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Kawasaki Ninja 650 Vs Ducati Monster 797 Vs Hyosung GT650R comparison


Kawasaki Ninja 650 Vs Ducati Monster 797 Vs Hyosung GT650R Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Ninja 650 Vs Monster 797 Vs GT650R 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 650 Vs Monster 797 Vs GT650R – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Kawasaki Ninja 650 in New Delhi starts at ₹ 6.24 Lakh. On the other hand, Hyosung GT650R price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 4.79 Lakh Lastly, the Ducati Monster 797 starts at ₹ 8.03 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 8.12 Lakh for the fully-loaded model.

SummaryKawasaki Ninja 650Ducati Monster 797Hyosung GT650R
Price₹ 6.24 Lakh₹ 8.03 Lakh₹ 4.79 Lakh
Body TypeSportsCruiserSports
Mileage21.00 Kmpl18.86 Kmpl20.00 Kmpl
Power67.30 bhp72.00 bhp72.68 bhp
Engine649.0 CC803.0 CC647.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

Ninja 650 Vs Monster 797 Vs GT650R – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Kawasaki Ninja 650 base engine returns 21 Kmpl. The Hyosung GT650R base returns 20 Kmpl. The Ducati Monster 797 basic model, on the other hand, gives 19 Kmpl.

Ninja 650 Vs Monster 797 Vs GT650R – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Kawasaki Ninja 650 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Hyosung GT650R comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the Ducati Monster 797 is offered in bhp Petrol engine.


Engine CC 649.0 cc803.0 cc647.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 222
Max Power 67.3 bhp @ 8000 rpm72 bhp @ 8250 rpm72.68 bhp @ 9000 rpm
Max Torque 64 Nm @ 6700 rpm67 Nm @ 5750 rpm60.9 Nm @ 7500 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 424
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionElectronic Fuel InjectionFuel Injection
Cooling System Liquid CooledAir CooledWater Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf StartSelf Start
Emission Standard BS VIN/AN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 15.0 L16.5 L17.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/AN/AN/A
Mileage 21.00 Kmpl18.86 Kmpl20.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 196 kg193 kg215 kg
Length 2115 mm2099 mm2095 mm
Width 740 mm830 mm700 mm
Height 1145 mm1080 mm1135 mm
Wheelbase 1410 mm1435 mm1445 mm
Ground Clearance 130 mmN/A165 mm
Seat Height 790 mm805 mm830 mm


No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Slipper And Self-servo Wet Multiplate ClutchAPTC Wet Multiplate Clutch With Mechanical ControlWet Multiplate

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Trellis, High-tensile SteelTubular Steel Trellis FrameN/A
Front Suspension ø41 Mm Telescopic Fork / 125 Mm 43 Mm Kayaba USD ForkInverted Telescopic
Rear Suspension Horizontal Back-link With Adjustable Preload / 130 MmSachs Monoshock, Pre-load And Rebound AdjustableHydraulic Mono Shock Absorber


Front Brake Type Dual Semi-floating Petal DiscsDual Disc With Bosch ABSHydraulic Double Disc
Rear Brake Type DiscDisc With Bosch ABSHydraulic Single Disc
Front Disc/Drum Size 300 mm320 mm300 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 220 mm245 mm230 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches17 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 120/70-17 ZRI7M/C (58W)120/70 ZR 17 Pirelli Diablo Rosso II120/60 17 55W
Rear Tyre 160/60-17 ZRI7M/C (69W)180/55 ZR17 Pirelli Diablo Rosso II160/60 17 69W


Battery Maintenance FreeMaintenance FreeMaintenance Free
Headlight Bulb And Reflector TypeLEDProjector

Standard Features

Gear Indicatorticktickcross
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickticktick
Low Battery Indicatortickticktick
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailcrosscrosstick
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
Elegant Designcross--
Fine-Atomising Injectors & Dual Throttle Valvescross--
Heat Management Technologycross--
Improved Windshieldtick--
Modern Instrumentationcross--
Ninja Stylingcross--
Smartphone Connectivitytick--
TFT Colour Instrumentationtick--
World's Smallest ABS Unitcross--
Bosch 9.1 MP ABS system-tick-
Brembo Braking System-tick-
Cruise Control-cross-
Ducati Multimedia System-tick-
LCD instrument panel-tick-
Service Due Indicator -cross-
Traction Control-cross-
5-Speed Constant Mesh--tick
Easily-Legible Crimson-Lit Instrument Cluster--cross
Efficient Disc Brake For Split Second Braking--cross
EfiFuel System--tick
Hydraulic Disc Brakes--tick
Premium Quality Comfortable Split Seat--cross
V-Twin 650cc Engine--tick

Additonal Features

Race-Derived Clutch Technology & Smoother Shift Feelcross--

Key Features

Competitor of Kawasaki Ninja 650

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Competitor of Hyosung GT650R

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