Kawasaki Z1000 vs Suzuki GSX-S1000 Comparison

Updated: 21, Jan, 2019 09:22 AM

Ex-Showroom Price

₹ 15,10,000
* Delhi. May vary.
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₹ 12,25,000
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DIMENSIONS & WEIGHT

Kerb/Wet Weight
221 kg209 kg
Ground Clearance
125 mm140 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity
17 litres17 litres
Wheelbase
1435 mm1460 mm
Overall Length
2045 mm2115 mm
Overall Width
790 mm795 mm
Overall Height
1055 mm1080 mm
Seat Height
815 mm810 mm

PERFORMANCE & MILEAGE

Top Speed
258 kmph241.4 kmph
0-100 kmph
3.4 secsNA
Mileage
11-15 kmpl (Approx.)10-15 kmpl (Approx.)

COMFORT & CONVENIENCE FEATURES

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

ENGINE & GEARBOX

Displacement
1043 cc999 cc
Bore
77 mm73.4 mm
Stroke
56 mm59.0 mm
Number of Cylinders
44
Compression Ratio
11.8:112.2 : 1
Engine Description
Liquid-cooled, 4-stroke In-Line Four999cc, four-stroke, liquid-cooled, DOHC, inline-four
Maximum Power
140 Bhp @ 10000 rpm144 HP @ 10000 rpm
Maximum Torque
111 Nm @ 7300 rpm105.75 NM @ 9500 rpm
Number of Gears
66
Clutch
Wet multi-disc, ManualNA
Cylinder Configuration
DOHCNA
Cooling
Liquid CoolingLiquid
Valve System
DOHC, 16 valvesNA
Fuel System
Fuel injection:ø38 mm x 4 (Keihin) with oval sub-throttlesSuzuki fuel injection
Ignition
DigitalElectronic ignition (Transistorized)
Lubrication
Forced lubrication, Wet sump with oil coolerWet sump
Final Drive
Sealed chainNA
Primary Reduction Ratio
1.627 (83/51)1.553 (73/47)
Final Reduction Ratio
2.867 (43/15)2.588 (44/17)
Gear Ratios
1st=2.600, 2nd=1.950, 3rd=1.600, 4th=1.389, 5th=1.238, 6th=1.107NA

INSTRUMENT CONSOLE FEATURES

Fuel Gauge
Digital
Tachometer
Analog
Trip Meter
Digital
Speedometer
Digital

QUICK FACTS & SUMMARY

Body Type
NakedNaked
Official Tagline
Call of the WildThe Pure Sport Roadster
Bike Variant
Kawasaki Z1000Suzuki GSX-S1000
Current Status
AvailableDiscontinued
Price in India
Kawasaki Z1000 is priced at INR 15.10 lakh in India (Ex-Showroom).Suzuki GSX-S1000 was priced at INR 12.25 Lakh in India (Ex-Showroom).
Shades
Candy Burnt Orange, Flat Ebony, GreenCandy Daring Red/Glass Sparkle Black and Metallic Triton Blue
Vehicle Overview
Z1000 is a flagship street fighter that carries 1043cc, inline-4 engine producing 140 BHP at 10000 rpm and 111 Nm at 7300 rpm. Z1000 ABS shares most of its parts with the Ninja 1000 and comes with a top speed of 258 kmph. It carries a 17 liter fuel tank and weighs 221 kg. The seat height stands at 815 mm while it takes just 3.4 seconds for a 0-100 kmph sprint. The motorcycle rivals Yamaha MT-10, Suzuki GSX-S1000, Honda CB1000R and BMW S1000R internationally.GSX-S1000 is a 999cc, inline-4 street machine that produces a maximum power of 144 BHP at 10,000 rpm and 105.75 Nm at 9,500 rpm. The engine comes mated to a 6-speed gearbox. The motorcycle is an excellent option to own in the liter class segment as it weighs just 209 kg. It claims a top speed of 241.4 kmph and returns a mileage of around 12-15 kmpl. Suzuki provides a 2 year/30,000 km warranty with the motorcycle. GSX-S1000 rivals Honda CB1000R, Yamaha MT-09 and Kawasaki Z1000 in its segment. It carries a massive 17 liter fuel tank.
Fuel Type
PetrolPetrol

BATTERY & ELECTRICALS

Battery Type
Maintenance FreeNA

BRAKES & TYRES

Tubeless Tyres
Front Brake
Dual semi-floating 310 mm petal discs, Dual radial-mount, monobloc, opposed 4-piston caliperTwin Disc
Alloy Wheels
Rear Brake
Single 250 mm petal disc, Single-piston caliperDisc
Wheel Type
AlloysNA
Front Tyre
120/70ZR17M/C (58W)120/70ZR17M/C (58W)
Rear Tyre
190/50ZR17M/C (73W)190/50ZR17M/C (73W)
ABS

SUSPENSION & CHASSIS

Front Suspension
41 mm inverted fork with top-out springs, stepless compression and rebound damping, and spring preload adjustabilityInverted telescopic, coil spring, oil damped
Rear Suspension
Horizontal Back-link, gas-charged, with stepless rebound dampingLink type, coil spring, oil damped
Frame
Twin-tube, AluminiumNA
Front Wheel Travel
120 mmNA
Rear Wheel Travel
122 mmNA

Miscellaneous Information

Rake
24.5°25°
Trail
101 mm100 mm (3.9 in)
Steering Angle
29°(Left), 29°(Right)NA

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