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KTM Duke 250 vs Suzuki Gixxer 250 Vs Yamaha FZ25

Comparison between Suzuki Gixxer 250, Yamaha FZ25, KTM 250 Duke. Same engine  Displacement Type 249 cc, single-cylinder. In terms of features, the new Suzuki Gixxer 250 and the Yamaha FZ25 feature a full LED headlight, while the KTM 250 Duke uses a halogen unit to perform the illumination tasks. However, the KTM packs LED taillight and blinkers that enhance its premium quotient.


In terms of styling, the 250 Duke draws inspiration from the 1290 SuperDuke, which makes it one of the most desirable bikes, not just in the segment, but also in the Indian market.

Suzuki Gixxer 250

The newly launched Gixxer 250 packs a decent amount of horsepower, churning out 26.5 PS at 9,000 rpm and 22.6 Nm at 7,500 rpm from its 249 cc, single-cylinder, oil-cooled, 4-valve engine. In comparison, its direct rival, the Yamaha FZ25 uses 249 cc single-cylinder, an air-cooled, 2-valve motor that produces 20.9 PS at 8,000 rpm and 20.0 Nm at 6,000 rpm.

The Gixxer 250 and the 250 Duke use a six-speed gearbox, while the FZ25 has a five-speed unit. The braking set up on all three bikes is governed by dual-channel ABS. KTM is undoubtedly the most desirable, power-packed and feature-rich motorcycle in this technical specification comparison. However, the premium price tag may not fit everyone’s budget. The Yamaha offers, on the other hand, makes a good value-for-money.

Prices In Ex-showroom

  • Suzuki Gixxer 250      INR 1,59,800
  • Yamaha FZ25             INR 1,34,180
  • KTM Duke 250            INR 1,80,834

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