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BMW R 1250 RT Vs Ducati Multistrada 1260 Vs Triumph Tiger 1200 comparison


BMW R 1250 RT Vs Ducati Multistrada 1260 Vs Triumph Tiger 1200 Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the R 1250 RT Vs Multistrada 1260 Vs Tiger 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 RT Vs Multistrada 1260 Vs Tiger 1200 – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Triumph Tiger 1200 in New Delhi starts at ₹ 17 Lakh. On the other hand, Ducati Multistrada 1260 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 15.99 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 21.42 Lakh for range topping model Lastly, the BMW R 1250 RT starts at ₹ 22.5 Lakh.

SummaryBMW R 1250 RTDucati Multistrada 1260Triumph Tiger 1200
Price₹ 22.5 Lakh₹ 15.99 Lakh₹ 17 Lakh
Body TypeSportsSportsOff Road
Mileage21.00 Km/l19.20 Km/l18.00 Km/l
Power134.00 bhp158.00 bhp139.00 bhp
Engine1254.0 CC1262.0 CC1215.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

R 1250 RT Vs Multistrada 1260 Vs Tiger 1200 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Triumph Tiger 1200 base engine returns 18 Km/l. The Ducati Multistrada 1260 base returns 19 Km/l. The BMW R 1250 RT basic model, on the other hand, gives 21 Km/l.

R 1250 RT Vs Multistrada 1260 Vs Tiger 1200 – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Triumph Tiger 1200 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Ducati Multistrada 1260 comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the BMW R 1250 RT is offered in bhp Petrol engine.


Engine CC 1254.0 cc1262.0 cc1215.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 243
Max Power 134 bhp @ 7750 rpm158 bhp @ 9500 rpm139 bhp @ 9350 rpm
Max Torque 143 Nm @ 6250 rpm129.5 Nm @ 7500 rpm122 Nm @ 7600 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 444
Fuel Delivery Electronic Intake Pipe InjectionBosch Electronic Fuel InjectionFuel Injection
Cooling System Air/liquid-cooledLiquid CooledLiquid-Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf StartSelf Start
Bore Stroke 102,5 mm x 76 mmN/AN/A
Compression 12,5 : 113:1N/A
Emission control Closed-loop 3-way catalytic converter, emission standard EU-4N/AN/A
Mixture control Electronic intake pipe injectionN/AN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 25.0 L20.0 L20.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/AN/AN/A
Mileage 21.00 Km/l19.20 Km/l18.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 279 kg232 kg248 kg
Length 2222 mm2280 mmN/A
Width 985 mm985 mm830 mm
Height 1416 mm1220 mm1470 mm
Wheelbase 1485 mm1585 mm1520 mm
Ground Clearance N/AN/AN/A
Seat Height 805 mm825 mm835 mm


No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Oil Lubricated Clutch, Hydraulically OperatedLight Action, Wet, Multiplate Clutch With Hydraulic ControlWet, Multi-plate Hydraulically Operated, Torque Assist

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Two-section Frame, Front- And Bolted On Rear Frame, Load-bearing EngineTabular Steel Trellis FrameTubular Steel Trellis Frame
Front Suspension Stanchion Diameter 37 Mm, Central Spring Strut48 Mm Inverted Kayaba ForkWP 48 Mm Upside Down Forks, Electronically Adjustable Damping, 190 Mm Travel
Rear Suspension WAD Strut (travel-related Damping), Spring Pre-load Hydraulically Adjustable (continuously Variable) At Handwheel, Rebound Damping Adjustable At HandwheelFully Adjustable Sachs Monoshock Unit. Remote Spring Preload Adjustment Aluminium Single-Sided SwingarmWP Monoshock, Electronically Adjustable Semi Active Damping With Automatic Preload Adjustment, 193 Mm Wheel Travel


Front Brake Type Dual DiscDual Disc With Brembo 4-piston Calipers, With Bosch Cornering ABSDual Disc
Rear Brake Type DiscSingle Disc With 2-piston Caliper, With Bosch Cornering ABSDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 320 mm320 mm305 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 276 mm265 mm282 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches17 inches19 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsSpoke WheelsSpoke Wheels
Front Tyre 120/70 ZR 17Pirelli Scorpion Trail II 120/70 R17120/70 R19 - Tubeless
Rear Tyre 180/55 ZR 17Pirelli Scorpion Trail II 190/55 R17170/60 R17 - Tubeless


Battery 12 V / 12 Ah, Maintenance-freeMaintenance FreeMaintenance Free
Headlight HalogenLEDLED

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 Counttickticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
2 position Adjustable seat height-crosstick
ABS and Switchable Traction Control-tick-
Adjustable WP front and rear suspension-crosstick
All LED lighting including signature daytime running lights (DRL)-crosstick
Brembo Monobloc Front Brake Calipers-crosstick
Ducati Multimedia System (DMS) Ready-tick-
Ducati Safety Pack-tick-
Engine Protection Bars-crosstick
Full colour 5” TFT display instruments-crosstick
Full Led Headlamp-tick-
On Board Computer-crosstick
Riding Modes-tick-
Torque Assist Hydraulic Clutch-crosstick
Updated Cruise Control-crosstick
Vehicle Hold Control (VHC)-tick-

Additonal Features

Key Features

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