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Ducati Monster 1200 Vs BMW R 18 comparison

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BMW R 18 Price
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₹ 20.1 Lakh
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Ducati Monster 1200 Vs BMW R 18 Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Monster 1200 Vs R 18 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.

Monster 1200 Vs R 18 – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Ducati Monster 1200 in New Delhi starts at ₹ 20.1 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 24.73 Lakh for the fully-loaded model. On the other hand, BMW R 18 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 19.9 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 24 Lakh for range topping model.

SummaryDucati Monster 1200BMW R 18
Price₹ 20.1 Lakh₹ 19.9 Lakh
ManufacturerDucatiBMW
Body TypeSportsCruiser
Mileage15.00 Kmpl17.80 Kmpl
Power145.00 bhp90.00 bhp
Engine1198.0 CC1802.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol

Monster 1200 Vs R 18 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Ducati Monster 1200 base engine returns 15 Kmpl. The BMW R 18 base returns 18 Kmpl.

Monster 1200 Vs R 18 – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Ducati Monster 1200 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the BMW R 18 comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 1198.0 cc1802.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 22
Max Power 145 bhp @ 9250 rpm90 bhp @ 4750 rpm
Max Torque 124 Nm @ 7750 rpm158 Nm @ 3000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 4N/A
Fuel Delivery Electronic Fuel Injection Electronic Intake Pipe Fuel Injection
Cooling System Liquid CooledAir/Oil Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf Start
Bore N/A107.1 mm
Emission control N/ARegulated three-way catalytic converter
Max Speed N/A180 km/h
Stroke N/A100 mm

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 16.5 L16.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/AN/A
Mileage 15.00 Kmpl17.80 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range N/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 213 kg345 kg
Length 2124 mm2440 mm
Width 845 mm964 mm
Height 1125 mm1232 mm
Wheelbase 1485 mm1731 mm
Ground Clearance N/AN/A
Seat Height 795 mm690 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Slipper And Self-servo Wet Multiplate Clutch With Hydraulic ControlSingle-disk Dry Clutch
Compression Ratio N/A9.6 :1

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Tubular Steel Trellis FrameDouble-cradle Steel Frame With Screwed-on Underbeams
Front Suspension 43 Mm Kayaba Fully Adjustable USD ForkTelescopic Fork
Rear Suspension Progressive Linkage With Sachs Fully Adjustable Monoshock, Aluminium Single-sided SwingarmSteel Swinging Fork With Central Shock Strut

Braking

Front Brake Type Dual DiscTwin Disc
Rear Brake Type DiscSingle Disc
Front Disc/Drum Size 320 mm300 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 245 mm300 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches16 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsSpoke Wheel
Front Tyre Pirelli Diablo Rosso III 120/70 ZR17120/70 R 19
Rear Tyre Pirelli Diablo Rosso III 190/55 ZR17180/65 B16

Electricals

Battery Maintenance Free12 V / 26 Ah, Maintenance-free
Headlight BulbLED
Tail Light LEDLED

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalDigital
TachometerDigital-
Gear Indicatorticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatorticktick
Fuel Gaugeticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickcross
Low Battery Indicatorticktick
Pillion Seattickcross
Pillion Grabrailcrosstick
Engine Kill Switchticktick
Clockticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigital-
Tripmeter Countticktick
Pass Lightticktick
ABScrosscross
Easily-Legible Crimson-Lit Instrument Clustercross-
Efficient Disc Brake For Split Second Brakingcross-
Premium Quality Comfortable Split Seatcross-

Additonal Features

Key Features

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