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Yamaha R15 V3.0 Vs Bajaj Pulsar 125 Vs KTM RC 125 comparison

  • Yamaha R15 V3.0
Yamaha R15 V3.0 Price
  • Bajaj Pulsar 125
Bajaj Pulsar 125 Price
KTM RC 125 Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 1.52 Lakh
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₹ 72,122
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₹ 1.7 Lakh
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Overview

Yamaha R15 V3.0 Vs Bajaj Pulsar 125 Vs KTM RC 125 Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the R15 V3.0 Vs Pulsar 125 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.

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

The ex-showroom price of the Yamaha R15 V3.0 in New Delhi starts at ₹ 1.52 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 1.54 Lakh for the fully-loaded model. On the other hand, KTM RC 125 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 1.7 Lakh Lastly, the Bajaj Pulsar 125 starts at ₹ 72,122 and goes up to ₹ 80,218 for the fully-loaded model.

SummaryYamaha R15 V3.0Bajaj Pulsar 125KTM RC 125
Price₹ 1.52 Lakh₹ 72,122 ₹ 1.7 Lakh
ManufacturerYamahaBajajKTM
Body TypeSportsCommuterSports
Mileage30.00 Km/l62.00 Km/l41.30 Km/l
Power18.30 bhp11.80 bhp14.30 bhp
Engine155.0 CC124.4 CC124.7 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

R15 V3.0 Vs Pulsar 125 Vs RC 125 – 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. The Bajaj Pulsar 125 basic model, on the other hand, gives 62 Km/l.

R15 V3.0 Vs Pulsar 125 Vs RC 125 – 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. Lastly, the Bajaj Pulsar 125 is offered in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 155.0 cc124.4 cc124.7 cc
No Of Cylinder 111
Max Power 18.3 bhp @ 10000 rpm11.8 bhp @ 8500 rpm14.3 bhp @ 9250 rpm
Max Torque 14.1 Nm @ 8500 rpm11 Nm @ 6500 rpm12 Nm @ 8000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 422
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionFuel InjectionFuel Injection
Cooling System Liquid CooledAir CooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartKick And Self StartElectric Starter
Emission Standard BS VIBS VIN/A
Bore N/AN/A 58 mm
CO2 Emissions N/AN/A55.2 g/km
Emission N/AN/ABS VI
EMS N/AN/A Bosch EMS
LUBRICATION N/AN/AWet sump
Stroke N/AN/A47.2 mm

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 11.0 L11.5 L10.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 1.1 LN/AN/A
Mileage 30.00 Km/l62.00 Km/l41.30 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 142 kg140 kg135 kg
Length 1990 mm2055 mm1978 mm
Width 725 mm755 mm688 mm
Height 1135 mm1060 mm834 mm
Wheelbase 1325 mm1320 mm1340 mm
Ground Clearance 170 mmN/A178 mm
Seat Height 815 mmN/A820 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 6 Gears5 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet Multiple-discN/AWet Multi-disc Clutch, Mechanically Actuated

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Delta BoxN/AN/A
Front Suspension Telescopic Fork UpTelescopicWP Upside-down Ø 43 Mm
Rear Suspension Monocross (link Suspension)Twin Gas ShockWP Monoshock

Braking

Front Brake Type Hydraulic Single DiscDrumFour-piston Radial Fixed Calliper, Brake Disc
Rear Brake Type Hydraulic Single DiscDrumSingle-piston Floating Calliper, Brake Disc
Front Disc/Drum Size 282 mm170 mm300 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 220 mm130 mm230 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches17 inchesN/A
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsTubelessAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 100/80-17M/C 52P - Tubeless80/100 X 17N/A
Rear Tyre 140/70R17M/C 66H - Radial Tubeless100/90 X 17N/A

Electricals

Battery 12 V, 4.0 Ah(10 HR)12V Full DC MFN/A
Headlight LEDHalogenN/A
Tail Light LEDLEDN/A

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalDigitalDigital
TachometerDigitalAnalogueDigital
Gear Indicatortickcrosstick
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickcrosscross
Low Battery Indicatorticktickcross
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailcrosstickcross
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Clocktickcrosscross
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickcrosstick
Pass Lighttickticktick
ABScross-tick
Gear-Shift Timing Lighttick--
LCD Instrument Clustertick--
Sports Telescopic Front Forks Suspensioncross--
Tubeless Tyrescross--
CBS-tick-
CBS with Equalizer-cross-

Additonal Features

Digital Twin Spark Ignition (DTS-i) Enginecross--
High Fuel Tank Capacity (10.5 Liters)-cross-

Key Features

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