KTM Duke 125

KTM Duke 125

Ex-Showroom Price

₹ 1,75,942
* Delhi. May vary.

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Bike Variant 2022 KTM Duke 125
Availability Status in India Available
2-Wheeler Type Naked
Latest Price in India 2022 KTM Duke 125 price is Rs 1.76 lakh (ex-showroom).
Fuel Type Petrol
Colour Options Electronic Orange and Ceramic White
Official Tagline Safe Power
On Road Price KTM Duke 125 on road price is Rs 2.03 lakh in Delhi, Rs 2.09 lakh in Mumbai, Rs 2.05 lakh in Kolkata and Rs 2.08 lakh in Chennai. The prices mentioned here are approximate and we suggest you contact your nearest KTM dealership to get the exact on-road price quote in your city.
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Design
Performance
Comfort
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Features
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ENGINE AND GEARBOX
Engine Details 124.7cc, Liquid-Cooled, DOHC, Single Cylinder Engine
Fuel System Bosch Electronic Fuel Injection (EFI)
Cooling Liquid Cooled
Engine cc (Displacement) 124.7 cc
Maximum Power 14.5 HP @ 9250 rpm
Maximum Torque 12 Nm @ 8000 rpm
Number of Cylinders 1
Emission Norms BS6-Compliant
Lubrication Wet Sump, Forced
Compression Ratio 12.8:1
Bore 58 mm
Stroke 47.2 mm
Number of Gears 6
Gearbox Type Wet Multiplate
MILEAGE AND TOP SPEED
Mileage KTM Duke 125 mileage is 45 kmpl (approximate).
Performance In terms of performance, the 125cc street bike can accelerate from 0-100 kmph in 14.7 seconds.
Top Speed KTM Duke 125 top speed is 120 kmph (speedo-indicated).
BRAKES AND TYRES
Front Brake 300mm Single Disc with Radially Mounted Calliper
Rear Brake 230mm Disc with Floating Calliper
ABS 1-Channel
Front Tyre 110/70-R17
Rear Tyre 150/60-R17
Front Wheel 17-inch
Rear Wheel 17-inch
Wheel Type Alloys
Tubeless Tyres
Alloy Wheels
PERFORMANCE FIGURES
0-60 kmph 5.4 secs
0-100 kmph 14.7 secs
KEY FEATURES AND COMPETITORS
Braking System 1-Channel ABS (Anti-Lock Braking System)
Similar Bikes KTM RC 125, Yamaha MT-15, Suzuki Gixxer 155, TVS Apache RTR 160 4V, Bajaj Pulsar NS200, Yamaha R15 V3
SUSPENSION AND CHASSIS
Front Suspension 43mm WP Upside Down Forks
Rear Suspension WP Monoshock, 10 Step Adjustable
Frame (Chassis) Split-Trellis Frame (Tubular)
DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT
Overall Length 2002 mm
Overall Width 873 mm
Overall Height 1274 mm
Ground Clearance 155 mm
Seat Height 822 mm
Wheelbase 1367 mm
Kerb Weight 159 kg
Fuel Tank Capacity 13.4 litres
INSTRUMENT CONSOLE FEATURES
Speedometer Digital
Tachometer Digital
Trip Meter Digital
Odometer Digital
Clock Digital
ABS Light
Fuel Gauge Digital
Service Reminder
Low Oil Indicator
Low Battery Indicator
BATTERY AND LIGHTING
Pass Light
Battery Type Maintenance Free
Capacity 8Ah
Voltage 12V
Head Light Halogen Headlamp with LED DRLs
Tail Light LED
Automatic Headlamp On (AHO)
COMFORT FEATURES
Electric Start
Pillion Footrest
Step-up Seat/Split Seat
Pillion Grabrail
Miscellaneous Information
Steering Angle 65°
Chain 5/8 x 1/4” X-Ring
Ex Showroom Price vs On Road Price Ex-Showroom Price is the Manufacturing Cost of the vehicle + Dealer/Seller Profit + GST (Goods and Service Tax) + Transportation Charges (from the manufacturing plant to the dealership). On the other hand, the On-Road Price is the actual cost you pay to the dealership to make the vehicle legal to run on the roads. It includes Ex-Showroom Price in your city + RTO Charges (Vehicle Registration) + One Time Road Tax + Insurance Charges. The On-Road Price also includes some optional things like if you opt for Genuine Accessories and Extended Warranty while buying a vehicle. Please note that the On-Road Price varies a lot across different states in India due to different percentage for the State Registration Charges.

KTM Duke 125 Review

09 May, 2022 12:14 PM

Detailed Review by Maxabout Team

Overview

The 2022 KTM Duke 125 is available in India at a price tag of INR 1.76 lakh. The BS6 compliant motorcycle is one of the most sought after products from the Austrian brand in the entry-level sports bike segment. The street naked motorcycle has been capable of witnessing a huge fan base from the customers looking for an aggressive entry-level sports bike with premium features. The brand has recently updated the motorcycle with a BS6 compliant engine while the overall design language, as well as the colour palette, has been carried forward from the last-gen BS4 variant.

