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Suzuki V-Strom 650XT Vs KTM 250 Duke Vs Honda CB300R comparison


Suzuki V-Strom 650XT Vs KTM 250 Duke Vs Honda CB300R Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the V-Strom 650XT Vs 250 Duke Vs CB300R 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.

V-Strom 650XT Vs 250 Duke Vs CB300R – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the KTM 250 Duke in New Delhi starts at ₹ 2.22 Lakh. On the other hand, Suzuki V-Strom 650XT price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 8.84 Lakh Lastly, the Honda CB300R starts at ₹ 2.42 Lakh.

SummarySuzuki V-Strom 650XTKTM 250 DukeHonda CB300R
Price₹ 8.84 Lakh₹ 2.22 Lakh₹ 2.42 Lakh
Body TypeOff RoadSportsSports
MileageN/A30.00 Km/l30.20 Km/l
PowerN/A29.60 bhp30.00 bhp
Engine645.0 CC248.8 CC286.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

V-Strom 650XT Vs 250 Duke Vs CB300R – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the KTM 250 Duke base engine returns 30 Km/l. The Suzuki V-Strom 650XT base returns 0 Km/l. The Honda CB300R basic model, on the other hand, gives 30 Km/l.

V-Strom 650XT Vs 250 Duke Vs CB300R – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the KTM 250 Duke gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Suzuki V-Strom 650XT comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the Honda CB300R is offered in bhp Petrol engine.


Engine CC 645.0 cc248.8 cc286.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 211
Max Power N/A29.6 bhp @ 9000 rpm30 bhp @ 8000 rpm
Max Torque N/A24 Nm @ 7500 rpm27.4 Nm @ 6500 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 44N/A
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionFuel Injection SystemFuel Injection
Cooling System Liquid-CooledLiquid CooledAir Cooled
Starting Mechanism N/ASelf StartSelf Start
Bore 81.0 mm72 mm76 mm
Emission Standard BS VIBS VIN/A
Engine Type 4-stroke, liquid-cooled, DOHC, 90° V-twinN/AN/A
Lubrication System Wet sumpN/AN/A
Primary Reduction Ratio 2.088 (71/34)N/AN/A
Stroke 62.6 mm61.1 mm63 mm
Throttle Body N/ATB 38N/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 20.0 L13.4 L10.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/AN/AN/A
Mileage N/A30.00 Km/l30.20 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 216 kg169 kg147 kg
Length 2275 mm2072 mm2028 mm
Width 910 mm831 mm888 mm
Height 1405 mm1109 mm1053 mm
Wheelbase 1560 mm1357 mm1344 mm
Ground Clearance 170 mm151 mm151 mm
Seat Height 835 mm823 mm800 mm
Final reduction Ratio 3.133 (47/15)N/AN/A
Oil capacity (Overhaul) 3.0LN/AN/A


No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch N/A7 Plate, PASC Antihopping Clutch, Mechanically OperatedMultiplate Wet Clutch
Compression Ratio 11.2 : 112.5:110.7 : 1

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type N/ASplit- Steel Trellis Frame, Powder CoatedSteel Diamond Frame
Front Suspension Telescopic, Coil Spring, Oil DampedWP Upside-down Ø 43 MmUSD Telescopic
Rear Suspension Link Type, Coil Spring, Oil DampedWp Monoshock, 10 Step AdjustMono Shock
Suspension Travel (Front) N/A142 mmN/A
Suspension Travel (Rear) N/A60 mmN/A


Front Brake Type Disc, TwinDiscDisc
Rear Brake Type DiscDiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size N/A300 mm38 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size N/A230 mm30 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches17 inchesN/A
Wheel Type SpokeAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 110/80R19110/70 X 17110/70 R17 M/C (54H)
Rear Tyre 150/70R17150/60 X 17150/60 R17 M/C (66H)


Battery N/A12V12V-7AH
Headlight HalogenLEDLED

Standard Features

Gear Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickcrosscross
Low Battery Indicatortickcrosscross
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailtickticktick
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Tripmeter Type-DigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
ABS and Switchable Traction Controltick--
Adjustable Windscreencross--
Heat Management To Contributing To Rider Comfortcross--
Inverted Front Forkcross--
3D Wing Mark Emblem with Premium Styling-cross-
9MB ABS Brakes-cross-
Gear Shift Lever-cross-
Handle Bar Weights-cross-
Instrument Has Everything That Distinguishes A Genuine KTM-cross-
Premium Front Cowl-cross-
Stylish Meter Console-cross-
Telescopic Fork Suspension -cross-
Viscous Air Filter-cross-

Additonal Features

Compact, Quick-Revving Engine With Stronger Low-Mid Rangecross--
Slimmer Lighter-Handling Chassiscross--
Black Alloy Wheels & Front Disc Brake-cross-
Bosch Dual channel (with supermoto)-cross-
Ergonomics Provides Plenty Of Space & Freedom Of Movement-cross-
Silencer Is Positioned Close To The Bike'S Overall Centre Of Gravity-cross-
Superior Performance with Black Robust Engine-cross-

Key Features

A Sleek Seat --tick
Looking Ahead--tick
Strong Road Holding --tick

Competitor of Suzuki V-Strom 650XT

Competitor of KTM 250 Duke

Competitor of Honda CB300R

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