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KTM 790 Duke Vs Kawasaki Z1000 Vs BMW S 1000 R comparison

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KTM 790 Duke Vs Kawasaki Z1000 Vs BMW S 1000 R Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the 790 Duke Vs Z1000 Vs S 1000 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.

790 Duke Vs Z1000 Vs S 1000 R – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the BMW S 1000 R in New Delhi starts at ₹ 16.7 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 18.5 Lakh for the fully-loaded model. On the other hand, Kawasaki Z1000 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 15.1 Lakh Lastly, the KTM 790 Duke starts at ₹ 8.64 Lakh.

SummaryKTM 790 DukeKawasaki Z1000BMW S 1000 R
Price₹ 8.64 Lakh₹ 15.1 Lakh₹ 16.7 Lakh
ManufacturerKTMKawasakiBMW
Body TypeSportsSportsSports
Mileage22.72 Kmpl15.00 Kmpl21.00 Kmpl
Power103.00 bhp140.00 bhp163.00 bhp
Engine799.0 CC1043.0 CC999.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

790 Duke Vs Z1000 Vs S 1000 R – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the BMW S 1000 R base engine returns 21 Kmpl. The Kawasaki Z1000 base returns 15 Kmpl. The KTM 790 Duke basic model, on the other hand, gives 23 Kmpl.

790 Duke Vs Z1000 Vs S 1000 R – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the BMW S 1000 R gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Kawasaki Z1000 comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the KTM 790 Duke is offered in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 799.0 cc1043.0 cc999.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 244
Max Power 103 bhp @ rpm140 bhp @ 11000 rpm163 bhp @ 11000 rpm
Max Torque 87 Nm @ rpm111 Nm @ 7300 rpm114 Nm @ 9250 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 444
Fuel Delivery Fuel Injection SystemFuel InjectionElectronic Fuel Injection
Cooling System Liquid CooledLiquid CooledWater/oil-Cooled
Starting Mechanism Electric StarterSelf StartSelf Start
Steering Head Angle 66 DegreeN/AN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 14.0 L17.0 L17.5 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/AN/A4.0 L
Mileage 22.70 Kmpl15.00 Kmpl21.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A
CO2 emission based on WMTC 102.9 g/kmN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 169 kg221 kg202 kg
Length 2145 mm2045 mm2057 mm
Width 760 mm790 mm845 mm
Height 800 mm1055 mm1228 mm
Wheelbase N/A1435 mm1439 mm
Ground Clearance 186 mm125 mmN/A
Seat Height 825 mm815 mm814 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch PASC™ Antihopping Clutch, Mechanically OperatedWet, MultiplateMultiplate Clutch In Oil Bath, Anti-hopping Clutch, Mechanically Controlled

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type N/AAluminium Twin-TubeAluminium Composite Bridge Frame, Partially Self-supporting Engine
Front Suspension WP Upside-down Ø 43 Mm41 Mm Inverted Fork With Stepless Compression & Rebound Damping & Spring Preload AdjustabilityUpside-down Telescopic Fork Ø 46 Mm, Compression And Rebound Stage Adjustable
Rear Suspension WP Shock Absorber With Preload AdjusterHorizontal Back-link, Gas-charged, With Stepless Rebound Damping And Preload AdjustabilityAluminium 2-sided Swing Arm, Rebound Damping Adjustable

Braking

Front Brake Type Four-piston Radial Fixed CalliperDual DiscsTwin Disc
Rear Brake Type Single-piston Floating Calliper, Brake DiscDiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 300 mm310 mm320 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 240 mm250 mm220 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches17 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy WheelsCast Aluminium Wheels
Front Tyre 110/70 X 17120/70ZR17M/C (58W)120/70 ZR 17
Rear Tyre 150/60 X 17190/50ZR17M/C (73W)190/55 ZR 17

Electricals

Battery 12VMaintenance Free12V / 9Ah, Maintenance-free
Headlight LEDBi-xenon ProjectorProjector
Tail Light LEDLEDLED

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalDigitalDigital
TachometerDigitalDigitalAnalogue
Gear Indicatortickcrosstick
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatorcrossticktick
Low Battery Indicatortickcrosstick
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailtickcrosscross
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Clockcrossticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
ABStick--
ABS and Switchable Traction Controlcross--
Brembo Brakescross--
DRL Headlightcross--
Lower Chain Guardcross--
On-Board Computercross--
Quickshiftercross--
Ride By Wirecross--
Riding Modescross--
Intoxicating Intake Howl-tickcross

Additonal Features

1,043 Cm3 Liquid-Cooled, 4-Stroke In-Line Four-tickcross
Aluminium Twin-Tube Frame-tickcross
New For 2016 Is The Addition Of An Assist And Slipper Clutch-tickcross
SFF-BP (Separate Function Fork)-tickcross

Key Features

Competitor of KTM 790 Duke

Competitor of Kawasaki Z1000

Competitor of BMW S 1000 R

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