KTM 200 EXC Review
KTM sports motorcycle is a world Austrian company that manufactures bicycle, motorcycles and moped. The aggressive, sleek and stunning motorcycle is loved by enthusiasts who want to keep on getting an impressive power surge from their motorcycle, whenever they twist their throttle. The bike ensures easy handling and precise steering behaviour, as well as high ride stability. The bodywork has been designed ergonomically and functionally in such a way to provide a perfect compatibility to the comfort of the rider.
From the designing point of view, the bike has a sharp, edgy and aggressive appearance that well-suits to its naked character. The bike has a higher ground clearance of 355 mm along with a larger wheelbase of 1471 mm that enhances the ride quality and provides stability to the rider while riding on rough terrain. The total weight of the bike is around 99.5 kg. Due to light in weight, the bike offers high flexibility to the rider in a heavy traffic.
Engine, Economy and Performance:
As far as the power is concerned the bike is equipped with a powerful engine of around 193cc, water cooled, 2-stroke, a single cylinder that generates the decent power of around 40 hp. The engine is further mated with a smooth six-speed manual transmission with the wet multi-clutch disc. The most important advantage of the bike is that the bike can easily pick up in any gear and the rider can easily overtake most of the bikes on the highways.
The high-quality WP Suspension in front as well as in rear is especially is designed in such a way to provide wider traction and plenty of comfort to the rider. The front suspension of the bike comes up with WP Suspension of 48 mm while WP shock absorber in the rear. Apart from that, the bike is adorned with Chrome-molybdenum steel central tube frame that makes it different from other competitive brands in the same price range.
Safety, Braking and Miscellaneous:
Talking about the braking, the bike is fitted with 260 mm of front disc brakes and 220 mm of rear disc brakes that offer effective braking without comprising with stopping power. Both the high-tech brakes are equipped with the Brembo that provides proper grip and stick with the road and enhances the safety of the rider.
Overall, KTM 200 EXC is a perfect blend of comfortable street riding, adventurous off-road riding, superb performance, utmost safety, rigidity, speed, and fuel economy. The bike will definitely suit the requirements of the customers who love sporty and aggressive performance at a feasible price.