Royal Enfield Classic 500 vs Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500 Comparison

*Ex-showroom price in Delhi

Royal Enfield Classic 500 vs Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500

Should you buy Royal Enfield Classic 500 or Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500 Find out which bike is best for you - compare the two models on the basis of their price, mileage, features, colours and other specs. Royal Enfield Classic 500 price in is Rs (ex-showroom price) whereas the Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500 price in is Rs (ex-showroom). The engine in the Classic 500 makes 27.57 PS and 41.3 Nm . On the other hand, the power and torque of Thunderbird 500 stand at 27.57 PS and 41.3 Nm respectively.

Overview
Ex-Showroom Price--
On Road Price-
Rs.2.17 Lakh onwards
Mileage (ARAI)
30 Kmpl
Displacement
499 cc
499 cc
Engine Type
Single cylinder, 4 stroke, Spark ignition, Air cooled
Single cylinder, 4 stroke, spark ignition, air-cooled,
No. of Cylinders
1
1
Max Power
27.57 PS @ 5250 rpm
27.57 PS @ 5250 rpm
Max Torque
41.3 Nm @ 4000 rpm
41.3 Nm @ 4000 rpm
Front Brake
Disc
Disc
Rear Brake
Disc
Disc
Colours--
Fuel Capacity
13.5 L
20 L
Body Type
EMI Starts
₹ 7,002
Insurance
Engine and Transmission
Engine Type
Single cylinder, 4 stroke, Spark ignition, Air cooled
Single cylinder, 4 stroke, spark ignition, air-cooled,
Displacement
499 cc
499 cc
Max Power
27.57 PS @ 5250 rpm
27.57 PS @ 5250 rpm
Max Torque
41.3 Nm @ 4000 rpm
41.3 Nm @ 4000 rpm
No. of Cylinders
1
1
Cooling System
Air Cooled
Air Cooled
Valve Per Cylinder
2
2
Drive Type
Chain Drive
Chain Drive
Starting
Kick and Self Start
Fuel Supply
Fuel Injection
Fuel Injection
Clutch
Wet, Multi-Plate
Wet, Multi-Plate
Ignition
Digital Electronic Ignition
Digital Electronic Ignition
Transmission
Manual
Manual
Gear Box
5 Speed
5 Speed
Bore
84 mm
84 mm
Stroke
90 mm
90 mm
Compression Ratio
8.5:1
8.5:1
Emission Type
bs4
-
Features and Safety
ABS
Dual Channel
No
Mobile ConnectivityNoNo
Speedometer
Analogue
Analogue
Tachometer
-
Analogue
Odometer
Analogue
Digital
Tripmeter
-
Digital
Fuel Gauge
Analogue
Digital
Console
Analogue
Analogue and Digital
Clock
-
Yes
Additional Features
-
Hazard Lamp
Stepup Seat
-
Yes
Passenger FootrestYesYes
Mileage and Performance
ARAI Mileage
32 kmpl
30 Kmpl
Overall Mileage
32 kmpl
-
Acceleration (0-60 Kmph)
3 Sec
4.65 Sec
Chassis and Suspension
Chassis
Single down tube, Using engine as stressed member
Single Downtube, Using Engine As Stressed Member
Body Type
Cruiser Bikes
Cruiser Bikes, Tourer Bikes
Front Suspension
Telescopic Forks
Telescopic Forks
Rear Suspension
Twin Gas Charged Shock Absorbers With 5-step Adjustable Preload
Twin gas charged shock absorbers with 5-step adjustable preload
Dimensions and Capacity
Length
2140 mm
2060 mm
Width
790 mm
790 mm
Height
1090 mm
1205 mm
Fuel Capacity
13.5 L
20 L
Ground Clearance
135 mm
135 mm
Wheelbase
1380 mm
1350 mm
Kerb Weight
196 Kg
199 Kg
Electricals
Headlight
Halogen
Halogen
Tail Light
Bulb
LED
Turn Signal Lamp
Bulb
Bulb
Projector Headlights
-
Yes
LED Tail Lights
-
Yes
Battery Capacity
12 V, 12 Ah
12 V, 14 Ah
Average Fuel economy IndicatorYesYes
Pilot LampsYes
-
Tyres and Brakes
Tyre Size
Front :-90/90-19, Rear :-120/80-18
Front :-90/90-19 Rear :-120/80-18
Tyre Type
Tube
Tube
Wheel Size
Front :-482.6 mm,Rear :-457.2 mm
Front :-19 inch Rear :-18 inch
Wheels Type
Spoke
Spoke
Front Brake
Disc
Disc
Rear Brake
Disc
Disc
Front Brake Diameter
280 mm
280 mm
Rear Brake Diameter
240 mm
240 mm
Front Tyre Pressure (Rider)
22 psi
22 psi
Front Tyre Pressure (Rider & Pillion)
25 psi
22 psi
Rear Tyre Pressure (Rider)
32 psi
32 psi
Rear Tyre Pressure (Rider & Pillion)
35 psi
32 psi

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User Reviews of Comparison

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  • Royal Enfield Classic 500

    Never Go For Royal Enfield.

