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KTM 250 Duke Vs KTM RC 200 Vs Honda Gold Wing comparison


KTM 250 Duke Vs KTM RC 200 Vs Honda Gold Wing Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the 250 Duke Vs RC 200 Vs Gold Wing 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.

250 Duke Vs RC 200 Vs Gold Wing – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Honda Gold Wing in New Delhi starts at ₹ 27.79 Lakh. On the other hand, KTM RC 200 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 2.04 Lakh Lastly, the KTM 250 Duke starts at ₹ 2.17 Lakh.

SummaryKTM 250 DukeKTM RC 200Honda Gold Wing
Price₹ 2.17 Lakh₹ 2.04 Lakh₹ 27.79 Lakh
Body TypeSportsSportsCruiser
Mileage30.00 Km/l35.00 Km/l14.00 Km/l
Power29.60 bhp25.00 bhp125.00 bhp
Engine248.8 CC199.5 CC1833.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

250 Duke Vs RC 200 Vs Gold Wing – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Honda Gold Wing base engine returns 14 Km/l. The KTM RC 200 base returns 35 Km/l. The KTM 250 Duke basic model, on the other hand, gives 30 Km/l.

250 Duke Vs RC 200 Vs Gold Wing – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Honda Gold Wing gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the KTM RC 200 comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the KTM 250 Duke is offered in bhp Petrol engine.


Engine CC 248.8 cc199.5 cc1833.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 116
Max Power 29.6 bhp @ 9000 rpm25 bhp @ 10000 rpm125 bhp @ 5500 rpm
Max Torque 24 Nm @ 7500 rpm19.2 Nm @ 8000 rpm170 Nm @ 4500 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 444
Fuel Delivery Fuel Injection SystemFuel Injection SystemFI Electronic Fuel Injection
Cooling System Liquid CooledLiquid CooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf StartIntegrated Starter Generator
Bore 72 mmN/AN/A
Emission Standard BS VIN/AN/A
Stroke 61.1 mmN/AN/A
Throttle Body TB 38N/AN/A
Emission N/ABS VIN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 13.4 L10.0 L21.1 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/A1.5 LN/A
Mileage 30.00 Km/l35.00 Km/l14.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 169 kg137 kg379 kg
Length 2072 mm1978 mm2575 mm
Width 831 mm688 mm905 mm
Height 1109 mm834 mm1430 mm
Wheelbase 1357 mm1340 mm1695 mm
Ground Clearance 151 mm178 mm130 mm
Seat Height 823 mm820 mm745 mm


No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears7 Gears
Clutch 7 Plate, PASC Antihopping Clutch, Mechanically OperatedWet Multi-Disc Clutch, Mechanically Actuated(DCT) Hydraulic, Wet, Multiplate With Oil Pressure
Compression Ratio 12.5:1N/AN/A

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Split- Steel Trellis Frame, Powder CoatedSteel Trellis Frame, Powder CoatedAluminum Die-Cast, Twin Tube
Front Suspension WP Upside-down Ø 43 MmWP Upside-down Ø 43 MmDouble Wishbone
Rear Suspension Wp Monoshock, 10 Step AdjustWP MonoshockPro-link
Suspension Travel (Front) 142 mmN/AN/A
Suspension Travel (Rear) 60 mmN/AN/A


Front Brake Type DiscFour-piston Radial Fixed Calliper, Brake DiscDual Hydraulic Discs With 6-piston Caliper, ABS
Rear Brake Type DiscSingle-piston Floating Calliper, Brake DiscVentilated Disc With 3-piston Caliper, ABS
Front Disc/Drum Size 300 mm300 mm320 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 230 mm230 mm316 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches17 inches18 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 110/70 X 17110/70 X 17130/70 R18
Rear Tyre 150/60 X 17150/60 X 17200/55 R16


Battery 12V12V/8Ah12V/20AH
Headlight LEDProjector HeadlampsLED
Tail Light LEDLED Tail LampLED

Standard Features

Gear Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatorcrosscrosstick
Low Battery Indicatorcrosscrosstick
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailtickcrosstick
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
9MB ABS Brakescross--
Instrument Has Everything That Distinguishes A Genuine KTMcross--
Telescopic Fork Suspension cross--
Headlights With Pilot Lamps-cross-
i3S Technology (Idle Start-Stop System)-cross-
Integrated Blinkers As A Special Feature The RC-tick-
Maintenance Free Battery-cross-
Pillion Ride Seat -tick-
Side Stand Indicator-cross-
Solid Aerodynamic Design With New Body Graphics-cross-
Specially Designed Seat For Better Comfort-cross-
Thin Tail Fitting Perfectly Into The Pure Racing Look-tick-
Tubeless Tyres-cross-
Viscous Air Filter-cross-
33 Dia Big Front Forks--cross
3D Emble--cross
7-Speed Automatic DCT--tick
AHO (Automatic Headlamps On)--cross
All Gear Electraic Start--cross
Aluminum Grab- Rail--cross
Apple Carplay Integration--tick
Black Alloy Wheel--cross
Classic LED Tail Lamp--cross
Cockpit Meters--tick
Coloured Shock Absorbers--cross
Double-Wishbone Front Suspension--tick
Ergonomic Handlebar For Wide Open Chest Feeling--cross
Hight Grip Tread Button Tyres--cross
Imposing Front Fascia--cross
Mobile Charger--cross
Premium Instrument Panel With Color Changing LEDs--cross
Premium Textured Seats--cross
Stylish Headlamps--cross

Additonal Features

Bosch Dual channel (with supermoto)cross--
Ergonomics Provides Plenty Of Space & Freedom Of Movementcross--
Silencer Is Positioned Close To The Bike'S Overall Centre Of Gravitycross--
100% Digital LCD Display-tick-
11-Litre Fuel Tank-cross-
280 mm Diameter Front Disc Brakes-cross-
A Brand New Steel Fuel Tank With 9.5L Capacity-tick-
Handlebar Is Combined With Advanced Control-tick-
Headlight Opening A New Direction For KTM Style-tick-
KTM RC 200 High-Quality Upside-Down Fork-tick-
Silencer Is Positioned Close To The Machine'S Overall Centre Of Gravity-cross-
Telescopic Fork The 200 Duke'S High-Quality Upside-Down Suspension-cross-
Triple Clamps Are Eye-Catchers & Together-tick-
Windshield Design For Rider’S Chest And Arms-tick-
5 Double Spoke Aluminium Cast Design & Dust Cover--cross
All New 150cc DTS-I Engine--cross
Hill Start Assist --tick
Idling Stop System--tick
Pumped-up Fuel Tank--cross
Removable Cowl To Make A 2-Seater Bike--cross

Key Features

Competitor of KTM 250 Duke

Competitor of KTM RC 200

Competitor of Honda Gold Wing

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