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Royal Enfield Himalayan Vs Hero XPulse 200 Vs BMW R 1250 GS Adventure comparison

Royal Enfield Himalayan Price
Hero XPulse 200 Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 2.01 Lakh
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₹ 1.18 Lakh
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₹ 22.35 Lakh
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Royal Enfield Himalayan Vs Hero XPulse 200 Vs BMW R 1250 GS Adventure Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Himalayan Vs XPulse 200 Vs R 1250 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.

Himalayan Vs XPulse 200 Vs R 1250 GS Adventure – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Royal Enfield Himalayan in New Delhi starts at ₹ 2.01 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 2.09 Lakh for the fully-loaded model. On the other hand, Hero XPulse 200 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 1.18 Lakh Lastly, the BMW R 1250 GS Adventure starts at ₹ 22.35 Lakh.

SummaryRoyal Enfield HimalayanHero XPulse 200BMW R 1250 GS Adventure
Price₹ 2.01 Lakh₹ 1.18 Lakh₹ 22.35 Lakh
ManufacturerRoyal EnfieldHeroBMW
Body TypeOff RoadOff RoadSports
Mileage45.00 Km/l42.00 Km/l21.00 Km/l
Power24.30 bhp17.80 bhp134.00 bhp
Engine411.0 CC199.6 CC1254.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

Himalayan Vs XPulse 200 Vs R 1250 GS Adventure – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Royal Enfield Himalayan base engine returns 45 Km/l. The Hero XPulse 200 base returns 42 Km/l. The BMW R 1250 GS Adventure basic model, on the other hand, gives 21 Km/l.

Himalayan Vs XPulse 200 Vs R 1250 GS Adventure – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Royal Enfield Himalayan gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Hero XPulse 200 comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the BMW R 1250 GS Adventure is offered in bhp Petrol engine.


Engine CC 411.0 cc199.6 cc1254.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 114
Max Power 24.3 bhp @ 6500 rpm17.8 bhp @ 8500 rpm134 bhp @ 7750 rpm
Max Torque 32 Nm @ 4500 rpm16.45 Nm @ 6500 rpm143 Nm @ 6250 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 22N/A
Fuel Delivery Electronic Fuel InjectionAdvanced Programmed Fuel InjectionElectronic Intake Pipe Injection
Cooling System Air CooledOil CooledAir/liquid-cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf / Kick StartElectric Start
Emission Standard BS VIN/AN/A
Bore N/A66.5 mm102.5 mm
Compression N/A10:01N/A
Stroke N/A57.5 mm76 mm
Emission control N/AN/AClosed-loop 3-way catalytic converter, emission standard EU-4
Hubraum N/AN/A1.254 ccm
Mixture control N/AN/AElectronic intake pipe injection

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 15.0 LN/A30.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/AN/A4.0 L
Mileage 45.00 Km/l42.00 Km/l21.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A
CO2 emission based on WMTC N/AN/A110 g/km

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 191 kg157 kg268 kg
Length 2190 mm2222 mm2270 mm
Width 840 mm850 mm980 mm
Height 1360 mm1258 mm1460 mm
Wheelbase 1465 mm1410 mm1504 mm
Ground Clearance 220 mm220 mmN/A
Seat Height 800 mm823 mm910 mm


No. Of Gears 5 Gears5 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet, Multi-plateMulti Plate Wet ClutchOil Lubricated Clutch, Hydraulically Operated
Compression Ratio N/AN/A12.5 : 1
Drive N/AN/AShaft Drive
Gearbox N/AN/AConstant Mesh 6-Speed Gearbox With Helical Gear Teeth
Maximum Speed N/AN/AOver 200 km/h

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Half-duplex Split Cradle FrameN/AN/A
Front Suspension Telescopic, 41 Mm Forks, 200 Mm TravelTelescopic (37 Mm Dia) With Double DU Bush (190 Mm Stroke)BMW Telelever, Ø 37 Mm, Central Spring Strut
Rear Suspension Monoshock With Linkage, 180 Mm Wheel Travel10 Step Rider-adjustable MonoshockCast Aluminum Single-sided Swing Arm With BMW Paralever; WAD Strut (travel-related Damping), Spring Pre-load Hydraulically Adjustable (continuously Variable) Via Handwheel, Rebound Damping Adjustable Via Handwheel
Frame Type N/ATubular DiamondN/A
Castor N/AN/A95.4 mm
Steering Head Angle N/AN/A65.1°


Front Brake Type Disc, 2-piston Floating CaliperDiscDual Disc Brake, Floating Brake Discs, 4-piston Radial Calipers
Rear Brake Type Disc, Single Piston Floating CaliperDiscSingle Disc Brake, Double-piston Floating Caliper
Front Disc/Drum Size 300 mm276 mm305 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 240 mm220 mm276 mm
ABS N/AN/ABMW Motorrad Integral ABS (part-integral), Disengageable

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 21 inches18 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Spoke WheelsN/ACross Spoke Wheels
Front Tyre 90/90 - 21"90/90-21120/70 R 19
Rear Tyre 120/90 - 17"120/80-18170/60 R 17


Battery 12 Volt, 8 AH MF12 V - 4 Ah (MF Battery)12 V / 11.8 Ah, Maintenance-free
Headlight 12V H4 60 / 55 WLEDLED
Alternator N/AN/AThree-Phase Alternator (510 watts nominal power)

Standard Features

Gear Indicatorticktickcross
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickticktick
Low Battery Indicatortickticktick
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailtickticktick
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickticktick
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--
BSIV Engine-cross-
AHO(Automatic Headlamp On)-cross-
Single Channel ABS-tick-
ASC (Automatic Stability Control)--tick
HSC (Hill Start Control) --tick
TFT Rider Information Display With Connectivity--tick

Additonal Features

Himalayan Comes with 15-Liter Fuel Tanktick--
Aggressive & Muscular Look-cross-
Nitrox Mono-Suspension Gives It Better Balance & Stability-cross-
Petal Disc Brakes That Ensure Better Braking-cross-
Rear Tyre That Provides Better Road Grip-cross-

Key Features

Absolute Control-tick-
For Daily Adventure-tick-
For Non-stop Fun-tick-
Next-gen Technology-tick-

Competitor of Royal Enfield Himalayan

Competitor of Hero XPulse 200

Competitor of BMW R 1250 GS Adventure

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