carandbike logo

Harley-Davidson Softail Low Rider Vs Indian Chieftain comparison

Add Bike to Compare

Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 13.75 Lakh
Request Call Back
₹ 32.01 Lakh
Request Call Back

Overview

Harley-Davidson Softail Low Rider Vs Indian Chieftain Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Softail Low Rider Vs Chieftain 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.

Softail Low Rider Vs Chieftain – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Indian Chieftain in New Delhi starts at ₹ 32.01 Lakh. On the other hand, Harley-Davidson Softail Low Rider price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 13.75 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 14.69 Lakh for range topping model.

SummaryHarley-Davidson Softail Low RiderIndian Chieftain
Price₹ 13.75 Lakh₹ 32.01 Lakh
ManufacturerHarley-DavidsonIndian
Body TypeCruiserCruiser
Mileage15.00 Km/l20.00 Km/l
Power0.00 bhp100.00 bhp
Engine1745.0 CC1811.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol

Softail Low Rider Vs Chieftain – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Indian Chieftain base engine returns 20 Km/l. The Harley-Davidson Softail Low Rider base returns 15 Km/l.

Softail Low Rider Vs Chieftain – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Indian Chieftain gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Harley-Davidson Softail Low Rider comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 1745.0 cc1811.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 22
Max Power N/A100 bhp @ 3000 rpm
Max Torque 144 Nm @ 3000 rpm138.9 Nm @ 2600 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 44
Fuel Delivery Electronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI)Closed Loop Fuel Injection
Cooling System Air CooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf Start
Bore 100 mmN/A
Exhaust 2-into-2 shotgun; catalyst in mufflerN/A
Stroke 111.1 mmN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 19.1 L20.8 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/AN/A
Mileage 15.00 Km/l20.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 300 kg389 kg
Length 2360 mm2571 mm
Width 965 mm1000 mm
Height 1155 mm1388 mm
Wheelbase 1630 mm1668 mm
Ground Clearance 130 mm142 mm
Seat Height 680 mm660 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet MultiplateWet, Multi-Plate
Compression Ratio 10.0:1N/A

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Retains The Classic Softail LinesSplit Dual Exhaust W/ Cross-over
Front Suspension N/ATelescopic Fork/4.7" (119 Mm)
Rear Suspension N/ASingle Shock W/Air Adjust/4.5" (114mm)

Braking

Front Brake Type DiscDual Disc
Rear Brake Type DiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size N/A300 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size N/A300 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 19 inches16 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 110/90B19,62H,BW130/90B16 73H
Rear Tyre 180/70B16,77H,BW180/60R16 80H

Electricals

Battery Maintenance FreeMaintenance Free
Headlight LEDHalogen Bulb
Tail Light LEDLED

Standard Features

SpeedometerAnalogueAnalogue
TachometerDigitalAnalogue
Gear Indicatorticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatorticktick
Fuel Gaugeticktick
Low Oil Indicatorticktick
Low Battery Indicatorticktick
Pillion Seatticktick
Pillion Grabrailcrosscross
Engine Kill Switchticktick
Clockticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Countticktick
Pass Lightticktick
13.1 litre Tear Drop Tankcross-
Black Open Spoke Cast Aluminium Wheelscross-
Colour Matched Speed Screencross-
Drag Bars with Bar-End Mirrorscross-
Revolution X Engine Stylingcross-

Additonal Features

Key Features

Competitor of Harley-Davidson Softail Low Rider

Competitor of Indian Chieftain

Disclaimer: carandbike team has taken the utmost care to ensure the accuracy of the information provided above, however, we recommend that you contact the manufacturer or your nearest dealership to confirm the details. carandbike cannot be held liable for any direct or indirect damage/loss.