Yamaha FZ1 vs Suzuki GSX-S1000 Comparison

Updated: 08, Jul, 2016 07:30 AM

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₹ 11,42,999
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DIMENSIONS, WEIGHT & CAPACITIES

Kerb/Wet Weight
214 kg209 kg
Ground Clearance
135 mm140 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity
18 litres17 litres
Wheelbase
1460 mm1460 mm
Overall Length
2140 mm2115 mm
Overall Width
770 mm795 mm
Overall Height
1060 mm1080 mm
Seat Height
815 mm810 mm
Oil tank capacity
3.8 litres3.4 litres

PERFORMANCE & MILEAGE

Top Speed
258 kmph241.4 kmph

COMFORT & CONVENIENCE

Electric Start
Pillion Footrest
Pass Light
NA
Step-up Seat/Split Seat

WHEELS & TYRES

Tubeless Tyres
Alloy Wheels
Wheel Type
AlloysNA
Front Tyre
120/70 ZR17M/C (58W)120/70ZR17M/C (58W)
Rear Tyre
190/50 ZR17M/C (73W)190/50ZR17M/C (73W)

ENGINE, POWER & TORQUE

Displacement
998 cc999 cc
Bore
77 mm73.4 mm
Stroke
53.6 mm59.0 mm
No. of Cylinders
44
Compression Ratio
11.5 : 112.2 : 1
Engine Description
Liquid Cooled, 4-stroke, DOHC, 5-valve999cc, four-stroke, liquid-cooled, DOHC, inline-four
Maximum Power
148 Bhp @ 11000 rpm144 Bhp @ 10000 rpm
Maximum Torque
106 Nm @ 8000 rpm105.75 NM @ 9500 rpm
Cooling
Liquid CoolingLiquid
Lubrication
Wet sumpWet sump
Ignition
T.C.I.Electronic ignition (Transistorized)
Fuel System
Fuel InjectionSuzuki fuel injection
Fuel Type
PetrolPetrol

INSTRUMENT CONSOLE

Fuel Gauge
Digital
Tachometer
Analogue
Trip Meter
Digital
Speedometer
Digital

BATTERY

Battery Type
Maintenance FreeNA

BRAKES

Front Brake
Dual Hydraulic disc brake Ø 320 mmTwin Disc
Rear Brake
Single hydraulic disc brake Ø 245 mmDisc
Anti-lock Braking System (ABS)

QUICK FACTS

Type
NakedNaked
Official Tagline
The Brutal BeautyThe Pure Sport Roadster
Status
DiscontinuedAvailable
Frame/Chassis
DiamondNA
Shades
Black, WhiteCandy Daring Red/Glass Sparkle Black and Metallic Triton Blue
Warranty
For 2 years or 30000 kms from the date of purchase (whichever is earlier)2 years or 30000 Km, whichever is earlier, from the date of purchase
Overview
Yamaha FZ1 was the most powerful street fighter for its price and discontinued due to unknown reasons. It looked a bit outdated but carried the same engine as Yamaha R1. The engine was de-tuned to produce 148 BHP at 11000 rpm and 106 Nm at 8000 rpm. The motorcycle carried a healthy 18 liter fuel tank while weighs just 214 kg. The top speed of the same is rated at 258 kmph while the new replacement at the equivalent price segment is Yamaha MT-09. It rivals none other than Suzuki GSX-S1000, Honda CB1000R and Kawasaki Z1000.Suzuki GSX-S1000 is a 999cc, inline-4 street machine that produces a maximum power of 144 BHP at 10,000 rpm and 105.75 Nm at 9,500 rpm. The engine comes mated to a 6-speed gearbox. The motorcycle is an excellent option to own in the liter class segment as it weighs just 209 kg. It claims a top speed of 241.4 kmph and returns a mileage of around 12-15 kmpl. Suzuki provides a 2 year/30,000 km warranty with the motorcycle. GSX-S1000 rivals Honda CB1000R, Yamaha MT-10 and Kawasaki Z1000 in its segment. It carries a massive 17 liter fuel tank.

SUSPENSION

Front Suspension
Telescopic forksInverted telescopic, coil spring, oil damped
Rear Suspension
SwingarmLink type, coil spring, oil damped
Front Wheel Travel
130 mmNA
Rear Wheel Travel
130 mmNA

OTHER SPECIFICATIONS

Caster Angle
25 degreeNA
Trail
109 mm100 mm (3.9 in)

TRANSMISSION

Secondary Reduction Ratio
45/17 (2.647)NA
Gearbox Type
Constant MeshNA
No. of Gears
66
Clutch
Wet, multiple-discNA
Primary Reduction Ratio
65/43 (1.512)1.553 (73/47)
Gear Ratios
1st = 2.533, 2nd = 2.063, 3rd = 1.762, 4th = 1.522, 5th = 1.350, 6th = 1.208NA

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