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Bajaj Platina 100 Vs Honda Africa Twin comparison

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Bajaj Platina 100 Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 47,763
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₹ 13.5 Lakh
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Bajaj Platina 100 Vs Honda Africa Twin Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Platina 100 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.

Platina 100 Vs Africa Twin – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Bajaj Platina 100 in New Delhi starts at ₹ 47,763 and goes up to ₹ 55,546 for the fully-loaded model. On the other hand, Honda Africa Twin price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 13.5 Lakh.

SummaryBajaj Platina 100Honda Africa Twin
Price₹ 47,763 ₹ 13.5 Lakh
Body TypeCommuterOff Road
Mileage96.90 Kmpl16.00 Kmpl
Power7.77 bhp87.70 bhp
Engine102.0 CC999.1 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol

Platina 100 Vs Africa Twin – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Bajaj Platina 100 base engine returns 97 Kmpl. The Honda Africa Twin base returns 16 Kmpl.

Platina 100 Vs Africa Twin – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Bajaj Platina 100 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Honda Africa Twin comes in bhp Petrol engine.


Engine CC 102.0 cc999.1 cc
No Of Cylinder 12
Max Power 7.77 bhp @ 7500 rpm87.7 bhp @ 7500 rpm
Max Torque 8.3 Nm @ 5500 rpm93.1 Nm @ 6000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 24
Fuel Delivery Electronic InjectionFuel Injection
Cooling System Air CooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Kick StartSelf/Kick Start
Emission Standard BS VIN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 11.0 L18.8 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 2.0 LN/A
Mileage 96.90 Kmpl16.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range N/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 116 kg243 kg
Length 2003 mm2334 mm
Width 713 mm932 mm
Height 1100 mm1478 mm
Wheelbase 1255 mm1571 mm
Ground Clearance 200 mm251 mm
Seat Height 798 mm840 mm


No. Of Gears 4 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet MultiplateWet, Multiplate

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Tubular Single Down Tube With Lower Cradle FrameSemi Double Cradle
Front Suspension Hydraulic, Telescopic Type, 135 Mm TravelInverted Telescopic Fork
Rear Suspension 110 Mm Wheel Travel, SNS SuspensionPro-Link


Front Brake Type DrumHydraulic Double Disc
Rear Brake Type DrumHydraulic Disc
Front Disc/Drum Size 130 mm310 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 110 mm256 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches21 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsSpoke Wheels
Front Tyre 2.75 X 17, 41 P - Tube Type90/90-21M/C 54H
Rear Tyre 3.00 X 17, 50 P - Tube Type150/70R18M/C 70H


Battery Maintenance Free12V 6A-h
Headlight HalogenLED
Tail Light BulbLED

Standard Features

Gear Indicatorcrosstick
Fuel Warning Indicatorcrosstick
Fuel Gaugeticktick
Low Oil Indicatorcrosstick
Low Battery Indicatorcrosstick
Pillion Seatticktick
Pillion Grabrailticktick
Engine Kill Switchcrosstick
Tripmeter TypecrossDigital
Tripmeter Countcrosstick
Pass Lightticktick
AHO Headlightcross-
Alloy Wheelstick-
Attractive Graphics With New Color Optionstick-
Broader Rear Gripcross-
Highest Ever Mileage (96.9 kmpl)tick-
Highest Ground Clearance In The Category (190 mm)tick-
MF Batterycross-
Rubber Footpadstick-
Sns Suspensiontick-
Trapezoidal Multi Reflector Headlight With More Brightnesscross-
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

Aerodynamic Stylingcross-

Key Features

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