Kawasaki Ninja 400 vs Honda CBR400R ABS vs Bajaj Dominar 400 (2018) Comparison

Updated: 15, Feb, 2019 01:05 PM

Ex-Showroom Price

₹ 4,99,000
* Delhi. May vary.

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Expected Price

₹ 4,60,000
* Delhi. May vary.
Expected

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Ex-Showroom Price

₹ 1,49,000
* Delhi. May vary.
Discontinued

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DIMENSIONS & WEIGHT

Kerb/Wet Weight
173 kg194 kg182 kg
Ground Clearance
140 mm140 mm157 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity
14 litres15 litres13 litres
Wheelbase
1370 mm1410 mm1453 mm
Overall Length
2020 mmNA2156 mm
Overall Width
710 mmNA813 mm
Overall Height
1120 mmNA1112 mm
Seat Height
785 mmNA800 mm

PERFORMANCE & MILEAGE

Top Speed
190+ kmph(approx.)180 kmph156 kmph

COMFORT & CONVENIENCE FEATURES

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

ENGINE & GEARBOX

Displacement
399 cc399 cc373.3 cc
Number of Cylinders
221
Bore
70.0 mm67 mmNA
Stroke
51.8 mm56.6 mmNA
Compression Ratio
11.5:111.0: 1NA
Engine Description
Four stroke, parallel twin cylinder. DOHC, 4 valves per cylinderParallel Twin 4 stroke DOHC 4 valve water-cooled373.3cc, Triple Spark, 4-Valve, DTSi Engine, Closed Fuel Injection, Liquid Cooled, Single Cylinder
Maximum Power
49 HP @ 10,000 rpm45.4 HP @ 9500 rpm35 HP @ 8000 rpm
Maximum Torque
38 NM @ 8,000 rpm37 Nm @ 7500 rpm35 NM @ 6500 rpm
Number of Gears
666
Clutch
Wet multi-disc, manualWet multi-plate with coil springsSlipper Clutch
Cooling
Liquid CoolingLiquid CoolingLiquid Cooling
Valve System
DOHC, 8 valvesNANA
Lubrication
Forced lubrication, wet sumpNAWet Sump
Fuel System
Fuel injection: Ø 32 mm x 2 with dual throttle valvesHonda PGM-FIFuel Injection
Ignition
TCBI with digital advanceFull transistor battery ignition with Honda Ignition Security System (H.I.S.S.) chip encoded keysNA
Final Drive
Sealed ChainO-Ring sealed chainNA

INSTRUMENT CONSOLE FEATURES

Low Oil Indicator
NA
Service Reminder
NA
ABS Light
NANA
Low Battery Indicator
NA
Low Fuel Warning Light
NANA
Rev-limiter Indicator
NA
Gear Indicator
NANA
Fuel Gauge
DigitalDigitalDigital
Tachometer
AnalogAnalogueDigital
Trip Meter
DigitalDigitalDigital
Speedometer
DigitalDigitalDigital
Odometer
DigitalNADigital
Clock
DigitalNADigital

QUICK FACTS & SUMMARY

Body Type
SportsSportsSports Cruiser
Official Tagline
Street Born - Track InspiredNAThe Big Bike For Big Boys | Dominate the Night
Bike Variant
Kawasaki Ninja 400Honda CBR400R ABSBajaj Dominar 400 Double Disc Model
Current Status
AvailableUpcomingDiscontinued
Price in India
Kawasaki Ninja 400 is priced at INR 4.99 lakh in India (Ex-Showroom).Honda CBR400R ABS is expected to be priced around INR 4,60,000 in India (ex-showroom).Bajaj Dominar 400 (Standard Model) was priced at INR 1.49 Lakh in India (Ex-Showroom).
Braking System
2-Channel ABS (Anti-lock braking system)NANA
Shades
Lime Green / Ebony (KRT Edition), Metallic Spark BlackNACanyon Red, Glacier Blue, Rock Matte Black
Vehicle Overview
Kawasaki Ninja 400 is a lightweight sports tourer, based on the same frame and design as the younger Ninja 300. Apart from the visual similarities, the motorcycle gets a different 399cc, twin cylinder engine. The same is good for 49 HP @ 10,000 rpm and 38 Nm @ 8,000 rpm. It comes mated to a 6-speed gearbox and claims a 190+ kmph of top speed. The fuel tank on the motorcycle is quite decent at 14 liters. It rivals none other than Yamaha YZF-R3 and KTM RC 390 in its segment.NADominar 400 generates maximum power of 35 PS @ 8000 rpm and maximum torque of 35 NM @ 6500 rpm. The engine is mated to a 6-speed gearbox and the kerb weight of the bike is 182 kg. The company claimed top speed of the bike is 156 kmph and it can do the 0-100 kmph sprint in 8.23 seconds. Bajaj Dominar 400 is available in India with 2-channel ABS (Anti-lock Braking System). The key rivals of the bike in India are RE Himalayan, Mahindra Mojo 300, RE Classic 350, Benelli TNT 250 and KTM Duke 390.
Fuel Type
PetrolPetrolPetrol

BATTERY & ELECTRICALS

Battery Type
Maintenance FreeMaintenance FreeVRLA

MAXABOUT RATING & VERDICT

Design
NA
Performance
NA
Comfort
NA
Features
NA
Build Quality
NA
Fuel Economy
NA
Standout Features
Dual Channel ABS, Fuel Injection, Dual Headlights, High Torque, Lightweight, Low Seat HeightNADual Channel ABS, LED Lights, Wide Tyres, Slipper Clutch, Informative Instrument Console

BRAKES & TYRES

Tubeless Tyres
Front Brake
Single semi-floating 310 mm petal discs. Caliper: Single balanced actuation dual pistonSingle 320mm Single Petal Disc with twin piston caliper320mm Single Disc
Alloy Wheels
Rear Brake
Single 220 mm petal disc. Caliper: Dual pistonSingle 240mm Single Petal Disc with single piston caliper230mm Single Disc
Front Tyre
110/70-R17 M/C 54H120/70 ZR 17M/C110/70-R17 (MRF REVZ-FC1)
Rear Tyre
150/60-R17 M/C 66H160/60 ZR 17M/C150/60-R17 (MRF REVZ-C1)
ABS
Optional for INR 14,000

SUSPENSION & CHASSIS

Front Suspension
41 mm telescopic fork41mm Conventional telescopic43mm Telescopic Forks
Rear Suspension
Bottom-Link Uni-Trak with gas-charged shock and 5-way adjustable preloadPro-Link monoshock with nine-position spring preload adjustabilityMulti Step Adjustable Mono Shock (77mm diameter)
Frame
Trellis, high-tensile steelDiamondBeam Type Perimeter Frame
Front Wheel Travel
120 mmNANA
Rear Wheel Travel
130 mmNANA

Miscellaneous Information

Trail
92 mmNANA

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