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Harley-Davidson 1200 Custom Vs BMW R 1200 R comparison

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Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 10.89 Lakh
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₹ 15.05 Lakh
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Overview

Harley-Davidson 1200 Custom Vs BMW R 1200 R Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

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

1200 Custom Vs R 1200 R – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Harley-Davidson 1200 Custom in New Delhi starts at ₹ 10.89 Lakh. On the other hand, BMW R 1200 R price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 15.05 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 15.65 Lakh for range topping model.

SummaryHarley-Davidson 1200 CustomBMW R 1200 R
Price₹ 10.89 Lakh₹ 15.05 Lakh
ManufacturerHarley-DavidsonBMW
Body TypeCruiserSports
Mileage24.00 Km/l20.00 Km/l
PowerN/A123.00 bhp
Engine1202.0 CC1170.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol

1200 Custom Vs R 1200 R – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Harley-Davidson 1200 Custom base engine returns 24 Km/l. The BMW R 1200 R base returns 20 Km/l.

1200 Custom Vs R 1200 R – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Harley-Davidson 1200 Custom gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the BMW R 1200 R comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 1202.0 cc1170.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 22
Max Power N/A123 bhp @ 7750 rpm
Max Torque 96 Nm @ 3500 rpm125 Nm @ 6500 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder N/A4
Fuel Delivery Electronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI)Electronic Intake Pipe Injection
Cooling System Air CooledAir/liquid-cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf Start
Bore 88.9 mmN/A
Compression 10:01N/A
Emission Standard BS VIN/A
Exhaust Chrome, staggered, shorty exhaust with dual mufflersN/A
Stroke 96.8 mmN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 17.0 L18.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/A4.0 L
Mileage 24.00 Km/l20.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 268 kg232 kg
Length 2225 mm2165 mm
Width 926 mm880 mm
Height 1154 mm1300 mm
Wheelbase 1530 mm1515 mm
Ground Clearance 105 mmN/A
Seat Height 725 mm790 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch N/AOil Lubricated Clutch, Hydraulically Operated

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type N/ATwo-section Frame, Front- And Bolted On Rear Frame, Load-bearing Engine
Front Suspension 39mm ForkTelescopic Upside-Down Fork; Stanchion Diameter 45 Mm
Rear Suspension MonoshockCast 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 DiscDual Disc
Rear Brake Type DiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 292 mm320 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 292 mm276 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 16 inches17 inches
Wheel Type SpokeAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 130/90B16 73H120/70 ZR 17
Rear Tyre 150/80B16 77H180/55 ZR 17

Electricals

Battery 12V DC12V / 12Ah, Maintenance-free
Headlight LEDLED
Tail Light LEDLED

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalDigital
TachometerDigitalAnalogue
Gear Indicatorticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatorticktick
Fuel Gaugeticktick
Low Oil Indicatorticktick
Low Battery Indicatorticktick
Pillion Seatticktick
Pillion Grabrailticktick
Engine Kill Switchticktick
Clockticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Countticktick
Pass Lightticktick
ABScrosscross
Closed Loop Exhaust Systemtick-
Handlingtick-
Rear LED Lightingtick-
Tach and Gear Indicator Readouttick-

Additonal Features

Key Features

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