Kawasaki Z1000R Vs BMW R 1200 GS comparison

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Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 17.06 Lakh
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₹ 16.79 Lakh
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Compare Kawasaki Z1000R and BMW R 1200 GS

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Kawasaki Z1000R Vs BMW R 1200 GS on carandbike to make an informed buying decision as to which bike to buy in 2020. This comparison has been carried out on the basis of prices, engine specifications, mileage, and features of these two-wheelers.

Compare Price

The ex-showroom, New Delhi price of the BMW R 1200 GS starts at ₹ 15.85 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 19.05 Lakh for the fully-loaded model. On the other hand, the price of the base version of the Kawasaki Z1000R starts at ₹ 16.1 Lakh.

Compare Mileage

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the BMW R 1200 GS base engine returns 18 kmpl. The Kawasaki Z1000R base returns 15 kmpl.

Compare Engine

In the powertrain department, the BMW R 1200 GS gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Kawasaki Z1000R comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine CC
1043.0 cc
1170.0 cc
No Of Cylinder
4
2
Max Power
140 bhp @ 11000 rpm
125 bhp @ 7750 rpm
Max Torque
111 Nm @ 7300 rpm
125 Nm @ 6500 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder
4
4
Fuel Delivery
Fuel Injection
Electronic Intake Pipe Injection
Cooling System
Liquid-Cooled
Air/liquid-Cooled
Starting Mechanism
Self Start
Self Start
Fuel Tank Capacity
17.0 L
20.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity
N/A
4.0 L
Mileage
15.00 Kmpl
24.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range
N/A
N/A
Kerb Weight
221 kg
244 kg
Length
2045 mm
2207 mm
Width
790 mm
953 mm
Height
1055 mm
1412 mm
Wheelbase
1435 mm
1507 mm
Ground Clearance
125 mm
185 mm
Seat Height
815 mm
850 mm
No. Of Gears
6 Gears
6 Gears
Clutch
Wet, Multiplate
Oil Lubricated Clutch, Hydraulically Operated
Chassis Type
Aluminium Twin-tube
Two-section Frame, Front- And Bolted On Rear Frame, Load-bearing Engine
Front Suspension
41 Mm Inverted Fork With Stepless Compression And Rebound Damping And Spring Preload Adjustability
BMW Motorrad Telelever; Stanchion Diameter 37 Mm, Central Spring Strut
Rear Suspension
Ohlins Monoshock
Cast Aluminium Single-sided Swing Arm With BMW Motorrad Paralever
Front Brake Type
Dual Disc Brembo M50 Monobloc Callipers
Dual Disc
Rear Brake Type
Disc Brembo M50 Monobloc Callipers
Disc
Front Disc/Drum Size
310 mm
305 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size
250 mm
276 mm
Wheel Size
17 inches
19 inches
Wheel Type
Alloy Wheels
Alloy Wheels
Front Tyre
120/70ZR17M/C (58W)
120/70 R19
Rear Tyre
190/50ZR17M/C (73W)
170/60 R17
Battery
Maintenance Free
12 V / 11,8 Ah, Maintenance-free
Headlight
Bi-xenon Projector
H7 / LED
Tail Light
LED
LED
Speedometer
Digital
Analogue
Tachometer
Digital
Analogue
Gear Indicator
Fuel Warning Indicator
Fuel Gauge
Low Oil Indicator
Low Battery Indicator
Pillion Seat
Pillion Grabrail
Engine Kill Switch
Clock
Tripmeter Type
Digital
Digital
Tripmeter Count
Pass Light
33 Dia Big Front Forks
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Classic LED Tail Lamp
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Ergonomic Handlebar For Wide Open Chest Feeling
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Imposing Front Fascia
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Premium Instrument Panel With Color Changing LEDs
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Premium Textured Seats
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5 Double Spoke Aluminium Cast Design & Dust Cover
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All New 150cc DTS-I Engine
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Pumped-up Fuel Tank
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Removable Cowl To Make A 2-Seater Bike
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