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KTM RC 125 Vs Kawasaki Ninja 1000 comparison

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KTM RC 125 Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 1.7 Lakh
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₹ 10.79 Lakh
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Overview

KTM RC 125 Vs Kawasaki Ninja 1000 Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the RC 125 Vs Ninja 1000 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 Ninja 1000 – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Kawasaki Ninja 1000 in New Delhi starts at ₹ 10.79 Lakh. On the other hand, KTM RC 125 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 1.7 Lakh.

SummaryKTM RC 125Kawasaki Ninja 1000
Price₹ 1.7 Lakh₹ 10.79 Lakh
ManufacturerKTMKawasaki
Body TypeSportsSports
Mileage41.30 Km/l17.00 Km/l
Power14.30 bhp140.00 bhp
Engine124.7 CC1043.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol

RC 125 Vs Ninja 1000 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Kawasaki Ninja 1000 base engine returns 17 Km/l. The KTM RC 125 base returns 41 Km/l.

RC 125 Vs Ninja 1000 – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Kawasaki Ninja 1000 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the KTM RC 125 comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 124.7 cc1043.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 14
Max Power 14.3 bhp @ 9250 rpm140 bhp @ 10000 rpm
Max Torque 12 Nm @ 8000 rpm111 Nm @ 8000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 24
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionFuel Injection
Cooling System Liquid CooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Electric StarterSelf Start
Bore 58 mmN/A
CO2 Emissions 55.2 g/kmN/A
Emission BS VIN/A
EMS Bosch EMSN/A
LUBRICATION Wet sumpN/A
Stroke 47.2 mmN/A
Emission Standard N/ABS VI

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 10.0 L19.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/AN/A
Mileage 41.30 Km/l17.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 135 kg238 kg
Length 1978 mm2100 mm
Width 688 mm825 mm
Height 834 mm1190 mm
Wheelbase 1340 mm1440 mm
Ground Clearance 178 mm130 mm
Seat Height 820 mm815 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet Multi-disc Clutch, Mechanically ActuatedWet, Multiplate

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type N/AAluminium Twin-Tube
Front Suspension WP Upside-down Ø 43 Mm41 Mm Inverted Fork With Stepless Compression And Rebound Damping And Spring Preload Adjustability.
Rear Suspension WP MonoshockHorizontal Back-Link, Gas-Charged, With Stepless Rebound Damping And Remote Spring Preload Adjustability.

Braking

Front Brake Type Four-piston Radial Fixed Calliper, Brake DiscDual Disc
Rear Brake Type Single-piston Floating Calliper, Brake DiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 300 mm300 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 230 mm250 mm

Wheel and Tyres

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

Electricals

Battery N/AMaintenance Free
Headlight N/ALED
Tail Light N/ALED

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalDigital
TachometerDigitalAnalogue
Gear Indicatorticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatorticktick
Fuel Gaugeticktick
Low Oil Indicatorcrosstick
Low Battery Indicatorcrosstick
Pillion Seatticktick
Pillion Grabrailcrosstick
Engine Kill Switchticktick
Clockcrosstick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Countticktick
Pass Lightticktick
ABStick-
4-Stroke, 4-Cylinder, Liquid-Cooled, Dohc Engine-cross
A Chassis Engineered For Real-World Enjoyment-cross
ABS and Switchable Traction Control-tick
Aggression in an all-New Form-cross
Assist And Slipper Clutch-tick
Cutting-Edge Engine Management-cross
Dual Channel ABS-cross
High-Performance Braking Technologies-cross
Legendary Performance Tuned For The Street-cross
Three-Mode Traction Control System-cross

Additonal Features

Aluminium Twin-Tube Frame Ensuring A Balance Of Sharp Turning And Firm Handling-tick
Comfortable Ergonomics To Comfortable Riding Position-tick
Power Mode Selection Riders Can Choose From Full Power Or Low Power Mode-tick
The 3-Mode Ktrc System Covers A Wide Variety Of Riding Conditions-tick
The Exhaust System Features A 4-Into-2-Pre-Chamber-Into-2 Layout-tick

Key Features

Full-Digital Speedo Meter-cross
Suzuki oil cooling system (SOCS) -cross
Twin Muffler-cross

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