BMW R 1250 GS Vs Honda Africa Twin comparison

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New Delhi
₹ 17.97 Lakh
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₹ 14.42 Lakh
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Compare BMW R 1250 GS and Honda Africa Twin

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the BMW R 1250 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 R 1250 GS starts at ₹ 17.97 Lakh.

Compare Mileage

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Honda Africa Twin base engine returns 16 kmpl. The BMW R 1250 GS base returns 0 kmpl.

Compare Engine

In the powertrain department, the Honda Africa Twin gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the BMW R 1250 GS comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine CC 1254 cc999.1 cc
No Of Cylinder 2 2
Max Power 136 bhp @ 7750 rpm87.7 bhp @ 7500 rpm
Max Torque 105 Nm @ 6250 rpm93.1 Nm @ 6000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 4 4
Fuel Delivery Fuel Injection Fuel Injection
Cooling System Air/liquid-cooled Liquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Electric Start Self/Kick Start
Fuel Tank Capacity 20 L18.8 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 4 LN/A
Mileage N/A16 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range N/A300.8 km
Kerb Weight 249 kg243 kg
Length 2207 mm2334 mm
Width 953 mm932 mm
Height 1430 mm1478 mm
Wheelbase 1525 mm1571 mm
Ground Clearance 185 mm251 mm
Seat Height 840 mm840 mm
No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Multiplate wet clutch, hydraulically operated Wet, Multiplate
Chassis Type Two section frame, front - and bolted on rear frame, load bearing engine Semi Double Cradle
Front Suspension BMW Telelever, Ø 37 mm, central spring strut Inverted Telescopic Fork
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 handwheel Pro-Link
Front Brake Type Dual floating disc brakes Hydraulic Double Disc
Rear Brake Type Single disc brake Hydraulic Disc
Front Disc/Drum Size 305 mm310 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 276 mm256 mm
Wheel Size 17 inches21 inches
Wheel Type Cast aluminum wheels Spoke Wheels
Front Tyre 120/70 R 19 90/90-21M/C 54H
Rear Tyre 170/60 R 17 150/70R18M/C 70H
Battery 12 V / 11.8 Ah, maintenance-free 12V 6A-h
Headlight LED LED
Tail Light LED LED
ABS
Speedometer DigitalDigital
Tachometer DigitalDigital
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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