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Triumph Tiger 1200 Vs BMW R 1200 RS comparison

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BMW R 1200 RS Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 17 Lakh
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₹ 15.55 Lakh
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Triumph Tiger 1200 Vs BMW R 1200 RS Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

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

Tiger 1200 Vs R 1200 RS – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the BMW R 1200 RS in New Delhi starts at ₹ 15.55 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 16.55 Lakh for the fully-loaded model. On the other hand, Triumph Tiger 1200 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 17 Lakh.

SummaryTriumph Tiger 1200BMW R 1200 RS
Price₹ 17 Lakh₹ 15.55 Lakh
ManufacturerTriumphBMW
Body TypeOff RoadSports
Mileage18.00 Km/l20.00 Km/l
Power139.00 bhp123.00 bhp
Engine1215.0 CC1170.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol

Tiger 1200 Vs R 1200 RS – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the BMW R 1200 RS base engine returns 20 Km/l. The Triumph Tiger 1200 base returns 18 Km/l.

Tiger 1200 Vs R 1200 RS – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the BMW R 1200 RS gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Triumph Tiger 1200 comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 1215.0 cc1170.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 32
Max Power 139 bhp @ 9350 rpm123 bhp @ 7750 rpm
Max Torque 122 Nm @ 7600 rpm125 Nm @ 6500 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 44
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionElectronic Intake Pipe Injection
Cooling System Liquid-CooledAir/liquid-cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf Start

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 20.0 L18.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/A4.0 L
Mileage 18.00 Km/l20.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 248 kg236 kg
Length N/A2202 mm
Width 830 mm925 mm
Height 1470 mm1250 mm
Wheelbase 1520 mm1527 mm
Ground Clearance N/AN/A
Seat Height 835 mm820 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet, Multi-plate Hydraulically Operated, Torque AssistOil Lubricated Clutch, Hydraulically Operated

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Tubular Steel Trellis FrameTwo-section Frame, Front- And Bolted On Rear Frame, Load-bearing Engine
Front Suspension WP 48 Mm Upside Down Forks, Electronically Adjustable Damping, 190 Mm TravelTelescopic Upside-Down Fork; Stanchion Diameter 45 Mm
Rear Suspension WP Monoshock, Electronically Adjustable Semi Active Damping With Automatic Preload Adjustment, 193 Mm Wheel TravelCast 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

Braking

Front Brake Type Dual DiscDual Disc
Rear Brake Type DiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 305 mm320 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 282 mm276 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 19 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Spoke WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 120/70 R19 - Tubeless120/70 ZR 17
Rear Tyre 170/60 R17 - Tubeless180/55 ZR 17

Electricals

Battery Maintenance Free12V / 12Ah, Maintenance-free
Headlight LEDHalogen
Tail Light LEDLED

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalDigital
TachometerDigitalAnalogue
Gear Indicatorticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatorticktick
Fuel Gaugeticktick
Low Oil Indicatorticktick
Low Battery Indicatorticktick
Pillion Seatticktick
Pillion Grabrailticktick
Engine Kill Switchticktick
Clockticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Countticktick
Pass Lightticktick
2 position Adjustable seat heighttick-
Adjustable WP front and rear suspensiontick-
All LED lighting including signature daytime running lights (DRL)tick-
Brembo Monobloc Front Brake Caliperstick-
Engine Protection Barstick-
Full colour 5” TFT display instrumentstick-
On Board Computertick-
Torque Assist Hydraulic Clutchtick-
Updated Cruise Controltick-

Additonal Features

Key Features

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