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Kawasaki Vulcan S Vs Kawasaki Ninja 650 Vs Kawasaki Z650 comparison

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Kawasaki Vulcan S Vs Kawasaki Ninja 650 Vs Kawasaki Z650 Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Vulcan S Vs Ninja 650 Vs Z650 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 Ninja 650 Vs Z650 – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Kawasaki Ninja 650 in New Delhi starts at ₹ 6.24 Lakh. On the other hand, Kawasaki Z650 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 5.94 Lakh Lastly, the Kawasaki Vulcan S starts at ₹ 5.79 Lakh.

SummaryKawasaki Vulcan SKawasaki Ninja 650Kawasaki Z650
Price₹ 5.79 Lakh₹ 6.24 Lakh₹ 5.94 Lakh
ManufacturerKawasakiKawasakiKawasaki
Body TypeCruiserSportsSports
Mileage23.00 Km/l21.00 Km/l18.00 Km/l
Power60.00 bhp67.30 bhp67.00 bhp
Engine649.0 CC649.0 CC649.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

Vulcan S Vs Ninja 650 Vs Z650 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Kawasaki Ninja 650 base engine returns 21 Km/l. The Kawasaki Z650 base returns 18 Km/l. The Kawasaki Vulcan S basic model, on the other hand, gives 23 Km/l.

Vulcan S Vs Ninja 650 Vs Z650 – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Kawasaki Ninja 650 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Kawasaki Z650 comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the Kawasaki Vulcan S is offered in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 649.0 cc649.0 cc649.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 222
Max Power 60 bhp @ 7500 rpm67.3 bhp @ 8000 rpm67 bhp @ 8000 rpm
Max Torque 63.4 Nm @ 6600 rpm64 Nm @ 6700 rpm64 Nm @ 6700 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 444
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionFuel InjectionFuel Injection
Cooling System Liquid CooledLiquid CooledWater 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 VIBS VIBS VI

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 14.0 L15.0 L16.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/AN/AN/A
Mileage 23.00 Km/l21.00 Km/l18.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 235 kg196 kg186 kg
Length 2310 mm2115 mm2110 mm
Width 855 mm740 mm770 mm
Height 1090 mm1145 mm1110 mm
Wheelbase 1575 mm1410 mm1410 mm
Ground Clearance 130 mm130 mm130 mm
Seat Height 705 mm790 mm805 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet, Multi-discSlipper And Self-servo Wet Multiplate ClutchWet Multiplate

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Perimeter, High-tensile SteelTrellis, High-tensile SteelPerimeter, High-Tensile Steel
Front Suspension ø41 Mm Telescopic Fork/130 Mmø41 Mm Telescopic Fork / 125 Mm41 Mm Telescopic Fork
Rear Suspension Offset Laydown Single-shock, Linkage Equipped, With Adjustable Preload/80 MmHorizontal Back-link With Adjustable Preload / 130 MmOffset Laydown Single-Shock With Adjustable Preload

Braking

Front Brake Type Single DiscDual Semi-floating Petal DiscsDual Discs
Rear Brake Type Single DiscDiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 300 mm300 mm300 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 250 mm220 mm220 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 18 inches17 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 120/70 R18 M/C 59H120/70-17 ZRI7M/C (58W)120/70ZR17M/C (58W)
Rear Tyre 160/60 R17 M/C 69H160/60-17 ZRI7M/C (69W)160/60ZR17M/C (69W)

Electricals

Battery Maintenance FreeMaintenance FreeMaintenance Free
Headlight Bulb And Reflector TypeBulb And Reflector TypeHalogen
Tail Light LEDLEDLED

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalDigitalDigital
TachometerAnalogueAnalogueDigital
Gear Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickticktick
Low Battery Indicatortickticktick
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailcrosscrosscross
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Clocktickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
Cruise Controlcross--
Large disc brakestick--
Linkage-equipped offset laydown single-shocktick--
Long wheelbasetick--
Relaxed, foot-forward riding positiontick--
Service Due Indicator cross--
Traction Controlcross--
Under-engine mufflertick--
Improved Windshield-tickcross
Smartphone Connectivity-tickcross
TFT Colour Instrumentation-tickcross
Elegant Design--cross
Fine-Atomising Injectors & Dual Throttle Valves--cross
Heat Management Technology--cross
Modern Instrumentation--cross
Ninja Styling--cross
World's Smallest ABS Unit--cross

Additonal Features

Dual Throttle Valves--cross
Race-Derived Clutch Technology & Smoother Shift Feel--cross

Key Features

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