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TVS Apache RR 310 vs KTM RC 390 Comparison

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The most awaited bike this year has been the Apache RR 310, which has finally been launched. This bike has brought in new benchmarks and excels in most areas. This full fairing sports bike takes on another leader of the segment the KTM RC390. How do these both bikes compare? Which is better? Read further in our TVS Apache RR 310 vs KTM RC 390 Comparison.

Design

Designwise, the RC390 doesn’t get anything new in its model year update. It looks the same as its earlier version, except for revised decals. This bike has unconventional looks and is instantly recognisable on the road. Sharp styling with twin projector beams as headlights, the RC 390 looks mean.

The Apache RR 310 is a very modern looking bike. Its styling is attractive and the twin bi-LED headlamps add a lot of character. From the side its looks like an expensive sports bike. The rear is also unique as it has a differently styled tail lamp

Specifications

TVS Apache RR 310KTM RC 390
Engine313cc single, liquid-cooled373cc single, liquid-cooled
Power output33bhp43bhp
Torque output27.30Nm36Nm
Transmission6-speed6-speed
Suspension (Front)Inverted forksInverted forks 
Suspension (Rear)MonoshockMonoshock
Top Speed160 km/h167 km/h

 

In terms of performance the RC 390 is way ahead. There is difference of almost 60cc between the two and the RC 390 is has 10bhp more than the Apache RR 310. Bothe these bikes have a six speed gearbox and they also get inverted forks and a mono shock at the rear. Clearly, if performance is the only criteria, then the KTM RC 390 wins hands down.

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TVS Apache RR 310 vs KTM RC 390 Features

TVS Apache RR 310KTM RC 390
HeadlampTwin projector LEDTwin Projector Halogen
TaillampLEDLED
ABSDual channelDual channel
Brakes (Front)300mm Disc320mm Disc
Brakes (Rear)240mm Disc230mm Disc
TachometerDigitalDigital
Slipper ClutchNoYes
Ride by WireNoYes

 

In terms of features too, the RC 390 is ahead of the Apache RR 310. The RR 310 does not get a Slipper Clutch and Ride by Wire. However, if you ask us, these features do not make much of a difference in everyday riding. It only matters when you push the bike hard. Apart from these two, most other features are evenly matched

Ride and handling

This is an area also sees quite a lot of difference between the two bikes. The RC 390 is completely track focussed. It has a stiffer suspension set up. This bike is suitable to ride on bad roads. Even the seating position of the RC is very aggressive, which means one has to bend forward to quite an extent. This can be cumbersome for daily commuting

The Apache RTR 310 on the other hand has a softer suspension. Despite this it runs very well on the track. A softer setup means that it can be ridden in bad road conditions with some more ease. Also, the RR 310 has a much more easier seating position. This can be helpful when riddling to work daily or also on longer runs.

TVS Apache RR 310 vs KTM RC 390 Price

ModelEx-showroom Price
KTM RC 390₹2.33 lakhs
TVS Apache RR 310₹2.05 lakhs

 

Verdict

The TVS Apache RR 310 is prices at 2.05 Lakhs (ex-showroom) and the RC390 costs 2.33 Lakhs. There is a difference of 30,000 between both bikes, ex-showroom, and it increases in terms of on road price. So which one is better? When it comes to performance no doubt the KTM RC 390 takes the cake. However, if you want best of both worlds, which includes track riding as well as daily commuting, it is the Apache RR 310 that should be you choice. Moreover, it is priced lower, has a lot of usable features and looks more attractive. The RR 310 also comes with superior fit and finish and built quality.  The TVS Apache RR 310, thus comes across as a better overall package

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Honda Activa 5G vs TVS Jupiter – Which one is for you?

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In the last few years, the sale of scooters in India has seen a windfall change. The rapidly growing segment has seen many new entrants. The industry has been ruled by Honda Activa for many years now. TVS has not been too far behind and its Jupiter has also become a favourite for many and is only second to the Activa, in terms of sales. Both these brands have created a strong presence in the country and are top of the mind of any buyer. Reliability and a wide service network has ensured that they keep going strong. Honda had recently launched the Activa 5G, with new features. The Jupiter also has been getting periodic upgrades. We pit the two scooters against each other, to let you know which is better. To know more, keep reading further for the Honda Activa 5G vs TVS Jupiter Comparison.

