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Kawasaki Versys 1000 Vs Harley-Davidson Heritage Softail Classic comparison

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Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 11.19 Lakh
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₹ 19.71 Lakh
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Overview

Kawasaki Versys 1000 Vs Harley-Davidson Heritage Softail Classic Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Versys 1000 Vs Heritage Softail Classic 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 Heritage Softail Classic – 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, Harley-Davidson Heritage Softail Classic price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 19.71 Lakh.

SummaryKawasaki Versys 1000Harley-Davidson Heritage Softail Classic
Price₹ 11.19 Lakh₹ 19.71 Lakh
ManufacturerKawasakiHarley-Davidson
Body TypeCruiserCruiser
Mileage14.00 Km/l15.00 Km/l
Power118.00 bhp65.00 bhp
Engine1043.0 CC1745.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol

Versys 1000 Vs Heritage Softail Classic – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Kawasaki Versys 1000 base engine returns 14 Km/l. The Harley-Davidson Heritage Softail Classic base returns 15 Km/l.

Versys 1000 Vs Heritage Softail Classic – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Kawasaki Versys 1000 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Harley-Davidson Heritage Softail Classic comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 1043.0 cc1745.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 42
Max Power 118 bhp @ 9000 rpm65 bhp @ 5500 rpm
Max Torque 102 Nm @ 7500 rpm144 Nm @ 3000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 44
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionElectronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI)
Cooling System Liquid CooledAir Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf Start
Emission Standard BS VIN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 21.0 L19.1 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/A3.3 L
Mileage 14.00 Km/l15.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 255 kg316 kg
Length 2240 mm2410 mm
Width 895 mm955 mm
Height 1400 mm1048 mm
Wheelbase 1520 mm1630 mm
Ground Clearance 150 mm120 mm
Seat Height 840 mm685 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet Multi-DiscWet Multiplate

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Twin-Tube, AluminiumMild Steel; Tubular Frame; Rectangular Section Bac
Front Suspension 43 Mm Inverted Fork With Rebound Damping (right-side) And Spring Preload AdjustabilityN/A
Rear Suspension Horizontal Back-Link, Gas-Charged, With Rebound Damping & Remote Spring Preload AdjustabilityN/A

Braking

Front Brake Type Dual DiscsDisc
Rear Brake Type DiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 310 mm300 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 250 mm292 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches16 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsSpoke Wheels
Front Tyre 120/70ZR17M/C (58W)130/90B16,53H,BW
Rear Tyre 180/55ZR17M/C (73W)150/80B16,77H,BW

Electricals

Battery Maintenance FreeMaintenance Free
Headlight Bulb And Multi-Reflector TypeLED
Tail Light LEDLED

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalAnalogue
TachometerAnalogueDigital
Gear Indicatorcrosstick
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
ABScross-
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-
9MB ABS Brakes-cross
Instrument Has Everything That Distinguishes A Genuine KTM-cross
Telescopic Fork Suspension -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-
Bosch Dual channel (with supermoto)-cross
Ergonomics Provides Plenty Of Space & Freedom Of Movement-cross
Silencer Is Positioned Close To The Bike'S Overall Centre Of Gravity-cross

Key Features

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

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