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Triumph Scrambler 1200 Vs Triumph Street Scrambler Vs BMW R 1200 GS Adventure comparison


Triumph Scrambler 1200 Vs Triumph Street Scrambler Vs BMW R 1200 GS Adventure Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Scrambler 1200 Vs Street Scrambler Vs R 1200 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.

Scrambler 1200 Vs Street Scrambler Vs R 1200 GS Adventure – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the BMW R 1200 GS Adventure in New Delhi starts at ₹ 17.25 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 20.95 Lakh for the fully-loaded model. On the other hand, Triumph Street Scrambler price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 8.55 Lakh Lastly, the Triumph Scrambler 1200 starts at ₹ 10.73 Lakh.

SummaryTriumph Scrambler 1200Triumph Street ScramblerBMW R 1200 GS Adventure
Price₹ 10.73 Lakh₹ 8.55 Lakh₹ 17.25 Lakh
Body TypeOff RoadOff RoadSports
Mileage20.40 Km/l18.00 Km/l20.00 Km/l
Power90.00 bhp64.10 bhp123.00 bhp
Engine1200.0 CC900.0 CC1170.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

Scrambler 1200 Vs Street Scrambler Vs R 1200 GS Adventure – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the BMW R 1200 GS Adventure base engine returns 20 Km/l. The Triumph Street Scrambler base returns 18 Km/l. The Triumph Scrambler 1200 basic model, on the other hand, gives 20 Km/l.

Scrambler 1200 Vs Street Scrambler Vs R 1200 GS Adventure – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

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


Engine CC 1200.0 cc900.0 cc1170.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 222
Max Power 90 bhp @ 7400 rpm64.1 bhp @ 7500 rpm123 bhp @ 7750 rpm
Max Torque 110 Nm @ 3950 rpm80 Nm @ 3200 rpm125 Nm @ 6500 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 484
Fuel Delivery Liquid CooledMultipoint Sequential Electronic Fuel InjectionElectronic Intake Pipe Injection
Cooling System Electronic Fuel InjectionLiquid CooledAir/liquid-cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf StartSelf Start
Bore 97.6 mm84.6 mmN/A
Compression 11 :1N/AN/A
Final Drive X ring chainN/AN/A
Stroke 80 mm80 mmN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 16.0 L12.0 L30.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/AN/A4.0 L
Mileage 20.40 Km/l18.00 Km/l20.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 225 kg203 kg263 kg
Length 2285 mm2090 mm2255 mm
Width 840 mm835 mm980 mm
Height 1200 mm1180 mm1450 mm
Wheelbase 1530 mm1445 mm1510 mm
Ground Clearance N/AN/AN/A
Seat Height 840 mm790 mm890 mm


No. Of Gears 6 Gears5 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet, Multi-plate AssistWet, Multi-plate Assist ClutchOil Lubricated Clutch, Hydraulically Operated
Compression Ratio N/A11.0:1N/A

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Tubular Steel With Aluminium CradleTubular Steel CradleTwo-section Frame, Front- And Bolted On Rear Frame, Load-bearing Engine
Front Suspension Showa 45mm Fully Adjustable Upside Down Forks, 200mm TravelKYB 41mm Forks, Non-adjustable With Cartridge Damping, 120mm TravelBMW Motorrad Telelever; Stanchion Diameter 37 Mm, Central Spring Strut
Rear Suspension Fully Adjustable Ohlins Twin Shocks With Piggy Back Reservoir, 200mm Rear Wheel TravelKYB Twin RSUs, With Pre-load Adjustment, 120mm Rear Wheel Travel.Cast Aluminium Single-sided Swing Arm With BMW Motorrad Paralever; WAD Strut (travel-related Damping), Spring Pre-load Hydraulically Adjustable (continuously Variable) At Handwheel, Rebound Damping Adjustable At Handwheel
Swingarm Twin-sided, aluminiumN/AN/A


Front Brake Type DiscDisc, Nissin 2-piston Floating Caliper, ABSDual Disc
Rear Brake Type DiscDisc, Nissin 2-piston Floating Caliper, ABSDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 320 mm310 mm305 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 255 mm255 mm276 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches19 inches19 inches
Wheel Type SpokeSpoke WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 90/90-21100/90-19120/70 R 19
Rear Tyre 150/70-17150/70 R17170/60 R 17


Battery N/AMaintenance Free12V / 11,8Ah, Maintenance Free
Headlight LED With LED DRLsHalogenLED

Standard Features

Gear Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickticktick
Low Battery Indicatorcrossticktick
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailtickcrosstick
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Countcrossticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
ABS and Switchable Traction Controlcross--
Brembo Brakescross--
DRL Headlightcross--
Lower Chain Guardcross--
On-Board Computercross--
Ride By Wirecrosstick-
Rider modes (Rain/Road/Sport/Off-­road/Rider-Customisable)tickcross-
Riding Modescross--
Interchangeable pillion seat and aluminium rack with removable pillion pegs-tick-
Latest Nissin branded twin piston sliding caliper-tick-
LED Rear Light-tick-
Switchable Traction Control-tick-
Torque-Assist Clutch-tick-
Trip Computer-tick-
USB Power Socket-tick-

Additonal Features

Key Features


Competitor of Triumph Scrambler 1200

Competitor of Triumph Street Scrambler

Competitor of BMW R 1200 GS Adventure

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