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Suzuki Burgman Street vs Honda Grazia Comparison

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The Suzuki Burgman Street has just been launched. This is a 125cc scooter which shares its engine and chassis with the Suzuki Access 125. We pit it against the Honda Grazia which is also a 125cc scooter. The Suzuki Burgman Street will compete with the Honda Grazia, which has been steadily growing in sales. So which one do you think is better? We compare the two scooters to bring you their details in the Suzuki Burgman Street vs Honda Grazia Comparison. Keep reading further.

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BMW G310 GS vs KTM 390 Adventure Comparison

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The BMW G310 GS has been launched. This adventure bike was one of the most awaited bikes. The G310 GS come with enhanced suspension and tyres that make it suitable for light off roading as well. It is more suited to be an adventure tourer. While it is currently is a class of its own, this bike will face competition from the upcoming KTM 390 Adventure. The KTM will be a true blue adventure motorcycle and will be better equipped with regards to the engine and performance. The contest of BMW G310 GS vs KTM 390 Adventure will be exciting to see.

The two bikes will compete head on against each other. In terms of specs the KTM Adventure 390 is the more powerful one. KTM is sure to undercut price to make the Adventure 390 an attractive buy. We compare the two bikes to tell you which one is suitable for you. What will be your pick? Read our BMW G310 GS vs KTM 390 Adventure Comparison.

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BMW G310R vs KTM Duke 390 – What’s your pick?

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The BMW G310R will be launched soon. This will be the entry level BMW motorcycle for the Indian market. The German giant has ventured into the mainstream segment as it wants to expand its presence and reach. The price point that it will come at will coincide with that of the KTM Duke 390. The Duke 390 is an established brand and known to be an enthusiast’s delight. The new generation bike is feature loaded and comes with best-in-class equipment. The BMW on the other hand will bring in fresh styling and the prowess it has in building high quality bikes. BMW G310R vs KTM Duke 390 would be the hot topic in coming days.

There is sure to be a rivalry amongst the two. In terms of specs the Duke 390 is the more powerful one. BMW will try to undercut the KTM in pricing and use their badge value to lure buyers. We compare the two bikes to tell you which one is suitable for you. So, which one would you go for?  Read our BMW G310R vs KTM Duke 390 Comparison.

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125cc Shootout – TVS Ntorq vs Honda Grazia Vs Suzuki Access

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The 125cc scooter segment has been there for some time now, however, it has begun to heat up recently. There have been a slew of launched in this category and many are poised to come. As buyers are also getting more and more interested in this segment, we pick 3 scooters from this 125cc segment and compare them. These three scooters are currently the most talked about ones in the 125cc segment. We compare the TVS Ntorq 125 vs Honda Grazia vs Suzuki Access 125. Who do you think will win this comparo? Which one should you buy? We tell you this. Keep reading further.

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Honda Grazia vs Honda Dio Comparison

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Honda Grazia is the latest scooter in town. It comes with a Honda badge and that defines its reliability and trust. The styling of this scooter is futuristic and it looks very contemporary and stylish. It is targeted towards the younger generation. We compare it another scooter from Honda which has been a favourite amongst youth. This is the Dio. How does the Grazia compare with the Dio? Which is a better buy? Lets find out in the Honda Grazia vs Honda Dio comparison.

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Honda Grazia 125 vs Honda Activa 125 Comparison

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Honda has just launched the new Grazia 125 and this is a direct competition to the Activa 125 also. The Grazia has been launched with three variants and is offered with a range of features too. Even the Activa 125 comes with three variants, but has lesser features on offer. What it gets is the Activa brand name. Honda is looking at enhancing its product portfolio. In the 125cc segment, the company hasn’t been selling in good numbers. Hence, there is an all new product the Activa 125. What is so different about it? How is it better? We share all the details of the duo. Read our Honda Grazia 125 vs Honda Activa 125 Comparison. (more…)

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Yamaha Fazer 25 vs Yamaha FZ25 Comparison

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Yamaha entered the 250cc segment with the FZ25, which was at the beginning of this year. After being appreciated for the FZ25, Yamaha is back in the 250cc segment and this time it is the Fazer 25 that the Japanese manufacturer has launched. The Fazer 25 is launched as a tourer to differentiate it from competition and also its sibling the FZ25. Yes, the Fazer 25 is based on the FZ25. The two bikes share all mechanicals as well as the frame and chassis.

