KTM RC 200 vs Yamaha YZF R15 V3 Comparison

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    KTM RC 200
    KTM RC 200
    Rs2.04 Lakh*
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KTM RC 200 vs Yamaha YZF R15 V3

Should you buy KTM RC 200 or Yamaha YZF R15 V3 Find out which bike is best for you - compare the two models on the basis of their price, mileage, features, colours and other specs. KTM RC 200 price in Delhi is Rs 2.04 Lakh (ex-showroom price) whereas the Yamaha YZF R15 V3 price in Delhi is Rs 1.52 Lakh (ex-showroom). The engine in the RC 200 makes 25 PS and 19.2 Nm . On the other hand, the power and torque of YZF R15 V3 stand at 18.6 PS and 14.1 Nm respectively. KTM offers the RC 200 in 1 colours whereas the Yamaha YZF R15 V3 comes in 4 colours. Out of 1009 user reviews, YZF R15 V3 scores 4.6 whereas the KTM RC 200 tallies 4.7 out of 5 based on 123 user reviews.

RC 200 vs YZF R15 V3

Key HighlightsRC 200YZF R15 V3
Body TypeSports BikesSports Bikes
Engine TypeSingle Cylinder, 4 Valve, Liquid Cooled, FI, DOHCLiquid-cooled, 4-stroke, SOHC, 4-valve
Displacement199.5 cc155 cc
Max Power25 PS @ 10000 rpm18.6 PS @ 10000 rpm

Basic Information
On Road Price
Rs.2.33 Lakh onwards
Rs.1.78 Lakh onwards
Body Type
Sports Bikes
EMI Starts₹ 7,553
₹ 5,754
User Rating
Based on 123 Reviews
Based on 1009 Reviews
ColoursBlackThunder Grey
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Engine and Transmission
Engine Type
Single Cylinder, 4 Valve, Liquid Cooled, FI, DOHC
Liquid-cooled, 4-stroke, SOHC, 4-valve
199.5 cc
155 cc
Max Power
25 PS @ 10000 rpm
18.6 PS @ 10000 rpm
Max Torque
19.2 Nm @ 8000 rpm
14.1 Nm @ 8500 rpm
No. of Cylinders
Cooling System
Liquid Cooled
Liquid Cooled
Valve Per Cylinder
Drive Type
Chain Drive
Chain Drive
Self Start Only
Fuel Supply
Fuel Injection
Fuel Injection
Wet Multi-Disc
Wet, multiple-disc
Contactless, Controlled, Fully Electronic Ignition System With Digital Ignition Timing Adjustment
TCI (Transistor controlled ignition)
Gear Box
6 Speed
72 mm
58 mm
49 mm
58.7 mm
Compression Ratio
Emission Type
Features and Safety
Dual Channel
Dual Channel
Additional Features
Auxiliary light, VVA indicator, Dual horn, Gear position indicator, Shift timing light, VVA,
Passenger FootrestYesYes
Engine Kill Switch

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Mileage and Performance
City Mileage
48.75 kmpl
Highway Mileage
47.92 kmpl
Acceleration (0-60 Kmph)
3.40 Sec
Acceleration (0-100 Kmph)
11.42 Sec
Quarter Mile
17.37s @ 118.83kmph Sec
Roll-ons (30-70 kmph)
5.71 Sec
Roll-ons (40-80 kmph)
6.65 Sec
Braking (60-0 Kmph)
19.93 Sec
Braking (80-0 Kmph)
34.15 Sec
Braking (100-0 Kmph)
51.67 Sec
Chassis and Suspension
Steel Trellis Frame
Body Type
Sports Bikes
Sports Bikes
Front Suspension
WP-USD Ø 43 mm
Telescopic Fork
Rear Suspension
WP Monoshock
Monocross (link suspension)
Body GraphicsYesYes
Dimensions and Capacity
1978 mm
1990 mm
688 mm
725 mm
1098 mm
1135 mm
Fuel Capacity
9.5 L
11 L
Saddle Height
835 mm
815 mm
Ground Clearance
178.5 mm
170 mm
1340 mm
1325 mm
Dry Weight
154.3 kg
Kerb Weight
142 kg
Underseat storageNo
Tail Light
Turn Signal Lamp
Projector HeadlightsYes
LED Tail LightsYesYes
Battery Capacity
12 V, 4 Ah
Distance to Empty IndicatorYes
Average Fuel economy IndicatorYes
Tyres and Brakes
Tyre Size
Front :-110/70 - 17, Rear :-150/60 - 17
Front :-100/80-17 Rear :-140/70-17
Tyre Type
Wheel Size
Front :-431.8 mm,Rear :-431.8 mm
Front :-431.8 mm,Rear :-431.8 mm
Wheels Type
Front Brake
Rear Brake
Front Brake Diameter
300 mm
282 mm
Rear Brake Diameter
230 mm
220 mm

Pros and Cons

  • Pros
  • Cons

    KTM RC 200

    • Good list of features and cycle parts
    • Best performance in its segment
    • Sharp styling makes it stand out

    Yamaha YZF R15 V3

    • Most powerful 150cc bike in India
    • Only bike in class to get VVA and Assist-and-Slip clutch
    • Fantastic handling

