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Royal Enfield Classic Desert Storm Vs KTM RC 125 comparison

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KTM RC 125 Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 1.81 Lakh
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₹ 1.7 Lakh
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Overview

Royal Enfield Classic Desert Storm Vs KTM RC 125 Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Classic Desert Storm Vs RC 125 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.

Classic Desert Storm Vs RC 125 – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Royal Enfield Classic Desert Storm in New Delhi starts at ₹ 1.81 Lakh. On the other hand, KTM RC 125 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 1.7 Lakh.

SummaryRoyal Enfield Classic Desert StormKTM RC 125
Price₹ 1.81 Lakh₹ 1.7 Lakh
ManufacturerRoyal EnfieldKTM
Body TypeCruiserSports
Mileage35.00 Km/l41.30 Km/l
Power27.20 bhp14.30 bhp
Engine499.0 CC124.7 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol

Classic Desert Storm Vs RC 125 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Royal Enfield Classic Desert Storm base engine returns 35 Km/l. The KTM RC 125 base returns 41 Km/l.

Classic Desert Storm Vs RC 125 – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Royal Enfield Classic Desert Storm gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the KTM RC 125 comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 499.0 cc124.7 cc
No Of Cylinder 11
Max Power 27.2 bhp @ 5250 rpm14.3 bhp @ 9250 rpm
Max Torque 41.3 Nm @ 4000 rpm12 Nm @ 8000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 22
Fuel Delivery Electronic Fuel InjectionFuel Injection
Cooling System Air CooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self / Kick StartElectric Starter
Bore N/A 58 mm
CO2 Emissions N/A55.2 g/km
Emission N/ABS VI
EMS N/A Bosch EMS
LUBRICATION N/AWet sump
Stroke N/A47.2 mm

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 13.5 L10.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 2.5 LN/A
Mileage 35.00 Km/l41.30 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 194 kg135 kg
Length 2140 mm1978 mm
Width 790 mm688 mm
Height 1090 mm834 mm
Wheelbase 1360 mm1340 mm
Ground Clearance 135 mm178 mm
Seat Height 800 mm820 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 5 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet, Multi-plateWet Multi-disc Clutch, Mechanically Actuated

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Single Downtube, Using Engine As Stressed MemberN/A
Front Suspension Telescopic, 35mm Forks, 130mm TravelWP Upside-down Ø 43 Mm
Rear Suspension Twin Gas Charged Shock Absorbers With 5-step Adjustable Preload, 80mm TravelWP Monoshock

Braking

Front Brake Type Disc, 2-Piston CaliperFour-piston Radial Fixed Calliper, Brake Disc
Rear Brake Type Drum, Single Lead Internal ExpandingSingle-piston Floating Calliper, Brake Disc
Front Disc/Drum Size 280 mm300 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 153 mm230 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 19 inchesN/A
Wheel Type Spoke/Alloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 90/90 - 19N/A
Rear Tyre 120/80 - 18N/A

Electricals

Battery 12 Volt, 14 AhN/A
Headlight 12V, 60 W / 55 W, HALOGENN/A
Tail Light 12V, P21/5WN/A

Standard Features

SpeedometerAnalogueDigital
TachometercrossDigital
Gear Indicatorcrosstick
Fuel Warning Indicatorticktick
Fuel Gaugecrosstick
Low Oil Indicatorcrosscross
Low Battery Indicatorcrosscross
Pillion Seatcrosstick
Pillion Grabrailcrosscross
Engine Kill Switchticktick
Clockcrosscross
Tripmeter TypecrossDigital
Tripmeter Countcrosstick
Pass Lightticktick
AHO(Automatic Headlamp On)cross-
Boot Light In Luggage Boxcross-
BS-IV Compliantcross-
Combi Brake Systemcross-
Exciting Body Graphicscross-
Mobile Charging Socketcross-
New Attractive Graphicscross-
New Inner Body Covercross-
Side-Stand Indicatorcross-
Stunning Meter Consolecross-
ABS-tick
High Performance High Controllability-cross
High-performance Brembo Brake System-cross
Largest Brake Disc In Class-cross
Lightweight, Sharp-Looking And High-Performance Sport Model-cross
Power Modes-cross
Sharp New Ninja Styling: High Class & Futuristic-cross
Öhlins electronic steering damper-cross

Additonal Features

Integrated Braking System & Tubeless Tyrescross-
Aluminium twin-spar frame-cross
BFRC lite-cross
Kawasaki Engine Brake Control-cross
KCMF (Kawasaki Cornering Management Function)-cross
KQS (Kawasaki Quick Shifter-Dual Direction)-cross
S-KTRC (Sport-Kawasaki Traction Control)-cross

Key Features

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