Yamaha YZF R1 Vs Kawasaki Ninja 1000 comparison

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₹ 22.99 Lakh
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Compare Yamaha YZF R1 and Kawasaki Ninja 1000

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Yamaha YZF R1 Vs Kawasaki Ninja 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.

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The ex-showroom, New Delhi price of the Kawasaki Ninja 1000 starts at ₹ 11.03 Lakh. On the other hand, the price of the base version of the Yamaha YZF R1 starts at ₹ 19.24 Lakh.

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As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Kawasaki Ninja 1000 base engine returns 17 kmpl. The Yamaha YZF R1 base returns 20 kmpl.

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In the powertrain department, the Kawasaki Ninja 1000 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Yamaha YZF R1 comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine CC 998.0 cc1043.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 44
Max Power 197.3 bhp @ 13500 rpm140 bhp @ 10000 rpm
Max Torque 112.4 Nm @ 11500 rpm111 Nm @ 7300 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 44
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionFuel Injection
Cooling System Liquid CooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf Start
Fuel Tank Capacity 17.0 L19.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 1.9 LN/A
Mileage 20.00 Kmpl17.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range N/AN/A
Kerb Weight 200 kg239 kg
Length 2055 mm2100 mm
Width 690 mm790 mm
Height 1150 mm1185 mm
Wheelbase 1405 mm1440 mm
Ground Clearance 130 mm130 mm
Seat Height 855 mm815 mm
No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet, Multiple DicsWet, Multiplate
Chassis Type DiamondAluminium Twin-Tube
Front Suspension Telescopic Forks, Ø 43 Mm41 Mm Inverted Fork With Stepless Compression And Rebound Damping And Spring Preload Adjustability.
Rear Suspension Swingarm, (link Suspension)Horizontal Back-Link, Gas-Charged, With Stepless Rebound Damping And Remote Spring Preload Adjustability.
Front Brake Type Hydraulic Dual DiscDual Disc
Rear Brake Type Hydraulic Single DiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 320 mm300 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 220 mm250 mm
Wheel Size 17 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 120/70 ZR17M/C (58W)120/70 ZR17M/C (58W)
Rear Tyre 190/55 ZR17M/C(75W)190/50 ZR17M/C (73W)
Battery 12V, 8.6AH(10H)Maintenance Free
Headlight ProjectorLED
Tail Light LED LED
SpeedometerDigitalDigital
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
Compact Deltabox Chassis-
Cutting-Edge Crossplane Engine-
New Lift Control System-
New Quick Shift System-
YZF-M1 Level Controllability (IMU)-
YZR-M1 Inspired Cowling-
ABS and Switchable Traction Control-
Assist And Slipper Clutch-
BS IV Compliant-
Diamond Type Frame-
Dual Channel ABS-
Fully-loaded Instrument Panel-
Long swingarm for Stability-
Metzeler Radial Tyres-
Metzeler Sportec M5 Radial tyre-
More than the Need for Speed-
Slipper Clutch and Quick Shifter-
Tight, Compact, and Aerodynamic Fairings and Headlight-
Titanium Muffler Tuned for Sound-
Tuned for Hard-core Riders-
ÖHLINS Smart EC Controlled Cushioning-
High Volume Air Intake-
Aluminium Twin-Tube Frame Ensuring A Balance Of Sharp Turning And Firm Handling-
Comfortable Ergonomics To Comfortable Riding Position-
Power Mode Selection Riders Can Choose From Full Power Or Low Power Mode-
The 3-Mode Ktrc System Covers A Wide Variety Of Riding Conditions-
The Exhaust System Features A 4-Into-2-Pre-Chamber-Into-2 Layout-
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