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Honda CB500X Vs Kawasaki Versys 650 Vs BMW F 850 GS comparison

Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 6.87 Lakh
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₹ 6.79 Lakh
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₹ 12.95 Lakh
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Honda CB500X Vs Kawasaki Versys 650 Vs BMW F 850 GS Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the CB500X Vs Versys 650 Vs F 850 GS 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.

CB500X Vs Versys 650 Vs F 850 GS – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Kawasaki Versys 650 in New Delhi starts at ₹ 6.79 Lakh. On the other hand, BMW F 850 GS price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 12.95 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 15.4 Lakh for range topping model Lastly, the Honda CB500X starts at ₹ 6.87 Lakh.

SummaryHonda CB500XKawasaki Versys 650BMW F 850 GS
Price₹ 6.87 Lakh₹ 6.79 Lakh₹ 12.95 Lakh
Body TypeOff RoadSportsOff Road
Mileage28.60 Km/l20.00 Km/l22.00 Km/l
Power47.00 bhp65.00 bhp94.00 bhp
Engine471.0 CC649.0 CC853.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

CB500X Vs Versys 650 Vs F 850 GS – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Kawasaki Versys 650 base engine returns 20 Km/l. The BMW F 850 GS base returns 22 Km/l. The Honda CB500X basic model, on the other hand, gives 29 Km/l.

CB500X Vs Versys 650 Vs F 850 GS – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Kawasaki Versys 650 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the BMW F 850 GS comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the Honda CB500X is offered in bhp Petrol engine.


Engine CC 471.0 cc649.0 cc853.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 222
Max Power 47 bhp @ 8500 rpm65 bhp @ 8500 rpm94 bhp @ 8250 rpm
Max Torque 43.2 Nm @ 6500 rpm61 Nm @ 7000 rpm92 Nm @ 6250 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 444
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionFuel InjectionElectronic Fuel Injection
Cooling System Liquid CooledLiquid CooledWater Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf StartSelf Start
Bore x stroke 67.0 X 66.8N/AN/A
Emission Standard BS VIN/AN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 17.7 L21.0 L15.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/AN/A3.5 L
Mileage 28.60 Km/l20.00 Km/l22.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 199 kg216 kg229 kg
Length 2156 mm2165 mm2305 mm
Width 828 mm840 mm922 mm
Height 1412 mm1400 mm1356 mm
Wheelbase 1443 mm1415 mm1593 mm
Ground Clearance 181 mm170 mmN/A
Seat Height 830 mm840 mm860 mm


No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Multiplate Wet ClutchWet MultiplateWet Multiple-disc
Compression Ratio 10.7 : 1N/AN/A

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Steel Tube TypeDiamond, High-Tensile SteelBridge-type Frame, Steel Shell Construction
Front Suspension Telescopic Suspensionø41 Mm Inverted Telescopic Fork With Adjustable Rebound Damping (right-side) And Adjustable Preload (left-side)/ 150 MmUpside-down Telescopic Fork, Ø 43 Mm
Rear Suspension Honda ProLINK MonoshockOffset Laydown Single-shock With Remote Spring Preload Adjustability/145 MmCast Aluminium Dual Swing Arm, Central WAD Spring Strut, Spring Pre-load Hydraulically Adjustable, Rebound Damping Adjustable


Front Brake Type DiscDual DiscsDual Disc
Rear Brake Type DiscDiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 310 mm300 mm305 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 240 mm250 mm265 mm
Dual Channel ABS N/AN/A

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches17 inches21 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy WheelsCross Spoke Wheels
Front Tyre 110/80-19 M/C 59H120/70ZR17M/C (58W)90/90 - 21
Rear Tyre 160/60-17 M/C 69H160/60ZR17M/C (69W)150/70 R17


Battery 12V, 7.0AhMaintenance Free12 V / 10 Ah, Maintenance-free
Headlight LEDBulb And Multi-Reflector TypeLED

Standard Features

Gear Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickticktick
Low Battery Indicatortickcrosstick
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailtickticktick
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Countcrossticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
Adjustable Windscreen-tick-
Heat Management To Contributing To Rider Comfort-tick-
Inverted Front Fork-tick-
Electronic immobiliser--cross
One-piece seat bench--cross
Rear pre-load adjustable--cross
Riding Modes Rain/Road--cross
Upside down fork--cross
Windscreen adjustable--cross

Additonal Features

Electronic Throttle Valves-cross-
Handy power source-cross-
Assist & Slipper Clutch-cross-
Compact, Quick-Revving Engine With Stronger Low-Mid Range-tick-
Electronic Cruise Control-cross-
High-Class Instrumentation-cross-
Horizontal Back-Link Rear Suspension-cross-
KCMF (Kawasaki Cornering Management Function)-cross-
KIBS (Kawasaki Intelligent anti-lock Brake System)-cross-
KTRC (Kawasaki Traction Control)-cross-
Radial-Mount Front Brake Calipers-cross-
Sharp, Sporty Styling-cross-
Slimmer Lighter-Handling Chassis-tick-
Twin LED Headlamps-cross-

Key Features

Adjustable hand brake and clutch levers--cross
Windshield adjustment--cross

Competitor of Honda CB500X

Competitor of Kawasaki Versys 650

Competitor of BMW F 850 GS

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