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Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 Vs Royal Enfield Classic Desert Storm comparison

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Compare Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 and Royal Enfield Classic Desert Storm

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 Vs Royal Enfield Classic Desert Storm 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 Desert Storm starts at ₹ 1.93 Lakh. On the other hand, the price of the base version of the Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 starts at ₹ 2.78 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 2.99 Lakh for top-end model.

Compare Mileage

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Royal Enfield Classic Desert Storm base engine returns 35 kmpl. The Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 base engine returns 26 kmpl.

Compare Engine

In the powertrain department, the Royal Enfield Classic Desert Storm gets a 499 cc that produces 27 bhp peak power. The Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 comes in a 648 cc that produces 47 bhp peak power.

Engine CC 648 cc499 cc
No Of Cylinder 2 1
Max Power 47 bhp @ 7250 rpm27.2 bhp @ 5250 rpm
Max Torque 52 Nm @ 5250 rpm41.3 Nm @ 4000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 4 2
Fuel Delivery Electronic Fuel Injection Electronic Fuel Injection
Cooling System Air Cooled Air Cooled
Starting Mechanism Electric Start Self / Kick Start
Fuel Tank Capacity 14 L13.5 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/A2.5 L
Mileage 25.5 Kmpl35 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range 357 km472.5 km
Kerb Weight 202 kg194 kg
Length 2122 mm2140 mm
Width 789 mm790 mm
Height 1165 mm1090 mm
Wheelbase 1400 mm1360 mm
Ground Clearance 174 mm135 mm
Seat Height 804 mm800 mm
No. Of Gears 6 5
Clutch Wet Multiplate Wet, Multi-plate
Chassis Type Tubular Steel Frame Single downtube, using engine as stressed member
Front Suspension 41mm dia front fork, 110mm Telescopic, 35mm Forks, 130mm Travel
Rear Suspension Twin, Coil-over Shocks, 88mm 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 320 mm280 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 240 mm153 mm
Wheel Size 18 inches19 inches
Wheel Type Spoke Spoke/Alloy Wheels
Front Tyre 100/90- 18"M/C56H 90/90 - 19
Rear Tyre 130/70- 18"M/C63H 120/80 - 18
Battery 12V, 12AH VRLA 12 Volt, 14 Ah
Headlight Halogen Bulb Type 12V, 60 W / 55 W, HALOGEN
Tail Light P21/5W Halogen Bulb 12V, P21/5W
Speedometer AnalogueAnalogue
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
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