Yamaha YZF R3 Vs KTM RC 390 comparison

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New Delhi
₹ 3.94 Lakh
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Compare Yamaha YZF R3 and KTM RC 390

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Yamaha YZF R3 Vs KTM RC 390 on CarandBike to make an informed buying decision as to which bike to buy in 2020. This comparison has been carried out on the basis of prices, engine specifications, mileage, and features of these two-wheelers.

Compare Price

The ex-showroom, New Delhi price of the KTM RC 390 starts at ₹ 2.49 Lakh. On the other hand, the price of the base version of the Yamaha YZF R3 starts at ₹ 3.77 Lakh.

Compare Mileage

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the KTM RC 390 base engine returns 35 kmpl. The Yamaha YZF R3 base returns 22 kmpl.

Compare Engine

In the powertrain department, the KTM RC 390 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Yamaha YZF R3 comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine CC
321.0 cc
373.2 cc
No Of Cylinder
Max Power
41 bhp @ 10750 rpm
44 bhp @ 9000 rpm
Max Torque
29.6 Nm @ 9000 rpm
36 Nm @ 7000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder
Fuel Delivery
Fuel Injection
Fuel Injection System
Cooling System
Liquid Cooled
Liquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism
Self Start
Self Start
Fuel Tank Capacity
14.0 L
10.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity
2.4 L
1.5 L
22.00 Kmpl
35.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range
Kerb Weight
173 kg
147 kg
2090 mm
1978 mm
720 mm
688 mm
1135 mm
1098 mm
1380 mm
1340 mm
Ground Clearance
160 mm
178 mm
Seat Height
780 mm
820 mm
No. Of Gears
6 Gears
6 Gears
Wet, Multiple-disc
PASC™ Antihopping Clutch, Mechanically Operated
Chassis Type
Steel Trellis Frame, Powder Coated
Front Suspension
Telescopic Fork
WP Upside-down 43 Mm
Rear Suspension
WP Monoshock
Front Brake Type
Hydraulic Single Disc
Rear Brake Type
Hydraulic Single Disc
Front Disc/Drum Size
298 mm
320 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size
220 mm
230 mm
Wheel Size
17 inches
17 inches
Wheel Type
Alloy Wheels
Alloy Wheels
Front Tyre
METZELER / SPORTEC M5 INTERACT 110/70R-17M/C 54H (Tubeless)
110/70 X 17
Rear Tyre
METZELER / SPORTEC M5 INTERACT 140/70R-17M/C 66H (Tubeless)
150/60 X 17
12 V, 7.0 Ah(10 HR)
12V, 55W X 2, Halogen Bulb
Projector Headlamps
Tail Light
LED Tail Lamp
Gear Indicator
Fuel Warning Indicator
Fuel Gauge
Low Oil Indicator
Low Battery Indicator
Pillion Seat
Pillion Grabrail
Engine Kill Switch
Tripmeter Type
Tripmeter Count
Pass Light
BS IV Compliant
Diamond Type Frame
Dual Channel ABS
Elegant Design
Fine-Atomising Injectors & Dual Throttle Valves
Fully-loaded Instrument Panel
Heat Management Technology
Long swingarm for Stability
Metzeler Radial Tyres
Metzeler Sportec M5 Radial tyre
Modern Instrumentation
Ninja Styling
World's Smallest ABS Unit
17 Inch Orange Wheels
7-Step Adjustable Rear Mono Schok Suspension
Aerodynamic Sport Fairing
Aluminium Muffeler Cover
Automatic HeadLamp on (AHO)
Brand New Twin Headlight
Clip-On Handle Bars
Digital Instrumentation
Integrated Blinkers As A Special Feature The RC
Key Mascot for Pride of Ownership
Pillion Ride Seat
Smart Digital Instrumentation with Gear Postion & RPM Indicator
Stiffer Font Suspension
Telescopic Fork
Thin Tail Fitting Perfectly Into The Pure Racing Look
Ultra Light & Robust 155cc Engine
Race-Derived Clutch Technology & Smoother Shift Feel
100% Digital LCD Display
A Brand New Steel Fuel Tank With 9.5L Capacity
Handlebars & Switches Contributes To A Sporty & Aggressive Riding Position
Triple Clamps Are Eye-Catchers & Together With The Clip On Handlebars
Twin Muffler
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