Kawasaki Ninja ZX-6R vs Yamaha YZF-R6 Comparison

Updated: 28, Sep, 2017 03:46 PM

Ex-Showroom Price

₹ 10,49,000
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DIMENSIONS & WEIGHT

Kerb/Wet Weight
196 kg190 kg
Ground Clearance
130 mm130 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity
17 litres17 litres
Wheelbase
1400 mm1375 mm
Overall Length
2025 mm2040 mm
Overall Width
710 mm695 mm
Overall Height
1100 mm1150 mm
Seat Height
830 mm850 mm

PERFORMANCE & MILEAGE

Mileage (Combined)
17.5 kmpl17.5 kmpl
Mileage (City)
15 kmpl15 kmpl
Mileage (Highway)
20 kmpl20 kmpl
0-100 kmph
3.90 secs3.0 secs
Top Speed
262 kmph262 kmph

COMFORT & CONVENIENCE FEATURES

Electric Start
Pillion Footrest
Pass Light
Step-up Seat/Split Seat

TYRE SIZE & WHEELS

Tubeless Tyres
Alloy Wheels
Wheel Type
AlloysAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre
120/70ZR17M/C (58W)120/70 ZR17M/C (58W)
Rear Tyre
180/55ZR17M/C (73W)180/55 ZR17M/C (73W)

ENGINE SPECIFICATIONS

Displacement
636 cc599 cc
Bore
67 mm67 mm
Stroke
45.1 mm42.5 mm
Compression Ratio
12.9:113.1 : 1
Number of Cylinders
44
Engine Description
Liquid-cooled, 4-stroke, In-Line Four4-stroke, liquid-cooled, forward-inclined parallel 4-cylinder, DOHC
Maximum Power
130 HP @ 13,500 rpm118.4 PS @ 14,500 rpm
Maximum Torque
70.8 Nm @ 11,000 rpm61.7 Nm @ 10500 rpm
Cooling
Liquid CoolingLiquid Cooling
Valve System
DOHC, 16 valvesNA
Fuel System
Fuel injection:ø38 mm x 4 (Keihin) with oval sub-throttlesElectronic Fuel Injection
Ignition
DigitalTCI (digital)
Lubrication
Forced lubrication, Wet sump with oil coolerWet sump

INSTRUMENT CONSOLE FEATURES

Fuel Gauge
DigitalDigital
Tachometer
AnalogAnalog
Trip Meter
DigitalDigital
Speedometer
DigitalDigital

QUICK FACTS & SUMMARY

Body Type
SuperbikeSuperbike
Official Tagline
Set Your Heart RacingRefined. Redesigned. Remarkable.
Mileage
15-20 kmpl (approx.)15-20 kmpl (approx.)
Bike Variant
Kawasaki Ninja ZX-6R (2019)Yamaha YZF-R6
Current Status
UpcomingUpcoming
Price in India
Kawasaki Ninja ZX-6R is priced at INR 10.49 lakh in India (ex-showroom).Yamaha R6 is expected to be priced around INR 15 lakh in India (ex-showroom).
Braking System
2-Channel ABS (Anti-lock Braking System)NA
Shades
Metallic Spark Black/Flat Ebony, Lime Green/Metallic Spark BlackRace Blu, Tech Black, Intensity White
Vehicle Overview
2019 Kawasaki Ninja ZX-6R is a middle weight super sport machine from the Japanese bike manufacturer. It comes with a 636cc, 4-cylinder engine producing 130 HP at 13500 rpm and 70.8 Nm at 11000 rpm. It comes mated to a 6-speed gearbox and claims a top speed of around 260 kmph. The 196 kg superbike has a high seat height of 830 mm while its design looks quite inspired from the liter class ZX-10R. Kawasaki recently confirmed the launch of ZX-6R in India and the pre-bookings are now open with a token amount of INR 1.50 lakh.NA
Fuel Type
PetrolPetrol

BATTERY & ELECTRICALS

Battery Type
Maintenance FreeMaintenance Free

BRAKES & SAFETY

Front Brake
Dual semi-floating 310 mm (x t5 mm) petal discs. Caliper: dual radial-mount, monobloc, opposed 4-pistonHydraulic dual disc, Ø 320 mm
Rear Brake
Single 220 mm (x t5 mm) petal disc. Caliper: single-bore pin-slide, aluminium pistonHydraulic single disc, Ø 220 mm
ABS

SUSPENSION & WHEEL TRAVEL

Front Suspension
41 mm inverted fork (SFF-BP) with rebound and compression damping and spring preload adjustability, and top-out springsUpside-down telescopic fork, Ø 43 mm
Rear Suspension
Bottom-Link Uni Trak, gas-charged shock with piggyback reservoir, compression and rebound damping and spring preload adjustabilitySwingarm, link suspension, Monoshock
Front Wheel Travel
120 mm120 mm
Rear Wheel Travel
151 mm120 mm

Miscellaneous Information

Lean Angle, Left (deg.)
27 DegreeNA
Lean Angle, Right (deg.)
27 DegreeNA
Frame/Chassis
Twin spar, pressed-aluminiumAluminium Deltabox
Rake
23.5°NA
Trail
101 mm97 mm
Steering Angle
27°(Left) / 27°(Right)NA

GEARBOX & CLUTCH

Number of Gears
66
Clutch
Wet, Multi-disc, ManualWet, multiple-disc coil spring
Final Drive
Sealed chainNA
Primary Reduction Ratio
1.900 (76/40)NA
Final Reduction Ratio
2.688 (43/16)NA
Gear Ratios
1st=2.846, 2nd=2.200, 3rd=1.850, 4th=1.600, 5th=1.421, 6th=1.300NA

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