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Honda CRF1100L Africa Twin vs KTM 1290 Super Adventure R Comparison

The detailed Motorcycles comparison of Honda CRF1100L Africa Twin and KTM 1290 Super Adventure R, based on price, specifications & other features is shown below. The Honda CRF1100L Africa Twin priced at RM 98,888 while the KTM 1290 Super Adventure R Motorcycles has a price tag of RM 143,800 . Comparing the technical specifications, KTM 1290 Super Adventure R engine displacement is 1301 while the Honda CRF1100L Africa Twin houses a 1084 engine.

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Overview: CRF1100L Africa Twin vs 1290 Super Adventure R

Key Features

Start Option Electric Electric
Displacement 1084 cc 1301 cc
Maximum Power 101 hp 158 hp

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User Ratings & Review Comparison

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  • Looks can genuinely be deceiving

    I could never have expected that this lean machine holds a 1084cc engine. I was flabbergasted by the performance of this motorcycle because there is...

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    grant Mar 15, 2023 for Honda CRF1100L Africa Twin
  • Massive sized off-roader from KTM brand

    While I entered in the KTM showroom I was kind of drawn towards the model almost instantaneously. Its beastly look is tough to overlook. Though I...

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    hakim Nov 18, 2022 for KTM 1290 Super Adventure R

From The Experts

Things we like

Great capabilities off the road

Agile handling

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Things we don't like

Tall seat height might be difficult for shorter riders

Stiff ride quality

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Engine & Performance

Displacement 1084 1301
Maximum Power 101 158
Fuel Tank Capacity (litres) 18.8 L 23 L
Clutch Type Slipper Clutch, Wet Multi-Plate Wet, Multi-Plate
Maximum Torque 105 Nm 138 Nm
No. Of Strokes 4-Stroke 4-Stroke
Valves Per Cylinder 4 4
Engine Type Parallel Twin Cylinder, 4-Stroke, 8-Valve, Liquid Cooled Engine 2-Cylinders V-Twin, 4-Stroke, Liquid Cooled Engine
No. Of Cylinder 2 2
Compression Ratio 10.1:1 --
Drive Type Chain Drive Chain Drive
Exhaust Pipes Single Exhaust Single Exhaust
Cooling System Liquid Cooled Liquid Cooled
Bore X Stroke 92 mm x 81.5 mm 108 mm x 71 mm
RPM at Maximum Power 7500 --
RPM at Maximum Torque 6250 --
Injection Type -- Fuel Injection
Lubrication System -- Forced Oil
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Category Adventure Sport Adventure Touring
Kerb Weight 226 kg --
Ground Clearance 210 mm 242 mm
Seating Capacity 2 2
Height 1355 mm --
Length 2310 mm --
Wheel Base 1560 mm --
Width 960 mm --
Seat Height 810 mm 880 mm
Dry Weight -- 221 kg
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Fuel & Ignition

Start Option Electric Electric
Fuel Type Petrol Petrol
Ignition System -- Twin Ignition
Fuel Supply System -- Fuel Injection

Gear & Transmission

Gear Box 6-Speed 6-Speed
Transmission Type Manual Manual

Chassis & Suspension

Suspension Travel(Front) 230 mm 220 mm
Suspension Travel(Rear) 220 mm 220 mm
Front Suspension Showa Inverted Telescopic WP XPLOR-USD
Rear Suspension Pro-Link with Showa, Swingarm WP Xplor PDS Shock Absorber

Wheels & Tyres

Front Tyre 90/90 R21 90/90 ZR21
Tyre Type Radial, Tubeless Runflat
Front Wheel Size R21 R21
Rear Tyre 150/70 R18 150/70 ZR18
Rear Wheel Size R18 R18


Battery Voltage -- 12 V

Safety & Security

Pass Switch Yes Yes
Wheel Lock Front/back No No
Back Rest No No
Riding Modes Off Road, Sport, Road, Rain Off Road, Sport, Road, Rain Street, Sport, Road Street, Sport, Road
Stability Control Yes --
Leg Guards No No
Engine Immobilizer Yes Yes
Launch Control No No
Engine Check Warning Yes Yes
Shutter Lock No No
Anti-Theft Alarm No --
Central Locking No --
ABS -- Yes
Side Reflectors -- Yes
Advanced Safety Features -- Hill Hold Control, Motor Slip Regulation Hill Hold Control, Motor Slip Regulation
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Odometer Digital Digital Digital Digital
Fuel Gauge Digital Digital Digital Digital
Tachometer Yes Yes
Side Stand Indicator No No
Display Screen Yes Yes
Oil Change Indicator Yes Yes
Speedometer Digital Digital Digital Digital
Tripmeter Yes Yes
Navigator -- No
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Adjustable Headlights Yes Yes
Indicator Light Yes Yes
Accessory Outlet -- Yes


Front Brake Dual Disc Dual Disc Dual Disc Dual Disc
Rear Brake Disc Disc Disc Disc

Differentiating Features

Height Adjustable Seats Yes No
Cruise Control -- Yes

Chassis & Suspension

Seat Type Dual Stepped Dual Stepped Dual Stepped Dual Stepped
Side Wings Yes Yes
Body Frame Type Semi Double Cradle Semi Double Cradle Chrome-moly tubular Chrome-moly tubular
Chrome Garnish -- No
Body Frame Material -- Steel Steel

Honda CRF1100L Africa Twin vs KTM 1290 Super Adventure R FAQs

Which Motorcycle is cheaper between Honda CRF1100L Africa Twin vs KTM 1290 Super Adventure R?

CRF1100L Africa Twin is priced at RM 98,888 and 1290 Super Adventure R is priced at RM 143,800 . Hence CRF1100L Africa Twin is the cheapest amongst these Motorcycle.

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Which Motorcycle has Higher ground clearance between CRF1100L Africa Twin vs 1290 Super Adventure R?

The CRF1100L Africa Twin comes with a ground clearance of 210 mm , on the other hand the 1290 Super Adventure R comes with a ground clearance of 242 mm , hence the KTM 1290 Super Adventure R has better ground clearence and off roading capabilities.

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