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Kawasaki Ninja 300 Vs Harley-Davidson Iron 883 Vs Kawasaki Z250 comparison


Kawasaki Ninja 300 Vs Harley-Davidson Iron 883 Vs Kawasaki Z250 Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Ninja 300 Vs Iron 883 Vs Z250 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 300 Vs Iron 883 Vs Z250 – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Kawasaki Ninja 300 in New Delhi starts at ₹ 3.18 Lakh. On the other hand, Kawasaki Z250 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 3.08 Lakh Lastly, the Harley-Davidson Iron 883 starts at ₹ 9.38 Lakh.

SummaryKawasaki Ninja 300Harley-Davidson Iron 883Kawasaki Z250
Price₹ 3.18 Lakh₹ 9.38 Lakh₹ 3.08 Lakh
Body TypeSportsCruiserSports
Mileage26.00 Km/l20.00 Km/l26.00 Km/l
Power38.40 bhpN/A32.00 bhp
Engine296.0 CC883.0 CC249.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

Ninja 300 Vs Iron 883 Vs Z250 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Kawasaki Ninja 300 base engine returns 26 Km/l. The Kawasaki Z250 base returns 26 Km/l. The Harley-Davidson Iron 883 basic model, on the other hand, gives 20 Km/l.

Ninja 300 Vs Iron 883 Vs Z250 – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Kawasaki Ninja 300 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Kawasaki Z250 comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the Harley-Davidson Iron 883 is offered in bhp Petrol engine.


Engine CC 296.0 cc883.0 cc249.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 222
Max Power 38.4 bhp @ 11000 rpmN/A32 bhp @ 11000 rpm
Max Torque 27 Nm @ 10000 rpm68 Nm @ 4750 rpm21 Nm @ 10000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 444
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionElectronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI)Fuel Injection
Cooling System Liquid CooledAir CooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf StartSelf Start
Bore x stroke 62.0 mm x 49.0 mmN/AN/A
Emission Standard BS VIBS VIN/A
Bore N/A76.2 mmN/A
Compression N/A 9:01N/A
Exhaust N/ABlack exhaust headers and black mufflersN/A
Stroke N/A 96.8 mmN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 17.0 L12.5 L17.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/A2.7 LN/A
Mileage 26.00 Km/l20.00 Km/l26.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 179 kg256 kg168 kg
Length 2015 mm2185 mm2010 mm
Width 715 mm820 mm750 mm
Height 1110 mm1120 mm1025 mm
Wheelbase 1405 mm1515 mm1400 mm
Ground Clearance 140 mm140 mm145 mm
Seat Height 780 mm760 mm785 mm


No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet MultiplateWet MultiplateWet Multiplate
Compression Ratio 10.6:1N/AN/A

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Tube Diamond, SteelMild Steel,Tubular FrameTube Diamond, Steel
Front Suspension 37 Mm Telescopic Fork39 Mm Telescopic Forks37 Telescopic Fork
Rear Suspension Bottom-Link Uni-Trak With Gas-charged Shock And 5-way Adjustable Pre-loadCoil Over, Preload Dual AdjustableBottom-Link Uni-Trak With Gas-charged Shock And 5-way Adjustable Preload


Front Brake Type Single Petal DiscDiscDisc
Rear Brake Type DiscDiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 290 mm300 mm290 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 220 mm260 mm220 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches19 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 110/70R17 M/C 54H100/90B19 57H110/70-17M/C (54S)
Rear Tyre 140/70R17 M/C 66H150/80B16 77H140/70-17M/C (66S)


Battery Maintenance Free12V, MFMaintenance Free
Headlight Bulb And Reflector TypeHalogenBulb And Reflector Type

Standard Features

Gear Indicatorcrosscrosscross
Fuel Warning Indicatorticktickcross
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickticktick
Low Battery Indicatortickticktick
Pillion Seattickcrosstick
Pillion Grabrailcrosscrosscross
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
Elegant Designtick-cross
Fine-Atomising Injectors & Dual Throttle Valvestick-cross
Heat Management Technologytick-cross
Modern Instrumentationtick-cross
Ninja Stylingtick-cross
World's Smallest ABS Unittick-cross
Bosch Cornering ABS Evo-cross-

Additonal Features

Dual Throttle Valvestick-cross
Race-Derived Clutch Technology & Smoother Shift Feeltick-cross
Chassis The Wide 140 Mm Rear Tyre Adds To Handling Stability.--tick
High-Quality Touches Multi-Reflector Headlamp From The Z800 Reinforces The Strong Family Resemblance--tick
The Z250’S Aggressive Street-Fighter Design Is Inspired By Larger Models From The Popular Z Series--tick

Key Features

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