Kawasaki Z1000 vs Honda CB1000R STD vs Kawasaki Ninja 1000 Comparison

Updated: 08, Jul, 2016 05:38 AM

Ex-Showroom Price

₹ 15,10,000
* Delhi. May vary.
Discontinued

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Ex-Showroom Price

₹ 11,81,800
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₹ 10,29,900
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DIMENSIONS & WEIGHT

Kerb/Wet Weight
221 kg222 kg239 kg
Ground Clearance
125 mm130 mm130 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity
17 litres17 litres19 litres
Wheelbase
1435 mm1445 mm1440 mm
Overall Length
2045 mm2105 mm2100 mm
Overall Width
790 mm805 mm790 mm
Overall Height
1055 mm1095 mm1185 mm
Seat Height
815 mm825 mm815 mm

PERFORMANCE & MILEAGE

0-100 kmph
3.4 secs4 secs3.3 secs

COMFORT & CONVENIENCE FEATURES

Electric Start
Pillion Footrest
Step-up Seat/Split Seat

ENGINE & GEARBOX

Displacement
1043 cc998 cc1043 cc
Bore
77 mm75 mm77 mm
Stroke
56 mm56.5 mm56 mm
Number of Cylinders
444
Compression Ratio
11.8:111.2:111.8:1
Engine Description
Liquid-cooled, 4-stroke In-Line FourLiquid- cooled 4-Stroke 16-valve DOHC inline 4Liquid-cooled, 4-stroke In-Line Four
Maximum Power
140 Bhp @ 10000 rpm123.37 HP @ 10000 rpm140 HP @ 10000 rpm
Maximum Torque
111 Nm @ 7300 rpm99 Nm @ 7750 rpm111 Nm @ 7300 rpm
Number of Gears
666
Clutch
Wet multi-disc, ManualWet, multiplate with coil springsWet multi-disc, Manual
Cylinder Configuration
DOHCNANA
Cooling
Liquid CoolingLiquid CoolingLiquid Cooling
Valve System
DOHC, 16 valvesNADOHC, 16 valves
Fuel System
Fuel injection:ø38 mm x 4 (Keihin) with oval sub-throttlesPGM – FI electronic fuel injectionFuel injection: ø38 mm x 4 (Keihin) with oval sub-throttles
Ignition
DigitalControlled digital transistorized with electronic advanceDigital
Lubrication
Forced lubrication, Wet sump with oil coolerNAForced lubrication, wet sump with oil cooler
Final Drive
Sealed chainO-ring Sealed chainSealed chain
Primary Reduction Ratio
1.627 (83/51)NA1.627 (83/51)
Final Reduction Ratio
2.867 (43/15)NA2.733 (41/15)
Gear Ratios
1st=2.600, 2nd=1.950, 3rd=1.600, 4th=1.389, 5th=1.238, 6th=1.107NA1st=2.600, 2nd=1.950, 3rd=1.600, 4th=1.389, 5th=1.238, 6th=1.107

INSTRUMENT CONSOLE FEATURES

Fuel Gauge
DigitalDigitalDigital
Tachometer
AnalogDigitalAnalog
Trip Meter
DigitalDigital-2Digital
Speedometer
DigitalDigitalDigital

QUICK FACTS & SUMMARY

Top Speed
258 kmph225 kmphLimited - 250 kmph
Body Type
NakedNakedSuperbike
Official Tagline
Call of the WildWith Power Comes BeautyDeeper Supersport Seduction
Mileage
11-15 kmpl (Approx.)12-18 kmpl (approx.)10-15 kmpl (Approx.)
Bike Variant
Kawasaki Z1000Honda CB1000R STDKawasaki Ninja 1000
Current Status
AvailableDiscontinuedAvailable
Price in India
Kawasaki Z1000 is priced at INR 15.10 lakh in India (Ex-Showroom).Honda CB1000R STD was priced at INR 11,81,800 before being discontinued in India (ex-showroom).Kawasaki Ninja 1000 is priced at INR 10.30 lakh in India (Ex-Showroom).
Shades
Candy Burnt Orange, Flat Ebony, GreenBlack, Tri-colorGreen, Black
Vehicle Overview
Z1000 is a flagship street fighter that carries 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.Honda CB1000R is the flagship naked bike in the company lineup, serving the same design and comparatively lesser power than most liter class naked bikes of India. The 998cc, 4-cylinder engine on the motorcycle is good for 123.37 BHP at 10000 rpm and 99 Nm at 7750 rpm. It weighs 222 kg and claims 0-100 kmph in just 4 seconds. Honda even claims a top speed of 225 kmph for the motorcycle. It is quite heavy because it uses Honda manufactured brakes and suspension components that have now been replaced with performance parts on the flagship racer, CBR1000R. Honda CB1000R rivals Suzuki GSX-S1000 and Kawasaki Z1000.Ninja 1000 is a liter class tourer that actually carries a 1043 cc, 4-cylinder engine producing 140 HP at 10,000 rpm and 111 Nm at 7,300 rpm. It is more like a sports tourer as the bike weigh 230 kg and gets a relaxed engine tune. The fuel tank measuring 19 liters is actually good for long runs while its limited top speed of 250 kph makes it really good for highway riding. It uses dual channel ABS and rivals Ducati Panigale in the country.
Fuel Type
PetrolPetrolPetrol

BATTERY & LIGHTING

Pass Light
NA
Battery Type
Maintenance FreeMaintenance FreeMaintenance Free

BRAKES & TYRES

Tubeless Tyres
Front Brake
Dual semi-floating 310 mm petal discs, Dual radial-mount, monobloc, opposed 4-piston caliper310 x 4.5 mm dual hydraulic disc with 4-piston caliper, floating rotors and sintered metal padsDual semi-floating 300 mm petal discs, Dual radial-mount, monobloc, opposed 4-piston caliper
Alloy Wheels
Rear Brake
Single 250 mm petal disc, Single-piston caliper256 x 5 mm dual hydraulic disc with dual-piston caliper and sintered metal padsSingle 250 mm petal disc, Single-piston caliper
Wheel Type
AlloysNAAlloys
Front Tyre
120/70ZR17M/C (58W)120/70 – ZR17M/C120/70ZR17M/C (58W)
Rear Tyre
190/50ZR17M/C (73W)180/55 – ZR17M/C190/50ZR17M/C (73W)
ABS
NA

SUSPENSION & CHASSIS

Front Suspension
41 mm inverted fork with top-out springs, stepless compression and rebound damping, and spring preload adjustability43mm inverted HMAS cartridge, telescopic fork with step less preload, compression and rebound damping adjustment41 mm inverted fork with stepless compression and rebound damping and spring preload adjustability
Rear Suspension
Horizontal Back-link, gas-charged, with stepless rebound dampingMonoshock with gas -charged HMAS damper featuring 10 – step preload, compression and rebound damping adjustmentHorizontal Back-link, gas-charged, with stepless rebound damping and remote spring preload adjustability
Frame
Twin-tube, AluminiumMono-backbone; cast aluminiumTwin-tube, aluminium
Front Wheel Travel
120 mm120 mm120 mm
Rear Wheel Travel
122 mm128 mm144 mm

Miscellaneous Information

Rake
24.5°NA24.5°
Trail
101 mm99 mm102 mm
Steering Angle
29°(Left), 29°(Right)NA31°(Left), 31°(Right)

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