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Royal Enfield Himalayan Vs Honda Africa Twin comparison

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Royal Enfield Himalayan Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 2.01 Lakh
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₹ 13.5 Lakh
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Royal Enfield Himalayan Vs Honda Africa Twin Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Himalayan Vs Africa Twin 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 Africa Twin – 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, Honda Africa Twin price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 13.5 Lakh.

SummaryRoyal Enfield HimalayanHonda Africa Twin
Price₹ 2.01 Lakh₹ 13.5 Lakh
ManufacturerRoyal EnfieldHonda
Body TypeOff RoadOff Road
Mileage45.00 Km/l16.00 Km/l
Power24.30 bhp87.70 bhp
Engine411.0 CC999.1 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol

Himalayan Vs Africa Twin – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Royal Enfield Himalayan base engine returns 45 Km/l. The Honda Africa Twin base returns 16 Km/l.

Himalayan Vs Africa Twin – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Royal Enfield Himalayan gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Honda Africa Twin comes in bhp Petrol engine.


Engine CC 411.0 cc999.1 cc
No Of Cylinder 12
Max Power 24.3 bhp @ 6500 rpm87.7 bhp @ 7500 rpm
Max Torque 32 Nm @ 4500 rpm93.1 Nm @ 6000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 24
Fuel Delivery Electronic Fuel InjectionFuel Injection
Cooling System Air CooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf/Kick Start
Emission Standard BS VIN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 15.0 L18.8 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/AN/A
Mileage 45.00 Km/l16.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 191 kg243 kg
Length 2190 mm2334 mm
Width 840 mm932 mm
Height 1360 mm1478 mm
Wheelbase 1465 mm1571 mm
Ground Clearance 220 mm251 mm
Seat Height 800 mm840 mm


No. Of Gears 5 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet, Multi-plateWet, Multiplate

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Half-duplex Split Cradle FrameSemi Double Cradle
Front Suspension Telescopic, 41 Mm Forks, 200 Mm TravelInverted Telescopic Fork
Rear Suspension Monoshock With Linkage, 180 Mm Wheel TravelPro-Link


Front Brake Type Disc, 2-piston Floating CaliperHydraulic Double Disc
Rear Brake Type Disc, Single Piston Floating CaliperHydraulic Disc
Front Disc/Drum Size 300 mm310 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 240 mm256 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 21 inches21 inches
Wheel Type Spoke WheelsSpoke Wheels
Front Tyre 90/90 - 21"90/90-21M/C 54H
Rear Tyre 120/90 - 17"150/70R18M/C 70H


Battery 12 Volt, 8 AH MF12V 6A-h
Headlight 12V H4 60 / 55 WLED
Tail Light LEDLED

Standard Features

Gear Indicatorticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatorticktick
Fuel Gaugeticktick
Low Oil Indicatorticktick
Low Battery Indicatorticktick
Pillion Seatticktick
Pillion Grabrailticktick
Engine Kill Switchticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Countticktick
Pass Lightticktick
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-
6-Speed Cruise Drive Transmission-cross
All-New Milwaukee-Eight 107 Engine-cross
ASC (Automatic Stability Control)-cross
Comfortable Handlebar-cross
Dual Clutch Transmission-tick
Dual LED Headlamps-tick
Dunlop Multi-Tread Blackwall Tyres-cross
Fairing Design Reduces Head Buffeting-cross
HSC (Hill Start Control) -cross
LED Headlamps-cross
LED Winkers and Taillights-tick
Manual Shift Selector-tick
One-Touch Design Philosophy-cross
Pure Harley-Davidson Styling-cross
Rally Style Rider Console-tick
Reflex Linked Brembo Brakes with ABS-cross
Standard Battery Charging Harness-cross
Steering Head and Front Forks-cross
Suit Yourself Riding Modes-tick
TFT Rider Information Display With Connectivity-cross
The DCT Engine-tick
Two-Up Street Glide Seat-cross

Additonal Features

Himalayan Comes with 15-Liter Fuel Tanktick-

Key Features

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