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BMW R 18 Vs Harley-Davidson Road King comparison

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BMW R 18 Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 19.9 Lakh
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₹ 24.99 Lakh
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Overview

BMW R 18 Vs Harley-Davidson Road King Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

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

The ex-showroom price of the Harley-Davidson Road King in New Delhi starts at ₹ 24.99 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 18Harley-Davidson Road King
Price₹ 19.9 Lakh₹ 24.99 Lakh
ManufacturerBMWHarley-Davidson
Body TypeCruiserCruiser
Mileage17.80 Km/l17.00 Km/l
Power90.00 bhp0.00 bhp
Engine1802.0 CC1745.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol

R 18 Vs Road King – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Harley-Davidson Road King base engine returns 17 Km/l. The BMW R 18 base returns 18 Km/l.

R 18 Vs Road King – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Harley-Davidson Road King gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the BMW R 18 comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 1802.0 cc1745.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 22
Max Power 90 bhp @ 4750 rpmN/A
Max Torque 158 Nm @ 3000 rpm150 Nm @ 3250 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder N/A2
Fuel Delivery Electronic Intake Pipe Fuel InjectionElectronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI)
Cooling System Air/Oil CooledAir-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

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 16.0 L22.7 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/A4.9 L
Mileage 17.80 Km/l17.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 345 kg362 kg
Length 2440 mm2450 mm
Width 964 mmN/A
Height 1232 mmN/A
Wheelbase 1731 mm1625 mm
Ground Clearance N/A135 mm
Seat Height 690 mm705 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Single-disk Dry ClutchWet, Multi-Plate
Compression Ratio 9.6 :1N/A

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Double-cradle Steel Frame With Screwed-on UnderbeamsChrome, 2-1-2 Dual Exhaust With Tapered Mufflers
Front Suspension Telescopic ForkN/A
Rear Suspension Steel Swinging Fork With Central Shock StrutN/A

Braking

Front Brake Type Twin DiscDisc
Rear Brake Type Single DiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 300 mm320 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 300 mm320 mm
Stroke 100 mmN/A

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 16 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Spoke WheelAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 120/70 R 19NW 130/80B17 65H
Rear Tyre 180/65 B16NW 180/65B16 81H

Electricals

Battery 12 V / 26 Ah, Maintenance-free12V, 19-AMP/Hour.270 CCA
Headlight LEDBulb And Reflector Type
Tail Light LEDLED

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalAnalogue
Tachometer-Digital
Gear Indicatorticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatorticktick
Fuel Gaugeticktick
Low Oil Indicatorcrosstick
Low Battery Indicatorticktick
Pillion Seatcrosstick
Pillion Grabrailticktick
Engine Kill Switchticktick
Clockticktick
Tripmeter Type-Digital
Tripmeter Countticktick
Pass Lightticktick
Closed Loop Exhaust System-cross
Handling-cross
Rear LED Lighting-cross
Tach and Gear Indicator Readout-cross

Additonal Features

Key Features

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