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Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight Vs Indian Scout Bobber Vs Triumph Bonneville Bobber comparison


Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight Vs Indian Scout Bobber Vs Triumph Bonneville Bobber 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 Bonneville Bobber 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 Bonneville Bobber – 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, Triumph Bonneville Bobber price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 10.08 Lakh Lastly, the Indian Scout Bobber starts at ₹ 11.99 Lakh.

SummaryHarley-Davidson Forty-EightIndian Scout BobberTriumph Bonneville Bobber
Price₹ 10.61 Lakh₹ 11.99 Lakh₹ 10.08 Lakh
Body TypeCruiserCruiserCruiser
Mileage20.00 Km/l14.00 Km/l24.00 Km/l
Power60.00 bhp94.00 bhp76.00 bhp
Engine1202.0 CC1133.0 CC1200.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

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

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight base engine returns 20 Km/l. The Triumph Bonneville Bobber base returns 24 Km/l. The Indian Scout Bobber basic model, on the other hand, gives 14 Km/l.

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

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


Engine CC 1202.0 cc1133.0 cc1200.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 222
Max Power 60 bhp @ 5500 rpm94 bhp @ 8000 rpm76 bhp @ 6100 rpm
Max Torque 97 Nm @ 4250 rpm97 Nm @ 5600 rpm106 Nm @ 4000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 244
Fuel Delivery Electronic Fuel InjectionElectronic Fuel InjectionElectronic Fuel Injection
Cooling System Air CooledLiquid CooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf StartSelf Start
Emission Standard BS VIN/AN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 7.9 L12.5 L9.1 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 2.6 LN/AN/A
Mileage 20.00 Km/l14.00 Km/l24.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 252 kg245 kg228 kg
Length 2165 mm2276 mmN/A
Width 820 mm926 mm800 mm
Height 1065 mm1154 mm1025 mm
Wheelbase 1495 mm1562 mm1510 mm
Ground Clearance 110 mm123 mmN/A
Seat Height 710 mm649 mm690 mm


No. Of Gears 5 Gears6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet MultiplateWet MultiplateWet, Multi-plate

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Mild Steel; Tubular Frame; Circular SectionsSplit Dual Exhaust W/ CrossoverTubular Steel Cradle
Front Suspension Black, Laced SteelTelescopic Fork / 120 Mm - Cartridge TypeKYB 41 Mm Forks, 90 Mm Travel
Rear Suspension Black, Laced SteelDual Shocks/ 50 MmKYB Monoshock With Linkage, 76.9 Mm Rear Wheel Travel


Front Brake Type DiscDiscDisc
Rear Brake Type DiscDiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 292 mm298 mm310 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 260 mm298 mm255 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 16 inches16 inches19 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy WheelsSpoke Wheels
Front Tyre 130/90B16 73H130/90-16 73H100/90-19
Rear Tyre 150/80B16 77H150/80-16 71H150/80 R16


Battery 12V, 12-AMP/Hour.200 CCAMaintenance FreeMaintenance Free
Headlight Bulb And Reflector TypeBulb12V 35/35W
Tail Light LED TypeLEDLED

Standard Features

Gear Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickticktick
Low Battery Indicatortickcrosstick
Pillion Seatcrosscrosscross
Pillion Grabrailcrosscrosscross
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Countcrossticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
Dual Channel ABScross--
Low Center Of Gravity-cross-
LED Rear Light--tick
More than the Need for Speed--cross
Ride By Wire--tick
Road and Rain Riding Modes--tick
Slipper Clutch and Quick Shifter--cross
Switchable Traction Control--tick
Tight, Compact, and Aerodynamic Fairings and Headlight--cross
Titanium Muffler Tuned for Sound--cross
Torque-Assist Clutch--tick
Trip Computer--tick
Tuned for Hard-core Riders--cross
ÖHLINS Smart EC Controlled Cushioning--cross

Additonal Features

Key Features


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