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Yamaha R15 V3.0 Vs KTM RC 125 Vs KTM 125 Duke comparison

  • Yamaha R15 V3.0
Yamaha R15 V3.0 Price
KTM RC 125 Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 1.52 Lakh
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₹ 1.7 Lakh
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₹ 1.6 Lakh
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Overview

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

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the R15 V3.0 Vs RC 125 Vs 125 Duke 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 RC 125 Vs 125 Duke – 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 125 Duke price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 1.6 Lakh Lastly, the KTM RC 125 starts at ₹ 1.7 Lakh.

SummaryYamaha R15 V3.0KTM RC 125KTM 125 Duke
Price₹ 1.52 Lakh₹ 1.7 Lakh₹ 1.6 Lakh
ManufacturerYamahaKTMKTM
Body TypeSportsSportsSports
Mileage30.00 Km/l41.30 Km/l34.50 Km/l
Power18.30 bhp14.30 bhp14.30 bhp
Engine155.0 CC124.7 CC124.7 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

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

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Yamaha R15 V3.0 base engine returns 30 Km/l. The KTM 125 Duke base returns 35 Km/l. The KTM RC 125 basic model, on the other hand, gives 41 Km/l.

R15 V3.0 Vs RC 125 Vs 125 Duke – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Yamaha R15 V3.0 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the KTM 125 Duke comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the KTM RC 125 is offered in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 155.0 cc124.7 cc124.7 cc
No Of Cylinder 111
Max Power 18.3 bhp @ 10000 rpm14.3 bhp @ 9250 rpm14.3 bhp @ 9250 rpm
Max Torque 14.1 Nm @ 8500 rpm12 Nm @ 8000 rpm12 Nm @ 8000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 424
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionFuel InjectionFuel Injection
Cooling System Liquid CooledLiquid CooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartElectric StarterSelf Start
Emission Standard BS VIN/AN/A
Bore N/A 58 mm58 mm
CO2 Emissions N/A55.2 g/kmN/A
Emission N/ABS VIBS VI
EMS N/A Bosch EMSN/A
LUBRICATION N/AWet sumpN/A
Stroke N/A47.2 mm47.2 mm
Throttle Body N/AN/ATB 33

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 11.0 L10.0 L10.2 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 1.1 LN/AN/A
Mileage 30.00 Km/l41.30 Km/l34.50 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 142 kg135 kg148 kg
Length 1990 mm1978 mm1993 mm
Width 725 mm688 mm789 mm
Height 1135 mm834 mm1083 mm
Wheelbase 1325 mm1340 mm1366 mm
Ground Clearance 170 mm178 mm155 mm
Seat Height 815 mm820 mm818 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet Multiple-discWet Multi-disc Clutch, Mechanically Actuated5 Plate, Wet Multi-disc Clutch, Mechanically Actuated
Compression Ratio N/AN/A12.8:1

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Delta BoxN/ASteel Trellis Frame, Powder Coated
Front Suspension Telescopic Fork UpWP Upside-down Ø 43 MmWP Upside-Down 43mm
Rear Suspension Monocross (link Suspension)WP MonoshockWP Monoshock, 10 Step Adjust
Suspension Travel (Front) N/AN/A140 mm
Suspension Travel (Rear) N/AN/A60 mm

Braking

Front Brake Type Hydraulic Single DiscFour-piston Radial Fixed Calliper, Brake DiscDisc
Rear Brake Type Hydraulic Single DiscSingle-piston Floating Calliper, Brake DiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 282 mm300 mm300 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 220 mm230 mm230 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inchesN/A17 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy WheelsAlloy
Front Tyre 100/80-17M/C 52P - TubelessN/A110/70-R17
Rear Tyre 140/70R17M/C 66H - Radial TubelessN/A150/60-R17

Electricals

Battery 12 V, 4.0 Ah(10 HR)N/AN/A
Headlight LEDN/AHalogen
Tail Light LEDN/ALED

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalDigitalDigital
TachometerDigitalDigitalDigital
Gear Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickcrosscross
Low Battery Indicatortickcrosscross
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailcrosscrosstick
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Clocktickcrosstick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
3-level Bosch ABScross--
8-level Ducati Traction Controlcross--
Adjustable Windshieldcross--
Ducati Multimedia Systemcross--
Ducati Safety Packcross--
Ducati Traction Controlcross--
Full-LCD Instrument Panelcross--
Gear-Shift Timing Lighttick--
Headlight with DRL Functioncross--
LCD Instrument Clustertick--
Ride By Wirecross--
ABS-ticktick
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-
Single Channel ABS--cross

Additonal Features

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

Absolute Control--cross
For Daily Adventure--cross
For Non-stop Fun--cross
Next-gen Technology--cross

Competitor of Yamaha R15 V3.0

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Competitor of KTM 125 Duke

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