Harley-Davidson Iron 883 vs Kawasaki Vulcan S Comparison

Updated: 15, Jan, 2019 07:48 AM

Ex-Showroom Price

₹ 9,23,000
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₹ 5,49,900
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DIMENSIONS & WEIGHT

Kerb/Wet Weight
256 kg235 kg
Ground Clearance
140 mm130 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity
12.50 litres14 litres
Wheelbase
1515 mm1575 mm
Overall Length
2185 mm2310 mm
Seat Height
760 mm705 mm
Engine Oil Capacity
2.6 litresNA
Dry Weight
247 kgNA
Overall Height
1120 mm1090 mm
Overall Width
820 mm855 mm

PERFORMANCE FIGURES

0-100 kmph
5.90 secsNA

COMFORT & CONVENIENCE FEATURES

Electric Start
NA
Pillion Footrest
NA
Step-up Seat/Split Seat
NA
Security System
NA

MILEAGE & TOP SPEED

Mileage
21.73 kmpl (Approx.)NA

ENGINE & GEARBOX

Displacement
883 cc649 cc
Bore
76.2 mm83 mm
Stroke
96.8 mm60 mm
Compression Ratio
9:0110.8:1
Engine Torque Testing Method
EEC/95/1NA
Engine Diagnostics Readout
NA
Number of Cylinders
22
Engine Description
Air-cooled, Evolution649cc, Liquid-Cooled, 4-Stroke Parallel Twin, 8-Valves, DOHC
Maximum Torque
70 Nm @ 3500 rpm63 Nm @ 6600 rpm
Number of Gears
56
Cooling
Air CoolingLiquid Cooled
Fuel System
Electronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI)Fuel Injection: 38 mm x 2 with Sub-Throttles
Primary drive
Chain, 34/57 ratioNA
Gear Ratios
1st-9.315, 2nd-6.653, 3rd-4.948, 4th-4.102, 5th-3.517NA

INSTRUMENT CONSOLE FEATURES

Low Oil Pressure Light
NA
Low Fuel Warning Light
NA
LED Indicator Lights
NA
RPM/Gear Display
NA
ABS Light
NA
Fuel Gauge
DigitalDigital
Trip Meter
DigitalDigital
Speedometer
Handlebar-mounted electronic speedometerDigital
Odometer
Digital
Clock

QUICK FACTS & INFORMATION

Body Type
CruiserCruiser
Top Speed
170 kmphNA
Bike Variant
Harley-Davidson Iron 883Kawasaki Vulcan S
Current Status
AvailableAvailable
Price in India
Harley-Davidson Iron 883 is priced at INR 9.23 lakh in India (Ex-Showroom).Kawasaki Vulcan S is priced at INR 5.50 lakh in India (Ex-Showroom).
Shades
Black Denim, Barracuda Silver Denim, River Rock Gray, Scorched Orange/Silver FluxBlack, Orange
Vehicle Overview
Iron 883 carries the perfect design of a cruiser, wrapped in eye catchy shades and noticeable peanut tank design. As the name for the motorcycle goes, it carries a 883cc, twin cylinder engine producing 50 BHP (approx.) and 70 Nm of torque. It delivers full torque at just 3500 rpm while weighs pretty high at 256 kg. It claims a top speed of around 170 kmph and carries a small 12.50 liter of fuel tank. The front and rear disc for the same measures 292 mm while ABS is offered as optional on the motorcycle. It rivals no other bike around its price segment.NA
Fuel Type
PetrolPetrol

BATTERY & LIGHTING

Pass Light
NA
Battery Type
Maintenance FreeNA

BRAKES & TYRES

Tubeless Tyres
NA
Front Brake
292mm Disc, 2-piston caliperSingle ø300 mm Disc, Dual-Piston
Alloy Wheels
NA
Rear Brake
292mm Disc, 2-piston caliperSingle ø250 mm Disc, Single-Piston
Wheel Type
Black, 13-Spoke Cast AluminumNA
Front Tyre
100/90B19 57H120/70-R18 M/C (59H)
Rear Tyre
150/80B16 77H160/60-R17 M/C (69H)
ABS
Optional
Front Wheel
Black, Split 9-Spoke Cast Aluminum w/ Machined Highlights18-inch
Rear Wheel
Black, Split 9-Spoke Cast Aluminum w/ Machined Highlights17-inch

SUSPENSION & CHASSIS

Exhaust/Muffler
Chrome, staggered shorty exhaust with dual mufflersNA
Frame
Mild steel-tubular frame, Circular section, cast junctionsPerimeter, High-Tensile Steel
Front Suspension
39 mm telescopic forksø41 mm Telescopic Fork
Rear Suspension
Coil-Over; Preload dual-adjustableOffset Laydown Single-Shock, Linkage Equipped, with Adjustable Preload

Miscellaneous Information

Lean Angle, Right (deg.)
29 degreesNA
Lean Angle, Left (deg.)
30 degreesNA
Rake
26 degrees31°
Trail
117 mm120 mm

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