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Harley-Davidson Iron 883 Vs Harley-Davidson Fat Boy Vs Harley-Davidson Softail Low Rider comparison


Harley-Davidson Iron 883 Vs Harley-Davidson Fat Boy Vs Harley-Davidson Softail Low Rider Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Iron 883 Vs Fat Boy Vs Softail Low Rider 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.

Iron 883 Vs Fat Boy Vs Softail Low Rider – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Harley-Davidson Fat Boy in New Delhi starts at ₹ 18.25 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 20.1 Lakh for the fully-loaded model. On the other hand, Harley-Davidson Iron 883 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 9.38 Lakh Lastly, the Harley-Davidson Softail Low Rider starts at ₹ 13.75 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 14.69 Lakh for the fully-loaded model.

SummaryHarley-Davidson Iron 883Harley-Davidson Fat BoyHarley-Davidson Softail Low Rider
Price₹ 9.38 Lakh₹ 18.25 Lakh₹ 13.75 Lakh
Body TypeCruiserCruiserCruiser
Mileage20.00 Kmpl15.00 Kmpl15.00 Kmpl
PowerN/A65.00 bhp0.00 bhp
Engine883.0 CC1745.0 CC1745.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

Iron 883 Vs Fat Boy Vs Softail Low Rider – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Harley-Davidson Fat Boy base engine returns 15 Kmpl. The Harley-Davidson Iron 883 base returns 20 Kmpl. The Harley-Davidson Softail Low Rider basic model, on the other hand, gives 15 Kmpl.

Iron 883 Vs Fat Boy Vs Softail Low Rider – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Harley-Davidson Fat Boy gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Harley-Davidson Iron 883 comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the Harley-Davidson Softail Low Rider is offered in bhp Petrol engine.


Engine CC 883.0 cc1745.0 cc1745.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 222
Max Power N/A65 bhp @ 5500 rpmN/A
Max Torque 68 Nm @ 4750 rpm144 Nm @ 3000 rpm144 Nm @ 3000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 424
Fuel Delivery Electronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI)Electronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI)Electronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI)
Cooling System Air CooledAir CooledAir Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf StartSelf Start
Bore 76.2 mm100 100 mm
Compression 9:01N/AN/A
Emission Standard BS VIN/AN/A
Exhaust Black exhaust headers and black mufflersN/A2-into-2 shotgun; catalyst in muffler
Stroke 96.8 mm111.1111.1 mm
Engine Type N/AMilwaukee-Eight 107N/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 12.5 L19.1 L19.1 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 2.7 L3.3 LN/A
Mileage 20.00 Kmpl15.00 Kmpl15.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 256 kg304 kg300 kg
Length 2185 mm2370 mm2360 mm
Width 820 mm990 mm965 mm
Height 1120 mm1095 mm1155 mm
Wheelbase 1515 mm1665 mm1630 mm
Ground Clearance 140 mm115 mm130 mm
Seat Height 760 mm670 mm680 mm


No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet MultiplateWet MultiplateWet Multiplate
Compression Ratio N/A10.0:110.0:1

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Mild Steel,Tubular FrameN/ARetains The Classic Softail Lines
Front Suspension 39 Mm Telescopic ForksN/AN/A
Rear Suspension Coil Over, Preload Dual AdjustableN/AN/A


Front Brake Type DiscDiscDisc
Rear Brake Type DiscDiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 300 mm300 mmN/A
Rear Disc/Drum Size 260 mm292 mmN/A

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 19 inches18 inches19 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 100/90B19 57H160/60R18,70V,BW110/90B19,62H,BW
Rear Tyre 150/80B16 77H240/40R18,79V,BW180/70B16,77H,BW


Battery 12V, MFMaintenance FreeMaintenance Free
Headlight HalogenLEDLED

Standard Features

Gear Indicatorcrossticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickticktick
Low Battery Indicatortickticktick
Pillion Seatcrossticktick
Pillion Grabrailcrosscrosscross
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
Bosch 9.1 MP ABS systemcross--
Brembo Braking Systemcross--
Ducati Multimedia Systemcross--
LCD instrument panelcross--
LED Rear Light--cross
Ride By Wire--cross
Road and Rain Riding Modes--cross
Switchable Traction Control--cross
Torque-Assist Clutch--cross
Trip Computer--cross

Additonal Features

Key Features

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