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BMW F900XR Vs BMW F900R Vs Indian FTR 1200 comparison


BMW F900XR Vs BMW F900R Vs Indian FTR 1200 Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the F900XR Vs F900R Vs FTR 1200 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.

F900XR Vs F900R Vs FTR 1200 – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Indian FTR 1200 in New Delhi starts at ₹ 15.99 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 17.99 Lakh for the fully-loaded model. On the other hand, BMW F900XR price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 10.95 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 12.4 Lakh for range topping model Lastly, the BMW F900R starts at ₹ 10.8 Lakh.

SummaryBMW F900XRBMW F900RIndian FTR 1200
Price₹ 10.95 Lakh₹ 10.8 Lakh₹ 15.99 Lakh
Body TypeOff RoadSportsSports
Mileage24.00 Km/l24.00 Km/l18.00 Km/l
Power103.00 bhp103.00 bhpN/A
Engine895.0 CC895.0 CC1203.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

F900XR Vs F900R Vs FTR 1200 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Indian FTR 1200 base engine returns 18 Km/l. The BMW F900XR base returns 24 Km/l. The BMW F900R basic model, on the other hand, gives 24 Km/l.

F900XR Vs F900R Vs FTR 1200 – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Indian FTR 1200 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the BMW F900XR comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the BMW F900R is offered in bhp Petrol engine.


Engine CC 895.0 cc895.0 cc1203.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 22N/A
Max Power 103 bhp @ 8500 rpm103 bhp @ 8500 rpmN/A
Max Torque 92 Nm @ 6500 rpm999.99 Nm @ 92 rpm120 Nm @ 6000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 44N/A
Fuel Delivery Electronic InjectionElectronic InjectionClosed Loop Fuel Injection
Cooling System Water CooledWater CooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf StartSelf Start
Emission Standard BS VIBS VIN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 15.5 L13.0 L13.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/AN/AN/A
Mileage 24.00 Km/l24.00 Km/l18.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 219 kg211 kg218 kg
Length 2160 mm2140 mm2223 mm
Width 860 mm815 mm830 mm
Height 1420 mm1130 mm1295 mm
Wheelbase 1521 mm1518 mm1525 mm
Ground Clearance N/AN/A165 mm
Seat Height 825 mm815 mm780 mm


No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears5 Gears
Clutch Multiple-disc Wet Clutch (anti Hopping), Mechanically OperatedMultiple-disc Wet Clutch (anti Hopping), Mechanically OperatedGear Drive Wet Clutch
Compression Ratio 13.1 :113.1 :1N/A

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Bridge-type Frame, Steel Shell ConstructionBridge-type Frame, Steel Shell ConstructionN/A
Front Suspension Upside-down Telescopic Fork, Ø 43 MmUpside-down Telescopic Fork, Ø 43 MmZF Sachs Fully Adjustable Inverted Telescopic Cartidge Fork / 120mm
Rear Suspension Cast Aluminium Dual Swing Arm, Central Spring Strut, Spring Pre-load Hydraulically Adjustable, Rebound Damping AdjustableCast Aluminium Dual Swing Arm, Central Spring Strut, Spring Pre-load Hydraulically Adjustable, Rebound Damping AdjustableZF Sachs Fully Adjustable Piggyback IFP / 120mm


Front Brake Type Dual DiscDual DiscDisc
Rear Brake Type Single DiscDiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 320 mm320 mm320 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 265 mm265 mm265 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches17 inches19 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 120/70 ZR 17120/70 ZR 17120/70ZR17 58W,Metzeler Sportec
Rear Tyre 180/55 ZR 17180/55 ZR 17180/55ZR17 73W,Metzeler Sportec


Battery 12 V / 12 Ah, Maintenance-free12 V / 12 Ah, Maintenance-freeN/A

Standard Features

Gear Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickticktick
Low Battery Indicatortickticktick
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailtickticktick
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Countticktickcross
Pass Lighttickticktick
Electronic immobilisertick--
One-piece seat benchticktick-
Rear pre-load adjustableticktick-
Riding Modes Rain/Roadticktick-
Upside down forkticktick-
Windscreen adjustabletick--
Coloured TFT display with BMW Motorrad Connectivity-tick-
Rear rebound adjustable-tick-
Low Center Of Gravity--tick

Additonal Features

Key Features

Adjustable hand brake and clutch leversticktick-
Windshield adjustmenttick--

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