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CF Moto Debuts In India With 4 New Motorcycles


CF Moto Launches 4 New Motorcycles In India With Prices Starting At ₹ 2.29 Lakh.

Chinese motorcycle manufacturer CF Moto has started operations in India with four motorcycles. They include a Street-fighter, an adventure tourer, and a sports tourer. It has tied up with Bengaluru based AMW to for local manufacturing. The newly launched motorcycles will be on sale thru’ AMW dealerships being set up at Hyderabad, Bangalore, Mumbai, Pune, and Chennai.

CFMoto 650GT
CF Moto 650GT

The company recently started its India operations by launching four new motorcycles - CF Moto 300 NK, 650 NK, 650 MT, and 650 GT. Their prices start at Rs 2.29 lakh and go up to Rs 5.49 lakh (ex-showroom). CFMoto joined hands with Bangalore-based AMW Motorcycles to assemble its motorcycles in India. For its India operations, the company has also set-up its sales and service network. These bikes will come to India under the Completely Knocked Down (CKD) route. In India, the bikes will be assembled at AMW's manufacturing unit near Hyderabad.

Prices:

Model  Price
CFMoto 300NK ₹ 2.29 Lakh
CF Moto 650NK ₹ 3.99 Lakh
CFMoto 650MT ₹ 4.99 Lakh
CFMoto 650GT ₹ 5.49 Lakh

CF Moto 300 NK

CF Moto 300NK features a 292cc engine that produces around 33 bhp and 20.5 Nm of peak torque and pairs with a 6-speed gearbox. The bike offers smart features such as an LED headlamp, TFT instrument console, wide handlebar and more. The bike also gets a Trellis frame, front USD forks, and rear mono-shocks. The entry-level CFMoto 300 NK will take on KTM 250 Duke and Yamaha FZ25 in India.

Furthermore, the bike runs on a set of 17-inch alloy wheels. It has 110/70 tires at the front and 140/60 size tires at the back. Disc brakes at both the ends with dual-channel ABS handle the braking duties. CF Moto 300NK has a kerb-weight of 151 kg; giving the bike good power-to-weight ratio.

CF Moto 250NK
CF Moto 250NK

650 Series:

The other three motorcycles are 650NK naked street-fighter, 650MT adventure tourer, and the 650GT sports tourer. All the three 650 series motorcycles including the 650GT use the same 649cc twin-cylinder engine. However, the engine has been tuned differently for each bike. On the 650 NK, this engine churns out about 60 bhp and 56 Nm of peak torque. On CF Moto 650 MT, the engine makes about 69 bhp and 62 Nm of peak torque. The adventure tourer also gets a large fairing and higher curb-weight at 213 kg which is about 7 kg more than the 650NK. Moreover, on CFMoto 650 GT sports tourer, the same twin-cylinder engine produces about 60 bhp and 58.5 Nm of peak torque.

CF Moto 650NK

All three bikes have a 6-speed transmission. For braking duties, they use twin discs at the front and a single disc at the rear. Dual-channel ABS is standard on all the 650 series models. However, the suspension set-up is different on these bikes. CF Moto 650 GT and the 650 NK use the telescopic forks a front and a mono-shock at the rear while, the 650 MT gets Upside Down forks up front and a mono-shock at the rear.

CF Moto 650NK

CFMoto 650 NK is a middleweight naked sports bike that manifests a sporty and aggressive stance. It is offered in two colors - Athens blue/Pearl black, New Pearl white/Pearl black. It is 2,114mm long, 757mm wide and 1,100mm high with a 1,415mm wheelbase. For safety, it also gets an all-LED headlamp and Dual-Channel ABS. CF Moto 650NK has a top speed of 180 km/h. The 650 NK will compete with Kawasaki Z650 in the same price range in India.

650NK TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS:

Engine  
Engine 2-cylinder, inline, 8-valve, DOHC, BOSCH EFI
Cooling Liquid-cooled
Displacement 649.3cc
Bore x Stroke 83.0mm × 60.0mm
Compression Ratio 11.3:1
Fuel Supply EFi
Vehicle  
Tire  
Front 120/70 ZR17
Rear 160/60 ZR17
Dimensions  
LENGHT x WIDTH x HEIGHT 2114 x 757 x 1100 mm
Wheelbase 1415 mm
Ground Clearance 150 mm
Seat Height 815 mm
Curb Mass 206 kg
Fuel Tank 17L
SUSPENSION  
Front / Wheel Travel Retractable type
Rear / Wheel Travel Cantilever type

(All Images: Courtesy: CF Moto)

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http://global.cfmoto.com/650CC/11731.html

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