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Honda Gold Wing Vs Indian Roadmaster Elite Vs BMW K 1600 B comparison


Honda Gold Wing Vs Indian Roadmaster Elite Vs BMW K 1600 B Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Gold Wing Vs Roadmaster Elite Vs K 1600 B 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.

Gold Wing Vs Roadmaster Elite Vs K 1600 B – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Honda Gold Wing in New Delhi starts at ₹ 27.79 Lakh. On the other hand, BMW K 1600 B price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 28.1 Lakh Lastly, the Indian Roadmaster Elite starts at ₹ 48 Lakh.

SummaryHonda Gold WingIndian Roadmaster EliteBMW K 1600 B
Price₹ 27.79 Lakh₹ 48 Lakh₹ 28.1 Lakh
Body TypeCruiserCruiserSports
Mileage14.00 Km/l15.00 Km/l15.00 Km/l
Power125.00 bhp0.00 bhp158.00 bhp
Engine1833.0 CC1811.0 CC1649.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

Gold Wing Vs Roadmaster Elite Vs K 1600 B – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Honda Gold Wing base engine returns 14 Km/l. The BMW K 1600 B base returns 15 Km/l. The Indian Roadmaster Elite basic model, on the other hand, gives 15 Km/l.

Gold Wing Vs Roadmaster Elite Vs K 1600 B – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Honda Gold Wing gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the BMW K 1600 B comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the Indian Roadmaster Elite is offered in bhp Petrol engine.


Engine CC 1833.0 cc1811.0 cc1649.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 626
Max Power 125 bhp @ 5500 rpmN/A158 bhp @ 7750 rpm
Max Torque 170 Nm @ 4500 rpm150 Nm @ 2900 rpm175 Nm @ 5250 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 444
Fuel Delivery FI Electronic Fuel InjectionClosed Loop Fuel InjectionElectronic Intake Pipe Injection
Cooling System Liquid CooledOil CooledOil/water-Cooled
Starting Mechanism Integrated Starter GeneratorSelf StartSelf Start

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 21.1 L20.8 L26.5 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/AN/A4.0 L
Mileage 14.00 Km/l15.00 Km/l15.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 379 kg433 kg350 kg
Length 2575 mm2676 mm2489 mm
Width 905 mm1000 mm1000 mm
Height 1430 mm1491 mm1465 mm
Wheelbase 1695 mm1668 mm1618 mm
Ground Clearance 130 mm140 mm146 mm
Seat Height 745 mm673 mm750 mm


No. Of Gears 7 Gears6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch (DCT) Hydraulic, Wet, Multiplate With Oil PressureWet, Multi-PlateMultiple-disc Clutch In Oil Bath

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Aluminum Die-Cast, Twin TubeN/ABridge-type Frame, Cast Aluminium, Load-bearing Engine
Front Suspension Double WishboneTelescopic Fork / 119 Mm - Cortridge TypeBMW Motorrad Duolever; Central Spring Strut
Rear Suspension Pro-linkSingle Shock With Air Adjust / 114 MmBMW Motorrad Paralever


Front Brake Type Dual Hydraulic Discs With 6-piston Caliper, ABSDiscDual Disc
Rear Brake Type Ventilated Disc With 3-piston Caliper, ABSDiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 320 mm300 mm320 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 316 mm300 mm320 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 18 inches16 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 130/70 R18Dunlop Elite 3 130/90 B16 73H120/70 ZR 17
Rear Tyre 200/55 R16Dunlop Elite 3 Multi-Compound 180/60 R16 80H190/55 ZR 17


Battery 12V/20AHMaintenance Free12 V / 19 Ah, Maintenance Free
Headlight LEDLEDXenon

Standard Features

Gear Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickticktick
Low Battery Indicatortickticktick
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailtickticktick
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
7-Speed Automatic DCTtick--
Apple Carplay Integrationtick--
Cockpit Meterstick--
Double-Wishbone Front Suspensiontick--
140 Litres of Waterproof Storage Space-tick-
23 Karat Gold Leaf Badging On The Fuel Tank And Lower Engine Covers-tick-
Billet Aluminium Floorboards-tick-
Cruise Control-tick-
Dog-Ring Transmission-cross-
Full Led Headlamp-tick-
Heated Seats-tick-
Indian's Ride Command system-tick-
Pillion Armrests-tick-
Pinnacle Mirrors-tick-
Premium Touring Console-tick-

Additonal Features

Hill Start Assist tick--
Idling Stop Systemtick--
High-Speed Stability & Light Handling-cross-
Kawasaki Original Silver-Mirror Paint -cross-
Ohlins TTX36 Rear Suspension-cross-
The Quest For Power, In-House-Designed Supercharger-cross-

Key Features

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