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Yamaha YZF R1 Vs Kawasaki Z1000 comparison

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Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 20.39 Lakh
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₹ 15.1 Lakh
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Overview

Yamaha YZF R1 Vs Kawasaki Z1000 Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the YZF R1 Vs Z1000 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 Z1000 – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Kawasaki Z1000 in New Delhi starts at ₹ 15.1 Lakh. On the other hand, Yamaha YZF R1 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 20.39 Lakh.

SummaryYamaha YZF R1Kawasaki Z1000
Price₹ 20.39 Lakh₹ 15.1 Lakh
ManufacturerYamahaKawasaki
Body TypeSportsSports
Mileage20.00 Km/l15.00 Km/l
Power197.30 bhp140.00 bhp
Engine998.0 CC1043.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol

YZF R1 Vs Z1000 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Kawasaki Z1000 base engine returns 15 Km/l. The Yamaha YZF R1 base returns 20 Km/l.

YZF R1 Vs Z1000 – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Kawasaki Z1000 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 @ 11000 rpm
Max Torque 112.4 Nm @ 11500 rpm111 Nm @ 7300 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 44
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionFuel Injection
Cooling System Liquid CooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf Start

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 17.0 L17.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 1.9 LN/A
Mileage 20.00 Km/l15.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 200 kg221 kg
Length 2055 mm2045 mm
Width 690 mm790 mm
Height 1150 mm1055 mm
Wheelbase 1405 mm1435 mm
Ground Clearance 130 mm125 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 & Rebound Damping & Spring Preload Adjustability
Rear Suspension Swingarm, (link Suspension)Horizontal Back-link, Gas-charged, With Stepless Rebound Damping And Preload Adjustability

Braking

Front Brake Type Hydraulic Dual DiscDual Discs
Rear Brake Type Hydraulic Single DiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 320 mm310 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)120/70ZR17M/C (58W)
Rear Tyre 190/55 ZR17M/C(75W)190/50ZR17M/C (73W)

Electricals

Battery 12V, 8.6AH(10H)Maintenance Free
Headlight ProjectorBi-xenon Projector
Tail Light LED LED

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalDigital
TachometerAnalogueDigital
Gear Indicatortickcross
Fuel Warning Indicatorticktick
Fuel Gaugeticktick
Low Oil Indicatorticktick
Low Battery Indicatortickcross
Pillion Seatticktick
Pillion Grabrailcrosscross
Engine Kill Switchticktick
Clockticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Countticktick
Pass Lightticktick
Compact Deltabox Chassistick-
Cutting-Edge Crossplane Enginetick-
New Lift Control Systemtick-
New Quick Shift Systemtick-
YZF-M1 Level Controllability (IMU)tick-
YZR-M1 Inspired Cowlingtick-
ABS and Switchable Traction Control-cross
Assist And Slipper Clutch-cross
Intoxicating Intake Howl-tick

Additonal Features

3-Dimensional Controlcross-
6-Axis Inertial Measurement Unit (Imu)cross-
Communication Control Unit (Ccu)cross-
Electronic Racing Suspension (Ers)cross-
High Volume Air Intaketick-
M1-Derived 200Ps Crossplane Enginecross-
Yzr-M1-Derived Carbon Bodyworkcross-
1,043 Cm3 Liquid-Cooled, 4-Stroke In-Line Four-tick
Aluminium Twin-Tube Frame-tick
Aluminium Twin-Tube Frame Ensuring A Balance Of Sharp Turning And Firm Handling-cross
Comfortable Ergonomics To Comfortable Riding Position-cross
New For 2016 Is The Addition Of An Assist And Slipper Clutch-tick
Power Mode Selection Riders Can Choose From Full Power Or Low Power Mode-cross
SFF-BP (Separate Function Fork)-tick
The 3-Mode Ktrc System Covers A Wide Variety Of Riding Conditions-cross
The Exhaust System Features A 4-Into-2-Pre-Chamber-Into-2 Layout-cross

Key Features

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