Yamaha FJ-09 vs Kawasaki Versys 1000 vs Honda Africa Twin Comparison

Updated: 15, May, 2017 02:12 PM

Expected Price

₹ 12,00,000
* Delhi. May vary.
Expected

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Ex-Showroom Price

₹ 10,89,000
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Ex-Showroom Price

₹ 13,50,000
* Delhi. May vary.

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DIMENSIONS & WEIGHT

Overall Length
2160 mm2270 mm2334 mm
Overall Width
950 mm895 mm932 mm
Overall Height
1338-1375 mm1400 mm1478 mm
Wheelbase
1440 mm1520 mm1571 mm
Ground Clearance
135 mm150 mm251 mm
Seat Height
845 or 860 mm840 mm820-840 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity
18 litres21 litres18.8 litres
Kerb/Wet Weight
207 kg255 kg243 kg

ENGINE & GEARBOX

Displacement
847 cc1043 cc999.11 cc
Bore
78 mm77 mm92.0 mm
Stroke
59.1 mm56 mm75.14 mm
Compression Ratio
11.5:110.3:110.0:1
Number of Cylinders
342
Engine Description
Liquid-cooled, DOHC, 12-valves (4 valves / cyl), inline-three cylinder1043cc, 4 Cylinder, Liquid Cooling999.11cc, Liquid-cooled, 4 Stroke, SI Engine
Maximum Torque
87.2 Nm @ 8500 rpm102 Nm @ 7500 rpm93.1 NM @ 6000 rpm
Fuel System
Mikuni 41 mm throttle body F.I.Fuel Injection: Ø 38 mm x 4Fuel Injection
Lubrication
Wet sumpForced Lubrication, Wet SumpNA
Ignition
TCIDigitalNA
Number of Gears
66-Speed, Return6
Final Drive
"O"-ring chainNANA
Cooling
Liquid coolingLiquid CoolingNA
Clutch
Wet, MultiplateNADual Clutch Transmission

INSTRUMENT CONSOLE FEATURES

Gear Indicator
DigitalNA
Clock
DigitalDigital
Speedometer
DigitalDigitalDigital
Tachometer
DigitalAnalogDigital
Fuel Gauge
DigitalDigitalDigital
Odometer
DigitalDigitalDigital

QUICK FACTS & SUMMARY

Body Type
AdventureAdventureAdventure
Mileage
12-20 kmpl (approx.)NANA
Bike Variant
Yamaha FJ-09Kawasaki Versys 1000Honda Africa Twin
Current Status
UpcomingAvailableAvailable
Price in India
Yamaha FJ-09 is expected to be priced around INR 12,00,000 in India (ex-showroom).Kawasaki Versys 1000 is priced at INR 10.89 lakh in India (ex-showroom).Honda Africa Twin is priced at INR 13,50,000 in India (Ex-Showroom).
Shades
Deep Metallic Red, Matte Metallic GreyCandy Lime Green/Metallic Spark Black, Pearl Stardust White/Metallic Spark BlackGlint Wave Blue Metallic
Vehicle Overview
Yamaha FJ-09 is an adventure friendly variant based on the 847cc, three cylinder engine that produces 87.2 Nm at 8500 rpm. It claims a high seat height of 845mm/860 mm and weighs just 207 kg. Yamaha even offers 18 liter fuel tank for extended mileage on the motorcycle. FJ-09 measures 2160 mm in length, 950 mm in width and 1375 mm in height. The motorcycle comes with 298 mm dual front disc brakes and 245 mm rear disc brake. FJ-09 gets ZR spec wheels and rivals other adventure spec motorcycles like Suzuki V-Storm and Kawasaki Versys 650.NANA
Fuel Type
PetrolPetrolPetrol

BRAKES & TYRES

Front Brake
298 mm Dual discs, radial mount 4-piston calipers, UnifiedDual Semi-Floating ø310 mm Petal Discs, Dual Radial-Mount, Monobloc, Opposed 4-PistonHydraulic Double Disc 310mm
Rear Brake
245 mm Disc, single piston caliper, UnifiedSingle ø250 mm Petal Disc, Single-PistonHydraulic Disc 256mm
ABS
ABS 2-Channel with Rear ABS Off Switch
Front Tyre
120/70ZR17120/70ZR17M/C (58W)90/90-21M/C (54H)
Rear Tyre
180/55ZR17180/55ZR17M/C (73W)150/70R18M/C (70H)

SUSPENSION & CHASSIS

Front Suspension
Adjustable 41 mm inverted forkø43 mm Inverted Fork with Rebound Damping (Right-Side) and Spring Preload AdjustabilityInverted Telescopic Fork
Rear Suspension
Adjustable link MonocrossHorizontal Back-Link, Gas-Charged, with Rebound Damping and Remote Spring Preload AdjustabilityPro-Link
Front Wheel Travel
137 mm150 mmNA
Rear Wheel Travel
130 mm152 mmNA

Miscellaneous Information

Rake
24°27°NA
Trail
100 mm101.6 mmNA

TECHNICAL HIGHLIGHTS

Yamaha Chip Controlled Throttle (YCC-T)
NANA
Power Delivery Mode (PWR)
NANA
Variable Traction Control System (TCS)
NANA

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