    KTM RC 200

    • Poor NVH levels
    • Very stiff ride quality
    • Aggressive motor

    Yamaha YZF R15 V3

    • Aggressive riding posture
    • Poor plastic and built quality
    • Low intensity from LED headlight

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User Reviews of Comparison

  • RC 200
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  • KTM RC 200

    Best Sporty Look- KTM RC 200

    I am completely happy with this bike without any doubt. As I like its features most and also like its look. It has..... Read More

    By aryan
    On: Jan 25, 2021 | 1553 Views
  • KTM RC 200

    Best Bike for Adventure - KTM RC 200

    I bought this bike for my younger brother on his birthday. I personally experienced that KTM RC 200 is the best sports..... Read More

    By akash
    On: Jan 22, 2021 | 1358 Views
  • KTM RC 200

    High-speed KTM RC 200 Bike

    I am using KTM RC 200 bike and I am satisfied with the performance of this bike. It performs well and provides me with..... Read More

    By sameer
    On: Jan 22, 2021 | 746 Views
  • KTM RC 200

    Excellent Performance.

    Good bike with excellent performance. With more safety features. Just marvelous but the KTM sound will be missed.

    By ajinkya patil
    On: Sep 13, 2020 | 452 Views
  • KTM RC 200

    Great Pickup.

    The pickup of the bike is too good when we compare to other bikes of the same segment, the quality of the bike is good,..... Read More

    By aman
    On: Sep 03, 2020 | 1353 Views
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  • Yamaha YZF R15 V3

    Yamaha YZF R15 V3 is Best

    I am using YZF R15 V3 Bike and this is my favourite bike because it comes with good features and it looks amazing. This..... Read More

    By raahil
    On: Jan 28, 2021 | 5546 Views
  • Yamaha YZF R15 V3

    Powerful Bike - Yamaha YZF R15 V3

    I am using YZF R15 V3 Bike and I like this bike so much because it performs superbly and gives good mileage too. This..... Read More

    By dharam
    On: Jan 25, 2021 | 3633 Views
  • Yamaha YZF R15 V3

    Amazing Bike - Yamaha MT-15

    Yamaha MT-15 Bike is so great that I do not think to go on a ride without it. It has awesome look with a great styling...... Read More

    By sagar
    On: Jan 22, 2021 | 901 Views
  • Yamaha YZF R15 V3

    Stylish Yamaha YZF R15 V3

    I am using Yamaha YZF R15 V3. I like it's sporty look and safety features. It comes with a self-start option, Dual..... Read More

    By nishant
    On: Jan 22, 2021 | 798 Views
  • Yamaha YZF R15 V3

    Excellent Product.

    One year of experience has done. Superb bike thanks Yamaha for such a smooth machine with abs Eva slipper clutch.

    By md bikerz
    On: Dec 04, 2020 | 367 Views
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Questions And Answers

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Available in Amravati showrooms ?

PAPPU asked on 11 Jun 2021

For the availability, we would suggest you to please connect with the nearest ...

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By Bikedekho experts on 11 Jun 2021

Is KTM RC 200 BS4 available

Tarun asked on 10 Apr 2021

The KTM RC 200 BS4 has been discontinued. Moreover, the new KTM RC 200 is now ...

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By Bikedekho experts on 10 Apr 2021

How many colours are there in RC 200?

aravindh asked on 7 Apr 2021

KTM RC 200 is available in 1 colour - Black.

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By Bikedekho experts on 7 Apr 2021

Where is the KTM RC 200 bike's showroom?

MD asked on 2 Apr 2021

You may click on the following link and select your city accordingly for ...

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By Zigwheels on 2 Apr 2021

My height is 5.2 ft. Can I drive KTM RC200 in my city?

PP asked on 17 Mar 2021

As per your requirements, the KTM RC 200 may not prove to be a suitable option. ...

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By Bikedekho experts on 17 Mar 2021

When will R15 V4 launch, should I wait for V4 or go with V3

shubham asked on 27 May 2021

As of now, there is no official update from the brand's end regarding this. Stay...

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By Bikedekho experts on 27 May 2021

Rainy season me R15 v3 mein engine ya electric problem to nhi hoti gadi me?

Shailendra asked on 13 Apr 2021

Yamaha YZF R15 V3 comes equipped with a properly insulated and tested electrical...

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By Bikedekho experts on 13 Apr 2021

Kya R15 mein kick hai?

Saddam asked on 30 Mar 2021

Yamaha YZF R15 V3 is available with Self Start Only.

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By Bikedekho experts on 30 Mar 2021

Aapke pas pila colour hai?

Saddam asked on 30 Mar 2021

Yamaha YZF R15 V3 is available in 3 different colours - Thunder Grey, Dark Night...

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By Bikedekho experts on 30 Mar 2021

Hajipu me on road r15 ka price ky hai or down pament kitna hai

Vivek asked on 23 Jan 2021

Yamaha YZF R15 V3 is priced between 1.48 - 1.50 Lakh (Ex-Showroom Hajipur). In ...

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By Bikedekho experts on 23 Jan 2021

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