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Honda Africa Twin Vs BMW F 850 GS comparison

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BMW F 850 GS Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 13.5 Lakh
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₹ 12.95 Lakh
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Overview

Honda Africa Twin Vs BMW F 850 GS Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Africa Twin Vs F 850 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.

Africa Twin Vs F 850 GS – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Honda Africa Twin in New Delhi starts at ₹ 13.5 Lakh. On the other hand, BMW F 850 GS price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 12.95 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 15.4 Lakh for range topping model.

SummaryHonda Africa TwinBMW F 850 GS
Price₹ 13.5 Lakh₹ 12.95 Lakh
ManufacturerHondaBMW
Body TypeOff RoadOff Road
Mileage16.00 Km/l22.00 Km/l
Power87.70 bhp94.00 bhp
Engine999.1 CC853.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol

Africa Twin Vs F 850 GS – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Honda Africa Twin base engine returns 16 Km/l. The BMW F 850 GS base returns 22 Km/l.

Africa Twin Vs F 850 GS – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Honda Africa Twin gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the BMW F 850 GS comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 999.1 cc853.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 22
Max Power 87.7 bhp @ 7500 rpm94 bhp @ 8250 rpm
Max Torque 93.1 Nm @ 6000 rpm92 Nm @ 6250 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 44
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionElectronic Fuel Injection
Cooling System Liquid CooledWater Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self/Kick StartSelf Start

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 18.8 L15.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/A3.5 L
Mileage 16.00 Km/l22.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 243 kg229 kg
Length 2334 mm2305 mm
Width 932 mm922 mm
Height 1478 mm1356 mm
Wheelbase 1571 mm1593 mm
Ground Clearance 251 mmN/A
Seat Height 840 mm860 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet, MultiplateWet Multiple-disc

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Semi Double CradleBridge-type Frame, Steel Shell Construction
Front Suspension Inverted Telescopic ForkUpside-down Telescopic Fork, Ø 43 Mm
Rear Suspension Pro-LinkCast Aluminium Dual Swing Arm, Central WAD Spring Strut, Spring Pre-load Hydraulically Adjustable, Rebound Damping Adjustable

Braking

Front Brake Type Hydraulic Double DiscDual Disc
Rear Brake Type Hydraulic DiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 310 mm305 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 256 mm265 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 21 inches21 inches
Wheel Type Spoke WheelsCross Spoke Wheels
Front Tyre 90/90-21M/C 54H90/90 - 21
Rear Tyre 150/70R18M/C 70H150/70 R17

Electricals

Battery 12V 6A-h12 V / 10 Ah, Maintenance-free
Headlight LEDLED
Tail Light LEDLED

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalDigital
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 Countticktick
Pass Lightticktick
Dual Clutch Transmissiontick-
Dual LED Headlampstick-
LED Winkers and Taillightstick-
Manual Shift Selectortick-
Rally Style Rider Consoletick-
Suit Yourself Riding Modestick-
The DCT Enginetick-
ABS-tick
Electronic immobiliser-cross
One-piece seat bench-cross
Rear pre-load adjustable-cross
Riding Modes Rain/Road-cross
Upside down fork-cross
Windscreen adjustable-cross

Additonal Features

Key Features

Adjustable hand brake and clutch levers-cross
Windshield adjustment-cross

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