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BMW R 1250 GS Vs BMW R 18 comparison

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BMW R 18 Price
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₹ 20.45 Lakh
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BMW R 1250 GS Vs BMW R 18 Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the R 1250 GS Vs R 18 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.

R 1250 GS Vs R 18 – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the BMW R 1250 GS in New Delhi starts at ₹ 20.45 Lakh. On the other hand, BMW R 18 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 19.9 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 24 Lakh for range topping model.

SummaryBMW R 1250 GSBMW R 18
Price₹ 20.45 Lakh₹ 19.9 Lakh
ManufacturerBMWBMW
Body TypeOff RoadCruiser
Mileage21.00 Km/l17.80 Km/l
Power134.00 bhp90.00 bhp
Engine1254.0 CC1802.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol

R 1250 GS Vs R 18 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the BMW R 1250 GS base engine returns 21 Km/l. The BMW R 18 base returns 18 Km/l.

R 1250 GS Vs R 18 – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the BMW R 1250 GS gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the BMW R 18 comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 1254.0 cc1802.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 22
Max Power 134 bhp @ 7750 rpm90 bhp @ 4750 rpm
Max Torque 143 Nm @ 6250 rpm158 Nm @ 3000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 4N/A
Fuel Delivery Electronic Intake Pipe InjectionElectronic Intake Pipe Fuel Injection
Cooling System Air/liquid-cooledAir/Oil Cooled
Starting Mechanism Electric StartSelf Start
Bore N/A107.1 mm
Emission control N/ARegulated three-way catalytic converter
Max Speed N/A180 km/h
Stroke N/A100 mm

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 20.0 L16.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 4.0 LN/A
Mileage 21.00 Km/l17.80 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 249 kg345 kg
Length 2207 mm2440 mm
Width 953 mm964 mm
Height 1430 mm1232 mm
Wheelbase 1525 mm1731 mm
Ground Clearance 185 mmN/A
Seat Height 870 mm690 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Multiplate Wet Clutch, Hydraulically OperatedSingle-disk Dry Clutch
Compression Ratio N/A9.6 :1

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Two Section Frame, Front - And Bolted On Rear Frame, Load Bearing EngineDouble-cradle Steel Frame With Screwed-on Underbeams
Front Suspension BMW Telelever, Ø 37 Mm, Central Spring StrutTelescopic Fork
Rear Suspension Cast Aluminum Single-sided Swing Arm With BMW Paralever; WAD Strut (travel-related Damping), Spring Pre-load Hydraulically Adjustable (continuously Variable) Via Handwheel, Rebound Damping Adjustable Via HandwheelSteel Swinging Fork With Central Shock Strut

Braking

Front Brake Type Dual Floating Disc BrakesTwin Disc
Rear Brake Type Single Disc BrakeSingle Disc
Front Disc/Drum Size 305 mm300 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 276 mm300 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches16 inches
Wheel Type Cast Aluminum WheelsSpoke Wheel
Front Tyre 120/70 R 19120/70 R 19
Rear Tyre 170/60 R 17180/65 B16

Electricals

Battery 12 V / 11.8 Ah, Maintenance-free12 V / 26 Ah, Maintenance-free
Headlight LEDLED
Tail Light LEDLED

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalDigital
TachometerDigital-
Gear Indicatorticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatorticktick
Fuel Gaugeticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickcross
Low Battery Indicatorticktick
Pillion Seattickcross
Pillion Grabrailticktick
Engine Kill Switchticktick
Clockticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigital-
Tripmeter Countticktick
Pass Lightticktick
2 position Adjustable seat heightcross-
Adjustable WP front and rear suspensioncross-
All LED lighting including signature daytime running lights (DRL)cross-
Brembo Monobloc Front Brake Caliperscross-
Engine Protection Barscross-
Full colour 5” TFT display instrumentscross-
On Board Computercross-
Torque Assist Hydraulic Clutchcross-
Updated Cruise Controlcross-
3 Riding Modes-cross
ABS-cross
Four Riding Modes-cross
Hill Hold Control-cross
LED Headlight-cross
Testatretta DVT (Desmodromic Variable Timing)-cross
Traction Control & EBD-cross

Additonal Features

Key Features

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