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BMW R 18 Vs Indian Chief Classic comparison

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BMW R 18 Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 18.9 Lakh
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₹ 21.3 Lakh
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BMW R 18 Vs Indian Chief Classic Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

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

The ex-showroom price of the Indian Chief Classic in New Delhi starts at ₹ 21.3 Lakh. On the other hand, BMW R 18 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 18.9 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 21.9 Lakh for range topping model.

SummaryBMW R 18Indian Chief Classic
Price₹ 18.9 Lakh₹ 21.3 Lakh
ManufacturerBMWIndian
Body TypeCruiserCruiser
Mileage17.80 Kmpl20.00 Kmpl
Power90.00 bhp100.00 bhp
Engine1802.0 CC1811.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol

R 18 Vs Chief Classic – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Indian Chief Classic base engine returns 20 Kmpl. The BMW R 18 base returns 18 Kmpl.

R 18 Vs Chief Classic – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Indian Chief Classic gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the BMW R 18 comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 1802.0 cc1811.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 22
Max Power 90 bhp @ 4750 rpm100 bhp @ 3000 rpm
Max Torque 158 Nm @ 3000 rpm138.9 Nm @ 2600 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder N/A4
Fuel Delivery Electronic Intake Pipe Fuel InjectionClosed Loop Fuel Injection
Cooling System N/ALiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf Start
Bore 107.1 mmN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity N/A20.8 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/AN/A
Mileage 17.80 Kmpl20.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range N/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 345 kg357 kg
Length 2440 mm2630 mm
Width 964 mm1000 mm
Height 1232 mm1176 mm
Wheelbase 1731 mm1730 mm
Ground Clearance N/A140 mm
Seat Height 690 mm660 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Single-disk Dry ClutchWet, Multi-Plate

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type N/ASplit Dual Exhaust W/ Cross-over
Front Suspension Telescopic ForkTelescopic Fork/4.7" (119 Mm)
Rear Suspension Steel Swinging Fork With Central Shock StrutSingle Shock/3.7" (94mm)

Braking

Front Brake Type Twin DiscDual Disc
Rear Brake Type Single DiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 300 mm300 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 300 mm300 mm
Stroke 100 mmN/A

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size N/A16 inches
Wheel Type Spoke WheelAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 120/70 R 19130/90B16 73H
Rear Tyre 180/65 B16180/65B16 81H

Electricals

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

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalAnalogue
Tachometer-Digital
Gear Indicatorticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatorticktick
Fuel Gaugeticktick
Low Oil Indicatorcrosstick
Low Battery Indicatorticktick
Pillion Seatcrosscross
Pillion Grabrailtickcross
Engine Kill Switchticktick
Clockticktick
Tripmeter Type-Digital
Tripmeter Countticktick
Pass Lightticktick

Additonal Features

Key Features

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