Jawa 42 vs Royal Enfield Classic 500 Comparison

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Jawa 42 vs Royal Enfield Classic 500

Jawa 42 vs Royal Enfield Classic 500: Jawa 42 STD is the more fuel efficient one with a claimed mileage of 37 kmpl while the claimed figure for Royal Enfield Classic 500 ABS is 32 kmpl. Jawa 42 is priced at Rs 163000 (Ex-showroom Price) while Royal Enfield Classic 500 is the costlier one priced at Rs 202046 (Ex-showroom Price). 42 is available in 6 colour options while Classic 500 has 6 colours to choose from.

Overview
On Road Price
Rs.1.85 Lakh onwards
Rs.2.36 Lakh onwards
Mileage (Overall)
37 kmpl
32 kmpl
Engine Type
Liquid Cooled, Single Cylinder, DOHC
Single cylinder, 4 stroke, twin spark
Displacement
293 cc
499 cc
No. of Cylinders
1
1
Max Power
27.37 PS
27.57 PS @ 5250 rpm
Max Torque
28 Nm
41.3 Nm @ 4000 rpm
User Rating
4.6
Based on 37 Reviews
4.1
Based on 33 Reviews
Photo Comparison
Engine
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Front Brake
Disc
Disc
Rear Brake
Drum
Disc
ColoursStralight BlueComet RedGalactic GreenHalleys TealLumos LimeNebula Blue+1 MoreBlack
Fuel Capacity
14 L
13.5 L
Body Type
Cruiser Bikes
Cruiser Bikes
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Engine and Transmission
Engine Type
Liquid Cooled, Single Cylinder, DOHC
Single cylinder, 4 stroke, twin spark
Displacement
293 cc
499 cc
Max Power
27.37 PS
27.57 PS @ 5250 rpm
Max Torque
28 Nm
41.3 Nm @ 4000 rpm
No. of Cylinders
1
1
Cooling System
Liquid Cooled
Air Cooled
Valve Per Cylinder
4
2
Drive Type
Chain Drive
Chain Drive
Starting
Self Start Only
Kick and Self Start
Fuel Supply
Fuel Injection
Fuel Injection
Clutch
NA
Wet, Multi-Plate
Ignition
NA
Digital Electronic Ignition
Transmission
Manual
Manual
Gear Box
6 Speed
5 Speed
Bore
76 mm
84 mm
Stroke
65 mm
90 mm
Compression Ratio
11:1
8.5:1
Features and Safety
ABS
Single Channel
Dual Channel
Speedometer
Analogue
Analogue
Odometer
Digital
Analogue
Fuel Gauge
Analog
No
Console
Analogue and Digital
Analogue
Engine ImmobilizerNoNo
Anti Theft AlarmNoNo
Additional Features
Twin Exhaust
NA
Passenger Footrest
NA
Yes
Mileage and Performance
ARAI Mileage
NA
32 kmpl
Overall Mileage
37 kmpl
32 kmpl
0-60 Kmph
NA
3 Sec
Chassis and Suspension
Chassis
Double Cradle
Single Downtube, Using Engine As Stressed Member
Body Type
Cruiser Bikes
Cruiser Bikes
Front Suspension
Telescopic Hydraulic Fork
Telescopic Forks
Rear Suspension
Gas Canister - Twin shock hydraulic
Twin Gas Charged Shock Absorbers With 5-step Adjustable Preload
Dimensions and Capacity
Length
NA
2140 mm
Width
NA
790 mm
Height
NA
1090 mm
Fuel Capacity
14 L
13.5 L
Saddle Height
765 mm
NA
Ground Clearance
NA
135 mm
Wheelbase
1369 mm
1380 mm
Kerb Weight
170 kg
196 Kg
Electricals
Headlight
Halogen
Halogen
Tail Light
Bulb
Bulb
Turn Signal Lamp
Bulb
Bulb
Battery Capacity
NA
12 V, 12 Ah
Tyres and Brakes
Tyre Size
Front :-90/90-18 Rear :-120/80-17
Front :-90/90-19, Rear :-110/90-18
Tyre Type
Tube
Tube
Wheel Size
Front :-18 inch Rear :-17 inch
Front :-19 inch, Rear :-18 inch
Wheels Type
Spoke
Spoke
Front Brake
Disc
Disc
Rear Brake
Drum
Disc
Front Brake Diameter
280 mm
280 mm
Rear Brake Diameter
153 mm
240 mm
Front Tyre Pressure (Rider)
NA
22 psi
Front Tyre Pressure (Rider & Pillion)
NA
25 psi
Rear Tyre Pressure (Rider)
NA
32 psi
Rear Tyre Pressure (Rider & Pillion)
NA
35 psi

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