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BMW S 1000 XR Vs Ducati XDiavel Vs Harley-Davidson Fat Bob comparison


BMW S 1000 XR Vs Ducati XDiavel Vs Harley-Davidson Fat Bob Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the S 1000 XR Vs XDiavel Vs Fat Bob 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 XDiavel Vs Fat Bob – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Harley-Davidson Fat Bob in New Delhi starts at ₹ 14.59 Lakh. On the other hand, Ducati XDiavel price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 16.48 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 19.16 Lakh for range topping model Lastly, the BMW S 1000 XR starts at ₹ 21.3 Lakh.

SummaryBMW S 1000 XRDucati XDiavelHarley-Davidson Fat Bob
Price₹ 21.3 Lakh₹ 16.48 Lakh₹ 14.59 Lakh
Body TypeSportsSportsCruiser
Mileage20.00 Km/l15.00 Km/l15.00 Km/l
Power163.00 bhp150.00 bhp65.00 bhp
Engine999.0 CC1262.0 CC1745.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

S 1000 XR Vs XDiavel Vs Fat Bob – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Harley-Davidson Fat Bob base engine returns 15 Km/l. The Ducati XDiavel base returns 15 Km/l. The BMW S 1000 XR basic model, on the other hand, gives 20 Km/l.

S 1000 XR Vs XDiavel Vs Fat Bob – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Harley-Davidson Fat Bob gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Ducati XDiavel comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the BMW S 1000 XR is offered in bhp Petrol engine.


Engine CC 999.0 cc1262.0 cc1745.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 422
Max Power 163 bhp @ 11000 rpm150 bhp @ 9500 rpm65 bhp @ 5500 rpm
Max Torque 114 Nm @ 9250 rpm126 Nm @ 5000 rpm145 Nm @ 3250 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 442
Fuel Delivery Electronic InjectionBosch Fuel InjectionElectronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI)
Cooling System Water/oil-cooledLiquid CooledAir Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf StartSelf Start
Emission Standard BS VIN/AN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 20.0 L18.0 L14.1 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 4.0 LN/A2.8 L
Mileage 20.00 Km/l15.00 Km/l15.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 216 kg247 kg296 kg
Length 2183 mm2310 mm2345 mm
Width 940 mm1010 mm890 mm
Height 1408 mm1133 mm1130 mm
Wheelbase 1548 mm1615 mm1615 mm
Ground Clearance N/AN/A120 mm
Seat Height 840 mm755 mm720 mm


No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Multiplate Clutch In Oil BathSlipper And Self-servo Wet Multiplate Clutch With Hydraulic ControlWet Multiplate

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Aluminium Composite Bridge Frame, Partially Self-supporting EngineTubular Steel Trellis FrameMild Steel; Tubular Frame; Rectangular Section Bac
Front Suspension Upside-down Telescopic Fork Ø 46 Mm, Compression And Rebound Stage AdjustableAdjustable Ø 50 Mm (Ø 1,97 In) Usd ForkN/A
Rear Suspension Aluminium 2-sided Swing Arm, Rebound Damping AdjustableSingle Shock Absorber, Adjustable Preload And Rebound, Remote Reservoir, Single Sided Cast/trellis Frame Swingarm, Natural Anodized And Brushed SwingarmN/A


Front Brake Type Twin DiscDual DiscDisc
Rear Brake Type DiscDiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 320 mm320 mm300 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 265 mm265 mm292 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches17 inches16 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 120/70 ZR 17120/70 ZR17 Pirelli Diablo Rosso II130/90B16 67H
Rear Tyre 190/55 ZR 17240/45 ZR17 Pirelli Diablo Rosso II180/70B16 77H


Battery 12 V / 8 Ah, Maintenance-FreeMaintenance FreeMaintenance Free
Headlight HalogenLEDLED

Standard Features

Gear Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickticktick
Low Battery Indicatortickticktick
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailtickcrosscross
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
3 Riding Modes-tick-
LED Headlight-tick-
Testatretta DVT (Desmodromic Variable Timing)-tick-
Traction Control & EBD-tick-
BSIV Engine--cross
BS IV Compliant--cross
Linked Type Monocross Suspension--cross

Additonal Features

Dual ABS-cross-
ABS Ultra Safe Braking--cross
Aggressive Muscular Styling Full Fairing With Prime Aerodynamic Efficiency--cross
Crystal LED Tail Lights--cross
Deltabox Frame Which Delivers Superior Rigidity Balance--cross
Large 220 Mm Diameter Rear Disc--cross
LED Taillights Adds Cadence To The Styling--cross
New-Design 5-Spoke Type Wheels--cross
Nitrox Mono Suspension Invincible Balance With Super Comfort--cross
Triple Spark 4 Valve 200 cc DTS-i Engine--cross
Twin Projector Headlamps--cross
Wider Radial Rear Tyre With A Width Of 130 Mm--cross

Key Features

Competitor of BMW S 1000 XR

Competitor of Ducati XDiavel

Competitor of Harley-Davidson Fat Bob

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