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BMW R 1250 GS Adventure Vs Honda Africa Twin comparison

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Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 22.35 Lakh
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₹ 13.5 Lakh
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BMW R 1250 GS Adventure Vs Honda Africa Twin Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

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

R 1250 GS Adventure Vs Africa Twin – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Honda Africa Twin in New Delhi starts at ₹ 13.5 Lakh. On the other hand, BMW R 1250 GS Adventure price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 22.35 Lakh.

SummaryBMW R 1250 GS AdventureHonda Africa Twin
Price₹ 22.35 Lakh₹ 13.5 Lakh
ManufacturerBMWHonda
Body TypeSportsOff Road
Mileage21.00 Km/l16.00 Km/l
Power134.00 bhp87.70 bhp
Engine1254.0 CC999.1 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol

R 1250 GS Adventure Vs Africa Twin – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Honda Africa Twin base engine returns 16 Km/l. The BMW R 1250 GS Adventure base returns 21 Km/l.

R 1250 GS Adventure Vs Africa Twin – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Honda Africa Twin gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the BMW R 1250 GS Adventure comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 1254.0 cc999.1 cc
No Of Cylinder 42
Max Power 134 bhp @ 7750 rpm87.7 bhp @ 7500 rpm
Max Torque 143 Nm @ 6250 rpm93.1 Nm @ 6000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder N/A4
Fuel Delivery Electronic Intake Pipe InjectionFuel Injection
Cooling System Air/liquid-cooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Electric StartSelf/Kick Start
Bore 102.5 mmN/A
Emission control Closed-loop 3-way catalytic converter, emission standard EU-4 N/A
Hubraum 1.254 ccmN/A
Mixture control Electronic intake pipe injection N/A
Stroke 76 mmN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 30.0 L18.8 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 4.0 LN/A
Mileage 21.00 Km/l16.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/A
CO2 emission based on WMTC 110 g/kmN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 268 kg243 kg
Length 2270 mm2334 mm
Width 980 mm932 mm
Height 1460 mm1478 mm
Wheelbase 1504 mm1571 mm
Ground Clearance N/A251 mm
Seat Height 910 mm840 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Oil Lubricated Clutch, Hydraulically OperatedWet, Multiplate
Compression Ratio 12.5 : 1N/A
Drive Shaft DriveN/A
Gearbox Constant Mesh 6-Speed Gearbox With Helical Gear TeethN/A
Maximum Speed Over 200 km/hN/A

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type N/ASemi Double Cradle
Front Suspension BMW Telelever, Ø 37 Mm, Central Spring StrutInverted Telescopic 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 HandwheelPro-Link
Castor 95.4 mm N/A
Steering Head Angle 65.1°N/A

Braking

Front Brake Type Dual Disc Brake, Floating Brake Discs, 4-piston Radial CalipersHydraulic Double Disc
Rear Brake Type Single Disc Brake, Double-piston Floating CaliperHydraulic Disc
Front Disc/Drum Size 305 mm310 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 276 mm256 mm
ABS BMW Motorrad Integral ABS (part-integral), Disengageable N/A

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches21 inches
Wheel Type Cross Spoke WheelsSpoke Wheels
Front Tyre 120/70 R 19 90/90-21M/C 54H
Rear Tyre 170/60 R 17 150/70R18M/C 70H

Electricals

Battery 12 V / 11.8 Ah, Maintenance-free12V 6A-h
Headlight LEDLED
Tail Light LEDLED
Alternator Three-Phase Alternator (510 watts nominal power)N/A

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalDigital
TachometerDigitalDigital
Gear Indicatorcrosstick
Fuel Warning Indicatorticktick
Fuel Gaugeticktick
Low Oil Indicatorticktick
Low Battery Indicatorticktick
Pillion Seatticktick
Pillion Grabrailticktick
Engine Kill Switchticktick
Clockticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Countticktick
Pass Lightticktick
6-Speed Cruise Drive Transmissioncrosscross
ABStickcross
All-New Milwaukee-Eight 107 Enginecrosscross
ASC (Automatic Stability Control)tickcross
Comfortable Handlebarcrosscross
Dual Clutch Transmissioncrosstick
Dual LED Headlampscrosstick
Dunlop Multi-Tread Blackwall Tyrescrosscross
Fairing Design Reduces Head Buffetingcrosscross
HSC (Hill Start Control) tickcross
LED Headlampscrosscross
LED Winkers and Taillightscrosstick
Manual Shift Selectorcrosstick
One-Touch Design Philosophycrosscross
Pure Harley-Davidson Stylingcrosscross
Rally Style Rider Consolecrosstick
Reflex Linked Brembo Brakes with ABScrosscross
Standard Battery Charging Harnesscrosscross
Steering Head and Front Forkscrosscross
Suit Yourself Riding Modescrosstick
TFT Rider Information Display With Connectivitytickcross
The DCT Enginecrosstick
Two-Up Street Glide Seatcrosscross

Additonal Features

Key Features

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