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Yamaha R15 V3.0 Vs KTM 125 Duke Vs TVS Apache RTR 160 4V comparison

  • Yamaha R15 V3.0
Yamaha R15 V3.0 Price
TVS Apache RTR 160 4V Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 1.52 Lakh
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₹ 1.6 Lakh
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₹ 1.09 Lakh
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Overview

Yamaha R15 V3.0 Vs KTM 125 Duke Vs TVS Apache RTR 160 4V Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the R15 V3.0 Vs 125 Duke Vs Apache RTR 160 4V 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 125 Duke Vs Apache RTR 160 4V – 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, TVS Apache RTR 160 4V price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 1.09 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 1.12 Lakh for range topping model Lastly, the KTM 125 Duke starts at ₹ 1.6 Lakh.

SummaryYamaha R15 V3.0KTM 125 DukeTVS Apache RTR 160 4V
Price₹ 1.52 Lakh₹ 1.6 Lakh₹ 1.09 Lakh
ManufacturerYamahaKTMTVS
Body TypeSportsSportsSports
Mileage30.00 Km/l34.50 Km/l30.00 Km/l
Power18.30 bhp14.30 bhp17.40 bhp
Engine155.0 CC124.7 CC159.7 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

R15 V3.0 Vs 125 Duke Vs Apache RTR 160 4V – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Yamaha R15 V3.0 base engine returns 30 Km/l. The TVS Apache RTR 160 4V base returns 30 Km/l. The KTM 125 Duke basic model, on the other hand, gives 35 Km/l.

R15 V3.0 Vs 125 Duke Vs Apache RTR 160 4V – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Yamaha R15 V3.0 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the TVS Apache RTR 160 4V comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the KTM 125 Duke is offered in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 155.0 cc124.7 cc159.7 cc
No Of Cylinder 111
Max Power 18.3 bhp @ 10000 rpm14.3 bhp @ 9250 rpm17.4 bhp @ 9250 rpm
Max Torque 14.1 Nm @ 8500 rpm12 Nm @ 8000 rpm14.73 Nm @ 7250 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 444
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionFuel InjectionFuel Injection
Cooling System Liquid CooledLiquid CooledOil Cooler With Ram Air Assist
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf StartSelf/ Kick Start
Emission Standard BS VIN/ABS VI
Bore N/A58 mmN/A
Emission N/ABS VIN/A
Stroke N/A47.2 mmN/A
Throttle Body N/ATB 33N/A
Fuel injection N/AN/ABosch - Closed loop
Power to Weight Ratio N/AN/A0.08 kW/kg

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 11.0 L10.2 L12.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 1.1 LN/A2.5 L
Mileage 30.00 Km/l34.50 Km/l30.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 142 kg148 kg145 kg
Length 1990 mm1993 mm2050 mm
Width 725 mm789 mm790 mm
Height 1135 mm1083 mm1050 mm
Wheelbase 1325 mm1366 mm1357 mm
Ground Clearance 170 mm155 mm180 mm
Seat Height 815 mm818 mm800 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears5 Gears
Clutch Wet Multiple-disc5 Plate, Wet Multi-disc Clutch, Mechanically ActuatedWet Multi Plate
Compression Ratio N/A12.8:1N/A

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Delta BoxSteel Trellis Frame, Powder CoatedDouble Cradle Split Synchro STIFF
Front Suspension Telescopic Fork UpWP Upside-Down 43mmTelescopic Fork
Rear Suspension Monocross (link Suspension)WP Monoshock, 10 Step AdjustMonoshox
Suspension Travel (Front) N/A140 mmN/A
Suspension Travel (Rear) N/A60 mmN/A

Braking

Front Brake Type Hydraulic Single DiscDiscDisc
Rear Brake Type Hydraulic Single DiscDiscDrum
Front Disc/Drum Size 282 mm300 mm270 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 220 mm230 mm130 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches17 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloyAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 100/80-17M/C 52P - Tubeless110/70-R1790/90-17 49P Tubeless
Rear Tyre 140/70R17M/C 66H - Radial Tubeless150/60-R17110/80-17 57P Tubeless

Electricals

Battery 12 V, 4.0 Ah(10 HR)N/A12V, 9Ah
Headlight LEDHalogenAHO 12V, 35/35W HS1 Bulb, With All-time ON LED Position Lamp
Tail Light LEDLEDLED - 1W/ 2.5 W

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalDigitalDigital
TachometerDigitalDigitalDigital
Gear Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickcrosscross
Low Battery Indicatortickcrosstick
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailcrossticktick
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Clocktickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
ABScrossticktick
Gear-Shift Timing Lighttick--
LCD Instrument Clustertick--
Sports Telescopic Front Forks Suspensioncross--
Tubeless Tyrescross--
APDV Engine with Superb Mileage-cross-
Stylish Alloy Wheels-cross-
Anti-lock braking system (ABS)--cross
MUSCLED TANK--cross
Roto Petal Disc Brakes--cross
RTR ENGINE--cross
Sculpted Digital Display--cross
Synchronized Stiff Chassis--cross

Additonal Features

Digital Twin Spark Ignition (DTS-i) Enginecross--
Beast-Inspired Headlamps--cross
Muscled Engine Cowl--cross
Muscled Tail Cowl--cross

Key Features

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