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Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight Vs Indian Scout Bobber Vs Moto Guzzi Audace comparison


Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight Vs Indian Scout Bobber Vs Moto Guzzi Audace Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

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

The ex-showroom price of the Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight in New Delhi starts at ₹ 10.61 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 10.98 Lakh for the fully-loaded model. On the other hand, Moto Guzzi Audace price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 23.14 Lakh Lastly, the Indian Scout Bobber starts at ₹ 11.99 Lakh.

SummaryHarley-Davidson Forty-EightIndian Scout BobberMoto Guzzi Audace
Price₹ 10.61 Lakh₹ 11.99 Lakh₹ 23.14 Lakh
ManufacturerHarley-DavidsonIndianMoto Guzzi
Body TypeCruiserCruiserCruiser
Mileage20.00 Km/l14.00 Km/l15.00 Km/l
Power60.00 bhp94.00 bhp96.00 bhp
Engine1202.0 CC1133.0 CC1380.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

Forty-Eight Vs Scout Bobber Vs Audace – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight base engine returns 20 Km/l. The Moto Guzzi Audace base returns 15 Km/l. The Indian Scout Bobber basic model, on the other hand, gives 14 Km/l.

Forty-Eight Vs Scout Bobber Vs Audace – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Moto Guzzi Audace comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the Indian Scout Bobber is offered in bhp Petrol engine.


Engine CC 1202.0 cc1133.0 cc1380.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 222
Max Power 60 bhp @ 5500 rpm94 bhp @ 8000 rpm96 bhp @ 6500 rpm
Max Torque 97 Nm @ 4250 rpm97 Nm @ 5600 rpm121 Nm @ 3000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 244
Fuel Delivery Electronic Fuel InjectionElectronic Fuel InjectionElectronic Multipoint Sequential Injection
Cooling System Air CooledLiquid CooledAir And Oil-Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf StartSelf Start
Emission Standard BS VIN/AN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 7.9 L12.5 L20.5 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 2.6 LN/A5.0 L
Mileage 20.00 Km/l14.00 Km/l15.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 252 kg245 kg299 kg
Length 2165 mm2276 mm2455 mm
Width 820 mm926 mm920 mm
Height 1065 mm1154 mm1145 mm
Wheelbase 1495 mm1562 mm1695 mm
Ground Clearance 110 mm123 mm165 mm
Seat Height 710 mm649 mm740 mm


No. Of Gears 5 Gears6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet MultiplateWet MultiplateSingle-disc With Integrated Anti-vibration Buffer

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Mild Steel; Tubular Frame; Circular SectionsSplit Dual Exhaust W/ CrossoverSteel Tubing, Closed Double Cradle
Front Suspension Black, Laced SteelTelescopic Fork / 120 Mm - Cartridge TypeStandard Fork , Ø 45 Mm, With Radial Calliper Mounting Bracket
Rear Suspension Black, Laced SteelDual Shocks/ 50 MmSwingarm With Double Shock Absorber With Adjustable Extension And Spring Preload With Remote Tank


Front Brake Type DiscDiscDisc
Rear Brake Type DiscDiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 292 mm298 mm320 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 260 mm298 mm282 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 16 inches16 inches18 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy WheelsAluminium Alloys
Front Tyre 130/90B16 73H130/90-16 73H130/70 R18
Rear Tyre 150/80B16 77H150/80-16 71H200/60 R16


Battery 12V, 12-AMP/Hour.200 CCAMaintenance Free12V - 18 Ah
Headlight Bulb And Reflector TypeBulbHalogen
Tail Light LED TypeLEDLED

Standard Features

Gear Indicatorticktickcross
Fuel Warning Indicatorticktickcross
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickticktick
Low Battery Indicatortickcrosscross
Pillion Seatcrosscrosscross
Pillion Grabrailcrosscrosscross
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Countcrossticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
LED Rear Lightcross--
Ride By Wirecross--
Road and Rain Riding Modescross--
Switchable Traction Controlcross--
Torque-Assist Clutchcross--
Trip Computercross--
Four Riding Modes-cross-
Hill Hold Control-cross-
Adjustable 8-Level Traction Control & ABS--cross
Brakes With Radial Front Callipers--cross
Electronics And Exclusive Details--cross

Additonal Features

Key Features

Competitor of Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight

Competitor of Indian Scout Bobber

Competitor of Moto Guzzi Audace

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