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Kawasaki Z900 Vs KTM 790 Duke Vs Kawasaki Z900RS comparison

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Kawasaki Z900 Vs KTM 790 Duke Vs Kawasaki Z900RS Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Z900 Vs 790 Duke Vs Z900RS 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 790 Duke Vs Z900RS – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Kawasaki Z900 in New Delhi starts at ₹ 7.99 Lakh. On the other hand, Kawasaki Z900RS price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 15.7 Lakh Lastly, the KTM 790 Duke starts at ₹ 8.64 Lakh.

SummaryKawasaki Z900KTM 790 DukeKawasaki Z900RS
Price₹ 7.99 Lakh₹ 8.64 Lakh₹ 15.7 Lakh
ManufacturerKawasakiKTMKawasaki
Body TypeSportsSportsSports
Mileage15.00 Km/l22.72 Km/l20.00 Km/l
Power123.00 bhp103.00 bhp109.00 bhp
Engine948.0 CC799.0 CC948.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

Z900 Vs 790 Duke Vs Z900RS – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Kawasaki Z900 base engine returns 15 Km/l. The Kawasaki Z900RS base returns 20 Km/l. The KTM 790 Duke basic model, on the other hand, gives 23 Km/l.

Z900 Vs 790 Duke Vs Z900RS – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Kawasaki Z900 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Kawasaki Z900RS comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the KTM 790 Duke is offered in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 948.0 cc799.0 cc948.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 424
Max Power 123 bhp @ 9500 rpm103 bhp @ rpm109 bhp @ 8500 rpm
Max Torque 98.6 Nm @ 7700 rpm87 Nm @ rpm98.5 Nm @ 6500 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 444
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionFuel Injection SystemFuel Injection
Cooling System Liquid CooledLiquid CooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartElectric StarterSelf Start
Bore x stroke 73.4 x 56.0 mmN/AN/A
Compression 11.8:1N/AN/A
Emission Standard BS VIN/AN/A
Steering Head Angle N/A66 DegreeN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 17.0 L14.0 L17.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/AN/AN/A
Mileage 15.00 Km/l22.70 Km/l20.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A
CO2 emission based on WMTC N/A102.9 g/kmN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 208 kg169 kg215 kg
Length 2070 mm2145 mm2100 mm
Width 825 mm760 mm865 mm
Height 1080 mm800 mm1150 mm
Wheelbase 1455 mmN/A1470 mm
Ground Clearance 145 mm186 mm130 mm
Seat Height 820 mm825 mm835 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet, Multi-DiscPASC™ Antihopping Clutch, Mechanically OperatedWet Multiplate

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Trellis, High-tensile SteelN/ATrellis, High-tensile Steel
Front Suspension ø41 Mm Inverted Fork With Rebound Damping And Spring Preload Adjustability/120 MmWP Upside-down Ø 43 Mmø41 Mm Inverted Fork With Compression And Rebound Damping And Spring Preload Adjustability / 120 Mm
Rear Suspension Horizontal Back-link With Rebound Damping And Spring Preload Adjustability/140 MmWP Shock Absorber With Preload AdjusterHorizontal Back-link, Gas-charged Shock With Rebound Damping And Spring Preload Adjustability /140 Mm

Braking

Front Brake Type Dual DiscsFour-piston Radial Fixed CalliperDual Semi-floating Discs
Rear Brake Type DiscSingle-piston Floating Calliper, Brake DiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 300 mm300 mm300 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 250 mm240 mm250 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches17 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 120/70ZR17M/C (58W)110/70 X 17120/70ZR17 M/C (58W)
Rear Tyre 180/55ZR17M/C (73W)150/60 X 17180/55ZR17 M/C (73W)

Electricals

Battery Maintenance Free12VMaintenance Free
Headlight Bulb And Multi-Reflector TypeLEDLED
Tail Light LEDLEDLED

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalDigitalAnalogue
TachometerDigitalDigitalAnalogue
Gear Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickcrosstick
Low Battery Indicatortickticktick
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailcrosstickcross
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Clocktickcrosstick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
A Leaping Stancecross--
ABSticktickcross
Advanced Rear View With a 3D Appearancecross--
Compact And light Weight Enginecross--
Integrated Riding Modestickcross-
Muffler Cover Sculpted To Enhance Agilitycross--
Power Mode Selectiontickcross-
Sharper, Stronger And Compact Profilecross--
Smartphone Connectivitytickcross-
Swingarm Mounted Rear Fendercross--
Traction Control Systemcross--
ABS and Traction Control--tick
Beautiful Style & Sound --cross
Dual-Dial Instrumentation with Multi-Function LCD--tick
Finger Tip Controls--cross
Kawasaki’s First Tuned Exhaust Note--tick
LED DRL Headlight--cross
LED Headlamp--tick
Torque Assist Clutch --cross
Traction Control--cross
Twin Feature Clocks--cross

Additonal Features

Horizontal Back-Link Rear Suspension--tick

Key Features

Competitor of Kawasaki Z900

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Competitor of Kawasaki Z900RS

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