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BMW R nineT Scrambler Vs Ducati Scrambler Vs Honda Africa Twin comparison


BMW R nineT Scrambler Vs Ducati Scrambler Vs Honda Africa Twin Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

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

The ex-showroom price of the Ducati Scrambler in New Delhi starts at ₹ 7.99 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 8.49 Lakh for the fully-loaded model. On the other hand, Honda Africa Twin price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 13.5 Lakh Lastly, the BMW R nineT Scrambler starts at ₹ 16.75 Lakh.

SummaryBMW R nineT ScramblerDucati ScramblerHonda Africa Twin
Price₹ 16.75 Lakh₹ 7.99 Lakh₹ 13.5 Lakh
Body TypeSportsSportsOff Road
Mileage20.00 Km/l20.00 Km/l16.00 Km/l
Power108.00 bhp71.00 bhp87.70 bhp
Engine1197.0 CC803.0 CC999.1 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

R nineT Scrambler Vs Scrambler Vs Africa Twin – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Ducati Scrambler base engine returns 20 Km/l. The Honda Africa Twin base returns 16 Km/l. The BMW R nineT Scrambler basic model, on the other hand, gives 20 Km/l.

R nineT Scrambler Vs Scrambler Vs Africa Twin – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Ducati Scrambler gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Honda Africa Twin comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the BMW R nineT Scrambler is offered in bhp Petrol engine.


Engine CC 1197.0 cc803.0 cc999.1 cc
No Of Cylinder 222
Max Power 108 bhp @ 7750 rpm71 bhp @ 8250 rpm87.7 bhp @ 7500 rpm
Max Torque 116 Nm @ 6000 rpm66.2 Nm @ 5750 rpm93.1 Nm @ 6000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 424
Fuel Delivery Electronic Intake Pipe InjectionElectronic Fuel InjectionFuel Injection
Cooling System Air/oil-cooledAir CooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf StartSelf/Kick Start
Emission Standard N/ABS VIN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 17.0 L13.5 L18.8 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 3.5 L3.4 LN/A
Mileage 20.00 Km/l20.00 Km/l16.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 220 kg173 kg243 kg
Length 2175 mm2165 mm2334 mm
Width 880 mm855 mm932 mm
Height 1330 mm1150 mm1478 mm
Wheelbase 1522 mm1445 mm1571 mm
Ground Clearance N/AN/A251 mm
Seat Height 820 mm798 mm840 mm


No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Single Dry Plate ClutchAPTC Wet Multiplate With Mechanical ControlWet, Multiplate

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Three-section Frame Consisting Of One Front And Two Rear Sections, Load-bearing Engine-gearbox UnitTubular Steel Trellis FrameSemi Double Cradle
Front Suspension Telescopic Forks With 43 Mm Fixed-tube DiameterUpside Down Kayaba 41 Mm ForkInverted Telescopic Fork
Rear Suspension Cast Aluminium Single Swinging Arm With BMW Motorrad Paralever; Central Spring Strut, Spring Preload Steplessly Adjustable By Hook Wrench, Rebound-stage Damping AdjustableKayaba Rear Shock, Pre-Load AdjustablePro-Link


Front Brake Type Twin DiscDiscHydraulic Double Disc
Rear Brake Type DiscDiscHydraulic Disc
Front Disc/Drum Size 320 mm330 mm310 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 265 mm245 mm256 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 19 inches18 inches21 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsSpoked Aluminium WheelsSpoke Wheels
Front Tyre 120/70 R 19Pirelli MT 60 RS 110/80 ZR1890/90-21M/C 54H
Rear Tyre 170/60 R 17Pirelli MT 60 RS 180/55 ZR17150/70R18M/C 70H


Battery 12V / 14Ah, Maintenance FreeMaintenance Free12V 6A-h
Headlight HalogenBulb With Glass Lens LED Light-GuideLED

Standard Features

Gear Indicatorcrossticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatorcrossticktick
Low Battery Indicatorcrosscrosstick
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailcrossticktick
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickticktick
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--
Compact Deltabox Chassis--cross
Cutting-Edge Crossplane Engine--cross
Dual Clutch Transmission--tick
Dual LED Headlamps--tick
LED Winkers and Taillights--tick
Manual Shift Selector--tick
New Lift Control System--cross
New Quick Shift System--cross
Rally Style Rider Console--tick
Suit Yourself Riding Modes--tick
The DCT Engine--tick
YZF-M1 Level Controllability (IMU)--cross
YZR-M1 Inspired Cowling--cross

Additonal Features

Aluminum Heat Cover-tick-
High & Wide Handleber-tick-
New Tech LED Tail Light-tick-
Passenger Grab Rail-tick-
Round Headlight With LED Ring-tick-
Shift Light-tick-
Stand Alarm-tick-
Tear Drop Steel Fuel Tank 13.5 Lt-tick-
Vintage Seat-tick-
High Volume Air Intake--cross

Key Features

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