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Kawasaki Z900 Vs BMW R 1200 R comparison

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Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 7.99 Lakh
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₹ 15.05 Lakh
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Overview

Kawasaki Z900 Vs BMW R 1200 R Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Z900 Vs R 1200 R 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.

Z900 Vs R 1200 R – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Kawasaki Z900 in New Delhi starts at ₹ 7.99 Lakh. On the other hand, BMW R 1200 R price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 15.05 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 15.65 Lakh for range topping model.

SummaryKawasaki Z900BMW R 1200 R
Price₹ 7.99 Lakh₹ 15.05 Lakh
ManufacturerKawasakiBMW
Body TypeSportsSports
Mileage15.00 Km/l20.00 Km/l
Power123.00 bhp123.00 bhp
Engine948.0 CC1170.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol

Z900 Vs R 1200 R – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Kawasaki Z900 base engine returns 15 Km/l. The BMW R 1200 R base returns 20 Km/l.

Z900 Vs R 1200 R – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Kawasaki Z900 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the BMW R 1200 R comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 948.0 cc1170.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 42
Max Power 123 bhp @ 9500 rpm123 bhp @ 7750 rpm
Max Torque 98.6 Nm @ 7700 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
Bore x stroke 73.4 x 56.0 mmN/A
Compression 11.8:1N/A
Emission Standard BS VIN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 17.0 L18.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/A4.0 L
Mileage 15.00 Km/l20.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 208 kg232 kg
Length 2070 mm2165 mm
Width 825 mm880 mm
Height 1080 mm1300 mm
Wheelbase 1455 mm1515 mm
Ground Clearance 145 mmN/A
Seat Height 820 mm790 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet, Multi-DiscOil Lubricated Clutch, Hydraulically Operated

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Trellis, High-tensile SteelTwo-section Frame, Front- And Bolted On Rear Frame, Load-bearing Engine
Front Suspension ø41 Mm Inverted Fork With Rebound Damping And Spring Preload Adjustability/120 MmTelescopic Upside-Down Fork; Stanchion Diameter 45 Mm
Rear Suspension Horizontal Back-link With Rebound Damping And Spring Preload Adjustability/140 MmCast 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

Braking

Front Brake Type Dual DiscsDual Disc
Rear Brake Type DiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 300 mm320 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 250 mm276 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 120/70ZR17M/C (58W)120/70 ZR 17
Rear Tyre 180/55ZR17M/C (73W)180/55 ZR 17

Electricals

Battery Maintenance Free12V / 12Ah, Maintenance-free
Headlight Bulb And Multi-Reflector TypeLED
Tail Light LEDLED

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalDigital
TachometerDigitalAnalogue
Gear Indicatorticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatorticktick
Fuel Gaugeticktick
Low Oil Indicatorticktick
Low Battery Indicatorticktick
Pillion Seatticktick
Pillion Grabrailcrosstick
Engine Kill Switchticktick
Clockticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Countticktick
Pass Lightticktick
A Leaping Stancecross-
ABStick-
Advanced Rear View With a 3D Appearancecross-
Compact And light Weight Enginecross-
Integrated Riding Modestick-
Muffler Cover Sculpted To Enhance Agilitycross-
Power Mode Selectiontick-
Sharper, Stronger And Compact Profilecross-
Smartphone Connectivitytick-
Swingarm Mounted Rear Fendercross-
Traction Control Systemcross-
Modes: Tour, Urban, Gravel, Off-Road, User 1 And User 2-cross

Additonal Features

6.5-inch TFT Touchscreen -cross
Bluetooth Smartphone/Audio Connectivity-cross
Easy Control Of Navigation-cross

Key Features

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