Honda Africa Twin Vs BMW R 1250 GS comparison

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

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Honda Africa Twin Vs BMW R 1250 GS 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.

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

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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 999.1 cc1254.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 22
Max Power 87.7 bhp @ 7500 rpm136 bhp @ 7750 rpm
Max Torque 93.1 Nm @ 6000 rpm105 Nm @ 6250 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 44
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionFuel Injection
Cooling System Liquid CooledAir/liquid-cooled
Starting Mechanism Self/Kick StartElectric Start
Fuel Tank Capacity 18.8 L20.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/A4.0 L
Mileage 16.00 KmplN/A
Overall Riding Range N/AN/A
Kerb Weight 243 kg249 kg
Length 2334 mm2207 mm
Width 932 mm953 mm
Height 1478 mm1430 mm
Wheelbase 1571 mm1525 mm
Ground Clearance 251 mm185 mm
Seat Height 840 mm840 mm
No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet, MultiplateMultiplate Wet Clutch, Hydraulically Operated
Chassis Type Semi Double CradleTwo Section Frame, Front - And Bolted On Rear Frame, Load Bearing Engine
Front Suspension Inverted Telescopic ForkBMW Telelever, Ø 37 Mm, Central Spring Strut
Rear Suspension Pro-LinkCast 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
Front Brake Type Hydraulic Double DiscDual Floating Disc Brakes
Rear Brake Type Hydraulic DiscSingle Disc Brake
Front Disc/Drum Size 310 mm305 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 256 mm276 mm
Wheel Size 21 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Spoke WheelsCast Aluminum Wheels
Front Tyre 90/90-21M/C 54H120/70 R 19
Rear Tyre 150/70R18M/C 70H170/60 R 17
Battery 12V 6A-h12 V / 11.8 Ah, Maintenance-free
Headlight LEDLED
Tail Light LEDLED
SpeedometerDigitalDigital
TachometerDigitalDigital
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
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