2021 KTM 125 Duke launched

KTM has upgraded the KTM 125 Duke for 2021. Here is what all has changed.

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KTM has launched the 2021 MY 125 Duke.


  • 2021 KTM 125 Duke design inspired by the KTM 1290 Super Duke R.
  • 125cc liquid cooled motor offers 14.5bhp.
  • Introductory price of Rs 150,010 (Ex-showroom) announced.

KTM, has announced the launch of the MY21 KTM 125 Duke. Available now at KTM dealers across India, this all-new machine has received multiple enhancements for 2021.

The first thing to be noticed is the new styling which is inspired by the KTM 1290 Super Duke R. The design is flanked by more aggressive, sharper bodywork with a seat unit that exposes more of the sportier geometry chassis. This street fighter gets a new, bolt-on rear subframe, a larger steel tank and steeply rising lines that catapults its street creds sky-high.

The KTM 125 Duke now gets revised styling.

The ergonomics have also been altered, with a more commanding riding position, backed up by revised rider and passenger seats. The fuel tank has also been redone and can now hold 13.5 litres of fuel. Better ergos can also be seen as a result of this change. The 2021 KTM 125 Duke features new WP suspension both front and back.KTM say that the updated suspension system will give riders of all types and ability, the comfort for commuting and confidence in the corners.

With a maximum output of 14.5bhp at 9,250rpm and a torque maximum of 12Nm at 8,000rpm, the 125cc liquid cooled fuel injected engine is expect to keep enthusiasts happy.

The KTM 125 Duke is priced at Rs 150,010 (Ex-Showroom Delhi) and will be available in two colors Electronic Orange and Ceramic White.


Engine Type

4 stroke, Single Cylinder, Liquid Cooled, DOHC

Engine Capacity

124.7 cc


14.5 PS at 9,250 rpm


12 Nm at 8,000 rpm


Wet, Multiplate

Brakes (Front)

300mm Disc

Brakes (Rear)

230mm Disc


Bosch Single Channel


Split Trellis frame

Front Suspension

Triple rate spring, Inverted telescopic fork (USD), 43mm diameter

Rear Suspension

Double rate, Mono shock- 10 steps (Adjuster Slots)

Weight (kerb)

159 kg

Fuel Tank Capacity

13.5 L