KTM Adventure 250 vs BMW G 310 GS

STD bike

KTM Adventure 250


₹ 2.44 Lakh

ABS BS6 bike

BMW G 310 GS


₹ 3.15 Lakh

New Drum bike

Hero Super Splendor

New Drum

₹ 77,918


Specifications Overview

Variant Name STD ABS BS6 New Drum
On Road Price ₹ 2.74 Lakh ₹ 3.55 Lakh ₹ 87,502
Fuel Type Petrol -Petrol
Body Type Adventure Tourer Bikes Adventure Tourer Bikes Commuter Bikes
Mileage(ARAI) 38.12 kmpl 29.26 kmpl 75 kmpl
User Rating 3.8 4.4 4.1
Transmission Type Manual Manual Manual
Fuel Tank Capacity 14.5 Litres 11 Litres 12 Litres
Engine Displacement 248.76 cc 313 cc 124.7 cc

Body & Suspension

Adventure 250 colours

G 310 GS colours

Super Splendor colours
ImagesKTM Adventure 250  Front Profile imageKTM Adventure 250  Side Profile LR imageKTM Adventure 250  Side Profile LR image
Adventure 250 images
BMW G 310 GS  Side Profile LR imageBMW G 310 GS  Headlight imageBMW G 310 GS  Tank image
G 310 GS images
Hero Super Splendor  Front Side Profile imageHero Super Splendor  Front Profile imageHero Super Splendor  Front Profile image
Super Splendor images
Body Type Adventure Tourer BikesAdventure Tourer BikesCommuter Bikes
Suspension - Front WP Apex 43 mm Upside DownUpside down fork& Ø 41 mmTelescopic Forks
Suspension - Rear WP Apex Shock AbsorberCast aluminium dual swing arm& central spring strut& spring pre-load adjustableHydraulic Shock Absorbers
Frame Type Steel Trellis Frame& Powder Coated-Double Cradle

Engine & Transmission

Engine Type Single Cylinder& 4-stroke& 4 V DOHC EngineSingle cylinder& 4-valves& Water-cooled DOHC engineAir cooled& 4-stroke& Single cylinder& OHC
Max Power 30 PS @ 9000 rpm34 PS @ 9500 rpm10.8 PS @ 7500 rpm
Max Torque 24 Nm @7500 rpm28 Nm @ 7500 rpm10.6 Nm @ 6000rpm
Engine Capacity 248.76 cc313 cc124.7 cc
No. of Cylinders 111
No. of valves per cylinder 442
Bore x Stroke 72 mm x 61.1 mm80 mm x 62.1 mm52.4 x 57.8 mm
Cooling type Liquid CooledLiquid CooledAir Cooled
Type ManualManualManual
Number of Gears 6 Speed6 Speed5 Speed
Fuelling Fuel InjectionFuel InjectionFuel Injection
Configuration Single Cylinder-Single Cylinder
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Comfort & Convenience

Console Type DigitalDigitalAnalogue
Distance to Empty Indicator --No
Engine Kill Switch Yes-No
Handle Type --Single bar
Luggage Space --No
Odometer DigitalDigitalAnalogue
Speedometer DigitalDigitalAnalogue
Seat Style --Single Seat
Shutter Lock --No
Side Stand Indicator --Yes
Tachometer DigitalDigitalAnalogue
Start Type Self Start OnlySelf Start OnlyKick & Self Start
Fuel level guage Digital-Analogue
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ABS - Anti-lock braking system Dual ChannelDual ChannelNo
Brake Assist No-No
Power Modes No-No
Slipper Clutch PASC Slipper Clutch& Mechanically OperatedMechanically operated multi disc wet clutchNo
Traction Control System No-No
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Performance & Drivetrain

Mileage (Claimed) 38.12 kmpl29.26 kmpl75 kmpl
Max Speed 140 Kmph143 Kmph90 Kmph

Dimensions & Capacity

Length 2154 mm2075 mm2042 mm
Width 900 mm880 mm740 mm
Height 1263 mm1080 mm1102 mm
Unladden/Kerb Weight 177 Kg169.5 Kg122 Kg
Wheelbase 1430 mm1420 mm1273 mm
Seat Height 855 mm835 mm799 mm
Ground Clearance 200 mm-180 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity 14.5 Litres11 Litres12 Litres
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Wheels, Tyre & Brakes

Front Disc/Drum Size 320 mm-130 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 230 mm-130 mm
Front Type Ventilated Disc-Drum
Rear Type --Drum
Front Tyre Size 100/90-19110/80 R1980/100 R18
Rear Tyre Size 130/80-17150/70 R1790/90 R18
Tyre Size Spare --No
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsCast Aluminum WheelsAlloy Wheels
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Battery Capacity 0.096 kwh0.096 kwh0.048 kwh
Battery Type -Maintenance FreeMaintenance Free

