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Kawasaki Versys 650 Vs BMW R 1250 GS comparison

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Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 6.79 Lakh
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₹ 20.45 Lakh
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Overview

Kawasaki Versys 650 Vs BMW R 1250 GS Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Versys 650 Vs R 1250 GS 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 1250 GS – 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 1250 GS price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 20.45 Lakh.

SummaryKawasaki Versys 650BMW R 1250 GS
Price₹ 6.79 Lakh₹ 20.45 Lakh
ManufacturerKawasakiBMW
Body TypeSportsOff Road
Mileage20.00 Km/l21.00 Km/l
Power65.00 bhp134.00 bhp
Engine649.0 CC1254.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol

Versys 650 Vs R 1250 GS – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Kawasaki Versys 650 base engine returns 20 Km/l. The BMW R 1250 GS base returns 21 Km/l.

Versys 650 Vs R 1250 GS – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Kawasaki Versys 650 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the BMW R 1250 GS comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 649.0 cc1254.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 22
Max Power 65 bhp @ 8500 rpm134 bhp @ 7750 rpm
Max Torque 61 Nm @ 7000 rpm143 Nm @ 6250 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 44
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionElectronic Intake Pipe Injection
Cooling System Liquid CooledAir/liquid-cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartElectric Start

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 21.0 L20.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/A4.0 L
Mileage 20.00 Km/l21.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 216 kg249 kg
Length 2165 mm2207 mm
Width 840 mm953 mm
Height 1400 mm1430 mm
Wheelbase 1415 mm1525 mm
Ground Clearance 170 mm185 mm
Seat Height 840 mm870 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet MultiplateMultiplate Wet Clutch, Hydraulically Operated

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Diamond, High-Tensile SteelTwo Section Frame, Front - And Bolted On Rear Frame, Load Bearing Engine
Front Suspension ø41 Mm Inverted Telescopic Fork With Adjustable Rebound Damping (right-side) And Adjustable Preload (left-side)/ 150 MmBMW Telelever, Ø 37 Mm, Central Spring Strut
Rear Suspension Offset Laydown Single-shock With Remote Spring Preload Adjustability/145 MmCast 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

Braking

Front Brake Type Dual DiscsDual Floating Disc Brakes
Rear Brake Type DiscSingle Disc Brake
Front Disc/Drum Size 300 mm305 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 250 mm276 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsCast Aluminum Wheels
Front Tyre 120/70ZR17M/C (58W)120/70 R 19
Rear Tyre 160/60ZR17M/C (69W)170/60 R 17

Electricals

Battery Maintenance Free12 V / 11.8 Ah, Maintenance-free
Headlight Bulb And Multi-Reflector TypeLED
Tail Light LEDLED

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalDigital
TachometerAnalogueDigital
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
ABScross-
Adjustable Windscreentick-
Heat Management To Contributing To Rider Comforttick-
Inverted Front Forktick-
2 position Adjustable seat height-cross
ABS and Switchable Traction Control-cross
Adjustable WP front and rear suspension-cross
All LED lighting including signature daytime running lights (DRL)-cross
Brembo Monobloc Front Brake Calipers-cross
Ducati Multimedia System (DMS) Ready-cross
Ducati Safety Pack-cross
Engine Protection Bars-cross
Full colour 5” TFT display instruments-cross
Full Led Headlamp-cross
On Board Computer-cross
Riding Modes-cross
Torque Assist Hydraulic Clutch-cross
Updated Cruise Control-cross
Vehicle Hold Control (VHC)-cross

Additonal Features

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

Key Features

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