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
Compression Ratio 12.5:1 11.3:1
Valve Per Cylinder 4 4
Engine Immobilizer
Transmission Type Manual Manual
No Of Gears 6 Speed 6 Speed
Brakes Front Disc Disc
Brakes Rear Disc Disc
Braking Type
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 Sec
Top Speed (Km/h) Over 200 Kmph 126 Kmph
0-160 kmph
Braking 60-0 km/h
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
Chassis Two-section frame, front- and bolted on rear frame, load-bearing engine Aluminum, Twin-Spar Frame
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 Front :-110/80-R19 Rear :-150/70-R17
Wheel Size Front :-17 inch, Rear :-17 inch Front :-19 inch Rear :-17 inch
Tyre Make
Tyre Type Tubeless Tubeless
Radial Tyre Yes Yes
Wheels Type (Pressed Steel/ Alloy) Cast aluminium Alloy
Optimum Tyre pressure (Rider)
Optimum Tyre Pressure (Rider and Pillion)
Dry Weight 214 kg
Length*Width*Height 2202*925*1250 2285*865*1410
Wheelbase(mm) 1527 mm 1555 mm
Length 2202 mm 2285 mm
Ground Clearance (mm) 185 mm 165 mm
Height 1250 mm 1410 mm
Seat Height 820 mm 850 mm
Width 925 mm 865 mm
Fuel Capacity (Litres) 18 L 20 L
Kerb Weight 236 Kg 228 Kg
Total Weight
Tail Light LED LED
Front Brake Diameter 320 mm
Rear Brake Diameter 276 mm
Battery Type MF
Charging Time
Motor Type
Motor Power
Fast Charging
Battery 12 V, 12 Ah
Head Lamp Halogen Halogen
Projector head light
Pilot Lamps
LED tail lights
Seat Opening Switch
Boot Light
Turn Signal Lamp LED LED
Alternator 508 W
Power Modes
Cruise Control
ABS Dual Channel Dual Channel
Body Type Sports Tourer Bikes Adventure Tourer Bikes
Body Graphics
Starting Self Start Only Self Start Only
Seat Type Split Single
Pass Switch Yes Yes
Speedometer Analogue Digital
Handle Type
Tachometer Analogue
Trip Meter Digital Digital
Charging point
Average Fuel economy
Digital Fuel Indicator yes yes
Distance to Empty
Low Fuel Warning Lamp Yes Yes
External Fuel Filling
Stand Alarm
Low Battery Indicator
Stepup Seat
Low Oil Indicator Yes
Passenger Footrest
Projector Headlights
Passenger Backrest
Carry hook
Underseat storage
Cooling System Air and Liquid Cooled Liquid Cooled
Console Analogue and Digital Analogue and Digital
Anti Theft Alarm
Shutter Lock
Odometer Digital Digital
Central Locking
Mobile Connectivity
Service Due Indicator
Switchable ABS
Keyless Ignition
Standard Warranty (Years) 2 2
Standard Warranty (kilometers) Unlimited 30000

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