Kawasaki Ninja 300 vs Yamaha YZF-R3 ABS vs Benelli 302R Comparison

Updated: 10, Oct, 2018 02:57 PM

Ex-Showroom Price

₹ 2,98,000
* Delhi. May vary.

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₹ 3,51,680
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Ex-Showroom Price

₹ 3,10,000
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DIMENSIONS & WEIGHT

Kerb/Wet Weight
179 kg173 kg198 kg
Ground Clearance
135 mm160 mm165 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity
17 litres14 litres14 litres
Wheelbase
1405 mm1380 mm1410 mm
Overall Length
2015 mm2090 mm2150 mm
Overall Width
715 mm720 mm745 mm
Overall Height
1110 mm1135 mm1115 mm
Seat Height
785 mm780 mm785 mm

PERFORMANCE & MILEAGE

0-100 kmph
6.73 secs6 secsNA

COMFORT & CONVENIENCE FEATURES

Electric Start
Pillion Footrest
Step-up Seat/Split Seat

ENGINE & GEARBOX

Displacement
296 cc321 cc300 cc
Bore
62 mm68.0 mm65 mm
Stroke
49 mm44.1 mm45.2 mm
Number of Cylinders
222
Compression Ratio
10.6:111.2 : 112:01
Engine Description
Liquid-cooled, 4-stroke, Parallel Twin2-cylinder, liquid-cooled, 4-stroke, DOHC, 4-valvesIn-line 2-cylinder, 4-stroke, water cooled , 4 valves for cylinder, double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
Maximum Power
39 HP @ 11000 rpm42 HP @ 10750 rpm38.26 BHP @ 11,500 rpm
Maximum Torque
27 Nm @ 10000 rpm29.6 Nm @ 9000 rpm26.5 NM @10,000 rpm
Number of Gears
666
Clutch
Wet multi-disc, ManualWet, Multiple DiscWet Multiplate
Cylinder Configuration
Parallel TwinNANA
Cooling
Liquid CoolingLiquid CoolingNA
Valve System
DOHC, 8 valvesDOHC, 4-valvesNA
Fuel System
Fuel injection: ø32 mm x 2 with dual throttle valvesFuel InjectionElectronic Fuel Injection with throttle body 34mm
Ignition
DigitalTCIECU
Lubrication
Forced lubrication, Wet sumpWet sumpWet Sump
Final Drive
Sealed chainNAChain drive
Primary Reduction Ratio
3.087 (71/23)3.043 (70/23)NA
Final Reduction Ratio
3.000 (42/14)NANA
Gear Ratios
1st=2.714, 2nd=1.789, 3rd=1.409, 4th=1.160, 5th=1.000, 6th=0.8571st gear - 2.500 (35/14), 2nd gear - 1.824 (31/17), 3rd gear - 1.348 (31/23), 4th gear - 1.087 (25/23), 5th gear - 0.920 (23/25), 6th gear - 0.800 (24/30)NA

INSTRUMENT CONSOLE FEATURES

Fuel Gauge
DigitalDigitalDigital
Tachometer
AnalogAnalogAnalog
Trip Meter
DigitalLiquid crystalDigital
Speedometer
DigitalDigitalDigital
Odometer
DigitalLiquid crystalDigital

QUICK FACTS & SUMMARY

Top Speed
182 kmph188 kmph170 kmph
Body Type
SportsSportsSports
Official Tagline
Youthful MomentRev the LimitsThe Ideal Track Tool for the Racer in You
Mileage
20-25 kmpl (Approx.)15-25 kmpl (approx.)24-32 kmpl (Approx.)
Current Status
AvailableAvailableAvailable
Price in India
Kawasaki Ninja 300 ABS is priced at INR 2.98 Lakh (Ex-showroom).Yamaha YZF-R3 is priced at INR 3,51,680 in India (Ex-Showroom).Benelli 302R is priced at INR 3.10 lakh in India (Ex-Showroom).
Bike Variant
Kawasaki Ninja 300 ABSYamaha YZF-R3NA
Braking System
2-Channel ABS (Anti-lock braking system)Anti-Lock Braking SystemNA
Shades
Candy Plasma Blue & Candy Lime GreenMagma Black, Racing BlueWhite/Red (White Rosso), Black/Red (Red Nero), Green/Silver (Silver Verde)
Fuel Type
PetrolPetrolPetrol

BATTERY & LIGHTING

Pass Light
Battery Type
Maintenance FreeGTZ8VMF

MAXABOUT RATING & VERDICT

Design
Performance
Comfort
Fuel Economy
Features
Build Quality
Value for Money
NA
Standout Features
Twin Cylinder Engine, Dual Headlights, Fuel Injection, Attractive Shade, Impressive Fuel Tank, ABSLightweight Body, Powerful Engine, Fuel Injection, Twin Headlights, Low Seat Height, Amazing Shades, 2-Channel ABSDual Channel ABS, Fuel Injection, Dual Headlight, Low Seat Height
Should You Buy It?
Kawasaki fans have no better option under a strict budget than Ninja 300. It is great in terms of power to weight ratio and offers decent seat height of 785 mm.NABenelli launched 302R with amazing safety features, competitive power and a decent design. It feels weak only from its kerb weight (198 kg), making it around 20 kg heavy when compared to other bikes of this segment.

BRAKES & TYRES

Tubeless Tyres
Front Brake
Single 290 mm petal disc, Single balanced actuation dual-piston caliperHydraulic single disc, Ø 298 mm260mm Double Floating Discs with 4 Pistons Calliper
Alloy Wheels
Rear Brake
Single 220 mm petal disc, Dual-piston caliperHydraulic single disc, Ø 220 mm240mm Single Disc with Floating Calliper Single Piston
Wheel Type
Black Mag WheelsAlloysAluminum Alloy
Front Tyre
110/70-R17 M/C 54H110/70-17M/C 54H (Tubeless)110/70-R17
Rear Tyre
140/70-R17 M/C 66H140/70-17M/C 66H (Tubeless)150/60-R17
ABS

SUSPENSION & CHASSIS

Front Suspension
37 mm telescopic forkTelescopic forks41mm Upside Down Forks
Rear Suspension
Bottom-Link Uni-Trak with gas-charged shock and 5-way adjustable preloadSwingarmHydraulic Mono Shock Absorber
Frame
Tube diamond, SteelDiamondSteel trestle in steel tubes
Front Wheel Travel
120 mm130 mm120 mm
Rear Wheel Travel
132 mm125 mm45 mm

Miscellaneous Information

Rake
27°NANA
Trail
93 mm95 mmNA
Steering Angle
35°(Left) / 35°(Right)Left:34°, Right:34°NA

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