The Fazer 25 has been launched at an aggresive price on 1.28 lakhs (ex-showroom, Mumbai) ans is around 10,000 more than the FZ25. There are a few differences that the Fazer 25 carries over the FZ25. What are these differences? Read on to know more in the Yamaha Fazer 25 vs Yamaha FZ25 Comparison.

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Bajaj Pulsar NS 160 vs Honda CB Hornet 160R Comparison

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Two 160cc bikes, manufactured by major bike sellers, confusion amongst buyers. Both brands have good amount of fan following. So this is Bajaj Pulsar NS 160 vs Honda CB Hornet 160R comparison. Hornet has been in this segment for a while and it has been a major seller as Suzuki doesn’t have the reach and TVS Apache isn’t that famous in the 160cc segment. The new Bajaj bike has already created a buzz in the market and is attracting a lot of attention too.  (more…)

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Bajaj Pulsar NS 160 vs Honda CB Hornet 160R is a direct comparison between the two 160cc bikes. Both are exciting and offer good value for money. So which should be your pick?

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Honda Cliq vs Honda Activa 4G – Which one should you buy?

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When Honda began its two-wheeler journey in India, it only had the Activa. This is still the best-selling scooter for the company. There have been several new additions to the Honda scooter family since then, beginning with the Dio, then the Aviator, Activa 125, and recently joined by the Navi and the Cliq. These are new scooters that have entered the scooter market. If you want a Honda scooter and are confused which one to buy? Which is a better choice for you? Then the hottest comparison is between the Activa 4G and the Cliq. Which one is a better pick for you? We do a detailed analysis of the duo. Read more on the Honda Cliq vs Honda Activa 4G comparison. (more…)

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Honda Activa 4G vs Honda Activa 125 Comparison

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Honda Activa — this is the highest selling scooter in the country. After the BS-IV norms, the new Honda Activa 4G is the new 110cc scooter, while the Activa 125 got some updates. Now, the 4G has replaced the 3G and this is the direct competing scooter in the market. So, what does the new Honda Activa 4G have on offer against the Activa 125. We do a detailed comparison of the Honda Activa 4G vs Honda Activa 125. (more…)

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Bajaj Pulsar 160NS vs TVS Apache 160 Comparison

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Bajaj Pulsar 160NS should be soon launched in India, and this will be competing with the TVS Apache 160. Both are 160cc engine bikes and have a sporty design and appeal to young set of audience that is looking at purely performance. There is already the Bajaj Pulsar NS200 in the market and now the 160NS will be making its way. The new Pulsar 160NS will be coming in soon and this will be competing other bikes. Read further to know more about the Bajaj Pulsar 160NS vs TVS Apache 160 comparison in detail. (more…)

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Honda Activa 125 vs Honda Activa 3G Comparison – Which to buy?

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How many times do you compare two products from the same brand? Not often. But when these products are from a brand like the Honda Activa, then automatically the curiosity increases. The Activa has been the best selling scooter and now it comes with more variants too. The Activa 3G is a no non-sense scooter, proven scooter while the Activa 125 is more sport one. The Activa 3G is a newer version of the traditional Activa. The engine, transmission and suspension remain the same. The weight also is identical. One could call it an old wine in a new bottle. On the Other hand the Activa 125 is a new scooter. Honda will not want to change the successful formula for the Activa. Experimenting might not be helpful. We find out which ones suits you in our Honda Activa 125 vs Honda Activa 3G comparison(more…)

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The 250cc bike scene is getting hotter. The new Yamaha FZ25 has been already launched it has been priced aggressively. Another bike that is looking at kickstarting its Indian innings is the KTM Duke 250. The Dukes are well known for their light weight and performance. Both these bikes are naked and hence direct competitors. How does Yamaha FZ25 stack up against the KTM Duke 250? Which one should you go for? We find out in the KTM Duke 250 vs Yamaha FZ25 comparison.

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Hero Splendor iSmart 110 vs Honda Livo Comparison

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Two major bike makers, once on the same side when they dominated the two-wheeler industry in India. Today, the two are competing trying to have an edge over each other. They are fighting for the 100-110cc segment. The 110cc segment is important, as there are many from the 100cc bandwidth who will be looking at jumping to this segment. There shall be many new young buyers who will be looking at getting more buyers into their brand. The Honda Livo, which went out to win our Commuter Bike of the Year last year, goes head-to-head with the new Hero Splendor iSmart 110. The latter is an all new bike with a new heart as well. Which one is the winner? We share our detailed comparison of the Hero Splendor iSmart 110 vs Honda Livo. (more…)

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