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BMW R 1250 R Vs Kawasaki Z1000 comparison

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Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 16.25 Lakh
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₹ 15.1 Lakh
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BMW R 1250 R Vs Kawasaki Z1000 Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the R 1250 R Vs Z1000 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 1250 R Vs Z1000 – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Kawasaki Z1000 in New Delhi starts at ₹ 15.1 Lakh. On the other hand, BMW R 1250 R price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 16.25 Lakh.

SummaryBMW R 1250 RKawasaki Z1000
Price₹ 16.25 Lakh₹ 15.1 Lakh
ManufacturerBMWKawasaki
Body TypeSportsSports
Mileage21.00 Km/l15.00 Km/l
Power136.00 bhp140.00 bhp
Engine1254.0 CC1043.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol

R 1250 R Vs Z1000 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Kawasaki Z1000 base engine returns 15 Km/l. The BMW R 1250 R base returns 21 Km/l.

R 1250 R Vs Z1000 – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Kawasaki Z1000 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the BMW R 1250 R comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 1254.0 cc1043.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 24
Max Power 136 bhp @ 7750 rpm140 bhp @ 11000 rpm
Max Torque 105 Nm @ 6250 rpm111 Nm @ 7300 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 44
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionFuel Injection
Cooling System Air/liquid-cooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Electric StartSelf Start

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 18.0 L17.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 4.0 LN/A
Mileage 21.00 Km/l15.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 239 kg221 kg
Length 2165 mm2045 mm
Width 880 mm790 mm
Height 1300 mm1055 mm
Wheelbase N/A1435 mm
Ground Clearance N/A125 mm
Seat Height N/A815 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Multiplate Wet Clutch, Hydraulically OperatedWet, Multiplate

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type N/AAluminium Twin-Tube
Front Suspension Upside-down Telescopic Fork, Ø 45 Mm41 Mm Inverted Fork With Stepless Compression & Rebound Damping & Spring Preload Adjustability
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 AdjustableHorizontal Back-link, Gas-charged, With Stepless Rebound Damping And Preload Adjustability

Braking

Front Brake Type Dual Floating Disc BrakesDual Discs
Rear Brake Type DiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size N/A310 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size N/A250 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Cast Aluminum WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 120/70 ZR 17120/70ZR17M/C (58W)
Rear Tyre 180/55 ZR 17190/50ZR17M/C (73W)

Electricals

Battery N/AMaintenance Free
Headlight LEDBi-xenon Projector
Tail Light LEDLED

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalDigital
TachometerDigitalDigital
Gear Indicatortickcross
Fuel Warning Indicatorticktick
Fuel Gaugeticktick
Low Oil Indicatorticktick
Low Battery Indicatortickcross
Pillion Seatticktick
Pillion Grabrailtickcross
Engine Kill Switchticktick
Clockticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Countticktick
Pass Lightticktick
ABStick-
More than the Need for Speedcross-
Slipper Clutch and Quick Shiftercross-
Tight, Compact, and Aerodynamic Fairings and Headlightcross-
Titanium Muffler Tuned for Soundcross-
Tuned for Hard-core Riderscross-
ÖHLINS Smart EC Controlled Cushioningcross-
ABS and Switchable Traction Control-cross
Assist And Slipper Clutch-cross
Intoxicating Intake Howl-tick

Additonal Features

1,043 Cm3 Liquid-Cooled, 4-Stroke In-Line Four-tick
Aluminium Twin-Tube Frame-tick
Aluminium Twin-Tube Frame Ensuring A Balance Of Sharp Turning And Firm Handling-cross
Comfortable Ergonomics To Comfortable Riding Position-cross
New For 2016 Is The Addition Of An Assist And Slipper Clutch-tick
Power Mode Selection Riders Can Choose From Full Power Or Low Power Mode-cross
SFF-BP (Separate Function Fork)-tick
The 3-Mode Ktrc System Covers A Wide Variety Of Riding Conditions-cross
The Exhaust System Features A 4-Into-2-Pre-Chamber-Into-2 Layout-cross

Key Features

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