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Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight Vs BMW R nine T comparison

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Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 10.61 Lakh
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₹ 18.5 Lakh
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Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight Vs BMW R nine T Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Forty-Eight Vs R nine T 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 R nine T – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the BMW R nine T in New Delhi starts at ₹ 18.5 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-EightBMW R nine T
Price₹ 10.61 Lakh₹ 18.5 Lakh
ManufacturerHarley-DavidsonBMW
Body TypeCruiserSports
Mileage20.00 Km/l22.00 Km/l
Power60.00 bhp110.00 bhp
Engine1202.0 CC1170.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol

Forty-Eight Vs R nine T – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the BMW R nine T base engine returns 22 Km/l. The Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight base returns 20 Km/l.

Forty-Eight Vs R nine T – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the BMW R nine T gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 1202.0 cc1170.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 22
Max Power 60 bhp @ 5500 rpm110 bhp @ 7250 rpm
Max Torque 97 Nm @ 4250 rpm116 Nm @ 6000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 24
Fuel Delivery Electronic Fuel InjectionElectronic Intake Pipe Injection
Cooling System Air CooledAir/oil-Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf Start
Emission Standard BS VIN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 7.9 L18.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 2.6 L3.0 L
Mileage 20.00 Km/l22.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 252 kg208 kg
Length 2165 mm2110 mm
Width 820 mm900 mm
Height 1065 mm1240 mm
Wheelbase 1495 mm1487 mm
Ground Clearance 110 mmN/A
Seat Height 710 mm805 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 5 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet MultiplateSingle Dry Plate Clutch, Hydraulically Operated

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Mild Steel; Tubular Frame; Circular SectionsFour-part Frame Concept With Front Frame And Three-part Rear Frame, Load-bearing Engine- Gearbox Unit
Front Suspension Black, Laced SteelUpside-down Telescopic Forks, 46 Mm Fixed-fork-tube Diameter
Rear Suspension Black, Laced SteelCast Aluminium Single Swinging Arm With BMW Motorrad Paralever; Central Spring Strut, Spring Preload Fully Adjustable By Handwheel, Adjustable Rebound-stage Damping

Braking

Front Brake Type DiscDual Discs
Rear Brake Type DiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 292 mm320 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 260 mm265 mm

Wheel and Tyres

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

Electricals

Battery 12V, 12-AMP/Hour.200 CCA12V / 14Ah, Maintenance Free
Headlight Bulb And Reflector TypeHalogen
Tail Light LED TypeLED

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalAnalogue
TachometerAnalogueAnalogue
Gear Indicatorticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatorticktick
Fuel Gaugeticktick
Low Oil Indicatorticktick
Low Battery Indicatorticktick
Pillion Seatcrosstick
Pillion Grabrailcrosscross
Engine Kill Switchticktick
Clockticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Countcrosstick
Pass Lightticktick
Closed Loop Exhaust Systemcross-
Handlingcross-
Rear LED Lightingcross-
Tach and Gear Indicator Readoutcross-

Additonal Features

Key Features

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