With its 220cc DTSi motor and mildly aggressive design, it makes for a good sporty streetbike. However, in case you are thinking of other possible options, here’s a round-up of bikes with a similar price tag.
Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS) is a globally proven technology that has saved several lives. It prevents the wheels from locking up or skidding on sudden braking, thus keep the vehicle under control. With the population of two-wheelers in India growing, the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways (MoRTH) had issued a notification stating that all two-wheelers with a displacement of 125cc and above need to be ABS-equipped.
Looking at the 125 Duke's segment and pricing, there are two other bikes which compete with it including the TVS Apache RTR 200 4V ABS and the Yamaha YZF-R15 S. Let’s have a look at which is more potent on paper.
Yamaha has taken wraps off the fully-faired touring version of the FZ25, christened as Fazer 25. However, a customer walking into a Yamaha showroom can also pick up the YZF-R15 on a similar budget. We take a glimpse at what these two motorcycles have to offer, and how they stack up against each other.