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KTM RC 125 Vs KTM 125 Duke Vs Yamaha R15 V3.0 comparison

Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 1.59 Lakh
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₹ 1.38 Lakh
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₹ 1.49 Lakh
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Overview

KTM RC 125 Vs KTM 125 Duke Vs Yamaha R15 V3.0 Comparison: Which bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the RC 125 Vs 125 Duke Vs R15 V3.0 on carandbike to make an informed buying decision as to which bike to buy in 2020. This comparison has been carried out on the basis of prices, engine specifications, mileage, and features of these two-wheelers.

RC 125 Vs 125 Duke Vs R15 V3.0 – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom, New Delhi price of the Yamaha R15 V3.0 starts at ₹ 1.49 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 1.5 Lakh for the fully-loaded model. On the other hand, the price of the base version of the KTM 125 Duke starts at ₹ 1.38 Lakh Lastly, the KTM RC 125 starts at ₹ 1.59 Lakh.

Key FeaturesKTM RC 125KTM 125 DukeYamaha R15 V3.0
Price₹ 1.59 Lakh₹ 1.38 Lakh₹ 1.49 Lakh
Mileage41.30 Kmpl34.50 Kmpl30.00 Kmpl
PowerN/AN/AN/A
Engine124.7 CC124.7 CC155.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

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

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Yamaha R15 V3.0 base engine returns 30 Kmpl. The KTM 125 Duke base returns 35 Kmpl. The KTM RC 125 basic model, on the other hand, gives 41 Kmpl.

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

In the powertrain department, the Yamaha R15 V3.0 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the KTM 125 Duke comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the KTM RC 125 is offered in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 124.7 cc124.7 cc155.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 111
Max Power 14.3 bhp @ 9250 rpm14.5 bhp @ 9250 rpm18.3 bhp @ 10000 rpm
Max Torque 12 Nm @ 8000 rpm12 Nm @ 8000 rpm14.1 Nm @ 8500 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 244
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionFuel InjectionFuel Injection
Cooling System Liquid CooledLiquid CooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Electric StarterSelf StartSelf Start
Bore 58 mm58 mmN/A
CO2 Emissions 55.2 g/kmN/AN/A
Emission BS VIBS VIN/A
EMS Bosch EMSN/AN/A
LUBRICATION Wet sumpN/AN/A
Stroke 47.2 mm47.2 mmN/A
Throttle Body N/ATB 33N/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 10.0 L10.2 L11.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/AN/A1.1 L
Mileage 41.30 Kmpl34.50 Kmpl30.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 135 kg148 kg142 kg
Length 1978 mm1993 mm1990 mm
Width 688 mm789 mm725 mm
Height 834 mm1083 mm1135 mm
Wheelbase 1340 mm1366 mm1325 mm
Ground Clearance 178 mm155 mm170 mm
Seat Height 820 mm818 mm815 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet Multi-disc Clutch, Mechanically Actuated5 Plate, Wet Multi-disc Clutch, Mechanically ActuatedWet Multiple-disc
Compression Ratio N/A12.8:1N/A

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type N/ASteel Trellis Frame, Powder CoatedDelta Box
Front Suspension WP Upside-down Ø 43 MmWP Upside-Down 43mmTelescopic Fork Up
Rear Suspension WP MonoshockWP Monoshock, 10 Step AdjustMonocross (link Suspension)
Suspension Travel (Front) N/A140 mmN/A
Suspension Travel (Rear) N/A60 mmN/A

Braking

Front Brake Type Four-piston Radial Fixed Calliper, Brake DiscDiscHydraulic Single Disc
Rear Brake Type Single-piston Floating Calliper, Brake DiscDiscHydraulic Single Disc
Front Disc/Drum Size 300 mm300 mm282 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 230 mm230 mm220 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size N/A17 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloyAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre N/A110/70-R17100/80-17M/C 52P - Tubeless
Rear Tyre N/A150/60-R17140/70R17M/C 66H - Radial Tubeless

Electricals

Battery N/AN/A12 V, 4.0 Ah(10 HR)
Headlight N/AHalogenLED
Tail Light N/ALEDLED

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalDigitalDigital
TachometerDigitalDigitalDigital
Gear Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatorcrosscrosstick
Low Battery Indicatorcrosscrosstick
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailcrosstickcross
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Clockcrossticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
5 Step Adjustable Suspensioncrosscross-
ABSticktick-
Chrome Carburetor Covercrosscross-
Chrome Finish Mufflercrosscross-
Combi Brake System With Equalizercrosscross-
Modern Graphicscrosscross-
Outstanding Tail Lightcrosscross-
Tubeless Tyrescrosscross-
Advanced Aerodynamics--cross
Dual Channel ABS--tick
Fully-Digital, Instrument Panel--cross
Left Side Switchgear--cross
Navigation Assist--cross
Racing Origin Trellis Frame--cross
Rear Mudguard--cross
Silencer--cross
Super Wide Tyre--tick
Tank--cross
Unique Reverse Inclined DOHC Engine--cross
USB Charging Option--tick
Variable Valves Actuation (VVA)--tick

Additonal Features

Assist & Slipper Clutch--tick
Auxiliary Dashboard--cross
Cellular Functionality--cross
Race Telemetry--cross
Ride Planning--cross

Key Features

Single-Channel ABS And Rear Lift Protection--cross
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