Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500X Vs Royal Enfield Continental GT 650 comparison

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On Road Price
New Delhi
₹ 2.49 Lakh
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₹ 3.14 Lakh
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Compare Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500X and Royal Enfield Continental GT 650

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500X Vs Royal Enfield Continental GT 650 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 Royal Enfield Continental GT 650 starts at ₹ 2.94 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 3.15 Lakh for the fully-loaded model. On the other hand, the price of the base version of the Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500X starts at ₹ 2.39 Lakh.

Compare Mileage

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Royal Enfield Continental GT 650 base engine returns 26 kmpl. The Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500X base returns 30 kmpl.

Compare Engine

In the powertrain department, the Royal Enfield Continental GT 650 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500X comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine CC
499.0 cc
648.0 cc
No Of Cylinder
1
2
Max Power
27.2 bhp @ 5250 rpm
47 bhp @ 7250 rpm
Max Torque
41.3 Nm @ 4000 rpm
999.99 Nm @ 52 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
Electric Start
Fuel Tank Capacity
20.0 L
12.5 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity
N/A
1.5 L
Mileage
30.00 Kmpl
25.50 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range
N/A
N/A
Kerb Weight
197 kg
198 kg
Length
2040 mm
2122 mm
Width
830 mm
744 mm
Height
1140 mm
1024 mm
Wheelbase
1350 mm
1400 mm
Ground Clearance
135 mm
174 mm
Seat Height
N/A
804 mm
No. Of Gears
5 Gears
6 Gears
Clutch
N/A
Wet Multiplate
Chassis Type
Single Down Tube
Steel Tubular, Double Cradle
Front Suspension
41mm Forks, 130mm Travel
41mm Dia Front Fork, 110mm
Rear Suspension
Twin Gas Charged Shock Absorbers With 5-step Adjustable Preload, 80mm Travel
Twin, Coil-over Shocks, 88mm
Front Brake Type
Ventilated Disc, Double Piston Caliper
Disc
Rear Brake Type
Ventilated Disc, Single Piston Caliper
Disc
Front Disc/Drum Size
280 mm
320 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size
240 mm
240 mm
Wheel Size
19 inches
18 inches
Wheel Type
Alloy Wheels
Spoke
Front Tyre
90 / 90 - 19" - 52 P TL
100/90- 18"M/C56H
Rear Tyre
120 / 80 - 18" - 62 P TL
130/70- 18"M/C63H
Battery
Maintenance Free
12V, 12AH VRLA
Headlight
Projector
Halogen Bulb
Tail Light
LED
Halogen Bulb
Speedometer
Analogue
Analogue
Tachometer
Analogue
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
Digital
Tripmeter Count
Pass Light
ABS
-
LED DRL (Daylight Running Light)
-
LED Tail Lamp
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