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Indian Chieftain Elite Vs BMW K 1600 GTL comparison

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Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 38 Lakh
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Indian Chieftain Elite Vs BMW K 1600 GTL Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Chieftain Elite Vs K 1600 GTL 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.

Chieftain Elite Vs K 1600 GTL – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the BMW K 1600 GTL in New Delhi starts at ₹ 29.3 Lakh. On the other hand, Indian Chieftain Elite price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 38 Lakh.

SummaryIndian Chieftain EliteBMW K 1600 GTL
Price₹ 38 Lakh₹ 29.3 Lakh
ManufacturerIndianBMW
Body TypeCruiserCruiser
Mileage18.00 Km/l13.00 Km/l
Power73.00 bhp158.00 bhp
Engine1811.0 CC1649.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol

Chieftain Elite Vs K 1600 GTL – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the BMW K 1600 GTL base engine returns 13 Km/l. The Indian Chieftain Elite base returns 18 Km/l.

Chieftain Elite Vs K 1600 GTL – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the BMW K 1600 GTL gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Indian Chieftain Elite comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 1811.0 cc1649.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 26
Max Power 73 bhp @ rpm158 bhp @ 7750 rpm
Max Torque N/A175 Nm @ 5250 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 4N/A
Fuel Delivery Closed Loop Fuel InjectionFuel Injection
Cooling System Liquid CooledWater Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf Start

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 20.8 L26.5 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/AN/A
Mileage 18.00 Km/l13.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 388 kg332 kg
Length 2506 mm2489 mm
Width 1000 mm1000 mm
Height 1448 mm1465 mm
Wheelbase 1668 mm1680 mm
Ground Clearance 142 mm146 mm
Seat Height 660 mm750 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet, Multi-PlateMultiple-disc Clutch

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Split Dual Exhaust W/ Cross-overN/A
Front Suspension Telescopic Fork Motorrad Duolever
Rear Suspension Single Shock W/ Air AdjustCast Aluminium Single-sided Swing Arm

Braking

Front Brake Type DiscDisc
Rear Brake Type DiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 300 mm320 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 300 mm320 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 16 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy
Front Tyre Dunlop® American Elite 130/60B19 61H120/70 ZR 17
Rear Tyre Dunlop® Elite 3 Multi-Compound 180/60R16 80H190/55 ZR 17

Electricals

Battery Maintenance Free12V/19Ah, Maintenance Free
Headlight LEDXenon Headlight Bulb
Tail Light LEDLED

Standard Features

SpeedometerAnalogueAnalogue
TachometerAnalogueAnalogue
Gear Indicatorticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatorticktick
Fuel Gaugeticktick
Low Oil Indicatorticktick
Low Battery Indicatorticktick
Pillion Seatcrosstick
Pillion Grabrailcrosstick
Engine Kill Switchticktick
Clockticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Countticktick
Pass Lightticktick

Additonal Features

Key Features

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