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Ducati Scrambler 1100 Vs Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight Vs Harley-Davidson Fat Bob comparison


Ducati Scrambler 1100 Vs Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight Vs Harley-Davidson Fat Bob Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Scrambler 1100 Vs Forty-Eight 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.

Scrambler 1100 Vs Forty-Eight 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, Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 10.61 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 10.98 Lakh for range topping model Lastly, the Ducati Scrambler 1100 starts at ₹ 10.99 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 13.74 Lakh for the fully-loaded model.

SummaryDucati Scrambler 1100Harley-Davidson Forty-EightHarley-Davidson Fat Bob
Price₹ 10.99 Lakh₹ 10.61 Lakh₹ 14.59 Lakh
Body TypeSportsCruiserCruiser
Mileage19.20 Km/l20.00 Km/l15.00 Km/l
Power85.00 bhp60.00 bhp65.00 bhp
Engine1079.0 CC1202.0 CC1745.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

Scrambler 1100 Vs Forty-Eight 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 Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight base returns 20 Km/l. The Ducati Scrambler 1100 basic model, on the other hand, gives 19 Km/l.

Scrambler 1100 Vs Forty-Eight Vs Fat Bob – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Harley-Davidson Fat Bob gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the Ducati Scrambler 1100 is offered in bhp Petrol engine.


Engine CC 1079.0 cc1202.0 cc1745.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 222
Max Power 85 bhp @ 7500 rpm60 bhp @ 5500 rpm65 bhp @ 5500 rpm
Max Torque 88 Nm @ 4750 rpm97 Nm @ 4250 rpm145 Nm @ 3250 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 222
Fuel Delivery Electronic Fuel InjectionElectronic Fuel InjectionElectronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI)
Cooling System Air CooledAir CooledAir Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf StartSelf Start
Bore x stroke 98 x 71 mmN/AN/A
Emission Standard BS VIBS VIN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 15.0 L7.9 L14.1 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/A2.6 L2.8 L
Mileage 19.20 Km/l20.00 Km/l15.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 189 kg252 kg296 kg
Length 2190 mm2165 mm2345 mm
Width 895 mm820 mm890 mm
Height 1330 mm1065 mm1130 mm
Wheelbase 1514 mm1495 mm1615 mm
Ground Clearance N/A110 mm120 mm
Seat Height 810 mm710 mm720 mm


No. Of Gears 6 Gears5 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Light Action, Wet, Multiplate Clutch With Hydraulic Control. Self-servo Action On Drive, Slipper Action On Over-runWet MultiplateWet Multiplate
Compression Ratio 11:1N/AN/A

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type N/AMild Steel; Tubular Frame; Circular SectionsMild Steel; Tubular Frame; Rectangular Section Bac
Front Suspension Marzocchi Fully Adjustable Ø45 Mm Usd ForkBlack, Laced SteelN/A
Rear Suspension Kayaba Monoshock, Pre-load And Rebound AdjustableBlack, Laced SteelN/A


Front Brake Type Semi-floating Discs, Radially Mounted Brembo Monobloc M4.32 Callipers, 4-piston, Axial Pump With Bosch Cornering ABS As Standard EquipmentDiscDisc
Rear Brake Type Disc, 1-piston Floating Calliper With Bosch Cornering ABS As Standard EquipmentDiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 320 mm292 mm300 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 245 mm260 mm292 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 18 inches16 inches16 inches
Wheel Type 10-spoke In Light AlloyAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre Pirelli MT 60 RS 120/70 ZR18130/90B16 73H130/90B16 67H
Rear Tyre Pirelli MT 60 RS 180/55 ZR17150/80B16 77H180/70B16 77H


Battery N/A12V, 12-AMP/Hour.200 CCAMaintenance Free
Headlight LED Light-guideBulb And Reflector TypeLED
Tail Light LED Rear Light With Diffusion-lightLED TypeLED

Standard Features

Gear Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickticktick
Low Battery Indicatorcrossticktick
Pillion Seattickcrosstick
Pillion Grabrailtickcrosscross
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickcrosstick
Pass Lighttickticktick
ABS and Traction Controlcross--
Cornering ABStick--
Dual-Dial Instrumentation with Multi-Function LCDcross--
Kawasaki’s First Tuned Exhaust Notecross--
LED Headlampcross--
Traction Controltick--
Dual Channel ABS-cross-

Additonal Features

Horizontal Back-Link Rear Suspensioncross--

Key Features

Competitor of Ducati Scrambler 1100

Competitor of Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight

Competitor of Harley-Davidson Fat Bob

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