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BMW F 850 GS Vs Honda Africa Twin comparison

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BMW F 850 GS
On Road Price
New Delhi
₹ 13.84 Lakh
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₹ 14.42 Lakh
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Compare BMW F 850 GS and Honda Africa Twin

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the BMW F 850 GS Vs Honda Africa Twin on CarAndBike to make an informed buying decision as to which bike to buy in 2019. This comparison has been carried out on the basis of prices, engine specifications, mileage, and features of these two-wheelers.

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The ex-showroom, New Delhi price of the Honda Africa Twin starts at ₹ 14.42 Lakh. On the other hand, the price of the base version of the BMW F 850 GS starts at ₹ 13.84 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 16.44 Lakh for top-end model.

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As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Honda Africa Twin base engine returns 16 kmpl. The BMW F 850 GS base engine returns 22 kmpl.

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In the powertrain department, the Honda Africa Twin gets a 999 cc that produces 87 bhp peak power. The BMW F 850 GS comes in a 853 cc that produces 94 bhp peak power.

Engine CC 853 cc999.1 cc
No Of Cylinder 2 2
Max Power 94 bhp @ 8250 rpm87.7 bhp @ 7500 rpm
Max Torque 92 Nm @ 6250 rpm93.1 Nm @ 6000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 4 4
Fuel Delivery Electronic Fuel Injection Fuel Injection
Cooling System Water Cooled Liquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self Start Self/Kick Start
Fuel Tank Capacity 15 L18.8 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 3.5 LN/A
Mileage 22 Kmpl16 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range 330 km300.8 km
Kerb Weight 229 kg243 kg
Length 2305 mm2334 mm
Width 922 mm932 mm
Height 1356 mm1478 mm
Wheelbase 1593 mm1571 mm
Ground Clearance N/A251 mm
Seat Height 860 mm840 mm
No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet Multiple-disc Wet, Multiplate
Chassis Type Bridge-type frame, steel shell construction Semi Double Cradle
Front Suspension Upside-down telescopic fork, Ø 43 mm Inverted Telescopic Fork
Rear Suspension Cast aluminium dual swing arm, central WAD spring strut, spring pre-load hydraulically adjustable, rebound damping adjustable Pro-Link
Front Brake Type Dual Disc Hydraulic Double Disc
Rear Brake Type Disc Hydraulic Disc
Front Disc/Drum Size 305 mm310 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 265 mm256 mm
Wheel Size 21 inches21 inches
Wheel Type Cross Spoke Wheels Spoke Wheels
Front Tyre 90/90 - 21 90/90-21M/C 54H
Rear Tyre 150/70 R17 150/70R18M/C 70H
Battery 12 V / 10 Ah, Maintenance-free 12V 6A-h
Headlight LED LED
Tail Light LED LED
ABS
Speedometer DigitalDigital
Tachometer AnalogueDigital
Gear Indicator
Fuel Warning Indicator
Fuel Gauge
Low Oil Indicator
Low Battery Indicator
Pillion Seat
Pillion Grabrail
Engine Kill Switch
Clock
Tripmeter Type DigitalDigital
Tripmeter Count
Pass Light
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