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Harley-Davidson 1200 Custom Vs BMW R 1250 GS Adventure comparison

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Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 10.89 Lakh
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₹ 22.35 Lakh
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Overview

Harley-Davidson 1200 Custom Vs BMW R 1250 GS Adventure Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the 1200 Custom Vs R 1250 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.

1200 Custom Vs R 1250 GS Adventure – 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 1250 GS Adventure price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 22.35 Lakh.

SummaryHarley-Davidson 1200 CustomBMW R 1250 GS Adventure
Price₹ 10.89 Lakh₹ 22.35 Lakh
ManufacturerHarley-DavidsonBMW
Body TypeCruiserSports
Mileage24.00 Km/l21.00 Km/l
PowerN/A134.00 bhp
Engine1202.0 CC1254.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol

1200 Custom Vs R 1250 GS Adventure – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Harley-Davidson 1200 Custom base engine returns 24 Km/l. The BMW R 1250 GS Adventure base returns 21 Km/l.

1200 Custom Vs R 1250 GS Adventure – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Harley-Davidson 1200 Custom gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the BMW R 1250 GS Adventure comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 1202.0 cc1254.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 24
Max Power N/A134 bhp @ 7750 rpm
Max Torque 96 Nm @ 3500 rpm143 Nm @ 6250 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder N/AN/A
Fuel Delivery Electronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI)Electronic Intake Pipe Injection
Cooling System Air CooledAir/liquid-cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartElectric Start
Bore 88.9 mm102.5 mm
Compression 10:01N/A
Emission Standard BS VIN/A
Exhaust Chrome, staggered, shorty exhaust with dual mufflersN/A
Stroke 96.8 mm76 mm
Emission control N/AClosed-loop 3-way catalytic converter, emission standard EU-4
Hubraum N/A1.254 ccm
Mixture control N/AElectronic intake pipe injection

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 17.0 L30.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/A4.0 L
Mileage 24.00 Km/l21.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/A
CO2 emission based on WMTC N/A110 g/km

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 268 kg268 kg
Length 2225 mm2270 mm
Width 926 mm980 mm
Height 1154 mm1460 mm
Wheelbase 1530 mm1504 mm
Ground Clearance 105 mmN/A
Seat Height 725 mm910 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch N/AOil Lubricated Clutch, Hydraulically Operated
Compression Ratio N/A12.5 : 1
Drive N/AShaft Drive
Gearbox N/AConstant Mesh 6-Speed Gearbox With Helical Gear Teeth
Maximum Speed N/AOver 200 km/h

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type N/AN/A
Front Suspension 39mm ForkBMW Telelever, Ø 37 Mm, Central Spring Strut
Rear Suspension MonoshockCast Aluminum Single-sided Swing Arm With BMW Paralever; WAD Strut (travel-related Damping), Spring Pre-load Hydraulically Adjustable (continuously Variable) Via Handwheel, Rebound Damping Adjustable Via Handwheel
Castor N/A95.4 mm
Steering Head Angle N/A65.1°

Braking

Front Brake Type DiscDual Disc Brake, Floating Brake Discs, 4-piston Radial Calipers
Rear Brake Type DiscSingle Disc Brake, Double-piston Floating Caliper
Front Disc/Drum Size 292 mm305 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 292 mm276 mm
ABS N/ABMW Motorrad Integral ABS (part-integral), Disengageable

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 16 inches17 inches
Wheel Type SpokeCross Spoke Wheels
Front Tyre 130/90B16 73H120/70 R 19
Rear Tyre 150/80B16 77H170/60 R 17

Electricals

Battery 12V DC12 V / 11.8 Ah, Maintenance-free
Headlight LEDLED
Tail Light LEDLED
Alternator N/AThree-Phase Alternator (510 watts nominal power)

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalDigital
TachometerDigitalDigital
Gear Indicatortickcross
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
Closed Loop Exhaust Systemtick-
Handlingtick-
Rear LED Lightingtick-
Tach and Gear Indicator Readouttick-
TFT Rider Information Display With Connectivity-tick
HSC (Hill Start Control) -tick
ASC (Automatic Stability Control)-tick
ABS-tick

Additonal Features

Key Features

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