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Ducati Diavel 1260 Vs Kawasaki Z1000 Vs BMW S 1000 R comparison

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Ducati Diavel 1260 Vs Kawasaki Z1000 Vs BMW S 1000 R Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Diavel 1260 Vs Z1000 Vs S 1000 R 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.

Diavel 1260 Vs Z1000 Vs S 1000 R – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the BMW S 1000 R in New Delhi starts at ₹ 16.7 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 18.5 Lakh for the fully-loaded model. On the other hand, Kawasaki Z1000 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 15.1 Lakh Lastly, the Ducati Diavel 1260 starts at ₹ 17.7 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 19.25 Lakh for the fully-loaded model.

SummaryDucati Diavel 1260Kawasaki Z1000BMW S 1000 R
Price₹ 17.7 Lakh₹ 15.1 Lakh₹ 16.7 Lakh
ManufacturerDucatiKawasakiBMW
Body TypeSportsSportsSports
Mileage18.50 Km/l15.00 Km/l21.00 Km/l
Power159.00 bhp140.00 bhp163.00 bhp
Engine1262.0 CC1043.0 CC999.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

Diavel 1260 Vs Z1000 Vs S 1000 R – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the BMW S 1000 R base engine returns 21 Km/l. The Kawasaki Z1000 base returns 15 Km/l. The Ducati Diavel 1260 basic model, on the other hand, gives 19 Km/l.

Diavel 1260 Vs Z1000 Vs S 1000 R – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the BMW S 1000 R gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Kawasaki Z1000 comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the Ducati Diavel 1260 is offered in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 1262.0 cc1043.0 cc999.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 244
Max Power 159 bhp @ 9500 rpm140 bhp @ 11000 rpm163 bhp @ 11000 rpm
Max Torque 129 Nm @ 7500 rpm111 Nm @ 7300 rpm114 Nm @ 9250 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 444
Fuel Delivery Electronic Fuel InjectionFuel InjectionElectronic Fuel Injection
Cooling System Liquid CooledLiquid CooledWater/oil-Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf StartSelf Start
Bore x stroke 106 X 71.5 mmN/AN/A
Compression 13:0:1N/AN/A
Primary Drive Straight Cut Gears, Ratio 1.84:1N/AN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 17.0 L17.0 L17.5 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/AN/A4.0 L
Mileage 18.50 Km/l15.00 Km/l21.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 244 kg221 kg202 kg
Length 2310 mm2045 mm2057 mm
Width 1010 mm790 mm845 mm
Height 1133 mm1055 mm1228 mm
Wheelbase 1600 mm1435 mm1439 mm
Ground Clearance N/A125 mmN/A
Seat Height 780 mm815 mm814 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Slipper And Self-servo Wet Multiplate Clutch With Hydraulic ControlWet, MultiplateMultiplate Clutch In Oil Bath, Anti-hopping Clutch, Mechanically Controlled

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Tubular Steel Trellis FrameAluminium Twin-TubeAluminium Composite Bridge Frame, Partially Self-supporting Engine
Front Suspension Ø 50 Mm Adjustable Usd Fork41 Mm Inverted Fork With Stepless Compression & Rebound Damping & Spring Preload AdjustabilityUpside-down Telescopic Fork Ø 46 Mm, Compression And Rebound Stage Adjustable
Rear Suspension Monoshock Preload And Rebound Adjustable, Aluminium Cast Single - Sided SwingarmHorizontal Back-link, Gas-charged, With Stepless Rebound Damping And Preload AdjustabilityAluminium 2-sided Swing Arm, Rebound Damping Adjustable
Final Drive Chain, Front Sprocket Z15, Rear Sprocket Z43N/AN/A

Braking

Front Brake Type Semi - Floating DiscDual DiscsTwin Disc
Rear Brake Type DiscDiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 320 mm310 mm320 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 265 mm250 mm220 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches17 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Light AlloyAlloy WheelsCast Aluminium Wheels
Front Tyre 120/70 ZR17 Pirelli Diablo Rosso II120/70ZR17M/C (58W)120/70 ZR 17
Rear Tyre 240/45 ZR17 Pirelli Diablo Rosso II190/50ZR17M/C (73W)190/55 ZR 17

Electricals

Battery N/AMaintenance Free12V / 9Ah, Maintenance-free
Headlight LEDBi-xenon ProjectorProjector
Tail Light LEDLEDLED

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalDigitalDigital
TachometerDigitalDigitalAnalogue
Gear Indicatortickcrosstick
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickticktick
Low Battery Indicatortickcrosstick
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailcrosscrosscross
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Clocktickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
Bosch Cornering ABS Evotick--
Intoxicating Intake Howl-tick-
5-Speed Constant Mesh--cross
EfiFuel System--cross
Hydraulic Disc Brakes--cross
V-Twin 650cc Engine--cross

Additonal Features

1,043 Cm3 Liquid-Cooled, 4-Stroke In-Line Four-tick-
Aluminium Twin-Tube Frame-tick-
New For 2016 Is The Addition Of An Assist And Slipper Clutch-tick-
SFF-BP (Separate Function Fork)-tick-

Key Features

Competitor of Ducati Diavel 1260

Competitor of Kawasaki Z1000

Competitor of BMW S 1000 R

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