Honda Africa Twin vs Honda NT1100: Journey bike vs touring motorcycle evaluate

The Honda Africa Twin vs the Honda NT1100, two motorbikes that share a lot of the identical DNA however serve two completely different functions: The Africa Twin is for journey, whereas the NT1100 is for touring. However which might be the correct alternative for you? Watch as Bryn and James give each motorbikes the ABR Verdict on a street journey via the Cotswolds on this video, supported by the nice people at SENA.

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Watch the evaluate under to search out out the winner

So, again to the bikes. Having ridden the Africa Twin as far afield as Thailand, James reckons the CRF1100L Africa Twin has what it takes to topple the NT100 on this face to face. However after a yr driving of the NT1100 the size and breadth of UK, Bryn has fallen below the spell of the massive Honda.

Discover out which bike wins out because the boys give each motorbikes the Journey Bike Rider Verdict, breaking down they carry out as commuters, weekend tourers, off roaders, continental street tourers, and pillion carriers.

However why did we select to check these two bikes specifically? Nicely, each machines share the identical engine, chassis, many parts, electronics, and extra, with the NT1100 at its coronary heart being an Africa Twin with 17″ wheels.

So, are you higher off shopping for the street touring machine in the event you don’t intend on leaving the blacktop? Or does the Africa Twin’s versatility on and off the street make it the superior alternative? Let’s discover out….

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