Honda Africa Twin Vs BMW S 1000 XR comparison

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New Delhi
₹ 14.42 Lakh
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₹ 18.7 Lakh
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Compare Honda Africa Twin and BMW S 1000 XR

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Honda Africa Twin Vs BMW S 1000 XR 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 Honda Africa Twin starts at ₹ 14.42 Lakh. On the other hand, the price of the base version of the BMW S 1000 XR starts at ₹ 18.7 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 21.24 Lakh for range topping model.

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As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Honda Africa Twin base engine returns 16 kmpl. The BMW S 1000 XR base returns 20 kmpl.

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In the powertrain department, the Honda Africa Twin gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the BMW S 1000 XR comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine CC 999.1 cc999.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 24
Max Power 87.7 bhp @ 7500 rpm163 bhp @ 11000 rpm
Max Torque 93.1 Nm @ 6000 rpm114 Nm @ 9250 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 44
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionElectronic Injection
Cooling System Liquid CooledWater/oil-cooled
Starting Mechanism Self/Kick StartSelf Start
Fuel Tank Capacity 18.8 L20.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/A4.0 L
Mileage 16.00 Kmpl20.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range N/AN/A
Kerb Weight 243 kg216 kg
Length 2334 mm2183 mm
Width 932 mm940 mm
Height 1478 mm1408 mm
Wheelbase 1571 mm1548 mm
Ground Clearance 251 mmN/A
Seat Height 840 mm840 mm
No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet, MultiplateMultiplate Clutch In Oil Bath
Chassis Type Semi Double CradleAluminium Composite Bridge Frame, Partially Self-supporting Engine
Front Suspension Inverted Telescopic ForkUpside-down Telescopic Fork Ø 46 Mm, Compression And Rebound Stage Adjustable
Rear Suspension Pro-LinkAluminium 2-sided Swing Arm, Rebound Damping Adjustable
Front Brake Type Hydraulic Double DiscTwin Disc
Rear Brake Type Hydraulic DiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 310 mm320 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 256 mm265 mm
Wheel Size 21 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Spoke WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 90/90-21M/C 54H120/70 ZR 17
Rear Tyre 150/70R18M/C 70H190/55 ZR 17
Battery 12V 6A-h12 V / 8 Ah, Maintenance-Free
Headlight LEDHalogen
Tail Light LEDLED
SpeedometerDigitalDigital
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-
ABS and Switchable Traction Control-
Ducati Multimedia System (DMS) Ready-
Ducati Safety Pack-
Full Led Headlamp-
Riding Modes-
Vehicle Hold Control (VHC)-
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