Sporty Look, Aggressive Acceleration, Attractive Graphics
High Turning Radius, Engine Heating
Lifan KPR 165R is one of the most good looking & affordable sports bikes in Bangladesh (Source). The bike’s looks and quicker throttle response and reliable engine make the bike famous in very short time.
Though the bike is not good enough for everyday city riding in traffic due to its heavyweight and narrow turning radius, this heavyweight helps to keep the bike steady at high speed.
Overall if we compare the bike with its competitors based on its price, we can clearly say that it is the most affordable sports bike available in Bangladesh. This bike has almost the same design from its previous model KPR 150, but there is some change in graphics, engine, power, and mileage.
The new KPR 165R is available in two versions EFI (Electronic Fuel Injection) & Carburetor. Both versions give better performance and smoothness on the road.
Lifan KPR 165R Edition – Specification, Breakdown and Analysis
Overview: Several years age Rasel industries started to import Lifan KPR 150 motorcycle in Bangladesh market. Then they are lunch KPR 165R in Dhaka Bike Show 2018 & its carburetor version lunch in Dhaka Bike Show 2019 which their Most demanding bike in Bangladesh.
The bike got some graphical change as well as some engine up-gradation which make the bike more powerful and attractive. It is a sports bike which made for racing. For its affordable price tag and unbelievable performance, it became so much popular in a short time.
Design: Lifan KPR 165R looks undoubtedly gorgeous with its upgraded graphics. It is one of the best looking motorcycles in our country due to its full faired body kit and nice Projection LED headlight. The bike got an appealing look.
But the bike has the same digital instrumental console with an analogue tachometer as previous model KPR 150. Its split but the pillion seat, fuel tank, and indicators are also same as its previous model KPR 150. This model they are adding a new exhaust system which will give a new look to the bike. This bike is available in 3 attractive colors.
Engine & Transmission: Lifan KPR 165R is powered by a liquid-cooled 4 stroke single cylinder, 2 strokes EFI (Electronic Fuel Injection) type 165cc vertical engine. It also has Carburetor version. This engine give more power and smooth then its previous model.
This engine can produce a maximum power of 16.8 BHP @ 8000 RPM and maximum torque of 17 Nm @ 6500 RPM. The combination of both helps the bike to accelerate very quickly and reach high speed. The bike has 6-speed transmission system. With it’s strong and powerful liquid-cooled engine long tours become much more enjoyable. its engine compression ratio is 11.1. and its starting method is only electric.
Body, Brake & Suspension: The bike has a sporty and muscular type body with fully faired body kits make its look much sportier, The seat of the bike is spitting and handlebar position is slightly lower for the sporty feeling which is similar as the previous model.
The bike is equipped with a 90/90-17 tubeless tire in the front and 120/80-17 in the rear section which provides speed with better stability on the road. It has all new alloy wheel. The bike has 300mm disc brake in front and also has disc brake in the rear. It got a telescopic fork in the front and mono-shock suspension in the rear.
Ground clearance of this bike is 165 mm which is pretty much fair enough for Bangladeshi road condition. The seat height of this bike is 775 mm which is fair for average height people. Its overall dimension is Length 2060mm, height 760mm and wide 1105mm. Kerb weight of this bike is 150 kg and it has 14 Liters fuel capacity which is pretty fair enough for long tours.