Kawasaki Ninja 1000SX vs Aprilia Caponord 1200 STD vs Aprilia Caponord 1200 Travel Pack Comparison

Updated: 08, Jul, 2016 04:35 AM

Ex-Showroom Price

₹ 10,89,000
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₹ 16,71,270
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₹ 18,46,272
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DIMENSIONS & WEIGHT

Fuel Tank Capacity
19 litres24.00 litres24 litres
Wheelbase
1440 mm1565.00 mm1565 mm
Overall Length
2100 mm2245.00 mm2245 mm
Overall Width
825 mmNANA
Overall Height
1190 mm1440.00 mm1440 mm
Ground Clearance
135 mmNANA
Seat Height
820 mmNA840 mm
Kerb/Wet Weight
238 kg214.00 kg228 kg

PERFORMANCE FIGURES

0-100 kmph
3.3 secsNANA

COMFORT & CONVENIENCE FEATURES

Electric Start
Pillion Footrest
Step-up Seat/Split Seat
Cruise Control
NAYes (Aprilia Cruise Control)
Mobile Charging Socket
NANA
Riding Modes
NANA
Self Cancelling Indicators
NANA

MILEAGE & TOP SPEED

Mileage
As reported by Kawasaki UK, the certified mileage of Ninja 1000SX is 17.24 kmpl.NANA
Performance
In terms of performance, the 1000cc sports bike can accelerate from 0-100 kmph in around 3.3 seconds.NANA
Top Speed
Kawasaki Ninja 1000SX top speed is 250 kmph (approximate).NANA

ENGINE & GEARBOX

Displacement
1043 cc1197 cc1197 cc
Bore
77 mm106 mm106 mm
Stroke
56 mm67.8 mm67.8 mm
Number of Cylinders
422
Compression Ratio
11.8:1NANA
Gearbox Type
ReturnNANA
Engine Description
1043cc, Liquid-Cooled, 4-Stroke, In-line FourV90 four-strokeAprilia V90 four-stroke longitudinal 90° V-twin engine, liquid cooled, double overhead camshaft with mixed gear/chain timing system, four valves per cylinder
Maximum Power
142 HP @ 10,000 rpm125 Bhp @ 8250 rpm123.2 Bhp @ 8250 rpm
Maximum Torque
111 Nm @ 8000 rpm115 Nm @ 6800 rpm114 Nm @ 6800 rpm
Number of Gears
666
Cooling
Liquid CooledLiquid CoolingLiquid Cooling
Valve System
DOHC, 16 ValvesNANA
Fuel System
Fuel Injection: ø38 mm x 4 (Keihin), with Oval Sub-ThrottleNAIntegrated engine management system. Injection with two injectors per cylinder and Ride by Wire throttle control with three maps: Sport (S), Touring (T), Rain (R)
Ignition
DigitalNANA
Lubrication
Forced Lubrication, Wet Sump with Oil CoolerNAWet sump
Emission Standard
BS6-CompliantNANA
Clutch
Slipper & Assist ClutchMultiplate wet clutchMultiplate wet clutch, hydraulically operated
Gear Ratios
1st - 2.600 (39/15), 2nd - 1.950 (39/20), 3rd - 1.600 (24/15), 4th - 1.389 (25/18), 5th - 1.238 (26/21), 6th - 1.107 (31/28)NANA
Final Drive
Sealed ChainNANA
Primary Reduction Ratio
1.627 (83/51)NANA

INSTRUMENT CONSOLE FEATURES

ABS Light
NANA
Low Fuel Warning Light
NANA
Service Reminder
NANA
Low Oil Indicator
NANA
Low Battery Indicator
NANA
Distance To Empty
NANA
Fuel Gauge
DigitalDigitalDigital
Tachometer
DigitalDigitalDigital
Trip Meter
DigitalDigital-2Digital
Speedometer
DigitalDigitalDigital
Odometer
DigitalNANA
Clock
DigitalNANA

