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Harley-Davidson 1200 Custom Vs Harley-Davidson Roadster Vs Harley-Davidson Fat Bob comparison


Harley-Davidson 1200 Custom Vs Harley-Davidson Roadster Vs Harley-Davidson Fat Bob Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

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

1200 Custom Vs Roadster 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 1200 Custom price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 10.89 Lakh Lastly, the Harley-Davidson Roadster starts at ₹ 10.99 Lakh.

SummaryHarley-Davidson 1200 CustomHarley-Davidson RoadsterHarley-Davidson Fat Bob
Price₹ 10.89 Lakh₹ 10.99 Lakh₹ 14.59 Lakh
Body TypeCruiserCruiserCruiser
Mileage24.00 Km/l20.00 Km/l15.00 Km/l
PowerN/A0.00 bhp65.00 bhp
Engine1202.0 CC1202.0 CC1745.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

1200 Custom Vs Roadster 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 1200 Custom base returns 24 Km/l. The Harley-Davidson Roadster basic model, on the other hand, gives 20 Km/l.

1200 Custom Vs Roadster 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 1200 Custom comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the Harley-Davidson Roadster is offered in bhp Petrol engine.


Engine CC 1202.0 cc1202.0 cc1745.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 222
Max Power N/AN/A65 bhp @ 5500 rpm
Max Torque 96 Nm @ 3500 rpm96 Nm @ 4000 rpm145 Nm @ 3250 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder N/A22
Fuel Delivery Electronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI)Electronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI)Electronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI)
Cooling System Air CooledAir-cooledAir Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf StartSelf Start
Bore 88.9 mmN/AN/A
Compression 10:01N/AN/A
Emission Standard BS VIN/AN/A
Exhaust Chrome, staggered, shorty exhaust with dual mufflersN/AN/A
Stroke 96.8 mmN/AN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 17.0 LN/A14.1 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/A12.5 L2.8 L
Mileage 24.00 Km/l20.00 Km/l15.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 268 kg250 kg296 kg
Length 2225 mm2185 mm2345 mm
Width 926 mmN/A890 mm
Height 1154 mmN/A1130 mm
Wheelbase 1530 mm1505 mm1615 mm
Ground Clearance 105 mm150 mm120 mm
Seat Height 725 mm785 mm720 mm


No. Of Gears 6 Gears5 Gears6 Gears
Clutch N/AWet MultiplateWet Multiplate

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type N/AN/AMild Steel; Tubular Frame; Rectangular Section Bac
Front Suspension 39mm Fork43 Mm Front Suspension With Inverted ForksN/A
Rear Suspension MonoshockPremium Emulsion-Type Shocks With Pre-LoadN/A


Front Brake Type DiscDiscDisc
Rear Brake Type DiscDiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 292 mm292 mm300 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 292 mm260 mm292 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 16 inches19 inches16 inches
Wheel Type SpokeAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 130/90B16 73H120/70R19 M/C130/90B16 67H
Rear Tyre 150/80B16 77H150/70R18 M/C180/70B16 77H


Battery 12V DCDryMaintenance Free
Headlight LEDHalogenLED

Standard Features

Gear Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickticktick
Low Battery Indicatortickticktick
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailtickcrosscross
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
Closed Loop Exhaust Systemtick--
Rear LED Lightingtick--
Ride By Wirecross--
Switchable Traction Controlcross--
Tach and Gear Indicator Readouttick--
Blacked - Out Styling-tick-
New 43mm Front Suspension With Inverted Forks-tick-
New Steering Geometry-tick-
Premium Emulsion - Type Shocks With Type Shocks With Pre - Load-tick-
Slammed Handlebar & New Gauge -tick-

Additonal Features

Riding Modes: Sport ,Road & Raincross--

Key Features

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