Honda Africa Twin Vs Suzuki V-Strom 1000 Vs Kawasaki Versys 1000 comparison

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Compare Honda Africa Twin and Suzuki V-Strom 1000 and Kawasaki Versys 1000

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Honda Africa Twin Vs Suzuki V-Strom 1000 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 Suzuki V-Strom 1000 starts at ₹ 14.25 Lakh Lastly, the Honda Africa Twin starts at ₹ 14.42 Lakh.

Compare Mileage

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Kawasaki Versys 1000 base engine returns 14 kmpl. The Suzuki V-Strom 1000 base returns 66 kmpl. The Honda Africa Twin basic model, on the other hand, gives 16 kmpl.

Compare Engine

In the powertrain department, the Kawasaki Versys 1000 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Suzuki V-Strom 1000 comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the Honda Africa Twin is offered in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine CC 999.1 cc1037.0 cc1043.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 224
Max Power 87.7 bhp @ 7500 rpm99 bhp @ 8000 rpm118 bhp @ 9000 rpm
Max Torque 93.1 Nm @ 6000 rpm103 Nm @ 4000 rpm102 Nm @ 7500 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 444
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionCarburetorFuel Injection
Cooling System Liquid CooledLiquid CooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self/Kick StartSelf StartSelf Start
Fuel Tank Capacity 18.8 L20.0 L21.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/A3.5 LN/A
Mileage 16.00 Kmpl66.00 Kmpl14.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A
Kerb Weight 243 kg228 kg250 kg
Length 2334 mm2285 mm2240 mm
Width 932 mm865 mm895 mm
Height 1478 mm1410 mm1400 mm
Wheelbase 1571 mm1555 mm1520 mm
Ground Clearance 251 mm165 mm150 mm
Seat Height 840 mm850 mm840 mm
No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet, MultiplateDryWet Multi-Disc
Chassis Type Semi Double CradleDouble Cradle Twin-Tube, Aluminium
Front Suspension Inverted Telescopic ForkInverted Telescopic, Coil Spring, Oil Damped43 Mm Inverted Fork With Rebound Damping (Right-Side) & Spring Preload Aadjustability
Rear Suspension Pro-LinkLink Type, Coil Spring, Oil DampedHorizontal Back-Link, Gas-Charged, With Rebound Damping & Remote Spring Preload Adjustability
Front Brake Type Hydraulic Double DiscDisc, TwinDual Discs
Rear Brake Type Hydraulic DiscDiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 310 mm310 mm310 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 256 mm295 mm250 mm
Wheel Size 21 inches19 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Spoke WheelsAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 90/90-21M/C 54H110/80R19M/C 59V120/70ZR17M/C (58W)
Rear Tyre 150/70R18M/C 70H150/70R17M/C 69V180/55ZR17M/C (73W)
Battery 12V 6A-hDryMaintenance Free
Headlight LEDHalogenBulb And Multi-Reflector Type
Gear Indicator
Fuel Warning Indicator
Fuel Gauge
Low Oil Indicator
Low Battery Indicator
Pillion Seat
Pillion Grabrail
Engine Kill Switch
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Count
Pass Light
Dual Clutch Transmission--
Dual LED Headlamps--
LED Winkers and Taillights--
Manual Shift Selector--
Rally Style Rider Console--
Suit Yourself Riding Modes--
The DCT Engine--
ABS and Switchable Traction Control--
Adjustable Windscreen--
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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