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Yamaha R15 V3.0 Vs KTM RC 125 Vs Yamaha MT-15 comparison

  • Yamaha R15 V3.0
Yamaha R15 V3.0 Price
KTM RC 125 Price
Yamaha MT-15 Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 1.52 Lakh
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₹ 1.7 Lakh
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₹ 1.4 Lakh
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Overview

Yamaha R15 V3.0 Vs KTM RC 125 Vs Yamaha MT-15 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 MT-15 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 MT-15 – 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, Yamaha MT-15 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 1.4 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 1.41 Lakh for range topping model Lastly, the KTM RC 125 starts at ₹ 1.7 Lakh.

SummaryYamaha R15 V3.0KTM RC 125Yamaha MT-15
Price₹ 1.52 Lakh₹ 1.7 Lakh₹ 1.4 Lakh
ManufacturerYamahaKTMYamaha
Body TypeSportsSportsSports
Mileage30.00 Km/l41.30 Km/l48.00 Km/l
Power18.30 bhp14.30 bhp19.00 bhp
Engine155.0 CC124.7 CC155.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

R15 V3.0 Vs RC 125 Vs MT-15 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Yamaha R15 V3.0 base engine returns 30 Km/l. The Yamaha MT-15 base returns 48 Km/l. The KTM RC 125 basic model, on the other hand, gives 41 Km/l.

R15 V3.0 Vs RC 125 Vs MT-15 – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Yamaha R15 V3.0 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Yamaha MT-15 comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the KTM RC 125 is offered in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 155.0 cc124.7 cc155.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 111
Max Power 18.3 bhp @ 10000 rpm14.3 bhp @ 9250 rpm19 bhp @ 10000 rpm
Max Torque 14.1 Nm @ 8500 rpm12 Nm @ 8000 rpm15 Nm @ 8500 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 421
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionFuel InjectionFuel Injection
Cooling System Liquid CooledLiquid CooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartElectric StarterSelf Start
Emission Standard BS VIN/ABS VI
Bore N/A 58 mmN/A
CO2 Emissions N/A55.2 g/kmN/A
Emission N/ABS VIN/A
EMS N/A Bosch EMSN/A
LUBRICATION N/AWet sumpN/A
Stroke N/A47.2 mmN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 11.0 L10.0 L11.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 1.1 LN/AN/A
Mileage 30.00 Km/l41.30 Km/l48.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 142 kg135 kg138 kg
Length 1990 mm1978 mm2020 mm
Width 725 mm688 mm800 mm
Height 1135 mm834 mm1070 mm
Wheelbase 1325 mm1340 mm1335 mm
Ground Clearance 170 mm178 mm155 mm
Seat Height 815 mm820 mm810 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet Multiple-discWet Multi-disc Clutch, Mechanically ActuatedN/A

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Delta BoxN/ADeltabox
Front Suspension Telescopic Fork UpWP Upside-down Ø 43 MmTelescopic Fork
Rear Suspension Monocross (link Suspension)WP MonoshockSwingarm (link Suspension)

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 mm282 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 220 mm230 mm220 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inchesN/AN/A
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 100/80-17M/C 52P - TubelessN/A100/80-17M/C 52P (Tubeless)
Rear Tyre 140/70R17M/C 66H - Radial TubelessN/A140/70-17M/C 66H (Tubeless)

Electricals

Battery 12 V, 4.0 Ah(10 HR)N/A12 V, 4.0 Ah(10 HR)
Headlight LEDN/ALED
Tail Light LEDN/ALED

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalDigitalDigital
TachometerDigitalDigitalDigital
Gear Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickcrosstick
Low Battery Indicatortickcrosstick
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailcrosscrosscross
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Clocktickcrosscross
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
Elegant Designcross--
Fine-Atomising Injectors & Dual Throttle Valvescross--
Gear-Shift Timing Lighttick--
Heat Management Technologycross--
LCD Instrument Clustertick--
Modern Instrumentationcross--
Ninja Stylingcross--
World's Smallest ABS Unitcross--
ABS-ticktick

Additonal Features

Dual Throttle Valvescross--
Race-Derived Clutch Technology & Smoother Shift Feelcross--

Key Features

Bi Functional LED Headlights--tick
Raised LED Tail Light--tick
Negative LCD Displaywith Gear Shift Indication--tick

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