BMW R NineT Scrambler vs Suzuki Katana

STD bike

BMW R NineT Scrambler

STD

₹ 16.75 Lakh

vs
STD bike

Suzuki Katana

STD

₹ 13.61 Lakh

vs
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Hero Super Splendor

New Drum

₹ 77,918

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Specifications Overview

Variant Name STD STD New Drum
On Road Price ₹ 19.12 Lakh ₹ 15.54 Lakh ₹ 87,502
Fuel Type Petrol Petrol Petrol
Body Type Cafe Racer Bikes Sports Bikes Commuter Bikes
Mileage(ARAI) --75 kmpl
User Rating -- 4.1
Transmission Type Manual Manual Manual
Fuel Tank Capacity 17 Litres 12 Litres 12 Litres
Engine Displacement 1170 cc 999 cc 124.7 cc

Body & Suspension

Colours
R NineT Scrambler colours

Katana colours

Super Splendor colours
ImagesBMW R NineT Scrambler  Headlight imageBMW R NineT Scrambler  Tank imageBMW R NineT Scrambler  Seat image
R NineT Scrambler images
Suzuki Katana  Side Profile LR imageSuzuki Katana  Side Profile LR imageSuzuki Katana  Tank image
Katana images
Hero Super Splendor  Front Side Profile imageHero Super Splendor  Front Profile imageHero Super Splendor  Front Profile image
Super Splendor images
Body Type Cafe Racer BikesSports BikesCommuter Bikes
Suspension - Front Telescopic forks with 43 mm fixed-tube diameterInverted telescopic& coil spring& oil dampedTelescopic Forks
Suspension - Rear Cast aluminium single swinging arm with BMW Motorrad ParaleverLink type& coil spring& oil dampedHydraulic Shock Absorbers
Frame Type Four-part frame concept with front frame and three-part rear frame-Double Cradle

Engine & Transmission

Engine Type Air/oil-cooled 2cylinder,4-stroke boxer engine with 2 camshafts and 4 radially arranged valves per cylinder as well as central counterbalance shaftFour-stroke& liquid-cooled& DOHC& in-line fourAir cooled& 4-stroke& Single cylinder& OHC
Max Power 108.77 PS @ 7250 rpm-10.8 PS @ 7500 rpm
Max Torque 116 Nm @ 6000 rpm-10.6 Nm @ 6000rpm
Engine Capacity 1170 cc999 cc124.7 cc
No. of Cylinders 241
No. of valves per cylinder 4-2
Bore x Stroke 101x73 mm73.4 mm x 59.0 mm52.4 x 57.8 mm
Cooling type Air & Oil CooledLiquid CooledAir Cooled
Type ManualManualManual
Number of Gears 6 Speed6 Speed5 Speed
Fuelling Fuel InjectionFuel InjectionFuel Injection
Configuration --Single Cylinder
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Comfort & Convenience

Console Type Analogue and Digital-Analogue
Distance to Empty Indicator --No
Engine Kill Switch Yes-No
Handle Type --Single bar
Luggage Space --No
Odometer DigitalDigitalAnalogue
Speedometer AnalogueDigitalAnalogue
Seat Style --Single Seat
Shutter Lock --No
Side Stand Indicator --Yes
Tachometer Analogue-Analogue
Start Type Self Start OnlyElectric StartKick & Self Start
Fuel level guage Digital-Analogue
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Safety

ABS - Anti-lock braking system Dual ChannelYesNo
Brake Assist --No
Power Modes --No
Slipper Clutch Single dry plate clutch, hydraulically operated-No
Traction Control System --No
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Performance & Drivetrain

Mileage (Claimed) --75 kmpl
Max Speed 200 Kmph-90 Kmph

Dimensions & Capacity

Length 2175 mm2130 mm2042 mm
Width 865 mm820 mm740 mm
Height 1330 mm1100 mm1102 mm
Unladden/Kerb Weight 223 kg217 Kg122 Kg
Wheelbase 1527 mm1460 mm1273 mm
Seat Height 820 mm825 mm799 mm
Ground Clearance 177.8 mm140 mm180 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity 17 Litres12 Litres12 Litres
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Wheels, Tyre & Brakes

Front Disc/Drum Size 320 mm-130 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 265 mm-130 mm
Front Type DiscDiscDrum
Rear Type DiscDiscDrum
Front Tyre Size 120/70-R19120/70 ZR17M/C80/100 R18
Rear Tyre Size 170/60-R17190/50 ZR17M/C90/90 R18
Tyre Size Spare --No
Tubeless Tyres -Yes-
Wheel Type Cast Alloy Wheels-Alloy Wheels
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Electricals

Battery Capacity 0.14 kwh-0.048 kwh
Battery Type Maintenance Free-Maintenance Free

Entertainment & Communication

MID (Multi Info Display) Yes-No

Charging

Charging Socket Yes-No

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • Looks stunning with a retro-neo design theme
  • Powerful engine with linear delivery
  • Quite nimble on city streets and feels at home even on the highways
  • The iconic Katana brand name enjoys a strong global reputation
  • Unique styling and bold looks
  • Retro-design makes up for an eye-candy aura for the bike
  • After sale service is good
  • Good mileage
  • Parts are easily available
Cons
  • Doesn't have too many hi-tech features
  • Slightly expensive to buy and run
  • Design might not be of everyone’s liking
  • Limited colour options
  • Priced on the brighter side
  • Average build quality
  • Average looks
  • Engine is not realiable

Detailed Comparison of R NineT Scrambler and Katana

Engine

R NineT Scrambler comes with a 2 cylinder, 1170 cc, Air/oil-cooled 2cylinder,4-stroke boxer engine with 2 camshafts and 4 radially arranged valves per cylinder as well as central counterbalance shaft Petrol Engine which can generate power and torque. on the other side, Suzuki Katana comes with a 4 cylinder, 999 cc, Four-stroke& liquid-cooled& DOHC& in-line four Petrol engine which can generate power and torque.

Transmission

BMW R NineT Scrambler comes with 6 Speed Manual transmission and Katana comes with 6 Speed Manual transmission.

Dimensions

BMW R NineT Scrambler has a 17 Litres fuel tank with 1330 mm seat height. Suzuki Katana has 1100 mm seat height and 12 Litres fuel tank capacity.

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Comparisons for BMW R NineT Scrambler vs Suzuki Katana

Confused between R NineT Scrambler & Katana? Wondering whether you should spend that hard earned money on BMW R NineT Scrambler or Suzuki Katana? Don't Worry! We are here to help you choose between these two models. Talking about STD variant of BMW R NineT Scrambler, it has been priced at Rs 19.12 Lakh. On the other hand, Suzuki Katana will cost you Rs 3.58 Lakh less than R NineT Scrambler. STD variant of Suzuki Katana comes with a price tag of Rs 15.54 Lakh. When comparing both the models from a technical perspective, R NineT Scrambler has more power under the hood with a 1170 CC engine which can produce null when talking about maximum power. Contrastingly, Katana comes loaded with a 999 CC engine and is able to generate max power equivalent to null. Check the detailed comparison of both the models below on the basis of safety features, comfort, power, transmission, suspension and more.

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BMW R NineT Scrambler vs Suzuki Katana vs Hero Super Splendor FAQs

  • What is the on-road price of BMW R NineT Scrambler?

    The on-road price of BMW R NineT Scrambler is Rs. 19.12 Lakh in New Delhi

  • What is the on-road price of Suzuki Katana?

    The on-road price of Suzuki Katana is Rs. 15.54 Lakh in New Delhi