Kawasaki Z1000 vs Yamaha FZ1 vs BMW S1000R Comparison

Updated: 13, May, 2017 07:17 AM

Ex-Showroom Price

₹ 15,10,000
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Ex-Showroom Price

₹ 11,42,999
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Ex-Showroom Price

₹ 16,45,000
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DIMENSIONS & WEIGHT

Kerb/Wet Weight
221 kg214 kg205 kg
Ground Clearance
125 mm135 mm140 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity
17 litres18 litres17.50 litres
Wheelbase
1435 mm1460 mm1439 mm
Overall Length
2045 mm2140 mm2057 mm
Overall Width
790 mm770 mm845 mm
Overall Height
1055 mm1060 mm1228 mm
Seat Height
815 mm815 mm814 mm

PERFORMANCE & MILEAGE

0-100 kmph
3.4 secsNANA

COMFORT & CONVENIENCE FEATURES

Electric Start
Pillion Footrest
Step-up Seat/Split Seat

ENGINE & GEARBOX

Displacement
1043 cc998 cc999 cc
Bore
77 mm77 mm80 mm
Stroke
56 mm53.6 mm49.7 mm
Number of Cylinders
444
Compression Ratio
11.8:111.5 : 112.0 : 1
Engine Description
Liquid-cooled, 4-stroke In-Line FourLiquid Cooled, 4-stroke, DOHC, 5-valveWater/oil-cooled 4-cylinder 4-stroke in-line engine, four valves per cylinder, two overhead camshafts
Maximum Power
140 Bhp @ 10000 rpm148 Bhp @ 11000 rpm165 HP @ 11000 rpm
Maximum Torque
111 Nm @ 7300 rpm106 Nm @ 8000 rpm114 Nm @ 9250 rpm
Number of Gears
666
Clutch
Wet multi-disc, ManualWet, multiple-discMultiplate clutch in oil bath, anti-hopping clutch, mechanically controlled
Cylinder Configuration
DOHCNANA
Cooling
Liquid CoolingLiquid CoolingLiquid Cooling
Valve System
DOHC, 16 valvesNANA
Fuel System
Fuel injection:ø38 mm x 4 (Keihin) with oval sub-throttlesFuel InjectionElectronic fuel injection with ride-by-wire throttle system and knock sensor
Ignition
DigitalT.C.I.NA
Lubrication
Forced lubrication, Wet sump with oil coolerWet sumpNA
Final Drive
Sealed chainNAChain 17/45
Primary Reduction Ratio
1.627 (83/51)65/43 (1.512)NA
Final Reduction Ratio
2.867 (43/15)NANA
Gear Ratios
1st=2.600, 2nd=1.950, 3rd=1.600, 4th=1.389, 5th=1.238, 6th=1.1071st = 2.533, 2nd = 2.063, 3rd = 1.762, 4th = 1.522, 5th = 1.350, 6th = 1.208NA

INSTRUMENT CONSOLE FEATURES

Fuel Gauge
DigitalDigitalDigital
Tachometer
AnalogAnalogueAnalog
Trip Meter
DigitalDigitalDigital
Speedometer
DigitalDigitalDigital

QUICK FACTS & SUMMARY

Top Speed
258 kmph258 kmph260 kmph
Body Type
NakedNakedNaked
Official Tagline
Call of the WildThe Brutal BeautyAdrenaline on 2 Wheels
Mileage
11-15 kmpl (Approx.)NANA
Bike Variant
Kawasaki Z1000Yamaha FZ1BMW S1000R
Current Status
AvailableDiscontinuedAvailable
Price in India
Kawasaki Z1000 is priced at INR 15.10 lakh in India (Ex-Showroom).Yamaha FZ1 was priced at INR 11,42,999 before being discontinued in India (ex-showroom).BMW S1000R is priced at INR 16.45 Lakh in India (Ex-Showroom).
Shades
Candy Burnt Orange, Flat Ebony, GreenBlack, WhiteRacing Red, Light White, Black Storm Metallic
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.Yamaha FZ1 was the most powerful street fighter for its price and discontinued due to unknown reasons. It looked a bit outdated but carried the same engine as Yamaha R1. The engine was de-tuned to produce 148 BHP at 11000 rpm and 106 Nm at 8000 rpm. The motorcycle carried a healthy 18 liter fuel tank while weighs just 214 kg. The top speed of the same is rated at 258 kmph while the new replacement at the equivalent price segment is Yamaha MT-09. It rivals none other than Suzuki GSX-S1000, Honda CB1000R and Kawasaki Z1000.BMW S1000R is one of the premium street fighter that retails in India for INR 16,45,000. The liter class machine is good for 165 HP at 11000 rpm and 114 Nm at 9250 rpm. The four cylinder engine on S1000R comes mated to a 6-speed gearbox and claims a top speed of 260 kmph. It comes with a fuel tank that measures 17.5 liters while BMW even provides switchable race spec ABS. The motorcycle rivals none other than Kawasaki Z1000, Honda CB1000R, Suzuki GSX-S1000 and Yamaha MT-10. BMW S1000R even competes with Ducati Monster 1200S.
Fuel Type
PetrolPetrolPetrol

BATTERY & LIGHTING

Pass Light
Battery Type
Maintenance FreeMaintenance FreeMaintenance-free

BRAKES & TYRES

Tubeless Tyres
NA
Front Brake
Dual semi-floating 310 mm petal discs, Dual radial-mount, monobloc, opposed 4-piston caliperDual Hydraulic disc brake Ø 320 mmTwin disc brake, floating brake calipers, radial 4-piston fixed caliper, diameter 320 mm, 5 mm thick
Alloy Wheels
Rear Brake
Single 250 mm petal disc, Single-piston caliperSingle hydraulic disc brake Ø 245 mmSingle disc brake, single piston floating caliper, diameter 220 mm, 5 mm thick
Wheel Type
AlloysAlloysCast aluminium wheels
Front Tyre
120/70ZR17M/C (58W)120/70 ZR17M/C (58W)120/70 ZR 17
Rear Tyre
190/50ZR17M/C (73W)190/50 ZR17M/C (73W)190/55 ZR 17
ABS
BMW Motorrad Race ABS (part-integral), disengageable

SUSPENSION & CHASSIS

Front Suspension
41 mm inverted fork with top-out springs, stepless compression and rebound damping, and spring preload adjustabilityTelescopic forksUpside-down telescopic fork Ø 46 mm, compression and rebound stage adjustable
Rear Suspension
Horizontal Back-link, gas-charged, with stepless rebound dampingSwingarmAluminium 2-sided swing arm, rebound damping adjustable
Frame
Twin-tube, AluminiumDiamondAluminium composite bridge frame, partially self-supporting engine
Front Wheel Travel
120 mm130 mm120 mm
Rear Wheel Travel
122 mm130 mm120 mm

Miscellaneous Information

Rake
24.5°NANA
Trail
101 mm109 mmNA
Steering Angle
29°(Left), 29°(Right)NA65.4°

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