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Harley-Davidson Road King Vs BMW R 18 comparison

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BMW R 18 Price
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₹ 24.99 Lakh
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Overview

Harley-Davidson Road King Vs BMW R 18 Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Road King Vs R 18 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.

Road King Vs R 18 – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Harley-Davidson Road King in New Delhi starts at ₹ 24.99 Lakh. On the other hand, BMW R 18 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 19.9 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 24 Lakh for range topping model.

SummaryHarley-Davidson Road KingBMW R 18
Price₹ 24.99 Lakh₹ 19.9 Lakh
ManufacturerHarley-DavidsonBMW
Body TypeCruiserCruiser
Mileage17.00 Km/l17.80 Km/l
Power0.00 bhp90.00 bhp
Engine1745.0 CC1802.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol

Road King Vs R 18 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Harley-Davidson Road King base engine returns 17 Km/l. The BMW R 18 base returns 18 Km/l.

Road King Vs R 18 – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Harley-Davidson Road King gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the BMW R 18 comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 1745.0 cc1802.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 22
Max Power N/A90 bhp @ 4750 rpm
Max Torque 150 Nm @ 3250 rpm158 Nm @ 3000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 2N/A
Fuel Delivery Electronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI)Electronic Intake Pipe Fuel Injection
Cooling System Air-cooledAir/Oil Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf Start
Bore N/A107.1 mm
Emission control N/ARegulated three-way catalytic converter
Max Speed N/A180 km/h

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 22.7 L16.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 4.9 LN/A
Mileage 17.00 Km/l17.80 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 362 kg345 kg
Length 2450 mm2440 mm
Width N/A964 mm
Height N/A1232 mm
Wheelbase 1625 mm1731 mm
Ground Clearance 135 mmN/A
Seat Height 705 mm690 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet, Multi-PlateSingle-disk Dry Clutch
Compression Ratio N/A9.6 :1

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Chrome, 2-1-2 Dual Exhaust With Tapered MufflersDouble-cradle Steel Frame With Screwed-on Underbeams
Front Suspension N/ATelescopic Fork
Rear Suspension N/ASteel Swinging Fork With Central Shock Strut

Braking

Front Brake Type DiscTwin Disc
Rear Brake Type DiscSingle Disc
Front Disc/Drum Size 320 mm300 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 320 mm300 mm
Stroke N/A100 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches16 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsSpoke Wheel
Front Tyre NW 130/80B17 65H120/70 R 19
Rear Tyre NW 180/65B16 81H180/65 B16

Electricals

Battery 12V, 19-AMP/Hour.270 CCA12 V / 26 Ah, Maintenance-free
Headlight Bulb And Reflector TypeLED
Tail Light LEDLED

Standard Features

SpeedometerAnalogueDigital
TachometerDigital-
Gear Indicatorticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatorticktick
Fuel Gaugeticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickcross
Low Battery Indicatorticktick
Pillion Seattickcross
Pillion Grabrailticktick
Engine Kill Switchticktick
Clockticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigital-
Tripmeter Countticktick
Pass Lightticktick
BSIV Enginecross-
ABScross-
AHO(Automatic Headlamp On)cross-
"Diamond" Tank-cross
"Twin Pulse" Firing Order-cross
Auto Tyre Calibration-cross
Bosch EVO ABS Cornering-cross
Ducati Power Launch (DPL)-cross
Full LED Lighting with Daytime Running Light (DRL)-cross
Innovative "Front Frame"-cross
Sleek Tail Guard-cross
TFT Colour Instrument Console-cross

Additonal Features

ABS Ultra Safe Brakingcross-
Aggressive & Muscular Lookcross-
Aggressive Muscular Styling Full Fairing With Prime Aerodynamic Efficiencycross-
Crystal LED Tail Lightscross-
Nitrox Mono Suspension Invincible Balance With Super Comfortcross-
Nitrox Mono-Suspension Gives It Better Balance & Stabilitycross-
Petal Disc Brakes That Ensure Better Brakingcross-
Rear Tyre That Provides Better Road Gripcross-
Triple Spark 4 Valve 200 cc DTS-i Enginecross-
Twin Projector Headlampscross-

Key Features

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