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KTM RC 125 Vs BMW S 1000 RR Vs Honda CB 1000R comparison

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KTM RC 125 Vs BMW S 1000 RR Vs Honda CB 1000R Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the RC 125 Vs S 1000 RR Vs CB 1000R 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.

RC 125 Vs S 1000 RR Vs CB 1000R – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Honda CB 1000R in New Delhi starts at ₹ 13.38 Lakh. On the other hand, BMW S 1000 RR price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 19.5 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 23.75 Lakh for range topping model Lastly, the KTM RC 125 starts at ₹ 1.63 Lakh.

SummaryKTM RC 125BMW S 1000 RRHonda CB 1000R
Price₹ 1.63 Lakh₹ 19.5 Lakh₹ 13.38 Lakh
ManufacturerKTMBMWHonda
Body TypeSportsSportsSports
Mileage41.30 Kmpl17.00 Kmpl16.00 Kmpl
Power14.30 bhp204.00 bhp123.40 bhp
Engine124.7 CC999.0 CC998.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

RC 125 Vs S 1000 RR Vs CB 1000R – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Honda CB 1000R base engine returns 16 Kmpl. The BMW S 1000 RR base returns 17 Kmpl. The KTM RC 125 basic model, on the other hand, gives 41 Kmpl.

RC 125 Vs S 1000 RR Vs CB 1000R – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Honda CB 1000R gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the BMW S 1000 RR comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the KTM RC 125 is offered in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 124.7 cc999.0 cc998.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 144
Max Power 14.3 bhp @ 9250 rpm204 bhp @ 13500 rpm123.4 bhp @ 10000 rpm
Max Torque 12 Nm @ 8000 rpm113 Nm @ 10500 rpm99 Nm @ 7750 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 244
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionElectronic Fuel InjectionPGM - FI Electronic Fuel Injection
Cooling System Liquid CooledWater/Oil-CooledLiquid-Cooled
Starting Mechanism Electric StarterSelf StartSelf Start
Bore 58 mmN/AN/A
CO2 Emissions 55.2 g/kmN/AN/A
Emission BS VIN/AN/A
EMS Bosch EMSN/AN/A
LUBRICATION Wet sumpN/AN/A
Stroke 47.2 mmN/AN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 10.0 L17.5 L17.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/A4.0 L4.0 L
Mileage 41.30 Kmpl17.00 Kmpl16.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 135 kg197 kg222 kg
Length 1978 mm2050 mm2105 mm
Width 688 mm826 mm805 mm
Height 834 mm1140 mm1095 mm
Wheelbase 1340 mm1423 mm1445 mm
Ground Clearance 178 mm120 mm130 mm
Seat Height 820 mm815 mm825 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet Multi-disc Clutch, Mechanically ActuatedMultiplate Clutch In Oil Bath, Anti-hopping Clutch, Mechanically ControlledHydraulically Actuated Clutch

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type N/AAluminium Composite Bridge Frame, Partially Self-supporting EngineMono-backbono;cast Aluminium
Front Suspension WP Upside-down Ø 43 MmUpside-down Telescopic Fork 46 Mm, Compression And Rebound Stage Adjustable43 Mm Inverted HMAS Cartridge ?type Telescopic Fork With Step Less Preload, Compression And Rebound Damping Adjustment, 120 Mm Axle Travel
Rear Suspension WP MonoshockAluminium 2-sided Swing Arm, Compression And Rebound Damping AdjustableMonoshock With Gas -charged HMAS Damper Featuring 10 ? Step Preload, Compression And Rebound Damping Adjustment, 128 Mm Axle Travel

Braking

Front Brake Type Four-piston Radial Fixed Calliper, Brake DiscDiscHydraulic Disc With 4-piston Caliper
Rear Brake Type Single-piston Floating Calliper, Brake DiscDiscHydraulic Disc With -piston Caliper
Front Disc/Drum Size 300 mm320 mm310 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 230 mm220 mm256 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size N/A17 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre N/A120/70 ZR 17120/70 ZR17M/C (58 W)
Rear Tyre N/A190/55 ZR 17180/50 ZR17M/C (73 W)

Electricals

Battery N/A12 V / 7 Ah, Maintenance Free12V 8.6AH
Headlight N/AProjector Head Lamp Halogen
Tail Light N/ALEDLED

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalDigitalDigital
TachometerDigitalAnalogueDigital
Gear Indicatorticktickcross
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatorcrossticktick
Low Battery Indicatorcrossticktick
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailcrosscrosstick
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Clockcrossticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
17 Inch Orange Wheelscross--
ABStick--
APDV Engine with Superb Mileagecross--
Brand New Twin Headlightcross--
Integrated Blinkers As A Special Feature The RCcross--
Pillion Ride Seat cross--
Stylish Alloy Wheelscross--
Telescopic Forkcross--
Thin Tail Fitting Perfectly Into The Pure Racing Lookcross--
6.5-inch TFT Instrument console-tick-
Bluetooth Connectivity-tick-
Dynamic Traction Control-tick-
Engine Braking Control-tick-
LED DRL Headlamp-cross-
Long Wheel Base The Perfect Cruiser Posture-cross-
New Multi - Function Display-cross-
wheelie control-tick-

Additonal Features

100% Digital LCD Displaycross--
A Brand New Steel Fuel Tank With 9.5L Capacitycross--
Handlebars & Switches Contributes To A Sporty & Aggressive Riding Positioncross--
Triple Clamps Are Eye-Catchers & Together With The Clip On Handlebarscross--
220 CC DTS-i Engine With Twin Spark Plugs-cross-
Highway Comfort Handle Bar-cross-
Iconic Style & Design Timeless Avenger Style-cross-
Low Slung Seating The Best Seat On The Road-cross-
Oil Cooled Keeps Your Engine Cool At All The Times-cross-
Wide Rear Tyre-cross-

Key Features

Six-Axis Sensor Cluster-tick-

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