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Kawasaki Versys 650 Vs BMW R 1200 RT comparison

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Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 6.79 Lakh
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₹ 18.35 Lakh
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Kawasaki Versys 650 Vs BMW R 1200 RT Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Versys 650 Vs R 1200 RT 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 650 Vs R 1200 RT – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Kawasaki Versys 650 in New Delhi starts at ₹ 6.79 Lakh. On the other hand, BMW R 1200 RT price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 18.35 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 20.55 Lakh for range topping model.

SummaryKawasaki Versys 650BMW R 1200 RT
Price₹ 6.79 Lakh₹ 18.35 Lakh
ManufacturerKawasakiBMW
Body TypeSportsSports
Mileage20.00 Km/l20.00 Km/l
Power65.00 bhp123.00 bhp
Engine649.0 CC1170.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol

Versys 650 Vs R 1200 RT – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Kawasaki Versys 650 base engine returns 20 Km/l. The BMW R 1200 RT base returns 20 Km/l.

Versys 650 Vs R 1200 RT – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Kawasaki Versys 650 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the BMW R 1200 RT comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 649.0 cc1170.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 22
Max Power 65 bhp @ 8500 rpm123 bhp @ 7750 rpm
Max Torque 61 Nm @ 7000 rpm125 Nm @ 6500 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 44
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionElectronic Intake Pipe Injection
Cooling System Liquid CooledAir/liquid-cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf Start

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 21.0 L25.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/A4.0 L
Mileage 20.00 Km/l20.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 216 kg276 kg
Length 2165 mm2222 mm
Width 840 mm983 mm
Height 1400 mm1416 mm
Wheelbase 1415 mm1485 mm
Ground Clearance 170 mmN/A
Seat Height 840 mm805 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet MultiplateOil Lubricated Clutch, Hydraulically Operated

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Diamond, High-Tensile SteelTwo-section Frame Consisting Of Front And Rear Sections, Load-bearing Engine-gearbox Unit
Front Suspension ø41 Mm Inverted Telescopic Fork With Adjustable Rebound Damping (right-side) And Adjustable Preload (left-side)/ 150 MmBMW Motorrad Telelever; Stanchion Diameter 37 Mm, Central Spring Strut
Rear Suspension Offset Laydown Single-shock With Remote Spring Preload Adjustability/145 MmCast 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

Braking

Front Brake Type Dual DiscsDual Disc
Rear Brake Type DiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 300 mm320 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 250 mm276 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 120/70ZR17M/C (58W)120/70 ZR 17
Rear Tyre 160/60ZR17M/C (69W)180/55 ZR 17

Electricals

Battery Maintenance Free12V / 16Ah, Maintenance-free
Headlight Bulb And Multi-Reflector TypeHalogen
Tail Light LEDLED

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalAnalogue
TachometerAnalogueAnalogue
Gear Indicatorticktick
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
Adjustable Windscreentick-
Heat Management To Contributing To Rider Comforttick-
Inverted Front Forktick-

Additonal Features

Compact, Quick-Revving Engine With Stronger Low-Mid Rangetick-
Slimmer Lighter-Handling Chassistick-

Key Features

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