Triumph Thruxton R Vs Royal Enfield Classic 500 comparison

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Royal Enfield Classic 500
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 13.23 Lakh
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₹ 2.1 Lakh
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Compare Triumph Thruxton R and Royal Enfield Classic 500

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Triumph Thruxton R 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.

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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 Triumph Thruxton R starts at ₹ 11.92 Lakh.

Compare Mileage

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Royal Enfield Classic 500 base engine returns 35 kmpl. The Triumph Thruxton R base returns 21 kmpl.

Compare Engine

In the powertrain department, the Royal Enfield Classic 500 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Triumph Thruxton R comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine CC
1200.0 cc
499.0 cc
No Of Cylinder
Max Power
96 bhp @ 6750 rpm
27.2 bhp @ 5250 rpm
Max Torque
112 Nm @ 4950 rpm
41.3 Nm @ 4000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder
Fuel Delivery
Electronic Fuel Injection
Electronic Fuel Injection
Cooling System
Liquid Cooled
Air Cooled
Starting Mechanism
Self Start
Self / Kick Start
Fuel Tank Capacity
14.0 L
13.5 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity
2.5 L
21.00 Kmpl
35.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range
Kerb Weight
203 kg
194 kg
2150 mm
2140 mm
745 mm
790 mm
1030 mm
1090 mm
1415 mm
1360 mm
Ground Clearance
135 mm
Seat Height
810 mm
800 mm
No. Of Gears
6 Gears
5 Gears
Wet Multiplate
Wet, Multi-plate
Chassis Type
Tubular Steel Cradle
Single Downtube, Using Engine As Stressed Member
Front Suspension
Showa 43mm USD Big Piston Forks, Fully Adjustable
Telescopic, 35mm Forks, 130mm Travel
Rear Suspension
Fully Adjustable Ohlins Twin Shocks With Piggy Bac
Twin Gas Charged Shock Absorbers With 5-step Adjustable Preload, 80mm Travel
Front Brake Type
Double Disc
Disc, 2-Piston Caliper
Rear Brake Type
Drum, Single Lead Internal Expanding
Front Disc/Drum Size
310 mm
280 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size
220 mm
153 mm
Wheel Size
17 inches
19 inches
Wheel Type
Spoke Wheels
Spoke/Alloy Wheels
Front Tyre
120/70 ZR 17 - Pirelli Diablo Rosso Corsa
90/90 - 19" - 52 P
Rear Tyre
160/60 ZR17 - Pirelli Diablo Rosso Corsa
120/80 - 18" - 62P
Maintenance Free
12 Volt, 14 Ah
12V, 60 W / 55 W, HALOGEN
Tail Light
12V, P21/5W
Gear Indicator
Fuel Warning Indicator
Fuel Gauge
Low Oil Indicator
Low Battery Indicator
Pillion Seat
Pillion Grabrail
Engine Kill Switch
Tripmeter Type
Tripmeter Count
Pass Light
Beautiful Style & Sound
Finger Tip Controls
LED DRL Headlight
Torque Assist Clutch
Traction Control
Twin Feature Clocks
Brakes Front: 19 inch Rear: 18 inch
Finely Crafted Tank With Post War Era Graphics And Thigh Pads
Headlamp Casing Features The 'Tiger Eye Lamps' For That Bullet Look
Single Saddle Seat With Springs Provides Maximum Comfort
Tool Box With Classic Design
Vintage Tail Lamp Assembly Features A Classic Design
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