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Ducati SuperSport Vs Suzuki GSX R1000 Vs Kawasaki Z1000 comparison


Ducati SuperSport Vs Suzuki GSX R1000 Vs Kawasaki Z1000 Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the SuperSport Vs GSX R1000 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.

SuperSport Vs GSX R1000 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, Suzuki GSX R1000 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 19 Lakh Lastly, the Ducati SuperSport starts at ₹ 12.04 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 13.55 Lakh for the fully-loaded model.

SummaryDucati SuperSportSuzuki GSX R1000Kawasaki Z1000
Price₹ 12.04 Lakh₹ 19 Lakh₹ 15.1 Lakh
Body TypeSportsSportsSports
Mileage20.00 Kmpl14.00 Kmpl15.00 Kmpl
Power109.00 bhp199.00 bhp140.00 bhp
Engine937.0 CC999.0 CC1043.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

SuperSport Vs GSX R1000 Vs Z1000 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Kawasaki Z1000 base engine returns 15 Kmpl. The Suzuki GSX R1000 base returns 14 Kmpl. The Ducati SuperSport basic model, on the other hand, gives 20 Kmpl.

SuperSport Vs GSX R1000 Vs Z1000 – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Kawasaki Z1000 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Suzuki GSX R1000 comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the Ducati SuperSport is offered in bhp Petrol engine.


Engine CC 937.0 cc999.0 cc1043.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 244
Max Power 109 bhp @ 9000 rpm199 bhp @ 13200 rpm140 bhp @ 11000 rpm
Max Torque 93 Nm @ 6500 rpm117.6 Nm @ 10800 rpm111 Nm @ 7300 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 444
Fuel Delivery Continental Electronic Fuel InjectionFuel InjectionFuel Injection
Cooling System Liquid CooledLiquid CooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf StartSelf Start

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 16.0 L16.0 L17.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/A4.6 LN/A
Mileage 20.00 Kmpl14.00 Kmpl15.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 210 kg202 kg221 kg
Length 2070 mm2075 mm2045 mm
Width 750 mm710 mm790 mm
Height 1150 mm1150 mm1055 mm
Wheelbase 1478 mm1410 mm1435 mm
Ground Clearance N/A130 mm125 mm
Seat Height 810 mm825 mm815 mm


No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet MultiplateSlipper ClutchWet, Multiplate

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Tubular Steel Trellis FrameTwin-spar Aluminium Perimeter FrameAluminium Twin-Tube
Front Suspension Fully Adjustable 43mm (1.7 In) Usd Marzocchi Forks43MM Showa Big Piston Front (Bpf) Forks41 Mm Inverted Fork With Stepless Compression & Rebound Damping & Spring Preload Adjustability
Rear Suspension Progressive Linkage With Fully Adjustable Ohlins Monoshock. Aluminium Single-sided SwingarmHowa Rear Shock - Link Type, Coil Spring, Oil DampedHorizontal Back-link, Gas-charged, With Stepless Rebound Damping And Preload Adjustability


Front Brake Type Dual DiscBrembo Radial-Mount Monobloc Calipers, T-Drive DiscsDual Discs
Rear Brake Type DiscNissin Single-Piston Caliper, DiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 320 mm320 mm310 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 245 mm220 mm250 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches17 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre Pirelli Diablo Rosso II 120/70 ZR17120/70ZR17M/C (58W), Tubeless120/70ZR17M/C (58W)
Rear Tyre Pirelli Diablo Rosso II 180/55 ZR17190/50ZR17M/C (73W), Tubeless190/50ZR17M/C (73W)


Battery Maintenance FreeMaintenance FreeMaintenance Free
Headlight BulbLEDBi-xenon Projector

Standard Features

Gear Indicatorticktickcross
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickticktick
Low Battery Indicatorticktickcross
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailcrosscrosscross
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
3-level Bosch ABStick--
8-level Ducati Traction Controltick--
Adjustable 8-Level Traction Control & ABScross--
Adjustable Windshieldtick--
Brakes With Radial Front Calliperscross--
Ducati Multimedia Systemtick--
Ducati Safety Packtick--
Ducati Traction Controltick--
Full-LCD Instrument Paneltick--
Headlight with DRL Functiontick--
Ride By Wiretick--
30% Wider Tyre-cross-
Advanced Suspension Technologies-tick-
Alloy Wheels-cross-
Brembo Monobloc Calipers With Abs-tick-
Complete Instrumentation-tick-
Control Is Power-tick-
Cutting-Edge Digital Engine Management Cutting-Edge Digital Engine Management-tick-
DC Headlights-cross-
Digital Meter-cross-
Electronically Controlled Steering Damper-tick-
Full Led Headlamp-tick-
Long Seat-cross-
Nitrox Monoshock Suspension-cross-
Petal Disc Brake-cross-
Stylish Look-cross-
Three Rider Selectable-tick-
Tubeless Tyre-cross-
Intoxicating Intake Howl--tick
Large disc brakes--cross
Linkage-equipped offset laydown single-shock--cross
Long wheelbase--cross
Relaxed, foot-forward riding position--cross
Under-engine muffler--cross

Additonal Features

50 mm USD Forkscross--
Single-Sided Swingarm With Adjustable Shock Absorbercross--
110mm Nitrox Mono-Shock Suspension-cross-
12 V 35/35W DC Headlights Ensure A Steady Beam Of Light-cross-
Digital Meter That Clearly Displays All Data Accurately-cross-
Tail Lamps Are Designed For Maximum Visibility-cross-
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 SuperSport

Competitor of Suzuki GSX R1000

Competitor of Kawasaki Z1000

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