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Kawasaki Ninja 1000 Vs KTM 790 Duke Vs Kawasaki Z1000 comparison

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Kawasaki Ninja 1000 Vs KTM 790 Duke Vs Kawasaki Z1000 Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Ninja 1000 Vs 790 Duke Vs Z1000 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 790 Duke Vs Z1000 – 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, Kawasaki Z1000 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 15.1 Lakh Lastly, the KTM 790 Duke starts at ₹ 8.64 Lakh.

SummaryKawasaki Ninja 1000KTM 790 DukeKawasaki Z1000
Price₹ 10.79 Lakh₹ 8.64 Lakh₹ 15.1 Lakh
ManufacturerKawasakiKTMKawasaki
Body TypeSportsSportsSports
Mileage17.00 Km/l22.72 Km/l15.00 Km/l
Power140.00 bhp103.00 bhp140.00 bhp
Engine1043.0 CC799.0 CC1043.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

Ninja 1000 Vs 790 Duke Vs Z1000 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Kawasaki Ninja 1000 base engine returns 17 Km/l. The Kawasaki Z1000 base returns 15 Km/l. The KTM 790 Duke basic model, on the other hand, gives 23 Km/l.

Ninja 1000 Vs 790 Duke Vs Z1000 – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Kawasaki Ninja 1000 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Kawasaki Z1000 comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the KTM 790 Duke is offered in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 1043.0 cc799.0 cc1043.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 424
Max Power 140 bhp @ 10000 rpm103 bhp @ rpm140 bhp @ 11000 rpm
Max Torque 111 Nm @ 8000 rpm87 Nm @ rpm111 Nm @ 7300 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 444
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionFuel Injection SystemFuel Injection
Cooling System Liquid CooledLiquid CooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartElectric StarterSelf Start
Emission Standard BS VIN/AN/A
Steering Head Angle N/A66 DegreeN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 19.0 L14.0 L17.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/AN/AN/A
Mileage 17.00 Km/l22.70 Km/l15.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A
CO2 emission based on WMTC N/A102.9 g/kmN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 238 kg169 kg221 kg
Length 2100 mm2145 mm2045 mm
Width 825 mm760 mm790 mm
Height 1190 mm800 mm1055 mm
Wheelbase 1440 mmN/A1435 mm
Ground Clearance 130 mm186 mm125 mm
Seat Height 815 mm825 mm815 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet, MultiplatePASC™ Antihopping Clutch, Mechanically OperatedWet, Multiplate

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Aluminium Twin-TubeN/AAluminium Twin-Tube
Front Suspension 41 Mm Inverted Fork With Stepless Compression And Rebound Damping And Spring Preload Adjustability.WP Upside-down Ø 43 Mm41 Mm Inverted Fork With Stepless Compression & Rebound Damping & Spring Preload Adjustability
Rear Suspension Horizontal Back-Link, Gas-Charged, With Stepless Rebound Damping And Remote Spring Preload Adjustability.WP Shock Absorber With Preload AdjusterHorizontal Back-link, Gas-charged, With Stepless Rebound Damping And Preload Adjustability

Braking

Front Brake Type Dual DiscFour-piston Radial Fixed CalliperDual Discs
Rear Brake Type DiscSingle-piston Floating Calliper, Brake DiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 300 mm300 mm310 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 250 mm240 mm250 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches17 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 120/70 ZR17M/C (58W)110/70 X 17120/70ZR17M/C (58W)
Rear Tyre 190/50 ZR17M/C (73W)150/60 X 17190/50ZR17M/C (73W)

Electricals

Battery Maintenance Free12VMaintenance Free
Headlight LEDLEDBi-xenon Projector
Tail Light LEDLEDLED

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalDigitalDigital
TachometerAnalogueDigitalDigital
Gear Indicatorticktickcross
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickcrosstick
Low Battery Indicatorticktickcross
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailticktickcross
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Clocktickcrosstick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
ABS and Switchable Traction Controltick-cross
Adjustable Windscreencross--
Assist And Slipper Clutchtick-cross
ABS-tick-
Integrated Riding Modes-cross-
Power Mode Selection-cross-
Smartphone Connectivity-cross-
Intoxicating Intake Howl--tick

Additonal Features

Electronic Throttle Valvescross--
Handy power sourcecross--
Aluminium Twin-Tube Frame Ensuring A Balance Of Sharp Turning And Firm Handlingtick-cross
Assist & Slipper Clutchcross--
Comfortable Ergonomics To Comfortable Riding Positiontick-cross
Electronic Cruise Controlcross--
High-Class Instrumentationcross--
Horizontal Back-Link Rear Suspensioncross--
KCMF (Kawasaki Cornering Management Function)cross--
KIBS (Kawasaki Intelligent anti-lock Brake System)cross--
KTRC (Kawasaki Traction Control)cross--
Power Mode Selection Riders Can Choose From Full Power Or Low Power Modetick-cross
Radial-Mount Front Brake Caliperscross--
Sharp, Sporty Stylingcross--
The 3-Mode Ktrc System Covers A Wide Variety Of Riding Conditionstick-cross
The Exhaust System Features A 4-Into-2-Pre-Chamber-Into-2 Layouttick-cross
Twin LED Headlampscross--
1,043 Cm3 Liquid-Cooled, 4-Stroke In-Line Four--tick
Aluminium Twin-Tube Frame--tick
New For 2016 Is The Addition Of An Assist And Slipper Clutch--tick
SFF-BP (Separate Function Fork)--tick

Key Features

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