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BMW R nineT Scrambler Vs BMW F900R Vs Triumph Scrambler 1200 comparison


BMW R nineT Scrambler Vs BMW F900R Vs Triumph Scrambler 1200 Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the R nineT Scrambler Vs F900R Vs Scrambler 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 nineT Scrambler Vs F900R Vs Scrambler 1200 – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the BMW R nineT Scrambler in New Delhi starts at ₹ 16.75 Lakh. On the other hand, Triumph Scrambler 1200 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 10.73 Lakh Lastly, the BMW F900R starts at ₹ 10.8 Lakh.

SummaryBMW R nineT ScramblerBMW F900RTriumph Scrambler 1200
Price₹ 16.75 Lakh₹ 10.8 Lakh₹ 10.73 Lakh
Body TypeSportsSportsOff Road
Mileage20.00 Km/l24.00 Km/l20.40 Km/l
Power108.00 bhp103.00 bhp90.00 bhp
Engine1197.0 CC895.0 CC1200.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

R nineT Scrambler Vs F900R Vs Scrambler 1200 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the BMW R nineT Scrambler base engine returns 20 Km/l. The Triumph Scrambler 1200 base returns 20 Km/l. The BMW F900R basic model, on the other hand, gives 24 Km/l.

R nineT Scrambler Vs F900R Vs Scrambler 1200 – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the BMW R nineT Scrambler gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Triumph Scrambler 1200 comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the BMW F900R is offered in bhp Petrol engine.


Engine CC 1197.0 cc895.0 cc1200.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 222
Max Power 108 bhp @ 7750 rpm103 bhp @ 8500 rpm90 bhp @ 7400 rpm
Max Torque 116 Nm @ 6000 rpm999.99 Nm @ 92 rpm110 Nm @ 3950 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 444
Fuel Delivery Electronic Intake Pipe InjectionElectronic InjectionLiquid Cooled
Cooling System Air/oil-cooledWater CooledElectronic Fuel Injection
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf StartSelf Start
Emission Standard N/ABS VIN/A
Bore N/AN/A97.6 mm
Compression N/AN/A11 :1
Final Drive N/AN/AX ring chain
Stroke N/AN/A80 mm

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 17.0 L13.0 L16.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 3.5 LN/AN/A
Mileage 20.00 Km/l24.00 Km/l20.40 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 220 kg211 kg225 kg
Length 2175 mm2140 mm2285 mm
Width 880 mm815 mm840 mm
Height 1330 mm1130 mm1200 mm
Wheelbase 1522 mm1518 mm1530 mm
Ground Clearance N/AN/AN/A
Seat Height 820 mm815 mm840 mm


No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Single Dry Plate ClutchMultiple-disc Wet Clutch (anti Hopping), Mechanically OperatedWet, Multi-plate Assist
Compression Ratio N/A13.1 :1N/A

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Three-section Frame Consisting Of One Front And Two Rear Sections, Load-bearing Engine-gearbox UnitBridge-type Frame, Steel Shell ConstructionTubular Steel With Aluminium Cradle
Front Suspension Telescopic Forks With 43 Mm Fixed-tube DiameterUpside-down Telescopic Fork, Ø 43 MmShowa 45mm Fully Adjustable Upside Down Forks, 200mm Travel
Rear Suspension Cast Aluminium Single Swinging Arm With BMW Motorrad Paralever; Central Spring Strut, Spring Preload Steplessly Adjustable By Hook Wrench, Rebound-stage Damping AdjustableCast Aluminium Dual Swing Arm, Central Spring Strut, Spring Pre-load Hydraulically Adjustable, Rebound Damping AdjustableFully Adjustable Ohlins Twin Shocks With Piggy Back Reservoir, 200mm Rear Wheel Travel
Swingarm N/AN/ATwin-sided, aluminium


Front Brake Type Twin DiscDual DiscDisc
Rear Brake Type DiscDiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 320 mm320 mm320 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 265 mm265 mm255 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 19 inches17 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy WheelsSpoke
Front Tyre 120/70 R 19120/70 ZR 1790/90-21
Rear Tyre 170/60 R 17180/55 ZR 17150/70-17


Battery 12V / 14Ah, Maintenance Free12 V / 12 Ah, Maintenance-freeN/A
Headlight HalogenLEDLED With LED DRLs

Standard Features

Gear Indicatorcrossticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatorcrossticktick
Low Battery Indicatorcrosstickcross
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailcrossticktick
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Countticktickcross
Pass Lighttickticktick
18 Litres of Storage Spacecross--
Automatic HeadLamp on (AHO)cross--
Bold Body-Mounted Headlampcross--
Carved Tail Lightcross--
CBS with Equalizercross--
LED Headlamp & position lampcross--
Metal Muffler Protectorcross--
Signature Gold Rimcross--
Tubeless Tyrescross--
Coloured TFT display with BMW Motorrad Connectivity-tick-
One-piece seat bench-tick-
Rear pre-load adjustable-tick-
Rear rebound adjustable-tick-
Riding Modes Rain/Road-tick-
Upside down fork-tick-
Dual-channel Bosch Cornering ABS--cross
Improved Riding Experience--cross
New Red Frame--cross
Offroad Setting--cross
Pirelli SCORPION™ RALLY ST Tyres--cross
Premium LED Lighting--cross
Rider modes (Rain/Road/Sport/Off-­road/Rider-Customisable)--tick

Additonal Features

Key Features

Adjustable hand brake and clutch levers-tick-

Competitor of BMW R nineT Scrambler

Competitor of BMW F900R

Competitor of Triumph Scrambler 1200

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