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Yamaha MT-09 Vs Kawasaki Z1000R Vs Suzuki GSX S1000 comparison


Yamaha MT-09 Vs Kawasaki Z1000R Vs Suzuki GSX S1000 Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the MT-09 Vs Z1000R Vs GSX S1000 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.

MT-09 Vs Z1000R Vs GSX S1000 – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Suzuki GSX S1000 in New Delhi starts at ₹ 12.25 Lakh. On the other hand, Yamaha MT-09 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 10.55 Lakh Lastly, the Kawasaki Z1000R starts at ₹ 16.1 Lakh.

SummaryYamaha MT-09Kawasaki Z1000RSuzuki GSX S1000
Price₹ 10.55 Lakh₹ 16.1 Lakh₹ 12.25 Lakh
Body TypeSportsSportsSports
Mileage19.00 Kmpl15.00 Kmpl20.00 Kmpl
Power113.40 bhp140.00 bhp148.00 bhp
Engine847.0 CC1043.0 CC999.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

MT-09 Vs Z1000R Vs GSX S1000 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Suzuki GSX S1000 base engine returns 20 Kmpl. The Yamaha MT-09 base returns 19 Kmpl. The Kawasaki Z1000R basic model, on the other hand, gives 15 Kmpl.

MT-09 Vs Z1000R Vs GSX S1000 – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Suzuki GSX S1000 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Yamaha MT-09 comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the Kawasaki Z1000R is offered in bhp Petrol engine.


Engine CC 847.0 cc1043.0 cc999.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 344
Max Power 113.4 bhp @ 10000 rpm140 bhp @ 11000 rpm148 bhp @ 10000 rpm
Max Torque 87.5 Nm @ 8500 rpm111 Nm @ 7300 rpm108 Nm @ 9500 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 444
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionFuel InjectionFuel Injection
Cooling System Liquid CooledLiquid-CooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf StartSelf Start

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 14.0 L17.0 L17.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 3.4 LN/A4.5 L
Mileage 19.00 Kmpl15.00 Kmpl20.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 193 kg221 kg209 kg
Length 2075 mm2045 mm2115 mm
Width 815 mm790 mm795 mm
Height 1120 mm1055 mm1080 mm
Wheelbase 1440 mm1435 mm1460 mm
Ground Clearance 135 mm125 mm140 mm
Seat Height 820 mm815 mm810 mm


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

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type DiamondAluminium Twin-tubeAluminium Twin Spar Frame
Front Suspension Telescopic Forks41 Mm Inverted Fork With Stepless Compression And Rebound Damping And Spring Preload AdjustabilityInverted Telescopic, Coil Spring, Oil Damped
Rear Suspension Swingarm, (Link Type Suspension)Ohlins MonoshockLink Type, Coil Spring, Oil Damped


Front Brake Type Hydraulic Dual DiscDual Disc Brembo M50 Monobloc CallipersDisc, Twin (ABS)
Rear Brake Type Hydraulic Single DiscDisc Brembo M50 Monobloc CallipersDisc (ABS)
Front Disc/Drum Size 298 mm310 mm310 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 245 mm250 mm220 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches17 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 120/70ZR17M/C(58W) (Tubeless) 120/70ZR17M/C (58W)120/70ZR17M/C (58W), Tubeless
Rear Tyre 180/55ZR17M/C(73W) (Tubeless)190/50ZR17M/C (73W)190/50ZR17M/C (73W), Tubeless


Battery Maintenance FreeMaintenance FreeDry
Headlight LEDBi-xenon ProjectorHalogen

Standard Features

Gear Indicatortickcrosstick
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickticktick
Low Battery Indicatortickcrosstick
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailcrosscrosscross
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
A Leaping Stancetick--
Advanced Rear View With a 3D Appearancetick--
Compact And light Weight Enginetick--
More than the Need for Speedcross--
Muffler Cover Sculpted To Enhance Agilitytick--
Sharper, Stronger And Compact Profiletick--
Slipper Clutch and Quick Shiftercross--
Swingarm Mounted Rear Fendertick--
Tight, Compact, and Aerodynamic Fairings and Headlightcross--
Titanium Muffler Tuned for Soundcross--
Traction Control Systemtick--
Tuned for Hard-core Riderscross--
ÖHLINS Smart EC Controlled Cushioningcross--
Intoxicating Intake Howl-cross-
4-Stroke, 4-Cylinder, Liquid-Cooled, Dohc Engine--tick
A Chassis Engineered For Real-World Enjoyment--tick
A Comprehensive Instrument Cluster--tick
Cutting-Edge Engine Management--tick
High-Performance Braking Technologies--tick
Legendary Performance Tuned For The Street--tick
Naked Aggression In An All-New Form--tick
Three-Mode Traction Control System--tick

Additonal Features

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

Key Features

Competitor of Yamaha MT-09

Competitor of Kawasaki Z1000R

Competitor of Suzuki GSX S1000

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