KTM 125 Duke ABS vs Yamaha MT-125 vs Kawasaki Z125 Pro Comparison

Updated: 25, Jul, 2017 10:08 AM

Ex-Showroom Price

₹ 1,30,000
* Delhi. May vary.

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₹ 1,20,000
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DIMENSIONS & WEIGHT

Ground Clearance
175 mm140 mmNA
Fuel Tank Capacity
10.2 litres10 litres7.4 litres
Wheelbase
1366 mm1325 mmNA
Seat Height
818 mm810 mmNA
Dry Weight
141 kgNANA
Kerb/Wet Weight
148 kg140 kg101 kg
Overall Length
1993 mm1960 mm1700 mm
Overall Width
789 mm800 mm740 mm
Overall Height
1083 mm1065 mm1005 mm

PERFORMANCE & MILEAGE

Range
270 kmsNANA

COMFORT & CONVENIENCE FEATURES

Electric Start
NA
Pillion Footrest
NA
Step-up Seat/Split Seat
NA

ENGINE & GEARBOX

Displacement
124.7 cc124.7 cc125 cc
Bore
58 mm52 mm56.0 mm
Stroke
47.2 mm58.6 mm50.6 mm
Number of Cylinders
111
Primary Gear Ratio
22:72NANA
Secondary Gear Ratio
14:45NANA
Engine Description
1-cylinder 4-stroke engine, water-cooledSingle Cylinder, 4-Stroke, Liquid-Cooled, SOHC, 4-ValvesSingle cylinder, SOHC 2 Valve, Air Cooled engine
Maximum Power
14.5 HP @ 9250 rpm15 HP @ 9000 rpm9.4 BHP
Maximum Torque
12 Nm @ 8000 rpm11.5 NM @ 8000 rpmNA
Number of Gears
664
Clutch
Wet multi-disc clutch / mechanically operatedWet, Multiple DiscNA
Cooling
Liquid cooling system, continuous circulation of cooling liquid with water pumpLiquid CoolingNA
Lubrication
Wet sumpWet SumpNA
Ignition
Contactless, controlled, fully electronic ignition system with digital ignition timing adjustmentTCINA

INSTRUMENT CONSOLE FEATURES

ABS Light
NANA
Service Reminder
NANA
Low Oil Indicator
NANA
Low Battery Indicator
NA
Fuel Gauge
DigitalDigitalDigital
Tachometer
DigitalDigitalAnalog
Trip Meter
DigitalDigitalDigital
Speedometer
DigitalDigitalDigital
Odometer
DigitalDigitalDigital
Clock
DigitalDigitalDigital

QUICK FACTS & SUMMARY

Body Type
NakedNakedNaked
Top Speed
120 kmph120 kmphNA
Official Tagline
Safe PowerDon't be Afraid of the Dark!The Nimblest Supernaked
Mileage
45-50 kmpl (Approx.)46.9 kmplNA
Bike Variant
KTM Duke 125New Yamaha MT-125NA
Current Status
AvailableUpcomingNA
Price in India
KTM 125 Duke is priced at INR 1.30 Lakh in India (ex-showroom).Yamaha MT-125 is expected to be priced at INR 1.20 lakh in India.NA
Shades
White, Orange & BlackIcon Blue, Tech Black, Ice FluoCandy Lime Green, Metalic Graphite Gray, Candy Burnt Orange
Fuel Type
PetrolPetrolPetrol
Vehicle Overview
KTM 125 Duke is the first performance motorcycle in the 125cc segment, sitting competitively between the premium 150cc-200cc bikes in India. It is based on the Duke 200 ABS variant, leaving features like TFT console, ride by wire, LED headlight, Metzeler tyres and others behind for a price effective approach. The 125cc engine is good for 14.5 PS of maximum power and 12 Nm of torque.Yamaha 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.NA

BATTERY & LIGHTING

Pass Light
NA
Battery Type
Maintenance FreeMFNA
Tail Light
LEDLEDNA
Head Light
HalogenLEDNA

MAXABOUT RATING & VERDICT

Design
NANA
Performance
NANA
Comfort
NANA
Fuel Economy
NANA
Features
NANA
Build Quality
NANA
Value for Money
NANA
Standout Features
Premium Suspension, Informative Instrument Console, Impressive Design, Efficient BrakesNANA

BRAKES & TYRES

Tubeless Tyres
NA
Front Brake
300mm Disc brake with four-pot brake caliperHydraulic Single Disc (292mm)200mm Disc
Alloy Wheels
NA
Rear Brake
230mm disc brake with one-pot brake caliper, floating brake discsHydraulic Single Disc (220mm)184mm Disc
Wheel Type
AlloysAlloysAlloy Wheels
ABS
1-Channel ABS
NA
Front Tyre
110/70 R17100/80-17 M/C100/90 12
Rear Tyre
150/60 R17140/70-17 M/C120/70 12
Front Wheel
17-inch17-inch12-inch
Rear Wheel
17-inch17-inch12-inch

SUSPENSION & CHASSIS

Front Suspension
WP Suspension Up Side Down41mm Upside-Down Telescopic ForksUpside Down Forks
Rear Suspension
WP Suspension MonoshockMonoshockMono-shock
Frame
Trellis frameSteel DeltaboxNA
Front Wheel Travel
150 mm130 mmNA
Rear Wheel Travel
150 mm114 mmNA

Miscellaneous Information

Steering Angle
65°NANA
Chain
5/8 x 1/4” X-RingNANA

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