Kawasaki Ninja 650 vs Honda CBR650F vs Yamaha FZ6R Comparison

Updated: 12, May, 2017 06:47 PM

Ex-Showroom Price

₹ 5,89,000
* Delhi. May vary.

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Ex-Showroom Price

₹ 7,37,874
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Discontinued

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₹ 6,50,000
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DIMENSIONS & WEIGHT

Kerb/Wet Weight
196 kg216 kg215 kg
Ground Clearance
130 mm133 mm140 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity
15 litres17.3 litres17 litres
Wheelbase
1410 mm1449 mm1440 mm
Overall Length
2115 mm2107 mm2120 mm
Overall Width
740 mm753 mm770 mm
Overall Height
1135 mm1149 mm1185 mm
Seat Height
790 mm810 mm785 mm

PERFORMANCE & MILEAGE

Mileage
15-20 kmpl (Approx.)16-20 kmpl (Approx.)12-20 kmpl (approx.)
Top Speed
212 kmph194 kmph199 kmph

COMFORT & CONVENIENCE FEATURES

Electric Start
Pillion Footrest
NA
Pass Light
Step-up Seat/Split Seat
NA
Engine Kill Switch
NA

ENGINE & GEARBOX

Displacement
649 cc648.72 cc600 cc
Bore
83 mm67 mm65.5 mm
Stroke
60 mm46 mm44.5 mm
Number of Cylinders
244
Compression Ratio
10.8 : 111.4:112.2 : 1
Engine Description
Liquid-cooled, 4-stroke Parallel TwinLiquid-cooled 4-stroke 16-valve DOHC inline-4Liquid-cooled, 4-stroke, DOHC, forward-inclined parallel 4-cylinder, 4-valves
Maximum Power
68 HP @ 8000 rpm85.28 HP @ 11000 rpm76.4 BHP @ 10000 rpm
Maximum Torque
65.7 Nm @ 6500 rpm60.5 Nm @ 8500 rpm59.7 NM @ 8000 rpm
Number of Gears
666
Cylinder Configuration
Parallel TwinNANA
Cooling
Liquid CoolingLiquid CoolingLiquid Cooling
Emission Standard
BS IVNANA
Fuel System
Fuel injection: Ø 36 mm x 2 with dual throttle valvesPGM-FI electronic fuel injectionElectronic Fuel Injection
Final Drive
Sealed chain525 O-ring sealed chainNA
Lubrication
Forced lubrication, semi-dry sumpNAWet sump
Valve System
DOHC, 8 valvesNANA
Clutch
Wet multi-disc, manualWet, multiplate with coil springsWet, Multiple Disc
Gear Ratios
1st - 2.438 (39/16), 2nd - 1.714 (36/21), 3rd - 1.333 (32/24), 4th - 1.111 (30/27), 5th - 0.966 (28/29), 6th - 0.852 (23/27)1) 3.071 (43/14) 2) 2.235 (38/17) 3) 1.778 (32/18) 4) 1.520 (38/25) 5) 1.333 (36/27) 6) 1.214 (34/28)NA
Primary Reduction Ratio
2.095 (88/42)1.690(71/42)NA
Final Reduction Ratio
3.067 (46/15)NANA

INSTRUMENT CONSOLE FEATURES

Low Fuel Warning Light
Gear Indicator
NANA
ABS Light
NA
Fuel Gauge
Digital
Digital
Tachometer
AnalogDigital bar graphAnalog
Trip Meter
DigitalDigital-2Digital
Speedometer
DigitalDigitalDigital
Odometer
Digital
Digital
Clock
DigitalNADigital

QUICK FACTS & SUMMARY

Body Type
SportsSportsSports
Official Tagline
Fun. Aggressive. Easy.Feel the Rush!1st Sportbike
Price in India
Kawasaki Ninja 650 is priced at INR 5.89 lakh in India (Ex-Showroom).Honda CBR650F was priced at INR 7.38 Lakh in India (Ex-Showroom).Yamaha FZ6R is expected to be priced around INR 6,50,000 in India (ex-showroom).
Current Status
AvailableDiscontinuedUpcoming
Bike Variant
Kawasaki Ninja 650Honda CBR650F ABSYamaha FZ6R
Braking System
2-Channel ABS (Anti-lock braking system)NANA
Shades
Orange, BlackMatt GunPowder Black Metallic, Millennium RedRapid Red
Vehicle Overview
Ninja 650 is the most impressive twin cylinder offering from the Japanese manufacturer when compared in terms of value and performance. It comes with the same 649 cc engine (now Euro4 compliant) producing 67.2 HP and 65.7 Nm of torque. It is lighter by 18 kg than its predecessor. Ninja 650 rivals the upcoming CBR650R in the Indian market.Honda CBR650F is an inline-4, 648cc motorcycle producing 85.28 BHP at 11,000 rpm and 60.5 Nm at 8500 rpm. It comes mated to a 6-speed gearbox and rivals Kawasaki Ninja 650 and Benelli TNT 600i around its segment. The bike comes with a top speed of 194 kmph and weighs almost equal to the other rivals at 216 kg. It has a limited 133 mm of ground clearance while its seat height is quite high at 810 mm for an average sized Indian.Yamaha FZ6R is a middleweight motorcycle that carries a 600 cc, 4-cylinder engine. The setup is good for 76.4 BHP at 10000 rpm and 59.7 Nm at 8000 rpm. The engine comes mated to a 6-speed gearbox and claims a top speed of 199 kmph. The motorcycle is quite heavy at 215 kg while the accessible seat height of just 785 mm makes it easy to ride for every type of rider. It is more into the highway touring category as the huge fuel tank measuring 17 liters could help the rider claim a pretty decent overall refill period. If launched, it will rival Benelli TNT600 GT and Honda CBR650F in the Indian market.
Fuel Type
PetrolPetrolPetrol

BATTERY & ELECTRICALS

Battery Type
Maintenance FreeMaintenance FreeMF

BRAKES & TYRES

Tubeless Tyres
Front Brake
Dual semi-floating 300mm petal discs. Caliper: Dual piston2 x 320mm dual hydraulic disc with dual-piston calipers and sintered metal padsHydraulic dual disc, Ø 298 mm
Alloy Wheels
Rear Brake
Single 220mm petal disc. Caliper: Single-piston1 x 240mm hydraulic disc with single-piston caliper and resin mold padsHydraulic single disc, Ø 245 mm
Wheel Type
Alloy WheelsHollow-section 6-spoke cast aluminiumAlloys
Front Tyre
120/70ZR17M/C (58W)120/70ZR-17 radial120/70 ZR17M/C (58W)
Rear Tyre
160/60ZR17M/C (69W)180/55ZR-17 radialNA
ABS
2-Channel ABS
Front Wheel
17-inch17M/C x MT3.5NA
Rear Wheel
17-inch17M/C x MT5.5160/60 ZR17M/C (69W)

SUSPENSION & CHASSIS

Front Suspension
41mm Telescopic Fork41mm Telescopic ForkTelescopic forks
Rear Suspension
Horizontal Back-link, gas-charged, with preload adjustmentMonoshock with 7-stage spring preload adjustmentLinked monoshock with spring preload adjustment
Frame
Trellis, high-tensile steelSteel DiamondDiamond Shaped
Front Wheel Travel
125 mm108mm wheel travel130 mm
Rear Wheel Travel
130 mm128mm wheel travel130 mm

Miscellaneous Information

Trail
100 mm101mm103 mm

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