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Kawasaki Vulcan S Vs Hyosung Aquila Pro650 Vs Ducati Monster 1200 comparison


Kawasaki Vulcan S Vs Hyosung Aquila Pro650 Vs Ducati Monster 1200 Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Vulcan S Vs Aquila Pro650 Vs Monster 1200 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.

Vulcan S Vs Aquila Pro650 Vs Monster 1200 – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Ducati Monster 1200 in New Delhi starts at ₹ 20.1 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 24.73 Lakh for the fully-loaded model. On the other hand, Hyosung Aquila Pro650 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 5.55 Lakh Lastly, the Kawasaki Vulcan S starts at ₹ 5.79 Lakh.

SummaryKawasaki Vulcan SHyosung Aquila Pro650Ducati Monster 1200
Price₹ 5.79 Lakh₹ 5.55 Lakh₹ 20.1 Lakh
Body TypeCruiserCruiserSports
Mileage23.00 Kmpl18.00 Kmpl15.00 Kmpl
Power60.00 bhp75.20 bhp145.00 bhp
Engine649.0 CC647.0 CC1198.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

Vulcan S Vs Aquila Pro650 Vs Monster 1200 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Ducati Monster 1200 base engine returns 15 Kmpl. The Hyosung Aquila Pro650 base returns 18 Kmpl. The Kawasaki Vulcan S basic model, on the other hand, gives 23 Kmpl.

Vulcan S Vs Aquila Pro650 Vs Monster 1200 – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Ducati Monster 1200 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Hyosung Aquila Pro650 comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the Kawasaki Vulcan S is offered in bhp Petrol engine.


Engine CC 649.0 cc647.0 cc1198.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 222
Max Power 60 bhp @ 7500 rpm75.2 bhp @ 9000 rpm145 bhp @ 9250 rpm
Max Torque 63.4 Nm @ 6600 rpm62.1 Nm @ 7500 rpm124 Nm @ 7750 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 444
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionFuel InjectionElectronic Fuel Injection
Cooling System Liquid CooledLiquid CooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf StartSelf Start
Bore x stroke 83.0 x 60.0 mmN/AN/A
Compression 10.8 : 1N/AN/A
Emission Standard BS VIN/AN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 14.0 L16.0 L16.5 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/AN/AN/A
Mileage 23.00 Kmpl18.00 Kmpl15.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 235 kg240 kg213 kg
Length 2310 mm2330 mm2124 mm
Width 855 mm840 mm845 mm
Height 1090 mm1150 mm1125 mm
Wheelbase 1575 mm1670 mm1485 mm
Ground Clearance 130 mm140 mmN/A
Seat Height 705 mm690 mm795 mm


No. Of Gears 6 Gears5 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet, Multi-discWet MultiplateSlipper And Self-servo Wet Multiplate Clutch With Hydraulic Control

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Perimeter, High-tensile SteelPerimeter CradleTubular Steel Trellis Frame
Front Suspension ø41 Mm Telescopic Fork/130 MmTelescopic43 Mm Kayaba Fully Adjustable USD Fork
Rear Suspension Offset Laydown Single-shock, Linkage Equipped, With Adjustable Preload/80 MmHydraulic Double Shock AbsorberProgressive Linkage With Sachs Fully Adjustable Monoshock, Aluminium Single-sided Swingarm


Front Brake Type Single DiscHydraulic Double DiscDual Disc
Rear Brake Type Single DiscHydraulic Single DiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 300 mm300 mm320 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 250 mm270 mm245 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 18 inches18 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 120/70 R18 M/C 59H120/70-ZR 18 59WPirelli Diablo Rosso III 120/70 ZR17
Rear Tyre 160/60 R17 M/C 69H180/55-ZR 17 73WPirelli Diablo Rosso III 190/55 ZR17


Battery Maintenance FreeMaintenance FreeMaintenance Free
Headlight Bulb And Reflector TypeHalogenBulb

Standard Features

Gear Indicatortickcrosstick
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickticktick
Low Battery Indicatortickticktick
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailcrosstickcross
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
220mm Of Ground Clearancecross--
Comes with An Optimized Handlebarcross--
Comprehensive Instrument Clustercross--
Dual Channel ABScross--
External Cooling System For The Crankcase Oilcross--
Heat Management Technologycross--
Large disc brakestick--
Large-Volume Bodywork & Adventure-Style Designcross--
Linkage-equipped offset laydown single-shocktick--
Long wheelbasetick--
Long-Travel Suspensioncross--
Powerful Parallel Twin Enginecross--
Relaxed, foot-forward riding positiontick--
Silencer Increases Water Wading Abilitycross--
Under-engine mufflertick--
5-Speed Constant Mesh-tick-
EfiFuel System-tick-
High-performance Brembo Brake System-cross-
Hydraulic Disc Brakes-tick-
Power Modes-cross-
V-Twin 650cc Engine-tick-
Öhlins electronic steering damper-cross-
Easily-Legible Crimson-Lit Instrument Cluster--cross
Efficient Disc Brake For Split Second Braking--cross
Premium Quality Comfortable Split Seat--cross

Additonal Features

Assist & Slipper Clutchcross--
Himalayan Comes with 15-Liter Fuel Tankcross--
Aluminium twin-spar frame-cross-
BFRC lite-cross-
Kawasaki Engine Brake Control-cross-
KCMF (Kawasaki Cornering Management Function)-cross-
KQS (Kawasaki Quick Shifter-Dual Direction)-cross-
S-KTRC (Sport-Kawasaki Traction Control)-cross-

Key Features

Competitor of Kawasaki Vulcan S

Competitor of Hyosung Aquila Pro650

Competitor of Ducati Monster 1200

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