KTM launches new colors in the RC series

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RC125 Dark Galvano, RC200 sports
RC125 now comes in Dark Galvano, RC200 sports
  • RC125 now comes in Dark Galvano, RC200 sports an Electronic Orange & the leader of the pack, RC390 gets the stunning looks of Metallic Silver.
  • The KTM RC Series gets refreshing new looks in addition to the colors that were launched with the BS6 upgrade earlier this year.

PUNE: KTM, World’s No.1 & India’s fastest growing premium motorcycle brand, has rolled out exciting new color options in the SuperSport range. The range comprising of KTM RC 390, KTM RC 200 & KTM RC 125 gets new looks with Metallic Silver, Electronic Orange, and Dark Galvano respectively. The new color options are launched in addition to the BS6 KTM range launched earlier in Feb 2020. The RC series has been successful in offering pure performance for the streets with an uncompromising function that defines the READY TO RACE mentality.

With the prices of these vehicles remain unchanged, the new colors have been added to complement the existing colors and provide the prospects with more choices to ride the color that best suits them.

The RC range represents the KTM’s READY TO RACE ethos – adapted for the street. Styled after modern-day competition street-racers, RC models are inspired by KTM’s RC16 & Moto3 factory racers.

Speaking on the occasion Sumeet Narang, President (Probiking) at Bajaj Auto Ltd. said “The KTM RCs are race-bred machines with its technology & form inspired from the MotoGP racer– KTM RC 16. The fully-faired motorcycles have a strong and growing contribution to the KTM portfolio. Also, the enthusiasts of SuperSport motorcycles in India prefer aggressive sharp looks coupled with exciting color options. These new colors have been carefully selected to complement the existing range. These additional options on each KTM RC will further enhance its appeal amongst the young & ambitious biking enthusiasts.”

All the RC models excel with outstanding power to weight ratio in their own class. High-end race tech components like the 4-valve, liquid-cooled, DOHC engine; thick 43mm upside-down forks; rigid lightweight racing chassis; aerodynamic SuperSport styling from the windshield to tail evidently communicate that this is a motorcycle for winners, with extreme styling and top-level class-leading performance.

KTM RC Range Prices

ModelPriceNew ColorsExisting Color Options
RC125Rs. 1,59,629 (ex-showroom Delhi)Dark GalvanoElectronic Orange
RC200Rs. 2,00,864(ex-showroom Delhi)Electronic OrangeDark Galvano
RC390Rs. 2,53,184 (ex-showroom Delhi)Metallic SilverCeramic White

Details on color options:

The Metallic Silver color scheme on the KTM RC 390 is completely new. The bold RC signature along with a mention of the 390 boosts the style quotient of the flagship model in KTM’s SuperSport lineup. The KTM RC 390 is a sports bike where the track racing genes are perceptible in every maneuver backed by spectacular handling, thrilling power & incredible performance. Ride-by-wire, slipper clutch, 36Nm torque with 43.5PS power, 43mm USD forks, a bigger front brake disc of 320mm diameter are some aspects that result in an incredible performance. This KTM RC 390 also comes in the ongoing Ceramic White color scheme.

The Electronic Orange color scheme on the KTM RC 200 complements the current Mean Black look. Light, compact, and responsive, this premium full‐faired bike is an eye‐catcher for its outstanding style. The 200cc engine combines top performance together with efficient mileage. Premium components such as the upside-down front fork from WP, multi‐functional fully digital display & radial brake caliper complete the package, making the KTM RC 200 an excellent value for money full‐faired motorcycle. The high power to weight ratio of 156 PS/ton on the KTM RC 200 makes it at least 20% more powerful than its closest competition.

The Dark Galvano color scheme on the KTM RC 125 has been introduced to complement the vibrant Electronic Orange look. This KTM RC125 is the entry-level for really ambitious racers. The state‐of‐the‐art, liquid‐cooled engine delivers 14.5PS power, 12 Nm of torque, and total race performance for everyday use. The race-oriented riding position, sporty chassis, and suspension inspire confidence & turn every ride into preparation for the next race with the KTM RC 125.

 RC 390RC 200
Engine TypeSingle Cylinder, 4 Valve, Liquid Cooled,  DOHCSingle Cylinder, 4 Valve, Liquid Cooled,  DOHC
Engine Capacity373.3 cm³199.5  cm³
Power43.5 Ps @ 9,000 rpm25 Ps @ 10,000 rpm
Torque36 Nm @ 7,000 rpm19.2 Nm at 8,000 rpm
ClutchAssist & SlipperWet Multi-Disc
Brakes (Front)Disc 320m, 4 piston RadialDisc 300m, 4 piston Radial
Brakes (Rear)Disc 230mm, 1 piston Floating CaliperDisc 230mm, 1 piston Floating Caliper
ABSBosch Two ChannelBosch Two Channel
ChassisSteel Trellis FrameSteel Trellis Frame
Front SuspensionWP-Open Cartridge USD Ø 43 mmWP-USD Ø 43 mm
Rear SuspensionWP-Monoshock, 10-step adjustableWP-Monoshock, 10-step adjustable
Weight (w/o fuel)166.8 Kg154.4 Kg
Fuel Tank Capacity9.5 lit9.5 lit
 RC 125
Engine TypeSingle Cylinder, 4 Valve, Liquid Cooled,  DOHC
Engine Capacity124.7  cm³
Power14.5 PS @ 9,250 rpm
Torque12 Nm at 8,000  rpm
ClutchWet Multi-Disc
Brakes (Front)Disc 300m, 4 piston Radial
Brakes (Rear)Disc 230mm, 1 piston Floating Caliper
ABSBosch One Channel
ChassisSteel Trellis Frame
Front SuspensionWP-USD Ø 43 mm
Rear SuspensionWP-Monoshock, 10-step adjustable
Weight (w/o fuel)154.2 Kg
Fuel Tank Capacity9.5 lit

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