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Harley-Davidson Iron 883 Vs Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight Vs Yamaha MT-09 comparison

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Harley-Davidson Iron 883 Vs Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight Vs Yamaha MT-09 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 MT-09 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 MT-09 – 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 Yamaha MT-09 starts at ₹ 10.55 Lakh.

SummaryHarley-Davidson Iron 883Harley-Davidson Forty-EightYamaha MT-09
Price₹ 9.38 Lakh₹ 10.61 Lakh₹ 10.55 Lakh
ManufacturerHarley-DavidsonHarley-DavidsonYamaha
Body TypeCruiserCruiserSports
Mileage20.00 Km/l20.00 Km/l19.00 Km/l
PowerN/A60.00 bhp113.40 bhp
Engine883.0 CC1202.0 CC847.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

Iron 883 Vs Forty-Eight Vs MT-09 – 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 Yamaha MT-09 basic model, on the other hand, gives 19 Km/l.

Iron 883 Vs Forty-Eight Vs MT-09 – 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 Yamaha MT-09 is offered in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 883.0 cc1202.0 cc847.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 223
Max Power N/A60 bhp @ 5500 rpm113.4 bhp @ 10000 rpm
Max Torque 68 Nm @ 4750 rpm97 Nm @ 4250 rpm87.5 Nm @ 8500 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 424
Fuel Delivery Electronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI)Electronic Fuel InjectionFuel Injection
Cooling System Air CooledAir CooledLiquid 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 L14.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 2.7 L2.6 L3.4 L
Mileage 20.00 Km/l20.00 Km/l19.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 256 kg252 kg193 kg
Length 2185 mm2165 mm2075 mm
Width 820 mm820 mm815 mm
Height 1120 mm1065 mm1120 mm
Wheelbase 1515 mm1495 mm1440 mm
Ground Clearance 140 mm110 mm135 mm
Seat Height 760 mm710 mm820 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 6 Gears5 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet MultiplateWet MultiplateWet, Multiple Disc

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Mild Steel,Tubular FrameMild Steel; Tubular Frame; Circular SectionsDiamond
Front Suspension 39 Mm Telescopic ForksBlack, Laced SteelTelescopic Forks
Rear Suspension Coil Over, Preload Dual AdjustableBlack, Laced SteelSwingarm, (Link Type Suspension)

Braking

Front Brake Type DiscDiscHydraulic Dual Disc
Rear Brake Type DiscDiscHydraulic Single Disc
Front Disc/Drum Size 300 mm292 mm298 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 73H120/70ZR17M/C(58W) (Tubeless)
Rear Tyre 150/80B16 77H150/80B16 77H180/55ZR17M/C(73W) (Tubeless)

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
220mm Of Ground Clearance-cross-
ABS-crosscross
Comes with An Optimized Handlebar-cross-
Comprehensive Instrument Cluster-cross-
Dual Channel ABS-cross-
External Cooling System For The Crankcase Oil-cross-
Silencer Increases Water Wading Ability-cross-
A Leaping Stance--tick
Advanced Rear View With a 3D Appearance--tick
Compact And light Weight Engine--tick
Muffler Cover Sculpted To Enhance Agility--tick
Sharper, Stronger And Compact Profile--tick
Swingarm Mounted Rear Fender--tick
Traction Control System--tick

Additonal Features

Himalayan Comes with 15-Liter Fuel Tank-cross-

Key Features

Bi Functional LED Headlights--cross
Negative LCD Displaywith Gear Shift Indication--cross
Raised LED Tail Light--cross

Competitor of Harley-Davidson Iron 883

Competitor of Harley-Davidson Forty-Eight

Competitor of Yamaha MT-09

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