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.

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