KTM 1050 Adventure vs Honda Africa Twin Comparison

Updated: 15, May, 2017 02:12 PM

Expected Price

₹ 9,00,000
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₹ 13,23,140
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DIMENSIONS & WEIGHT

Wheelbase
1,560±15 mm1571 mm
Ground Clearance
220 mm251 mm
Seat Height
850 mm820-840 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity
23 litres18.8 litres
Kerb/Wet Weight
212 kg243 kg

PERFORMANCE & MILEAGE

Top Speed
235 kmph190 kmph
Mileage
25 kmpl(approx.)12-15 kmpl (Approx.)

COMFORT & CONVENIENCE FEATURES

Electric Start

ENGINE & GEARBOX

Displacement
1050 cc999.11 cc
Bore
103 mm92.0 mm
Stroke
63 mm75.14 mm
Primary Gear Ratio
40:76NA
Secondary Gear Ratio
17:42NA
Number of Cylinders
22
Engine Description
2-cylinder, 4-stroke, spark-ignition engine, 75° V arrangement, liquid-cooledLiquid Cooled, 4 stroke, SI Engine
Number of Gears
66
Lubrication
Forced oil lubrication with 3 rotor pumpsNA
Cooling
Liquid cooling system, continuous circulation of cooling liquid with water pumpNA
Clutch
PASC™ anti-hopping clutch/ hydraulically operatedWet, multi-disc corn coil springs, camshaft Assistant aluminum and sliding clutch
Ignition
Contactless, controlled, fully electronic ignition system with digital ignition timing adjustmentNA
Maximum Power
93.8 HP89 HP @ 7500 rpm

QUICK FACTS & SUMMARY

Body Type
AdventureAdventure
Official Tagline
Authentic and Agile Entry into the KTM-World of Travel and EndurosThis is True Adventure!
Bike Variant
KTM 1050 AdventureHonda Africa Twin CRF1000L
Current Status
UpcomingAvailable
Price in India
KTM 1050 Adventure is expected to be priced around INR 9,00,000 in India (ex-showroom).Honda Africa Twin is priced at INR 13.23 Lakh in India (Ex-Showroom).
Shades
Orange/BlackDakar Rally, Digital Metallic Silver
Fuel Type
PetrolPetrol
Vehicle Overview
KTM 1050 Adventure is one of the most efficient sports tourer around the world. The bike is powered by 1050 cc, twin cylinder engine that is good for 93.8 BHP. It offers class leading 220 mm of ground clearance and carries touring oriented 23 liter of fuel tank. 1050 Adventure weighs 212 kg and supports premium equipment like 320 mm dual front disc brakes, WP USD front suspension with 185 mm travel, WP monoshock with 190 mm rear wheel travel and dual channel Bosch ABS unit. It rivals Suzuki V-Storm 1000, Ducati Multistrada and Kawasaki Versys 1000 in its segment.Africa Twin CRF1000L is a liter class adventure tourer from the Japanese manufacturer. It is one of the most effective product around this price tag. The engine powering the same is a 998cc, twin cylinder engine producing 92.61 BHP at 7500 rpm and 98 Nm at 6000 rpm. It comes mated to a 6-speed gearbox while its seat height can be adjusted between 850-870 mm. It offers class leading ground clearance of 250 mm while rivals bikes like Kawasaki Versys 1000, Ducati Multistrada and Triumph Tiger series.

BRAKES & TYRES

Front Brake
320 mm, 2 x Brembo radially mounted four-piston brake calipersTwo 310 mm floating discs, radial calipers hub and 4 pistons (ABS) and sintered pads
Rear Brake
267 mm, Brembo fixed mounted two-piston brake calipersA floating disc 256 mm a 2-piston calipers (ABS) and sintered pads.
Brake System
Bosch 9M+ Two ChannelNA

SUSPENSION & CHASSIS

Frame
Tubular space frame made from chrome molybdenum steel, powder-coatedSemi-double cradle steel, with rear sub-frame in high strength steel traction
Front Suspension
WP Suspension Up Side DownTelescopic
Rear Suspension
WP Suspension monoshockMono Shock (Pro Link)
Front Wheel Travel
185 mmNA
Rear Wheel Travel
190 mmNA

Miscellaneous Information

Chain
5/8 x 5/16” X-RingNA
Steering Angle
64°NA

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