Kawasaki Z800 vs Yamaha XSR700 Comparison

Updated: 07, Jul, 2016 03:26 PM

Ex-Showroom Price

₹ 7,50,000
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DIMENSIONS, WEIGHT & CAPACITIES

Kerb/Wet Weight
231 kg186 kg
Ground Clearance
150 mm140 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity
17 litres14 litres
Wheelbase
1445 mm1405 mm
Overall Length
2100 mm2075 mm
Overall Width
800 mm820 mm
Overall Height
1050 mm1130 mm
Seat Height
834 mm815 mm

PERFORMANCE & MILEAGE

Top Speed
233 kmphNA
0-100 kmph
3.50 secsNA

COMFORT & CONVENIENCE

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

WHEELS & TYRES

Tubeless Tyres
Alloy Wheels
Wheel Type
AlloysAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre
120/70ZR17M/C (58W)120/70 ZR 17M/C(58V) (Tubeless)
Rear Tyre
180/55ZR17M/C (73W)180/55 ZR 17M/C(73V) (Tubeless)

ENGINE, POWER & TORQUE

Displacement
806 cc689 cc
Bore
71 mm80.0 mm
Stroke
50.9 mm68.6 mm
No. of Cylinders
42
Compression Ratio
11.9:111.5 : 1
Power-to-weight Ratio
481.81 BHP per tonneNA
Torque-to-Weight Ratio
359.30 NM per tonneNA
Specific Output
138.08 BHP per litreNA
Engine Description
Liquid-cooled, 4-stroke In-Line Four2-cylinder, 4-stroke, liquid-cooled, DOHC, 4-valves
Maximum Power
111.3 Bhp @ 10200 rpm73.8 BHP @ 9,000 rpm
Maximum Torque
83 Nm @ 8000 rpm68.0 NM @ 6,500 rpm
Cylinder Configuration
In-Line FourNA
Cooling
Liquid CoolingLiquid-cooling
Valve System
DOHC, 16 valvesNA
Fuel System
Fuel injection: ø34 mm x 4 (Mikuni), with dual throttle valvesFuel Injection
Ignition
DigitalTCI
Lubrication
Forced lubrication, Wet sumpWet sump

INSTRUMENT CONSOLE

Fuel Gauge
DigitalDigital
Tachometer
DigitalDigital
Trip Meter
DigitalDigital
Speedometer
DigitalDigital
Odometer
DigitalDigital
Clock
DigitalDigital

BATTERY

Battery Type
Maintenance FreeMF

BRAKES

Front Brake
Dual semi-floating 310 mm petal discs, Dual opposed 4-piston caliperHydraulic dual disc, Ø 282 mm
Rear Brake
Single 250 mm petal disc, Single-piston caliperHydraulic single disc, Ø 245 mm
Anti-lock Braking System (ABS)

QUICK FACTS

Type
NakedNaked
Official Tagline
The Undisputed Super MiddleweightBorn Tomorrow
Status
AvailableUpcoming
Frame/Chassis
Tubular backbone (with engine sub-frame), high-tensile steelDiamond
Shades
Candy Flat Blazed Green, Metallic Spark Black, Pearl Stardust WhiteForest Green, Garage Metal
Ex-Showroom Price (Delhi)
Rs 7.50 lakhNA
On-Road Price (Delhi)
Rs 8.35 lakh (approx.)NA
Overview
Kawasaki Z800 is a middleweight performance street bike from the Japanese bike maker. The 806cc, inline 4 engine on the Z800 is good for 111.3 BHP at 10200 rpm and 83 Nm at 8000 rpm. It carries a high 834 mm of seat height while its ground clearance is pretty normal at 150 mm. It claims a top speed of 233 kmph while its overall weight is bit more on the heavier side at 231 kg. Still, it just takes 3.5 seconds to reach 100 kmph from standstill. Kawasaki Z800 rivals Ducati Monster 821 and Benelli TNT 899 in the Indian market.Yamaha XSR700 is a rugged version of famous Yamaha street fighter MT-07. It come with a 689cc, twin cylinder engine producing 73.8 BHP and 68 Nm of torque. It comes mated to a 6-speed gearbox and claims a certified mileage of 23.1 kmpl. The motorcycle weighs 186 kg, making it just few kilograms over the smaller versions, hence improving its overall performance. If launched in India, XSR700 could be priced around INR 7.5 lakh and may rival Honda CBR650F, Hyosung GT650N and Kawasaki ER-6N. It carries a scrambler body and may get preferences due to its appealing design.

SUSPENSION

Front Suspension
41 mm inverted fork with rebound damping and spring preload adjustabilityTelescopic forks
Rear Suspension
Bottom-Link Uni-Trak, gas-charged shock with piggyback reservoir. Rebound damping: Stepless. Spring preload: SteplessSwingarm, (Link type suspension)
Front Wheel Travel
120 mm130 mm
Rear Wheel Travel
137 mm130 mm

OTHER SPECIFICATIONS

Steering Angle
31°(Left), 31°(Right)NA

TRANSMISSION

No. of Gears
66
Clutch
Wet multi-disc, ManualWet, Multiple Disc
Final Drive
Sealed chainNA
Primary Reduction Ratio
1.714 (84/49)NA
Final Reduction Ratio
3.000 (45/15)NA
Gear Ratios
1st=2.571, 2nd=1.941, 3rd=1.556, 4th=1.333, 5th=1.200, 6th=1.095NA

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