Kawasaki Z1000 ABS vs Suzuki GSX-S1000 Comparison

Updated: 08, Jul, 2016 07:30 AM

Ex-Showroom Price

₹ 12,87,000
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₹ 12,25,000
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DIMENSIONS, WEIGHT & CAPACITIES

Kerb/Wet Weight
221 kg209 kg
Ground Clearance
125 mm140 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity
17 litres17 litres
Wheelbase
1435 mm1460 mm
Overall Length
2045 mm2115 mm
Overall Width
790 mm795 mm
Overall Height
1055 mm1080 mm
Seat Height
815 mm810 mm

PERFORMANCE & MILEAGE

Top Speed
258 kmph241.4 kmph
Mileage (Combined)
13 kmpl12.5 kmpl
Mileage (City)
11 kmpl10 kmpl
Mileage (Highway)
15 kmpl15 kmpl
0-100 kmph
3.4 secsNA

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
120/70ZR17M/C (58W)120/70ZR17M/C (58W)
Rear Tyre
190/50ZR17M/C (73W)190/50ZR17M/C (73W)

ENGINE, POWER & TORQUE

Displacement
1043 cc999 cc
Bore
77 mm73.4 mm
Stroke
56 mm59.0 mm
No. of Cylinders
44
Compression Ratio
11.8:112.2 : 1
Power-to-weight Ratio
633.48 BHP per tonne688.99 BHP per tonne
Torque-to-Weight Ratio
502.26 NM per tonne505.98 NM per tonne
Specific Output
134.22 BHP per litre144.14 BHP per litre
Engine Description
Liquid-cooled, 4-stroke In-Line Four999cc, four-stroke, liquid-cooled, DOHC, inline-four
Maximum Power
140 Bhp @ 10000 rpm144 Bhp @ 10000 rpm
Maximum Torque
111 Nm @ 7300 rpm105.75 NM @ 9500 rpm
Cylinder Configuration
DOHCNA
Cooling
Liquid CoolingLiquid
Valve System
DOHC, 16 valvesNA
Fuel System
Fuel injection:ø38 mm x 4 (Keihin) with oval sub-throttlesSuzuki fuel injection
Ignition
DigitalElectronic ignition (Transistorized)
Lubrication
Forced lubrication, Wet sump with oil coolerWet sump

INSTRUMENT CONSOLE

Fuel Gauge
Digital
Tachometer
Analog
Trip Meter
Digital
Speedometer
Digital

BATTERY

Battery Type
Maintenance FreeNA

BRAKES

Front Brake
Dual semi-floating 310 mm petal discs, Dual radial-mount, monobloc, opposed 4-piston caliperTwin Disc
Rear Brake
Single 250 mm petal disc, Single-piston caliperDisc
Anti-lock Braking System (ABS)

QUICK FACTS

Type
NakedNaked
Official Tagline
Call of the WildThe Pure Sport Roadster
Status
AvailableAvailable
Mileage
11-15 kmpl (approx.)10-15 kmpl (approx.)
Warranty
12 months2 years or 30000 Km, whichever is earlier, from the date of purchase
Frame/Chassis
Twin-tube, AluminiumNA
Shades
Candy Burnt Orange, Flat Ebony, GreenCandy Daring Red/Glass Sparkle Black and Metallic Triton Blue
Ex-Showroom Price (Delhi)
Rs 12.87 lakhRs 12.15 lakh
On-Road Price (Delhi)
Rs 14.15 lakh (approx.)Rs 13.75 lakh (approx.)
Overview
Kawasaki Z1000 is a flagship street fighter model, priced at INR 12,87,000 in India. It carries a 1043cc, inline-4 engine producing 140 BHP at 10000 rpm and 111 Nm at 7300 rpm. Z1000 ABS shares most of its parts with the Ninja 1000 and comes with a top speed of 258 kmph. It carries a 17 liter fuel tank and weighs 221 kg. The seat height stands at 815 mm while it takes just 3.4 seconds for a 0-100 kmph sprint. The motorcycle rivals Yamaha MT-10, Suzuki GSX-S1000, Honda CB1000R and BMW S1000R internationally.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
41 mm inverted fork with top-out springs, stepless compression and rebound damping, and spring preload adjustabilityInverted telescopic, coil spring, oil damped
Rear Suspension
Horizontal Back-link, gas-charged, with stepless rebound dampingLink type, coil spring, oil damped
Front Wheel Travel
120 mmNA
Rear Wheel Travel
122 mmNA

OTHER SPECIFICATIONS

Rake
24.5°25°
Trail
101 mm100 mm (3.9 in)
Steering Angle
29°(Left), 29°(Right)NA

TRANSMISSION

No. of Gears
66
Clutch
Wet multi-disc, ManualNA
Final Drive
Sealed chainNA
Primary Reduction Ratio
1.627 (83/51)1.553 (73/47)
Final Reduction Ratio
2.867 (43/15)2.588 (44/17)
Gear Ratios
1st=2.600, 2nd=1.950, 3rd=1.600, 4th=1.389, 5th=1.238, 6th=1.107NA

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