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KTM 125 Duke Vs TVS Apache RTR 160 4V Vs Yamaha MT-15 comparison

Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 1.6 Lakh
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₹ 1.09 Lakh
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₹ 1.4 Lakh
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Overview

KTM 125 Duke Vs TVS Apache RTR 160 4V Vs Yamaha MT-15 Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the 125 Duke Vs Apache RTR 160 4V 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.

125 Duke Vs Apache RTR 160 4V Vs MT-15 – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the TVS Apache RTR 160 4V in New Delhi starts at ₹ 1.09 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 1.12 Lakh for the fully-loaded model. On the other hand, KTM 125 Duke price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 1.6 Lakh Lastly, the Yamaha MT-15 starts at ₹ 1.4 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 1.41 Lakh for the fully-loaded model.

SummaryKTM 125 DukeTVS Apache RTR 160 4VYamaha MT-15
Price₹ 1.6 Lakh₹ 1.09 Lakh₹ 1.4 Lakh
ManufacturerKTMTVSYamaha
Body TypeSportsSportsSports
Mileage34.50 Km/l30.00 Km/l48.00 Km/l
Power14.30 bhp17.40 bhp19.00 bhp
Engine124.7 CC159.7 CC155.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

125 Duke Vs Apache RTR 160 4V Vs MT-15 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the TVS Apache RTR 160 4V base engine returns 30 Km/l. The KTM 125 Duke base returns 35 Km/l. The Yamaha MT-15 basic model, on the other hand, gives 48 Km/l.

125 Duke Vs Apache RTR 160 4V Vs MT-15 – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the TVS Apache RTR 160 4V gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the KTM 125 Duke comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the Yamaha MT-15 is offered in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 124.7 cc159.7 cc155.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 111
Max Power 14.3 bhp @ 9250 rpm17.4 bhp @ 9250 rpm19 bhp @ 10000 rpm
Max Torque 12 Nm @ 8000 rpm14.73 Nm @ 7250 rpm15 Nm @ 8500 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 441
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionFuel InjectionFuel Injection
Cooling System Liquid CooledOil Cooler With Ram Air AssistLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf/ Kick StartSelf Start
Bore 58 mmN/AN/A
Emission BS VIN/AN/A
Stroke 47.2 mmN/AN/A
Throttle Body TB 33N/AN/A
Emission Standard N/ABS VIBS VI
Fuel injection N/ABosch - Closed loopN/A
Power to Weight Ratio N/A0.08 kW/kgN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 10.2 L12.0 L11.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/A2.5 LN/A
Mileage 34.50 Km/l30.00 Km/l48.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 148 kg145 kg138 kg
Length 1993 mm2050 mm2020 mm
Width 789 mm790 mm800 mm
Height 1083 mm1050 mm1070 mm
Wheelbase 1366 mm1357 mm1335 mm
Ground Clearance 155 mm180 mm155 mm
Seat Height 818 mm800 mm810 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 6 Gears5 Gears6 Gears
Clutch 5 Plate, Wet Multi-disc Clutch, Mechanically ActuatedWet Multi PlateN/A
Compression Ratio 12.8:1N/AN/A

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Steel Trellis Frame, Powder CoatedDouble Cradle Split Synchro STIFFDeltabox
Front Suspension WP Upside-Down 43mmTelescopic ForkTelescopic Fork
Rear Suspension WP Monoshock, 10 Step AdjustMonoshoxSwingarm (link Suspension)
Suspension Travel (Front) 140 mmN/AN/A
Suspension Travel (Rear) 60 mmN/AN/A

Braking

Front Brake Type DiscDiscDisc
Rear Brake Type DiscDrumDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 300 mm270 mm282 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 230 mm130 mm220 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches17 inchesN/A
Wheel Type AlloyAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 110/70-R1790/90-17 49P Tubeless100/80-17M/C 52P (Tubeless)
Rear Tyre 150/60-R17110/80-17 57P Tubeless140/70-17M/C 66H (Tubeless)

Electricals

Battery N/A12V, 9Ah12 V, 4.0 Ah(10 HR)
Headlight HalogenAHO 12V, 35/35W HS1 Bulb, With All-time ON LED Position LampLED
Tail Light LEDLED - 1W/ 2.5 WLED

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalDigitalDigital
TachometerDigitalDigitalDigital
Gear Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatorcrosscrosstick
Low Battery Indicatorcrossticktick
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailticktickcross
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Clockticktickcross
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
ABStickticktick
BS IV Compliantcross--
Single Channel ABScross-cross
Sporty Dual Mufflercross-cross
Ultra Light And Robust 155cc Engine With Sep Technologycross-cross
LCD Instrument Cluster-crosscross
Bluetooth--cross

Additonal Features

Disc Brake To Provide Strong Stopping Powercross--
Fz Fi'S 7-Times Adjustable Monocross Suspensioncross--
Fz Fi'S Large Fuel Tank With A Capacity Of 12 Literscross--
Monocross Suspension-crosscross

Key Features

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

Competitor of KTM 125 Duke

Competitor of TVS Apache RTR 160 4V

Competitor of Yamaha MT-15

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