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Harley-Davidson Street Glide Special Vs BMW R 1200 RT comparison

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Harley-Davidson Street Glide Special Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 30.53 Lakh
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₹ 18.35 Lakh
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Overview

Harley-Davidson Street Glide Special Vs BMW R 1200 RT Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Street Glide Special Vs R 1200 RT 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.

Street Glide Special Vs R 1200 RT – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Harley-Davidson Street Glide Special in New Delhi starts at ₹ 30.53 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 34.84 Lakh for the fully-loaded model. On the other hand, BMW R 1200 RT price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 18.35 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 20.55 Lakh for range topping model.

SummaryHarley-Davidson Street Glide SpecialBMW R 1200 RT
Price₹ 30.53 Lakh₹ 18.35 Lakh
ManufacturerHarley-DavidsonBMW
Body TypeCruiserSports
Mileage15.00 Km/l20.00 Km/l
Power65.00 bhp123.00 bhp
Engine1745.0 CC1170.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol

Street Glide Special Vs R 1200 RT – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Harley-Davidson Street Glide Special base engine returns 15 Km/l. The BMW R 1200 RT base returns 20 Km/l.

Street Glide Special Vs R 1200 RT – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Harley-Davidson Street Glide Special gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the BMW R 1200 RT comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 1745.0 cc1170.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 22
Max Power 65 bhp @ 5500 rpm123 bhp @ 7750 rpm
Max Torque 150 Nm @ 3250 rpm125 Nm @ 6500 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 24
Fuel Delivery Electronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI)Electronic Intake Pipe Injection
Cooling System Air CooledAir/liquid-cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf Start

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 22.7 L25.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 3.0 L4.0 L
Mileage 15.00 Km/l20.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 361 kg276 kg
Length 2425 mm2222 mm
Width 970 mm983 mm
Height 1340 mm1416 mm
Wheelbase 1625 mm1485 mm
Ground Clearance 125 mmN/A
Seat Height 685 mm805 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet MultiplateOil Lubricated Clutch, Hydraulically Operated

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Double CradleTwo-section Frame Consisting Of Front And Rear Sections, Load-bearing Engine-gearbox Unit
Front Suspension Enforcer Cast AluminumBMW Motorrad Telelever; Stanchion Diameter 37 Mm, Central Spring Strut
Rear Suspension Enforcer Cast AluminumCast Aluminium Single-sided Swing Arm With BMW Motorrad Paralever; WAD Strut (travel-related Damping), Spring Pre-load Hydraulically Adjustable (continuously Variable) At Handwheel, Rebound Damping Adjustable

Braking

Front Brake Type DiscDual Disc
Rear Brake Type DiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 300 mm320 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 300 mm276 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 19 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 130/60B19 61H120/70 ZR 17
Rear Tyre 180/65B16 81H180/55 ZR 17

Electricals

Battery 12V, MF12V / 16Ah, Maintenance-free
Headlight HalogenHalogen
Tail Light LEDLED

Standard Features

SpeedometerAnalogueAnalogue
TachometerAnalogueAnalogue
Gear Indicatorticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatorticktick
Fuel Gaugeticktick
Low Oil Indicatorticktick
Low Battery Indicatorticktick
Pillion Seatticktick
Pillion Grabrailticktick
Engine Kill Switchticktick
Clockticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Countticktick
Pass Lightticktick
7-Speed Automatic DCTcross-
ABScross-
Apple Carplay Integrationcross-
Audiocross-
Cockpit Meterscross-
Double-Wishbone Front Suspensioncross-
Engineeringcross-

Additonal Features

Hill Start Assist cross-
Idling Stop Systemcross-

Key Features

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