KTM introduced the 2022 RC 200 in Nepal. The motorcycle now has a brand new design, updated mechanicals, and additional features.
HH (Hansraj Hulaschand) & Co. Ltd., an official distributor of KTM brought new-gen RC in the Nepalese market.
Talking of cost, 2022 KTM RC 200 price in Nepal is Rs. 6,74,900.
RC 200 is an entry-level racing sports bike from the KTM. Moreover, it is one of the best-selling premium motorcycles under 200cc in the Nepalese market.
With that said, let's take a closer look at the all-new RC 200 followed by its features, specifications and pricing.
KTM RC 200 Overview
KTM RC 200 is a racing sports motorcycle known for its excellent handling and performance. It offers modern technology, hardware, and remarkable features along with aggressive styling.
The new design of RC 200 clearly signals a generation shift. It now has a more mature, larger, and appealing look than the previous model.
The newest version gets redesigned LED headlights with LED DRLs, the same unit as on the Duke 250. Furthermore, the turn blinkers are now installed on the fairing as well.
It also comes with a high visor upfront. There is also a revised two-piece fender to protect both the radiator and the engine.
The bike is fitted with an underbelly exhaust system, which gives it a sleek appearance from the sides. Likewise, the revised bodywork is said to provide improved ergonomics and wind protection.
Other visual changes include new fairing, folding mirrors, adjustable handlebars, a bigger fuel tank, split pillion grip rails, and a sharp rear-end design with an LED taillamp.
Furthermore, the updated KTM RC 200 2022 model is available with two dual-tone color options: Silver Metallic (Silver/Orange) and Dark Galvano (Black/Orange).
All-new KTMRC200 gets the same 199.5cc, liquid-cooled, single-cylinder engine with BS6 emission norms. As a result, it continues to produce a maximum power of 25 PS at 10000 rpm and a peak torque of 19.5 Nm at 8000 rpm.While the power and torque figures stay unchanged, KTM has installed a larger airbox, which is said to increase responsiveness. In addition, the 2022 model has a curved radiator for better cooling.
Furthermore, the motor of this bike is paired with a six-speed gearbox.
The new generation KTM RC 200 has a kerb weight of 160 kg which is 1.5kg lighter than the previous model. The ground clearance is 158 mm and the seat height is 835mm.
Talking about hardware, KTM 200 RC is built on a new lighter and stronger split-steel trellis frame. WP-sourced upside-down front forks and a preload-adjustable rear mono-shock handle the suspension duties.
In terms of braking, the front disc has been increased to 320mm while the rear disc of 230mm remains the same.
KTM RC 200 160 Features
.BS6-compliant 200cc engine
.Bosch Electronic Fuel Injection
.Liquid Cooling System
.Engine Kill Switch
.Upside Down WP Front Forks
.Preload Adjustable Shock Absorber
.Front and Rear Disc Brakes
.17-inch Alloy Wheels
.Wide Radial Tubeless Tyres
.Grand Prix Inspired Styling
.Duke Inspired LED Headligh
The KTM RC 200 price in Nepal is Rs. 6,74,900 for the 2022 BS6 variant. It is now more expensive by Rs. 15,000 than the previous model.
However, it justifies the latest pricing with its top-notch hardware and features.