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BMW R 1250 GS vs Honda Africa Twin

BikeWale brings you comparison of BMW R 1250 GS and Honda Africa Twin. The ex-showroom price of BMW R 1250 GS is ₹ 20,55,000 and Honda Africa Twin is ₹ 16,01,500. BMW R 1250 GS is available in 4 colours and 1 variant and Honda Africa Twin is available in 1 colour and 2 variants. Apart from prices, you can also find comparison of these bikes based on displacement, mileage, performance, and many more parameters. Comparison between these bikes have been carried out to help users make correct buying decision between BMW R 1250 GS and Honda Africa Twin.

BMW R 1250 GS vs Honda Africa Twin Comparison Overview

Key HighlightsR 1250 GSAfrica Twin
Price₹ 20,55,000₹ 16,01,500
Capacity1254 cc1082 cc
Power134.1 bhp @ 7750 rpm 97.89 bhp @ 7500 rpm
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BMW R 1250 GS

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R 1250 GS

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₹ 20,55,000
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₹ 16,01,500
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R 1250 GS
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          Specifications

          • Power & Performance

            Displacement (cc)
            1,2541,082
            Max Power134.1 bhp @ 7,750 rpm97.89 bhp @ 7,500 rpm
            Max Torque143 Nm @ 6,250 rpm103 Nm @ 6,000 rpm
            Mileage - ARAI (kmpl)
            2124
            Mileage - Owner Reported (kmpl)
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            Riding Range (Km)
            420588
            Top Speed (Kmph)
            200200
            Riding ModesEco, Rain and RoadTour, Urban, Gravel, Off-Road, User 1 and User 2
            Transmission6 Speed Manual6 Speed Manual
            Transmission Type
            Shaft DriveChain Drive
            Gear Shifting Pattern
            1 Down 5 Up1 Down 5 Up
            Cylinders
            22
            Bore (mm)
            102.592
            Stroke (mm)
            7681.45
            Valves Per Cylinder
            48
            Compression Ratio
            12.5 : 110.0:1
            Ignition
            CDICDI
            Spark Plugs (Per Cylinder)
            11
            Cooling System
            Air/Liquid CooledLiquid Cooled
            Clutch
            Wet MultiplateWet Multiplate
            Fuel Delivery SystemFuel InjectionFuel Injection
            Fuel Tank Capacity (litres)
            2024.5
            Reserve Fuel Capacity (litres)
            43.6
            Emission Standard
            BS6 Phase 2BS6 Phase 2
            Fuel Type
            PetrolPetrol
          • Brakes, Wheels & Suspension

            Front Suspension
            BMW Motorrad Telelever; stanchion diameter 1.5" (37 mm), central spring strutTelescopic
            Rear Suspension
            Cast aluminium single-sided swing arm with BMW Motorrad ParaleverPro-Link
            Braking System
            Dual Channel ABSSwitchable ABS
            Front Brake Type
            DiscDisc
            Front Brake Size (mm)
            305310
            Caliper - Front4 Piston4 Piston
            Rear Brake Type
            DiscDisc
            Rear Brake Size (mm)
            276256
            Caliper - Rear2 Piston1 Piston
            Wheel Type
            AlloySpoke
            Front Wheel Size (inch)
            1921
            Rear Wheel Size (inch)
            1718
            Front Tyre Size
            120/70 - R1990/90 - 21
            Rear Tyre Size
            170/60 - R17150/70 - R18
            Tyre Type
            TubelessTubeless
            Radial Tyres
            Front Tyre Pressure (Rider) (psi)3629
            Rear Tyre Pressure (Rider) (psi)4236
            Front Tyre Pressure (Rider & Pillion) (psi)3632
            Rear Tyre Pressure (Rider & Pillion) (psi)4241
          • Dimensions & Chassis

            Kerb Weight (kg)
            249239
            Seat Height (mm)
            850810
            Ground Clearance (mm)
            --210
            Overall Length (mm)
            2,2072,307
            Overall Width (mm)
            953963
            Overall Height (mm)
            1,4301,523
            Wheelbase (mm)
            1,5141,558
            Chassis Type
            Two-section frame, front- and bolted on rear frame, load-bearing engineSemi Double Cradle
          • Manufacturer Warranty

            Standard Warranty (Year)32
            Standard Warranty (Km)Unlimited32000
          • Service & Maintenance Schedule

            Free Services
            0 Free Services3 Free Services (Every 6000 Kms Kms/180 Days)

          Features

          • Instrument Cluster

            Touch Screen Display
            Instrument ConsoleDigitalDigital
            Odometer
            DigitalDigital
            Speedometer
            DigitalDigital
            Fuel Guage
            Digital Fuel Guage
            Hazard Warning Indicator
            Average Speed Indicator
            OTA UpdatesNot AvailableAvailable
            Call/SMS Alerts
            Geo Fencing
            Distance to Empty Indicator
            Tachometer
            DigitalDigital
            Stand Alarm
            No. of Tripmeters
            22
            Tripmeter Type
            DigitalDigital
            Gear Indicator
            Low Fuel Indicator
            Low Oil Indicator
            Low Battery Indicator
            Clock
            Service Reminder Indicator
            Battery
            12 V / 11.8 Ah, maintenance-free12V, 6Ah
          • Storage

            Front Storage Box
            Under Seat Storage
          • Mobile App Connectivity

            Mobile App Connectivity
          • Light System

            DRLs (Daytime Running Lights)
            AHO (Automatic Headlight On)
            Shift Light
            Headlight Type
            LEDLED
            Brake/Tail Light
            LEDLED
            Turn Signal
            LEDLED
            Pass Light
          • GPS & Charging

            GPS & Navigation
            USB Charging Port
          • Switchgear

            Riding Modes Switch
            Traction Control
            Cruise ControlAvailableAvailable
            Hazard Warning Switch
            Start Type
            Electric StartElectric Start
            Killswitch
          • Pillion Comfort

            Stepped Seat
            Pillion Backrest
            Pillion Grabrail
            Pillion Seat
            Pillion Footrest
          • Additional Features

            Front Suspension Preload Adjuster
            Rear Suspension Preload Adjuster
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          User Reviews

          Overall Rating

          5.0/5

          7 Ratings

          4.8/5

          5 Ratings

          Most Helpful Review

          Review

          Really very amazing bike for long-distance travel and touring, most comfortable seat,

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          FAQs about R 1250 GS & Africa Twin

          Q: Which bike is better BMW R 1250 GS or Honda Africa Twin?
          According to our average user rating, BMW R 1250 GS has a score of 5.0/5 while Honda Africa Twin is rated 4.8/5.

          Q: Which bike among BMW R 1250 GS and Honda Africa Twin is cheaper?
          Honda Africa Twin is the cheapest among these bikes.

          Q: Which bike is heavier BMW R 1250 GS or Honda Africa Twin?
          BMW R 1250 GS is heavier (249 kg) than Honda Africa Twin (239 kg).

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