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Harley-Davidson 1200 Custom Vs Indian Scout Bobber Vs Indian Scout comparison


Harley-Davidson 1200 Custom Vs Indian Scout Bobber Vs Indian Scout Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the 1200 Custom Vs Scout Bobber Vs Scout 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 Scout Bobber Vs Scout – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Indian Scout in New Delhi starts at ₹ 12.7 Lakh. On the other hand, Harley-Davidson 1200 Custom price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 10.89 Lakh Lastly, the Indian Scout Bobber starts at ₹ 11.99 Lakh.

SummaryHarley-Davidson 1200 CustomIndian Scout BobberIndian Scout
Price₹ 10.89 Lakh₹ 11.99 Lakh₹ 12.7 Lakh
Body TypeCruiserCruiserCruiser
Mileage24.00 Km/l14.00 Km/l25.00 Km/l
PowerN/A94.00 bhp100.00 bhp
Engine1202.0 CC1133.0 CC1131.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

1200 Custom Vs Scout Bobber Vs Scout – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Indian Scout base engine returns 25 Km/l. The Harley-Davidson 1200 Custom base returns 24 Km/l. The Indian Scout Bobber basic model, on the other hand, gives 14 Km/l.

1200 Custom Vs Scout Bobber Vs Scout – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Indian Scout gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Harley-Davidson 1200 Custom comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the Indian Scout Bobber is offered in bhp Petrol engine.


Engine CC 1202.0 cc1133.0 cc1131.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 222
Max Power N/A94 bhp @ 8000 rpm100 bhp @ 8100 rpm
Max Torque 96 Nm @ 3500 rpm97 Nm @ 5600 rpm97.7 Nm @ 5900 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder N/A44
Fuel Delivery Electronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI)Electronic Fuel InjectionClosed Loop Fuel Injection
Cooling System Air CooledLiquid CooledLiquid 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 L12.5 L12.5 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/AN/A3.0 L
Mileage 24.00 Km/l14.00 Km/l25.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 268 kg245 kg244 kg
Length 2225 mm2276 mm2311 mm
Width 926 mm926 mm880 mm
Height 1154 mm1154 mm1207 mm
Wheelbase 1530 mm1562 mm1562 mm
Ground Clearance 105 mm123 mm135 mm
Seat Height 725 mm649 mm635 mm


No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch N/AWet MultiplateGear Drive Wet Clutch

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type N/ASplit Dual Exhaust W/ CrossoverSplit Dual Exhaust With Crossover
Front Suspension 39mm ForkTelescopic Fork / 120 Mm - Cartridge TypeTelescopic Fork/4.7" (120 Mm)
Rear Suspension MonoshockDual Shocks/ 50 MmDual Shocks/3.0" (76 Mm)


Front Brake Type DiscDiscDisc
Rear Brake Type DiscDiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 292 mm298 mm298 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 292 mm298 mm298 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 16 inches16 inches16 inches
Wheel Type SpokeAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 130/90B16 73H130/90-16 73H130/90-16 72H
Rear Tyre 150/80B16 77H150/80-16 71H150/80-16 71H


Battery 12V DCMaintenance FreeMaintenance Free
Headlight LEDBulbHalogen Bulb

Standard Features

Gear Indicatorticktickcross
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatorticktickcross
Low Battery Indicatortickcrosscross
Pillion Seattickcrosscross
Pillion Grabrailtickcrosscross
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
Blacked - Out Stylingcross--
Closed Loop Exhaust Systemtick--
New 43mm Front Suspension With Inverted Forkscross--
New Steering Geometrycross--
Premium Emulsion - Type Shocks With Type Shocks With Pre - Loadcross--
Rear LED Lightingtick--
Slammed Handlebar & New Gauge cross--
Tach and Gear Indicator Readouttick--

Additonal Features

Key Features

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