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Suzuki Hayabusa Vs Harley-Davidson 1200 Custom Vs Kawasaki Ninja ZX-14R comparison


Suzuki Hayabusa Vs Harley-Davidson 1200 Custom Vs Kawasaki Ninja ZX-14R Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Hayabusa Vs 1200 Custom Vs Ninja ZX-14R 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.

Hayabusa Vs 1200 Custom Vs Ninja ZX-14R – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Kawasaki Ninja ZX-14R in New Delhi starts at ₹ 19.7 Lakh. On the other hand, Suzuki Hayabusa price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 16.4 Lakh Lastly, the Harley-Davidson 1200 Custom starts at ₹ 10.89 Lakh.

SummarySuzuki HayabusaHarley-Davidson 1200 CustomKawasaki Ninja ZX-14R
Price₹ 16.4 Lakh₹ 10.89 Lakh₹ 19.7 Lakh
Body TypeSportsCruiserSports
Mileage11.00 Km/l24.00 Km/l18.00 Km/l
Power187.00 bhpN/A197.00 bhp
Engine1340.0 CC1202.0 CC1441.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

Hayabusa Vs 1200 Custom Vs Ninja ZX-14R – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Kawasaki Ninja ZX-14R base engine returns 18 Km/l. The Suzuki Hayabusa base returns 11 Km/l. The Harley-Davidson 1200 Custom basic model, on the other hand, gives 24 Km/l.

Hayabusa Vs 1200 Custom Vs Ninja ZX-14R – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Kawasaki Ninja ZX-14R gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Suzuki Hayabusa comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the Harley-Davidson 1200 Custom is offered in bhp Petrol engine.


Engine CC 1340.0 cc1202.0 cc1441.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 424
Max Power 187 bhp @ 9700 rpmN/A197 bhp @ 10000 rpm
Max Torque 150 Nm @ 7000 rpm96 Nm @ 3500 rpm158.2 Nm @ 7500 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 4N/A4
Fuel Delivery Electronic InjectionElectronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI)Fuel Injection
Cooling System Liquid CooledAir CooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf StartSelf Start
Bore x stroke 81.0mm x 65.0mmN/AN/A
Compression 12.5:1 10:01N/A
Emission BS VIN/AN/A
Bore N/A 88.9 mmN/A
Emission Standard N/ABS VIN/A
Exhaust N/AChrome, staggered, shorty exhaust with dual mufflersN/A
Stroke N/A 96.8 mmN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 20.0 L17.0 L22.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 5.5 LN/AN/A
Mileage 11.00 Km/l24.00 Km/l18.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 266 kg268 kg269 kg
Length 2180 mm2225 mm2170 mm
Width 735 mm926 mm770 mm
Height 1165 mm1154 mm1170 mm
Wheelbase 1480 mm1530 mm1480 mm
Ground Clearance 125 mm105 mm125 mm
Seat Height 800 mm725 mm800 mm


No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet Multi-PlateN/AWet Multi-Disc

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Twin-sparN/AMonocoque, Aluminium
Front Suspension Inverted Telescopic, Coil Spring, Oil Damped39mm Forkø43 Mm Inverted Fork With Compression And Rebound Damping And Spring Preload Adjustability, And Top-out Springs / 117 Mm
Rear Suspension Link Type, Coil Spring, Oil DampedMonoshockBottom-Link Uni-Trak, Öhlins TTX39 Rear Shock With Piggyback Reservoir And Remote Preload Adjuster, Compression And Rebound Damping And Spring Preload Adjustability / 124 Mm


Front Brake Type Disc, Twin, ABSDiscDual Discs
Rear Brake Type Disc, ABSDiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 310 mm292 mm310 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 260 mm292 mm250 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches16 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsSpokeAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 120/70ZR17M/C, Tubeless130/90B16 73H120/70ZR17M/C (58W)
Rear Tyre 190/50ZR17M/C, Tubeless150/80B16 77H190/50ZR17M/C (73W)


Battery Maintenance Free12V DCMaintenance Free
Headlight ProjectorLEDBulb And Reflector Type

Standard Features

Gear Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickticktick
Low Battery Indicatortickticktick
Pillion Seatcrossticktick
Pillion Grabrailcrossticktick
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
17 Inch Orange Wheelscross--
Brand New Twin Headlightcross--
Integrated Blinkers As A Special Feature The RCcross--
Pillion Ride Seat cross--
Telescopic Forkcross--
Thin Tail Fitting Perfectly Into The Pure Racing Lookcross--
Closed Loop Exhaust System-tick-
Rear LED Lighting-tick-
Tach and Gear Indicator Readout-tick-
Advanced Electronic Riding Aids--tick

Additonal Features

100% Digital LCD Displaycross--
A Brand New Steel Fuel Tank With 9.5L Capacitycross--
Dual ABStick-cross
Handlebars & Switches Contributes To A Sporty & Aggressive Riding Positioncross--
High-Speed Stability & Light Handlingcross--
Kawasaki Original Silver-Mirror Paint cross--
Man-Machine Interface cross--
The Quest For Power, In-House-Designed Superchargercross--
Triple Clamps Are Eye-Catchers & Together With The Clip On Handlebarscross--
Increased Brake Force. Increased Controllability. Improved Touch--tick
Massive Acceleration. Civilised Character--tick
Sporty Handling. Superb High-Speed Stability--tick

Key Features

Competitor of Suzuki Hayabusa

Competitor of Harley-Davidson 1200 Custom

Competitor of Kawasaki Ninja ZX-14R

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