Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500X Vs KTM 390 Duke comparison

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₹ 2.49 Lakh
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Compare Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500X and KTM 390 Duke

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500X Vs KTM 390 Duke 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 KTM 390 Duke starts at ₹ 2.44 Lakh. On the other hand, the price of the base version of the Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500X starts at ₹ 2.39 Lakh.

Compare Mileage

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the KTM 390 Duke base engine returns 35 kmpl. The Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500X base returns 30 kmpl.

Compare Engine

In the powertrain department, the KTM 390 Duke gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500X comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine CC 499.0 cc373.2 cc
No Of Cylinder 11
Max Power 27.2 bhp @ 5250 rpm43 bhp @ 9000 rpm
Max Torque 41.3 Nm @ 4000 rpm37 Nm @ 7000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 24
Fuel Delivery Electronic Fuel InjectionFuel Injection System
Cooling System Air CooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self / Kick StartSelf Start
Fuel Tank Capacity 20.0 L13.4 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/A2.5 L
Mileage 30.00 Kmpl35.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range N/AN/A
Kerb Weight 197 kg149 kg
Length 2040 mm2145 mm
Width 830 mm760 mm
Height 1140 mm800 mm
Wheelbase 1350 mm1357 mm
Ground Clearance 135 mm185 mm
Seat Height N/A830 mm
No. Of Gears 5 Gears6 Gears
Clutch N/APASC Antihopping Clutch, Mechanically Operated
Chassis Type Single Down TubeSplit Trellis Frame, Powder Coated
Front Suspension 41mm Forks, 130mm TravelWP Upside-down Ø 43 Mm
Rear Suspension Twin Gas Charged Shock Absorbers With 5-step Adjustable Preload, 80mm TravelWP Monoshock
Front Brake Type Ventilated Disc, Double Piston CaliperDisc
Rear Brake Type Ventilated Disc, Single Piston CaliperDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 280 mm320 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 240 mm230 mm
Wheel Size 19 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 90 / 90 - 19" - 52 P TL110/70 X 17
Rear Tyre 120 / 80 - 18" - 62 P TL150/60 X 17
Battery Maintenance Free12V
Headlight ProjectorLED
Tail Light LEDLED
SpeedometerAnalogueDigital
TachometerAnalogueDigital
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
ABS-
Dog-Ring Transmission-
LED DRL (Daylight Running Light)-
LED Tail Lamp-
9MB ABS Brakes-
Instrument Has Everything That Distinguishes A Genuine KTM-
Telescopic Fork Suspension -
High-Speed Stability & Light Handling-
Kawasaki Original Silver-Mirror Paint -
Ohlins TTX36 Rear Suspension-
The Quest For Power, In-House-Designed Supercharger-
Ergonomics Provides Plenty Of Space & Freedom Of Movement-
Silencer Is Positioned Close To The Bike'S Overall Centre Of Gravity-
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