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Kawasaki KX 450 Vs BMW R 1200 GS comparison

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Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 7.79 Lakh
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₹ 15.85 Lakh
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Kawasaki KX 450 Vs BMW R 1200 GS Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the KX 450 Vs R 1200 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.

KX 450 Vs R 1200 GS – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the BMW R 1200 GS in New Delhi starts at ₹ 15.85 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 19.05 Lakh for the fully-loaded model. On the other hand, Kawasaki KX 450 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 7.79 Lakh.

SummaryKawasaki KX 450BMW R 1200 GS
Price₹ 7.79 Lakh₹ 15.85 Lakh
ManufacturerKawasakiBMW
Body TypeOff RoadOff Road
Mileage25.00 Km/l24.00 Km/l
PowerN/A125.00 bhp
Engine449.0 CC1170.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol

KX 450 Vs R 1200 GS – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the BMW R 1200 GS base engine returns 18 Km/l. The Kawasaki KX 450 base returns 25 Km/l.

KX 450 Vs R 1200 GS – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the BMW R 1200 GS gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Kawasaki KX 450 comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 449.0 cc1170.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 12
Max Power N/A125 bhp @ 7750 rpm
Max Torque N/A125 Nm @ 6500 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 44
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionElectronic Intake Pipe Injection
Cooling System Liquid-cooledAir/liquid-Cooled
Starting Mechanism ElectricSelf Start

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 6.2 L20.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/A4.0 L
Mileage 25.00 Km/l24.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 110 kg244 kg
Length 2185 mm2207 mm
Width 830 mm953 mm
Height 1275 mm1412 mm
Wheelbase 1485 mm1507 mm
Ground Clearance 340 mm185 mm
Seat Height 955 mm850 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 5 Gears6 Gears
Clutch N/AOil Lubricated Clutch, Hydraulically Operated

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type N/ATwo-section Frame, Front- And Bolted On Rear Frame, Load-bearing Engine
Front Suspension 49 Mm Inverted Telescopic Fork With Adjustable Compression And Rebound DampinBMW Motorrad Telelever; Stanchion Diameter 37 Mm, Central Spring Strut
Rear Suspension New Uni-Trak With Adjustable Dual-range (high/lowspeed) Compression Damping, Adjustable Rebound Damping And Adjustable Preload.Cast Aluminium Single-sided Swing Arm With BMW Motorrad Paralever

Braking

Front Brake Type DiscDual Disc
Rear Brake Type DiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 270 mm305 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 250 mm276 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size N/A19 inches
Wheel Type Spoke WheelAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 80/100-21 51M120/70 R19
Rear Tyre 120/80-19 63M170/60 R17

Electricals

Battery Li-ion Battery12 V / 11,8 Ah, Maintenance-free
Headlight N/AH7 / LED
Tail Light N/ALED

Standard Features

Speedometer-Analogue
Tachometer-Analogue
Gear Indicatorcrosstick
Fuel Warning Indicatorcrosstick
Fuel Gaugecrosstick
Low Oil Indicatorcrosstick
Low Battery Indicatorcrosstick
Pillion Seatcrosstick
Pillion Grabrailcrosstick
Engine Kill Switchcrosstick
Clockcrosstick
Tripmeter Type-Digital
Tripmeter Countcrosstick
Pass Lightticktick
Launch Control Modetick-
Adjustable Ergonomicstick-
Adjustable footpeg positiontick-
Electric Starttick-
Heat Management Technologycross-
Hydraulic Clutchtick-
Large-Volume Bodywork & Adventure-Style Designcross-
Long-Travel Suspensioncross-
Powerful Parallel Twin Enginecross-
ABS-cross

Additonal Features

Assist & Slipper Clutchcross-
Large-Diameter Coil-Spring Forktick-

Key Features

Li-ion Batterytick-

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