Kawasaki Versys 1000

Ex-Showroom Price

₹ 10,89,000
* Delhi. May vary.


Bike Variant Kawasaki Versys 1000
Braking System 2-Channel ABS (Anti-lock Braking System)
Current Status Available
Body Type Adventure
Fuel Type Petrol
Mileage 10-15 kmpl (Approx.)
Price in India Kawasaki Versys 1000 is priced at INR 10.89 lakh in India (ex-showroom).
Shades Candy Burnt Orange/Metallic Spark, Black Flat Ebony/Metallic Spark Black
Official Tagline Change Your View
Engine Description Four-stroke, Liquid-cooled, DOHC, 4-valves per cylinder, Inline-four
Fuel System DFI with four 38mm Keihin throttle bodies, oval sub-throttles
Cooling Liquid cooling
Displacement 1043 cc
Maximum Power 120 HP @ 9000 rpm
Maximum Torque 102 Nm @ 7500 rpm
Number of Cylinders 4
Ignition TCBI with digital advance
Compression Ratio 10.3:1
Bore 77 mm
Stroke 56 mm
Number of Gears 6
Final Drive Sealed chain
Front Brake Dual 310mm petal rotors with four-piston calipers
Rear Brake Single 250mm petal rotor with single-piston caliper
Front Tyre 120/70x17
Rear Tyre 180/55x17
Tubeless Tyres
Alloy Wheels
Front Suspension KYB 43mm inverted front fork with adjustable rebound and preload
Rear Suspension Horizontal back-link shock with adjustable rebound damping and adjustable spring preload, remote preload adjuster
Frame Twin-spar Aluminum
Front Wheel Travel 150 mm
Rear Wheel Travel 150 mm
Overall Length 2270 mm
Overall Width 895 mm
Overall Height 1400 mm
Ground Clearance 150 mm
Seat Height 840 mm
Wheelbase 1520 mm
Kerb/Wet Weight 255 kg
Fuel Tank Capacity 21 litres
Speedometer Digital
Tachometer Analog
Odometer Digital
Temperature Gauge Digital
Clock Digital
Fuel Gauge Digital
Miscellaneous Information
Rake 27°
Trail 101.6 mm

Kawasaki Versys 1000 Review

12 Jan, 2016 11:32 AM


Kawasaki Motors has launched its biggest and adventurous touring bike called the 'Versys 1000' in the month of November, 2014 in India. Let us check out the bike in detail that what it comes with. This updated version of Versys 1000 competes with the likes of Suzuki V-Strom.

Design and Style

The Kawasaki Versys 1000 comes fitted with trendy horizontal headlights along with an air vent which is tucked in between them. A big and height-adjustable windshield which can also be vertically adjusted up to three-inches and the standard handguards fend off the elements. The completely restyled fairing gives it a sportbike look instead of stacked ones. The rear end looks quite similar to Ninja 1000 which has been strengthened to handle more luggage or capacities. There is an integrated mounting for hard luggage as well with 28-liter capacity saddlebags that comes as standard on the LT model. The 17-inch alloy wheels looks sporty as well.

Instrument Panel

Kawasaki Versys 1000 comes fitted with a digital-analog instrument console that looks trendy. The panel features a digital speedometer, trip meter, fuel-gauge and odometer. It also has an analog tachometer along with an orange colored needle that enhances its look.

Dimensions and Fuel Tank Capacity

The motorcycle has got a length of 2240 mm, width of 1026 mm and a height of 1399.5 mm as its dimension figures. It has a Kerb or wet weight of 249 Kgs. The bike features a chunky fuel tank with a capacity of 20.8-litres.

Engine and Gearbox

The Versys 1000 is powered by a 1043cc, four-stroke, liquid-cooled, DOHC, 4-valves per cylinder, Inline-four which generates a maximum torque of 101.9 Nm at 7500 rpm. The engine is mated to a six speed transmission and has a sealed chain final drive.

Brakes and Suspension

The suspension system comprises of KYB 43mm inverted fork with adjustable rebound and preload at the front while the Horizontal back-link shock with adjustable rebound damping and adjustable spring preload with remote preload adjuster is placed at the back in order to ensure a high ground clearance. It has a front and rear wheel travel of 150mm respectively. The motorcycle comes fitted with 310mm dual petal rotors with four-piston caliper brakes at the front and 250mm single petal rotor with single-piston caliper brakes at the rear end.

Shades and Price

The Kawasaki Versys 1000 available in Candy Burnt Orange or Metallic Spark, Black Flat Ebony or Metallic Spark Black shades. The ex-showroom, Delhi price of this adventurer touring motorcycle is INR 12.90 lacs approximately which may vary.


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Best Features: Adventure Friendly

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