Yamaha YZF-R1M vs Kawasaki Ninja H2 Supercharged Comparison

Updated: 07, Oct, 2017 10:04 AM

Ex-Showroom Price

₹ 33,54,330
* Delhi. May vary.
Discontinued

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₹ 34,99,000
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DIMENSIONS & WEIGHT

Overall Length
2055 mm2085 mm
Overall Width
690 mm770 mm
Overall Height
1150 mm1125 mm
Wheelbase
1405 mm1455 mm
Ground Clearance
130 mm130 mm
Seat Height
860 mm825 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity
17 litres17 litres
Kerb/Wet Weight
200 kg238 kg

PERFORMANCE & MILEAGE

Top Speed
299 kmph300+ kmph
0-100 kmph
2.7 secs2.5 secs
Mileage (City)
10 kmplNA
Mileage (Highway)
15 kmplNA
Mileage (Combined)
12.5 kmplNA

TYRE SIZE & WHEELS

Front Tyre
120/70ZR17120/70 ZR17 M/C (58W)
Rear Tyre
200/55ZR17200/55 ZR17 M/C (78W)

ENGINE SPECIFICATIONS

Displacement
998 cc998 cc
Bore
79 mm76 mm
Stroke
50.9 mm55 mm
Compression Ratio
13:18.5:1
Number of Cylinders
44
Engine Description
Liquid-cooled, 4-stroke, DOHC, forward-inclined parallel 4-cylinder, 16-valves (4-valves / cyl)Liquid-cooled, 4-stroke, in-line four, DOHC, 16-valve
Maximum Power
197.2 Bhp @ 13,500 rpm231 HP @ 11,500 rpm
Lubrication
Wet sumpForced lubrication, Wet sump with oil cooler
Ignition
TCI (digital)Digital
Limited Power Version
104.7 Bhp @ 10,000 rpmNA
Fuel System
Mikuni 45mm throttle body FIFuel injection: 50mm x 4 with Dual injection
Cooling
Liquid coolingLiquid-cooled
Maximum Torque
112.4 Nm @ 11,500 rpm141.7 Nm @ 11,000 rpm

INSTRUMENT CONSOLE FEATURES

Gear Indicator
DigitalNA
Odometer
DigitalDigital
Speedometer
DigitalNA
Tachometer
DigitalAnalog
Fuel Gauge
DigitalDigital
Clock
NA

QUICK FACTS & SUMMARY

Body Type
SuperbikeSuperbike
Official Tagline
We R1Built Beyond Belief
Mileage
10-15 kmpl (Approx.)8-12 kmpl (Approx.)
Bike Variant
Yamaha YZF-R1MKawasaki Ninja H2
Current Status
DiscontinuedAvailable
Price in India
Yamaha YZF-R1M was priced at INR 33,54,330 before being discontinued in India (ex-showroom).Kawasaki Ninja H2 is priced at INR 34.50 lakh in India (Ex-Showroom).
Shades
Carbon Fiber & Liquid MetalMirror Coated Black
Vehicle Overview
R1M is a track specific bike from the Japanese manufacturer. It comes with a powerful 998 cc, 4-cylinder motor producing 197.2 BHP and 112.4 Nm of torque. It weighs just 200 kg and uses Ohlins electronic racing suspension at both front and rear end. It just takes 2.7 seconds to reach 100 kmph from standstill while the top speed is limited to 299 kmph electronically. It uses 120-70ZR17 tyre at the front while the rear measures 200/55ZR17. The riders needs to sit fairly high at 860 mm, making it tough to ride for riders with average height. It competes against BMW S1000RR in its price segment.Ninja H2 is a one of its kind, 998cc inline-4, supercharged motorcycle sold by Japanese bike maker. It claims a maximum output of 197.3 BHP at 11,000 rpm and 133.5 Nm at 10,500 rpm. The engine comes mated to a 6-speed gearbox and H2 claims a top speed of 400 plus kmph on its track only R version. Normally, it can strike a 300 plus kmph of top speed on closed circuits. It weighs 238 kg and remains the only production motorcycle with a supercharger. In its price segment, Ninja H2 rivals Yamaha YZF-R1 and BMW S1000RR.
Fuel Type
PetrolPetrol

BRAKES & SAFETY

Front Brake
320mm Dual discs, 4-piston calipers, UnifiedDual radial-mount, opposed 4-piston calipers, dual semi-floating 330mm discs
Rear Brake
220mm Disc, single piston caliper, UnifiedOpposed 2-piston calipers, Single 250mm disc
ABS

SUSPENSION & WHEEL TRAVEL

Rear Suspension
Ohlins Electronic Racing Suspension (ERS) - bottom link MonocrossNew Uni-Trak® with gas-charged shock, piggyback reservoir, dual-range (high/low-speed) compression damping, rebound damping and preload adjustability, and top-out spring
Front Suspension
Ohlins Electronic Racing Suspension (ERS), 43mm inverted fork43mm inverted fork with rebound and compression damping, spring preload adjustability and top-out springs
Rear Wheel Travel
120 mm135 mm
Front Wheel Travel
120 mm120 mm

Miscellaneous Information

Frame/Chassis
DiamondTrellis, High-tensile steel with Swingarm mounting plate
Rake
24°NA
Trail
102 mm103 mm

GEARBOX & CLUTCH

Gearbox Type
Constant MeshNA
Clutch
Wet, Multiple DiscWet-Multi Disc
Number of Gears
66
Final transmission
520 series "O" ring chainNA

TECHNICAL HIGHLIGHTS

Yamaha Chip Controlled Throttle (YCC-T)
NA
Quick Shift System (QSS)
NA
Lift Control System (LIF)
NA
Slide Control System (SCS)
NA
Communication control unit (CCU)
NA
Variable Traction Control System (TCS)
NA
Launch Control System (LCS)
NA
Power Delivery Mode (PWR)
NA

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