Ducati Monster 821 vs Harley Davidson Forty Eight Special Comparison

Ducati Monster 821 vs Harley Davidson Forty Eight Special

Any question on your mind about which bike to buy? Compare Ducati Monster 821 vs Harley Davidson Forty Eight Special on the basis of price, specifications & other features. Ducati Monster 821 Price starts from Rs. 10.99 lakh and Harley Davidson Forty Eight Special Price starts from Rs. 10.98 lakh. The claimed mileage for the Ducati Monster 821 is NA and for the Harley Davidson Forty Eight Special is 20.4 kmpl. Ducati Monster 821 is available in 3 different colours while Harley Davidson Forty Eight Special comes with 1 colours. In technical specifications, Ducati Monster 821 is powered by 821 cc engine where as Harley Davidson Forty Eight Special is powered by 1202 cc engine.

Engine Type Testastretta 11°, L-Twin, 4 Desmodromically actuated valves per cylinder Air-cooled, Evolution™
Engine Displacement (CC) 821 cc 1202 cc
Power (PS@rpm) 108.7 PS @ 9250 rpm
Torque (Nm@rpm) 86 Nm @ 7750 rpm 97 Nm @ 4,250 rpm
Bore 88 mm 88.9 mm
Stroke 67.5 mm 96.8 mm
No Of Cylinders 2 2
Drive Type Chain Drive Belt Drive
Valves (per cylinder) 4 4
Fuel System Fuel Injection Fuel Injection
Fuel Type Petrol Petrol
Compression Ratio 12.8:1 10.0:1
Valve Per Cylinder 4
Engine Immobilizer
Transmission Type Manual Manual
No Of Gears 6 Speed 5-Speed
Brakes Front Disc Disc
Brakes Rear Disc Disc
Braking Type
0-60 kmph (sec)
Quarter Mile
Braking (60-0 kmph)
20-80 kmph (kickdown)
30-70 kmph (3rd gear)
40-80 kmph (4th gear)
Braking (80-0 kmph)
Braking (100-0 kmph)
Mileage (City)
Mileage (Highway)
Mileage (Overall)
Mileage (ARAI) kmpl 20.4 L
0-100 kmph (sec) 3.8
Top Speed (Km/h)
0-160 kmph
Braking 60-0 km/h
Chassis Type Tubular steel trellis frame linked to cylinder heads
Suspension-Front Ø 43 mm usd fork Telescopic Forks
Chassis Tubular steel trellis frame linked to cylinder heads
Suspension-Rear Progressive linkage with adjustable monoshock, Aluminium double-sided swingarm Emulsion Rear Shock with Screw Adjuster
Tyre Size Front :-120/70-ZR17 Rear :-180/55-ZR17 Front :-130/90-B16, Rear :-150/80-B16
Wheel Size Front :-17 inch Rear :-17 inch Front :-16 inch, Rear :-16 inch
Tyre Make Pirelli Diablo Rosso II Michelin
Tyre Type Tubeless Tubeless
Radial Tyre Yes Yes
Wheels Type (Pressed Steel/ Alloy) Alloy Cast Aluminum
Optimum Tyre pressure (Rider)
Optimum Tyre Pressure (Rider and Pillion)
Dry Weight 180.5 kg 247 kg
Length*Width*Height 2170*800*1055
Wheelbase(mm) 1480 mm 1495 mm
Length 2165 mm
Ground Clearance (mm) 180 mm 110 mm
Seat Height 785-810 mm 710 mm
Fuel Capacity (Litres) 16.5 L 7.9 L
Kerb Weight 206 kg 252 kg
Total Weight
Tail Light LED LED
Front Brake Diameter 320 mm
Rear Brake Diameter 245 mm
Battery Type
Charging Time
Motor Type
Motor Power
Fast Charging
Head Lamp Halogen with LED DRLs Halogen
Projector head light
Pilot Lamps
LED tail lights
Seat Opening Switch
Boot Light
Turn Signal Lamp LED Bulb
Power Modes Yes
Cruise Control
ABS Dual Channel Dual Channel
Body Type Sports Naked Bikes Cruiser Bikes
Body Graphics
Starting Self Start Only Self Start Only
Seat Type Split Single
Pass Switch Yes Yes
Speedometer Digital Analogue
Handle Type
Tachometer Digital Digital
Trip Meter Digital Digital
Charging point
Average Fuel economy
Digital Fuel Indicator yes yes
Distance to Empty
Low Fuel Warning Lamp Yes
External Fuel Filling
Clock Digital
Stand Alarm
Low Battery Indicator Yes
Stepup Seat
Low Oil Indicator Yes Yes
Passenger Footrest
Projector Headlights
Passenger Backrest
Carry hook
Underseat storage
Cooling System Liquid Cooled Air Cooled
Console Digital Analogue and Digital
Anti Theft Alarm
Shutter Lock
Odometer Digital Analogue
Central Locking
Mobile Connectivity
Service Due Indicator
Switchable ABS
Keyless Ignition
Standard Warranty (Years) 2
Standard Warranty (kilometers) Unlimited

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