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Kawasaki Ninja 1000 Vs Honda CBR 1000RR Vs Ducati 959 Panigale comparison

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Kawasaki Ninja 1000 Vs Honda CBR 1000RR Vs Ducati 959 Panigale Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Ninja 1000 Vs CBR 1000RR Vs 959 Panigale 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 CBR 1000RR Vs 959 Panigale – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Honda CBR 1000RR in New Delhi starts at ₹ 16.43 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 19.28 Lakh for the fully-loaded model. On the other hand, Kawasaki Ninja 1000 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 10.79 Lakh Lastly, the Ducati 959 Panigale starts at ₹ 14.69 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 15.2 Lakh for the fully-loaded model.

SummaryKawasaki Ninja 1000Honda CBR 1000RRDucati 959 Panigale
Price₹ 10.79 Lakh₹ 16.43 Lakh₹ 14.69 Lakh
ManufacturerKawasakiHondaDucati
Body TypeSportsSportsSports
Mileage17.00 Kmpl18.00 Kmpl18.00 Kmpl
Power140.00 bhp189.00 bhp150.00 bhp
Engine1043.0 CC999.0 CC955.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

Ninja 1000 Vs CBR 1000RR Vs 959 Panigale – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Honda CBR 1000RR base engine returns 18 Kmpl. The Kawasaki Ninja 1000 base returns 17 Kmpl. The Ducati 959 Panigale basic model, on the other hand, gives 18 Kmpl.

Ninja 1000 Vs CBR 1000RR Vs 959 Panigale – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Honda CBR 1000RR gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Kawasaki Ninja 1000 comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the Ducati 959 Panigale is offered in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 1043.0 cc999.0 cc955.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 442
Max Power 140 bhp @ 10000 rpm189 bhp @ 13000 rpm150 bhp @ 10500 rpm
Max Torque 111 Nm @ 8000 rpm114 Nm @ 11000 rpm102 Nm @ 9000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 444
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionPGM-DSFI Electronic Fuel InjectionMitsubishi Electronic Fuel Injection System
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 L16.0 L17.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/A4.0 L4.5 L
Mileage 17.00 Kmpl18.00 Kmpl18.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 238 kg196 kg200 kg
Length 2100 mm2065 mm2056 mm
Width 825 mm720 mm810 mm
Height 1190 mm1125 mm1115 mm
Wheelbase 1440 mm1405 mm1431 mm
Ground Clearance 130 mm130 mmN/A
Seat Height 815 mm832 mm830 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet, MultiplateWet, Multiplate With Diaphragm Spring With Assist SlipperSlipper And Self-servo Wet Multiplate Clutch With Hydraulic Control

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Aluminium Twin-TubeDiamond; Aluminium Composite Twin-sparMonocoque Aluminium
Front Suspension 41 Mm Inverted Fork With Stepless Compression And Rebound Damping And Spring Preload Adjustability.Telescopic Inverted Fork With An Inner Tube Diameter Of 43 Mm, And A Big Piston Front Fork With Preload, Compression And Rebound Adjustment, 120mm StrokeFully Adjustable BPF Forks. 43 Mm Chromed Inner Tubes
Rear Suspension Horizontal Back-Link, Gas-Charged, With Stepless Rebound Damping And Remote Spring Preload Adjustability.Unit ProLink With Gascharged HMAS Damper Featuring 10step Preload And Stepless Compression And Rebound Damping Adjustment, 138.2mm Stroke. Rear Balance Free Rear Cushion With Preload, Compression And Rebound Adjustment, 62mm Stroke.Fully Adjustable Sachs Unit. Aluminum Double-sided Swingarm

Braking

Front Brake Type Dual DiscHydraulic Discs With 4-piston Calipers (Nissin/Brembo)Dual Disc
Rear Brake Type DiscHydraulic Disc With -piston CaliperDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 300 mm320 mm320 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 250 mm220 mm245 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches17 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 120/70 ZR17M/C (58W)120/70 ZR17 58W120/70 ZR17 Pirelli Diablo Rosso Corsa
Rear Tyre 190/50 ZR17M/C (73W)190/50 ZR17 73W180/60 ZR17 Pirelli Diablo Rosso Corsa

Electricals

Battery Maintenance Free12V - 7AHMaintenance Free
Headlight LEDLEDBulb
Tail Light LEDLEDLED

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalDigitalDigital
TachometerAnalogueDigitalDigital
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
3-level Bosch ABScross--
8-level Ducati Traction Controlcross--
ABS and Switchable Traction Controltick--
Adjustable Windshieldcross--
Assist And Slipper Clutchtick--
Ducati Multimedia Systemcross--
Ducati Safety Packcross--
Ducati Traction Controlcross--
Full-LCD Instrument Panelcross--
Headlight with DRL Functioncross--
Ride By Wirecross--
More than the Need for Speed-tick-
Slipper Clutch and Quick Shifter-tick-
Tight, Compact, and Aerodynamic Fairings and Headlight-tick-
Titanium Muffler Tuned for Sound-tick-
Tuned for Hard-core Riders-tick-
ÖHLINS Smart EC Controlled Cushioning-tick-
6 Speed with DQS Ducati Quick Shift--tick
ABS--tick
Engine Brake Control (EBC)--tick
High-performance Brembo Brake System--cross
Monocoque Technology--tick
Power Modes--cross
Quick Shift (DQS)--tick
Riding Modes--tick
Traction Control (DTC)--tick
Öhlins electronic steering damper--cross

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--
Aluminium twin-spar frame--cross
BFRC lite--cross
Kawasaki Engine Brake Control--cross
KCMF (Kawasaki Cornering Management Function)--cross
KQS (Kawasaki Quick Shifter-Dual Direction)--cross
S-KTRC (Sport-Kawasaki Traction Control)--cross

Key Features

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