Hello riders and welcome back for a new post, today Book2wheel is going to speak you about KTM. The Austrian motorbikes manufacturing company is always more present in the Philippines market. It offers a wide range of motorcycles, both for off-road and asphalt. We will focus on the features of the models that best fit with roads in the Philippines
KTM Duke 390
The KTM Duke 390 is built for those who are looking for adrenaline! It’s lightweight, just 149 Kg, easy to drive, manoeuvrable in the traffic and exciting on track. The top speed tested is around 170 km/h for this naked with 44HP. In order to halt this motorbike, there are two disc brakes, one front of 320mm and one rear of 230mm. It’s a good trade-off between power and price, indeed this bike costs ₱268.000.
KTM RC 200
Let’s speak now about the new KTM RC 200 2019. It is the perfect bike for those who are chasing the SuperSport dream or are just beginners in this fantastic world! Even if it’s only 200cc, the quality of materials and the technology are those of a real SS. Also, the design results to be very aggressive with the underbelly exhaust that looks really great. The driving position is comfy and it fits well not only for the track but also for daily use, even thanks to the ABS system. The front brake disc is a 300 mm while the rear is 230mm, the same of the DUKE 390. The official price for the Philippine market hasn’t been disclosed yet, but it should be around ₱189.000.
KTM Duke 200
Of course, we can’t forget the most used KTM in the Philippines: KTM Duke 200. In 2019 version, we can see an ABS system on this bike, making it safer and easier to drive. It is the best 200 cc you can find in the market not only for a top speed of 130 km/h but also for all the accurate details. It fits perfectly with urban use, and the front and rear disc brakes allow it to halt immediately. The motorbike carries most of the design from the old model and the underbelly exhaust makes it look more aggressive.
KTM 150 SX
So guys, after naked and supersport bikes it’s time now to introduce a motocross! This sector is probably the most famous for KTM’s lovers. KTM 150 SX 2019 is made appositely for people that are looking for fun and freedom. It has great performances in every type of soil, and the motorbike is really lightweight with 87.5 kg. The 2-stroke engine is powerful and reliable just like the chassis. The price for this new and amazing bike will be disclosed soon.