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Kawasaki Versys 1000 [2017-2018]

Kawasaki Versys 1000 [2017-2018] is a bike with the last known price Rs. 13,19,405 in India. It had 1 variant and 1 colour. It came with anti-locking braking system and both front and rear disc brakes.

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Key specs
  • Displacement1,043 cc
  • Transmission6 Speed Manual
  • Kerb Weight250 kg

Last known Avg. Ex-showroom price

₹ 13,19,405

Kawasaki Versys 1000 [2017-2018] is now discontinued in India.

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Kawasaki Versys 1000 [2017-2018] Summary

Versys 1000 [2017-2018] key highlights

Engine Capacity 1,043 cc
Transmission 6 Speed Manual
Kerb Weight 250 kg
Fuel Tank Capacity 21 litres
Seat Height 845 mm
Max Power 116 bhp

About Versys 1000 [2017-2018]

Kawasaki India currently sells a wide range of high performance motorcycles which includes street fighter, sports tourer and supersport models. The brand, however, is yet to step into the adventure category of the Indian two-wheeler market. The Versys 1000, which comes from Kawasaki’s adventure range of motorcycles, is expected to arrive in India soon.

Designed to offer a high level of refinement, comfort and reliability over rough grounds, the Versys 1000 gets a 1043cc, in-line 4 engine. This liquid-cooled unit produces 118bhp of power at 9,000 rpm and a respectable 101Nm of torque at 7,700 rpm. Tuned for good throttle response and strong torque at all rpms, especially in the lower middle range, the engine is very similar to the one Kawasaki uses in the Z1000 naked sports bike. However, in here, the engine delivers a stronger low-mid range with a slightly reduced peak power. Both peak power and torque kick in at a lower rpm than on the Z1000.

The Versys is built around an aluminium twin-tube frame which is lightweight and highly rigid. Being an adventure motorcycle, it gets a windscreen that can be adjusted without any tools and just two knobs. Like most high-end adventure motorcycles, the Versys 1000 also offers different engine maps for full power or low power modes and allows the rider to set power delivery to suit varied riding conditions.

The motorcycle gets 300mm front petal discs gripped by 4-piston calipers for strong stopping power and brake feel. Kawasaki says the ABS unit is the same compact lightweight Bosch unit used on the Ninja ZX-10R.

Kawasaki India is expected to bring the Versys 1000 to India by mid-2014. The adventure model will be sold as a fully imported motorcycle and will compete with the Ducati Multistrada and the recently introduced Triumph Tiger Explorer.
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As per ARAI, the average of Versys 1000 [2017-2018] is 17 kmpl.

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Versys 1000 [2017-2018] Specifications & Features


  • Power & PerformancePower & Performance

    Fuel Type Petrol

    Max Power 116 bhp @ 9,000 rpm

    Max Torque 102 Nm @ 7,700 rpm

    Cooling System Liquid Cooled

    Transmission 6 Speed Manual

    Transmission Type Chain Drive

    Emission Standard Emission standards indicate the output from the exhaust that is permissible in a country. --

    Displacement 1,043 cc

    Cylinders 4

    Bore 77 mm

    Stroke 56 mm

    Valves Per Cylinder 4

    Compression Ratio --

    Ignition Digital CDI

    Spark Plugs --

    Gear Shifting Pattern Gear Shifting Pattern --

    Clutch Wet multi-disc

    Fuel Delivery System Fuel Injection

    Fuel Tank Capacity 21 litres

    Reserve Fuel Capacity These are estimated figures --

    Riding Range Maximum distance a petrol bike can travel on a full fuel tank and an electric bike can travel on a full charge 357 Km

    Mileage - ARAI 17 kmpl

    Mileage - Owner Reported BikeWale collects mileage information from bike owners to provide you with the actual mileage that you might get. --

    Top Speed These are estimated figures --

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  • Brakes, Wheels & SuspensionBrakes, Wheels & Suspension

    Braking System CBS, IBS, SBT, UBS, HBS - Combined braking of both front and rear wheel | ABS - Anti-lock braking system which can be just for front wheel (single channel) or both wheels (dual channel) or can be switched off (switchable) | E-ABS - Electronic assisted braking system | Standard - Cable operated --

    Front Brake Type Disc

    Front Brake Size 310 mm

    Rear Tyre Size 180/55ZR17M/C

    Tyre Type Tubeless

    Radial Tyres Yes

    Rear Brake Type Disc

    Rear Brake Size 250 mm

    Calliper Type 4-piston front single-piston rear

    Wheel Type Alloy

    Front Wheel Size 17 inch

    Rear Wheel Size --

    Front Tyre Size 120/70ZR17M/C

    Front Tyre Pressure (Rider) --

    Rear Tyre Pressure (Rider) --

    Front Tyre Pressure (Rider & Pillion) --

    Rear Tyre Pressure (Rider & Pillion) --

    Front Suspension 43 mm inverted fork with 12-way rebound damping (r

    Rear Suspension Horizontal Back-link, gas-charged, with stepless r

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  • Dimensions & ChassisDimensions & Chassis

    Kerb Weight 250 kg

    Overall Length 2,235 mm

    Overall Width 900 mm

    Wheelbase 1,520 mm

    Ground Clearance 155 mm

    Seat Height 845 mm

    Overall Height 1,405 mm

    Chassis Type Aluminium twin-tube

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    Standard Warranty (Year) --

    Standard Warranty (Kilometers) Standard Warranty (Kilometers) --


Odometer --

DRLs (Daytime running lights) --

Mobile App Connectivity --

Low Battery IndicatorYes

Pillion BackrestNo

Pillion GrabrailYes

GPS & Navigation --

USB charging port --

Front storage box --

Under seat storage --

AHO (Automatic Headlight On) --

Speedometer Digital

Fuel Guage Yes

Tachometer Analogue

Stand Alarm --

Stepped Seat Yes

No. of Tripmeters 2

Tripmeter Type Digital

Low Fuel Indicator Yes

Low Oil Indicator Yes

Pillion SeatYes

Pillion FootrestYes

Digital Fuel GuageYes

Start TypeElectric Start

Shift LightYes



BatteryMaintenance Free

Headlight TypeBulb and Multi-Reflector Type

Brake/Tail LightLED Tail Lamp

Turn SignalYes

Pass LightYes

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  •  5Versys an under-priced excellent bike 4 years ago by Captain Ravee, New Delhi

    A marvelous sounding 4 inline cylinder bike which is go anywhere kinds. Very simple jap creation which can take you to places. Good 155 mm ground clearance tall bike, a beauty to look at and has excellent pick up. Gear ratio has been tuned excellently well wherein you c

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