Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin vs Norton Commando 961 Sport MK II

Compare Specifications of CRF1000L Africa Twin and Commando 961 Sport MK II

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Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin
Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin

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Norton Commando 961 Sport MK II
Norton Commando 961 Sport MK II

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Technical Specifications
Fuel Petrol Petrol
Engine Displacement 998.00 cc 961.00 cc
Engine liquid-cooled 4-stroke 8-valve Parallel Twin with 270° crank and Unicam In-house developed parallel twin with dry sump lubrication
Engine Starting Electric Electric Start
Clutch Wet, multi-plate with coil springs, aluminum cam assist and slipper clutch Wet multi plate
Fuel System Fuel Injection --
Ignition -- Crank fired electronic fuel injection.
Cooling System Liquid cooled Air/Oil
Maximum Power 87 bhp @ 7500 rpm 80 Ps @ 6500 rpm
Maximum Torque 91.9 Nm @ 6000 rpm 90 Nm @ 5200 rpm
Transmission Constant mesh 6-speed manual / 6-speed DCT with on and off-road riding modes Constant mesh 5-speed
Gear Shift Pattern 1-N-2-3-4-5-6 1-N-2-3-4-5
Battery 12V 11.2A-h --
Frame Steel semi-double cradle type with high-tensile strength steel rear sub-frame --
Headlamp LED with DRLs --
Taillamp LED Tail Lamp --
Mileage
Overall Mileage 18 kmpl --
Tyres
Front 90/90-R21 tube type 120/70 x 17
Rear 150/70-R18 tube type 180/55 x 17
Wheel / RIM Alloy Wheels spoke wheels
Brakes
Front 310mm dual wave floating hydraulic disc with aluminum hub and radial fit 4-piston calipers and sinte Twin Brembo 320 mm fully-floating high carbon steel discs and Brembo 4-piston ‘Mono bloc’ radial
Rear 256mm wave hydraulic disc with 2-piston caliper and sintered metal pads. Also Lever-Lock Type Parkin Brembo 240 mm disc and 2-piston caliper with ABS
Suspension
Front Telescopic 43mm Ohlins upside down forks, adjustable for preload, compression and rebound damping.
Rear Pro-Link Ohlins twin shocks with remote reservoir – fully adjustable.
Colors Available
Colors Dakar Rally, Digital Metallic Silver --


Physical Specs
Length 2334.2 mm --
Width 873.7 mm --
Height 1475.7 mm --
Weight 231.7 kg --
Wheelbase 1574.8 mm 1400 mm
Ground Clearance 850.9 mm --
Fuel Tank Capacity 18.7 litres --
Overview
About The CRF1000L Africa Twin is the motorcycle that leads the adventure segment of Honda Motorcycle Read More --
Features -Torque Control System (HSTC-3 levels)
-2 Channel ABS
-Parallel Twin-Engine layout
-Tapered Aluminium Handlebar
-4 Piston calipers for powerful braking
-Twin Air Intake
-Unicam Engine Design
-Adjustable Seat
-43 degree steering lock
-Biaxial counterbalance
-Low center of gravity with compact mass
-Dry sump engine
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