BMW R 1250 GS Vs Harley-Davidson Road Glide Special comparison

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₹ 17.97 Lakh
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Compare BMW R 1250 GS and Harley-Davidson Road Glide Special

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the BMW R 1250 GS Vs Harley-Davidson Road Glide Special 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.

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 1250 GS starts at ₹ 17.97 Lakh.

Compare Mileage

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Harley-Davidson Road Glide Special base engine returns 15 kmpl. The BMW R 1250 GS base returns 0 kmpl.

Compare Engine

In the powertrain department, the Harley-Davidson Road Glide Special gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the BMW R 1250 GS comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine CC 1254.0 cc1745.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 22
Max Power 136 bhp @ 7750 rpmN/A
Max Torque 105 Nm @ 6250 rpm150 Nm @ 3250 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 44
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionElectronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI)
Cooling System Air/liquid-cooledAir Cooled
Starting Mechanism Electric StartSelf Start
Fuel Tank Capacity 20.0 L22.7 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 4.0 LN/A
Mileage N/A15.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range N/AN/A
Kerb Weight 249 kg372 kg
Length 2207 mm2430 mm
Width 953 mmN/A
Height 1430 mmN/A
Wheelbase 1525 mm1625 mm
Ground Clearance 185 mm125 mm
Seat Height 840 mm685 mm
No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Multiplate Wet Clutch, Hydraulically OperatedWet Multiplate
Chassis Type Two Section Frame, Front - And Bolted On Rear Frame, Load Bearing EngineN/A
Front Suspension BMW Telelever, Ø 37 Mm, Central Spring StrutDouble Bending Valve (DBV) Suspension
Rear Suspension Cast Aluminum Single-sided Swing Arm With BMW Paralever; WAD Strut (travel-related Damping), Spring Pre-load Hydraulically Adjustable (continuously Variable) Via Handwheel, Rebound Damping Adjustable Via HandwheelDouble Bending Valve (DBV) Suspension
Front Brake Type Dual Floating Disc BrakesDisc
Rear Brake Type Single Disc BrakeDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 305 mm292 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 276 mm260 mm
Wheel Size 17 inches19 inches
Wheel Type Cast Aluminum WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 120/70 R 19130/60B19 61H
Rear Tyre 170/60 R 17180/65B16 81H
Battery 12 V / 11.8 Ah, Maintenance-freeDry
Headlight LEDLED
Tail Light LEDLED
SpeedometerDigitalAnalogue
TachometerDigitalAnalogue
Gear Indicator
Fuel Warning Indicator
Fuel Gauge
Low Oil Indicator
Low Battery Indicator
Pillion Seat
Pillion Grabrail
Engine Kill Switch
Clock
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Count
Pass Light
ABS-
Dual Clutch Transmission-
Dual LED Headlamps-
LED Winkers and Taillights-
Manual Shift Selector-
Rally Style Rider Console-
Suit Yourself Riding Modes-
The DCT Engine-
6-Speed Cruise Drive Transmission-
All-New Milwaukee-Eight 107 Engine-
Comfortable Handlebar-
Dunlop Multi-Tread Blackwall Tyres-
Fairing Design Reduces Head Buffeting-
LED Headlamps-
One-Touch Design Philosophy-
Pure Harley-Davidson Styling-
Reflex Linked Brembo Brakes with ABS-
Standard Battery Charging Harness-
Steering Head and Front Forks-
Two-Up Street Glide Seat-
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