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JAWA Forty Two Vs Royal Enfield Classic 500 comparison

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Royal Enfield Classic 500
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New Delhi
₹ 1.69 Lakh
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Compare JAWA Forty Two and Royal Enfield Classic 500

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the JAWA Forty Two Vs Royal Enfield Classic 500 on CarAndBike to make an informed buying decision as to which bike to buy in 2019. This comparison has been carried out on the basis of prices, engine specifications, mileage, and features of these two-wheelers.

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The ex-showroom, New Delhi price of the Royal Enfield Classic 500 starts at ₹ 1.9 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 2.55 Lakh for top-end model. On the other hand, the price of the base version of the JAWA Forty Two starts at ₹ 1.69 Lakh.

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As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Royal Enfield Classic 500 base engine returns 35 kmpl. The JAWA Forty Two base engine returns 38 kmpl.

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In the powertrain department, the Royal Enfield Classic 500 gets a 499 cc that produces 27 bhp peak power. The JAWA Forty Two comes in a 293 cc that produces 27 bhp peak power.

Frame Double cradleN/A
Compression 11:1N/A
Bore Stroke 76 x 65N/A
Exhaust Twin ExhaustN/A
Engine CC 293 cc499 cc
No Of Cylinder 1 1
Max Power 27 bhp @ rpm27.2 bhp @ 5250 rpm
Max Torque 28 Nm @ rpm41.3 Nm @ 4000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 4 2
Fuel Delivery Fuel Injection Electronic Fuel Injection
Cooling System liquid cooled Air Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self Start Self / Kick Start
Fuel Tank Capacity 14 L13.5 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/A2.5 L
Mileage 37.5 Kmpl35 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range 525 km472.5 km
Kerb Weight 170 kg194 kg
Length 2122 mm2140 mm
Width 789 mm790 mm
Height 1165 mm1090 mm
Wheelbase 1369 mm1360 mm
Ground Clearance N/A135 mm
Seat Height N/A800 mm
No. Of Gears 6 Gears5 Gears
Clutch N/AWet, Multi-plate
Chassis Type Double cradle Single Downtube, Using Engine As Stressed Member
Front Suspension Telescopic Hydraulic Fork Telescopic, 35mm Forks, 130mm Travel
Rear Suspension Gas Canister - Twin shock hydraulic Twin Gas Charged Shock Absorbers With 5-step Adjustable Preload, 80mm Travel
Front Brake Type Disc with floating caliper and ABS Disc, 2-Piston Caliper
Rear Brake Type Drum Drum, Single Lead Internal Expanding
Front Disc/Drum Size 280 mm280 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 153 mm153 mm
Wheel Size 18 inches19 inches
Wheel Type Spoke Wheels Spoke/Alloy Wheels
Front Tyre 90/90 - 18 Tubeless 90/90 - 19" - 52 P
Rear Tyre 120/80 - 17 Tubeless 120/80 - 18" - 62P
Battery N/A12 Volt, 14 Ah
Headlight N/A12V, 60 W / 55 W, HALOGEN
Tail Light N/A12V, P21/5W
ABS
Power and handling
Passion and horsepower
Quality at the heart of design
Speedometer AnalogueAnalogue
Tachometer
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
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