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Bajaj Pulsar NS 125 Vs Bajaj Pulsar 125 Vs KTM 125 Duke comparison

  • Bajaj Pulsar 125
Bajaj Pulsar 125 Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 94,867
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₹ 72,122
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₹ 1.6 Lakh
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Bajaj Pulsar NS 125 Vs Bajaj Pulsar 125 Vs KTM 125 Duke Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Pulsar NS 125 Vs Pulsar 125 Vs 125 Duke on carandbike to make an informed buying decision as to which bike to buy in 2021. This comparison has been carried out on the basis of prices, engine specifications, mileage, and features of these two-wheelers.

Pulsar NS 125 Vs Pulsar 125 Vs 125 Duke – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the KTM 125 Duke in New Delhi starts at ₹ 1.6 Lakh. On the other hand, Bajaj Pulsar NS 125 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 94,867 Lastly, the Bajaj Pulsar 125 starts at ₹ 72,122 and goes up to ₹ 80,218 for the fully-loaded model.

SummaryBajaj Pulsar NS 125Bajaj Pulsar 125KTM 125 Duke
Price₹ 94,867 ₹ 72,122 ₹ 1.6 Lakh
Body TypeCommuterCommuterSports
MileageN/A62.00 Km/l34.50 Km/l
Power11.82 bhp11.80 bhp14.30 bhp
Engine124.4 CC124.4 CC124.7 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

Pulsar NS 125 Vs Pulsar 125 Vs 125 Duke – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the KTM 125 Duke base engine returns 35 Km/l. The Bajaj Pulsar NS 125 base returns 0 Km/l. The Bajaj Pulsar 125 basic model, on the other hand, gives 62 Km/l.

Pulsar NS 125 Vs Pulsar 125 Vs 125 Duke – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the KTM 125 Duke gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Bajaj Pulsar NS 125 comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the Bajaj Pulsar 125 is offered in bhp Petrol engine.


Engine CC 124.4 cc124.4 cc124.7 cc
No Of Cylinder 111
Max Power 11.82 bhp @ 8500 rpm11.8 bhp @ 8500 rpm14.3 bhp @ 9250 rpm
Max Torque 11 Nm @ 7000 rpm11 Nm @ 6500 rpm12 Nm @ 8000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 224
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionFuel InjectionFuel Injection
Cooling System Air CooledAir CooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Kick/Self StartKick And Self StartSelf Start
Emission Standard BS VIBS VIN/A
Bore N/AN/A58 mm
Emission N/AN/ABS VI
Stroke N/AN/A47.2 mm
Throttle Body N/AN/ATB 33

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 12.0 L11.5 L10.2 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/AN/AN/A
Mileage N/A62.00 Km/l34.50 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 144 kg140 kg148 kg
Length 2012 mm2055 mm1993 mm
Width 810 mm755 mm789 mm
Height 1078 mm1060 mm1083 mm
Wheelbase 1353 mm1320 mm1366 mm
Ground Clearance 179 mmN/A155 mm
Seat Height N/AN/A818 mm


No. Of Gears 5 Gears5 Gears6 Gears
Clutch N/AN/A5 Plate, Wet Multi-disc Clutch, Mechanically Actuated
Compression Ratio N/AN/A12.8:1

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type N/AN/ASteel Trellis Frame, Powder Coated
Front Suspension TelescopicTelescopicWP Upside-Down 43mm
Rear Suspension Mono ShocksTwin Gas ShockWP Monoshock, 10 Step Adjust
Suspension Travel (Front) N/AN/A140 mm
Suspension Travel (Rear) N/AN/A60 mm


Front Brake Type DiscDrumDisc
Rear Brake Type DrumDrumDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 240 mm170 mm300 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 130 mm130 mm230 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches17 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsTubelessAlloy
Front Tyre 80/100-1780/100 X 17110/70-R17
Rear Tyre 100/90-17100/90 X 17150/60-R17


Battery 12V Full DC MF12V Full DC MFN/A
Headlight LEDHalogenHalogen

Standard Features

Gear Indicatorcrosscrosstick
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickcrosscross
Low Battery Indicatorticktickcross
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailtickticktick
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickcrosstick
Pass Lighttickticktick
BS IV Compliant--cross
Single Channel ABS--cross
Sporty Dual Muffler--cross
Ultra Light And Robust 155cc Engine With Sep Technology--cross

Additonal Features

Disc Brake To Provide Strong Stopping Power--cross
Fz Fi'S 7-Times Adjustable Monocross Suspension--cross
Fz Fi'S Large Fuel Tank With A Capacity Of 12 Liters--cross

Key Features

Competitor of Bajaj Pulsar NS 125

Competitor of Bajaj Pulsar 125

Competitor of KTM 125 Duke

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