BMW R 1200 GS Adventure Vs Kawasaki Versys 1000 comparison

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New Delhi
₹ 18.28 Lakh
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₹ 12.21 Lakh
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Compare BMW R 1200 GS Adventure and Kawasaki Versys 1000

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the BMW R 1200 GS Adventure Vs Kawasaki Versys 1000 on CarAndBike to make an informed buying decision as to which bike to buy in 2019. This comparison has been carried out on the basis of prices, engine specifications, mileage, and features of these two-wheelers.

Compare Price

The ex-showroom, New Delhi price of the Kawasaki Versys 1000 starts at ₹ 11.66 Lakh. On the other hand, the price of the base version of the BMW R 1200 GS Adventure starts at ₹ 18.28 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 22.19 Lakh for range topping model.

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As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Kawasaki Versys 1000 base engine returns 14 kmpl. The BMW R 1200 GS Adventure base returns 20 kmpl.

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In the powertrain department, the Kawasaki Versys 1000 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the BMW R 1200 GS Adventure comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine CC 1170.0 cc1043.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 24
Max Power 123 bhp @ 7750 rpm118 bhp @ 9000 rpm
Max Torque 125 Nm @ 6500 rpm102 Nm @ 7500 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 44
Fuel Delivery Electronic Intake Pipe InjectionFuel Injection
Cooling System Air/liquid-cooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf Start
Fuel Tank Capacity 30.0 L21.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 4.0 LN/A
Mileage 20.00 Kmpl14.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range N/AN/A
Kerb Weight 263 kg250 kg
Length 2255 mm2240 mm
Width 980 mm895 mm
Height 1450 mm1400 mm
Wheelbase 1510 mm1520 mm
Ground Clearance N/A150 mm
Seat Height 890 mm840 mm
No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Oil Lubricated Clutch, Hydraulically OperatedWet Multi-Disc
Chassis Type Two-section Frame, Front- And Bolted On Rear Frame, Load-bearing EngineTwin-Tube, Aluminium
Front Suspension BMW Motorrad Telelever; Stanchion Diameter 37 Mm, Central Spring Strut43 Mm Inverted Fork With Rebound Damping (Right-Side) & Spring Preload Aadjustability
Rear Suspension Cast Aluminium Single-sided Swing Arm With BMW Motorrad Paralever; WAD Strut (travel-related Damping), Spring Pre-load Hydraulically Adjustable (continuously Variable) At Handwheel, Rebound Damping Adjustable At HandwheelHorizontal Back-Link, Gas-Charged, With Rebound Damping & Remote Spring Preload Adjustability
Front Brake Type Dual DiscDual Discs
Rear Brake Type DiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 305 mm310 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 276 mm250 mm
Wheel Size 19 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 120/70 R 19120/70ZR17M/C (58W)
Rear Tyre 170/60 R 17180/55ZR17M/C (73W)
Battery 12V / 11,8Ah, Maintenance FreeMaintenance Free
Headlight LEDBulb And Multi-Reflector Type
Tail Light LEDLED
SpeedometerAnalogueDigital
TachometerAnalogueAnalogue
Gear Indicator
Fuel Warning Indicator
Fuel Gauge
Low Oil Indicator
Low Battery Indicator
Pillion Seat
Pillion Grabrail
Engine Kill Switch
Clock
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Count
Pass Light
9MB ABS Brakes-
Advanced Aerodynamics-
Dual-Channel ABS-
Fully-Digital, Instrument Panel-
Instrument Has Everything That Distinguishes A Genuine KTM-
Racing Origin Trellis Frame-
Telescopic Fork Suspension -
Unique Reverse Inclined DOHC Engine-
Adjustable Windscreen-
Heat Management To Contributing To Rider Comfort-
Inverted Front Fork-
LED DRL Headlamp-
Long Wheel Base The Perfect Cruiser Posture-
New Multi - Function Display-
Ergonomics Provides Plenty Of Space & Freedom Of Movement-
Silencer Is Positioned Close To The Bike'S Overall Centre Of Gravity-
Electronic Throttle Valves-
Handy power source-
220 CC DTS-i Engine With Twin Spark Plugs-
Assist & Slipper Clutch-
Compact, Quick-Revving Engine With Stronger Low-Mid Range-
Electronic Cruise Control-
High-Class Instrumentation-
Highway Comfort Handle Bar-
Horizontal Back-Link Rear Suspension-
Iconic Style & Design Timeless Avenger Style-
KCMF (Kawasaki Cornering Management Function)-
KIBS (Kawasaki Intelligent anti-lock Brake System)-
KTRC (Kawasaki Traction Control)-
Low Slung Seating The Best Seat On The Road-
Oil Cooled Keeps Your Engine Cool At All The Times-
Radial-Mount Front Brake Calipers-
Sharp, Sporty Styling-
Slimmer Lighter-Handling Chassis-
Twin LED Headlamps-
Wide Rear Tyre-
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