Harley Davidson Fat Boy vs Kawasaki Z1000 Comparison

Harley Davidson Fat Boy vs Kawasaki Z1000

Harley Davidson Fat Boy Price starts at Rs. 18.19 lakh which is Rs. 3.09 lakh costlier than Kawasaki Z1000 priced at Rs. 15.10 lakh. The claimed mileage for the Harley-Davidson Fat Boy is 17.2 kmpl where as the claimed mileage for Kawasaki Z1000 is 9 kmpl. In technical specifications, Harley Davidson Fat Boy is powered by 1745 cc engine where as Kawasaki Z1000 is powered by 1043 cc engine. Harley Davidson Fat Boy is available in 1 different colours while Kawasaki Z1000 comes with 3 colours. 100% users have chosen Harley Davidson Fat Boy over Kawasaki Z1000 in a survey being conducted on zigwheels.com. Compare Harley Davidson Fat Boy vs Kawasaki Z1000 on the basis of price, specifications & other features.

Engine Type Milwaukee-Eight™ 107 In-Line Four, 4-Stroke, 16-Valves, DOHC Engine
Engine Displacement (CC) 1745 cc 1043 cc
Power (PS@rpm) 142 PS @ 10000 rpm
Torque (Nm@rpm)
Bore 100 mm 77.0 mm
Stroke 111.1 mm 56.0 mm
No Of Cylinders 2 4
Drive Type Belt Drive Chain Drive
Valve Per Cylinder 4 4
Fuel System
Fuel Type Petrol Petrol
Ignition Digital
Compression Ratio 10.0:1 11.8:1
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) 2.51s
Quarter Mile 13.89 s @ 155.53 kmph
Braking (60-0 kmph) 17.79m
20-80 kmph (kickdown)
30-70 kmph (3rd gear)
40-80 kmph (4th gear)
Braking (80-0 kmph) 32.14m
Braking (100-0 kmph) 50.16m
Mileage (City) 17.2 kmpl
Mileage (Highway) 25.7 kmpl
Mileage (Overall) 20 kmpl
Mileage (ARAI) kmpl 17.2 kmpl 9 kmpl
0-100 kmph (sec) 5.36s
Top Speed (Km/h)
0-160 kmph
Braking 60-0 km/h 17.79m
Chassis Type
Suspension-Front Telescopic Forks 41 mm inverted fork with compression and rebound damping and spring preload adjustability
Chassis Stiffer Frame Twin Tube, Aluminium
Suspension-Rear Monoshock Horizontal Back-link, gas-charged shock, with rebound damping and preload adjustability
Tyre Size Front :-160/60-R18 Rear :-240/40-R18 Front :-120/70-ZR17, Rear :-190/50-ZR17
Wheel Size Front :-18 inch Rear :-18 inch Front :-17 inch, Rear :-17 inch
Tyre Make
Tyre Type Tubeless Tubeless
Radial Tyre Yes Yes
Wheels Type (Pressed Steel/ Alloy) Cast Aluminum Alloy
Optimum Tyre pressure (Rider) 36 psi
Optimum Tyre Pressure (Rider and Pillion)
Dry Weight 304 kg
Length*Width*Height 2045*790*1055
Wheelbase(mm) 1665 mm 1435 mm
Length 2370 mm 2045 mm
Ground Clearance (mm) 115 mm 125 mm
Height 1055 mm
Seat Height 670 mm 815 mm
Width 790 mm
Fuel Capacity (Litres) 19.1 L 17 L
Kerb Weight
Total Weight
Tail Light LED LED
Front Brake Diameter 310 mm
Rear Brake Diameter 250 mm
Battery Type Maintenance Free
Charging Time
Motor Type
Motor Power
Fast Charging
Head Lamp
Projector head light
Pilot Lamps
LED tail lights
Seat Opening Switch
Boot Light
Turn Signal Lamp LED LED
Power Modes
Cruise Control
ABS Dual Channel Dual Channel
Body Type Cruiser Bikes Sports Naked Bikes
Body Graphics
Starting Self Start Only Self Start Only
Seat Type Split Split
Pass Switch Yes Yes
Speedometer Analogue Digital
Handle Type
Tachometer Digital
Trip Meter Digital Digital
Charging point
Average Fuel economy
Digital Fuel Indicator
Distance to Empty
Low Fuel Warning Lamp Yes Yes
External Fuel Filling
Stand Alarm
Low Battery Indicator Yes Yes
Stepup Seat
Low Oil Indicator Yes Yes
Passenger Footrest
Projector Headlights
Passenger Backrest
Carry hook
Underseat storage
Cooling System Air Cooled Liquid Cooled
Console Analogue and Digital Digital
Anti Theft Alarm
Shutter Lock
Odometer Digital Digital
Central Locking
Mobile Connectivity No
Service Due Indicator
Switchable ABS
Keyless Ignition
Standard Warranty (Years) 2
Standard Warranty (kilometers) 30000

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