New kid on the block
CFMoto is back in India for its second innings with AMW Motorcycles to take on the big boys
ACHINESE TWO-WHEELER GIANT CFMoto has partnered with AMW Motorcycles to launch four motorcycles in India. The nakeds: 300NK (`2.29 lakh) and 650NK (`3.99 lakh) along with the adventure tourer 650MT (`4.99 lakh) and Sport tourer 650GT(`5.49 lakh, all prices exshowroom India) can be booked online starting August 5, with deliveries beginning in early October. The bikes will follow the CKD route and will be assembled in AMW’s Bengaluru plant.
The 300NK is powered by a 299cc, singlecylinder engine. The bikes gets a TFT colour display a la 390 Duke and LED illumination. The 300NK gets two riding modes – a segment first feature. It will compete with the likes of KTM 250 Duke, BMW G 310 R, Honda CB300R and even the Bajaj Dominar.
The 650NK, 650MT and 650GT are powered by the same liquid-cooled, parallel-twin 649.3cc engine. It develops 69bhp at 8750rpm and 62Nm at 7000rpm in the 650GT. AMW and CFMoto haven’t specified the power outputs for the other 650s yet.
The bikes will be available via their dealer network in Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Mumbai, Chennai, Cochin, Kolkata and Guwahati.