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Royal Enfield Himalayan Vs Ducati Multistrada 950 Vs BMW R 1200 GS comparison

Royal Enfield Himalayan Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 2.01 Lakh
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₹ 15.49 Lakh
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₹ 15.85 Lakh
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Royal Enfield Himalayan Vs Ducati Multistrada 950 Vs BMW R 1200 GS Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Himalayan Vs Multistrada 950 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.

Himalayan Vs Multistrada 950 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, Royal Enfield Himalayan price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 2.01 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 2.09 Lakh for range topping model Lastly, the Ducati Multistrada 950 starts at ₹ 15.49 Lakh.

SummaryRoyal Enfield HimalayanDucati Multistrada 950BMW R 1200 GS
Price₹ 2.01 Lakh₹ 15.49 Lakh₹ 15.85 Lakh
ManufacturerRoyal EnfieldDucatiBMW
Body TypeOff RoadOff RoadOff Road
Mileage45.00 Km/l16.00 Km/l24.00 Km/l
Power24.30 bhp111.00 bhp125.00 bhp
Engine411.0 CC937.0 CC1170.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

Himalayan Vs Multistrada 950 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 Royal Enfield Himalayan base returns 45 Km/l. The Ducati Multistrada 950 basic model, on the other hand, gives 16 Km/l.

Himalayan Vs Multistrada 950 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 Royal Enfield Himalayan comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the Ducati Multistrada 950 is offered in bhp Petrol engine.


Engine CC 411.0 cc937.0 cc1170.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 122
Max Power 24.3 bhp @ 6500 rpm111 bhp @ 9000 rpm125 bhp @ 7750 rpm
Max Torque 32 Nm @ 4500 rpm96 Nm @ 7750 rpm125 Nm @ 6500 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 244
Fuel Delivery Electronic Fuel InjectionElectronic Fuel InjectionElectronic Intake Pipe Injection
Cooling System Air CooledLiquid CooledAir/liquid-Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf StartSelf Start
Emission Standard BS VIBS VIN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 15.0 L20.0 L20.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/AN/A4.0 L
Mileage 45.00 Km/l16.00 Km/l24.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 191 kg230 kg244 kg
Length 2190 mm2280 mm2207 mm
Width 840 mm985 mm953 mm
Height 1360 mm1220 mm1412 mm
Wheelbase 1465 mm1594 mm1507 mm
Ground Clearance 220 mmN/A185 mm
Seat Height 800 mm840 mm850 mm


No. Of Gears 5 Gears6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet, Multi-plateWet MultiplateOil Lubricated Clutch, Hydraulically Operated

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Half-duplex Split Cradle FrameTubular Steel Trellis FrameTwo-section Frame, Front- And Bolted On Rear Frame, Load-bearing Engine
Front Suspension Telescopic, 41 Mm Forks, 200 Mm TravelKYB 48 Mm Fully Adjustable USD ForkBMW Motorrad Telelever; Stanchion Diameter 37 Mm, Central Spring Strut
Rear Suspension Monoshock With Linkage, 180 Mm Wheel TravelFully Adjustable Monoshock,electronic Compression, Rebound Damping And Spring Pre-load Adjustment With Ducati Skyhook Suspension Evo (DSS), Aluminium Double-sided SwingarmCast Aluminium Single-sided Swing Arm With BMW Motorrad Paralever


Front Brake Type Disc, 2-piston Floating CaliperDual DiscDual Disc
Rear Brake Type Disc, Single Piston Floating CaliperDiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 300 mm320 mm305 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 240 mm265 mm276 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 21 inches19 inches19 inches
Wheel Type Spoke WheelsAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 90/90 - 21"Pirelli Scorpion Trail II 120/70 R19120/70 R19
Rear Tyre 120/90 - 17"Pirelli Scorpion Trail II 170/60 R17170/60 R17


Battery 12 Volt, 8 AH MFMaintenance Free12 V / 11,8 Ah, Maintenance-free
Headlight 12V H4 60 / 55 WLEDH7 / LED

Standard Features

Gear Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickticktick
Low Battery Indicatortickticktick
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailtickticktick
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
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Pass Lighttickticktick
220mm Of Ground Clearancetick--
Comes with An Optimized Handlebartick--
Comprehensive Instrument Clustertick--
Dual Channel ABStick--
External Cooling System For The Crankcase Oiltick--
Silencer Increases Water Wading Abilitytick--
4 riding modes-cross-
7-inch full-colour TFT instruments-cross-
Cruise Control-cross-
Hand Guards-cross-
Heated Grips-cross-
LED DRL and Indicators-cross-
Optimised cornering ABS and traction control-cross-

Additonal Features

Himalayan Comes with 15-Liter Fuel Tanktick--

Key Features

Competitor of Royal Enfield Himalayan

Competitor of Ducati Multistrada 950

Competitor of BMW R 1200 GS

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