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Yamaha YZF R1 Vs Kawasaki Ninja 1000 comparison

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Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 20.39 Lakh
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₹ 10.79 Lakh
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Overview

Yamaha YZF R1 Vs Kawasaki Ninja 1000 Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the YZF R1 Vs Ninja 1000 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.

YZF R1 Vs Ninja 1000 – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Kawasaki Ninja 1000 in New Delhi starts at ₹ 10.79 Lakh. On the other hand, Yamaha YZF R1 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 20.39 Lakh.

SummaryYamaha YZF R1Kawasaki Ninja 1000
Price₹ 20.39 Lakh₹ 10.79 Lakh
ManufacturerYamahaKawasaki
Body TypeSportsSports
Mileage20.00 Km/l17.00 Km/l
Power197.30 bhp140.00 bhp
Engine998.0 CC1043.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol

YZF R1 Vs Ninja 1000 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Kawasaki Ninja 1000 base engine returns 17 Km/l. The Yamaha YZF R1 base returns 20 Km/l.

YZF R1 Vs Ninja 1000 – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Kawasaki Ninja 1000 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Yamaha YZF R1 comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 998.0 cc1043.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 44
Max Power 197.3 bhp @ 13500 rpm140 bhp @ 10000 rpm
Max Torque 112.4 Nm @ 11500 rpm111 Nm @ 8000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 44
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionFuel Injection
Cooling System Liquid CooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf Start
Emission Standard N/ABS VI

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 17.0 L19.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 1.9 LN/A
Mileage 20.00 Km/l17.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 200 kg238 kg
Length 2055 mm2100 mm
Width 690 mm825 mm
Height 1150 mm1190 mm
Wheelbase 1405 mm1440 mm
Ground Clearance 130 mm130 mm
Seat Height 855 mm815 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet, Multiple DicsWet, Multiplate

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type DiamondAluminium Twin-Tube
Front Suspension Telescopic Forks, Ø 43 Mm41 Mm Inverted Fork With Stepless Compression And Rebound Damping And Spring Preload Adjustability.
Rear Suspension Swingarm, (link Suspension)Horizontal Back-Link, Gas-Charged, With Stepless Rebound Damping And Remote Spring Preload Adjustability.

Braking

Front Brake Type Hydraulic Dual DiscDual Disc
Rear Brake Type Hydraulic Single DiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 320 mm300 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 220 mm250 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 120/70 ZR17M/C (58W)120/70 ZR17M/C (58W)
Rear Tyre 190/55 ZR17M/C(75W)190/50 ZR17M/C (73W)

Electricals

Battery 12V, 8.6AH(10H)Maintenance Free
Headlight ProjectorLED
Tail Light LED LED

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalDigital
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
Advanced Suspension Technologiescross-
Brembo Monobloc Calipers With Abscross-
Compact Deltabox Chassistick-
Complete Instrumentationcross-
Control Is Powercross-
Cutting-Edge Crossplane Enginetick-
Cutting-Edge Digital Engine Management Cutting-Edge Digital Engine Managementcross-
Electronically Controlled Steering Dampercross-
Full Led Headlampcross-
More than the Need for Speedcross-
New Lift Control Systemtick-
New Quick Shift Systemtick-
Slipper Clutch and Quick Shiftercross-
Three Rider Selectablecross-
Tight, Compact, and Aerodynamic Fairings and Headlightcross-
Titanium Muffler Tuned for Soundcross-
Tuned for Hard-core Riderscross-
YZF-M1 Level Controllability (IMU)tick-
YZR-M1 Inspired Cowlingtick-
ÖHLINS Smart EC Controlled Cushioningcross-
6.5-inch TFT Instrument console-cross
ABS and Switchable Traction Control-tick
Assist And Slipper Clutch-tick
Bluetooth Connectivity-cross
Dynamic Traction Control-cross
Engine Braking Control-cross
wheelie control-cross

Additonal Features

High Volume Air Intaketick-
Aluminium Twin-Tube Frame Ensuring A Balance Of Sharp Turning And Firm Handling-tick
Comfortable Ergonomics To Comfortable Riding Position-tick
Power Mode Selection Riders Can Choose From Full Power Or Low Power Mode-tick
The 3-Mode Ktrc System Covers A Wide Variety Of Riding Conditions-tick
The Exhaust System Features A 4-Into-2-Pre-Chamber-Into-2 Layout-tick

Key Features

Six-Axis Sensor Cluster-cross

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Competitor of Kawasaki Ninja 1000

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