BMW R 1250 GS Vs Kawasaki KLX 450R comparison

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Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 18.81 Lakh
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₹ 9.42 Lakh
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Compare BMW R 1250 GS and Kawasaki KLX 450R

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the BMW R 1250 GS Vs Kawasaki KLX 450R on carandbike to make an informed buying decision as to which bike to buy in 2020. This comparison has been carried out on the basis of prices, engine specifications, mileage, and features of these two-wheelers.

Compare Price

The ex-showroom, New Delhi price of the Kawasaki KLX 450R starts at ₹ 8.49 Lakh. On the other hand, the price of the base version of the BMW R 1250 GS starts at ₹ 16.85 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 20.05 Lakh for range topping model.

Compare Mileage

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Kawasaki KLX 450R base engine returns 23 kmpl. The BMW R 1250 GS base returns 21 kmpl.

Compare Engine

In the powertrain department, the Kawasaki KLX 450R gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the BMW R 1250 GS comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine CC
1254.0 cc
449.0 cc
No Of Cylinder
2
1
Max Power
134 bhp @ 7750 rpm
N/A
Max Torque
143 Nm @ 6250 rpm
N/A
Valves Per Cylinder
4
4
Fuel Delivery
Electronic Intake Pipe Injection
Carburettor: Keihin FCR-MX40
Cooling System
Air/liquid-cooled
Liquid-cooled
Starting Mechanism
Electric Start
Electric & Kick
Fuel Tank Capacity
20.0 L
8.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity
4.0 L
N/A
Mileage
21.00 Kmpl
23.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range
N/A
N/A
Kerb Weight
249 kg
126 kg
Length
2207 mm
2175 mm
Width
953 mm
820 mm
Height
1430 mm
1250 mm
Wheelbase
1525 mm
1480 mm
Ground Clearance
185 mm
315 mm
Seat Height
850 mm
935 mm
No. Of Gears
6 Gears
5 Gears
Clutch
Multiplate Wet Clutch, Hydraulically Operated
N/A
Chassis Type
Two Section Frame, Front - And Bolted On Rear Frame, Load Bearing Engine
N/A
Front Suspension
BMW Telelever, Ø 37 Mm, Central Spring Strut
48 Mm Inverted AOS Type Telescopic Fork With 22-way Compression And 18-way Rebound Damping
Rear Suspension
Cast Aluminum Single-sided Swing Arm With BMW Paralever; WAD Strut (travel-related Damping), Spring Pre-load Hydraulically Adjustable (continuously Variable) Via Handwheel, Rebound Damping Adjustable Via Handwheel
Uni-Trak With 22-way Low-speed, 2 Turns Or More High Speed Compression Damping, 22 Way Rebound Damping And Adjustable Spring Preload
Front Brake Type
Dual Floating Disc Brakes
Disc
Rear Brake Type
Single Disc Brake
Disc
Front Disc/Drum Size
305 mm
250 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size
276 mm
240 mm
Wheel Size
17 inches
N/A
Wheel Type
Cast Aluminum Wheels
Spoke Wheels
Front Tyre
120/70 R 19
80/100-21M/C 51P
Rear Tyre
170/60 R 17
120/90-18M/C 65P
Battery
12 V / 11.8 Ah, Maintenance-free
N/A
Headlight
LED
Halogen
Tail Light
LED
LED
Speedometer
Digital
Digital
Tachometer
Digital
-
Gear Indicator
Fuel Warning Indicator
Fuel Gauge
Low Oil Indicator
Low Battery Indicator
Pillion Seat
Pillion Grabrail
Engine Kill Switch
Clock
Tripmeter Type
Digital
Digital
Tripmeter Count
Pass Light
ABS
-
Dual Clutch Transmission
-
Dual LED Headlamps
-
LED Winkers and Taillights
-
Manual Shift Selector
-
Rally Style Rider Console
-
Suit Yourself Riding Modes
-
The DCT Engine
-
Launch Control Mode
-
Adjustable Ergonomics
-
Adjustable footpeg position
-
Electric Start
-
Hydraulic Clutch
-
Electric starter
-
Large-Diameter Coil-Spring Fork
-
Li-ion Battery
-
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