KTM 125 Duke vs Bajaj Pulsar NS160 Comparison

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KTM 125 Duke vs Bajaj Pulsar NS160

KTM 125 Duke vs Bajaj Pulsar NS160: KTM 125 Duke BS4 is the more fuel efficient one with a claimed mileage of 46.92 kmpl while the claimed figure for Bajaj Pulsar NS160 Twin Disc ABS is 40.6 kmpl. Bajaj Pulsar NS160 is priced at Rs 94195 (Ex-showroom Price) while KTM 125 Duke is the costlier one priced at Rs 132500 (Ex-showroom Price). 125 Duke is available in 3 colour options while Pulsar NS160 has 3 colours to choose from.

Overview
On Road Price
Rs.1.51 Lakh onwards
Rs.1.13 Lakh onwards
Mileage (City)
46.92 kmpl
40.6 kmpl
Displacement
124.7 cc
160.3 cc
Engine Type
Liquid Cooled, Single Cylinder, 4-Valve, DOHC
4 Stroke, SOHC 4 Valve, Oil Cooled, Twin Spark DTS-i engine
No. of Cylinders
1
1
Max Power
14.5 PS @ 9250 rpm
15.5 PS @ 8500 rpm
Max Torque
12 Nm @ 8000 rpm
14.6 Nm @ 6500
User Rating
4.7
Based on 115 Reviews
4.4
Based on 79 Reviews
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Front Brake
Disc
Disc
Rear Brake
Disc
Disc
ColoursOrangeWhiteFossil GreySaffire BlueWild Red
Fuel Capacity
10.2 L
12 L
Body Type
Sports Naked Bikes
Sports Bikes
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Engine and Transmission
Engine Type
Liquid Cooled, Single Cylinder, 4-Valve, DOHC
4 Stroke, SOHC 4 Valve, Oil Cooled, Twin Spark DTS-i engine
Displacement
124.7 cc
160.3 cc
Max Power
14.5 PS @ 9250 rpm
15.5 PS @ 8500 rpm
Max Torque
12 Nm @ 8000 rpm
14.6 Nm @ 6500
No. of Cylinders
1
1
Cooling System
Liquid Cooled
Oil Cooled
Valve Per Cylinder
4
4
Drive Type
Chain Drive
Chain Drive
Starting
Self Start Only
Kick and Self Start
Fuel Supply
Fuel Injection
Fuel Injection
Clutch
Wet multi-disc clutch, mechanically actuated
Wet, Multi-Plate
Transmission
Manual
Manual
Gear Box
6-Speed
5 Speed
Bore
58 mm
-
Stroke
47.2 mm
-
Emission Type
bs4
bs4
Features and Safety
ABS
Single Channel
Single Channel
Speedometer
Digital
Digital
Tachometer
Digital
Analogue
Odometer
Digital
Digital
Tripmeter
Digital
Digital
Fuel Gauge
Digital
Digital
Console
Digital
Analogue and Digital
ClockYesYes
Stepup SeatYesYes
Passenger FootrestYesYes
Engine Kill Switch
-
Yes
Mileage and Performance
City Mileage
46.92 kmpl
40.6 kmpl
Highway Mileage
48.05 kmpl
48 kmpl
Overall Mileage
42 kmpl
-
Max Speed
106.54 kmph
111.17 kmph
Acceleration (0-60 Kmph)
5.65 Sec
5.35 Sec
Acceleration (0-80 Kmph)
9.78 Sec
-
Acceleration (0-100 Kmph)
17.25 Sec
16.54 Sec
Quarter Mile
19.93 s @ 101.91 kmph Sec
19.53s@104.15 kmph Sec
Roll-ons (30-70 kmph)
7.09 Sec
5.61 Sec
Roll-ons (40-80 kmph)
9.23 Sec
7.29 Sec
Braking (60-0 Kmph)
20.62 Sec
20.18m Sec
Braking (80-0 Kmph)
38.82 Sec
39.54m Sec
Braking (100-0 Kmph)
17.25 Sec
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Chassis and Suspension
Chassis
Steel trellis frame
Perimeter Frame
Body Type
Sports Naked Bikes
Sports Bikes
Front Suspension
Telescopic Fork
Telescopic with Anti-friction Bush
Rear Suspension
Monoshock
Nitrox mono shock absorber with Canister
Body GraphicsYesYes
Dimensions and Capacity
Length
1993 mm
2017 mm
Width
789 mm
803.5 mm
Height
1083 mm
1060 mm
Fuel Capacity
10.2 L
12 L
Saddle Height
818 mm
-
Ground Clearance
175 mm
177 mm
Wheelbase
-
1370 mm
Dry Weight
141 kg
-
Kerb Weight
148 kg
148 Kg
Electricals
Headlight
Halogen
Halogen
Tail Light
LED
LED
Turn Signal Lamp
LED
Bulb
LED Tail LightsYesYes
Battery Type
-
DC MF
Battery Capacity
-
12 V
Pilot Lamps
-
LED Pilot Lamps
Tyres and Brakes
Tyre Size
Front :-110/70-R17, Rear :- 150/60-R17
Front :-90/90 -17 Rear :-120/80 -17
Tyre Type
Tubeless
Tubeless
Wheel Size
Front :-431.8 mm,Rear :-431.8 mm
Front :-17 inch, Rear :-17 inch
Wheels Type
Alloy
Alloy
Front Brake
Disc
Disc
Rear Brake
Disc
Disc
Front Brake Diameter
300 mm
260 mm
Rear Brake Diameter
230 mm
230 mm
Front Tyre Pressure (Rider)
-
25 psi
Front Tyre Pressure (Rider & Pillion)
-
25 psi
Rear Tyre Pressure (Rider)
-
28 psi
Rear Tyre Pressure (Rider & Pillion)
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32 psi

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Recently asked questions about KTM 125 Duke and Bajaj Pulsar NS160

  • ansae asked on 10 Feb 2020
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    What is the mileage of KTM 125 Duke?

    • Bikedekho Experts
    • on 11 Feb 2020

    The ARAI claimed mileage of KTM Duke 125 is 34.59 km/l. However, the actual mileage totally depends on several factors like driving conditions, road conditions, tyre pressure, etc. In order to improve the mileage, we would suggest you ride slower. Riding fast can reduce your fuel efficiency by up to 33% if you are traveling above 60 mph. It is best to change gears appropriately and match the gear and the RPM carefully.

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  • aswanth asked on 9 Feb 2020
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    What is Compression ratio of NS160?

    • Bikedekho Experts
    • on 9 Feb 2020

    The compression ratio of Bajaj Pulsar NS160 is : 9.8 0.5 : 1.

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  • malakondaiah asked on 3 Feb 2020
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    Bajaj Pulsar NS 160 mudguard backside price?

    • Bikedekho Experts
    • on 3 Feb 2020

    For this, we would suggest you walk into the nearest authorized service center as they will be the better person to assist you. You can click on the following link to see the details of the nearest authorized service center and selecting your city accordingly -Service centre.

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