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Kawasaki Z1000 Vs BMW R 1200 GS comparison

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Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 15.1 Lakh
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₹ 15.85 Lakh
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Overview

Kawasaki Z1000 Vs BMW R 1200 GS Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Z1000 Vs R 1200 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.

Z1000 Vs R 1200 GS – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the BMW R 1200 GS in New Delhi starts at ₹ 15.85 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 19.05 Lakh for the fully-loaded model. On the other hand, Kawasaki Z1000 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 15.1 Lakh.

SummaryKawasaki Z1000BMW R 1200 GS
Price₹ 15.1 Lakh₹ 15.85 Lakh
ManufacturerKawasakiBMW
Body TypeSportsOff Road
Mileage15.00 Kmpl24.00 Kmpl
Power140.00 bhp125.00 bhp
Engine1043.0 CC1170.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol

Z1000 Vs R 1200 GS – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the BMW R 1200 GS base engine returns 18 Kmpl. The Kawasaki Z1000 base returns 15 Kmpl.

Z1000 Vs R 1200 GS – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the BMW R 1200 GS gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Kawasaki Z1000 comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 1043.0 cc1170.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 42
Max Power 140 bhp @ 11000 rpm125 bhp @ 7750 rpm
Max Torque 111 Nm @ 7300 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 17.0 L20.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/A4.0 L
Mileage 15.00 Kmpl24.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range N/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 221 kg244 kg
Length 2045 mm2207 mm
Width 790 mm953 mm
Height 1055 mm1412 mm
Wheelbase 1435 mm1507 mm
Ground Clearance 125 mm185 mm
Seat Height 815 mm850 mm

Transmission

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

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Aluminium Twin-TubeTwo-section Frame, Front- And Bolted On Rear Frame, Load-bearing Engine
Front Suspension 41 Mm Inverted Fork With Stepless Compression & Rebound Damping & Spring Preload AdjustabilityBMW Motorrad Telelever; Stanchion Diameter 37 Mm, Central Spring Strut
Rear Suspension Horizontal Back-link, Gas-charged, With Stepless Rebound Damping And Preload AdjustabilityCast Aluminium Single-sided Swing Arm With BMW Motorrad Paralever

Braking

Front Brake Type Dual DiscsDual Disc
Rear Brake Type DiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 310 mm305 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 250 mm276 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches19 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 120/70ZR17M/C (58W)120/70 R19
Rear Tyre 190/50ZR17M/C (73W)170/60 R17

Electricals

Battery Maintenance Free12 V / 11,8 Ah, Maintenance-free
Headlight Bi-xenon ProjectorH7 / LED
Tail Light LEDLED

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalAnalogue
TachometerDigitalAnalogue
Gear Indicatorcrosstick
Fuel Warning Indicatorticktick
Fuel Gaugeticktick
Low Oil Indicatorticktick
Low Battery Indicatorcrosstick
Pillion Seatticktick
Pillion Grabrailcrosstick
Engine Kill Switchticktick
Clockticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Countticktick
Pass Lightticktick
A Leaping Stancecross-
Advanced Rear View With a 3D Appearancecross-
Compact And light Weight Enginecross-
Intoxicating Intake Howltick-
Muffler Cover Sculpted To Enhance Agilitycross-
Sharper, Stronger And Compact Profilecross-
Swingarm Mounted Rear Fendercross-
Traction Control Systemcross-
i3S Technology - Saves Fuel Every Time You Stop-cross
LED Tail-Lights-cross
Most Powerful Engine 125cc - Smooth Ride & Take on Inclines with Ease-cross
Muscular and Sporty Design - Experience an Irresistible Ride-cross
Wider Rear Tyre-cross

Additonal Features

1,043 Cm3 Liquid-Cooled, 4-Stroke In-Line Fourtick-
Aluminium Twin-Tube Frametick-
New For 2016 Is The Addition Of An Assist And Slipper Clutchtick-
SFF-BP (Separate Function Fork)tick-

Key Features

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