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BMW R 18 Vs Ducati Monster 1200 comparison

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BMW R 18 Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 19.9 Lakh
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Overview

BMW R 18 Vs Ducati Monster 1200 Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the R 18 Vs Monster 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 18 Vs Monster 1200 – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Ducati Monster 1200 in New Delhi starts at ₹ 20.1 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 24.73 Lakh for the fully-loaded model. 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 18Ducati Monster 1200
Price₹ 19.9 Lakh₹ 20.1 Lakh
ManufacturerBMWDucati
Body TypeCruiserSports
Mileage17.80 Km/l15.00 Km/l
Power90.00 bhp145.00 bhp
Engine1802.0 CC1198.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol

R 18 Vs Monster 1200 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Ducati Monster 1200 base engine returns 15 Km/l. The BMW R 18 base returns 18 Km/l.

R 18 Vs Monster 1200 – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Ducati Monster 1200 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the BMW R 18 comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 1802.0 cc1198.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 22
Max Power 90 bhp @ 4750 rpm145 bhp @ 9250 rpm
Max Torque 158 Nm @ 3000 rpm124 Nm @ 7750 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder N/A4
Fuel Delivery Electronic Intake Pipe Fuel InjectionElectronic Fuel Injection
Cooling System Air/Oil CooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf Start
Bore 107.1 mmN/A
Emission control Regulated three-way catalytic converterN/A
Max Speed 180 km/hN/A
Stroke 100 mmN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 16.0 L16.5 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/AN/A
Mileage 17.80 Km/l15.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 345 kg213 kg
Length 2440 mm2124 mm
Width 964 mm845 mm
Height 1232 mm1125 mm
Wheelbase 1731 mm1485 mm
Ground Clearance N/AN/A
Seat Height 690 mm795 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Single-disk Dry ClutchSlipper And Self-servo Wet Multiplate Clutch With Hydraulic Control
Compression Ratio 9.6 :1N/A

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Double-cradle Steel Frame With Screwed-on UnderbeamsTubular Steel Trellis Frame
Front Suspension Telescopic Fork43 Mm Kayaba Fully Adjustable USD Fork
Rear Suspension Steel Swinging Fork With Central Shock StrutProgressive Linkage With Sachs Fully Adjustable Monoshock, Aluminium Single-sided Swingarm

Braking

Front Brake Type Twin DiscDual Disc
Rear Brake Type Single DiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 300 mm320 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 300 mm245 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 16 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Spoke WheelAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 120/70 R 19Pirelli Diablo Rosso III 120/70 ZR17
Rear Tyre 180/65 B16Pirelli Diablo Rosso III 190/55 ZR17

Electricals

Battery 12 V / 26 Ah, Maintenance-freeMaintenance Free
Headlight LEDBulb
Tail Light LEDLED

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalDigital
Tachometer-Digital
Gear Indicatorticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatorticktick
Fuel Gaugeticktick
Low Oil Indicatorcrosstick
Low Battery Indicatorticktick
Pillion Seatcrosstick
Pillion Grabrailtickcross
Engine Kill Switchticktick
Clockticktick
Tripmeter Type-Digital
Tripmeter Countticktick
Pass Lightticktick
ABScross-
Four Riding Modescross-
Hill Hold Controlcross-
"Diamond" Tank-cross
"Twin Pulse" Firing Order-cross
Auto Tyre Calibration-cross
Bosch EVO ABS Cornering-cross
Ducati Power Launch (DPL)-cross
Full LED Lighting with Daytime Running Light (DRL)-cross
Innovative "Front Frame"-cross
Sleek Tail Guard-cross
TFT Colour Instrument Console-cross

Additonal Features

Key Features

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