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Kawasaki Versys 1000 Vs BMW F 850 GS Vs BMW R 1200 GS Adventure comparison

Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 11.19 Lakh
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₹ 12.95 Lakh
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₹ 17.25 Lakh
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Overview

Kawasaki Versys 1000 Vs BMW F 850 GS Vs BMW R 1200 GS Adventure Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Versys 1000 Vs F 850 GS Vs R 1200 GS Adventure 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.

Versys 1000 Vs F 850 GS Vs R 1200 GS Adventure – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Kawasaki Versys 1000 in New Delhi starts at ₹ 11.19 Lakh. On the other hand, BMW R 1200 GS Adventure price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 17.25 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 20.95 Lakh for range topping model Lastly, the BMW F 850 GS starts at ₹ 12.95 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 15.4 Lakh for the fully-loaded model.

SummaryKawasaki Versys 1000BMW F 850 GSBMW R 1200 GS Adventure
Price₹ 11.19 Lakh₹ 12.95 Lakh₹ 17.25 Lakh
ManufacturerKawasakiBMWBMW
Body TypeCruiserOff RoadSports
Mileage14.00 Km/l22.00 Km/l20.00 Km/l
Power118.00 bhp94.00 bhp123.00 bhp
Engine1043.0 CC853.0 CC1170.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

Versys 1000 Vs F 850 GS Vs R 1200 GS Adventure – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Kawasaki Versys 1000 base engine returns 14 Km/l. The BMW R 1200 GS Adventure base returns 20 Km/l. The BMW F 850 GS basic model, on the other hand, gives 22 Km/l.

Versys 1000 Vs F 850 GS Vs R 1200 GS Adventure – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Kawasaki Versys 1000 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the BMW R 1200 GS Adventure comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the BMW F 850 GS is offered in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 1043.0 cc853.0 cc1170.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 422
Max Power 118 bhp @ 9000 rpm94 bhp @ 8250 rpm123 bhp @ 7750 rpm
Max Torque 102 Nm @ 7500 rpm92 Nm @ 6250 rpm125 Nm @ 6500 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 444
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionElectronic Fuel InjectionElectronic Intake Pipe Injection
Cooling System Liquid CooledWater CooledAir/liquid-cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf StartSelf Start
Emission Standard BS VIN/AN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 21.0 L15.0 L30.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/A3.5 L4.0 L
Mileage 14.00 Km/l22.00 Km/l20.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 255 kg229 kg263 kg
Length 2240 mm2305 mm2255 mm
Width 895 mm922 mm980 mm
Height 1400 mm1356 mm1450 mm
Wheelbase 1520 mm1593 mm1510 mm
Ground Clearance 150 mmN/AN/A
Seat Height 840 mm860 mm890 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet Multi-DiscWet Multiple-discOil Lubricated Clutch, Hydraulically Operated

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Twin-Tube, AluminiumBridge-type Frame, Steel Shell ConstructionTwo-section Frame, Front- And Bolted On Rear Frame, Load-bearing Engine
Front Suspension 43 Mm Inverted Fork With Rebound Damping (right-side) And Spring Preload AdjustabilityUpside-down Telescopic Fork, Ø 43 MmBMW Motorrad Telelever; Stanchion Diameter 37 Mm, Central Spring Strut
Rear Suspension Horizontal Back-Link, Gas-Charged, With Rebound Damping & Remote Spring Preload AdjustabilityCast Aluminium Dual Swing Arm, Central WAD Spring Strut, Spring Pre-load Hydraulically Adjustable, Rebound Damping AdjustableCast Aluminium Single-sided Swing Arm With BMW Motorrad Paralever; WAD Strut (travel-related Damping), Spring Pre-load Hydraulically Adjustable (continuously Variable) At Handwheel, Rebound Damping Adjustable At Handwheel

Braking

Front Brake Type Dual DiscsDual DiscDual Disc
Rear Brake Type DiscDiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 310 mm305 mm305 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 250 mm265 mm276 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches21 inches19 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsCross Spoke WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 120/70ZR17M/C (58W)90/90 - 21120/70 R 19
Rear Tyre 180/55ZR17M/C (73W)150/70 R17170/60 R 17

Electricals

Battery Maintenance Free12 V / 10 Ah, Maintenance-free12V / 11,8Ah, Maintenance Free
Headlight Bulb And Multi-Reflector TypeLEDLED
Tail Light LEDLEDLED

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalDigitalAnalogue
TachometerAnalogueAnalogueAnalogue
Gear Indicatorcrossticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickticktick
Low Battery Indicatorcrossticktick
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailtickticktick
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Clocktickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
ABScrosstick-
ABS and Traction Controlcross--
Adjustable Windscreentick--
Dual-Dial Instrumentation with Multi-Function LCDcross--
Kawasaki’s First Tuned Exhaust Notecross--
LED Headlampcross--
Low Center Of Gravitycross--
Brembo Front Brakes-cross-
Cartridge forks-cross-
Enhanced rider & pillion comfort-cross-
First-in-class riding modes (Road and Rain)-cross-
Tyre Pressure Monitoring System availability-cross-
More than the Need for Speed--cross
Slipper Clutch and Quick Shifter--cross
Tight, Compact, and Aerodynamic Fairings and Headlight--cross
Titanium Muffler Tuned for Sound--cross
Tuned for Hard-core Riders--cross
ÖHLINS Smart EC Controlled Cushioning--cross

Additonal Features

Electronic Throttle Valvestick--
Handy power sourcetick--
Assist & Slipper Clutchtick--
Electronic Cruise Controltick--
High-Class Instrumentationtick--
Horizontal Back-Link Rear Suspensiontick--
KCMF (Kawasaki Cornering Management Function)tick--
KIBS (Kawasaki Intelligent anti-lock Brake System)tick--
KTRC (Kawasaki Traction Control)tick--
Radial-Mount Front Brake Caliperstick--
Sharp, Sporty Stylingtick--
Twin LED Headlampstick--

Key Features

FULLY ADJUSTABLE SUSPENSIONcross--
POWERFUL V-TWINcross--
PRECISE,AGILE HANDLINGcross--
RACE-INSPIRED DESIGNcross--

Competitor of Kawasaki Versys 1000

Competitor of BMW F 850 GS

Competitor of BMW R 1200 GS Adventure

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