KTM is an Austrian motorcycle company established in 1934. One of the pioneering names in the motorcycle sports industry for decades, KTM is acknowledged for their state-of-the-art engineering, design and technology that currently has over 3000 employees across the world with global divisions - KTM USA, KTM UK, KTM India, KTM Russia, KTM Africa, and KTM Asia. Pierer Mobility AG and Bajaj Auto are the current key shareholders of the company.
The motorcycle industry in Bangladesh has so far been inclined to manufacturing commuter segment models, since the local market has more traffic of customers for whom motorcycles are more of a necessity than a luxury. But the recent times has shown a transformation with motorcycles being popular as means of rides and long tours on weekends. Bikers are getting more and more conscious about the technical aspects and specifications of their two-wheelers. KTM has entered the scene keeping both the scenarios in mindset. The reputed company is going to play a vital role with their top-class engineering skills as well as market-aligned perspective, which has the potential to serve customers from all categories with perfection.
World’s No. 1 premium motorcycles brand KTM, in partnership with the country’s leading manufacturer Runner Automobiles Ltd, has officially launched their first two motorcycle models in the market of Bangladesh. On January 25, 2021, KTM unveiled the KTM 125 Duke and KTM RC 125 at a grand inaugural ceremony held at the Runner Automobile factory in Bhaluka, Mymensingh.