KTM RC 490 overview
The KTM has confirmed the news of its upcoming bike RC 490. Recently bajaj has got the trademark for its twin-cylinder motorcycle and it is expected that this twin-cylinder engine will be used in the upcoming KTM RC 490 as well.
The KTM RC 490 will be a fully faired bike based on the RC 390. The bike will be manufactured in Bajaj’s Chakan plant in Pune, Maharashtra.
The KTM RC 490 will be powered by 490 CC parallel twin-cylinder liquid-cooled engine that will produce somewhere around 50 PS of power and 45 Nm of torque. The engine of the bike is mated to a 6-speed gearbox and it will have a slipper clutch and assist as well.
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KTM RC 490 top speed
The Top speed of the KTM RC 490 is expected to be 200 kmph.
KTM RC 490 colors
The KTM RC 490 will be available in Grey Black and White Black color.
KTM RC 490 launch date
Bajaj has recently got the trademark for its upcoming motorcycle Twinner which will have a twin-cylinder engine and it is expected that the same engine will be used in KTM RC 490 as well with different tuning. The KTM RC 490 is expected to launch in India in June 2022.
KTM RC 490 price in India
The Expected price of the KTM RC 490 in India is approximately Rs 3.8 lakh ex-showroom.
KTM RC 490 specification
|Engine type||Parallel twin|
|Max Power||50 PS|
|Max Torque||45 Nm|
|Number of Cylinders||2|
|Fuel System||Fuel Injection|
|Number of Gears||6-speed with the slipper clutch and assist|
Dimensions and Suspensions
|Body type||Sport bike|
|Front Suspension||WP up-side-down|
|Rear Suspension||WP Mono-shock|
|Ground Clearance||185 mm|
|Seat Height||830 mm|
|Kerb weight||149 kg|
|Fuel Tank||13.4 liter|
|Mileage||22-25 kmpl (approx)|
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Tyres and brakes
|Front tyre type||Tubeless|
|Rear Tyre type||Tubeless|
|Front Brake||320 mm dual Disc|
|Rear Brake||230 mm Disc|
|Head Light||LED headlight with DRL|
|Engine Kill Switch||Yes|
|ABS Light||Yes (dual channel)|
|Gear Position indicator||Yes|
|Additional feature||Full Control Over Incoming Calls and An Audio Player|
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KTM RC 490 FAQ’s
What is the launch date of KTM RC 490 in India?
The KTM RC 490 is expected to launch in India in the June of 2022.
What is the price of KTM RC 490 in India?
The expected price of the KTM RC 490 in India would be around Rs 3.8 lakh.
What is the top speed of the KTM RC 490?
The top speed of the KTM RC 490 is expected to be 200 kmph.
What is the engine capacity of the KTM RC 490?
The KTM RC 490 will have a 490 cc twin-cylinder engine.
What is the on-road price of KTM RC 490 in India?
The expected on-road price of the KTM RC 490 will be around Rs 4 – 4.2 lakh in India.
What is the mileage of KTM RC 490?
The KTM RC 490 is expected to give an approximate mileage of 22-25 kmpl.