Royal Enfield Continental GT 650 vs Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500X Comparison

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Royal Enfield Continental GT 650 vs Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500X

Royal Enfield Continental GT 650 vs Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500X: Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500X ABS is the more fuel efficient one with a claimed mileage of 32 kmpl while the claimed figure for Royal Enfield Continental GT 650 STD is 25 kmpl. Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500X is priced at Rs 215178 (Ex-showroom Price) while Royal Enfield Continental GT 650 is the costlier one priced at Rs 265609 (Ex-showroom Price). Continental GT 650 is available in 5 colour options while Thunderbird 500X has 2 colours to choose from.

Overview
On Road Price
Rs.3.05 Lakh onwards
Rs.2.49 Lakh onwards
Mileage (Overall)
25 kmpl
32 kmpl
Engine Type
4 Stroke, Air-Oil cooled, SOHC Engine
Single cylinder 4 stroke, air-cooled
Displacement
648 cc
499 cc
No. of Cylinders
2
1
Max Power
47.65 PS @ 7250 rpm
27.57 PS @ 5250 rpm
Max Torque
52 Nm @ 5250 rpm
41.3 Nm @ 4000 rpm
User Rating
5.0
Based on 20 Reviews
4.7
Based on 6 Reviews
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Front Brake
Disc
Disc
Rear Brake
Disc
Disc
ColoursBlack MagicIce QueenSea NymphDr MayhemMister CleanBlueOrange
Fuel Capacity
12.5 L
20 L
Body Type
Cafe Racer Bikes
Cruiser Bikes
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Engine and Transmission
Engine Type
4 Stroke, Air-Oil cooled, SOHC Engine
Single cylinder 4 stroke, air-cooled
Displacement
648 cc
499 cc
Max Power
47.65 PS @ 7250 rpm
27.57 PS @ 5250 rpm
Max Torque
52 Nm @ 5250 rpm
41.3 Nm @ 4000 rpm
No. of Cylinders
2
1
Cooling System
Air and Oil Cooled
Air Cooled
Valve Per Cylinder
4
-
Drive Type
Chain Drive
Chain Drive
Starting
Self Start Only
Kick and Self Start
Fuel Supply
Fuel Injection
Fuel Injection
Clutch
Slipper Clutch
-
Ignition
Digital spark ignition - TCI
-
Transmission
Manual
Manual
Gear Box
6-Speed
5-Speed
Bore
78 mm
-
Stroke
67.8 mm
-
Compression Ratio
9.5:1
8.5:1
Features and Safety
ABS
Dual Channel
Dual Channel
Speedometer
Analogue
Analogue
Tachometer
-
Analogue
Odometer
Digital
Digital
Tripmeter
-
Digital
Fuel Gauge
Digital
Digital
Console
Analogue and Digital
Analogue and Digital
ClockYesYes
Engine ImmobilizerNoNo
Anti Theft AlarmNoNo
Passenger FootrestYesYes
Mileage and Performance
Overall Mileage
25 kmpl
32 kmpl
Chassis and Suspension
Chassis
Steel Tubular, Double Cradle Frame
Single Down Tube
Body Type
Cafe Racer Bikes
Cruiser Bikes
Front Suspension
Front Fork
Telescopic forks
Rear Suspension
Twin Coil-Over Shocks
Twin gas charged shock absorbers with 5-step adjustable preload
Dimensions and Capacity
Length
2122 mm
2040 mm
Width
744 mm
830 mm
Height
1024 mm
1140 mm
Fuel Capacity
12.5 L
20 L
Saddle Height
793 mm
-
Ground Clearance
174 mm
135 mm
Wheelbase
1398 mm
1350 mm
Kerb Weight
198 kg
199 kg
Electricals
Headlight
LED
LED Projector
Tail Light
LED
LED
Turn Signal Lamp
Bulb
Bulb
Projector Headlights
-
LED Projector
LED Tail LightsYesYes
Battery Capacity
12 V
-
Tyres and Brakes
Tyre Size
Front :-100/90-18, Rear :-130/70-18
Front :-90/90-19 Rear :-120/80-18
Tyre Type
Tubeless
Tubeless
Wheel Size
Front :-18 inch, Rear :-18 inch
Front :-19 inch Rear :-18 inch
Wheels Type
Spoke
Alloy
Front Brake
Disc
Disc
Rear Brake
Disc
Disc
Front Brake Diameter
320 mm
280 mm
Rear Brake Diameter
240 mm
240 mm
Front Tyre Pressure (Rider)
20 psi
22 psi
Front Tyre Pressure (Rider & Pillion)
22 psi
22 psi
Rear Tyre Pressure (Rider)
30 psi
32 psi
Rear Tyre Pressure (Rider & Pillion)
32 psi
32 psi

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