Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500X Vs Royal Enfield Himalayan comparison

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Royal Enfield Himalayan
On Road Price
New Delhi
₹ 2.49 Lakh
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₹ 1.99 Lakh
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Compare Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500X and Royal Enfield Himalayan

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500X Vs Royal Enfield Himalayan 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 Himalayan starts at ₹ 1.9 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 2.11 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 Himalayan base engine returns 45 kmpl. The Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500X base returns 30 kmpl.

Compare Engine

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

Engine CC
499.0 cc
411.0 cc
No Of Cylinder
1
1
Max Power
27.2 bhp @ 5250 rpm
24.5 bhp @ 6500 rpm
Max Torque
41.3 Nm @ 4000 rpm
32 Nm @ 4250 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder
2
2
Fuel Delivery
Electronic Fuel Injection
Digital Electronic Ignition
Cooling System
Air Cooled
Air Cooled
Starting Mechanism
Self / Kick Start
Self Start
Emission Standard
N/A
BS IV
Fuel Tank Capacity
20.0 L
15.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity
N/A
N/A
Mileage
30.00 Kmpl
45.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range
N/A
N/A
Kerb Weight
197 kg
191 kg
Length
2040 mm
2190 mm
Width
830 mm
840 mm
Height
1140 mm
1360 mm
Wheelbase
1350 mm
1465 mm
Ground Clearance
135 mm
220 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
Half-duplex Split Cradle Frame
Front Suspension
41mm Forks, 130mm Travel
Telescopic, 41 Mm Forks, 200 Mm Travel
Rear Suspension
Twin Gas Charged Shock Absorbers With 5-step Adjustable Preload, 80mm Travel
Monoshock With Linkage, 180 Mm Wheel Travel
Front Brake Type
Ventilated Disc, Double Piston Caliper
Disc, 2-piston Floating Caliper
Rear Brake Type
Ventilated Disc, Single Piston Caliper
Disc, Single Piston Floating Caliper
Front Disc/Drum Size
280 mm
300 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size
240 mm
240 mm
Wheel Size
19 inches
21 inches
Wheel Type
Alloy Wheels
Spoke Wheels
Front Tyre
90 / 90 - 19" - 52 P TL
90/90 - 21"
Rear Tyre
120 / 80 - 18" - 62 P TL
120/90 - 17"
Battery
Maintenance Free
12 Volt, 8 AH MF
Headlight
Projector
12V H4 60 / 55 W
Tail Light
LED
LED
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)
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LED Tail Lamp
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220mm Of Ground Clearance
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BS IV Compliant
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Comes with An Optimized Handlebar
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Comprehensive Instrument Cluster
-
Dual Channel ABS
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External Cooling System For The Crankcase Oil
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Silencer Increases Water Wading Ability
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Himalayan Comes with 15-Liter Fuel Tank
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Twin Muffler
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