Kawasaki Versys 1000 Vs BMW R 1200 GS comparison

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On Road Price
New Delhi
₹ 12.21 Lakh
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₹ 16.79 Lakh
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Compare Kawasaki Versys 1000 and BMW R 1200 GS

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Kawasaki Versys 1000 Vs BMW R 1200 GS 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 BMW R 1200 GS starts at ₹ 16.79 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 20.18 Lakh for the fully-loaded model. On the other hand, the price of the base version of the Kawasaki Versys 1000 starts at ₹ 11.66 Lakh.

Compare Mileage

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the BMW R 1200 GS base engine returns 18 kmpl. The Kawasaki Versys 1000 base returns 14 kmpl.

Compare Engine

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

Engine CC
1043.0 cc
1170.0 cc
No Of Cylinder
4
2
Max Power
118 bhp @ 9000 rpm
125 bhp @ 7750 rpm
Max Torque
102 Nm @ 7500 rpm
125 Nm @ 6500 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder
4
4
Fuel Delivery
Fuel Injection
Electronic Intake Pipe Injection
Cooling System
Liquid Cooled
Air/liquid-Cooled
Starting Mechanism
Self Start
Self Start
Fuel Tank Capacity
21.0 L
20.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity
N/A
4.0 L
Mileage
14.00 Kmpl
24.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range
N/A
N/A
Kerb Weight
250 kg
244 kg
Length
2240 mm
2207 mm
Width
895 mm
953 mm
Height
1400 mm
1412 mm
Wheelbase
1520 mm
1507 mm
Ground Clearance
150 mm
185 mm
Seat Height
840 mm
850 mm
No. Of Gears
6 Gears
6 Gears
Clutch
Wet Multi-Disc
Oil Lubricated Clutch, Hydraulically Operated
Chassis Type
Twin-Tube, Aluminium
Two-section Frame, Front- And Bolted On Rear Frame, Load-bearing Engine
Front Suspension
43 Mm Inverted Fork With Rebound Damping (Right-Side) & Spring Preload Aadjustability
BMW Motorrad Telelever; Stanchion Diameter 37 Mm, Central Spring Strut
Rear Suspension
Horizontal Back-Link, Gas-Charged, With Rebound Damping & Remote Spring Preload Adjustability
Cast Aluminium Single-sided Swing Arm With BMW Motorrad Paralever
Front Brake Type
Dual Discs
Dual Disc
Rear Brake Type
Disc
Disc
Front Disc/Drum Size
310 mm
305 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size
250 mm
276 mm
Wheel Size
17 inches
19 inches
Wheel Type
Alloy Wheels
Alloy Wheels
Front Tyre
120/70ZR17M/C (58W)
120/70 R19
Rear Tyre
180/55ZR17M/C (73W)
170/60 R17
Battery
Maintenance Free
12 V / 11,8 Ah, Maintenance-free
Headlight
Bulb And Multi-Reflector Type
H7 / LED
Tail Light
LED
LED
Speedometer
Digital
Analogue
Tachometer
Analogue
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
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Adjustable Windscreen
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30-Litre Fuel Tank
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Full Led Headlamp
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Electronic Throttle Valves
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Handy power source
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Assist & Slipper Clutch
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Electronic Cruise Control
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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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