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Honda CB1000R Plus Vs BMW R 1200 RS Vs Ducati 959 Panigale comparison

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Honda CB1000R Plus Vs BMW R 1200 RS Vs Ducati 959 Panigale Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the CB1000R Plus Vs R 1200 RS Vs 959 Panigale 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.

CB1000R Plus Vs R 1200 RS Vs 959 Panigale – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Ducati 959 Panigale in New Delhi starts at ₹ 14.69 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 15.2 Lakh for the fully-loaded model. On the other hand, BMW R 1200 RS price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 15.55 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 16.55 Lakh for range topping model Lastly, the Honda CB1000R Plus starts at ₹ 14.47 Lakh.

SummaryHonda CB1000R PlusBMW R 1200 RSDucati 959 Panigale
Price₹ 14.47 Lakh₹ 15.55 Lakh₹ 14.69 Lakh
ManufacturerHondaBMWDucati
Body TypeSportsSportsSports
Mileage18.00 Km/l20.00 Km/l18.00 Km/l
Power143.00 bhp123.00 bhp150.00 bhp
Engine998.0 CC1170.0 CC955.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

CB1000R Plus Vs R 1200 RS Vs 959 Panigale – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Ducati 959 Panigale base engine returns 18 Km/l. The BMW R 1200 RS base returns 20 Km/l. The Honda CB1000R Plus basic model, on the other hand, gives 18 Km/l.

CB1000R Plus Vs R 1200 RS Vs 959 Panigale – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Ducati 959 Panigale gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the BMW R 1200 RS comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the Honda CB1000R Plus is offered in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 998.0 cc1170.0 cc955.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 422
Max Power 143 bhp @ 10500 rpm123 bhp @ 7750 rpm150 bhp @ 10500 rpm
Max Torque 104 Nm @ 8250 rpm125 Nm @ 6500 rpm102 Nm @ 9000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 444
Fuel Delivery CarburationElectronic Intake Pipe InjectionMitsubishi Electronic Fuel Injection System
Cooling System Liquid-cooledAir/liquid-cooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism ElectricSelf StartSelf Start

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 16.2 L18.0 L17.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/A4.0 L4.5 L
Mileage 18.00 Km/l20.00 Km/l18.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 213 kg236 kg200 kg
Length 2120 mm2202 mm2056 mm
Width 789 mm925 mm810 mm
Height 1090 mm1250 mm1115 mm
Wheelbase 1455 mm1527 mm1431 mm
Ground Clearance 135 mmN/AN/A
Seat Height 830 mm820 mm830 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet, Multiplate Clutch With Diaphragm Spring With Assist SlippeOil Lubricated Clutch, Hydraulically OperatedSlipper And Self-servo Wet Multiplate Clutch With Hydraulic Control

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type N/ATwo-section Frame, Front- And Bolted On Rear Frame, Load-bearing EngineMonocoque Aluminium
Front Suspension Showa SFF-BP USD ForkTelescopic Upside-Down Fork; Stanchion Diameter 45 MmFully Adjustable BPF Forks. 43 Mm Chromed Inner Tubes
Rear Suspension Showa BRFC (Balance Free Rear Cushion)Cast 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 At HandwheelFully Adjustable Sachs Unit. Aluminum Double-sided Swingarm

Braking

Front Brake Type Double DiscDual DiscDual Disc
Rear Brake Type Single DiscDiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 310 mm320 mm320 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 256 mm276 mm245 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size N/A17 inches17 inches
Wheel Type N/AAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 120/70 ZR17 M/C (58W)120/70 ZR 17120/70 ZR17 Pirelli Diablo Rosso Corsa
Rear Tyre 190/55 ZR17 M/C (75W)180/55 ZR 17180/60 ZR17 Pirelli Diablo Rosso Corsa

Electricals

Battery 12V/8.6AH12V / 12Ah, Maintenance-freeMaintenance Free
Headlight LEDHalogenBulb
Tail Light LEDLEDLED

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalDigitalDigital
TachometerDigitalAnalogueDigital
Gear Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugecrossticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickticktick
Low Battery Indicatortickticktick
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailticktickcross
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Clocktickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
ABStickcrosstick
Full LED Headlamp and Taillamp with Ring Type Winkerscross--
Gear Position Indicatorcross--
Hazard Switchcross--
Honda Smartphone Voice Control system (HSVCS)cross--
Side Stand with Engine Inhibitorcross--
17 Inch Orange Wheels-cross-
Brand New Twin Headlight-cross-
Integrated Blinkers As A Special Feature The RC-cross-
Pillion Ride Seat -cross-
Telescopic Fork-cross-
Thin Tail Fitting Perfectly Into The Pure Racing Look-cross-
6 Speed with DQS Ducati Quick Shift--tick
Engine Brake Control (EBC)--tick
Monocoque Technology--tick
More than the Need for Speed--cross
Quick Shift (DQS)--tick
Riding Modes--tick
Slipper Clutch and Quick Shifter--cross
Tight, Compact, and Aerodynamic Fairings and Headlight--cross
Titanium Muffler Tuned for Sound--cross
Traction Control (DTC)--tick
Tuned for Hard-core Riders--cross
ÖHLINS Smart EC Controlled Cushioning--cross

Additonal Features

100% Digital LCD Display-cross-
A Brand New Steel Fuel Tank With 9.5L Capacity-cross-
Handlebars & Switches Contributes To A Sporty & Aggressive Riding Position-cross-
Triple Clamps Are Eye-Catchers & Together With The Clip On Handlebars-cross-

Key Features

Competitor of Honda CB1000R Plus

Competitor of BMW R 1200 RS

Competitor of Ducati 959 Panigale

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