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Harley-Davidson Iron 883 Vs Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight Vs Ducati Monster 797 comparison

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Harley-Davidson Iron 883 Vs Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight Vs Ducati Monster 797 Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Iron 883 Vs Forty-Eight Vs Monster 797 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 Forty-Eight Vs Monster 797 – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Harley-Davidson Iron 883 in New Delhi starts at ₹ 9.38 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 Lastly, the Ducati Monster 797 starts at ₹ 8.03 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 8.12 Lakh for the fully-loaded model.

SummaryHarley-Davidson Iron 883Harley-Davidson Forty-EightDucati Monster 797
Price₹ 9.38 Lakh₹ 10.61 Lakh₹ 8.03 Lakh
ManufacturerHarley-DavidsonHarley-DavidsonDucati
Body TypeCruiserCruiserCruiser
Mileage20.00 Km/l20.00 Km/l18.86 Km/l
PowerN/A60.00 bhp72.00 bhp
Engine883.0 CC1202.0 CC803.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

Iron 883 Vs Forty-Eight Vs Monster 797 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Harley-Davidson Iron 883 base engine returns 20 Km/l. The Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight base returns 20 Km/l. The Ducati Monster 797 basic model, on the other hand, gives 19 Km/l.

Iron 883 Vs Forty-Eight Vs Monster 797 – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Harley-Davidson Iron 883 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the Ducati Monster 797 is offered in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 883.0 cc1202.0 cc803.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 222
Max Power N/A60 bhp @ 5500 rpm72 bhp @ 8250 rpm
Max Torque 68 Nm @ 4750 rpm97 Nm @ 4250 rpm67 Nm @ 5750 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 422
Fuel Delivery Electronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI)Electronic Fuel InjectionElectronic Fuel Injection
Cooling System Air CooledAir CooledAir Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf StartSelf Start
Bore 76.2 mmN/AN/A
Compression 9:01N/AN/A
Emission Standard BS VIBS VIN/A
Exhaust Black exhaust headers and black mufflersN/AN/A
Stroke 96.8 mmN/AN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 12.5 L7.9 L16.5 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 2.7 L2.6 LN/A
Mileage 20.00 Km/l20.00 Km/l18.86 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 256 kg252 kg193 kg
Length 2185 mm2165 mm2099 mm
Width 820 mm820 mm830 mm
Height 1120 mm1065 mm1080 mm
Wheelbase 1515 mm1495 mm1435 mm
Ground Clearance 140 mm110 mmN/A
Seat Height 760 mm710 mm805 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 6 Gears5 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet MultiplateWet MultiplateAPTC Wet Multiplate Clutch With Mechanical Control

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Mild Steel,Tubular FrameMild Steel; Tubular Frame; Circular SectionsTubular Steel Trellis Frame
Front Suspension 39 Mm Telescopic ForksBlack, Laced Steel 43 Mm Kayaba USD Fork
Rear Suspension Coil Over, Preload Dual AdjustableBlack, Laced SteelSachs Monoshock, Pre-load And Rebound Adjustable

Braking

Front Brake Type DiscDiscDual Disc With Bosch ABS
Rear Brake Type DiscDiscDisc With Bosch ABS
Front Disc/Drum Size 300 mm292 mm320 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 260 mm260 mm245 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 19 inches16 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 100/90B19 57H130/90B16 73H120/70 ZR 17 Pirelli Diablo Rosso II
Rear Tyre 150/80B16 77H150/80B16 77H180/55 ZR17 Pirelli Diablo Rosso II

Electricals

Battery 12V, MF12V, 12-AMP/Hour.200 CCAMaintenance Free
Headlight HalogenBulb And Reflector TypeLED
Tail Light LEDLED TypeLED

Standard Features

SpeedometerAnalogueDigitalDigital
TachometertickAnalogueDigital
Gear Indicatorcrossticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickticktick
Low Battery Indicatortickticktick
Pillion Seatcrosscrosstick
Pillion Grabrailcrosscrosscross
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Clocktickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickcrosstick
Pass Lighttickticktick
Closed Loop Exhaust System-cross-
Handling-cross-
Rear LED Lighting-cross-
Tach and Gear Indicator Readout-cross-
ABS--cross
Bosch 9.1 MP ABS system--tick
Brembo Braking System--tick
Ducati Multimedia System--tick
Easily-Legible Crimson-Lit Instrument Cluster--cross
Efficient Disc Brake For Split Second Braking--cross
LCD instrument panel--tick
Premium Quality Comfortable Split Seat--cross

Additonal Features

Key Features

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