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BMW G 310 GS Vs Kawasaki Vulcan S Vs Kawasaki Versys 650 comparison


BMW G 310 GS Vs Kawasaki Vulcan S Vs Kawasaki Versys 650 Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the G 310 GS Vs Vulcan S Vs Versys 650 on carandbike to make an informed buying decision as to which bike to buy in 2021. This comparison has been carried out on the basis of prices, engine specifications, mileage, and features of these two-wheelers.

G 310 GS Vs Vulcan S Vs Versys 650 – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Kawasaki Versys 650 in New Delhi starts at ₹ 6.79 Lakh. On the other hand, Kawasaki Vulcan S price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 5.79 Lakh Lastly, the BMW G 310 GS starts at ₹ 2.9 Lakh.

SummaryBMW G 310 GSKawasaki Vulcan SKawasaki Versys 650
Price₹ 2.9 Lakh₹ 5.79 Lakh₹ 6.79 Lakh
Body TypeSportsCruiserSports
Mileage30.00 Km/l23.00 Km/l20.00 Km/l
Power33.50 bhp60.00 bhp65.00 bhp
Engine313.0 CC649.0 CC649.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

G 310 GS Vs Vulcan S Vs Versys 650 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Kawasaki Versys 650 base engine returns 20 Km/l. The Kawasaki Vulcan S base returns 23 Km/l. The BMW G 310 GS basic model, on the other hand, gives 30 Km/l.

G 310 GS Vs Vulcan S Vs Versys 650 – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Kawasaki Versys 650 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Kawasaki Vulcan S comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the BMW G 310 GS is offered in bhp Petrol engine.


Engine CC 313.0 cc649.0 cc649.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 122
Max Power 33.5 bhp @ 9500 rpm60 bhp @ 7500 rpm65 bhp @ 8500 rpm
Max Torque 28 Nm @ 7500 rpm63.4 Nm @ 6600 rpm61 Nm @ 7000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 444
Fuel Delivery Electronic Fuel Injection, BMS-E2Fuel InjectionFuel Injection
Cooling System Water-cooledLiquid CooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf StartSelf Start
Emission Standard BS VIBS VIN/A
Bore x stroke N/A83.0 x 60.0 mmN/A
Compression N/A10.8 : 1N/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 11.0 L14.0 L21.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 1.0 LN/AN/A
Mileage 30.00 Km/l23.00 Km/l20.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 169 kg235 kg216 kg
Length 2075 mm2310 mm2165 mm
Width 880 mm855 mm840 mm
Height 1230 mm1090 mm1400 mm
Wheelbase 1420 mm1575 mm1415 mm
Ground Clearance N/A130 mm170 mm
Seat Height 835 mm705 mm840 mm


No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Multiple-disc Clutch In Oil Bath, Mechanically OperatedWet, Multi-discWet Multiplate

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Tubular Steel Frame With Bolted Rear FramePerimeter, High-tensile SteelDiamond, High-Tensile Steel
Front Suspension Upside Down Fork , Ø 41 Mmø41 Mm Telescopic Fork/130 Mmø41 Mm Inverted Telescopic Fork With Adjustable Rebound Damping (right-side) And Adjustable Preload (left-side)/ 150 Mm
Rear Suspension Solid Die-cast Aluminum Swingarm, Directly Hinged Monoshock, Adjustable PreloadOffset Laydown Single-shock, Linkage Equipped, With Adjustable Preload/80 MmOffset Laydown Single-shock With Remote Spring Preload Adjustability/145 Mm


Front Brake Type DiscSingle DiscDual Discs
Rear Brake Type DiscSingle DiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 300 mm300 mm300 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 240 mm250 mm250 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 19 inches18 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 110/80 R19120/70 R18 M/C 59H120/70ZR17M/C (58W)
Rear Tyre 150/70 R17160/60 R17 M/C 69H160/60ZR17M/C (69W)


Battery 12 V / 8 Ah, Maintenance FreeMaintenance FreeMaintenance Free
Headlight BulbBulb And Reflector TypeBulb And Multi-Reflector Type

Standard Features

Gear Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickticktick
Low Battery Indicatorticktickcross
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailtickcrosstick
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
Large disc brakes-tick-
Linkage-equipped offset laydown single-shock-tick-
Long wheelbase-tick-
Relaxed, foot-forward riding position-tick-
Under-engine muffler-tick-
ABS and Switchable Traction Control--cross
Adjustable Windscreen--tick
Heat Management To Contributing To Rider Comfort--tick
Inverted Front Fork--tick

Additonal Features

2 riding modes (road and rain)--cross
Adjustable screen, with simple one-handed adjustment--cross
Compact, Quick-Revving Engine With Stronger Low-Mid Range--tick
Slimmer Lighter-Handling Chassis--tick

Key Features

Competitor of BMW G 310 GS

Competitor of Kawasaki Vulcan S

Competitor of Kawasaki Versys 650

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