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KTM 125 Duke Vs Yamaha R15 V3.0 Vs Kawasaki Ninja 300 comparison

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KTM 125 Duke Vs Yamaha R15 V3.0 Vs Kawasaki Ninja 300 Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the 125 Duke Vs R15 V3.0 Vs Ninja 300 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 R15 V3.0 Vs Ninja 300 – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Kawasaki Ninja 300 in New Delhi starts at ₹ 2.98 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.

SummaryKTM 125 DukeYamaha R15 V3.0Kawasaki Ninja 300
Price₹ 1.52 Lakh₹ 1.49 Lakh₹ 2.98 Lakh
ManufacturerKTMYamahaKawasaki
Body TypeSportsSportsSports
Mileage34.50 Kmpl30.00 Kmpl26.00 Kmpl
Power14.30 bhp18.30 bhp38.00 bhp
Engine124.7 CC155.0 CC296.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

125 Duke Vs R15 V3.0 Vs Ninja 300 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Kawasaki Ninja 300 base engine returns 26 Kmpl. The Yamaha R15 V3.0 base returns 30 Kmpl. The KTM 125 Duke basic model, on the other hand, gives 35 Kmpl.

125 Duke Vs R15 V3.0 Vs Ninja 300 – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Kawasaki Ninja 300 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 124.7 cc155.0 cc296.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 112
Max Power 14.3 bhp @ 9250 rpm18.3 bhp @ 10000 rpm38 bhp @ 11000 rpm
Max Torque 12 Nm @ 8000 rpm14.1 Nm @ 8500 rpm27 Nm @ 10000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 444
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionFuel InjectionFuel Injection
Cooling System Liquid CooledLiquid CooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf StartSelf Start
Bore 58 mmN/AN/A
Emission BS VIN/AN/A
Stroke 47.2 mmN/AN/A
Throttle Body TB 33N/AN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 10.2 L11.0 L17.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/A1.1 LN/A
Mileage 34.50 Kmpl30.00 Kmpl26.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 148 kg142 kg179 kg
Length 1993 mm1990 mm2015 mm
Width 789 mm725 mm715 mm
Height 1083 mm1135 mm1110 mm
Wheelbase 1366 mm1325 mm1405 mm
Ground Clearance 155 mm170 mm135 mm
Seat Height 818 mm815 mm785 mm

Transmission

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

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Steel Trellis Frame, Powder CoatedDelta BoxTube Diamond, Steel
Front Suspension WP Upside-Down 43mmTelescopic Fork Up37 Mm Telescopic Fork / 120 Mm
Rear Suspension WP Monoshock, 10 Step AdjustMonocross (link Suspension)Bottom-Link Uni-Trak With Gas-charged Shock And 5-way Adjustable Pre-load / 132 Mm
Suspension Travel (Front) 140 mmN/AN/A
Suspension Travel (Rear) 60 mmN/AN/A

Braking

Front Brake Type DiscHydraulic Single DiscSingle Petal Disc
Rear Brake Type DiscHydraulic Single DiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 300 mm282 mm290 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 230 mm220 mm220 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches17 inches17 inches
Wheel Type AlloyAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 110/70-R17100/80-17M/C 52P - Tubeless110/70R17 M/C 54H
Rear Tyre 150/60-R17140/70R17M/C 66H - Radial Tubeless140/70R17 M/C 66H

Electricals

Battery N/A12 V, 4.0 Ah(10 HR)Maintenance Free
Headlight HalogenLEDBulb And Reflector Type
Tail Light LEDLEDLED

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalDigitalDigital
TachometerDigitalDigitalAnalogue
Gear Indicatorticktickcross
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatorcrossticktick
Low Battery Indicatorcrossticktick
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailtickcrosscross
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Clocktickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
ABStick-cross
BS IV Compliant-cross-
Dual Channel ABS-tick-
Super Wide Tyre-tick-
USB Charging Option-tick-
Variable Valves Actuation (VVA)-tick-
Elegant Design--tick
Fine-Atomising Injectors & Dual Throttle Valves--tick
Heat Management Technology--tick
Modern Instrumentation--tick
Ninja Styling--tick
World's Smallest ABS Unit--tick

Additonal Features

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-
Aluminum Heat Cover--cross
High & Wide Handleber--cross
New Tech LED Tail Light--cross
Passenger Grab Rail--cross
Race-Derived Clutch Technology & Smoother Shift Feel--tick
Round Headlight With LED Ring--cross
Shift Light--cross
Stand Alarm--cross
Tear Drop Steel Fuel Tank 13.5 Lt--cross
Vintage Seat--cross

Key Features

Competitor of KTM 125 Duke

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Competitor of Kawasaki Ninja 300

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