Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500 vs Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500X Comparison

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Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500 vs Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500X

Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500 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 Thunderbird 500 ABS is 30 kmpl. Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500 is priced at Rs 207307 (Ex-showroom Price) while Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500X is the costlier one priced at Rs 215178 (Ex-showroom Price). Thunderbird 500 is available in 3 colour options while Thunderbird 500X has 2 colours to choose from.

Overview
On Road Price
Rs.2.42 Lakh onwards
Rs.2.50 Lakh onwards
Mileage (ARAI)
30 kmpl
32 kmpl
Engine Type
Single cylinder, 4 stroke, Spark ignition, Air cooled
Single cylinder 4 stroke, 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
4.1
Based on 16 Reviews
4.7
Based on 6 Reviews
Photo Comparison
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Front Brake
Disc
Disc
Rear Brake
Disc
Disc
ColoursFlicker blackStone BlackMarineBlueOrange
Fuel Capacity
20 L
20 L
Body Type
Cruiser Bikes, Tourer Bikes
Cruiser Bikes
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Engine and Transmission
Engine Type
Single cylinder, 4 stroke, Spark ignition, Air cooled
Single cylinder 4 stroke, 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
-
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
-
Ignition
Digital Electronic Ignition
-
Transmission
Manual
Manual
Gear Box
5 Speed
5-Speed
Bore
84 mm
-
Stroke
90 mm
-
Compression Ratio
8.5:1
8.5:1
Features and Safety
ABS
Dual Channel
Dual Channel
Speedometer
Analogue
Analogue
Tachometer
Analogue
Analogue
Odometer
Digital
Digital
Tripmeter
Digital
Digital
Fuel Gauge
Digital
Digital
Console
Analogue and Digital
Analogue and Digital
ClockYesYes
Engine ImmobilizerNoNo
Anti Theft AlarmNoNo
Additional Features
Hazard Lamp
-
Stepup SeatYes
-
Passenger FootrestYesYes
Passenger BackrestYes
-
Mileage and Performance
ARAI Mileage
30 kmpl
-
Overall Mileage
-
32 kmpl
0-60 Kmph
4.65 Sec
-
Chassis and Suspension
Chassis
Single Downtube, Using Engine As Stressed Member
Single Down Tube
Body Type
Cruiser Bikes, Tourer Bikes
Cruiser 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
2060 mm
2040 mm
Width
790 mm
830 mm
Height
1205 mm
1140 mm
Fuel Capacity
20 L
20 L
Ground Clearance
135 mm
135 mm
Wheelbase
1350 mm
1350 mm
Kerb Weight
199 Kg
199 kg
Electricals
Headlight
Halogen
LED Projector
Tail Light
LED
LED
Turn Signal Lamp
Bulb
Bulb
Projector HeadlightsYes
LED Projector
LED Tail LightsYesYes
Battery Capacity
12 V, 14 Ah
-
Average Fuel economy IndicatorYes
-
Tyres and Brakes
Tyre Size
Front :-90/90-19 Rear :-120/80-18
Front :-90/90-19 Rear :-120/80-18
Tyre Type
Tube
Tubeless
Wheel Size
Front :-19 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
280 mm
280 mm
Rear Brake Diameter
240 mm
240 mm
Front Tyre Pressure (Rider)
22 psi
22 psi
Front Tyre Pressure (Rider & Pillion)
22 psi
22 psi
Rear Tyre Pressure (Rider)
32 psi
32 psi
Rear Tyre Pressure (Rider & Pillion)
32 psi
32 psi

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