MV Agusta Turismo Veloce 800 vs BMW F 850 GS

The MV Agusta Turismo Veloce, middleweight sports touring motorcycle was launched at 18.99 lakh ex-showroom pan India. It is one of the costliest adventure tourer launched here. While there are several versions, the Turismo Veloce 800 is a road-biased adventure motorcycle in its fold. While browsing, we realised that it competes with the BMW F 850 GS. There are several versions of the motorcycle available here but we have picked the lowest trim for reference. Here is a look at how both compare on paper.

MV Agusta Turismo Veloce 800 vs BMW F 850 GS

MV Agusta
Turismo Veloce 800
BMW
F 850 GS
Engine Specification
TypeThree cylinder, liquid-cooledTwo cylinder, liquid-cooled
Engine capacity798cc853cc
Valvetrain4 valves4 valves
Compression ratio12.2:112.7:10
Max Power111PS@10,150rpm95PS@8,250rpm
Max torque83Nm@7,100rpm92Nm@6,250rpm
Power/WeightNA439.81PS/tonne
Dimensions
LxWxH (mm)2,125 x 910 x –2,305 x 922 x 1,356
Wheelbase (mm)1,4451,593
Fuel tank capacity21.5 litres15 litres
Kerb weight (kg)NA216
Suspension
FrontMarzocchi “UPSIDE DOWN”
telescopic hydraulic fork with
rebound-compression
Upside-down telescopic fork,
Ø 43 mm
RearProgressive Sachs, single shock
absorber with rebound and
compression damping
Cast aluminium dual swing arm,
central WAD spring strut,
spring pre-load hydraulically adjustable
Brakes 
Front320 mm disc305 mm disc
Rear220 mm disc265 mm disc
Tyres
Front120/70-ZR1790/90-R 21
Rear190/55-ZR17150/70-R 17
Price (ex-mumbai)18.99 lakh12.95 lakh

 

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