BMW R 1200 RT Vs Harley-Davidson 1200 Custom comparison

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Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 20.48 Lakh
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₹ 12.07 Lakh
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Overview

Compare BMW R 1200 RT and Harley-Davidson 1200 Custom

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the BMW R 1200 RT Vs Harley-Davidson 1200 Custom on carandbike to make an informed buying decision as to which bike to buy in 2020. This comparison has been carried out on the basis of prices, engine specifications, mileage, and features of these two-wheelers.

Compare Price

The ex-showroom, New Delhi price of the Harley-Davidson 1200 Custom starts at ₹ 10.89 Lakh. On the other hand, the price of the base version of the BMW R 1200 RT starts at ₹ 18.35 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 20.55 Lakh for range topping model.

Compare Mileage

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Harley-Davidson 1200 Custom base engine returns 0 kmpl. The BMW R 1200 RT base returns 20 kmpl.

Compare Engine

In the powertrain department, the Harley-Davidson 1200 Custom gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the BMW R 1200 RT comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC
1170.0 cc
1202.0 cc
No Of Cylinder
2
2
Max Power
123 bhp @ 7750 rpm
N/A
Max Torque
125 Nm @ 6500 rpm
96 Nm @ 3500 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder
4
N/A
Fuel Delivery
Electronic Intake Pipe Injection
Electronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI)
Cooling System
Air/liquid-cooled
Air Cooled
Starting Mechanism
Self Start
Self Start
Bore
N/A
88.9 mm
Compression
N/A
10:01
Emission Standard
N/A
BS VI
Exhaust
N/A
Chrome, staggered, shorty exhaust with dual mufflers
Stroke
N/A
96.8 mm

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity
25.0 L
17.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity
4.0 L
N/A
Mileage
20.00 Kmpl
N/A
Overall Riding Range
N/A
N/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight
276 kg
268 kg
Length
2222 mm
2225 mm
Width
983 mm
926 mm
Height
1416 mm
1154 mm
Wheelbase
1485 mm
1530 mm
Ground Clearance
N/A
105 mm
Seat Height
805 mm
725 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears
6 Gears
6 Gears
Clutch
Oil Lubricated Clutch, Hydraulically Operated
N/A

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type
Two-section Frame Consisting Of Front And Rear Sections, Load-bearing Engine-gearbox Unit
N/A
Front Suspension
BMW Motorrad Telelever; Stanchion Diameter 37 Mm, Central Spring Strut
39mm Fork
Rear Suspension
Cast Aluminium Single-sided Swing Arm With BMW Motorrad Paralever; WAD Strut (travel-related Damping), Spring Pre-load Hydraulically Adjustable (continuously Variable) At Handwheel, Rebound Damping Adjustable
Monoshock

Braking

Front Brake Type
Dual Disc
Disc
Rear Brake Type
Disc
Disc
Front Disc/Drum Size
320 mm
292 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size
276 mm
292 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size
17 inches
16 inches
Wheel Type
Alloy Wheels
Spoke
Front Tyre
120/70 ZR 17
130/90B16 73H
Rear Tyre
180/55 ZR 17
150/80B16 77H

Electricals

Battery
12V / 16Ah, Maintenance-free
12V DC
Headlight
Halogen
LED
Tail Light
LED
LED

Standard Features

Speedometer
Analogue
Digital
Tachometer
Analogue
Digital
Gear Indicator
tick
tick
Fuel Warning Indicator
tick
tick
Fuel Gauge
tick
tick
Low Oil Indicator
tick
tick
Low Battery Indicator
tick
tick
Pillion Seat
tick
tick
Pillion Grabrail
tick
tick
Engine Kill Switch
tick
tick
Clock
tick
tick
Tripmeter Type
Digital
Digital
Tripmeter Count
tick
tick
Pass Light
tick
tick
ABS
cross
-
High-performance Brembo Brake System
cross
-
Power Modes
cross
-
Öhlins electronic steering damper
cross
-
Closed Loop Exhaust System
-
tick
Dual Channel ABS
-
cross
Handling
-
tick
Rear LED Lighting
-
tick
Tach and Gear Indicator Readout
-
tick

Additonal Features

Aluminium twin-spar frame
cross
-
BFRC lite
cross
-
Dual ABS
cross
-
Kawasaki Engine Brake Control
cross
-
KCMF (Kawasaki Cornering Management Function)
cross
-
KQS (Kawasaki Quick Shifter-Dual Direction)
cross
-
S-KTRC (Sport-Kawasaki Traction Control)
cross
-

Key Features

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