Kawasaki Z1000R Vs BMW R 1200 RS comparison

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BMW R 1200 RS
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 17.06 Lakh
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₹ 17.37 Lakh
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Compare Kawasaki Z1000R and BMW R 1200 RS

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Kawasaki Z1000R Vs BMW R 1200 RS 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.

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The ex-showroom, New Delhi price of the BMW R 1200 RS starts at ₹ 15.55 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 16.55 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.

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As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the BMW R 1200 RS base engine returns 20 kmpl. The Kawasaki Z1000R base returns 15 kmpl.

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In the powertrain department, the BMW R 1200 RS 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
123 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
18.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity
N/A
4.0 L
Mileage
15.00 Kmpl
20.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range
N/A
N/A
Kerb Weight
221 kg
236 kg
Length
2045 mm
2202 mm
Width
790 mm
925 mm
Height
1055 mm
1250 mm
Wheelbase
1435 mm
1527 mm
Ground Clearance
125 mm
N/A
Seat Height
815 mm
820 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
Telescopic Upside-Down Fork; Stanchion Diameter 45 Mm
Rear Suspension
Ohlins Monoshock
Cast Aluminium Single-sided Swing Arm With BMW Motorrad Paralever; WAD Strut (travel-related Damping), Spring Pre-load Hydraulically Adjustable (continuously Variable) At Handwheel, Rebound Damping Adjustable At Handwheel
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
320 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size
250 mm
276 mm
Wheel Size
17 inches
17 inches
Wheel Type
Alloy Wheels
Alloy Wheels
Front Tyre
120/70ZR17M/C (58W)
120/70 ZR 17
Rear Tyre
190/50ZR17M/C (73W)
180/55 ZR 17
Battery
Maintenance Free
12V / 12Ah, Maintenance-free
Headlight
Bi-xenon Projector
Halogen
Tail Light
LED
LED
Speedometer
Digital
Digital
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
ABS
High-performance Brembo Brake System
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Power Modes
-
Öhlins electronic steering damper
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Aluminium twin-spar frame
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BFRC lite
-
Kawasaki Engine Brake Control
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KCMF (Kawasaki Cornering Management Function)
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KQS (Kawasaki Quick Shifter-Dual Direction)
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S-KTRC (Sport-Kawasaki Traction Control)
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