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BMW R 1200 GS Vs Triumph Tiger Explorer XCx comparison

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New Delhi
₹ 16.79 Lakh
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Compare BMW R 1200 GS and Triumph Tiger Explorer XCx

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the BMW R 1200 GS Vs Triumph Tiger Explorer XCx 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 BMW R 1200 GS starts at ₹ 16.79 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 20.18 Lakh for top-end model. On the other hand, the price of the base version of the Triumph Tiger Explorer XCx starts at ₹ 19.86 Lakh.

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As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the BMW R 1200 GS base engine returns 24 kmpl. The Triumph Tiger Explorer XCx base engine returns 18 kmpl.

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In the powertrain department, the BMW R 1200 GS gets a 1170 cc that produces 125 bhp peak power. The Triumph Tiger Explorer XCx comes in a 1215 cc that produces 137 bhp peak power.

Engine CC 1170 cc1215 cc
No Of Cylinder 2 3
Max Power 125 bhp @ 7750 rpm137 bhp @ 9300 rpm
Max Torque 125 Nm @ 6500 rpm123 Nm @ 6200 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 4 4
Fuel Delivery Electronic Intake Pipe Injection Fuel Injection
Cooling System Air/liquid-Cooled Liquid­ Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self Start Self Start
Fuel Tank Capacity 20 L20 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 4 LN/A
Mileage 24 Kmpl17.7 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range 480 km354 km
Kerb Weight 244 kg259 kg
Length 2207 mm2248 mm
Width 953 mm885 mm
Height 1412 mm1410 mm
Wheelbase 1507 mm1530 mm
Ground Clearance 185 mm168 mm
Seat Height 850 mm837 mm
No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Oil Lubricated Clutch, Hydraulically Operated Wet, Multi-plate
Chassis Type Two-section frame, front- and bolted on rear frame, load-bearing engine Tubular steel trellis frame
Front Suspension BMW Motorrad Telelever; stanchion diameter 37 mm, central spring strut Kayaba 46 mm upside down forks, adjustable preload, 190 mm travel
Rear Suspension Cast Aluminium Single-sided Swing Arm With BMW Motorrad Paralever Kayaba monoshock with remote oil reservoir, hydraulically adjustable preload, rebound damping adjustment, 194 mm rear wheel travel
Front Brake Type Dual Disc Disc
Rear Brake Type Disc Disc
Front Disc/Drum Size 305 mm305 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 276 mm282 mm
Wheel Size 19 inches19 inches
Wheel Type Alloy Wheels Spoke Wheels
Front Tyre 120/70 R19 120/70 R19
Rear Tyre 170/60 R17 170/60 R17
Battery 12 V / 11,8 Ah, Maintenance-free Maintenance Free
Headlight H7 / LED Bulb
Tail Light LED LED
Speedometer AnalogueDigital
Tachometer AnalogueAnalogue
Gear Indicator
Fuel Warning Indicator
Fuel Gauge
Low Oil Indicator
Low Battery Indicator
Pillion Seat
Pillion Grabrail
Engine Kill Switch
Tripmeter Type DigitalDigital
Tripmeter Count
Pass Light
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