Kawasaki Z900 SE
Kawasaki Z900 SE
RM 55,900
Suzuki GSX-S1000
Suzuki GSX-S1000
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Kawasaki Z900 SE vs Suzuki GSX-S1000 Comparison

Overview: Kawasaki Z900 SE vs GSX-S1000

Key Features

Start Option Electric Electric
Displacement 948 cc 999 cc
Maximum Power 123 hp 144 hp

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User Ratings & Review Comparison

2 reviews
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User Review Comparison
  • A street-tuned sportbike

    I'm not an expert but still like to give my opinion when it comes to new vehicles. After riding the GSX-S1000 for a few months I can confidently say...

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    Daniel Feb 22, 2024 for Suzuki GSX-S1000GT

From The Experts

Things we like

Striking and aggressive design that turns heads on the road, reflecting the true spirit of Kawasaki's "Z" series.

Upgraded suspension setup, featuring a fully adjustable 41 mm Showa fork at the front and a gold S46 Öhlins unit at the rear, providing exceptional ride comfort, improved handling, and increased grip.

Dual Brembo four-piston M4.32 calipers offer superior braking performance and precise control, ensuring optimal safety during demanding riding situations.

Modern electronic features, including a new TFT color dash with Bluetooth connectivity, traction control, and power modes, keeping riders connected and in control of their riding experience.

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Exquisite ride quality

Superb braking quality

Powerful engine

Exemplary design

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Things we don't like

Limited color options available for the Z900 SE, which may not cater to the diverse preferences of all riders.

The Z900 SE comes with a higher price tag than the standard Z900 model, which might deter budget-conscious buyers.

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Average seat quality

Expensive ride

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Engine & Performance

Displacement 948 cc 999 cc
Maximum Power 123 hp 144 hp
Fuel Tank Capacity (litres) 17 L 17.0 L
Cooling System Liquid Cooled Liquid Cooled
Engine Type 4-Cylinder, 4-Stroke, Liquid Cooled, Engine 4-Stroke, 4-Cylinder, Liquid-Cooled, DOHC
Exhaust Pipes Single Exhaust 4 In 1 Exhaust
No. Of Strokes 4-Stroke 4-Stroke
No. Of Cylinder 4 4
Valves Per Cylinder 4 4
Lubrication System Wet Sump Wet Sump
Maximum Torque 98.6 Nm 105.75 Nm
Injection Type Fuel Injection --
Compression Ratio 11.8:1 12.2:1
Drive Type Chain Drive Chain Drive
Bore X Stroke 73.4 mm x 56 mm 73.4 mm x 59.0 mm
Clutch Type Wet, Multi-Plate Manual
RPM at Maximum Power 9500 rpm --
RPM at Maximum Torque 7700 rpm --
Valve Configuration -- DOHC
Fuel Consumption -- 20 kmpl
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Category Super Sport Super Sport
Kerb Weight 213 kg 207 kg
Seat Height 820 mm 810 mm
Width 825 mm 795 mm
Length 2070 mm 2115 mm
Height 1115 mm 1080 mm
Wheel Base 1455 mm 1460 mm
Seating Capacity 2 2
Oil Tank Capacity -- 3.4 L
Ground Clearance -- 140 mm
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Fuel & Ignition

Ignition System Digital Electric
Start Option Electric Electric
Fuel Supply System Fuel Injection Fuel Injection
Fuel Type Petrol Petrol

Gear & Transmission

Gear Box 6-Speed 6-Speed
Transmission Type Manual Manual


Battery Voltage 12 V 12 V

Chassis & Suspension

Front Suspension Inverted Fork Inverted Telescopic
Rear Suspension Horizontal Back-link Link Type

Wheels & Tyres

Front Wheel Size R17 R17
Front Tyre 120/70 ZR17 120/70 ZR17
Rear Tyre 180/55 ZR17 190/50 ZR17
Rear Wheel Size R17 R17
Tyre Type Runflat Runflat, Tubeless

Safety & Security

ABS Yes No
Pass Switch Yes Yes
Engine Check Warning Yes Yes
Shutter Lock No No
Riding Modes Sport, Road Sport, Road Sport Sport
Back Rest No No
Leg Guards No No
Launch Control No No
Stability Control -- Yes
Advanced Safety Features -- Three Mode Traction Control Three Mode Traction Control
Wheel Lock Front/back -- No
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Odometer Digital Digital Digital Digital
Fuel Gauge Digital Digital Digital Digital
Speedometer Digital Digital Digital Digital
Tripmeter Yes Yes
Side Stand Indicator Yes No
Display Screen Yes Yes
Tachometer Yes Yes
Navigator -- No
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Indicator Light Yes Yes
Head Lamp LED LED Halogen Halogen
Adjustable Headlights Yes Yes

Differentiating Features

Cruise Control No No
Height Adjustable Seats No No


Front Brake Dual Disc Dual Disc Dual Disc Dual Disc
Rear Brake Disc Disc Disc Disc

Chassis & Suspension

Seat Type Dual Stepped Dual Stepped Dual Stepped Dual Stepped
Side Wings Yes Yes
Body Frame Material Steel Steel Steel Steel
Body Frame Type -- Tube Frame Tube Frame

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