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Ducati Multistrada 1260 Vs BMW R 1200 RS comparison

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Ducati Multistrada 1260
BMW R 1200 RS
On Road Price
New Delhi
₹ 16.94 Lakh
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₹ 16.48 Lakh
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Compare Ducati Multistrada 1260 and BMW R 1200 RS

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Ducati Multistrada 1260 Vs BMW R 1200 RS 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 BMW R 1200 RS starts at ₹ 16.48 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 17.53 Lakh for top-end model. On the other hand, the price of the base version of the Ducati Multistrada 1260 starts at ₹ 16.94 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 22.69 Lakh for top-end model.

Compare Mileage

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the BMW R 1200 RS base engine returns 20 kmpl. The Ducati Multistrada 1260 base engine returns 19 kmpl.

Compare Engine

In the powertrain department, the BMW R 1200 RS gets a 1170 cc that produces 123 bhp peak power. The Ducati Multistrada 1260 comes in a 1262 cc that produces 158 bhp peak power.

Engine CC 1262.0 cc1170.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 4 2
Max Power 158 bhp @ 9500 rpm123 bhp @ 7750 rpm
Max Torque 129.5 Nm @ 7500 rpm125 Nm @ 6500 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 4 4
Fuel Delivery Bosch Electronic Fuel Injection Electronic intake pipe injection
Cooling System Liquid Cooled Air/liquid-cooled
Starting Mechanism Self Start Self Start
Fuel Tank Capacity 20 L18 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/A4 L
Mileage 19.2 Kmpl20 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range 384 km360 km
Kerb Weight 232 kg236 kg
Length N/A2202 mm
Width N/A925 mm
Height N/A1250 mm
Wheelbase 1585 mm1527 mm
Ground Clearance N/AN/A
Seat Height 825 mm820 mm
No. Of Gears 6 6
Clutch Light Action, Wet, Multiplate Clutch with Hydraulic Control Oil lubricated clutch, hydraulically operated
Chassis Type Tabular Steel Trellis Frame Two-section frame, front- and bolted on rear frame, load-bearing engine
Front Suspension 48 mm inverted Kayaba fork Telescopic Upside-Down fork; stanchion diameter 45 mm
Rear Suspension Fully Adjustable Sachs Monoshock unit. Remote Spring Preload Adjustment Aluminium Single-Sided Swingarm 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
Front Brake Type Dual Disc with Brembo 4-piston calipers, with Bosch Cornering ABS Dual Disc
Rear Brake Type Single Disc with 2-piston caliper, with Bosch Cornering ABS Disc
Front Disc/Drum Size 320 mm320 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 265 mm276 mm
Wheel Size 17 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Spoke Wheels Alloy Wheels
Front Tyre Pirelli Scorpion Trail II 120/70 R17 120/70 ZR 17
Rear Tyre Pirelli Scorpion Trail II 190/55 R17 180/55 ZR 17
Battery Maintenance Free 12V / 12Ah, maintenance-free
Headlight LED Halogen
Tail Light LED LED
Riding Modes
Full Led Headlamp
Ducati Safety Pack
ABS and Switchable Traction Control
Ducati Multimedia System (DMS) Ready
Vehicle Hold Control (VHC)
Speedometer DigitalDigital
Tachometer DigitalAnalogue
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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