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Kawasaki Ninja 650 Vs KTM RC 125 Vs Yamaha MT-15 comparison

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Kawasaki Ninja 650 Vs KTM RC 125 Vs Yamaha MT-15 Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Ninja 650 Vs RC 125 Vs MT-15 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.

Ninja 650 Vs RC 125 Vs MT-15 – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Kawasaki Ninja 650 in New Delhi starts at ₹ 6.24 Lakh. On the other hand, Yamaha MT-15 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 1.4 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 1.41 Lakh for range topping model Lastly, the KTM RC 125 starts at ₹ 1.7 Lakh.

SummaryKawasaki Ninja 650KTM RC 125Yamaha MT-15
Price₹ 6.24 Lakh₹ 1.7 Lakh₹ 1.4 Lakh
ManufacturerKawasakiKTMYamaha
Body TypeSportsSportsSports
Mileage21.00 Km/l41.30 Km/l48.00 Km/l
Power67.30 bhp14.30 bhp19.00 bhp
Engine649.0 CC124.7 CC155.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

Ninja 650 Vs RC 125 Vs MT-15 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Kawasaki Ninja 650 base engine returns 21 Km/l. The Yamaha MT-15 base returns 48 Km/l. The KTM RC 125 basic model, on the other hand, gives 41 Km/l.

Ninja 650 Vs RC 125 Vs MT-15 – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Kawasaki Ninja 650 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Yamaha MT-15 comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the KTM RC 125 is offered in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 649.0 cc124.7 cc155.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 211
Max Power 67.3 bhp @ 8000 rpm14.3 bhp @ 9250 rpm19 bhp @ 10000 rpm
Max Torque 64 Nm @ 6700 rpm12 Nm @ 8000 rpm15 Nm @ 8500 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 421
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionFuel InjectionFuel Injection
Cooling System Liquid CooledLiquid CooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartElectric StarterSelf Start
Emission Standard BS VIN/ABS VI
Bore N/A 58 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
Stroke N/A47.2 mmN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 15.0 L10.0 L11.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/AN/AN/A
Mileage 21.00 Km/l41.30 Km/l48.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 196 kg135 kg138 kg
Length 2115 mm1978 mm2020 mm
Width 740 mm688 mm800 mm
Height 1145 mm834 mm1070 mm
Wheelbase 1410 mm1340 mm1335 mm
Ground Clearance 130 mm178 mm155 mm
Seat Height 790 mm820 mm810 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Slipper And Self-servo Wet Multiplate ClutchWet Multi-disc Clutch, Mechanically ActuatedN/A

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Trellis, High-tensile SteelN/ADeltabox
Front Suspension ø41 Mm Telescopic Fork / 125 MmWP Upside-down Ø 43 MmTelescopic Fork
Rear Suspension Horizontal Back-link With Adjustable Preload / 130 MmWP MonoshockSwingarm (link Suspension)

Braking

Front Brake Type Dual Semi-floating Petal DiscsFour-piston Radial Fixed Calliper, Brake DiscDisc
Rear Brake Type DiscSingle-piston Floating Calliper, Brake DiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 300 mm300 mm282 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 220 mm230 mm220 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inchesN/AN/A
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 120/70-17 ZRI7M/C (58W)N/A100/80-17M/C 52P (Tubeless)
Rear Tyre 160/60-17 ZRI7M/C (69W)N/A140/70-17M/C 66H (Tubeless)

Electricals

Battery Maintenance FreeN/A12 V, 4.0 Ah(10 HR)
Headlight Bulb And Reflector TypeN/ALED
Tail Light LEDN/ALED

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalDigitalDigital
TachometerAnalogueDigitalDigital
Gear Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickcrosstick
Low Battery Indicatortickcrosstick
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailcrosscrosscross
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Clocktickcrosscross
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
ABScrossticktick
BS IV Compliantcross--
Diamond Type Framecross--
Dual Channel ABScross--
Fully-loaded Instrument Panelcross--
Improved Windshieldtick--
Integrated Riding Modescross--
Long swingarm for Stabilitycross--
Metzeler Radial Tyrescross--
Metzeler Sportec M5 Radial tyrecross--
Power Mode Selectioncross--
Smartphone Connectivitytick--
TFT Colour Instrumentationtick--
9MB ABS Brakes-cross-
Instrument Has Everything That Distinguishes A Genuine KTM-cross-
Telescopic Fork Suspension -cross-

Additonal Features

Bosch Dual channel (with supermoto)-cross-
Ergonomics Provides Plenty Of Space & Freedom Of Movement-cross-
Silencer Is Positioned Close To The Bike'S Overall Centre Of Gravity-cross-

Key Features

Bi Functional LED Headlights--tick
Negative LCD Displaywith Gear Shift Indication--tick
Raised LED Tail Light--tick

Competitor of Kawasaki Ninja 650

Competitor of KTM RC 125

Competitor of Yamaha MT-15

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