Royal Enfield Classic 500 vs Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500 Comparison

*Ex-showroom price in Delhi

Royal Enfield Classic 500 vs Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500

Royal Enfield Classic 500 vs Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500: Royal Enfield Classic 500 ABS is the more fuel efficient one with a claimed mileage of 32 kmpl while the claimed figure for Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500 ABS is 30 kmpl. Royal Enfield Classic 500 is priced at Rs 202046 (Ex-showroom Price) while Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500 is the costlier one priced at Rs 207307 (Ex-showroom Price). Classic 500 is available in 6 colour options while Thunderbird 500 has 3 colours to choose from.

Overview
On Road Price
Rs.2.36 Lakh onwards
Rs.2.42 Lakh onwards
Mileage (ARAI)
32 kmpl
30 kmpl
Engine Type
Single cylinder, 4 stroke, Twin spark, Air cooled
Single cylinder, 4 stroke, Spark ignition, Air cooled
Displacement
499 cc
499 cc
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
User Rating
4.5
Based on 26 Reviews
4.3
Based on 14 Reviews
Photo Comparison
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Front Brake
Disc
Disc
Rear Brake
Disc
Disc
ColoursBlackFlicker blackStone BlackMarine
Fuel Capacity
13.5 L
20 L
Body Type
Cruiser Bikes
Cruiser Bikes, Tourer Bikes
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Engine and Transmission
Engine Type
Single cylinder, 4 stroke, Twin spark, 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
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
Features and Safety
ABS
Dual Channel
Dual Channel
Speedometer
Analogue
Analogue
Tachometer
-
Analogue
Odometer
Analogue
Digital
Tripmeter
-
Digital
Fuel Gauge
Analog
Digital
Console
Analogue
Analogue and Digital
Clock
-
Yes
Engine ImmobilizerNoNo
Anti Theft AlarmNoNo
Additional Features
-
Hazard Lamp
Stepup Seat
-
Yes
Passenger FootrestYesYes
Passenger Backrest
-
Yes
Mileage and Performance
ARAI Mileage
32 kmpl
30 kmpl
Overall Mileage
32 kmpl
-
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 Indicator
-
Yes
Pilot LampsYes
-
Tyres and Brakes
Tyre Size
Front :-90/90-19, Rear :-110/90-18
Front :-90/90-19 Rear :-120/80-18
Tyre Type
Tube
Tube
Wheel Size
Front :-19 inch, Rear :-18 inch
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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