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Kawasaki Z900RS Vs Yamaha MT-09 Vs Honda CB 1000R comparison


Kawasaki Z900RS Vs Yamaha MT-09 Vs Honda CB 1000R Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Z900RS Vs MT-09 Vs CB 1000R 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 MT-09 Vs CB 1000R – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Honda CB 1000R in New Delhi starts at ₹ 13.38 Lakh. On the other hand, Yamaha MT-09 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 10.55 Lakh Lastly, the Kawasaki Z900RS starts at ₹ 15.7 Lakh.

SummaryKawasaki Z900RSYamaha MT-09Honda CB 1000R
Price₹ 15.7 Lakh₹ 10.55 Lakh₹ 13.38 Lakh
Body TypeSportsSportsSports
Mileage20.00 Km/l19.00 Km/l16.00 Km/l
Power109.00 bhp113.40 bhp123.40 bhp
Engine948.0 CC847.0 CC998.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

Z900RS Vs MT-09 Vs CB 1000R – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Honda CB 1000R base engine returns 16 Km/l. The Yamaha MT-09 base returns 19 Km/l. The Kawasaki Z900RS basic model, on the other hand, gives 20 Km/l.

Z900RS Vs MT-09 Vs CB 1000R – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Honda CB 1000R gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Yamaha MT-09 comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the Kawasaki Z900RS is offered in bhp Petrol engine.


Engine CC 948.0 cc847.0 cc998.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 434
Max Power 109 bhp @ 8500 rpm113.4 bhp @ 10000 rpm123.4 bhp @ 10000 rpm
Max Torque 98.5 Nm @ 6500 rpm87.5 Nm @ 8500 rpm99 Nm @ 7750 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 444
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionFuel InjectionPGM - FI Electronic Fuel Injection
Cooling System Liquid CooledLiquid CooledLiquid-Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf StartSelf Start

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 17.0 L14.0 L17.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/A3.4 L4.0 L
Mileage 20.00 Km/l19.00 Km/l16.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 215 kg193 kg222 kg
Length 2100 mm2075 mm2105 mm
Width 865 mm815 mm805 mm
Height 1150 mm1120 mm1095 mm
Wheelbase 1470 mm1440 mm1445 mm
Ground Clearance 130 mm135 mm130 mm
Seat Height 835 mm820 mm825 mm


No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet MultiplateWet, Multiple DiscHydraulically Actuated Clutch

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Trellis, High-tensile SteelDiamondMono-backbono;cast Aluminium
Front Suspension ø41 Mm Inverted Fork With Compression And Rebound Damping And Spring Preload Adjustability / 120 MmTelescopic Forks43 Mm Inverted HMAS Cartridge ?type Telescopic Fork With Step Less Preload, Compression And Rebound Damping Adjustment, 120 Mm Axle Travel
Rear Suspension Horizontal Back-link, Gas-charged Shock With Rebound Damping And Spring Preload Adjustability /140 MmSwingarm, (Link Type Suspension)Monoshock With Gas -charged HMAS Damper Featuring 10 ? Step Preload, Compression And Rebound Damping Adjustment, 128 Mm Axle Travel


Front Brake Type Dual Semi-floating DiscsHydraulic Dual DiscHydraulic Disc With 4-piston Caliper
Rear Brake Type DiscHydraulic Single DiscHydraulic Disc With -piston Caliper
Front Disc/Drum Size 300 mm298 mm310 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 250 mm245 mm256 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches17 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 120/70ZR17 M/C (58W)120/70ZR17M/C(58W) (Tubeless) 120/70 ZR17M/C (58 W)
Rear Tyre 180/55ZR17 M/C (73W)180/55ZR17M/C(73W) (Tubeless)180/50 ZR17M/C (73 W)


Battery Maintenance FreeMaintenance Free12V 8.6AH
Headlight LEDLEDHalogen

Standard Features

Gear Indicatorticktickcross
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickticktick
Low Battery Indicatortickticktick
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailcrosscrosstick
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
ABS and Traction Controltick--
Beautiful Style & Sound cross--
Dual-Dial Instrumentation with Multi-Function LCDtick--
Finger Tip Controlscross--
Kawasaki’s First Tuned Exhaust Notetick--
LED DRL Headlightcross--
LED Headlamptick--
Torque Assist Clutch cross--
Traction Controlcross--
Twin Feature Clockscross--
A Leaping Stance-tickcross
Advanced Rear View With a 3D Appearance-tickcross
Compact And light Weight Engine-tickcross
Integrated Riding Modes-crosscross
Muffler Cover Sculpted To Enhance Agility-tickcross
Power Mode Selection-crosscross
Sharper, Stronger And Compact Profile-tickcross
Smartphone Connectivity-crosscross
Swingarm Mounted Rear Fender-tickcross
Traction Control System-tickcross

Additonal Features

Horizontal Back-Link Rear Suspensiontick--

Key Features

Competitor of Kawasaki Z900RS

Competitor of Yamaha MT-09

Competitor of Honda CB 1000R

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