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BMW S 1000 XR Vs BMW R 1250 GS Vs BMW R 1200 RS comparison

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BMW S 1000 XR Vs BMW R 1250 GS Vs BMW R 1200 RS Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the S 1000 XR Vs R 1250 GS Vs R 1200 RS 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.

S 1000 XR Vs R 1250 GS Vs R 1200 RS – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the BMW S 1000 XR in New Delhi starts at ₹ 21.3 Lakh. On the other hand, BMW R 1200 RS price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 15.55 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 16.55 Lakh for range topping model Lastly, the BMW R 1250 GS starts at ₹ 20.45 Lakh.

SummaryBMW S 1000 XRBMW R 1250 GSBMW R 1200 RS
Price₹ 21.3 Lakh₹ 20.45 Lakh₹ 15.55 Lakh
ManufacturerBMWBMWBMW
Body TypeSportsOff RoadSports
Mileage20.00 Km/l21.00 Km/l20.00 Km/l
Power163.00 bhp134.00 bhp123.00 bhp
Engine999.0 CC1254.0 CC1170.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

S 1000 XR Vs R 1250 GS Vs R 1200 RS – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the BMW S 1000 XR base engine returns 20 Km/l. The BMW R 1200 RS base returns 20 Km/l. The BMW R 1250 GS basic model, on the other hand, gives 21 Km/l.

S 1000 XR Vs R 1250 GS Vs R 1200 RS – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the BMW S 1000 XR gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the BMW R 1200 RS comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the BMW R 1250 GS is offered in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 999.0 cc1254.0 cc1170.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 422
Max Power 163 bhp @ 11000 rpm134 bhp @ 7750 rpm123 bhp @ 7750 rpm
Max Torque 114 Nm @ 9250 rpm143 Nm @ 6250 rpm125 Nm @ 6500 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 444
Fuel Delivery Electronic InjectionElectronic Intake Pipe InjectionElectronic Intake Pipe Injection
Cooling System Water/oil-cooledAir/liquid-cooledAir/liquid-cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartElectric StartSelf Start
Emission Standard BS VIN/AN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 20.0 L20.0 L18.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 4.0 L4.0 L4.0 L
Mileage 20.00 Km/l21.00 Km/l20.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 216 kg249 kg236 kg
Length 2183 mm2207 mm2202 mm
Width 940 mm953 mm925 mm
Height 1408 mm1430 mm1250 mm
Wheelbase 1548 mm1525 mm1527 mm
Ground Clearance N/A185 mmN/A
Seat Height 840 mm870 mm820 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Multiplate Clutch In Oil BathMultiplate Wet Clutch, Hydraulically OperatedOil Lubricated Clutch, Hydraulically Operated

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Aluminium Composite Bridge Frame, Partially Self-supporting EngineTwo Section Frame, Front - And Bolted On Rear Frame, Load Bearing EngineTwo-section Frame, Front- And Bolted On Rear Frame, Load-bearing Engine
Front Suspension Upside-down Telescopic Fork Ø 46 Mm, Compression And Rebound Stage AdjustableBMW Telelever, Ø 37 Mm, Central Spring StrutTelescopic Upside-Down Fork; Stanchion Diameter 45 Mm
Rear Suspension Aluminium 2-sided Swing Arm, Rebound Damping AdjustableCast Aluminum Single-sided Swing Arm With BMW Paralever; WAD Strut (travel-related Damping), Spring Pre-load Hydraulically Adjustable (continuously Variable) Via Handwheel, Rebound Damping Adjustable Via HandwheelCast Aluminium Single-sided Swing Arm With BMW Motorrad Paralever; WAD Strut (travel-related Damping), Spring Pre-load Hydraulically Adjustable (continuously Variable) At Handwheel, Rebound Damping Adjustable At Handwheel

Braking

Front Brake Type Twin DiscDual Floating Disc BrakesDual Disc
Rear Brake Type DiscSingle Disc BrakeDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 320 mm305 mm320 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 265 mm276 mm276 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches17 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsCast Aluminum WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 120/70 ZR 17120/70 R 19120/70 ZR 17
Rear Tyre 190/55 ZR 17170/60 R 17180/55 ZR 17

Electricals

Battery 12 V / 8 Ah, Maintenance-Free12 V / 11.8 Ah, Maintenance-free12V / 12Ah, Maintenance-free
Headlight HalogenLEDHalogen
Tail Light LEDLEDLED

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalDigitalDigital
TachometerAnalogueDigitalAnalogue
Gear Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickticktick
Low Battery Indicatortickticktick
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailtickticktick
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Clocktickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
2 position Adjustable seat heightcrosscross-
Adjustable WP front and rear suspensioncrosscross-
All LED lighting including signature daytime running lights (DRL)crosscross-
Brembo Monobloc Front Brake Caliperscrosscross-
Engine Protection Barscrosscross-
Full colour 5” TFT display instrumentscrosscross-
On Board Computercrosscross-
Torque Assist Hydraulic Clutchcrosscross-
Updated Cruise Controlcrosscross-
ABS and Switchable Traction Control-cross-
Ducati Multimedia System (DMS) Ready-cross-
Ducati Safety Pack-cross-
Full Led Headlamp-cross-
Riding Modes-cross-
Vehicle Hold Control (VHC)-cross-

Additonal Features

Key Features

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