BMW K 1600 B Vs Honda Africa Twin comparison

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On Road Price
New Delhi
₹ 29.76 Lakh
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₹ 14.42 Lakh
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Compare BMW K 1600 B and Honda Africa Twin

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the BMW K 1600 B Vs Honda Africa Twin on CarandBike to make an informed buying decision as to which bike to buy in 2020. This comparison has been carried out on the basis of prices, engine specifications, mileage, and features of these two-wheelers.

Compare Price

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 K 1600 B starts at ₹ 29.76 Lakh.

Compare Mileage

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Honda Africa Twin base engine returns 16 kmpl. The BMW K 1600 B base returns 15 kmpl.

Compare Engine

In the powertrain department, the Honda Africa Twin gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the BMW K 1600 B comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine CC
1649.0 cc
999.1 cc
No Of Cylinder
6
2
Max Power
158 bhp @ 7750 rpm
87.7 bhp @ 7500 rpm
Max Torque
175 Nm @ 5250 rpm
93.1 Nm @ 6000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder
4
4
Fuel Delivery
Electronic Intake Pipe Injection
Fuel Injection
Cooling System
Oil/water-Cooled
Liquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism
Self Start
Self/Kick Start
Fuel Tank Capacity
26.5 L
18.8 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity
4.0 L
N/A
Mileage
15.00 Kmpl
16.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range
N/A
N/A
Kerb Weight
350 kg
243 kg
Length
2489 mm
2334 mm
Width
1000 mm
932 mm
Height
1465 mm
1478 mm
Wheelbase
1618 mm
1571 mm
Ground Clearance
146 mm
251 mm
Seat Height
750 mm
840 mm
No. Of Gears
6 Gears
6 Gears
Clutch
Multiple-disc Clutch In Oil Bath
Wet, Multiplate
Chassis Type
Bridge-type Frame, Cast Aluminium, Load-bearing Engine
Semi Double Cradle
Front Suspension
BMW Motorrad Duolever; Central Spring Strut
Inverted Telescopic Fork
Rear Suspension
BMW Motorrad Paralever
Pro-Link
Front Brake Type
Dual Disc
Hydraulic Double Disc
Rear Brake Type
Disc
Hydraulic Disc
Front Disc/Drum Size
320 mm
310 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size
320 mm
256 mm
Wheel Size
17 inches
21 inches
Wheel Type
Alloy Wheels
Spoke Wheels
Front Tyre
120/70 ZR 17
90/90-21M/C 54H
Rear Tyre
190/55 ZR 17
150/70R18M/C 70H
Battery
12 V / 19 Ah, Maintenance Free
12V 6A-h
Headlight
Xenon
LED
Tail Light
LED
LED
Speedometer
Analogue
Digital
Tachometer
Analogue
Digital
Gear Indicator
Fuel Warning Indicator
Fuel Gauge
Low Oil Indicator
Low Battery Indicator
Pillion Seat
Pillion Grabrail
Engine Kill Switch
Clock
Tripmeter Type
Digital
Digital
Tripmeter Count
Pass Light
ABS and Switchable Traction Control
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Assist And Slipper Clutch
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Dual Clutch Transmission
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Dual LED Headlamps
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LED Winkers and Taillights
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Manual Shift Selector
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Rally Style Rider Console
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Suit Yourself Riding Modes
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The DCT Engine
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Aluminium Twin-Tube Frame Ensuring A Balance Of Sharp Turning And Firm Handling
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Comfortable Ergonomics To Comfortable Riding Position
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High-Speed Stability & Light Handling
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Kawasaki Original Silver-Mirror Paint
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Man-Machine Interface
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Power Mode Selection Riders Can Choose From Full Power Or Low Power Mode
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The 3-Mode Ktrc System Covers A Wide Variety Of Riding Conditions
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The Exhaust System Features A 4-Into-2-Pre-Chamber-Into-2 Layout
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The Quest For Power, In-House-Designed Supercharger
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