    Here is a genuine review who want to buy a classic 500 desert storm. I bought this bike on Aug 2017 as usual with high..... Read More

    By rajesh kumar
    On: Jul 28, 2020 | 1393 Views
  • Royal Enfield Classic 500

    Overall, Its A Beautiful Bike

    The Royal Enfield Classic 500 is the best old 500CC bike you can get in the market. It's classy powerful and feels..... Read More

    By hrishikesh hansora
    On: Apr 01, 2020 | 1228 Views
  • Royal Enfield Classic 500

    Awesome Bike

    That's an awesome bike. I loved it and also I am so excited to buy Royal Enfield Pegasus 500. My favourite bike.

    By aminul ahmed
    On: Feb 15, 2020 | 153 Views
  • Royal Enfield Classic 500

    Nice Bike.

    Royal Enfield bike is amazing as well as durable. All its features are nice.

    By ridham gupta
    On: Jan 24, 2020 | 244 Views
  • Royal Enfield Classic 500

    Great Bike.

    It's an awesome bike for long ride and city as well if we accelerate in a proper way and maintaining the gear shifting..... Read More

    By arun kumar
    On: Jan 17, 2020 | 979 Views
  • Royal Enfield Classic 500 Reviews
  • Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500

    Dynamic Bike

    Well maintained glossy bike with the running condition feels like royal. Dynamic bike with good performance.

    By aditya
    On: Sep 15, 2020 | 32 Views
  • Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500

    Ultimate machine.

    I have a wonderful experience with this beast. The power of the engine always astonishes me as a soon I throttle. It is..... Read More

    By ravi ranjan
    On: Aug 14, 2020 | 122 Views
  • Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500

    Good Condition Bike

    The bike is in good condition and the price is very negotiable. The bike battery comes with 48 months warranty with an..... Read More

    By sushant
    On: May 25, 2020 | 242 Views
  • Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500

    Excellent bike

    Excellent bike for both city and long rides, also its mileage is good.

    By naveen
    On: Feb 20, 2020 | 113 Views
  • Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500

    High vibrations.

    After 80kmph the vibrations are unbearable, which makes the bike disgusting highway cruiser. The quality of spares is..... Read More

    By japhet
    On: Dec 13, 2019 | 526 Views
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Questions And Answers

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Do you have tribute black limited addition available and what is the price

MANDEEP asked on 13 Apr 2020

Royal Enfield Classic 500 is available in 7 different colours - Tribute Black ...

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By Bikedekho Experts on 13 Apr 2020

What is the price of fuel pump of Royal Enfield Classic 500?

Vinay asked on 4 Jan 2020

For this, we would suggest you walk into the nearest authorized service centre ...

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By Bikedekho Experts on 4 Jan 2020

Is Royal Enfield Classic 500 availablein Kolkata?

Aditi asked on 21 Dec 2019

For the availability, we would suggest you walk into the nearest dealership as ...

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By Bikedekho Experts on 21 Dec 2019

Is Royal Enfield Classic 500 available in BS6 in India?

prem asked on 11 Dec 2019

Please donot purchase Enfield as India trying to ruined the brand value by his ...

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By Malay on 11 Dec 2019

What is the top speed of Classic 500?

parth asked on 11 Dec 2019

The top speed of Royal Enfield Classic 500 is 130 to 131 kmph.

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By Bikedekho Experts on 11 Dec 2019

What is the price of petrol supply motor?

DAITARI asked on 5 Feb 2020

The exact information regarding the cost of the spare parts of the bike can be ...

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By Bikedekho Experts on 5 Feb 2020

When Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500 going to be available in the market, since booking is done 2-3 months back and the bike is yet to be delivered.

Ashish asked on 4 Dec 2019

For the availability and delivery, we would suggest you walk into the nearest ...

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By Bikedekho Experts on 4 Dec 2019

What is the price of Thunderbird 500cc 2014 model fuel injector?

Varun asked on 21 Nov 2019

Exact information regarding the prices and availability of the spare parts would...

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By Bikedekho Experts on 21 Nov 2019

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