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Honda Africa Twin Vs BMW R 1200 GS Adventure comparison

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Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 13.5 Lakh
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₹ 17.25 Lakh
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Overview

Honda Africa Twin Vs BMW R 1200 GS Adventure Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Africa Twin Vs R 1200 GS Adventure 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 R 1200 GS Adventure – 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 R 1200 GS Adventure price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 17.25 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 20.95 Lakh for range topping model.

SummaryHonda Africa TwinBMW R 1200 GS Adventure
Price₹ 13.5 Lakh₹ 17.25 Lakh
ManufacturerHondaBMW
Body TypeOff RoadSports
Mileage16.00 Kmpl20.00 Kmpl
Power87.70 bhp123.00 bhp
Engine999.1 CC1170.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol

Africa Twin Vs R 1200 GS Adventure – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Honda Africa Twin base engine returns 16 Kmpl. The BMW R 1200 GS Adventure base returns 20 Kmpl.

Africa Twin Vs R 1200 GS Adventure – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

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

Engine

Engine CC 999.1 cc1170.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 22
Max Power 87.7 bhp @ 7500 rpm123 bhp @ 7750 rpm
Max Torque 93.1 Nm @ 6000 rpm125 Nm @ 6500 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 44
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionElectronic Intake Pipe Injection
Cooling System Liquid CooledAir/liquid-cooled
Starting Mechanism Self/Kick StartSelf Start

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 18.8 L30.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/A4.0 L
Mileage 16.00 Kmpl20.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range N/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 243 kg263 kg
Length 2334 mm2255 mm
Width 932 mm980 mm
Height 1478 mm1450 mm
Wheelbase 1571 mm1510 mm
Ground Clearance 251 mmN/A
Seat Height 840 mm890 mm

Transmission

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

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Semi Double CradleTwo-section Frame, Front- And Bolted On Rear Frame, Load-bearing Engine
Front Suspension Inverted Telescopic ForkBMW Motorrad Telelever; Stanchion Diameter 37 Mm, Central Spring Strut
Rear Suspension Pro-LinkCast 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 Handwheel

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 mm276 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 21 inches19 inches
Wheel Type Spoke WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 90/90-21M/C 54H120/70 R 19
Rear Tyre 150/70R18M/C 70H170/60 R 17

Electricals

Battery 12V 6A-h12V / 11,8Ah, Maintenance Free
Headlight LEDLED
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 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-

Additonal Features

Key Features

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