Indian Chieftain Elite Vs Royal Enfield Classic 500 comparison

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Royal Enfield Classic 500
On Road Price
New Delhi
₹ 40.25 Lakh
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₹ 2.1 Lakh
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Compare Indian Chieftain Elite and Royal Enfield Classic 500

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Indian Chieftain Elite Vs Royal Enfield Classic 500 on CarandBike to make an informed buying decision as to which bike to buy in 2020. This comparison has been carried out on the basis of prices, engine specifications, mileage, and features of these two-wheelers.

Compare Price

The ex-showroom, New Delhi price of the Royal Enfield Classic 500 starts at ₹ 1.9 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 2.67 Lakh for the fully-loaded model. On the other hand, the price of the base version of the Indian Chieftain Elite starts at ₹ 40.25 Lakh.

Compare Mileage

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Royal Enfield Classic 500 base engine returns 35 kmpl. The Indian Chieftain Elite base returns 18 kmpl.

Compare Engine

In the powertrain department, the Royal Enfield Classic 500 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Indian Chieftain Elite comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine CC
1811.0 cc
499.0 cc
No Of Cylinder
2
1
Max Power
73 bhp @ rpm
27.2 bhp @ 5250 rpm
Max Torque
N/A
41.3 Nm @ 4000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder
4
2
Fuel Delivery
Closed Loop Fuel Injection
Electronic Fuel Injection
Cooling System
Liquid Cooled
Air Cooled
Starting Mechanism
Self Start
Self / Kick Start
Fuel Tank Capacity
20.8 L
13.5 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity
N/A
2.5 L
Mileage
18.00 Kmpl
35.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range
N/A
N/A
Kerb Weight
388 kg
194 kg
Length
2506 mm
2140 mm
Width
1000 mm
790 mm
Height
1448 mm
1090 mm
Wheelbase
1668 mm
1360 mm
Ground Clearance
142 mm
135 mm
Seat Height
660 mm
800 mm
No. Of Gears
6 Gears
5 Gears
Clutch
Wet, Multi-Plate
Wet, Multi-plate
Chassis Type
Split Dual Exhaust W/ Cross-over
Single Downtube, Using Engine As Stressed Member
Front Suspension
Telescopic Fork
Telescopic, 35mm Forks, 130mm Travel
Rear Suspension
Single Shock W/ Air Adjust
Twin Gas Charged Shock Absorbers With 5-step Adjustable Preload, 80mm Travel
Front Brake Type
Disc
Disc, 2-Piston Caliper
Rear Brake Type
Disc
Drum, Single Lead Internal Expanding
Front Disc/Drum Size
300 mm
280 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size
300 mm
153 mm
Wheel Size
16 inches
19 inches
Wheel Type
Alloy Wheels
Spoke/Alloy Wheels
Front Tyre
Dunlop® American Elite 130/60B19 61H
90/90 - 19" - 52 P
Rear Tyre
Dunlop® Elite 3 Multi-Compound 180/60R16 80H
120/80 - 18" - 62P
Battery
Maintenance Free
12 Volt, 14 Ah
Headlight
LED
12V, 60 W / 55 W, HALOGEN
Tail Light
LED
12V, P21/5W
Speedometer
Analogue
Analogue
Tachometer
Analogue
Gear Indicator
Fuel Warning Indicator
Fuel Gauge
Low Oil Indicator
Low Battery Indicator
Pillion Seat
Pillion Grabrail
Engine Kill Switch
Clock
Tripmeter Type
Digital
Tripmeter Count
Pass Light
9MB ABS Brakes
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Instrument Has Everything That Distinguishes A Genuine KTM
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Telescopic Fork Suspension
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ABS
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Aggressive Seat Position
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BS IV Compliant
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Dual Channel ABS
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First LED headlight
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Good Mileage (43 Km/L)
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LCD Instrument Cluster
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LED Tail Lamp
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New front & rear suspension settings
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Super Suspension for Enhanced Comfort
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Ergonomics Provides Plenty Of Space & Freedom Of Movement
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Silencer Is Positioned Close To The Bike'S Overall Centre Of Gravity
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11-Litre Fuel Tank
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280 mm Diameter Front Disc Brakes
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Brakes Front: 19 inch Rear: 18 inch
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Finely Crafted Tank With Post War Era Graphics And Thigh Pads
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Headlamp Casing Features The 'Tiger Eye Lamps' For That Bullet Look
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Silencer Is Positioned Close To The Machine'S Overall Centre Of Gravity
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Single Saddle Seat With Springs Provides Maximum Comfort
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Telescopic Fork The 200 Duke'S High-Quality Upside-Down Suspension
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Tool Box With Classic Design
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Vintage Tail Lamp Assembly Features A Classic Design
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