Limited-run Indian FTR 1200 Ruby Smoke motorbike breaks cover

Dwaipayan Roy
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Limited-run Indian FTR 1200 Ruby Smoke motorbike breaks cover
Limited-run Indian FTR 1200 Ruby Smoke motorbike breaks cover

28 Oct 2020: Limited-run Indian FTR 1200 Ruby Smoke motorbike breaks cover

Indian Motorcycle has revealed a limited-run Ruby Smoke variant of its FTR 1200 motorbike. The premium model is offered in Standard and S trims.

It comes with a host of new features including a Bluetooth-enabled TFT instrument console, all-LED lighting setup, and a lean-sensitive traction control system.

As for the pocket-pinch, the bike costs upwards of €12,990 (roughly Rs. 11.2 lakh).

Here's our roundup.

Design: Indian FTR 1200 Ruby Smoke: At a glance

The Indian FTR 1200 Ruby Smoke offers an eye-catching naked-street look, featuring a teardrop-shaped red-colored fuel tank, a stepped-up seat, and an upswept dual-can exhaust unit. It also gets a rounded headlamp and mirrors.

The bike packs a Bluetooth-enabled color TFT instrument console and an all-LED lighting setup. Dimensions-wise, it has a kerb weight of 231kg and a 13-liter fuel tank.

Fact: Power and performance

The Indian FTR 1200 Ruby Smoke draws power from a 1,203cc, twin-cylinder, liquid-cooled engine that generates 123hp of maximum power and 120Nm of peak torque. The mill comes mated to a 6-speed manual gearbox.

Safety: What about safety and suspension setup?

The Indian FTR 1200 Ruby Smoke is equipped with disc brakes on both the front and rear wheels along with cornering ABS and a lean-sensitive traction control system for improved handling on the roads.

Meanwhile, the suspension duties on the bike are taken care of by inverted forks on the front side and a mono-shock unit on the rear end.

Fact: How much does it cost?

The Indian FTR 1200 Ruby Smoke is currently up for grabs in France. As for the pocket-pinch, it starts at €12,990 (roughly Rs. 11.2 lakh) for the Standard model and goes up to €15,990 (approximately Rs. 13.8 lakh) for the S variant.