KTM RC 200 ABS vs KTM RC 125 ABS vs KTM RC 250 Comparison

Updated: 11, Mar, 2018 03:11 AM

Ex-Showroom Price

₹ 1,90,000
* Delhi. May vary.

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Ex-Showroom Price

₹ 1,47,000
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₹ 2,10,000
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DIMENSIONS & WEIGHT

Ground Clearance
178.5 mm157 mm178.5 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity
9.5 litres9.5 litres10 litres
Wheelbase
1340±15 mm1341 mm1340 mm
Dry Weight
147.5 kgNA147 kg
Seat Height
820 mm835 mm820 mm
Kerb/Wet Weight
154 kg154.2 kgNA
Overall Length
1978 mm1977 mmNA
Overall Width
688 mm688 mmNA
Overall Height
1098 mm1098 mmNA

PERFORMANCE & MILEAGE

Top Speed
140 kmph125 kmph165 kmph
0-100 kmph
9.30 secsNANA
Mileage
30-35 kmpl (Approx.)40-45 kmpl (approx.)NA

COMFORT & CONVENIENCE FEATURES

Electric Start
Pillion Footrest
Pass Light
Step-up Seat/Split Seat
Engine Kill Switch
NA

ENGINE & GEARBOX

Displacement
199.5 cc124.7 cc248.8 cc
Bore
72 mm58 mm72 mm
Stroke
49 mm47.2 mm61.1 mm
Primary Gear Ratio
22:7222:7230:80
Secondary Gear Ratio
14:4214:4514:46
Number of Cylinders
111
Bharat Stage IV (BS4)
NA
Engine Description
Single-cylinder, 4-stroke, spark-ignition engine, liquid-cooled1-cylinder 4-stroke engine, water-cooledLightweight 4-stroke Liquid-Cooled 4-valve DOHC Single-cylinder 248.8cc engine (strongest in its class)
Maximum Power
25 HP @ 10000 rpm14.5 HP @ 9250 rpm30 HP @ 9000 rpm
Maximum Torque
19.2 Nm @ 8000 rpm12 Nm @ 8000 rpm24 NM @ 7500 rpm
Number of Gears
666
Clutch
Clutch in oil bath, mechanically operatedWet multi-disc clutch / mechanically operatedPASC™ anti-hopping clutch/ mechanically operated
Cooling
Liquid cooling system, continuous circulation of cooling liquid with water pumpLiquid cooling system, continuous circulation of cooling liquid with water pumpLiquid cooling system, continuous circulation of cooling liquid with water pump
Lubrication
Wet sumpWet sumpForced oil lubrication with 2 rotor pumps
Ignition
Contactless, controlled, fully electronic ignition system with digital ignition timing adjustmentContactless, controlled, fully electronic ignition system with digital ignition timing adjustmentContactless, controlled, fully electronic ignition system with digital ignition timing adjustment
Fuel System
Fuel InjectionFuel InjectionFuel Injection
Gear Pattern
1-down, 5-upNA1-down, 5-up
Emission Standard
BS4NANA

INSTRUMENT CONSOLE FEATURES

Gear Shift Light
NA
Fuel Gauge
DigitalDigitalDigital
Tachometer
DigitalDigitalDigital
Trip Meter
DigitalDigitalDigital
Speedometer
DigitalDigitalDigital
Clock
NADigital

QUICK FACTS & SUMMARY

Body Type
SportsSportsSports
Official Tagline
City PerformanceCertain of SuccessRacing Genes
Price in India
KTM RC 200 is priced at INR 1.90 Lakh in India (Ex-Showroom).New KTM RC 125 is available in India for INR 1.47 lakh (ex-showroom).KTM RC 250 is expected to be priced around INR 2,10,000 in India (ex-showroom).
Current Status
AvailableAvailableUpcoming
Warranty in India
24-Months Manufacturer’s WarrantyNANA
Bike Variant
KTM RC 200KTM RC 125KTM RC 250
Shades
White-Black-Orange (Tri-Color)Black with Orange, Black with WhiteBlack/White/Orange (Tri-Color)
Fuel Type
PetrolPetrolPetrol
Vehicle Overview
KTM RC 200 is the most affordable track based 200cc motorcycle in India, KTM RC 200 comes with all of the premium equipment like USD forks, projectors headlights, aerodynamic design and all-new Black-White-Orange theme. It lacks ABS while shares the Orange frame with its elder sibling, RC390. KTM RC200 competes against Bajaj Pulsar RS200 and Honda CBR250R in India.KTM RC 125 is the smallest motorcycle in the RC series, when compared in terms of engine displacement. It uses exactly the same components as the bigger RC 200, sharing even the same fuel tank and body panels. The paint scheme is more towards the Orange side while the 125cc engine here produces 14.5 HP at 9250 rpm and 12 Nm at 8000 rpm. This makes it rival the Yamaha R125, Suzuki GSX-R125, Honda CBR125R and Aprilia RS4 125 internationally. KTM RC 125 was recently launched in India and the pre-bookings are open for a token amount of INR 5000.KTM RC250 is a quarter liter sport bike, specially made for the south Asian markets, except India. Although it is made in India only, the bikes on sale in the county includes the RC200 and RC390 only. The 248.8cc, single cylinder engine is good for 30.87 BHP and 24 Nm of torque. It weighs just 147 kg (dry) and shares all the parts with the RC390. It even offers ABS as standard while the Indian RC200 comes without the provision of ABS. It rivals Honda CBR250R and Kawasaki Ninja 250 SL internationally.

MAXABOUT RATING & VERDICT

Design
Performance
Comfort
Fuel Economy
Features
Build Quality
Value for Money
NANA
Standout Features
USD forks, Projector LightsProjector Headlights, Powerful Engine, Impressive Shade, Premium Suspension and BrakesDual Projectors, Fuel Injection, Liquid Cooling, ABS, Slipper Clutch
Should You Buy It?
If track riding is your hobby, RC200 has no other alternative for its price tag.NANA

BRAKES & TYRES

Tubeless Tyres
Front Brake
300 mm Disc brake with four-pot brake caliper300mm Disc brake with four-pot brake caliper300mm Disc brake with four-pot brake caliper
Alloy Wheels
NA
Rear Brake
230 mm brake with one-pot brake caliper, floating brake discs230mm Disc brake with one-pot brake caliper, floating brake discs230mm Disc brake with one-pot brake caliper
ABS
Yes (1-channel)
Front Tyre
110/70-17110/70 ZR17110/70 ZR 17
Rear Tyre
150/60-17150/60 ZR17150/60 ZR 17

SUSPENSION & CHASSIS

Front Suspension
WP Suspension 4357 (Upside Down Forks)43mm WP USD Forks43mm WP Suspension Up Side Down
Rear Suspension
WP Suspension 4618 EM (Monoshock)WP MonoshockWP Monoshock
Frame
Tubular space frame made from steel, powder-coatedSteel Trellis FrameTubular space frame made from steel, powder-coated (MOTO3 Inspired Chassis)
Front Wheel Travel
125 mm125 mm125 mm
Rear Wheel Travel
150 mm150 mm150 mm

Miscellaneous Information

Chain
5/8 x 1/4” X-Ring5/8 x 1/4” X-Ring5/8 x 1/4” X-Ring
Steering Angle
66.5°66.5°66.5°

LIGHTING

Projector Head Light
NANA
Automatic Headlamp On (AHO)
NA
Tail Light
LED Tail LampNANA

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