|1-cylinder 4-stroke engine, liquid-cooled|
|15 Bhp @ 9500 rpm|
KTM Duke 125 Indian Edition Price in Bangladesh
|Model||KTM Duke 125|
|Status||Available in Bangladesh|
|KTM Duke 125 Indian||448,000/- (BDT)|
|Engine type||1-cylinder 4-stroke engine, water-cooled|
|Bore x Stroke||58 mm x 47.2 mm|
||Wet multi-disc clutch / mechanically operated|
|No. of Cylinders||1|
|No. of Gears||6|
|Maximum Power||15 Bhp @ 9500 rpm|
|Maximum Torque||11.8 Nm @ 8000 rpm|
|Kerb Weight||137 kg|
|Seat Height||830 mm|
|Fuel Capacity||13.4 liters|
|No. of Seats||2|
|Front Brake||320mm Disc brake with a four-pot brake caliper|
|Rear Brake||230mm disc brake with one-pot brake caliper, floating brake discs|
|Suspension Front||WP Suspension Up Side Down|
|Suspension Rear||WP Suspension Mono-shock|
|Front Tyre||110/70 -17|
|Rear Tyre||150/60 -17|
|Low Fuel Indicator||✓|
|Low Oil Indicator||✓|
|Projector Head Light
|Top Speed||130 kmph|
|Mileage (City)||35 kmpl|
|Mileage (Highway)||45 kmpl|
|Mileage (City & highway)||40 kmpl|
KTM Duke 125 (Indian) Overall Review
KTM is one of the top motorcycle manufacturers in the world which is the origin of Austria. The bikes of KTM are very popular throughout the world and its demand is heavy. But, the price range of the products is too high which can not be affordable for mid-income people. However, KTM used to export their products in many countries but still, no products of KTM are available in Bangladesh though the neighboring country India has the KTM products. Today, we talk about KTM Duke 125 (Indian) which has reveal in Bangladesh within a short period.
KTM Duke 125 is a revised version of KTM 390 Duke but consists of 125 cc engine. The bike has a completely aggressive design which is almost the same as Duke 390. The headlamp of the bike is more aggressive with the best quality and updated instrument console. If we consider the model, it is a naked edition sports bike which is much similar to Yamaha M-Slaz. However, the naked edition sports bikes are not so popular in Bangladesh and in the case of KTM Duke 125, the quality would be great but the expected price of the bike is too heavy and within the budget, the young generation would find the latest version of faired edition bikes. But, it does not mean that Duke 125 would not get the market but obviously it needs time to dominate the market place of Bangladesh. Now, before revealing the beast in the country, we let you know the detail specification of KTM Duke 125 below.
Design & looks: KTM Duke 125 (Indian) has come with the style of naked sports which has completely sharp and gorgeous looks. The front and edge of the bike are so sharp which gives the extraordinary looks to the bike. The fuel tank is apparently amazing which has a fully muscular shaped body and sports seating position. There is a well-designed engine guard which the most aggressive headlamp. Besides, the handlebar of the bike is well measured and compatible with the bike. However, the bike is from a most reliable company which is just the replica of 390 Duke but some features are changed. It would be the only 125 cc bike which has possessed TFT display. Besides, the headlight is fully LED which is similar to Super Duke 1290 R and parking light is also LED.
Engine performance: The engine of KTM Duke 125 is better than expected. The customers would not disappoint by seeing the performance of the bike. Consists of 124.7 cc engine, the max power of the bike is 15 Bhp@ 9500 rpm and the torque is also good of 11.8 Nm @ 8000 rpm. Like most of the sports category bikes, it has also a liquid cooling system added which also has one cylinder and four-stroke system. However, consists of a six-speed gearbox with a wet multi-disc clutch this 125 cc bike can run with more than 120 km per hour top speed.
Dimensions & seating position: The bike KTM Duke 125 (Indian) seems a little small than a normal bike but its weight is 137 kg. It’s stylish is almost unique and effective and due to body structure, the bike will not vibrate after 100 km per hour speed. However, it has a better ground clearance of 185 mm and long wheelbase which is 1357 mm. The fuel tank can contain more fuel than looks which is approximately 13.4 liters. The seating position is comfortable but sporty and the bike is compatible for just the rider but no pillion. But, in our country, at least one pillion can safely ride on it.
Suspension & Brakes: The suspensions of the bikes are very updated and unique in technology. On the front, wp suspension upside down used for the bike and at the rear, mono-shock WP suspension is used. However, the front and rear wheel travel are 150 mm both. The suspensions are well designed which has ensured proper comfort. Dual hydraulic disc braking system is added to the bike wherein front-wheel bigger disc which is 320 mm with the four-pot brake caliper and for the rear, 230 mm hydraulic disc with one-pot brake caliper is used. The brakes are too good which has also the latest braking system Anti-lock Braking System (ABS). Due to the ABS technology, the riders would be much saved during hard brake.
Mileage: However, KTM Duke 125 yet to reveal in Bangladesh and so, there is no user review of this bike was released. So, the mileage of the bike can not be told specifically. But, this is still available in India and according to some websites, the claimed mileage of the bike is 45 km on the highway and not less than 35 km on city road where riders would face heavy traffic. But, considering average mileage, it would be almost 40 km. The mileage is handsome reportedly and for a top-rated sports bike, it would be great.
Instrument Panel & Features: Complete latest features are included to the bike which makes it more attractive. The instrument panel is also made with advanced technology which consists of all digital features. They are speedometer, tachometer, trip meter, fuel gauge, clock, gear display, odometer, and others.
Colors & Price: Though the product of KTM yet to reveal in Bangladesh and so, we have still received no news about the colors of the bike. But, considering the options, White and Orange colors of the bike are available in India which would be available in our country as well. And the bike price is 448,000 BDT.