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Kawasaki Z900RS Vs BMW R 1200 R comparison

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Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 15.7 Lakh
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Kawasaki Z900RS Vs BMW R 1200 R Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Z900RS 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.

Z900RS Vs R 1200 R – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the BMW R 1200 R in New Delhi starts at ₹ 15.05 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 15.65 Lakh for the fully-loaded model. On the other hand, Kawasaki Z900RS price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 15.7 Lakh.

SummaryKawasaki Z900RSBMW R 1200 R
Price₹ 15.7 Lakh₹ 15.05 Lakh
ManufacturerKawasakiBMW
Body TypeSportsSports
Mileage20.00 Km/l20.00 Km/l
Power109.00 bhp123.00 bhp
Engine948.0 CC1170.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol

Z900RS Vs R 1200 R – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the BMW R 1200 R base engine returns 20 Km/l. The Kawasaki Z900RS base returns 20 Km/l.

Z900RS Vs R 1200 R – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the BMW R 1200 R gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Kawasaki Z900RS comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 948.0 cc1170.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 42
Max Power 109 bhp @ 8500 rpm123 bhp @ 7750 rpm
Max Torque 98.5 Nm @ 6500 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

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 17.0 L18.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/A4.0 L
Mileage 20.00 Km/l20.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 215 kg232 kg
Length 2100 mm2165 mm
Width 865 mm880 mm
Height 1150 mm1300 mm
Wheelbase 1470 mm1515 mm
Ground Clearance 130 mmN/A
Seat Height 835 mm790 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet MultiplateOil 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 Compression And Rebound Damping And Spring Preload Adjustability / 120 MmTelescopic Upside-Down Fork; Stanchion Diameter 45 Mm
Rear Suspension Horizontal Back-link, Gas-charged Shock 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 Semi-floating 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 120/70ZR17 M/C (58W)120/70 ZR 17
Rear Tyre 180/55ZR17 M/C (73W)180/55 ZR 17

Electricals

Battery Maintenance Free12V / 12Ah, Maintenance-free
Headlight LEDLED
Tail Light LEDLED

Standard Features

SpeedometerAnalogueDigital
TachometerAnalogueAnalogue
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
ABScrosscross
ABS and Traction Controltick-
Adjustable Windscreencross-
Dual-Dial Instrumentation with Multi-Function LCDtick-
Kawasaki’s First Tuned Exhaust Notetick-
LED Headlamptick-
Low Center Of Gravitycross-
3-level Bosch ABS-cross
8-level Ducati Traction Control-cross
Adjustable Windshield-cross
Ducati Multimedia System-cross
Ducati Safety Pack-cross
Ducati Traction Control-cross
Full-LCD Instrument Panel-cross
Headlight with DRL Function-cross
Integrated Blinkers As A Special Feature The RC-cross
Pillion Ride Seat -cross
Ride By Wire-cross
Thin Tail Fitting Perfectly Into The Pure Racing Look-cross

Additonal Features

Electronic Throttle Valvescross-
Handy power sourcecross-
Assist & Slipper Clutchcross-
Electronic Cruise Controlcross-
High-Class Instrumentationcross-
Horizontal Back-Link Rear Suspensiontick-
KCMF (Kawasaki Cornering Management Function)cross-
KIBS (Kawasaki Intelligent anti-lock Brake System)cross-
KTRC (Kawasaki Traction Control)cross-
Radial-Mount Front Brake Caliperscross-
Sharp, Sporty Stylingcross-
Twin LED Headlampscross-
100% Digital LCD Display-cross
A Brand New Steel Fuel Tank With 9.5L Capacity-cross
Handlebar Is Combined With Advanced Control-cross
Headlight Opening A New Direction For KTM Style-cross
KTM RC 200 High-Quality Upside-Down Fork-cross
Triple Clamps Are Eye-Catchers & Together-cross
Windshield Design For Rider’S Chest And Arms-cross

Key Features

FULLY ADJUSTABLE SUSPENSIONcross-
POWERFUL V-TWINcross-
PRECISE,AGILE HANDLINGcross-
RACE-INSPIRED DESIGNcross-

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