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Honda CB 650 R Vs BMW R nine T Vs Triumph Speed Twin comparison


Honda CB 650 R Vs BMW R nine T Vs Triumph Speed Twin Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the CB 650 R Vs R nine T Vs Speed Twin 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.

CB 650 R Vs R nine T Vs Speed Twin – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the BMW R nine T in New Delhi starts at ₹ 18.5 Lakh. On the other hand, Triumph Speed Twin price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 9.46 Lakh Lastly, the Honda CB 650 R starts at ₹ 8.67 Lakh.

SummaryHonda CB 650 RBMW R nine TTriumph Speed Twin
Price₹ 8.67 Lakh₹ 18.5 Lakh₹ 9.46 Lakh
Body TypeSportsSportsSports
Mileage25.00 Km/l22.00 Km/l20.80 Km/l
Power86.00 bhp110.00 bhp96.00 bhp
Engine648.7 CC1170.0 CC1200.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

CB 650 R Vs R nine T Vs Speed Twin – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the BMW R nine T base engine returns 22 Km/l. The Triumph Speed Twin base returns 21 Km/l. The Honda CB 650 R basic model, on the other hand, gives 25 Km/l.

CB 650 R Vs R nine T Vs Speed Twin – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the BMW R nine T gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Triumph Speed Twin comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the Honda CB 650 R is offered in bhp Petrol engine.


Engine CC 648.7 cc1170.0 cc1200.0 cc
No Of Cylinder N/A22
Max Power 86 bhp @ 12000 rpm110 bhp @ 7250 rpm96 bhp @ 6750 rpm
Max Torque 999.99 Nm @ 57 rpm116 Nm @ 6000 rpm112 Nm @ 4950 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder N/A44
Fuel Delivery PGM-FIElectronic Intake Pipe InjectionMultipoint Sequential Electronic Fuel Injection
Cooling System N/AAir/oil-CooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism SelfSelf StartElectric Start
Bore N/AN/A97.6 mm
Compression N/AN/A11.0 :1
Stroke N/AN/A80 mm

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 15.4 L18.0 L14.5 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/A3.0 LN/A
Mileage 25.00 Km/l22.00 Km/l20.80 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A
CO2 Figures N/AN/AEURO 4 Standard: 109g/km

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 206 kg208 kg196 kg
Length 2128 mm2110 mm1235 mm
Width 784 mm900 mm760 mm
Height 1076 mm1240 mm1110 mm
Wheelbase 1449 mm1487 mm1430 mm
Ground Clearance 148 mmN/AN/A
Seat Height N/A805 mm807 mm
Frame N/AN/ATubular Steel with Aluminium Cradle
Trail N/AN/A93.5 mm


No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Multiplate Wet ClutchSingle Dry Plate Clutch, Hydraulically OperatedWet, Multi-plate Assist Clutch

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type N/AFour-part Frame Concept With Front Frame And Three-part Rear Frame, Load-bearing Engine- Gearbox UnitN/A
Front Suspension Telescopic SuspensionUpside-down Telescopic Forks, 46 Mm Fixed-fork-tube Diameter41mm Cartridge Forks, 120mm Travel
Rear Suspension MonoshockCast Aluminium Single Swinging Arm With BMW Motorrad Paralever; Central Spring Strut, Spring Preload Fully Adjustable By Handwheel, Adjustable Rebound-stage DampingTwin Shocks With Adjustable Preload, 120mm Rear Wheel Travel
Swingarm N/AN/ATwin-sided, Aluminium


Front Brake Type Dual DiscDual DiscsTwin Disc
Rear Brake Type DiscDiscSingle Disc
Front Disc/Drum Size 310 mm320 mm305 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 240 mm265 mm220 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size N/A17 inchesN/A
Wheel Type N/ASpoke WheelsCast Aluminium Alloy
Front Tyre 120/70-17 M/C 58W120/70 ZR 17120/70 ZR17
Rear Tyre 180/55-17 M/C 73W180/55 ZR 17160/60 ZR17


Battery 12V, 8.6Ah12V / 14Ah, Maintenance FreeN/A
Headlight LED, DCHalogenN/A
Tail Light N/ALEDLED

Standard Features

Gear Indicatorticktickcross
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickticktick
Low Battery Indicatortickticktick
Pillion Seatticktickcross
Pillion Grabrailcrosscrosstick
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
Ducati Traction Control (DTC) EVO-cross-
Ducati Wheelie Control (DWC) EVO-cross-
Includes - Bosch cornering ABS-cross-
USB Power Socket-cross-
ABS and Traction Control--cross
Dual-Dial Instrumentation with Multi-Function LCD--cross
Kawasaki’s First Tuned Exhaust Note--cross
LED Headlamp--cross
Ride By Wire--tick
Switchable Traction Control--tick

Additonal Features

Horizontal Back-Link Rear Suspension--cross
Riding Modes: Sport ,Road & Rain--tick

Key Features

Competitor of Honda CB 650 R

Competitor of BMW R nine T

Competitor of Triumph Speed Twin

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