Entertainment & Communication

MID (Multi Info Display) Yes-No


Charging Socket No-No


Pros & Cons

  • Apt for both highway as well as off the road rides.
  • Great punch above 5000rpm, can munch miles with ease
  • Loaded with features including a comprehensive rider info display
  • Looks large and imposing for a 310cc bike
  • Punch performance with good low and mid-range torque
  • Very capable off the road
  • After sale service is good
  • Good mileage
  • Parts are easily available
  • Ride is a bit stiff as compared to the Himalayan
  • Weak low RPM performance.
  • Basic instrumentation cluster
  • Not so pocket friendly service costs / spare part costs
  • Vibrations remain an issue at higher revs
  • Average build quality
  • Average looks
  • Engine is not realiable

Detailed Comparison of Adventure 250 and G 310 GS


Adventure 250 comes with a 1 cylinder, 248 cc, Single Cylinder& 4-stroke& 4 V DOHC Engine Petrol Engine which can generate power and torque. on the other side, BMW G 310 GS comes with a 1 cylinder, 313 cc, Single cylinder& 4-valves& Water-cooled DOHC engine engine which can generate power and torque.


KTM Adventure 250 comes with 6 Speed Manual transmission and G 310 GS comes with 6 Speed Manual transmission.


KTM Adventure 250 has a 14.5 Litres fuel tank with 1263 mm seat height. BMW G 310 GS has 1080 mm seat height and 11 Litres fuel tank capacity.

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KTM Adventure 250 and BMW G 310 GS and Hero Super Splendor Owner Reviews

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    SUMON SEN   (Verified)
    21 Mar 2023
    Review for KTM Adventure 250
    Heating issue is there to much in city traffic, but in high way it is superb
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    Garry Aulakh   (Verified)
    8 Months ago
    Review for KTM Adventure 250

    It has Excellent seating comfort.It is loaded with amazing features.It's 250cc Engine has good top-end power.
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    Amir   (Verified)
    9 Months ago
    Review for KTM Adventure 250

    Solid built bike with 250cc engine with 14.5 fuel tank capacity. Top speed goes upto 140 km, available at reasonable price i.e. around 2.5 Lac.
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    Shashank Mehta   (Verified)
    10 Months ago
    Review for KTM Adventure 250

    Excellent purchasing experience with prompt bike delivery. So far, the riding experience has been positive, with a good riding stance, refined engine, and reasonable mileage (about 35 km/l) in varied conditions.
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    Vikas Mishra   (Verified)
    10 Months ago
    Review for KTM Adventure 250

    The best all-around player. Improved engine. Smooth and powerful. The exhaust tone is fantastic. The best adventure bike under 3 litres and the most comfortable travel bike
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Comparisons for KTM Adventure 250 vs BMW G 310 GS

Confused between Adventure 250 & G 310 GS? Wondering whether you should spend that hard earned money on KTM Adventure 250 or BMW G 310 GS? Don't Worry! We are here to help you choose between these two models. Talking about STD variant of KTM Adventure 250, it has been priced at Rs 2.74 Lakh. On the other hand, BMW G 310 GS will cost you Rs 80.76 K more than Adventure 250. ABS BS6 variant of BMW G 310 GS comes with a price tag of Rs 3.55 Lakh. When comparing both the models from a technical perspective, G 310 GS has more power under the hood with a 313 CC engine . Contrastingly, Adventure 250 comes loaded with a 248 CC engine . Check the detailed comparison of both the models below on the basis of safety features, comfort, power, transmission, suspension and more.

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  • Updated on 5 Months ago

    hat is the loest downpayment for KTM adventure?

    The downpayment depends on various factors, sometimes a dealer can offer a zero downpayment plan. To know more about the lowest downpayment contact your nearest KTM dealer.

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    · 1 Year ago
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  • Updated on 5 Months ago

    Does KTM have high maintenance?

    KTM motorcycles in this range require maintenance strictly by manufacturer service schedules. If you go strictly by this, then KTM motorcycles are not high maintenance. Nor are they expensive to maintain.

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    · 6 Months ago
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  • Updated on 8 Months ago

    How many litres of fuel will remain after the message 'low fuel level' appears in Adventure 250?

    The mark is to get the tank filled asap. Not sure how much fuel is left - tank range easily remains 10-30 km (depending on the road conditions) so the user can get to the nearest fuel station.

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News for KTM Adventure 250 and BMW G 310 GS and Hero Super Splendor

KTM Adventure 250 vs BMW G 310 GS vs Hero Super Splendor FAQs

  • What is the on-road price of KTM Adventure 250?

    The on-road price of KTM Adventure 250 is Rs. 2.74 Lakh in New Delhi

  • What is the on-road price of BMW G 310 GS?

    The on-road price of BMW G 310 GS is Rs. 3.55 Lakh in New Delhi