BMW R 1250 GS Vs Kawasaki Versys 1000 comparison

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New Delhi
₹ 17.97 Lakh
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₹ 12.21 Lakh
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Compare BMW R 1250 GS and Kawasaki Versys 1000

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the BMW R 1250 GS 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 1250 GS starts at ₹ 17.97 Lakh.

Compare Mileage

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Kawasaki Versys 1000 base engine returns 14 kmpl. The BMW R 1250 GS base returns 0 kmpl.

Compare Engine

In the powertrain department, the Kawasaki Versys 1000 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the BMW R 1250 GS comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine CC 1254.0 cc1043.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 24
Max Power 136 bhp @ 7750 rpm118 bhp @ 9000 rpm
Max Torque 105 Nm @ 6250 rpm102 Nm @ 7500 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 44
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionFuel Injection
Cooling System Air/liquid-cooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Electric StartSelf Start
Fuel Tank Capacity 20.0 L21.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 4.0 LN/A
Mileage N/A14.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range N/AN/A
Kerb Weight 249 kg250 kg
Length 2207 mm2240 mm
Width 953 mm895 mm
Height 1430 mm1400 mm
Wheelbase 1525 mm1520 mm
Ground Clearance 185 mm150 mm
Seat Height 840 mm840 mm
No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Multiplate Wet Clutch, Hydraulically OperatedWet Multi-Disc
Chassis Type Two Section Frame, Front - And Bolted On Rear Frame, Load Bearing EngineTwin-Tube, Aluminium
Front Suspension BMW Telelever, Ø 37 Mm, Central Spring Strut43 Mm Inverted Fork With Rebound Damping (Right-Side) & Spring Preload Aadjustability
Rear Suspension Cast Aluminum Single-sided Swing Arm With BMW Paralever; WAD Strut (travel-related Damping), Spring Pre-load Hydraulically Adjustable (continuously Variable) Via Handwheel, Rebound Damping Adjustable Via HandwheelHorizontal Back-Link, Gas-Charged, With Rebound Damping & Remote Spring Preload Adjustability
Front Brake Type Dual Floating Disc BrakesDual Discs
Rear Brake Type Single Disc BrakeDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 305 mm310 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 276 mm250 mm
Wheel Size 17 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Cast Aluminum WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 120/70 R 19120/70ZR17M/C (58W)
Rear Tyre 170/60 R 17180/55ZR17M/C (73W)
Battery 12 V / 11.8 Ah, Maintenance-freeMaintenance Free
Headlight LEDBulb And Multi-Reflector Type
Tail Light LEDLED
SpeedometerDigitalDigital
TachometerDigitalAnalogue
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
ABS-
ABS and Switchable Traction Control-
Adjustable Windscreen-
Ducati Multimedia System (DMS) Ready-
Ducati Safety Pack-
Full Led Headlamp-
Riding Modes-
Vehicle Hold Control (VHC)-
Electronic Throttle Valves-
Handy power source-
Assist & Slipper Clutch-
Electronic Cruise Control-
High-Class Instrumentation-
Horizontal Back-Link Rear Suspension-
KCMF (Kawasaki Cornering Management Function)-
KIBS (Kawasaki Intelligent anti-lock Brake System)-
KTRC (Kawasaki Traction Control)-
Radial-Mount Front Brake Calipers-
Sharp, Sporty Styling-
Twin LED Headlamps-
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