Keeway India has launched two new motorcycles in India, the K300 N and the K300 R. The K300 N is a naked sport bike while the K300 R gets a full fairing. Both bikes share the same underpinnings.
The price of the K300N starts at Rs 2.65 lakh and goes up to Rs 2.85 lakh, while the price of the K300 R ranges from Rs 2.99 to Rs 3.20 lakh. All the prices mentioned above are in the showroom. Pre-bookings for both bikes have been opened at INR 10,000 and deliveries are expected to start at the end of this month.
Keeway K300 N and K300 R: Powertrain
Both Keeway motorcycles are powered by a 202cc single-cylinder engine that is liquid-cooled. It produces 27.5 hp of maximum power at 8,750 rpm and 25 Nm of torque at 7,000 rpm. It is connected to a six-speed gearbox with slipper and auxiliary clutch.
Keeway K300 N and K300 R: Design and features
The new Keeway Sport bikes use a trellis frame suspended by 37mm inverted forks at the front and single-hub shocks at the rear. Braking duties are handled by a 292mm disc with four-piston calipers and a 220mm rear disc with single-piston calipers. There is also a two-channel ABS system in the offerings.
The automaker offers alloy wheels, which means there must be timeless tires. Wheel size is 17 inches. The front tire measures 100/70 while the rear tire measures 140/60. In addition, the alloy wheels of both motorcycles have the same design. The seat height of the Keeway K300 N and K300 R varies. The seat height of the K300 R is 780 mm, while the seat height of the K300 N is 795 mm. In addition, the K300 N has a ground clearance of 150mm and weighs 151kg. The ground clearance of the K300 R is 135 mm. It weighs 165 kg and the fuel tank capacity is 12 litres, while the K300 N's fuel tank capacity is 12.5 litres.
Talking about the features, both motorcycles come with LED lighting and a digital instrument cluster. Two riding modes and a lower-belly exhaust system are also offered.