KTM India has launched the much-awaited Duke 125 ABS in India at price of Rs 1.18 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). This bike will be available immediatly across all KTM showrooms in India. The bookings for the KTM 125 Duke had already begun. The bike will be offered in three colour options: white, black and orange.
The KTM 125 Duke takes its design cues, frame, suspension and more from its elder sibling, the KTM 200 Duke with different graphics. Mechanically, this model available with 124.7cc, single-cylinder, liquid-cooled engine. It delivers the power of 14.3 bhp at 9,250 rpm and peak torque of 12 Nm at 8,000 rpm, mated to a 6-speed transmission.
Braking duties are carried by 300 mm disc at front and a 230 mm disc at the rear along with single channel ABS as standard. This model gets the lot of segment first features like trellis frame, Aluminium swingarm and upside down forks at the front. There is no direct rival in India for KTM Duke 125 ABS, but it will compete against Honda CB Hornet 160R, Suzuki Gixxer, Yamaha FZ and TVS Apache RTR. 160 4V.