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BMW R 1200 R Vs Kawasaki Z900RS comparison

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Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 15.05 Lakh
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₹ 15.7 Lakh
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BMW R 1200 R Vs Kawasaki Z900RS Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the R 1200 R Vs Z900RS 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.

R 1200 R Vs Z900RS – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the BMW R 1200 R in New Delhi starts at ₹ 15.05 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 15.65 Lakh for the fully-loaded model. On the other hand, Kawasaki Z900RS price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 15.7 Lakh.

SummaryBMW R 1200 RKawasaki Z900RS
Price₹ 15.05 Lakh₹ 15.7 Lakh
ManufacturerBMWKawasaki
Body TypeSportsSports
Mileage20.00 Km/l20.00 Km/l
Power123.00 bhp109.00 bhp
Engine1170.0 CC948.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol

R 1200 R Vs Z900RS – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the BMW R 1200 R base engine returns 20 Km/l. The Kawasaki Z900RS base returns 20 Km/l.

R 1200 R Vs Z900RS – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the BMW R 1200 R gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Kawasaki Z900RS comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 1170.0 cc948.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 24
Max Power 123 bhp @ 7750 rpm109 bhp @ 8500 rpm
Max Torque 125 Nm @ 6500 rpm98.5 Nm @ 6500 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 44
Fuel Delivery Electronic Intake Pipe InjectionFuel Injection
Cooling System Air/liquid-cooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf Start

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 18.0 L17.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 4.0 LN/A
Mileage 20.00 Km/l20.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 232 kg215 kg
Length 2165 mm2100 mm
Width 880 mm865 mm
Height 1300 mm1150 mm
Wheelbase 1515 mm1470 mm
Ground Clearance N/A130 mm
Seat Height 790 mm835 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Oil Lubricated Clutch, Hydraulically OperatedWet Multiplate

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Two-section Frame, Front- And Bolted On Rear Frame, Load-bearing EngineTrellis, High-tensile Steel
Front Suspension Telescopic Upside-Down Fork; Stanchion Diameter 45 Mmø41 Mm Inverted Fork With Compression And Rebound Damping And Spring Preload Adjustability / 120 Mm
Rear Suspension Cast Aluminium Single-sided Swing Arm With BMW Motorrad Paralever; WAD Strut (travel-related Damping), Spring Pre-load Hydraulically Adjustable (continuously Variable) At Handwheel, Rebound Damping Adjustable At HandwheelHorizontal Back-link, Gas-charged Shock With Rebound Damping And Spring Preload Adjustability /140 Mm

Braking

Front Brake Type Dual DiscDual Semi-floating Discs
Rear Brake Type DiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 320 mm300 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 276 mm250 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 120/70 ZR 17120/70ZR17 M/C (58W)
Rear Tyre 180/55 ZR 17180/55ZR17 M/C (73W)

Electricals

Battery 12V / 12Ah, Maintenance-freeMaintenance Free
Headlight LEDLED
Tail Light LEDLED

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalAnalogue
TachometerAnalogueAnalogue
Gear Indicatorticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatorticktick
Fuel Gaugeticktick
Low Oil Indicatorticktick
Low Battery Indicatorticktick
Pillion Seatticktick
Pillion Grabrailtickcross
Engine Kill Switchticktick
Clockticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Countticktick
Pass Lightticktick
ABScrosscross
High-performance Brembo Brake Systemcross-
Power Modescross-
Öhlins electronic steering dampercross-
ABS and Traction Control-tick
Dual-Dial Instrumentation with Multi-Function LCD-tick
Kawasaki’s First Tuned Exhaust Note-tick
LED Headlamp-tick
Ride By Wire-cross
Switchable Traction Control-cross

Additonal Features

Aluminium twin-spar framecross-
BFRC litecross-
Kawasaki Engine Brake Controlcross-
KCMF (Kawasaki Cornering Management Function)cross-
KQS (Kawasaki Quick Shifter-Dual Direction)cross-
S-KTRC (Sport-Kawasaki Traction Control)cross-
Horizontal Back-Link Rear Suspension-tick
Riding Modes: Sport ,Road & Rain-cross

Key Features

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