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Harley-Davidson Road King Vs Yamaha YZF R1 comparison

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Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 24.99 Lakh
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₹ 20.39 Lakh
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Harley-Davidson Road King Vs Yamaha YZF R1 Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Road King Vs YZF R1 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 YZF R1 – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Yamaha YZF R1 in New Delhi starts at ₹ 20.39 Lakh. On the other hand, Harley-Davidson Road King price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 24.99 Lakh.

SummaryHarley-Davidson Road KingYamaha YZF R1
Price₹ 24.99 Lakh₹ 20.39 Lakh
ManufacturerHarley-DavidsonYamaha
Body TypeCruiserSports
Mileage17.00 Kmpl20.00 Kmpl
Power0.00 bhp197.30 bhp
Engine1745.0 CC998.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol

Road King Vs YZF R1 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Yamaha YZF R1 base engine returns 20 Kmpl. The Harley-Davidson Road King base returns 17 Kmpl.

Road King Vs YZF R1 – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Yamaha YZF R1 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Harley-Davidson Road King comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 1745.0 cc998.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 24
Max Power N/A197.3 bhp @ 13500 rpm
Max Torque 150 Nm @ 3250 rpm112.4 Nm @ 11500 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 24
Fuel Delivery Electronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI)Fuel Injection
Cooling System Air-cooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf Start

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 22.7 L17.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 4.9 L1.9 L
Mileage 17.00 Kmpl20.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range N/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 362 kg200 kg
Length 2450 mm2055 mm
Width N/A690 mm
Height N/A1150 mm
Wheelbase 1625 mm1405 mm
Ground Clearance 135 mm130 mm
Seat Height 705 mm855 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet, Multi-PlateWet, Multiple Dics

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Chrome, 2-1-2 Dual Exhaust With Tapered MufflersDiamond
Front Suspension N/ATelescopic Forks, Ø 43 Mm
Rear Suspension N/ASwingarm, (link Suspension)

Braking

Front Brake Type DiscHydraulic Dual Disc
Rear Brake Type DiscHydraulic Single Disc
Front Disc/Drum Size 320 mm320 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 320 mm220 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre NW 130/80B17 65H120/70 ZR17M/C (58W)
Rear Tyre NW 180/65B16 81H190/55 ZR17M/C(75W)

Electricals

Battery 12V, 19-AMP/Hour.270 CCA12V, 8.6AH(10H)
Headlight Bulb And Reflector TypeProjector
Tail Light LEDLED

Standard Features

SpeedometerAnalogueDigital
TachometerDigitalAnalogue
Gear Indicatorticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatorticktick
Fuel Gaugeticktick
Low Oil Indicatorticktick
Low Battery Indicatorticktick
Pillion Seatticktick
Pillion Grabrailtickcross
Engine Kill Switchticktick
Clockticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Countticktick
Pass Lightticktick
"Diamond" Tank-cross
"Twin Pulse" Firing Order-cross
ABS-cross
Auto Tyre Calibration-cross
Bosch EVO ABS Cornering-cross
Compact Deltabox Chassis-tick
Cutting-Edge Crossplane Engine-tick
Ducati Power Launch (DPL)-cross
Full LED Lighting with Daytime Running Light (DRL)-cross
High-performance Brembo Brake System-cross
Innovative "Front Frame"-cross
New Lift Control System-tick
New Quick Shift System-tick
Power Modes-cross
Sleek Tail Guard-cross
TFT Colour Instrument Console-cross
YZF-M1 Level Controllability (IMU)-tick
YZR-M1 Inspired Cowling-tick
Öhlins electronic steering damper-cross

Additonal Features

Aluminium twin-spar frame-cross
BFRC lite-cross
High Volume Air Intake-tick
Kawasaki Engine Brake Control-cross
KCMF (Kawasaki Cornering Management Function)-cross
KQS (Kawasaki Quick Shifter-Dual Direction)-cross
S-KTRC (Sport-Kawasaki Traction Control)-cross

Key Features

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