Indian Motorcycle confirms The Launch Of FTR 1200
Indian Motorcycle India has officially started taking bookings for the FTR 1200 S in India. The company will start the deliveries of 1200 S and the 1200 S Race Replica from April 2019 onwards. The Indian FTR 1200 S will be priced at ₹ 14.99 lakh while the FTR 1200 S Race Replica will be priced at ₹ 15.49 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). Interested customers can go to any Indian dealership and book the motorcycle by paying a token amount of ₹ 2 lakh.
Inspired by the Championship-Winning FTR 750 flat-track race bike, the FTR series gets a new liquid-cooled 1,203cc V-twin engine which makes 120 bhp and 112.5 Nm of peak torque while being mated to a 6-speed transmission. The FTR 1200 S gets a bunch of premium features such as Bosch stability control with a six-axis inertial sensor, selectable riding modes, all controlled by a bright 4.3-inch colour touchscreen instrument console. The engine has been inspired by the Scout but gets 80 per cent new components and runs a higher compression ratio as well. Plus, this is the first ever production motorcycle from Indian which not an out and out cruiser and is lighter too compared to the heavyweights from Indian motorcycle. The company will bring the FTR 1200 range to India as a CBU, like all other Indian models.
The following are the keynotes of the bike that makes it more unique than others.
Indian Motorcycle Race-Inspired Design
The rear swingarm design and tank silhouette are just a few of the elements borrowed from the FTR750 race bike.
Poised For Thrills
A powerful 1203cc V-Twin engine with 120 horsepower and 85 ft-lbs of low-end torque delivers progressive, predictable power.
A sporty riding position and compact size combine for a commanding, precise ride.
The gas tank is strategically located under the seat to lower the center of gravity for improved handling.
Grip The Road
Exclusive new Dunlop® high performance street tires with flat track inspired tread provide precise grip and great durability on any road.
An inverted front suspension coupled with radially mounted dual 320 mm Brembo® brakes provide incredible stopping power.
Light Your Way
Enjoy the ride longer with full LED lighting, including a new, high-output LED headlight for improved visibility.
A fast-charge USB port lets you easily charge mobile devices. Perfect for letting the world know you won’t be home anytime soon.
Cruise In Comfort
Cruise control comes standard because once you head out, you’re bound to be going for the long haul.