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Harley-Davidson Street Glide Special Vs BMW R 1200 RT comparison

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Harley-Davidson Street Glide Special
On Road Price
New Delhi
₹ 33.98 Lakh
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₹ 19.28 Lakh
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Compare Harley-Davidson Street Glide Special and BMW R 1200 RT

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Harley-Davidson Street Glide Special Vs BMW R 1200 RT 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 Street Glide Special starts at ₹ 32.46 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 37.02 Lakh for top-end model. On the other hand, the price of the base version of the BMW R 1200 RT starts at ₹ 19.28 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 22.78 Lakh for top-end model.

Compare Mileage

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

Compare Engine

In the powertrain department, the Harley-Davidson Street Glide Special gets a 1745 cc that produces 65 bhp peak power. The BMW R 1200 RT comes in a 1170 cc that produces 123 bhp peak power.

Engine CC 1745 cc1170 cc
No Of Cylinder 2 2
Max Power 65 bhp @ 5500 rpm123 bhp @ 7750 rpm
Max Torque 150 Nm @ 3250 rpm125 Nm @ 6500 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 2 4
Fuel Delivery Electronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI) Electronic intake pipe injection
Cooling System Air Cooled Air/liquid-cooled
Starting Mechanism Self Start Self Start
Fuel Tank Capacity 22.7 L25 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 3 L4 L
Mileage 15 Kmpl20 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range 340.5 km500 km
Kerb Weight 361 kg276 kg
Length 2425 mm2222 mm
Width 970 mm983 mm
Height 1340 mm1416 mm
Wheelbase 1625 mm1485 mm
Ground Clearance 125 mmN/A
Seat Height 685 mm805 mm
No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet Multiplate Oil lubricated clutch, hydraulically operated
Chassis Type Double Cradle Two-section frame consisting of front and rear sections, load-bearing engine-gearbox unit
Front Suspension Enforcer Cast Aluminum BMW Motorrad Telelever; stanchion diameter 37 mm, central spring strut
Rear Suspension Enforcer Cast Aluminum 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
Front Brake Type Disc Dual Disc
Rear Brake Type Disc Disc
Front Disc/Drum Size 300 mm320 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 300 mm276 mm
Wheel Size 19 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Alloy Wheels Alloy Wheels
Front Tyre 130/60B19 61H 120/70 ZR 17
Rear Tyre 180/65B16 81H 180/55 ZR 17
Battery 12V, MF 12V / 16Ah, maintenance-free
Headlight Halogen Halogen
Tail Light LED LED
Speedometer AnalogueAnalogue
Tachometer AnalogueAnalogue
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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