BMW R 1250 GS Vs Kawasaki Versys 1000 comparison

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New Delhi
₹ 18.81 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 2020. This comparison has been carried out on the basis of prices, engine specifications, mileage, and features of these two-wheelers.

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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 and goes up to Rs. ₹ 21.36 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 1250 GS base returns 21 kmpl.

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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 cc
1043.0 cc
No Of Cylinder
2
4
Max Power
134 bhp @ 7750 rpm
118 bhp @ 9000 rpm
Max Torque
143 Nm @ 6250 rpm
102 Nm @ 7500 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder
4
4
Fuel Delivery
Electronic Intake Pipe Injection
Fuel Injection
Cooling System
Air/liquid-cooled
Liquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism
Electric Start
Self Start
Fuel Tank Capacity
20.0 L
21.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity
4.0 L
N/A
Mileage
21.00 Kmpl
14.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range
N/A
N/A
Kerb Weight
249 kg
250 kg
Length
2207 mm
2240 mm
Width
953 mm
895 mm
Height
1430 mm
1400 mm
Wheelbase
1525 mm
1520 mm
Ground Clearance
185 mm
150 mm
Seat Height
850 mm
840 mm
No. Of Gears
6 Gears
6 Gears
Clutch
Multiplate Wet Clutch, Hydraulically Operated
Wet Multi-Disc
Chassis Type
Two Section Frame, Front - And Bolted On Rear Frame, Load Bearing Engine
Twin-Tube, Aluminium
Front Suspension
BMW Telelever, Ø 37 Mm, Central Spring Strut
43 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 Handwheel
Horizontal Back-Link, Gas-Charged, With Rebound Damping & Remote Spring Preload Adjustability
Front Brake Type
Dual Floating Disc Brakes
Dual Discs
Rear Brake Type
Single Disc Brake
Disc
Front Disc/Drum Size
305 mm
310 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size
276 mm
250 mm
Wheel Size
17 inches
17 inches
Wheel Type
Cast Aluminum Wheels
Alloy Wheels
Front Tyre
120/70 R 19
120/70ZR17M/C (58W)
Rear Tyre
170/60 R 17
180/55ZR17M/C (73W)
Battery
12 V / 11.8 Ah, Maintenance-free
Maintenance Free
Headlight
LED
Bulb And Multi-Reflector Type
Tail Light
LED
LED
Speedometer
Digital
Digital
Tachometer
Digital
Analogue
Gear Indicator
Fuel Warning Indicator
Fuel Gauge
Low Oil Indicator
Low Battery Indicator
Pillion Seat
Pillion Grabrail
Engine Kill Switch
Clock
Tripmeter Type
Digital
Digital
Tripmeter Count
Pass Light
ABS
ABS and Switchable Traction Control
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Ducati Multimedia System (DMS) Ready
-
Ducati Safety Pack
-
Full Led Headlamp
-
Riding Modes
-
Vehicle Hold Control (VHC)
-
Adjustable Windscreen
-
ASC (Automatic Stability Control)
-
HSC (Hill Start Control)
-
TFT Rider Information Display With Connectivity
-
Electronic Throttle Valves
-
Handy power source
-
Assist & Slipper Clutch
-
Electronic Cruise Control
-
High-Class Instrumentation
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Horizontal Back-Link Rear Suspension
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KCMF (Kawasaki Cornering Management Function)
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KIBS (Kawasaki Intelligent anti-lock Brake System)
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KTRC (Kawasaki Traction Control)
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Radial-Mount Front Brake Calipers
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Sharp, Sporty Styling
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Twin LED Headlamps
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