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Aprilia SXR 160 Vs Triumph Tiger 1200 Vs Honda Africa Twin comparison


Aprilia SXR 160 Vs Triumph Tiger 1200 Vs Honda Africa Twin Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the SXR 160 Vs Tiger 1200 Vs Africa Twin on carandbike to make an informed buying decision as to which bike to buy in 2021. This comparison has been carried out on the basis of prices, engine specifications, mileage, and features of these two-wheelers.

SXR 160 Vs Tiger 1200 Vs Africa Twin – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Honda Africa Twin in New Delhi starts at ₹ 13.5 Lakh. On the other hand, Triumph Tiger 1200 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 17 Lakh Lastly, the Aprilia SXR 160 starts at ₹ 1.26 Lakh.

SummaryAprilia SXR 160Triumph Tiger 1200Honda Africa Twin
Price₹ 1.26 Lakh₹ 17 Lakh₹ 13.5 Lakh
Body TypeScooterOff RoadOff Road
MileageN/A18.00 Kmpl16.00 Kmpl
Power10.80 bhp139.00 bhp87.70 bhp
Engine160.0 CC1215.0 CC999.1 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

SXR 160 Vs Tiger 1200 Vs Africa Twin – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Honda Africa Twin base engine returns 16 Kmpl. The Triumph Tiger 1200 base returns 18 Kmpl. The Aprilia SXR 160 basic model, on the other hand, gives 0 Kmpl.

SXR 160 Vs Tiger 1200 Vs Africa Twin – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Honda Africa Twin gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Triumph Tiger 1200 comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the Aprilia SXR 160 is offered in bhp Petrol engine.


Engine CC 160.0 cc1215.0 cc999.1 cc
No Of Cylinder 132
Max Power 10.8 bhp @ 7100 rpm139 bhp @ 9350 rpm87.7 bhp @ 7500 rpm
Max Torque 11 Nm @ 5750 rpm122 Nm @ 7600 rpm93.1 Nm @ 6000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 344
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionFuel InjectionFuel Injection
Cooling System Air CooledLiquid-CooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self / Kick StartSelf StartSelf/Kick Start

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity N/A20.0 L18.8 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/AN/AN/A
Mileage N/A18.00 Kmpl16.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 129 kg248 kg243 kg
Length 1985 mmN/A2334 mm
Width 703 mm830 mm932 mm
Height 1166 mm1470 mm1478 mm
Wheelbase N/A1520 mm1571 mm
Ground Clearance N/AN/A251 mm
Seat Height 775 mm835 mm840 mm


No. Of Gears N/A6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch CVTWet, Multi-plate Hydraulically Operated, Torque AssistWet, Multiplate

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type N/ATubular Steel Trellis FrameSemi Double Cradle
Front Suspension 30 Mm Telescopic ForksWP 48 Mm Upside Down Forks, Electronically Adjustable Damping, 190 Mm TravelInverted Telescopic Fork
Rear Suspension Adjustable Rear MonoshockWP Monoshock, Electronically Adjustable Semi Active Damping With Automatic Preload Adjustment, 193 Mm Wheel TravelPro-Link


Front Brake Type DiscDual DiscHydraulic Double Disc
Rear Brake Type DrumDiscHydraulic Disc
Front Disc/Drum Size 220 mm305 mm310 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 140 mm282 mm256 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 12 inches19 inches21 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsSpoke WheelsSpoke Wheels
Front Tyre 120/70 - 12 Tubeless120/70 R19 - Tubeless90/90-21M/C 54H
Rear Tyre 120/70 - 12 Tubeless170/60 R17 - Tubeless150/70R18M/C 70H


Battery Maintenance FreeMaintenance Free12V 6A-h
Headlight HalogenLEDLED
Tail Light BulbLEDLED

Standard Features

Gear Indicatorcrossticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickticktick
Low Battery Indicatortickticktick
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailtickticktick
Engine Kill Switchcrossticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
2 position Adjustable seat height-tick-
ABS and Switchable Traction Control-cross-
Adjustable WP front and rear suspension-tick-
All LED lighting including signature daytime running lights (DRL)-tick-
Brembo Monobloc Front Brake Calipers-tick-
Ducati Multimedia System (DMS) Ready-cross-
Ducati Safety Pack-cross-
Engine Protection Bars-tick-
Full colour 5” TFT display instruments-tick-
Full Led Headlamp-cross-
On Board Computer-tick-
Riding Modes-cross-
Torque Assist Hydraulic Clutch-tick-
Updated Cruise Control-tick-
Vehicle Hold Control (VHC)-cross-
Dual Clutch Transmission--tick
Dual LED Headlamps--tick
LED Winkers and Taillights--tick
Manual Shift Selector--tick
Rally Style Rider Console--tick
Suit Yourself Riding Modes--tick
The DCT Engine--tick

Additonal Features

Key Features

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