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Kawasaki Versys 1000 Vs BMW R 1250 GS Adventure comparison

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Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 11.19 Lakh
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₹ 22.35 Lakh
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Overview

Kawasaki Versys 1000 Vs BMW R 1250 GS Adventure Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Versys 1000 Vs R 1250 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 R 1250 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 1250 GS Adventure price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 22.35 Lakh.

SummaryKawasaki Versys 1000BMW R 1250 GS Adventure
Price₹ 11.19 Lakh₹ 22.35 Lakh
ManufacturerKawasakiBMW
Body TypeCruiserSports
Mileage14.00 Km/l21.00 Km/l
Power118.00 bhp134.00 bhp
Engine1043.0 CC1254.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol

Versys 1000 Vs R 1250 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 1250 GS Adventure base returns 21 Km/l.

Versys 1000 Vs R 1250 GS Adventure – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Kawasaki Versys 1000 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the BMW R 1250 GS Adventure comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 1043.0 cc1254.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 44
Max Power 118 bhp @ 9000 rpm134 bhp @ 7750 rpm
Max Torque 102 Nm @ 7500 rpm143 Nm @ 6250 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 4N/A
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionElectronic Intake Pipe Injection
Cooling System Liquid CooledAir/liquid-cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartElectric Start
Emission Standard BS VIN/A
Bore N/A102.5 mm
Emission control N/AClosed-loop 3-way catalytic converter, emission standard EU-4
Hubraum N/A1.254 ccm
Mixture control N/AElectronic intake pipe injection
Stroke N/A76 mm

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 21.0 L30.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/A4.0 L
Mileage 14.00 Km/l21.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/A
CO2 emission based on WMTC N/A110 g/km

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 255 kg268 kg
Length 2240 mm2270 mm
Width 895 mm980 mm
Height 1400 mm1460 mm
Wheelbase 1520 mm1504 mm
Ground Clearance 150 mmN/A
Seat Height 840 mm910 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet Multi-DiscOil Lubricated Clutch, Hydraulically Operated
Compression Ratio N/A12.5 : 1
Drive N/AShaft Drive
Gearbox N/AConstant Mesh 6-Speed Gearbox With Helical Gear Teeth
Maximum Speed N/AOver 200 km/h

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Twin-Tube, AluminiumN/A
Front Suspension 43 Mm Inverted Fork With Rebound Damping (right-side) And Spring Preload AdjustabilityBMW Telelever, Ø 37 Mm, Central Spring Strut
Rear Suspension Horizontal Back-Link, Gas-Charged, With Rebound Damping & Remote Spring Preload AdjustabilityCast Aluminum Single-sided Swing Arm With BMW Paralever; WAD Strut (travel-related Damping), Spring Pre-load Hydraulically Adjustable (continuously Variable) Via Handwheel, Rebound Damping Adjustable Via Handwheel
Castor N/A95.4 mm
Steering Head Angle N/A65.1°

Braking

Front Brake Type Dual DiscsDual Disc Brake, Floating Brake Discs, 4-piston Radial Calipers
Rear Brake Type DiscSingle Disc Brake, Double-piston Floating Caliper
Front Disc/Drum Size 310 mm305 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 250 mm276 mm
ABS N/ABMW Motorrad Integral ABS (part-integral), Disengageable

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsCross Spoke Wheels
Front Tyre 120/70ZR17M/C (58W)120/70 R 19
Rear Tyre 180/55ZR17M/C (73W)170/60 R 17

Electricals

Battery Maintenance Free12 V / 11.8 Ah, Maintenance-free
Headlight Bulb And Multi-Reflector TypeLED
Tail Light LEDLED
Alternator N/AThree-Phase Alternator (510 watts nominal power)

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalDigital
TachometerAnalogueDigital
Gear Indicatorcrosscross
Fuel Warning Indicatorticktick
Fuel Gaugeticktick
Low Oil Indicatorticktick
Low Battery Indicatorcrosstick
Pillion Seatticktick
Pillion Grabrailticktick
Engine Kill Switchticktick
Clockticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Countticktick
Pass Lightticktick
A Leaping Stancecross-
Adjustable Windscreentick-
Advanced Rear View With a 3D Appearancecross-
Compact And light Weight Enginecross-
Muffler Cover Sculpted To Enhance Agilitycross-
Sharper, Stronger And Compact Profilecross-
Swingarm Mounted Rear Fendercross-
Traction Control Systemcross-
TFT Rider Information Display With Connectivity-tick
HSC (Hill Start Control) -tick
ASC (Automatic Stability Control)-tick
ABS-tick

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

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