KTM Duke 125 Design and Style

Coming to the design language, the 125cc motorcycle features an aggressive overall profile which is further accentuated with sharper body panels. The motorcycle has been equipped with overall black body panels with orange as well as white graphics adding to its sporty outlook. The addition of orange coloured alloy wheels further adds to its funker character. The brand has equipped the KTM Duke 125 with halogen headlights set up at the front which is mated to LED turn indicators. The brand has not exactly revised the looks of the motorcycle ever since the launch and it continues to be inspired from the old KTM Duke 200. The petite rear profile with an underbelly exhaust unit, an aggressive front profile all in one complement each other.

KTM Duke 125 Engine and Gearbox

The 2022 KTM Duke 125 is currently powered by a 124.7cc, Single Cylinder, Liquid Cooled, fuel-injected engine that is capable of churning out a maximum power of 14.5 HP @ 9250 rpm and a peak torque of 12 Nm @ 8000 rpm. The engine comes mated to a 6-speed gearbox. The Austrian manufacturer has recently updated the motorcycle with a BS6 compliant engine which now features an additional catalytic converter as well as an oxygen sensor for complying to the new emission norms.

KTM Duke 125 Instrument Console

KTM is one of the most sought after motorcycle manufacturers that offers a premium touch to its motorcycle be it the cycle parts or the instrument panel. The brand has equipped the BS6 KTM Duke 125 an all-digital instrument unit which is capable of offering apt riding data and features multiple functions that set it apart from the Yamaha MT-15. The 125cc Duke has been equipped with a digital speedometer, tachometer, odometer, trip meter, fuel gauge, clock. In addition to this, the brand has imparted the console with an ABS light, low-oil indicator, low-battery indicator and more.

KTM Duke 125 Dimensions, Top-Speed and Mileage

The 2022 KTM Duke 125 features an aluminum swingarm and measures 2002 mm in length, 873 mm in width and 1274 mm in height. The brand has equipped the motorcycle with a ground clearance of 154 mm while the seat height has been offered at 822 mm. The 125cc KTM Duke gets a wheelbase of 1367 mm and gets a kerb weight of 159 kgs. The brand has equipped the motorcycle with a fuel tank capacity of 13.5 litres. The motorcycle is capable of accelerating 0 to 100 kmph in just 14.7 seconds while the top speed stands at 120 kmph. The company claimed fuel efficiency of the KTM Duke 125 stands at 45 kmpl.

KTM Duke 125 Suspension and Brakes

The suspension duties on the motorcycle are handled by 43mm Upside Down Forks at the front sourced from WP while the rear has been mated to a WP sourced monoshock unit. The motorcycle features a 300mm single disc brake at the front and a 230mm single disc brake at the rear mated to a single-channel ABS as standard. The brand has equipped the motorcycle with a 110/70-R17 front tyre and a 150/60-R17 rear tyre.

KTM Duke 125 Colours and Graphics

The BS6 KTM Duke 125 is available to the customers in two colour schemes - Electronic Orange and Ceramic White. The motorcycle has been adorned with Duke 125 branding on the fuel tank while the orange/black coloured alloy wheels accentuate its overall funky design language.

Verdict - Should You Buy the KTM Duke 125?

The entry-level motorcycle from the Austrian motorcycle manufacturer, the BS6 KTM Duke 125 is one of the most sought after products in the Indian markets especially for the younger audience looking for an aggressive yet lightweight sports machine. The motorcycle is inspired from its elder sibling KTM Duke 200 and features almost identical design language. The combination of a not worthy performance. Premium styling, powerful ergonomics makes it one of the most affordable products to get your hands on. The motorcycle at present competes in the markets against the likes of Yamaha MT-15, Suzuki Gixxer 155, TVS Apache RTR 160 4V as well as KTM RC 125.

Frequently Asked Questions

Most Popular FAQs for KTM Duke 125
  • Is the KTM Duke 390 good for slim guys?
    13 Sep, 2021

    Yes, It is a good choice for slim guys too. The KTM Duke 390 is lightweight and easy to handle which makes it perfect for all body types.

  • How hazardous is the KTM Duke 390 in India for a 150cc bike rider wishing to upgrade?
    13 Sep, 2021

    It is all about the driving of the user because no bike is hazardous. You need to learn to drive properly and you are riding a 150cc bike already then KTM Duke 390 can be the best option thanks to its features and looks. However, we got mixed reviews about mileage and the mileage depends on the driving of the user and maintenance so you can go with this bike.

  • Why should I go for the KTM DUKE 390 over other bikes in this segment?
    13 Sep, 2021

    If you are a speed lover and in search of a sporty bike at this price range then you can pick the KTM DUKE 390 as its power plus performance, dual-channel ABS, DOS engine, TFT screen, stylish bright LED headlight, up and down front fork suspensions are some of the multiple features that won’t disappoint you.

  • From where can I buy BS3 KTM Duke 390 for INR 1.5 lakh?
    14 Dec, 2017 | By Maxabout Team

    BS3 version of KTM 390 Duke can now only be availed from the used motorcycle market. The price tag of INR 1.5 lakh will be demanded for 2015+ model and that will be a fair deal in all terms. It carries a decent design and performs equally well when compared to the new model.

    The 373.2 cc, single cylinder engine on KTM Duke 390 is good for 43.5 PS and 37 Nm of torque. It was sold for around INR 2.4 lakh of on-road price before the shutdown of BS3 bikes in India. It was lighter than the current version while lacked features like TFT colored display, ride by wire, LED front headlight and a bigger steel fuel tank.

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