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Honda CB500X Vs BMW R 1200 GS comparison

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Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 6.87 Lakh
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₹ 15.85 Lakh
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Overview

Honda CB500X Vs BMW R 1200 GS Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the CB500X Vs R 1200 GS 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.

CB500X Vs R 1200 GS – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the BMW R 1200 GS in New Delhi starts at ₹ 15.85 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 19.05 Lakh for the fully-loaded model. On the other hand, Honda CB500X price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 6.87 Lakh.

SummaryHonda CB500XBMW R 1200 GS
Price₹ 6.87 Lakh₹ 15.85 Lakh
ManufacturerHondaBMW
Body TypeOff RoadOff Road
Mileage28.60 Km/l24.00 Km/l
Power47.00 bhp125.00 bhp
Engine471.0 CC1170.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol

CB500X Vs R 1200 GS – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the BMW R 1200 GS base engine returns 18 Km/l. The Honda CB500X base returns 29 Km/l.

CB500X Vs R 1200 GS – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the BMW R 1200 GS gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Honda CB500X comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 471.0 cc1170.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 22
Max Power 47 bhp @ 8500 rpm125 bhp @ 7750 rpm
Max Torque 43.2 Nm @ 6500 rpm125 Nm @ 6500 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 44
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionElectronic Intake Pipe Injection
Cooling System Liquid CooledAir/liquid-Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf Start
Bore x stroke 67.0 X 66.8N/A
Emission Standard BS VIN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 17.7 L20.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/A4.0 L
Mileage 28.60 Km/l24.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 199 kg244 kg
Length 2156 mm2207 mm
Width 828 mm953 mm
Height 1412 mm1412 mm
Wheelbase 1443 mm1507 mm
Ground Clearance 181 mm185 mm
Seat Height 830 mm850 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Multiplate Wet ClutchOil Lubricated Clutch, Hydraulically Operated
Compression Ratio 10.7 : 1N/A

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Steel Tube TypeTwo-section Frame, Front- And Bolted On Rear Frame, Load-bearing Engine
Front Suspension Telescopic SuspensionBMW Motorrad Telelever; Stanchion Diameter 37 Mm, Central Spring Strut
Rear Suspension Honda ProLINK MonoshockCast Aluminium Single-sided Swing Arm With BMW Motorrad Paralever

Braking

Front Brake Type DiscDual Disc
Rear Brake Type DiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 310 mm305 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 240 mm276 mm
Dual Channel ABS N/A

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches19 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 110/80-19 M/C 59H120/70 R19
Rear Tyre 160/60-17 M/C 69H170/60 R17

Electricals

Battery 12V, 7.0Ah12 V / 11,8 Ah, Maintenance-free
Headlight LEDH7 / LED
Tail Light LEDLED

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalAnalogue
TachometerDigitalAnalogue
Gear Indicatorticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatorticktick
Fuel Gaugeticktick
Low Oil Indicatorticktick
Low Battery Indicatorticktick
Pillion Seatticktick
Pillion Grabrailticktick
Engine Kill Switchticktick
Clockticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Countcrosstick
Pass Lightticktick
220mm Of Ground Clearancecross-
ABScross-
Comes with An Optimized Handlebarcross-
Comprehensive Instrument Clustercross-
Dual Channel ABScross-
External Cooling System For The Crankcase Oilcross-
Silencer Increases Water Wading Abilitycross-

Additonal Features

Himalayan Comes with 15-Liter Fuel Tankcross-

Key Features

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