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Triumph Tiger 1200 Vs Honda Africa Twin Vs Suzuki V-Strom 1000 comparison

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Triumph Tiger 1200 Vs Honda Africa Twin Vs Suzuki V-Strom 1000 Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Tiger 1200 Vs Africa Twin Vs V-Strom 1000 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 Africa Twin Vs V-Strom 1000 – 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 Lastly, the Triumph Tiger 1200 starts at ₹ 17 Lakh.

SummaryTriumph Tiger 1200Honda Africa TwinSuzuki V-Strom 1000
Price₹ 17 Lakh₹ 13.5 Lakh₹ 13.45 Lakh
ManufacturerTriumphHondaSuzuki
Body TypeOff RoadOff RoadSports
Mileage18.00 Km/l16.00 Km/l66.00 Km/l
Power139.00 bhp87.70 bhp99.00 bhp
Engine1215.0 CC999.1 CC1037.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

Tiger 1200 Vs Africa Twin Vs V-Strom 1000 – 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. The Triumph Tiger 1200 basic model, on the other hand, gives 18 Km/l.

Tiger 1200 Vs Africa Twin Vs V-Strom 1000 – 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. Lastly, the Triumph Tiger 1200 is offered in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 1215.0 cc999.1 cc1037.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 322
Max Power 139 bhp @ 9350 rpm87.7 bhp @ 7500 rpm99 bhp @ 8000 rpm
Max Torque 122 Nm @ 7600 rpm93.1 Nm @ 6000 rpm103 Nm @ 4000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 444
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionFuel InjectionCarburetor
Cooling System Liquid-CooledLiquid CooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf/Kick StartSelf Start

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 20.0 L18.8 L20.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/AN/A3.5 L
Mileage 18.00 Km/l16.00 Km/l66.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 248 kg243 kg228 kg
Length N/A2334 mm2285 mm
Width 830 mm932 mm865 mm
Height 1470 mm1478 mm1410 mm
Wheelbase 1520 mm1571 mm1555 mm
Ground Clearance N/A251 mm165 mm
Seat Height 835 mm840 mm850 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet, Multi-plate Hydraulically Operated, Torque AssistWet, MultiplateDry

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Tubular Steel Trellis FrameSemi Double CradleDouble Cradle
Front Suspension WP 48 Mm Upside Down Forks, Electronically Adjustable Damping, 190 Mm TravelInverted Telescopic ForkInverted Telescopic, Coil Spring, Oil Damped
Rear Suspension WP Monoshock, Electronically Adjustable Semi Active Damping With Automatic Preload Adjustment, 193 Mm Wheel TravelPro-LinkLink Type, Coil Spring, Oil Damped

Braking

Front Brake Type Dual DiscHydraulic Double DiscDisc, Twin
Rear Brake Type DiscHydraulic DiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 305 mm310 mm310 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 282 mm256 mm295 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 19 inches21 inches19 inches
Wheel Type Spoke WheelsSpoke WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 120/70 R19 - Tubeless90/90-21M/C 54H110/80R19M/C 59V
Rear Tyre 170/60 R17 - Tubeless150/70R18M/C 70H150/70R17M/C 69V

Electricals

Battery Maintenance Free12V 6A-hDry
Headlight LEDLEDHalogen
Tail Light LEDLEDLED

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalDigitalDigital
TachometerDigitalDigitalAnalogue
Gear Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickticktick
Low Battery Indicatorticktickcross
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailtickticktick
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Clocktickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
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--
Dual Clutch Transmission-tick-
Dual LED Headlamps-tick-
LED Winkers and Taillights-tick-
Manual Shift Selector-tick-
More than the Need for Speed-cross-
Rally Style Rider Console-tick-
Slipper Clutch and Quick Shifter-cross-
Suit Yourself Riding Modes-tick-
The DCT Engine-tick-
Tight, Compact, and Aerodynamic Fairings and Headlight-cross-
Titanium Muffler Tuned for Sound-cross-
Tuned for Hard-core Riders-cross-
ÖHLINS Smart EC Controlled Cushioning-cross-

Additonal Features

Key Features

Competitor of Triumph Tiger 1200

Competitor of Honda Africa Twin

Competitor of Suzuki V-Strom 1000

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