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Honda CB 650 R Vs Kawasaki Z900 Vs KTM 790 Duke comparison


Honda CB 650 R Vs Kawasaki Z900 Vs KTM 790 Duke Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the CB 650 R Vs Z900 Vs 790 Duke 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.

CB 650 R Vs Z900 Vs 790 Duke – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Kawasaki Z900 in New Delhi starts at ₹ 7.99 Lakh. On the other hand, KTM 790 Duke price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 8.64 Lakh Lastly, the Honda CB 650 R starts at ₹ 8.67 Lakh.

SummaryHonda CB 650 RKawasaki Z900KTM 790 Duke
Price₹ 8.67 Lakh₹ 7.99 Lakh₹ 8.64 Lakh
Body TypeSportsSportsSports
Mileage25.00 Km/l15.00 Km/l22.72 Km/l
Power86.00 bhp123.00 bhp103.00 bhp
Engine648.7 CC948.0 CC799.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

CB 650 R Vs Z900 Vs 790 Duke – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Kawasaki Z900 base engine returns 15 Km/l. The KTM 790 Duke base returns 23 Km/l. The Honda CB 650 R basic model, on the other hand, gives 25 Km/l.

CB 650 R Vs Z900 Vs 790 Duke – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Kawasaki Z900 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the KTM 790 Duke comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the Honda CB 650 R is offered in bhp Petrol engine.


Engine CC 648.7 cc948.0 cc799.0 cc
No Of Cylinder N/A42
Max Power 86 bhp @ 12000 rpm123 bhp @ 9500 rpm103 bhp @ rpm
Max Torque 999.99 Nm @ 57 rpm98.6 Nm @ 7700 rpm87 Nm @ rpm
Valves Per Cylinder N/A44
Fuel Delivery PGM-FIFuel InjectionFuel Injection System
Cooling System N/ALiquid CooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism SelfSelf StartElectric Starter
Bore x stroke N/A73.4 x 56.0 mmN/A
Compression N/A11.8:1N/A
Emission Standard N/ABS VIN/A
Steering Head Angle N/AN/A66 Degree

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 15.4 L17.0 L14.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/AN/AN/A
Mileage 25.00 Km/l15.00 Km/l22.70 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A
CO2 emission based on WMTC N/AN/A102.9 g/km

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 206 kg208 kg169 kg
Length 2128 mm2070 mm2145 mm
Width 784 mm825 mm760 mm
Height 1076 mm1080 mm800 mm
Wheelbase 1449 mm1455 mmN/A
Ground Clearance 148 mm145 mm186 mm
Seat Height N/A820 mm825 mm


No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Multiplate Wet ClutchWet, Multi-DiscPASC™ Antihopping Clutch, Mechanically Operated

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type N/ATrellis, High-tensile SteelN/A
Front Suspension Telescopic Suspensionø41 Mm Inverted Fork With Rebound Damping And Spring Preload Adjustability/120 MmWP Upside-down Ø 43 Mm
Rear Suspension MonoshockHorizontal Back-link With Rebound Damping And Spring Preload Adjustability/140 MmWP Shock Absorber With Preload Adjuster


Front Brake Type Dual DiscDual DiscsFour-piston Radial Fixed Calliper
Rear Brake Type DiscDiscSingle-piston Floating Calliper, Brake Disc
Front Disc/Drum Size 310 mm300 mm300 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 240 mm250 mm240 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size N/A17 inches17 inches
Wheel Type N/AAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 120/70-17 M/C 58W120/70ZR17M/C (58W)110/70 X 17
Rear Tyre 180/55-17 M/C 73W180/55ZR17M/C (73W)150/60 X 17


Battery 12V, 8.6AhMaintenance Free12V
Headlight LED, DCBulb And Multi-Reflector TypeLED
Tail Light N/ALEDLED

Standard Features

Gear Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatorticktickcross
Low Battery Indicatortickticktick
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailcrosscrosstick
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
Dual-Channel ABS-cross-
Effortless Assist/Slipper Clutch-cross-
Embellished With Full LED Lighting-cross-
Integrated Riding Modes-tick-
LCD Display-cross-
Power Mode Selection-tick-
Redesigned Exhaust & Muffler-cross-
Roading Four-Cylinder Engine-cross-
Smartphone Connectivity-tick-

Additonal Features

Aluminum Heat Covercross--
High & Wide Handlebercross--
New Tech LED Tail Lightcross--
Passenger Grab Railcross--
Round Headlight With LED Ringcross--
Shift Lightcross--
Stand Alarmcross--
Tear Drop Steel Fuel Tank 13.5 Ltcross--
Vintage Seatcross--

Key Features

Competitor of Honda CB 650 R

Competitor of Kawasaki Z900

Competitor of KTM 790 Duke

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