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Suzuki V-Strom 1000 Vs Honda Africa Twin comparison

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Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 13.45 Lakh
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₹ 13.5 Lakh
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Overview

Suzuki V-Strom 1000 Vs Honda Africa Twin Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the V-Strom 1000 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.

V-Strom 1000 Vs Africa Twin – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Suzuki V-Strom 1000 in New Delhi starts at ₹ 13.45 Lakh. On the other hand, Honda Africa Twin price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 13.5 Lakh.

SummarySuzuki V-Strom 1000Honda Africa Twin
Price₹ 13.45 Lakh₹ 13.5 Lakh
ManufacturerSuzukiHonda
Body TypeSportsOff Road
Mileage66.00 Km/l16.00 Km/l
Power99.00 bhp87.70 bhp
Engine1037.0 CC999.1 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol

V-Strom 1000 Vs Africa Twin – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Suzuki V-Strom 1000 base engine returns 66 Km/l. The Honda Africa Twin base returns 16 Km/l.

V-Strom 1000 Vs Africa Twin – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Suzuki V-Strom 1000 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Honda Africa Twin comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 1037.0 cc999.1 cc
No Of Cylinder 22
Max Power 99 bhp @ 8000 rpm87.7 bhp @ 7500 rpm
Max Torque 103 Nm @ 4000 rpm93.1 Nm @ 6000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 44
Fuel Delivery CarburetorFuel Injection
Cooling System Liquid CooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf/Kick Start

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 20.0 L18.8 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 3.5 LN/A
Mileage 66.00 Km/l16.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 228 kg243 kg
Length 2285 mm2334 mm
Width 865 mm932 mm
Height 1410 mm1478 mm
Wheelbase 1555 mm1571 mm
Ground Clearance 165 mm251 mm
Seat Height 850 mm840 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch DryWet, Multiplate

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Double Cradle Semi Double Cradle
Front Suspension Inverted Telescopic, Coil Spring, Oil DampedInverted Telescopic Fork
Rear Suspension Link Type, Coil Spring, Oil DampedPro-Link

Braking

Front Brake Type Disc, TwinHydraulic Double Disc
Rear Brake Type DiscHydraulic Disc
Front Disc/Drum Size 310 mm310 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 295 mm256 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 19 inches21 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsSpoke Wheels
Front Tyre 110/80R19M/C 59V90/90-21M/C 54H
Rear Tyre 150/70R17M/C 69V150/70R18M/C 70H

Electricals

Battery Dry12V 6A-h
Headlight HalogenLED
Tail Light LEDLED

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalDigital
TachometerAnalogueDigital
Gear Indicatorticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatorticktick
Fuel Gaugeticktick
Low Oil Indicatorticktick
Low Battery Indicatorcrosstick
Pillion Seatticktick
Pillion Grabrailticktick
Engine Kill Switchticktick
Clockticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Countticktick
Pass Lightticktick
ABScross-
High-performance Brembo Brake Systemcross-
Power Modescross-
Öhlins electronic steering dampercross-
Compact Deltabox Chassis-cross
Cutting-Edge Crossplane Engine-cross
Dual Clutch Transmission-tick
Dual LED Headlamps-tick
LED Winkers and Taillights-tick
Manual Shift Selector-tick
New Lift Control System-cross
New Quick Shift System-cross
Rally Style Rider Console-tick
Suit Yourself Riding Modes-tick
The DCT Engine-tick
YZF-M1 Level Controllability (IMU)-cross
YZR-M1 Inspired Cowling-cross

Additonal Features

Aluminium twin-spar framecross-
BFRC litecross-
Kawasaki Engine Brake Controlcross-
KCMF (Kawasaki Cornering Management Function)cross-
KQS (Kawasaki Quick Shifter-Dual Direction)cross-
S-KTRC (Sport-Kawasaki Traction Control)cross-
High Volume Air Intake-cross

Key Features

Competitor of Suzuki V-Strom 1000

Competitor of Honda Africa Twin

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