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Ducati Multistrada 1260 Vs Triumph Tiger 1200 Vs BMW R 1200 GS Adventure comparison


Ducati Multistrada 1260 Vs Triumph Tiger 1200 Vs BMW R 1200 GS Adventure Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Multistrada 1260 Vs Tiger 1200 Vs R 1200 GS Adventure 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.

Multistrada 1260 Vs Tiger 1200 Vs R 1200 GS Adventure – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the BMW R 1200 GS Adventure in New Delhi starts at ₹ 17.25 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 20.95 Lakh for the fully-loaded model. On the other hand, Triumph Tiger 1200 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 17 Lakh Lastly, the Ducati Multistrada 1260 starts at ₹ 15.99 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 21.42 Lakh for the fully-loaded model.

SummaryDucati Multistrada 1260Triumph Tiger 1200BMW R 1200 GS Adventure
Price₹ 15.99 Lakh₹ 17 Lakh₹ 17.25 Lakh
Body TypeSportsOff RoadSports
Mileage19.20 Km/l18.00 Km/l20.00 Km/l
Power158.00 bhp139.00 bhp123.00 bhp
Engine1262.0 CC1215.0 CC1170.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

Multistrada 1260 Vs Tiger 1200 Vs R 1200 GS Adventure – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the BMW R 1200 GS Adventure base engine returns 20 Km/l. The Triumph Tiger 1200 base returns 18 Km/l. The Ducati Multistrada 1260 basic model, on the other hand, gives 19 Km/l.

Multistrada 1260 Vs Tiger 1200 Vs R 1200 GS Adventure – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

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


Engine CC 1262.0 cc1215.0 cc1170.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 432
Max Power 158 bhp @ 9500 rpm139 bhp @ 9350 rpm123 bhp @ 7750 rpm
Max Torque 129.5 Nm @ 7500 rpm122 Nm @ 7600 rpm125 Nm @ 6500 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 444
Fuel Delivery Bosch Electronic Fuel InjectionFuel InjectionElectronic Intake Pipe Injection
Cooling System Liquid CooledLiquid-CooledAir/liquid-cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf StartSelf Start
Compression 13:1N/AN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 20.0 L20.0 L30.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/AN/A4.0 L
Mileage 19.20 Km/l18.00 Km/l20.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 232 kg248 kg263 kg
Length 2280 mmN/A2255 mm
Width 985 mm830 mm980 mm
Height 1220 mm1470 mm1450 mm
Wheelbase 1585 mm1520 mm1510 mm
Ground Clearance N/AN/AN/A
Seat Height 825 mm835 mm890 mm


No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Light Action, Wet, Multiplate Clutch With Hydraulic ControlWet, Multi-plate Hydraulically Operated, Torque AssistOil Lubricated Clutch, Hydraulically Operated

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Tabular Steel Trellis FrameTubular Steel Trellis FrameTwo-section Frame, Front- And Bolted On Rear Frame, Load-bearing Engine
Front Suspension 48 Mm Inverted Kayaba ForkWP 48 Mm Upside Down Forks, Electronically Adjustable Damping, 190 Mm TravelBMW Motorrad Telelever; Stanchion Diameter 37 Mm, Central Spring Strut
Rear Suspension Fully Adjustable Sachs Monoshock Unit. Remote Spring Preload Adjustment Aluminium Single-Sided SwingarmWP Monoshock, Electronically Adjustable Semi Active Damping With Automatic Preload Adjustment, 193 Mm Wheel TravelCast 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


Front Brake Type Dual Disc With Brembo 4-piston Calipers, With Bosch Cornering ABSDual DiscDual Disc
Rear Brake Type Single Disc With 2-piston Caliper, With Bosch Cornering ABSDiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 320 mm305 mm305 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 265 mm282 mm276 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches19 inches19 inches
Wheel Type Spoke WheelsSpoke WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre Pirelli Scorpion Trail II 120/70 R17120/70 R19 - Tubeless120/70 R 19
Rear Tyre Pirelli Scorpion Trail II 190/55 R17170/60 R17 - Tubeless170/60 R 17


Battery Maintenance FreeMaintenance Free12V / 11,8Ah, Maintenance Free

Standard Features

Gear Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickticktick
Low Battery Indicatortickticktick
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailtickticktick
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
ABS and Switchable Traction Controltick--
Ducati Multimedia System (DMS) Readytick--
Ducati Safety Packtick--
Full Led Headlamptick--
Riding Modestick--
Vehicle Hold Control (VHC)tick--
2 position Adjustable seat height-tickcross
Adjustable WP front and rear suspension-tickcross
All LED lighting including signature daytime running lights (DRL)-tickcross
Brembo Monobloc Front Brake Calipers-tickcross
Engine Protection Bars-tickcross
Full colour 5” TFT display instruments-tickcross
On Board Computer-tickcross
Torque Assist Hydraulic Clutch-tickcross
Updated Cruise Control-tickcross

Additonal Features

Key Features

Competitor of Ducati Multistrada 1260

Competitor of Triumph Tiger 1200

Competitor of BMW R 1200 GS Adventure

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