Yamaha YZF-R125 vs KTM 125 Duke ABS vs Honda CBR125R Comparison

Updated: 08, Jul, 2016 11:04 AM

Expected Price

₹ 1,20,000
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Expected

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₹ 1,24,998
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Ex-Showroom Price

₹ 1,00,000
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DIMENSIONS & WEIGHT

Kerb/Wet Weight
142 kg148 kg136.9 kg
Ground Clearance
155 mm175 mm185 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity
11.50 litres10.2 litres13 litres
Wheelbase
1355 mm1366 mm1313 mm
Overall Length
1955 mm1993 mm1946 mm
Overall Width
680 mm789 mm704 mm
Overall Height
1065 mm1083 mm1089 mm
Seat Height
825 mm818 mm793 mm
Oil tank capacity
1.15 litresNANA

COMFORT & CONVENIENCE FEATURES

Electric Start
Pillion Footrest
Step-up Seat/Split Seat

ENGINE & GEARBOX

Displacement
124.7 cc125 cc124.7 cc
Bore
52 mmNA58 mm
Stroke
58.6 mmNA47.2 mm
Number of Cylinders
111
Compression Ratio
11.2 : 1NA11 : 1
Gearbox Type
Constant meshNANA
Engine Description
Single cylinder, 4-stroke, liquid-cooled, SOHC, 4-valves125cc, Single Cylinder, Liquid CooledLiquid-cooled 4-stroke 2-valve SOHC single
Maximum Power
14.8 Bhp @ 9000 rpm14.5 HP @ 9250 rpm13.1 Bhp @ 10000 rpm
Maximum Torque
12.4 Nm @ 8000 rpm12 Nm @ 8000 rpm10.41 Nm @ 8000 rpm
Number of Gears
66 Speed6
Clutch
Wet, multiple-disc coil springNAWet, multiplate with coil springs
Cooling
Liquid CoolingLiquid CoolingLiquid Cooling
Lubrication
Wet sumpNANA
Fuel System
Electronic Fuel InjectionNAPGM-FI electronic fuel injection
Ignition
TCI (digital)NAComputer-controlled digital transistorised with electronic advance
Final transmission
ChainNANA

INSTRUMENT CONSOLE FEATURES

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

QUICK FACTS & SUMMARY

Top Speed
120 kmphNA115 kmph
Body Type
SportsNakedSports
Official Tagline
Feed Your HungerSafe PowerRace Inspired
Mileage
40-50 kmpl (approx.)NA35-45 kmpl (approx.)
Bike Variant
Yamaha YZF-R125KTM 125 Duke ABSNA
Current Status
UpcomingAvailableNA
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 1,24,998 in India(Ex-Showroom)NA
Shades
Race Blue, Competition White, Matt GreyWhite, Orange & BlackBlack, Tri-Color
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.NAHonda CBR125R is the youngest member of the CBR family, producing 13.1 BHP at 10,000 rpm and 10.41 Nm at 8000 rpm from its 124.7cc, liquid cooled and fuel injected engine. It weighs 136.9 kg and carries a 13 liter fuel tank. The design of the motorcycle is identical to the CBR150R that is being sold in India. It uses a 276 mm front disc with dual piston calipers and 220 mm rear disc with single piston calipers. The front forks measure 31 mm while the travel is restricted to 120 mm. The motorcycle rivals Yamaha R125, Suzuki GSX-R125, Aprilia RS 125 and KTM RC125.
Fuel Type
PetrolPetrolPetrol

BATTERY & LIGHTING

Pass Light
Battery Type
Maintenance FreeMaintenance FreeMaintenance Free

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 DiscDual Disc 300mm276 x 4mm dual hydraulic disc with dual-piston caliper and sintered metal pads
Alloy Wheels
Rear Brake
230mm Single Disc230mm With ABS by Bosch220 x 4mm hydraulic disc with single-piston caliper and sintered metal pads
Front Tyre
100/80-17 M/CNA100/80-17M/C
Rear Tyre
140/70-17 M/CNA130/70-17M/C
ABS
NA
Front Wheel
17-inchNA17xMT2
Rear Wheel
17-inchNA17xMT3.50

SUSPENSION & CHASSIS

Front Suspension
41mm Upside Down (USD) ForksWP Suspension Up Side Down31mm telescopic fork, 120mm axle travel
Rear Suspension
Linked monoshock with spring preload adjustmentWP Suspension MonoshockMonoshock damper, 126mm axle travel
Frame
Steel DeltaboxTrellis framePentagonal; steel twin-spar
Front Wheel Travel
130 mmNANA
Rear Wheel Travel
114 mmNANA

Miscellaneous Information

Caster Angle
25ºNA35°
Trail
89 mmNA90mm

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