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Hero XPulse 200 Vs KTM 125 Duke Vs Yamaha R15 V3.0 comparison

Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 1.12 Lakh
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₹ 1.52 Lakh
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₹ 1.49 Lakh
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Overview

Hero XPulse 200 Vs KTM 125 Duke Vs Yamaha R15 V3.0 Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the XPulse 200 Vs 125 Duke Vs R15 V3.0 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.

XPulse 200 Vs 125 Duke Vs R15 V3.0 – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Hero XPulse 200 in New Delhi starts at ₹ 1.12 Lakh. On the other hand, Yamaha R15 V3.0 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 1.49 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 1.5 Lakh for range topping model Lastly, the KTM 125 Duke starts at ₹ 1.52 Lakh.

SummaryHero XPulse 200KTM 125 DukeYamaha R15 V3.0
Price₹ 1.12 Lakh₹ 1.52 Lakh₹ 1.49 Lakh
ManufacturerHeroKTMYamaha
Body TypeOff RoadSportsSports
Mileage42.00 Kmpl34.50 Kmpl30.00 Kmpl
Power17.80 bhp14.30 bhp18.30 bhp
Engine199.6 CC124.7 CC155.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

XPulse 200 Vs 125 Duke Vs R15 V3.0 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Hero XPulse 200 base engine returns 42 Kmpl. The Yamaha R15 V3.0 base returns 30 Kmpl. The KTM 125 Duke basic model, on the other hand, gives 35 Kmpl.

XPulse 200 Vs 125 Duke Vs R15 V3.0 – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Hero XPulse 200 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Yamaha R15 V3.0 comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the KTM 125 Duke is offered in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 199.6 cc124.7 cc155.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 111
Max Power 17.8 bhp @ 8500 rpm14.3 bhp @ 9250 rpm18.3 bhp @ 10000 rpm
Max Torque 16.45 Nm @ 6500 rpm12 Nm @ 8000 rpm14.1 Nm @ 8500 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 244
Fuel Delivery Advanced Programmed Fuel InjectionFuel InjectionFuel Injection
Cooling System Oil CooledLiquid CooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self / Kick StartSelf StartSelf Start
Bore 66.5 mm58 mmN/A
Compression 10:01N/AN/A
Stroke 57.5 mm47.2 mmN/A
Emission N/ABS VIN/A
Throttle Body N/ATB 33N/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity N/A10.2 L11.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/AN/A1.1 L
Mileage 42.00 Kmpl34.50 Kmpl30.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 157 kg148 kg142 kg
Length 2222 mm1993 mm1990 mm
Width 850 mm789 mm725 mm
Height 1258 mm1083 mm1135 mm
Wheelbase 1410 mm1366 mm1325 mm
Ground Clearance 220 mm155 mm170 mm
Seat Height 823 mm818 mm815 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 5 Gears6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Multi Plate Wet Clutch5 Plate, Wet Multi-disc Clutch, Mechanically ActuatedWet Multiple-disc
Compression Ratio N/A12.8:1N/A

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type N/ASteel Trellis Frame, Powder CoatedDelta Box
Front Suspension Telescopic (37 Mm Dia) With Double DU Bush (190 Mm Stroke)WP Upside-Down 43mmTelescopic Fork Up
Rear Suspension 10 Step Rider-adjustable MonoshockWP Monoshock, 10 Step AdjustMonocross (link Suspension)
Frame Type Tubular DiamondN/AN/A
Suspension Travel (Front) N/A140 mmN/A
Suspension Travel (Rear) N/A60 mmN/A

Braking

Front Brake Type DiscDiscHydraulic Single Disc
Rear Brake Type DiscDiscHydraulic Single Disc
Front Disc/Drum Size 276 mm300 mm282 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 220 mm230 mm220 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 18 inches17 inches17 inches
Wheel Type N/AAlloyAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 90/90-21110/70-R17100/80-17M/C 52P - Tubeless
Rear Tyre 120/80-18150/60-R17140/70R17M/C 66H - Radial Tubeless

Electricals

Battery 12 V - 4 Ah (MF Battery)N/A12 V, 4.0 Ah(10 HR)
Headlight LEDHalogenLED
Tail Light LEDLEDLED

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalDigitalDigital
TachometerDigitalDigitalDigital
Gear Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickcrosstick
Low Battery Indicatortickcrosstick
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailticktickcross
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Clocktickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
220mm Of Ground Clearancecross--
ABScrosstick-
Comes with An Optimized Handlebarcross--
Comprehensive Instrument Clustercross--
Dual Channel ABScross-tick
External Cooling System For The Crankcase Oilcross--
Silencer Increases Water Wading Abilitycross--
Single Channel ABStick--
BS IV Compliant--cross
Super Wide Tyre--tick
USB Charging Option--tick
Variable Valves Actuation (VVA)--tick

Additonal Features

Himalayan Comes with 15-Liter Fuel Tankcross--
Assist & Slipper Clutch--tick
Comfortable Separate Seat--cross
Headlight It Looks Compact As Well As Macho--cross
Multi-Function Instrument Panel With 'Eco' Indicator--cross
New Pattern Radial Tyre--cross

Key Features

Absolute Controltick--
For Daily Adventuretick--
For Non-stop Funtick--
Next-gen Technologytick--

Competitor of Hero XPulse 200

Competitor of KTM 125 Duke

Competitor of Yamaha R15 V3.0

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