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Honda Hornet 2.0 Vs KTM RC 125 Vs Yamaha R15 V3.0 comparison

Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 1.28 Lakh
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₹ 1.63 Lakh
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₹ 1.49 Lakh
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Overview

Honda Hornet 2.0 Vs KTM RC 125 Vs Yamaha R15 V3.0 Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Hornet 2.0 Vs RC 125 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.

Hornet 2.0 Vs RC 125 Vs R15 V3.0 – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Yamaha R15 V3.0 in New Delhi starts at ₹ 1.49 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 1.5 Lakh for the fully-loaded model. On the other hand, KTM RC 125 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 1.63 Lakh Lastly, the Honda Hornet 2.0 starts at ₹ 1.28 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 1.3 Lakh for the fully-loaded model.

SummaryHonda Hornet 2.0KTM RC 125Yamaha R15 V3.0
Price₹ 1.28 Lakh₹ 1.63 Lakh₹ 1.49 Lakh
ManufacturerHondaKTMYamaha
Body TypeSportsSportsSports
Mileage40.00 Kmpl41.30 Kmpl30.00 Kmpl
Power17.03 bhp14.30 bhp18.30 bhp
Engine184.4 CC124.7 CC155.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

Hornet 2.0 Vs RC 125 Vs R15 V3.0 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Yamaha R15 V3.0 base engine returns 30 Kmpl. The KTM RC 125 base returns 41 Kmpl. The Honda Hornet 2.0 basic model, on the other hand, gives 40 Kmpl.

Hornet 2.0 Vs RC 125 Vs R15 V3.0 – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Yamaha R15 V3.0 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the KTM RC 125 comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the Honda Hornet 2.0 is offered in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 184.4 cc124.7 cc155.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 111
Max Power 17.03 bhp @ 8500 rpm14.3 bhp @ 9250 rpm18.3 bhp @ 10000 rpm
Max Torque 16.1 Nm @ 6000 rpm12 Nm @ 8000 rpm14.1 Nm @ 8500 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder N/A24
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionFuel InjectionFuel Injection
Cooling System Liquid CooledLiquid CooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartElectric StarterSelf Start
Bore 61.0 mm 58 mmN/A
Emission Standard BS VIN/AN/A
Stroke 63.09 mm47.2 mmN/A
CO2 Emissions N/A55.2 g/kmN/A
Emission N/ABS VIN/A
EMS N/A Bosch EMSN/A
LUBRICATION N/AWet sumpN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 12.0 L10.0 L11.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/AN/A1.1 L
Mileage 40.00 Kmpl41.30 Kmpl30.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 142 kg135 kg142 kg
Length 2047 mm1978 mm1990 mm
Width 783 mm688 mm725 mm
Height 1064 mm834 mm1135 mm
Wheelbase 1355 mm1340 mm1325 mm
Ground Clearance 167 mm178 mm170 mm
Seat Height 590 mm820 mm815 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 5 Gears6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Multiplate Wet ClutchWet Multi-disc Clutch, Mechanically ActuatedWet Multiple-disc
Compression Ratio 9.5:1N/AN/A

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Diamond TypeN/ADelta Box
Front Suspension Upside Down Fork (USD)WP Upside-down Ø 43 MmTelescopic Fork Up
Rear Suspension MonoshockWP MonoshockMonocross (link Suspension)

Braking

Front Brake Type DiscFour-piston Radial Fixed Calliper, Brake DiscHydraulic Single Disc
Rear Brake Type DiscSingle-piston Floating Calliper, Brake DiscHydraulic Single Disc
Front Disc/Drum Size 276 mm300 mm282 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 220 mm230 mm220 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inchesN/A17 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 110/70-17 M/C 54S (Tubeless)N/A100/80-17M/C 52P - Tubeless
Rear Tyre 140/70- 17 M/C 66S (Tubeless)N/A140/70R17M/C 66H - Radial Tubeless

Electricals

Battery 12V, 5.0 AhN/A12 V, 4.0 Ah(10 HR)
Headlight LEDN/ALED
Tail Light LEDN/ALED

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalDigitalDigital
TachometerDigitalDigitalDigital
Gear Indicatorcrossticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gauge-ticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickcrosstick
Low Battery Indicatorcrosscrosstick
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailtickcrosscross
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Clocktickcrosstick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
ABScrosstick-
Anti-lock braking system (ABS)cross--
Dual, Petal Disc Brakestick--
Fully Digital, Liquid Crystal Metertick--
Golden Upside Down (USD) Front forktick--
Key On Tanktick--
MUSCLED TANKcross--
Roto Petal Disc Brakescross--
RTR ENGINEcross--
Sculpted Digital Displaycross--
Single Channel ABStick--
Sporty Split Seattick--
Synchronized Stiff Chassiscross--
Torque Full, New HET Enginetick--
7-Step Adjustable Rear Mono Schok Suspension-crosscross
Aerodynamic Sport Fairing-crosscross
Aluminium Muffeler Cover-crosscross
Automatic HeadLamp on (AHO)-crosscross
Clip-On Handle Bars-crosscross
Digital Instrumentation-crosscross
Key Mascot for Pride of Ownership-crosscross
Smart Digital Instrumentation with Gear Postion & RPM Indicator-crosscross
Stiffer Font Suspension-crosscross
Ultra Light & Robust 155cc Engine-crosscross
Dual Channel ABS--tick
Super Wide Tyre--tick
USB Charging Option--tick
Variable Valves Actuation (VVA)--tick

Additonal Features

Beast-Inspired Headlampscross--
Muscled Engine Cowlcross--
Muscled Tail Cowlcross--
Assist & Slipper Clutch--tick

Key Features

Bi Functional LED Headlightscross--
Negative LCD Displaywith Gear Shift Indicationcross--
Raised LED Tail Lightcross--
Twin Muffler-crosscross

Competitor of Honda Hornet 2.0

Competitor of KTM RC 125

Competitor of Yamaha R15 V3.0

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