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Honda CBR650R Vs Kawasaki Ninja ZX-6R Vs Ducati Monster 821 comparison


Honda CBR650R Vs Kawasaki Ninja ZX-6R Vs Ducati Monster 821 Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the CBR650R Vs Ninja ZX-6R Vs Monster 821 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.

CBR650R Vs Ninja ZX-6R Vs Monster 821 – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Ducati Monster 821 in New Delhi starts at ₹ 10.99 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 11.15 Lakh for the fully-loaded model. On the other hand, Kawasaki Ninja ZX-6R price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 10.49 Lakh Lastly, the Honda CBR650R starts at ₹ 8.88 Lakh.

SummaryHonda CBR650RKawasaki Ninja ZX-6RDucati Monster 821
Price₹ 8.88 Lakh₹ 10.49 Lakh₹ 10.99 Lakh
Body TypeSportsSportsSports
Mileage25.00 Km/l23.59 Km/l13.00 Km/l
Power86.00 bhp126.00 bhp112.00 bhp
Engine649.0 CC636.0 CC821.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

CBR650R Vs Ninja ZX-6R Vs Monster 821 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Ducati Monster 821 base engine returns 13 Km/l. The Kawasaki Ninja ZX-6R base returns 24 Km/l. The Honda CBR650R basic model, on the other hand, gives 25 Km/l.

CBR650R Vs Ninja ZX-6R Vs Monster 821 – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Ducati Monster 821 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Kawasaki Ninja ZX-6R comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the Honda CBR650R is offered in bhp Petrol engine.


Engine CC 649.0 cc636.0 cc821.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 442
Max Power 86 bhp @ 12000 rpm126 bhp @ 13500 rpm112 bhp @ 9250 rpm
Max Torque 57 Nm @ 8500 rpm70.8 Nm @ 11000 rpm89.4 Nm @ 7750 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 1644
Fuel Delivery PGM-FIFuel InjectionElectronic Fuel Injection
Cooling System Liquid-cooledLiquid CooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartElectric StartSelf Start

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 15.4 L17.0 L17.5 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/AN/AN/A
Mileage 25.00 Km/l23.59 Km/l13.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 211 kg196 kg205 kg
Length 2128 mm2025 mm2170 mm
Width 749 mm710 mm800 mm
Height 1149 mm1100 mm1055 mm
Wheelbase 1449 mm1400 mm1480 mm
Ground Clearance 132 mm130 mmN/A
Seat Height 810 mm830 mm785 mm


No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Multiplate Wet ClutchWet MultidiscAPTC Slipper And Self-servo Wet Multiplate Clutch With Control Cable

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type N/ATwin Spar, Cast AluminiumTubular Steel Trellis Frame Attached To The Cylinders Head
Front Suspension Telescopic Suspension41 Mm Inverted Fork (SFF-BP)Upside Down 43mm Forks
Rear Suspension MonoshockBottom-Link Uni TrakProgressive Linkage With Adjustable Monoshock. Aluminium Double-sided Swingarm


Front Brake Type Dual DiscDiscDual Discs
Rear Brake Type DiscDiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 310 mm310 mm320 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 240 mm220 mm245 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches17 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloyAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 120/70-17 M/C 58W120/70ZR17M/C (58W)120/70 ZR 17 Pirelli Diablo Rosso II
Rear Tyre 180/55-17 M/C 73W180/55ZR17M/C (75W)180/60 ZR17 Pirelli Diablo Rosso II


Battery 12V/8.6AhN/AMaintenance Free
Headlight LEDTwin LED HeadlampHalogen
Tail Light LEDLED Tail LightLED

Standard Features

Gear Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickticktick
Low Battery Indicatortickticktick
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailcrossticktick
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
Aggressive Headlight Designcross-cross
Dual-Channel ABStick-cross
Easy Start Systemcross-cross
Effortless Assist/Slipper Clutchtick-cross
Embellished With Full LED Lightingtick-cross
Full LCD Instrumentationcross-cross
LCD Displaytick-cross
Low RPM Assistcross-cross
Nissan Anitlock Brake Systemcross-cross
Redesigned Exhaust & Mufflertick-cross
Roading Four-Cylinder Enginetick-cross
Tapered Handlebarscross-cross
Three-Mode Traction Control Systemcross-cross
7-Step Adjustable Rear Mono Schok Suspension-cross-
Aerodynamic Sport Fairing-cross-
Aluminium Muffeler Cover-cross-
Automatic HeadLamp on (AHO)-cross-
Clip-On Handle Bars-cross-
Digital Instrumentation-cross-
Key Mascot for Pride of Ownership-cross-
Smart Digital Instrumentation with Gear Postion & RPM Indicator-cross-
Stiffer Font Suspension-cross-
Ultra Light & Robust 155cc Engine-cross-

Additonal Features

Key Features

Twin Muffler-cross-

Competitor of Honda CBR650R

Competitor of Kawasaki Ninja ZX-6R

Competitor of Ducati Monster 821

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