Kawasaki Vulcan S Vs Triumph Thunderbird comparison

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Kawasaki Vulcan S
On Road Price
New Delhi
₹ 6.23 Lakh
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₹ 16.04 Lakh
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Compare Kawasaki Vulcan S and Triumph Thunderbird

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Kawasaki Vulcan S Vs Triumph Thunderbird 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.

Compare Price

The ex-showroom, New Delhi price of the Triumph Thunderbird starts at ₹ 15.32 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 17.81 Lakh for the fully-loaded model. On the other hand, the price of the base version of the Kawasaki Vulcan S starts at ₹ 5.95 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 6.06 Lakh for range topping model.

Compare Mileage

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Triumph Thunderbird base engine returns 24 kmpl. The Kawasaki Vulcan S base returns 23 kmpl.

Compare Engine

In the powertrain department, the Triumph Thunderbird gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Kawasaki Vulcan S comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine CC 649.0 cc1699.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 22
Max Power 60 bhp @ 7500 rpm96 bhp @ 5200 rpm
Max Torque 63 Nm @ 6600 rpm156 Nm @ 2950 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 44
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionFuel Injection
Cooling System Liquid CooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf Start
Fuel Tank Capacity 14.0 L22.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/A3.0 L
Mileage 23.00 Kmpl23.60 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range N/AN/A
Kerb Weight 235 kg308 kg
Length 2310 mm2340 mm
Width 855 mm880 mm
Height 1090 mm1120 mm
Wheelbase 1575 mm1615 mm
Ground Clearance 130 mm140 mm
Seat Height 705 mm700 mm
No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet, Multi-discWet, Multi-plate
Chassis Type Perimeter, High-tensile SteelTubular Steel, Twin Spine
Front Suspension ø41 Mm Telescopic Fork/130 MmShowa 47 Mm Forks. 120 Mm Travel
Rear Suspension Offset Laydown Single-shock, Linkage Equipped, With Adjustable Preload/80 MmShowa Black Spring Twin Shocks With 5 Position Adjustable Preload, 95 Mm Rear Wheel Travel
Front Brake Type Brembo DiscDisc
Rear Brake Type DiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 300 mm310 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 250 mm310 mm
Wheel Size 18 inches19 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 120/70 R18 M/C 59H120/70 R19
Rear Tyre 160/60 R17 M/C 69H200/50 R17 75W
Battery Maintenance FreeMaintenance Free
Headlight Bulb And Reflector Type55/60 W (Multi-Reflector Type)
Tail Light LEDBulb
SpeedometerDigitalAnalogue
TachometerAnalogueAnalogue
Gear Indicator
Fuel Warning Indicator
Fuel Gauge
Low Oil Indicator
Low Battery Indicator
Pillion Seat
Pillion Grabrail
Engine Kill Switch
Clock
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Count
Pass Light
Dual Channel ABS-
9MB ABS Brakes-
ABS-
Instrument Has Everything That Distinguishes A Genuine KTM-
Telescopic Fork Suspension -
Aluminum Heat Cover-
Ergonomics Provides Plenty Of Space & Freedom Of Movement-
High & Wide Handleber-
New Tech LED Tail Light-
Passenger Grab Rail-
Round Headlight With LED Ring-
Shift Light-
Silencer Is Positioned Close To The Bike'S Overall Centre Of Gravity-
Stand Alarm-
Tear Drop Steel Fuel Tank 13.5 Lt-
Vintage Seat-
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