to KTM's offering in India in terms of design. Both motorcycles have been developed for Asian markets were the brand is not present currently.
KTM is famous for their promotional TVCs and have prepared one for their quarter-litre bikes as well. This video has been titled as ‘Duke + RC Action: KTM's new "Twofifties" on their way'.
Here are the technical specifications of RC and Duke 250 that share an engine:
- Engine: 248.8 cc single cylinder, liquid cooled
- Horsepower: 30.85
- Torque: 24 Nm
- Gearbox: 6-speed
Naked and fully faired KTM duo will take on the likes of Honda, Kawasaki and Yamaha in developing Asian markets. Neither RC 250 or Duke 250 will be offered in India and KTM will continue with their existing products.
Video: KTM RC & Duke 250 Shred Asian Roads!