QUICK FACTS & INFORMATION

Body Type
SuperbikeTouringTouring
Official Tagline
Deeper Supersport SeductionNANA
Bike Variant
2021 Kawasaki Ninja 1000SXNANA
Current Status
AvailableAvailableAvailable
Price in India
2021 BS6 Kawasaki Ninja 1000SX price is Rs 10.89 lakh (ex-showroom).Aprilia Caponord 1200 is priced at INR 16.71 lakh in India (Ex-Showroom).Aprilia Caponord 1200 Travel Pack is priced at INR 18.46 lakh in India (Ex-Showroom).
Braking System
2-Channel ABS (Anti-Lock Braking System)NANA
Shades
Diablo Black, Emerald Green, Emerald Green with BlackNARed, White
Fuel Type
PetrolPetrolPetrol
Ride Modes
4 Riding Modes - Sport, Rain, Road, and a Programmable Rider ModeNANA
Competitors
Suzuki GSX-S1000F, Ducati Panigale V2, Yamaha MT-10NANA
Key Highlights
Informative All-Digital Console, Traction Control, Cruise Control, Power Modes, Kawasaki Quick Shifter, Smartphone ConnectivityNANA

BATTERY & LIGHTING

Pass Light
Automatic Headlamp On (AHO)
NANA
Battery Type
Maintenance FreeMaintenance FreeMaintenance Free
Head Light
LEDNANA
Tail Light
LEDNANA

MAXABOUT RATING

Design
NANA
Performance
In terms of performance, the 1000cc sports bike can accelerate from 0-100 kmph in around 3.3 seconds.NANA
Comfort
NANA
Fuel Economy
NANA
Features
NANA
Build Quality
NANA
Value for Money
NANA

BRAKES & TYRES

Tubeless Tyres
Front Brake
Dual Semi-Floating 300mm Petal Discs, Caliper - Dual Radial-Mount, Monobloc, Opposed 4-PistonDual 320 mm stainless steel Ø floating discsDual 320 mm stainless steelÆ floating discs. New 32 mm Brembo M432 monoblock four-piston radial calipers. Metal braided brake hoses
Alloy Wheels
Rear Brake
Single 250mm Petal Disc, Single-Piston240 mm stainless steel disc240 mm stainless steelÆ disc. Brembo 34 mm single piston calliper. Metal braided brake hose
Front Tyre
120/70-ZR17 M/C (58W), Bridgestone Battlax Hypersport S22NA120/70-R17
Rear Tyre
190/50-ZR17 M/C (73W), Bridgestone Battlax Hypersport S22NA180/55-17
ABS
Kawasaki Intelligent Braking System (KIBS)NAYes (Continental two channel ABS system)
Front Wheel
17-inchNA3.50 X 17"
Rear Wheel
17-inchNA6.00 x 17"

SUSPENSION & CHASSIS

Front Suspension
41mm Inverted Forks with Stepless Compression and Rebound Damping and Spring Preload Adjustability43 mm Sachs upside-down front forkFully adjustable front Sachs 43 mm upside-down fork. Hydraulic brake in rebound and compression electronically managed with ADD (Aprilia Dynamic Damping)
Rear Suspension
Horizontal Back-Link, Gas-Charged, with Stepless Rebound Damping and Spring Preload Adjustability (Monoshock)Fully adjustable front Sachs 43 mm upside-down forkAluminium alloy swingarm, Sachs dynamic rear monoshock absorber. Adjustable or automatic setting for spring preload coupled with electronically controlled rebound and compression dampening via ADD (Aprilia Dynamic Damping)
Frame
Aluminium Twin-TubeNAModular tubular steel frame fastened to aluminium side plates by high strength bolts. Removable steel rear subframe
Front Wheel Travel
120 mmNANA
Rear Wheel Travel
144 mmNANA

Miscellaneous Information

Emission (Co2)
135 g/kmNANA
Rake
24 DegreeNANA
Trail
98 mmNANA

TECHNICAL HIGHLIGHTS

Kawasaki Traction Control (KTRC)
NANA
Kawasaki Intelligent ABS (KIBS)
NANA
Kawasaki Quick Shifter (KQS)
NANA

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