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BMW R 1250 GS Vs Triumph Tiger 1200 Vs Ducati Multistrada 1200 comparison


BMW R 1250 GS Vs Triumph Tiger 1200 Vs Ducati Multistrada 1200 Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the R 1250 GS Vs Tiger 1200 Vs Multistrada 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.

R 1250 GS Vs Tiger 1200 Vs Multistrada 1200 – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Ducati Multistrada 1200 in New Delhi starts at ₹ 15.32 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 20.69 Lakh for the fully-loaded model. On the other hand, Triumph Tiger 1200 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 17 Lakh Lastly, the BMW R 1250 GS starts at ₹ 20.45 Lakh.

SummaryBMW R 1250 GSTriumph Tiger 1200Ducati Multistrada 1200
Price₹ 20.45 Lakh₹ 17 Lakh₹ 15.32 Lakh
Body TypeOff RoadOff RoadOff Road
Mileage21.00 Kmpl18.00 Kmpl18.00 Kmpl
Power134.00 bhp139.00 bhp150.00 bhp
Engine1254.0 CC1215.0 CC1198.4 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

R 1250 GS Vs Tiger 1200 Vs Multistrada 1200 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Ducati Multistrada 1200 base engine returns 18 Kmpl. The Triumph Tiger 1200 base returns 18 Kmpl. The BMW R 1250 GS basic model, on the other hand, gives 21 Kmpl.

R 1250 GS Vs Tiger 1200 Vs Multistrada 1200 – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Ducati Multistrada 1200 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Triumph Tiger 1200 comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the BMW R 1250 GS is offered in bhp Petrol engine.


Engine CC 1254.0 cc1215.0 cc1198.4 cc
No Of Cylinder 232
Max Power 134 bhp @ 7750 rpm139 bhp @ 9350 rpm150 bhp @ 9500 rpm
Max Torque 143 Nm @ 6250 rpm122 Nm @ 7600 rpm128 Nm @ 7500 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 444
Fuel Delivery Electronic Intake Pipe InjectionFuel InjectionBosch Electronic Fuel Injection
Cooling System Air/liquid-cooledLiquid-CooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Electric StartSelf StartSelf Start

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 20.0 L20.0 L20.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 4.0 LN/AN/A
Mileage 21.00 Kmpl18.00 Kmpl18.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 249 kg248 kg232 kg
Length 2207 mmN/A2200 mm
Width 953 mm830 mmN/A
Height 1430 mm1470 mmN/A
Wheelbase 1525 mm1520 mm1530 mm
Ground Clearance 185 mmN/AN/A
Seat Height 870 mm835 mm825 mm


No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Multiplate Wet Clutch, Hydraulically OperatedWet, Multi-plate Hydraulically Operated, Torque AssistLight Action, Wet, Multiplate Clutch

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Two Section Frame, Front - And Bolted On Rear Frame, Load Bearing EngineTubular Steel Trellis FrameTubular Steel Trellis Frame
Front Suspension BMW Telelever, Ø 37 Mm, Central Spring StrutWP 48 Mm Upside Down Forks, Electronically Adjustable Damping, 190 Mm Travel48mm Fully Adjustable Usd Forks
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 HandwheelWP Monoshock, Electronically Adjustable Semi Active Damping With Automatic Preload Adjustment, 193 Mm Wheel TravelFully Adjustable Sachs Monoshock Unit. Remote Spring Preload Adjustment. Aluminium Single-sided Swingarm


Front Brake Type Dual Floating Disc BrakesDual DiscDual Disc
Rear Brake Type Single Disc BrakeDiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 305 mm305 mm320 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 276 mm282 mm265 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches19 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Cast Aluminum WheelsSpoke WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 120/70 R 19120/70 R19 - TubelessPirelli Scorpion Trail II 120/70 17
Rear Tyre 170/60 R 17170/60 R17 - TubelessPirelli Scorpion Trail II 190/55 17


Battery 12 V / 11.8 Ah, Maintenance-freeMaintenance FreeMaintenance Free

Standard Features

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Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickticktick
Low Battery Indicatortickticktick
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailtickticktick
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
2 position Adjustable seat height-tick-
Adjustable WP front and rear suspension-tick-
All LED lighting including signature daytime running lights (DRL)-tick-
Brembo Monobloc Front Brake Calipers-tick-
Engine Protection Bars-tick-
Full colour 5” TFT display instruments-tick-
On Board Computer-tick-
Torque Assist Hydraulic Clutch-tick-
Updated Cruise Control-tick-

Additonal Features

Dual ABS--cross

Key Features

Competitor of BMW R 1250 GS

Competitor of Triumph Tiger 1200

Competitor of Ducati Multistrada 1200

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