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BMW R nine T Vs Ducati Monster 797 Vs Ducati Monster 821 comparison


BMW R nine T Vs Ducati Monster 797 Vs Ducati Monster 821 Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the R nine T Vs Monster 797 Vs Monster 821 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 nine T Vs Monster 797 Vs Monster 821 – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the BMW R nine T in New Delhi starts at ₹ 18.5 Lakh. On the other hand, Ducati Monster 821 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 10.99 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 11.15 Lakh for range topping model Lastly, the Ducati Monster 797 starts at ₹ 8.03 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 8.12 Lakh for the fully-loaded model.

SummaryBMW R nine TDucati Monster 797Ducati Monster 821
Price₹ 18.5 Lakh₹ 8.03 Lakh₹ 10.99 Lakh
Body TypeSportsCruiserSports
Mileage22.00 Km/l18.86 Km/l13.00 Km/l
Power110.00 bhp72.00 bhp112.00 bhp
Engine1170.0 CC803.0 CC821.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

R nine T Vs Monster 797 Vs Monster 821 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the BMW R nine T base engine returns 22 Km/l. The Ducati Monster 821 base returns 13 Km/l. The Ducati Monster 797 basic model, on the other hand, gives 19 Km/l.

R nine T Vs Monster 797 Vs Monster 821 – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the BMW R nine T gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Ducati Monster 821 comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the Ducati Monster 797 is offered in bhp Petrol engine.


Engine CC 1170.0 cc803.0 cc821.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 222
Max Power 110 bhp @ 7250 rpm72 bhp @ 8250 rpm112 bhp @ 9250 rpm
Max Torque 116 Nm @ 6000 rpm67 Nm @ 5750 rpm89.4 Nm @ 7750 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 424
Fuel Delivery Electronic Intake Pipe InjectionElectronic Fuel InjectionElectronic Fuel Injection
Cooling System Air/oil-CooledAir CooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf StartSelf Start

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 18.0 L16.5 L17.5 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 3.0 LN/AN/A
Mileage 22.00 Km/l18.86 Km/l13.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 208 kg193 kg205 kg
Length 2110 mm2099 mm2170 mm
Width 900 mm830 mm800 mm
Height 1240 mm1080 mm1055 mm
Wheelbase 1487 mm1435 mm1480 mm
Ground Clearance N/AN/AN/A
Seat Height 805 mm805 mm785 mm


No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Single Dry Plate Clutch, Hydraulically OperatedAPTC Wet Multiplate Clutch With Mechanical ControlAPTC Slipper And Self-servo Wet Multiplate Clutch With Control Cable

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Four-part Frame Concept With Front Frame And Three-part Rear Frame, Load-bearing Engine- Gearbox UnitTubular Steel Trellis FrameTubular Steel Trellis Frame Attached To The Cylinders Head
Front Suspension Upside-down Telescopic Forks, 46 Mm Fixed-fork-tube Diameter 43 Mm Kayaba USD ForkUpside Down 43mm Forks
Rear Suspension Cast Aluminium Single Swinging Arm With BMW Motorrad Paralever; Central Spring Strut, Spring Preload Fully Adjustable By Handwheel, Adjustable Rebound-stage DampingSachs Monoshock, Pre-load And Rebound AdjustableProgressive Linkage With Adjustable Monoshock. Aluminium Double-sided Swingarm


Front Brake Type Dual DiscsDual Disc With Bosch ABSDual Discs
Rear Brake Type DiscDisc With Bosch ABSDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 320 mm320 mm320 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 265 mm245 mm245 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches17 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Spoke WheelsAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 120/70 ZR 17120/70 ZR 17 Pirelli Diablo Rosso II120/70 ZR 17 Pirelli Diablo Rosso II
Rear Tyre 180/55 ZR 17180/55 ZR17 Pirelli Diablo Rosso II180/60 ZR17 Pirelli Diablo Rosso II


Battery 12V / 14Ah, Maintenance FreeMaintenance FreeMaintenance Free
Headlight HalogenLEDHalogen

Standard Features

Gear Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickticktick
Low Battery Indicatortickticktick
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailcrosscrosstick
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
AHO Headlight-cross-
Bosch 9.1 MP ABS system-tick-
Brembo Braking System-tick-
Broader Rear Grip-cross-
Ducati Multimedia System-tick-
LCD instrument panel-tick-
MF Battery-cross-
Trapezoidal Multi Reflector Headlight With More Brightness-cross-

Additonal Features

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Key Features

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