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Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight Vs Triumph Speed Twin Vs Indian Scout Sixty comparison


Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight Vs Triumph Speed Twin Vs Indian Scout Sixty Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Forty-Eight Vs Speed Twin Vs Scout Sixty 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 Speed Twin Vs Scout Sixty – 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, Indian Scout Sixty price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 11 Lakh Lastly, the Triumph Speed Twin starts at ₹ 9.46 Lakh.

SummaryHarley-Davidson Forty-EightTriumph Speed TwinIndian Scout Sixty
Price₹ 10.61 Lakh₹ 9.46 Lakh₹ 11 Lakh
Body TypeCruiserSportsCruiser
Mileage20.00 Km/l20.80 Km/l25.00 Km/l
Power60.00 bhp96.00 bhp76.90 bhp
Engine1202.0 CC1200.0 CC999.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

Forty-Eight Vs Speed Twin Vs Scout Sixty – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight base engine returns 20 Km/l. The Indian Scout Sixty base returns 25 Km/l. The Triumph Speed Twin basic model, on the other hand, gives 21 Km/l.

Forty-Eight Vs Speed Twin Vs Scout Sixty – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

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


Engine CC 1202.0 cc1200.0 cc999.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 222
Max Power 60 bhp @ 5500 rpm96 bhp @ 6750 rpm76.9 bhp @ 7300 rpm
Max Torque 97 Nm @ 4250 rpm112 Nm @ 4950 rpm88.8 Nm @ 5800 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 244
Fuel Delivery Electronic Fuel InjectionMultipoint Sequential Electronic Fuel InjectionClosed Loop Fuel Injection
Cooling System Air CooledLiquid CooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartElectric StartSelf Start
Emission Standard BS VIN/AN/A
Bore N/A97.6 mmN/A
Compression N/A11.0 :1N/A
Stroke N/A80 mmN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 7.9 L14.5 L12.5 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 2.6 LN/A3.0 L
Mileage 20.00 Km/l20.80 Km/l25.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A
CO2 Figures N/AEURO 4 Standard: 109g/kmN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 252 kg196 kg254 kg
Length 2165 mm1235 mm2311 mm
Width 820 mm760 mm880 mm
Height 1065 mm1110 mm1207 mm
Wheelbase 1495 mm1430 mm1562 mm
Ground Clearance 110 mmN/A135 mm
Seat Height 710 mm807 mm635 mm
Frame N/ATubular Steel with Aluminium CradleN/A
Trail N/A93.5 mmN/A


No. Of Gears 5 Gears6 Gears5 Gears
Clutch Wet MultiplateWet, Multi-plate Assist ClutchGear Drive Wet Clutch

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Mild Steel; Tubular Frame; Circular SectionsN/ASplit Dual Exhaust With Crossover
Front Suspension Black, Laced Steel41mm Cartridge Forks, 120mm TravelTelescopic Fork/4.7" (120 Mm)
Rear Suspension Black, Laced SteelTwin Shocks With Adjustable Preload, 120mm Rear Wheel TravelDual Shocks/3.0" (76 Mm)
Swingarm N/ATwin-sided, AluminiumN/A


Front Brake Type DiscTwin DiscDisc
Rear Brake Type DiscSingle DiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 292 mm305 mm298 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 260 mm220 mm298 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 16 inchesN/A16 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsCast Aluminium AlloyAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 130/90B16 73H120/70 ZR17130/90-16 72H
Rear Tyre 150/80B16 77H160/60 ZR17150/80-16 71H


Battery 12V, 12-AMP/Hour.200 CCAN/AMaintenance Free
Headlight Bulb And Reflector TypeN/AHalogen Bulb
Tail Light LED TypeLEDLED

Standard Features

Gear Indicatortickcrosstick
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatorticktickcross
Low Battery Indicatorticktickcross
Pillion Seatcrosscrosscross
Pillion Grabrailcrosstickcross
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Countcrossticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
Ride By Wire-tick-
Switchable Traction Control-tick-
Stage 1 Straights Slip-On Exhaust--tick

Additonal Features

Riding Modes: Sport ,Road & Rain-tick-

Key Features

Competitor of Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight

Competitor of Triumph Speed Twin

Competitor of Indian Scout Sixty

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