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KTM Duke 250 vs Yamaha FZ25 Comparison

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KTM Duke 250 vs Yamaha FZ25

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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KTM Duke 250 vs Yamaha FZ25 Design

Both the bikes have an appealing design. The new Yamaha FZ25 looks macho and seems to be bigger. It is also looks more muscular compared to the Duke 250. The Duke 250 is sharp looking and aggressive in styling. It is difficult to choose a winner here as both bikes look good, though being quite different in their styling.

Also Read: Hero Coming With A New 250cc Bike. Price And Launch Date

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KTM Duke 250 vs Yamaha FZ25 Engine and Performance

While both the bikes have similar cubic capacity, in terms of performance, the Duke 250 has the upper hand with 31bhp of power. The Yamaha FZ25 has 20bhp in comparison, which is less. The KTM Duke 250 is also approximately 10 kgs lighter than the FZ25. This means that the Duke 250 is much quicker than the Yamaha. The Yamaha FZ250 has a smooth motor and will have a more relaxed ride that the Duke 250. The KTM Duke 250 has a sense of urgency that the FZ250 does not. The ride quality on the Yamaha FZ25 is expected to be better than the KTM Duke 250. This is because the Duke 250 has a stiffer suspension set up. But the Duke 250 will have better handling characteristics. The tyres on the Duke 250 also are expected to be better than the FZ250.

Also Read: KTM Duke 250 Price And Launch Date

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KTM Duke 250 vs Yamaha FZ25 Features

The Yamaha FZ25 comes with daytime-running LEDs and a LED headlamp. The 2017 Duke 250 doesn’t get a split headlamp like the Duke 390 but there is a LED surround and a halogen headlamp. The Duke 250 will come with ABS, which currently is not offer in the FZ25. ABS is an important differentiator and the Duke 250 inches ahead here.

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KTM Duke 250 vs Yamaha FZ25 Mileage

In terms of fuel efficiency, the Yamaha FZ25 will be more efficient than the KTM Duke 250. This engine is tuned for better mileage and performance. The Duke 250 is a performance oriented bike, hence mileage comes second. The Duke 250 is expected to return 30-35 km/l and the FZ250 will return around 35-40 km/l, depending on riding conditions

Also Read: Yamaha FZ25 – Price, Specifications, Mileage

KTM Duke 250 vs Yamaha FZ25 Price

The Yamaha FZ25 will be the cheaper of the two. The FZ25 is priced at INR 1.3 lakhs (on-road). The Duke 250 is expected to be priced around INR 1.8 lakhs. There is a significant price difference between the two bikes, though being of similar capacities.The Duke 250 will also get ABS, more power and torque. I will also have better brakes and tyres. In terms of pricing, the Yamaha FZ25 falls in the Duke 200 range.

Verdict

The FZ25 is a well-priced machine, has good ride quality and looks stylish too. It strikes a good balance between performance and fuel efficiency. The Duke 250 on the other hand is a powerful buke and beats the FZ250 in powr, torque and also weight. But this comes at a higher price. Both bikes look attractive. So, if its outright performance that you want, then paying approximately 50k more for the Duke 250 is worthwhile. However, if it is comfort, mileage and economy you are looking for, then the FZ250 is a good option.

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

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Honda Activa 5G vs TVS Jupiter

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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Suzuki Burgman Street vs Honda Grazia

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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BMW G310 GS vs KTM 390 Adventure

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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BMW G310R vs KTM Duke 390

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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The BMW G310R will be a worthy competitor to the KTM Duke 390. It will be locally manufactured, hence will be price effective too.

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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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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.

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Honda Grazia vs Honda Dio Comparison

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Honda Grazia vs Honda Dio

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 Grazia vs Honda Activa 125

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 Fazer 25 vs FZ25

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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Yamaha Fazer 25 vs Yamaha FZ25
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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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Honda Cliq vs Honda Activa 4G

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 4G vs Honda Activa 125

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 vs TVS Apache 160

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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Bajaj Pulsar 160NS vs TVS Apache 160 are two performance budget bikes. The Apache is our clear choice of the duo.

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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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Hero Splendor iSmart 110 vs Honda Livo Comparison

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Hero Splendor iSmart 110 vs Honda Livo

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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Hero Splendor iSmart 110 and Honda Livo both are good bikes, but the iSmart 110 does have an edge over the Livo.

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