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Kawasaki Ninja 650 Vs Kawasaki Ninja 400 Vs Yamaha YZF R1 comparison

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Kawasaki Ninja 650 Vs Kawasaki Ninja 400 Vs Yamaha YZF R1 Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Ninja 650 Vs Ninja 400 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 650 Vs Ninja 400 Vs YZF R1 – 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, Yamaha YZF R1 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 20.39 Lakh Lastly, the Kawasaki Ninja 400 starts at ₹ 4.99 Lakh.

SummaryKawasaki Ninja 650Kawasaki Ninja 400Yamaha YZF R1
Price₹ 6.24 Lakh₹ 4.99 Lakh₹ 20.39 Lakh
ManufacturerKawasakiKawasakiYamaha
Body TypeSportsSportsSports
Mileage21.00 Km/l25.00 Km/l20.00 Km/l
Power67.30 bhp48.30 bhp197.30 bhp
Engine649.0 CC399.0 CC998.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

Ninja 650 Vs Ninja 400 Vs YZF R1 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Kawasaki Ninja 650 base engine returns 21 Km/l. The Yamaha YZF R1 base returns 20 Km/l. The Kawasaki Ninja 400 basic model, on the other hand, gives 25 Km/l.

Ninja 650 Vs Ninja 400 Vs YZF R1 – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Kawasaki Ninja 650 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Yamaha YZF R1 comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the Kawasaki Ninja 400 is offered in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 649.0 cc399.0 cc998.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 224
Max Power 67.3 bhp @ 8000 rpm48.3 bhp @ 10000 rpm197.3 bhp @ 13500 rpm
Max Torque 64 Nm @ 6700 rpm38 Nm @ 8000 rpm112.4 Nm @ 11500 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 444
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionFuel InjectionFuel Injection
Cooling System Liquid CooledLiquid CooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf StartSelf Start
Emission Standard BS VIN/AN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 15.0 L14.0 L17.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/AN/A1.9 L
Mileage 21.00 Km/l25.00 Km/l20.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 196 kg173 kg200 kg
Length 2115 mm2020 mm2055 mm
Width 740 mm710 mm690 mm
Height 1145 mm1120 mm1150 mm
Wheelbase 1410 mm1370 mm1405 mm
Ground Clearance 130 mm140 mm130 mm
Seat Height 790 mm785 mm855 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Slipper And Self-servo Wet Multiplate ClutchN/AWet, Multiple Dics

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Trellis, High-tensile SteelTrellis, High-tensile SteelDiamond
Front Suspension ø41 Mm Telescopic Fork / 125 Mmø41 Mm Telescopic ForkTelescopic Forks, Ø 43 Mm
Rear Suspension Horizontal Back-link With Adjustable Preload / 130 MmBottom-Link Uni-Trak, Gas-charged Shock With Adjustable PreloadSwingarm, (link Suspension)

Braking

Front Brake Type Dual Semi-floating Petal DiscsDiscHydraulic Dual Disc
Rear Brake Type DiscDiscHydraulic Single Disc
Front Disc/Drum Size 300 mm310 mm320 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 220 mm220 mm220 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches17 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 120/70-17 ZRI7M/C (58W)110/70R17 M/C 54H120/70 ZR17M/C (58W)
Rear Tyre 160/60-17 ZRI7M/C (69W)150/60R17 M/C 66H190/55 ZR17M/C(75W)

Electricals

Battery Maintenance FreeMaintenance Free12V, 8.6AH(10H)
Headlight Bulb And Reflector TypeLEDProjector
Tail Light LEDLEDLED

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalDigitalDigital
TachometerAnalogueAnalogueAnalogue
Gear Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickticktick
Low Battery Indicatortickticktick
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailcrosscrosscross
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Clocktickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
ABScross--
BS IV Compliantcross--
Diamond Type Framecross--
Dual Channel ABScross--
Fully-loaded Instrument Panelcross--
Improved Windshieldtick--
Integrated Riding Modescross--
Long swingarm for Stabilitycross--
Metzeler Radial Tyrescross--
Metzeler Sportec M5 Radial tyrecross--
Power Mode Selectioncross--
Smartphone Connectivitytick--
TFT Colour Instrumentationtick--
High Performance High Controllability-tick-
Largest Brake Disc In Class-tick-
Lightweight, Sharp-Looking And High-Performance Sport Model-tick-
Sharp New Ninja Styling: High Class & Futuristic-tick-
Advanced Suspension Technologies--cross
Brembo Monobloc Calipers With Abs--cross
Compact Deltabox Chassis--tick
Complete Instrumentation--cross
Control Is Power--cross
Cutting-Edge Crossplane Engine--tick
Cutting-Edge Digital Engine Management Cutting-Edge Digital Engine Management--cross
Electronically Controlled Steering Damper--cross
Full Led Headlamp--cross
More than the Need for Speed--cross
New Lift Control System--tick
New Quick Shift System--tick
Slipper Clutch and Quick Shifter--cross
Three Rider Selectable--cross
Tight, Compact, and Aerodynamic Fairings and Headlight--cross
Titanium Muffler Tuned for Sound--cross
Tuned for Hard-core Riders--cross
YZF-M1 Level Controllability (IMU)--tick
YZR-M1 Inspired Cowling--tick
ÖHLINS Smart EC Controlled Cushioning--cross

Additonal Features

High Volume Air Intake--tick

Key Features

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