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Kawasaki Z900 Vs Yamaha MT-09 Vs Indian Chief Dark Horse comparison

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Kawasaki Z900 Vs Yamaha MT-09 Vs Indian Chief Dark Horse Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Z900 Vs MT-09 Vs Chief Dark Horse 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 MT-09 Vs Chief Dark Horse – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Indian Chief Dark Horse in New Delhi starts at ₹ 18.81 Lakh. On the other hand, Yamaha MT-09 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 10.55 Lakh Lastly, the Kawasaki Z900 starts at ₹ 7.99 Lakh.

SummaryKawasaki Z900Yamaha MT-09Indian Chief Dark Horse
Price₹ 7.99 Lakh₹ 10.55 Lakh₹ 18.81 Lakh
ManufacturerKawasakiYamahaIndian
Body TypeSportsSportsCruiser
Mileage15.00 Kmpl19.00 Kmpl20.00 Kmpl
Power123.00 bhp113.40 bhp100.00 bhp
Engine948.0 CC847.0 CC1811.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

Z900 Vs MT-09 Vs Chief Dark Horse – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Indian Chief Dark Horse base engine returns 20 Kmpl. The Yamaha MT-09 base returns 19 Kmpl. The Kawasaki Z900 basic model, on the other hand, gives 15 Kmpl.

Z900 Vs MT-09 Vs Chief Dark Horse – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Indian Chief Dark Horse gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Yamaha MT-09 comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the Kawasaki Z900 is offered in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 948.0 cc847.0 cc1811.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 432
Max Power 123 bhp @ 9500 rpm113.4 bhp @ 10000 rpm100 bhp @ 3000 rpm
Max Torque 98.6 Nm @ 7700 rpm87.5 Nm @ 8500 rpm138.9 Nm @ 2600 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 444
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionFuel InjectionClosed Loop Fuel Injection
Cooling System Liquid CooledLiquid CooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf StartSelf Start
Bore x stroke 73.4 x 56.0 mmN/AN/A
Compression 11.8:1N/AN/A
Emission Standard BS VIN/AN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 17.0 L14.0 L20.8 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/A3.4 LN/A
Mileage 15.00 Kmpl19.00 Kmpl20.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 208 kg193 kg357 kg
Length 2070 mm2075 mm2630 mm
Width 825 mm815 mm1000 mm
Height 1080 mm1120 mm1176 mm
Wheelbase 1455 mm1440 mm1730 mm
Ground Clearance 145 mm135 mm140 mm
Seat Height 820 mm820 mm660 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet, Multi-DiscWet, Multiple DiscWet, Multi-Plate

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Trellis, High-tensile SteelDiamondSplit Dual Exhaust W/ Cross-over
Front Suspension ø41 Mm Inverted Fork With Rebound Damping And Spring Preload Adjustability/120 MmTelescopic ForksTelescopic Fork/4.7 In (119 Mm)
Rear Suspension Horizontal Back-link With Rebound Damping And Spring Preload Adjustability/140 MmSwingarm, (Link Type Suspension)Single Shock / 3.7 In (94 Mm)

Braking

Front Brake Type Dual DiscsHydraulic Dual DiscDual Disc
Rear Brake Type DiscHydraulic Single DiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 300 mm298 mm300 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 250 mm245 mm300 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches17 inches16 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 120/70ZR17M/C (58W)120/70ZR17M/C(58W) (Tubeless) 130/90B16 73H
Rear Tyre 180/55ZR17M/C (73W)180/55ZR17M/C(73W) (Tubeless)180/65B16 81H

Electricals

Battery Maintenance FreeMaintenance FreeMaintenance Free
Headlight Bulb And Multi-Reflector TypeLEDHalogen Bulb
Tail Light LEDLEDLED

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalDigitalAnalogue
TachometerDigitalDigitalDigital
Gear Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickticktick
Low Battery Indicatortickticktick
Pillion Seatticktickcross
Pillion Grabrailcrosscrosscross
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Clocktickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
ABStick--
Integrated Riding Modestick--
Power Mode Selectiontick--
Smartphone Connectivitytick--
A Leaping Stance-tick-
Advanced Rear View With a 3D Appearance-tick-
Compact And light Weight Engine-tick-
Muffler Cover Sculpted To Enhance Agility-tick-
Sharper, Stronger And Compact Profile-tick-
Swingarm Mounted Rear Fender-tick-
Traction Control System-tick-
30-Litre Fuel Tank--cross
Full Led Headlamp--cross
The New Multistrada 1200 Enduro Takes Travel Into a New Domain--cross

Additonal Features

Electric startercross--

Key Features

Competitor of Kawasaki Z900

Competitor of Yamaha MT-09

Competitor of Indian Chief Dark Horse

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