Yamaha YZF-R125 vs KTM 125 Duke ABS vs Yamaha MT-125 Comparison

Updated: 18, Oct, 2019 02:38 AM

Expected Price

₹ 1,20,000
* Delhi. May vary.
Expected

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Ex-Showroom Price

₹ 1,32,627
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DIMENSIONS & WEIGHT

Kerb/Wet Weight
142 kg148 kg140 kg
Ground Clearance
155 mm175 mm140 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity
11.50 litres10.2 litres10 litres
Wheelbase
1355 mm1366 mm1325 mm
Overall Length
1955 mm1993 mm1960 mm
Overall Width
680 mm789 mm800 mm
Overall Height
1065 mm1083 mm1065 mm
Seat Height
825 mm818 mm810 mm
Oil tank capacity
1.15 litresNA1.05 litres

COMFORT & CONVENIENCE FEATURES

Electric Start
Pillion Footrest
Step-up Seat/Split Seat

ENGINE & GEARBOX

Displacement
124.7 cc124.7 cc124.7 cc
Bore
52 mmNA52 mm
Stroke
58.6 mmNA58.6 mm
Number of Cylinders
111
Compression Ratio
11.2 : 1NANA
Gearbox Type
Constant meshNAConstant Mesh
Engine Description
Single cylinder, 4-stroke, liquid-cooled, SOHC, 4-valves124.7cc, Single Cylinder, Liquid CooledSingle Cylinder, 4-Stroke, Liquid-Cooled, SOHC, 4-Valves
Maximum Power
14.8 Bhp @ 9000 rpm14.5 HP @ 9250 rpm15 HP @ 9000 rpm
Maximum Torque
12.4 Nm @ 8000 rpm12 Nm @ 8000 rpm11.5 NM @ 8000 rpm
Number of Gears
66 Speed6
Clutch
Wet, multiple-disc coil springNAWet, Multiple Disc
Cooling
Liquid CoolingLiquid CoolingLiquid Cooling
Lubrication
Wet sumpNAWet Sump
Fuel System
Electronic Fuel InjectionNAElectronic Fuel Injection
Ignition
TCI (digital)NATCI
Final transmission
ChainNAChain

INSTRUMENT CONSOLE FEATURES

Fuel Gauge
DigitalDigitalDigital
Tachometer
DigitalDigitalDigital
Trip Meter
DigitalDigitalDigital
Speedometer
DigitalDigitalDigital
Clock
DigitalDigitalDigital
Odometer
DigitalDigitalDigital

QUICK FACTS & SUMMARY

Top Speed
120 kmph115-125 kmph120 kmph
Body Type
SportsNakedNaked
Official Tagline
Feed Your HungerSafe PowerDon't be Afraid of the Dark!
Mileage
40-50 kmpl (approx.)40-45 kmpl (approx) 46.9 kmpl
Bike Variant
Yamaha YZF-R125KTM 125 Duke ABSNew Yamaha MT-125
Current Status
UpcomingAvailableUpcoming
Price in India
Yamaha R125 is expected to be priced around INR 1.20 lakh in India (ex-showroom).KTM 125 Duke ABS is priced at INR 1.33 lakh in India (Ex-Showroom)Yamaha MT-125 is expected to be priced at INR 1.20 lakh in India.
Shades
Race Blue, Competition White, Matt GreyWhite, Orange & BlackIcon Blue, Tech Black, Ice Fluo
Vehicle Overview
Yamaha R125 is offered in countries where license restrictions make it easy to buy a 125cc motorcycle than the Yamaha R15. It carries premium parts and claims the same design as present generation R15 V3. Yamaha YZF-R125 claims a top speed of 120 kph while its international rivals include Suzuki GSX-R125, KTM RC125, Aprilia RS4 125, and Honda CBR125R. As of now, Yamaha has no plans to launch the R125 in India.NAYamaha MT-125 is the youngest member of MT series internationally. It is powered by the same engine as Yamaha R125. The 124.7cc engine is good for 15HP at 9,000 rpm and 11.5 Nm at 8,000 rpm. The motorcycle weighs 140 kg and claims a top speed of 120 kmph. It rivals KTM 125 Duke and Suzuki GSX-S125 in the naked street bike segment while also competes against KTM RC125, Aprilia RS4 125 and Honda CBR125R in various markets. Yamaha may bring this to India as premium 125cc bikes have started becoming a popular choice among the bike lovers in the country.
Fuel Type
PetrolPetrolPetrol

BATTERY & LIGHTING

Pass Light
Battery Type
Maintenance FreeMaintenance FreeMF

MAXABOUT RATING & VERDICT

Design
NANA
Performance
NANA
Comfort
NANA
Fuel Economy
NANA
Features
NANA
Build Quality
NANA
Standout Features
Dual Headlights, USD premium forks, Wide Tyres, Electronic Fuel Injection, Impressive Riding PositionNANA

BRAKES & TYRES

Tubeless Tyres
Front Brake
292mm Single Disc300mm Dual DiscHydraulic Single Disc (292mm)
Alloy Wheels
Rear Brake
230mm Single Disc230mm DiscHydraulic Single Disc (220mm)
Front Tyre
100/80-17 M/C110/70-17100/80-17 M/C
Rear Tyre
140/70-17 M/C150/60-17140/70-17 M/C
ABS
Yes, Single-Channel
Front Wheel
17-inchNA17-inch
Rear Wheel
17-inchNA17-inch

SUSPENSION & CHASSIS

Front Suspension
41mm Upside Down (USD) ForksWP Suspension Up Side Down41mm Upside-Down Telescopic Forks
Rear Suspension
Linked monoshock with spring preload adjustmentWP Suspension MonoshockMonoshock
Frame
Steel DeltaboxTrellis frameSteel Deltabox
Front Wheel Travel
130 mmNA130 mm
Rear Wheel Travel
114 mmNA114 mm

Miscellaneous Information

Caster Angle
25ºNA25º
Trail
89 mmNANA

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