Hansraj HulasChand(HH) and company private limited, the authorized distributor of KTM bikes in Nepal has launched The KTM 200 Duke to dominate the streets of Nepal. KTM Duke 200 is one of the most realistic bikes from the 200 cc segment. The official price of KTM 200 in Nepal is Rs. 4,99,900.
KTM Duke 200 Overview
KTM is an Australian motorcycle manufacturing company, conjointly owned by Australian Industries AG and Bajaj Auto. The company was established in 1992 but its foundation dates back to as early as 1934. Since its establishment, KTM has been the leading KTM bikes manufacturer in the world. In addition to that, the company is among the leading KTM off-road motorcycle manufacturers globally.
The KTM 200 Duke is one of the first 200cc naked bikes in Nepal with real racing genes. Cutting edge technology and advanced components such as water-cooled, single-cylinder, four-stroke engine, the compact three-chamber silencer, the ultralight tubular space frame, the 43 mm fork from WP Suspension and the stylish swing-arm makes the bike one of the bestselling bikes in Nepal.
Engine & Performance
KTM DUKE 200 in Nepal is a naked beast from duke and one of the powerful bikes in 200 cc category in Nepal. KTM Duke 200 comes with a Single Cylinder, 4 Stroke, Liquid Cooled 200 cc engine that produces a maximum power of 25 bhp @ 10000 rpm and maximum torque of 19.2 Nm @ 8000 rpm. The new KTM DUKE 200 is 5 kg more heavily with kerb weight of 148 kg. It comes with a fuel injection fuel system with digital ignition.
The new KTM Duke 200 is equipped with a six-speed manual gearbox and a cable-actuated multi-disc clutch. The latest version bike has sporty looks and fully packed with advanced features. It is one of the best bikes in 200 cc category along with some of its competitors like Yamaha R15 V3, Bajaj Pulsar NS 200, Yamaha FZ 25, Benelli TNT 25, TVS Apache RTR 200 4V, etc.
The bike comes with a 170 mm of ground clearance along with a wheelbase of 1367mm. When it comes to fuel efficiency and performance, it comes with 11 liters of the fuel tank as the bike gives a decent amount of mileage of around 35 km/l. The bike features 6 number of manual gears and bike can hit up to a top speed of 138 km/h which is pretty fast for the bike in this range.
One of the major features of this bike is power and performance. With such a small engine, this can generate a decent amount of power. Not only that its naked sporty design makes it look even cooler. The renovation with Duke 200 includes some visual changes as well as new features. In terms of design, Duke 200 looks quite muscular and the naked design is still the best. The design highly resembles to its bigger brother KTM Duke 250 and the KTM Duke 390.
The color combination used in the bike also great and you will love it. The tail light is in a good position and looks great. The Front headlights are very bright and the design of the headlight is also great. The overall design is very good and well maintained. Seats are also decent and you will feel comfortable while riding the bike.
200 Duke features a trellis frame with WP upside-down forks upfront and a monoshock suspension at the rear. Brakes include disc units at both ends with single-channel ABS.
KTM continues to offer the MRF RevZ tires on DUKE 200 with tubeless tires and alloy wheel type are featured in the bike. The tires in the DUKE 200 offers the right type of grips and provides decent power and performance.
Specifications of KTM Duke 200
Engine and Transmission
|Engine Type||Single Cylinder, 4 Stroke, DOHC Engine||Engine Displacement||199.5 cc|
|Max power||25.1 PS @ 10,000 rpm||Max Torque||19.2 Nm @ 8000 rpm|
|Fuel System||Fuel Injection||Ignition||Digital Ignition|
|Cooling System||Liquid Cooled||Valves per cylinder||4|
|Number of Gears||6||Max Speed||138 km/h|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||10.2 L||Reserve Fuel Capacity||2.5 L|
|Mileage||35 km/l||Clutch||Wet Multi-Disc Clutch|
Brakes and Tyres
|Front Brake Type||Disc||Rear Brake Type||Disc|
|Front Disc/Drum Size||300 mm||Rear Disc/Drum size||230 mm|
|Wheel Size||17 inches||Wheel Type||Alloy Wheels|
|Front Tyre||110/70 * 17||Rear Tyre||150/60 * 17|
KTM Duke Price in Nepal 2019: Rs. 4,99,900
Key Features of DUKE 200
- Digital Speedometer
- Digital Fuel Gauge
- Digital Tachometer
- Digital Tripmeters (No. of meters: 2)
- Electric Start
- Multi-reflector headlight type
- LED Tail Light
KTM DUKE 200 Review
KTM DUKE 200 is very stylish bike with above average power and performance with in this price range. One of the most amazing thing about KTM Duke 200 is the engine though the fuel efficiency is pretty low. But the bike is very comfortable to ride and yes the bike is very nice for riding and for stunts also.
User Review( votes)
The current-gen motorcycle has the same all-digital instrument console with clock, trip meter and odometer As far as color schemes are concerned, the all-new Duke is available in three different colors: Orange, Black and White.
Final Thoughts on KTM Duke 200
Duke 200 is the perfect choice for those who are looking for an aggressive bike in Nepal. It is the first entry-level naked sports bike that was launched in Nepal. Since then, the company has launched different varieties of motorcycles like KTM Duke 125, KTM Duke 250 and Duke 390 in the Nepalese market. The seating posture is aggressive too and similar to larger sports bikes. The Official KTM Duke 200 Price in Nepal is Rs. 4,99,900.
KTM DUKE 200 certainly is the best bike in Nepal with powerful drive and dynamic cornering. Bike lovers consider the new bike as an entry-level vehicle before advancing to a larger sports-commuting bike. The KTM 200 Duke will give tough competition to the TVS RTR 200, Yamaha FZ 25, Benelli TNT 25, and Bajaj NS200.