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KTM RC 125 Vs Yamaha R15 V3.0 comparison

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KTM RC 125 Price
Yamaha R15 V3.0 Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 1.63 Lakh
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₹ 1.49 Lakh
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Overview

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

The ex-showroom price of the Yamaha R15 V3.0 in New Delhi starts at ₹ 1.49 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 1.5 Lakh for the fully-loaded model. On the other hand, KTM RC 125 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 1.63 Lakh.

SummaryKTM RC 125Yamaha R15 V3.0
Price₹ 1.63 Lakh₹ 1.49 Lakh
ManufacturerKTMYamaha
Body TypeSportsSports
Mileage41.30 Km/l30.00 Km/l
Power14.30 bhp18.30 bhp
Engine124.7 CC155.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol

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

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Yamaha R15 V3.0 base engine returns 30 Km/l. The KTM RC 125 base returns 41 Km/l.

RC 125 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 RC 125 comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 124.7 cc155.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 11
Max Power 14.3 bhp @ 9250 rpm18.3 bhp @ 10000 rpm
Max Torque 12 Nm @ 8000 rpm14.1 Nm @ 8500 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

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 10.0 L11.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/A1.1 L
Mileage 41.30 Km/l30.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 135 kg142 kg
Length 1978 mm1990 mm
Width 688 mm725 mm
Height 834 mm1135 mm
Wheelbase 1340 mm1325 mm
Ground Clearance 178 mm170 mm
Seat Height 820 mm815 mm

Transmission

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

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type N/ADelta Box
Front Suspension WP Upside-down Ø 43 MmTelescopic Fork Up
Rear Suspension WP MonoshockMonocross (link Suspension)

Braking

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

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size N/A17 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre N/A100/80-17M/C 52P - Tubeless
Rear Tyre N/A140/70R17M/C 66H - Radial Tubeless

Electricals

Battery N/A12 V, 4.0 Ah(10 HR)
Headlight N/ALED
Tail Light N/ALED

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalDigital
TachometerDigitalDigital
Gear Indicatorticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatorticktick
Fuel Gaugeticktick
Low Oil Indicatorcrosstick
Low Battery Indicatorcrosstick
Pillion Seatticktick
Pillion Grabrailcrosscross
Engine Kill Switchticktick
Clockcrosstick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Countticktick
Pass Lightticktick
ABStick-
33 Dia Big Front Forks-cross
Classic LED Tail Lamp-cross
Dual Channel ABS-tick
Ergonomic Handlebar For Wide Open Chest Feeling-cross
Imposing Front Fascia-cross
Premium Instrument Panel With Color Changing LEDs-cross
Premium Textured Seats-cross
Super Wide Tyre-tick
USB Charging Option-tick
Variable Valves Actuation (VVA)-tick

Additonal Features

5 Double Spoke Aluminium Cast Design & Dust Cover-cross
All New 150cc DTS-I Engine-cross
Assist & Slipper Clutch-tick
Pumped-up Fuel Tank-cross
Removable Cowl To Make A 2-Seater Bike-cross

Key Features

Bi Functional LED Headlightscross-
Negative LCD Displaywith Gear Shift Indicationcross-
Raised LED Tail Lightcross-

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