Jawa vs Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500X Comparison

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Jawa vs Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500X

Jawa vs Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500X: Jawa ABS is the more fuel efficient one with a claimed mileage of 37 kmpl while the claimed figure for Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500X ABS is 32 kmpl. Jawa is priced at Rs 172942 (Ex-showroom Price) while Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500X is the costlier one priced at Rs 215178 (Ex-showroom Price). Jawa is available in 1 colour options while Thunderbird 500X has 2 colours to choose from.

Overview
On Road Price
Rs.1.96 Lakh onwards
Rs.2.50 Lakh onwards
Mileage (Overall)
37 kmpl
32 kmpl
Engine Type
Liquid Cooled, Single Cylinder, DOHC
Single cylinder 4 stroke, air-cooled
Displacement
293 cc
499 cc
No. of Cylinders
1
1
Max Power
36.70 PS
27.57 PS @ 5250 rpm
Max Torque
28 Nm
41.3 Nm @ 4000 rpm
User Rating
4.8
Based on 19 Reviews
4.7
Based on 6 Reviews
Photo Comparison
Engine
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Front Brake
Disc
Disc
Rear Brake
Drum
Disc
ColoursRedBlueOrange
Fuel Capacity
14 L
20 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, air-cooled
Displacement
293 cc
499 cc
Max Power
36.70 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
-
Drive Type
Chain Drive
Chain Drive
Starting
Self Start Only
Kick and Self Start
Fuel Supply
-
Fuel Injection
Transmission
Manual
Manual
Gear Box
6 Speed
5-Speed
Bore
76 mm
-
Stroke
65 mm
-
Compression Ratio
11:1
8.5:1
Features and Safety
ABS
Single Channel
Dual Channel
Speedometer
Analogue
Analogue
Tachometer
-
Analogue
Odometer
Digital
Digital
Tripmeter
-
Digital
Fuel Gauge
Analog
Digital
Console
Analogue
Analogue and Digital
Clock
-
Yes
Engine ImmobilizerNoNo
Anti Theft AlarmNoNo
Passenger Footrest
-
Yes
Mileage and Performance
Overall Mileage
37 kmpl
32 kmpl
Chassis and Suspension
Chassis
Double Cradle
Single Down Tube
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
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2040 mm
Width
-
830 mm
Height
-
1140 mm
Fuel Capacity
14 L
20 L
Saddle Height
765 mm
-
Ground Clearance
-
135 mm
Wheelbase
1369 mm
1350 mm
Kerb Weight
170 kg
199 kg
Electricals
Headlight
Halogen
LED Projector
Tail Light
Bulb
LED
Turn Signal Lamp
Bulb
Bulb
Projector Headlights
-
LED Projector
LED Tail Lights
-
Yes
Tyres and Brakes
Tyre Size
Front :-90/90-18 Rear :-120/80-17
Front :-90/90-19 Rear :-120/80-18
Tyre Type
Tube
Tubeless
Wheel Size
Front :-18 inch Rear :-17 inch
Front :-19 inch Rear :-18 inch
Wheels Type
Spoke
Alloy
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)
-
22 psi
Front Tyre Pressure (Rider & Pillion)
-
22 psi
Rear Tyre Pressure (Rider)
-
32 psi
Rear Tyre Pressure (Rider & Pillion)
-
32 psi

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