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Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight Vs Honda Gold Wing comparison

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Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 10.61 Lakh
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₹ 27.79 Lakh
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Overview

Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight Vs Honda Gold Wing Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

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

The ex-showroom price of the Honda Gold Wing in New Delhi starts at ₹ 27.79 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-EightHonda Gold Wing
Price₹ 10.61 Lakh₹ 27.79 Lakh
ManufacturerHarley-DavidsonHonda
Body TypeCruiserCruiser
Mileage20.00 Km/l14.00 Km/l
Power60.00 bhp125.00 bhp
Engine1202.0 CC1833.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol

Forty-Eight Vs Gold Wing – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Honda Gold Wing base engine returns 14 Km/l. The Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight base returns 20 Km/l.

Forty-Eight Vs Gold Wing – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Honda Gold Wing gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 1202.0 cc1833.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 26
Max Power 60 bhp @ 5500 rpm125 bhp @ 5500 rpm
Max Torque 97 Nm @ 4250 rpm170 Nm @ 4500 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 24
Fuel Delivery Electronic Fuel InjectionFI Electronic Fuel Injection
Cooling System Air CooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartIntegrated Starter Generator
Emission Standard BS VIN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 7.9 L21.1 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 2.6 LN/A
Mileage 20.00 Km/l14.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 252 kg379 kg
Length 2165 mm2575 mm
Width 820 mm905 mm
Height 1065 mm1430 mm
Wheelbase 1495 mm1695 mm
Ground Clearance 110 mm130 mm
Seat Height 710 mm745 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 5 Gears7 Gears
Clutch Wet Multiplate(DCT) Hydraulic, Wet, Multiplate With Oil Pressure

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Mild Steel; Tubular Frame; Circular SectionsAluminum Die-Cast, Twin Tube
Front Suspension Black, Laced SteelDouble Wishbone
Rear Suspension Black, Laced SteelPro-link

Braking

Front Brake Type DiscDual Hydraulic Discs With 6-piston Caliper, ABS
Rear Brake Type DiscVentilated Disc With 3-piston Caliper, ABS
Front Disc/Drum Size 292 mm320 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 260 mm316 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 16 inches18 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 130/90B16 73H130/70 R18
Rear Tyre 150/80B16 77H200/55 R16

Electricals

Battery 12V, 12-AMP/Hour.200 CCA12V/20AH
Headlight Bulb And Reflector TypeLED
Tail Light LED TypeLED

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalAnalogue
TachometerAnalogueAnalogue
Gear Indicatorticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatorticktick
Fuel Gaugeticktick
Low Oil Indicatorticktick
Low Battery Indicatorticktick
Pillion Seatcrosstick
Pillion Grabrailcrosstick
Engine Kill Switchticktick
Clockticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Countcrosstick
Pass Lightticktick
Alloy Wheels Makes Your Ride Feel Like Heavencross-
Iconic Style & Designcross-
LED DRL Headlampcross-
New Multi - Function Displaycross-
Wide Rear Tyre A Stable Ridecross-
7-Speed Automatic DCT-tick
ABS-tick
Apple Carplay Integration-tick
Audio-tick
Cockpit Meters-tick
Double-Wishbone Front Suspension-tick
Engineering-tick

Additonal Features

Digital Meter Style That Chooses To Be Precisecross-
Matte Black Colour Sexy, Stylish & Subtlecross-
Street Control Handlebar Control Now In Your Handscross-
Hill Start Assist -tick
Idling Stop System-tick

Key Features

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