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BMW R nineT Scrambler Vs BMW R nine T Vs KTM 790 Duke comparison


BMW R nineT Scrambler Vs BMW R nine T Vs KTM 790 Duke Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the R nineT Scrambler Vs R nine T Vs 790 Duke 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 R nine T Vs 790 Duke – 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, BMW R nineT Scrambler price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 16.75 Lakh Lastly, the KTM 790 Duke starts at ₹ 8.64 Lakh.

SummaryBMW R nineT ScramblerBMW R nine TKTM 790 Duke
Price₹ 16.75 Lakh₹ 18.5 Lakh₹ 8.64 Lakh
Body TypeSportsSportsSports
Mileage20.00 Km/l22.00 Km/l22.72 Km/l
Power108.00 bhp110.00 bhp103.00 bhp
Engine1197.0 CC1170.0 CC799.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

R nineT Scrambler Vs R nine T Vs 790 Duke – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the BMW R nine T base engine returns 22 Km/l. The BMW R nineT Scrambler base returns 20 Km/l. The KTM 790 Duke basic model, on the other hand, gives 23 Km/l.

R nineT Scrambler Vs R nine T Vs 790 Duke – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the BMW R nine T gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the BMW R nineT Scrambler comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the KTM 790 Duke is offered in bhp Petrol engine.


Engine CC 1197.0 cc1170.0 cc799.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 222
Max Power 108 bhp @ 7750 rpm110 bhp @ 7250 rpm103 bhp @ rpm
Max Torque 116 Nm @ 6000 rpm116 Nm @ 6000 rpm87 Nm @ rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 444
Fuel Delivery Electronic Intake Pipe InjectionElectronic Intake Pipe InjectionFuel Injection System
Cooling System Air/oil-cooledAir/oil-CooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf StartElectric Starter
Steering Head Angle N/AN/A66 Degree

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 17.0 L18.0 L14.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 3.5 L3.0 LN/A
Mileage 20.00 Km/l22.00 Km/l22.70 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A
CO2 emission based on WMTC N/AN/A102.9 g/km

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 220 kg208 kg169 kg
Length 2175 mm2110 mm2145 mm
Width 880 mm900 mm760 mm
Height 1330 mm1240 mm800 mm
Wheelbase 1522 mm1487 mmN/A
Ground Clearance N/AN/A186 mm
Seat Height 820 mm805 mm825 mm


No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Single Dry Plate ClutchSingle Dry Plate Clutch, Hydraulically OperatedPASC™ Antihopping Clutch, Mechanically Operated

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Three-section Frame Consisting Of One Front And Two Rear Sections, Load-bearing Engine-gearbox UnitFour-part Frame Concept With Front Frame And Three-part Rear Frame, Load-bearing Engine- Gearbox UnitN/A
Front Suspension Telescopic Forks With 43 Mm Fixed-tube DiameterUpside-down Telescopic Forks, 46 Mm Fixed-fork-tube DiameterWP Upside-down Ø 43 Mm
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 Single Swinging Arm With BMW Motorrad Paralever; Central Spring Strut, Spring Preload Fully Adjustable By Handwheel, Adjustable Rebound-stage DampingWP Shock Absorber With Preload Adjuster


Front Brake Type Twin DiscDual DiscsFour-piston Radial Fixed Calliper
Rear Brake Type DiscDiscSingle-piston Floating Calliper, Brake Disc
Front Disc/Drum Size 320 mm320 mm300 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 265 mm265 mm240 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 19 inches17 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsSpoke WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 120/70 R 19120/70 ZR 17110/70 X 17
Rear Tyre 170/60 R 17180/55 ZR 17150/60 X 17


Battery 12V / 14Ah, Maintenance Free12V / 14Ah, Maintenance Free12V
Headlight HalogenHalogenLED

Standard Features

Gear Indicatorcrossticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatorcrosstickcross
Low Battery Indicatorcrossticktick
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailcrosscrosstick
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
Integrated Riding Modes--cross
Power Mode Selection--cross
Smartphone Connectivity--cross

Additonal Features

Key Features

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