KTM India has launched the all new Duke 125 with ABS in the country, with prices starting at INR 1.18 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). With this launch, the KTM Duke 125 becomes the most powerful motorcycle in its segment in India.
The India-spec KTM Duke 125 shares it’s styling with the Duke 200, unlike the international-spec model that is inspired by the Duke 390. One can distinguish between the Duke 200 and the Duke 125 with the help of the new graphics that the latter adorns.
Powering the KTM Duke 125 is a 124.7 cc, single cylinder, the liquid cooled engine that is capable of producing a maximum power output of 14.5 hp at 9.250 rpm and 12 Nm of torque at 8,000 rpm. This engine comes paired to a six-speed transmission that sends power to the rear wheel.
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A few feature highlights of the new KTM Duke 125 include a Trellis frame, single-channel ABS, 43 mm USD forks at the front and a Mono-Shock suspension at the rear and 300 mm and 230 mm single disc brakes at the front and rear respectively. The fuel tank has a capacity of 10.2 litres while the seat height of the most affordable Duke in the country stands at 818 mm. The model also receives 17-inch alloy wheels with a 110/70 section tyre at the front and a 150/60 section tyre at the rear.