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Ducati Multistrada 1260 Vs Honda Africa Twin Vs BMW R 1200 GS Adventure comparison

Overview

Compare Ducati Multistrada 1260 and Honda Africa Twin and BMW R 1200 GS Adventure

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Ducati Multistrada 1260 Vs Honda Africa Twin Vs BMW R 1200 GS Adventure on carandbike to make an informed buying decision as to which bike to buy in 2020. This comparison has been carried out on the basis of prices, engine specifications, mileage, and features of these two-wheelers.

Compare Price

The ex-showroom, New Delhi price of the Honda Africa Twin starts at ₹ 13.5 Lakh. On the other hand, the price of the base version of the BMW R 1200 GS Adventure starts at ₹ 17.25 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 20.95 Lakh for range topping model Lastly, the Ducati Multistrada 1260 starts at ₹ 15.99 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 21.42 Lakh for the fully-loaded model.

Compare Mileage

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Honda Africa Twin base engine returns 16 kmpl. The BMW R 1200 GS Adventure base returns 20 kmpl. The Ducati Multistrada 1260 basic model, on the other hand, gives 19 kmpl.

Compare Engine

In the powertrain department, the Honda Africa Twin gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the BMW R 1200 GS Adventure comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the Ducati Multistrada 1260 is offered in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC
1262.0 cc
999.1 cc
1170.0 cc
No Of Cylinder
4
2
2
Max Power
158 bhp @ 9500 rpm
87.7 bhp @ 7500 rpm
123 bhp @ 7750 rpm
Max Torque
129.5 Nm @ 7500 rpm
93.1 Nm @ 6000 rpm
125 Nm @ 6500 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder
4
4
4
Fuel Delivery
Bosch Electronic Fuel Injection
Fuel Injection
Electronic Intake Pipe Injection
Cooling System
Liquid Cooled
Liquid Cooled
Air/liquid-cooled
Starting Mechanism
Self Start
Self/Kick Start
Self Start
Compression
13:1
N/A
N/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity
20.0 L
18.8 L
30.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity
N/A
N/A
4.0 L
Mileage
19.20 Kmpl
16.00 Kmpl
20.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range
N/A
N/A
N/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight
232 kg
243 kg
263 kg
Length
2280 mm
2334 mm
2255 mm
Width
985 mm
932 mm
980 mm
Height
1220 mm
1478 mm
1450 mm
Wheelbase
1585 mm
1571 mm
1510 mm
Ground Clearance
N/A
251 mm
N/A
Seat Height
825 mm
840 mm
890 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears
6 Gears
6 Gears
6 Gears
Clutch
Light Action, Wet, Multiplate Clutch With Hydraulic Control
Wet, Multiplate
Oil Lubricated Clutch, Hydraulically Operated

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type
Tabular Steel Trellis Frame
Semi Double Cradle
Two-section Frame, Front- And Bolted On Rear Frame, Load-bearing Engine
Front Suspension
48 Mm Inverted Kayaba Fork
Inverted Telescopic Fork
BMW Motorrad Telelever; Stanchion Diameter 37 Mm, Central Spring Strut
Rear Suspension
Fully Adjustable Sachs Monoshock Unit. Remote Spring Preload Adjustment Aluminium Single-Sided Swingarm
Pro-Link
Cast 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
Dual Disc With Brembo 4-piston Calipers, With Bosch Cornering ABS
Hydraulic Double Disc
Dual Disc
Rear Brake Type
Single Disc With 2-piston Caliper, With Bosch Cornering ABS
Hydraulic Disc
Disc
Front Disc/Drum Size
320 mm
310 mm
305 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size
265 mm
256 mm
276 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size
17 inches
21 inches
19 inches
Wheel Type
Spoke Wheels
Spoke Wheels
Alloy Wheels
Front Tyre
Pirelli Scorpion Trail II 120/70 R17
90/90-21M/C 54H
120/70 R 19
Rear Tyre
Pirelli Scorpion Trail II 190/55 R17
150/70R18M/C 70H
170/60 R 17

Electricals

Battery
Maintenance Free
12V 6A-h
12V / 11,8Ah, Maintenance Free
Headlight
LED
LED
LED
Tail Light
LED
LED
LED

Standard Features

Speedometer
Digital
Digital
Analogue
Tachometer
Digital
Digital
Analogue
Gear Indicator
tick
tick
tick
Fuel Warning Indicator
tick
tick
tick
Fuel Gauge
tick
tick
tick
Low Oil Indicator
tick
tick
tick
Low Battery Indicator
tick
tick
tick
Pillion Seat
tick
tick
tick
Pillion Grabrail
tick
tick
tick
Engine Kill Switch
tick
tick
tick
Clock
tick
tick
tick
Tripmeter Type
Digital
Digital
Digital
Tripmeter Count
tick
tick
tick
Pass Light
tick
tick
tick
ABS and Switchable Traction Control
tick
-
-
Ducati Multimedia System (DMS) Ready
tick
-
-
Ducati Safety Pack
tick
-
-
Full Led Headlamp
tick
-
-
Riding Modes
tick
-
-
Vehicle Hold Control (VHC)
tick
-
-
4 riding modes
-
cross
-
7-inch full-colour TFT instruments
-
cross
-
ABS
-
cross
-
Cruise Control
-
cross
-
Dual Clutch Transmission
-
tick
-
Dual LED Headlamps
-
tick
-
Hand Guards
-
cross
-
Heated Grips
-
cross
-
LED DRL and Indicators
-
cross
-
LED Winkers and Taillights
-
tick
-
Manual Shift Selector
-
tick
-
Optimised cornering ABS and traction control
-
cross
-
Rally Style Rider Console
-
tick
-
Suit Yourself Riding Modes
-
tick
-
The DCT Engine
-
tick
-
Bosch 9.1 MP ABS system
-
-
cross
Brembo Braking System
-
-
cross
Ducati Multimedia System
-
-
cross
LCD instrument panel
-
-
cross

Additonal Features

Key Features

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