Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500X Vs Royal Enfield Classic 500 comparison

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Royal Enfield Classic 500
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 2.49 Lakh
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₹ 2.1 Lakh
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Compare Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500X and Royal Enfield Classic 500

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500X 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 ₹ 1.78 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 2.4 Lakh for the fully-loaded model. On the other hand, the price of the base version of the Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500X starts at ₹ 2.13 Lakh.

Compare Mileage

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

Compare Engine

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

Engine CC
499.0 cc
499.0 cc
No Of Cylinder
1
1
Max Power
27.2 bhp @ 5250 rpm
27.2 bhp @ 5250 rpm
Max Torque
41.3 Nm @ 4000 rpm
41.3 Nm @ 4000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder
2
2
Fuel Delivery
Electronic Fuel Injection
Electronic Fuel Injection
Cooling System
Air Cooled
Air Cooled
Starting Mechanism
Self / Kick Start
Self / Kick Start
Fuel Tank Capacity
20.0 L
13.5 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity
N/A
2.5 L
Mileage
30.00 Kmpl
35.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range
N/A
N/A
Kerb Weight
197 kg
194 kg
Length
2040 mm
2140 mm
Width
830 mm
790 mm
Height
1140 mm
1090 mm
Wheelbase
1350 mm
1360 mm
Ground Clearance
135 mm
135 mm
Seat Height
N/A
800 mm
No. Of Gears
5 Gears
5 Gears
Clutch
N/A
Wet, Multi-plate
Chassis Type
Single Down Tube
Single Downtube, Using Engine As Stressed Member
Front Suspension
41mm Forks, 130mm Travel
Telescopic, 35mm Forks, 130mm Travel
Rear Suspension
Twin Gas Charged Shock Absorbers With 5-step Adjustable Preload, 80mm Travel
Twin Gas Charged Shock Absorbers With 5-step Adjustable Preload, 80mm Travel
Front Brake Type
Ventilated Disc, Double Piston Caliper
Disc, 2-Piston Caliper
Rear Brake Type
Ventilated Disc, Single Piston Caliper
Drum, Single Lead Internal Expanding
Front Disc/Drum Size
280 mm
280 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size
240 mm
153 mm
Wheel Size
19 inches
19 inches
Wheel Type
Alloy Wheels
Spoke/Alloy Wheels
Front Tyre
90 / 90 - 19" - 52 P TL
90/90 - 19" - 52 P
Rear Tyre
120 / 80 - 18" - 62 P TL
120/80 - 18" - 62P
Battery
Maintenance Free
12 Volt, 14 Ah
Headlight
Projector
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
ABS
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APDV Engine with Superb Mileage
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Exciting Body Graphics
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LED DRL (Daylight Running Light)
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LED Tail Lamp
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Stylish Alloy Wheels
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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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Bosch Dual channel (with supermoto)
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Brakes Front: 19 inch Rear: 18 inch
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Ergonomics Provides Plenty Of Space & Freedom Of Movement
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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 Bike'S Overall Centre Of Gravity
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Single Saddle Seat With Springs Provides Maximum Comfort
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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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