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Kawasaki Ninja 1000 Vs Ducati Monster 1200 Vs Yamaha YZF R1 comparison

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Kawasaki Ninja 1000 Vs Ducati Monster 1200 Vs Yamaha YZF R1 Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Ninja 1000 Vs Monster 1200 Vs YZF R1 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.

Ninja 1000 Vs Monster 1200 Vs YZF R1 – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Kawasaki Ninja 1000 in New Delhi starts at ₹ 10.79 Lakh. On the other hand, Yamaha YZF R1 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 20.39 Lakh Lastly, the Ducati Monster 1200 starts at ₹ 20.1 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 24.73 Lakh for the fully-loaded model.

SummaryKawasaki Ninja 1000Ducati Monster 1200Yamaha YZF R1
Price₹ 10.79 Lakh₹ 20.1 Lakh₹ 20.39 Lakh
ManufacturerKawasakiDucatiYamaha
Body TypeSportsSportsSports
Mileage17.00 Kmpl15.00 Kmpl20.00 Kmpl
Power140.00 bhp145.00 bhp197.30 bhp
Engine1043.0 CC1198.0 CC998.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

Ninja 1000 Vs Monster 1200 Vs YZF R1 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Kawasaki Ninja 1000 base engine returns 17 Kmpl. The Yamaha YZF R1 base returns 20 Kmpl. The Ducati Monster 1200 basic model, on the other hand, gives 15 Kmpl.

Ninja 1000 Vs Monster 1200 Vs YZF R1 – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Kawasaki Ninja 1000 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Yamaha YZF R1 comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the Ducati Monster 1200 is offered in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 1043.0 cc1198.0 cc998.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 424
Max Power 140 bhp @ 10000 rpm145 bhp @ 9250 rpm197.3 bhp @ 13500 rpm
Max Torque 111 Nm @ 8000 rpm124 Nm @ 7750 rpm112.4 Nm @ 11500 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 444
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionElectronic Fuel Injection Fuel Injection
Cooling System Liquid CooledLiquid CooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf StartSelf Start
Emission Standard BS VIN/AN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 19.0 L16.5 L17.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/AN/A1.9 L
Mileage 17.00 Kmpl15.00 Kmpl20.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 238 kg213 kg200 kg
Length 2100 mm2124 mm2055 mm
Width 825 mm845 mm690 mm
Height 1190 mm1125 mm1150 mm
Wheelbase 1440 mm1485 mm1405 mm
Ground Clearance 130 mmN/A130 mm
Seat Height 815 mm795 mm855 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet, MultiplateSlipper And Self-servo Wet Multiplate Clutch With Hydraulic ControlWet, Multiple Dics

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Aluminium Twin-TubeTubular Steel Trellis FrameDiamond
Front Suspension 41 Mm Inverted Fork With Stepless Compression And Rebound Damping And Spring Preload Adjustability.43 Mm Kayaba Fully Adjustable USD ForkTelescopic Forks, Ø 43 Mm
Rear Suspension Horizontal Back-Link, Gas-Charged, With Stepless Rebound Damping And Remote Spring Preload Adjustability.Progressive Linkage With Sachs Fully Adjustable Monoshock, Aluminium Single-sided SwingarmSwingarm, (link Suspension)

Braking

Front Brake Type Dual DiscDual DiscHydraulic Dual Disc
Rear Brake Type DiscDiscHydraulic Single Disc
Front Disc/Drum Size 300 mm320 mm320 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 250 mm245 mm220 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches17 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 120/70 ZR17M/C (58W)Pirelli Diablo Rosso III 120/70 ZR17120/70 ZR17M/C (58W)
Rear Tyre 190/50 ZR17M/C (73W)Pirelli Diablo Rosso III 190/55 ZR17190/55 ZR17M/C(75W)

Electricals

Battery Maintenance FreeMaintenance Free12V, 8.6AH(10H)
Headlight LEDBulbProjector
Tail Light LEDLEDLED

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalDigitalDigital
TachometerAnalogueDigitalAnalogue
Gear Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickticktick
Low Battery Indicatortickticktick
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailtickcrosscross
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Clocktickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
5 Spoke Alloy Wheelscross--
ABS and Switchable Traction Controltick--
Assist And Slipper Clutchtick--
Projector Headlamp That Provides A Wider Beam For Better Low Light Visibilitycross--
Self-Cancelling Indicatorscross--
240 mm Rear Tyre-cross-
Ducati Safety Pack-cross-
Full Led Headlamp-cross-
Riding Mode-cross-
Compact Deltabox Chassis--tick
Cutting-Edge Crossplane Engine--tick
KQS (Kawasaki Quick Shifter)--cross
New Lift Control System--tick
New Quick Shift System--tick
Race-Ready Engine--cross
RR Performance--cross
Specially Designed Marchesini Forged Wheels--cross
YZF-M1 Level Controllability (IMU)--tick
YZR-M1 Inspired Cowling--tick

Additonal Features

Aluminium Twin-Tube Frame Ensuring A Balance Of Sharp Turning And Firm Handlingtick--
Comfortable Ergonomics To Comfortable Riding Positiontick--
Power Mode Selection Riders Can Choose From Full Power Or Low Power Modetick--
The 3-Mode Ktrc System Covers A Wide Variety Of Riding Conditionstick--
The Exhaust System Features A 4-Into-2-Pre-Chamber-Into-2 Layouttick--
Dual ABS--cross
High Volume Air Intake--tick

Key Features

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