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Triumph Scrambler 1200 Vs BMW R 1250 GS Vs BMW R nine T comparison


Triumph Scrambler 1200 Vs BMW R 1250 GS Vs BMW R nine T Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Scrambler 1200 Vs R 1250 GS Vs R nine T 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.

Scrambler 1200 Vs R 1250 GS Vs R nine T – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the BMW R nine T in New Delhi starts at ₹ 16.9 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 17.8 Lakh for the fully-loaded model. On the other hand, Triumph Scrambler 1200 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 10.73 Lakh Lastly, the BMW R 1250 GS starts at ₹ 20.45 Lakh.

SummaryTriumph Scrambler 1200BMW R 1250 GSBMW R nine T
Price₹ 10.73 Lakh₹ 20.45 Lakh₹ 16.9 Lakh
Body TypeOff RoadOff RoadSports
Mileage20.40 Kmpl21.00 Kmpl22.00 Kmpl
Power90.00 bhp134.00 bhp110.00 bhp
Engine1200.0 CC1254.0 CC1170.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

Scrambler 1200 Vs R 1250 GS Vs R nine T – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the BMW R nine T base engine returns 22 Kmpl. The Triumph Scrambler 1200 base returns 20 Kmpl. The BMW R 1250 GS basic model, on the other hand, gives 21 Kmpl.

Scrambler 1200 Vs R 1250 GS Vs R nine T – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the BMW R nine T gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Triumph Scrambler 1200 comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the BMW R 1250 GS is offered in bhp Petrol engine.


Engine CC 1200.0 cc1254.0 cc1170.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 222
Max Power 90 bhp @ 7400 rpm134 bhp @ 7750 rpm110 bhp @ 7750 rpm
Max Torque 110 Nm @ 3950 rpm143 Nm @ 6250 rpm116 Nm @ 6000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 444
Fuel Delivery Liquid CooledElectronic Intake Pipe InjectionElectronic Intake Pipe Injection
Cooling System Electronic Fuel InjectionAir/liquid-cooledAir/oil-Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartElectric StartSelf Start
Bore 97.6 mmN/AN/A
Compression 11 :1N/AN/A
Final Drive X ring chainN/AN/A
Stroke 80 mmN/AN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 16.0 L20.0 L18.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/A4.0 L3.0 L
Mileage 20.40 Kmpl21.00 Kmpl22.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 225 kg249 kg208 kg
Length 2285 mm2207 mm2110 mm
Width 840 mm953 mm900 mm
Height 1200 mm1430 mm1240 mm
Wheelbase 1530 mm1525 mm1487 mm
Ground Clearance N/A185 mmN/A
Seat Height 840 mm870 mm805 mm


No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet, Multi-plate AssistMultiplate Wet Clutch, Hydraulically OperatedSingle Dry Plate Clutch, Hydraulically Operated

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Tubular Steel With Aluminium CradleTwo Section Frame, Front - And Bolted On Rear Frame, Load Bearing EngineFour-part Frame Concept With Front Frame And Three-part Rear Frame, Load-bearing Engine- Gearbox Unit
Front Suspension Showa 45mm Fully Adjustable Upside Down Forks, 200mm TravelBMW Telelever, Ø 37 Mm, Central Spring StrutUpside-down Telescopic Forks, 46 Mm Fixed-fork-tube Diameter
Rear Suspension Fully Adjustable Ohlins Twin Shocks With Piggy Back Reservoir, 200mm Rear Wheel TravelCast 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 HandwheelCast Aluminium Single Swinging Arm With BMW Motorrad Paralever; Central Spring Strut, Spring Preload Fully Adjustable By Handwheel, Adjustable Rebound-stage Damping
Swingarm Twin-sided, aluminiumN/AN/A


Front Brake Type DiscDual Floating Disc BrakesDual Discs
Rear Brake Type DiscSingle Disc BrakeDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 320 mm305 mm320 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 255 mm276 mm265 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches17 inches17 inches
Wheel Type SpokeCast Aluminum WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 90/90-21120/70 R 19120/70 ZR 17
Rear Tyre 150/70-17170/60 R 17180/55 ZR 17


Battery N/A12 V / 11.8 Ah, Maintenance-free12V / 14Ah, Maintenance Free
Headlight LED With LED DRLsLEDHalogen

Standard Features

Gear Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickticktick
Low Battery Indicatorcrossticktick
Pillion Seatticktickcross
Pillion Grabrailticktickcross
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Countcrossticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
ABS and Switchable Traction Controlcross--
Assist And Slipper Clutchcross--
Rider modes (Rain/Road/Sport/Off-­road/Rider-Customisable)tick--
Naked Aggression In An All-New Form--cross

Additonal Features

Aluminium Twin-Tube Frame Ensuring A Balance Of Sharp Turning And Firm Handlingcross--
Comfortable Ergonomics To Comfortable Riding Positioncross--
Power Mode Selection Riders Can Choose From Full Power Or Low Power Modecross--
The 3-Mode Ktrc System Covers A Wide Variety Of Riding Conditionscross--
The Exhaust System Features A 4-Into-2-Pre-Chamber-Into-2 Layoutcross--
Tail Lamps Are Designed For Maximum Visibility--cross

Key Features

Advanced Technology--cross
City Street Bike--cross
Safety & Stability--cross
Stylish Looks--cross

Competitor of Triumph Scrambler 1200

Competitor of BMW R 1250 GS

Competitor of BMW R nine T

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