BMW R 1200 RS vs Suzuki V Strom 1000 Comparison

BMW R 1200 RS vs Suzuki V Strom 1000

Any question on your mind about which bike to buy? Compare BMW R 1200 RS vs Suzuki V Strom 1000 on the basis of price, specifications & other features. BMW R 1200 RS Price starts from Rs. 15.55 lakh and Suzuki V Strom 1000 Price starts from Rs. 13.45 lakh. The claimed mileage for the BMW R 1200 RS is 16 kmpl and for the Suzuki V Strom 1000 is 18 kmpl. BMW R 1200 RS is available in 1 different colours while Suzuki V Strom 1000 comes with 2 colours. In technical specifications, BMW R 1200 RS is powered by 1170 cc engine where as Suzuki V Strom 1000 is powered by 1037 cc engine.

Engine Type Flat Twin Engine, 4-Stroke, DOHC 90-Degree V -Twin Engine, 4-Stroke, DOHC
Engine Displacement (CC) 1170 cc 1037 cc
Power (PS@rpm) 125 PS @ 7750 rpm 100 PS @ 8000 rpm
Torque (Nm@rpm) 125 Nm @ 6500 rpm 103 Nm
Bore 101 mm 100 mm
Stroke 73 mm 66 mm
No Of Cylinders 2 2
Drive Type Shaft Drive Chain Drive
Valves (per cylinder) 4 4
Fuel System Fuel Injection Fuel Injection
Fuel Type Petrol Petrol
Ignition Twin Spark Ignition Electronic Ignition
Transmission Type Manual Manual
No Of Gears 6 Speed 6 Speed
Brakes Front Disc Disc
Brakes Rear Disc Disc
0-60 kmph (sec)
Quarter Mile
Braking (60-0 kmph)
20-80 kmph (kickdown)
30-70 kmph (3rd gear)
40-80 kmph (4th gear)
Braking (80-0 kmph)
Braking (100-0 kmph)
Mileage (City)
Mileage (Highway)
Mileage (Overall)
Mileage (ARAI) kmpl 16 Kmpl 18 Kmpl
0-100 kmph (sec) 3.4
Top Speed (Km/h) Over 200 Kmph 126 Kmph
Chassis Type Two-section frame, front- and bolted on rear frame, load-bearing engine Aluminum, Twin-Spar Frame
Suspension-Front Telescopic Upside-Down fork; stanchion diameter 45 mm Inverted Telescopic, Coil Spring, Oil Damped
Suspension-Rear Cast aluminium single-sided swing arm with BMW Motorrad Paralever; WAD strut (travel-related damping), spring pre-load hydraulically adjustable (continuously variable) at handwheel, rebound damping ad Link Type, Coil Spring, Oil Damped
Tyre Size (Front) 120/70-ZR17 Rear :-180/55-ZR17 110/80-R19 Rear :-150/70-R17
Tyre Size (Rear) 170/60R - 17" 150/70R - 17
Wheel Size Front :-17 inch, Rear :-17 inch Front :-19 inch Rear :-17 inch
Tyre Make
Tyre Type Tubeless Tubeless
Wheels Type (Pressed Steel/ Alloy) Alloy Alloy
Dry Weight 214 kg
Length*Width*Height 2202*925*1250 2285*865*1410
Wheelbase(mm) 1527 mm 1555 mm
Ground Clearance (mm) 185 mm 165 mm
Seat Height 820 mm 850 mm
Fuel Capacity (Litres) 20 L 20 L
Kerb Weight 236 Kg 228 Kg
Battery 12 V, 12 Ah
Head Lamp Halogen Halogen
Projector head light
Pilot Lamps
LED tail lights
ABS Dual Channel Dual Channel
Body Graphics
Starting Self Start Only Self Start Only
Pass Switch Yes Yes
Speedometer Analogue Digital
Tachometer Analogue
Trip Meter Digital Digital
Average Fuel economy
Digital Fuel Indicator yes yes
Distance to Empty
Low Fuel Warning Lamp Yes Yes
Stand Alarm
Stepup Seat
Passenger Footrest
Passenger Backrest
Carry hook
Underseat storage
Standard Warranty (Years) 2 2
Standard Warranty (kilometers) Unlimited 30000