BMW R 1200 GS Adventure Vs Harley-Davidson Road Glide Special comparison

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New Delhi
₹ 19.26 Lakh
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₹ 36.59 Lakh
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Compare BMW R 1200 GS Adventure and Harley-Davidson Road Glide Special

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the BMW R 1200 GS Adventure Vs Harley-Davidson Road Glide Special 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 Harley-Davidson Road Glide Special starts at ₹ 34.94 Lakh. On the other hand, the price of the base version of the BMW R 1200 GS Adventure starts at ₹ 18.39 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 22.31 Lakh for range topping model.

Compare Mileage

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Harley-Davidson Road Glide Special base engine returns 15 kmpl. The BMW R 1200 GS Adventure base returns 20 kmpl.

Compare Engine

In the powertrain department, the Harley-Davidson Road Glide Special gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the BMW R 1200 GS Adventure comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine CC
1170.0 cc
1745.0 cc
No Of Cylinder
2
2
Max Power
123 bhp @ 7750 rpm
N/A
Max Torque
125 Nm @ 6500 rpm
150 Nm @ 3250 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder
4
4
Fuel Delivery
Electronic Intake Pipe Injection
Electronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI)
Cooling System
Air/liquid-cooled
Air Cooled
Starting Mechanism
Self Start
Self Start
Fuel Tank Capacity
30.0 L
22.7 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity
4.0 L
N/A
Mileage
20.00 Kmpl
15.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range
N/A
N/A
Kerb Weight
263 kg
372 kg
Length
2255 mm
2430 mm
Width
980 mm
N/A
Height
1450 mm
N/A
Wheelbase
1510 mm
1625 mm
Ground Clearance
N/A
125 mm
Seat Height
890 mm
685 mm
No. Of Gears
6 Gears
6 Gears
Clutch
Oil Lubricated Clutch, Hydraulically Operated
Wet Multiplate
Chassis Type
Two-section Frame, Front- And Bolted On Rear Frame, Load-bearing Engine
N/A
Front Suspension
BMW Motorrad Telelever; Stanchion Diameter 37 Mm, Central Spring Strut
Double Bending Valve (DBV) Suspension
Rear Suspension
Cast 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
Double Bending Valve (DBV) Suspension
Front Brake Type
Dual Disc
Disc
Rear Brake Type
Disc
Disc
Front Disc/Drum Size
305 mm
292 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size
276 mm
260 mm
Wheel Size
19 inches
19 inches
Wheel Type
Alloy Wheels
Alloy Wheels
Front Tyre
120/70 R 19
130/60B19 61H
Rear Tyre
170/60 R 17
180/65B16 81H
Battery
12V / 11,8Ah, Maintenance Free
Dry
Headlight
LED
LED
Tail Light
LED
LED
Speedometer
Analogue
Analogue
Tachometer
Analogue
Analogue
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
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6-Speed Cruise Drive Transmission
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All-New Milwaukee-Eight 107 Engine
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Comfortable Handlebar
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Dunlop Multi-Tread Blackwall Tyres
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Fairing Design Reduces Head Buffeting
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LED Headlamps
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One-Touch Design Philosophy
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Pure Harley-Davidson Styling
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Reflex Linked Brembo Brakes with ABS
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Standard Battery Charging Harness
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Steering Head and Front Forks
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Two-Up Street Glide Seat
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