Yamaha YZF R1 Vs BMW R 1200 RT comparison

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New Delhi
₹ 22.99 Lakh
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₹ 19.28 Lakh
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Compare Yamaha YZF R1 and BMW R 1200 RT

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Yamaha YZF R1 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 Yamaha YZF R1 starts at ₹ 19.24 Lakh. 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 Rs. ₹ 22.78 Lakh for range topping model.

Compare Mileage

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Yamaha YZF R1 base engine returns 20 kmpl. The BMW R 1200 RT base returns 20 kmpl.

Compare Engine

In the powertrain department, the Yamaha YZF R1 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the BMW R 1200 RT comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine CC 998 cc1170 cc
No Of Cylinder 4 2
Max Power 197.3 bhp @ 13500 rpm123 bhp @ 7750 rpm
Max Torque 112.4 Nm @ 11500 rpm125 Nm @ 6500 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 4 4
Fuel Delivery Fuel Injection Electronic intake pipe injection
Cooling System Liquid Cooled Air/liquid-cooled
Starting Mechanism Self Start Self Start
Fuel Tank Capacity 17 L25 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 1.9 L4 L
Mileage 20 Kmpl20 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range 340 km500 km
Kerb Weight 200 kg276 kg
Length 2055 mm2222 mm
Width 690 mm983 mm
Height 1150 mm1416 mm
Wheelbase 1405 mm1485 mm
Ground Clearance 130 mmN/A
Seat Height 855 mm805 mm
No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet, Multiple Dics Oil lubricated clutch, hydraulically operated
Chassis Type Diamond Two-section frame consisting of front and rear sections, load-bearing engine-gearbox unit
Front Suspension Telescopic forks, Ø 43 mm BMW Motorrad Telelever; stanchion diameter 37 mm, central spring strut
Rear Suspension Swingarm, (link Suspension) 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 Hydraulic Dual Disc Dual Disc
Rear Brake Type Hydraulic Single Disc Disc
Front Disc/Drum Size 320 mm320 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 220 mm276 mm
Wheel Size 17 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Alloy Wheels Alloy Wheels
Front Tyre 120/70 ZR17M/C (58W) 120/70 ZR 17
Rear Tyre 190/55 ZR17M/C(75W) 180/55 ZR 17
Battery 12V, 8.6AH(10H) 12V / 16Ah, maintenance-free
Headlight Projector Halogen
Tail Light LED LED
High Volume Air Intake
YZF-M1 Level Controllability (IMU)
Cutting-Edge Crossplane Engine
Compact Deltabox Chassis
YZR-M1 Inspired Cowling
New Lift Control System
New Quick Shift System
Speedometer DigitalAnalogue
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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