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Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight Vs Bajaj Avenger Cruise 220 comparison

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Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 10.61 Lakh
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₹ 1.23 Lakh
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Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight Vs Bajaj Avenger Cruise 220 Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Forty-Eight Vs Avenger Cruise 220 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.

Forty-Eight Vs Avenger Cruise 220 – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Bajaj Avenger Cruise 220 in New Delhi starts at ₹ 1.23 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.

SummaryHarley-Davidson Forty-EightBajaj Avenger Cruise 220
Price₹ 10.61 Lakh₹ 1.23 Lakh
Body TypeCruiserCruiser
Mileage20.00 Km/l40.00 Km/l
Power60.00 bhp18.76 bhp
Engine1202.0 CC220.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol

Forty-Eight Vs Avenger Cruise 220 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Bajaj Avenger Cruise 220 base engine returns 40 Km/l. The Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight base returns 20 Km/l.

Forty-Eight Vs Avenger Cruise 220 – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Bajaj Avenger Cruise 220 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight comes in bhp Petrol engine.


Engine CC 1202.0 cc220.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 21
Max Power 60 bhp @ 5500 rpm18.76 bhp @ 8400 rpm
Max Torque 97 Nm @ 4250 rpm17.55 Nm @ 7000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 22
Fuel Delivery Electronic Fuel InjectionFuel Injection
Cooling System Air CooledOil Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf Start
Emission Standard BS VIBS VI

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 7.9 L13.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 2.6 L3.8 L
Mileage 20.00 Km/l40.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 252 kg159 kg
Length 2165 mm2210 mm
Width 820 mm806 mm
Height 1065 mm1321 mm
Wheelbase 1495 mm1490 mm
Ground Clearance 110 mm169 mm
Seat Height 710 mm725 mm


No. Of Gears 5 Gears5 Gears
Clutch Wet MultiplateWet, Multiplate

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Mild Steel; Tubular Frame; Circular SectionsTubular Double Cradle
Front Suspension Black, Laced SteelTelescopic With Anti Friction Bush
Rear Suspension Black, Laced SteelTwin Shock Absorbers


Front Brake Type DiscDisc
Rear Brake Type DiscDrum
Front Disc/Drum Size 292 mm260 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 260 mm130 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 16 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsSpoke Wheels
Front Tyre 130/90B16 73H90/90 - 17" 49P
Rear Tyre 150/80B16 77H130/90 - 15" 66P


Battery 12V, 12-AMP/Hour.200 CCA12V, 9Ah, MF
Headlight Bulb And Reflector Type55/60W
Tail Light LED TypeBulb

Standard Features

Gear Indicatortickcross
Fuel Warning Indicatorticktick
Fuel Gaugeticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickcross
Low Battery Indicatorticktick
Pillion Seatcrosstick
Pillion Grabrailcrosstick
Engine Kill Switchticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Countcrosstick
Pass Lightticktick
LED DRL Headlampcrosstick
Long Wheel Base The Perfect Cruiser Posturecrosstick
New Multi - Function Displaycrosstick

Additonal Features

220 CC DTS-i Engine With Twin Spark Plugscrosstick
Highway Comfort Handle Barcrosstick
Iconic Style & Design Timeless Avenger Stylecrosstick
Low Slung Seating The Best Seat On The Roadcrosstick
Oil Cooled Keeps Your Engine Cool At All The Timescrosstick
Wide Rear Tyrecrosstick

Key Features

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