Royal Enfield Thunderbird 350X And 500X Launch Highlights: Prices, Images, Specifications, Features

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Royal Enfield Thunderbird 350X And 500X Launch Highlights: Prices, Images, Specifications, Features View Photos

Royal Enfield has launched the much talked about Thunderbird 350X and 500X motorcycles in India. The RE Thunderbird 350X is priced at Rs. 1.56 lakh, while the Thunderbird 500X is priced at Rs. 1.98 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). The new Thunderbird X get modern upgrades to the styling, while retaining its old-school engines. The bikes comes with alloy wheels with tubeless tyres, short handlebar and the Gunslinger single-seat. The headlamp gets a smoked projector lamp while the LED taillight has been retained. The bike gets matte black treatment that compliments that contrast finished fuel tank colours. The 350X is available in white and red colours, while the 500X is available in orange and blue.

The Royal Enfield Thunderbird X range also continues to use the same engine and gearbox as the standard offering on sale. The Thunderbird 350X is powered by a 346 cc single-cylinder, air-cooled engine tuned for 19 bhp and 28 Nm of peak torque, while the Thunderbird 500X draws power from a 499 cc motor that churns out 27 bhp and peak torque of 41.3 Nm. Both versions come paired to a 5-speed gearbox. Suspension duties are handled by telescopic forks up front and dual shock absorbers at the rear. Braking performance comes from disc brakes at the front and rear.

Catch all the highlights from the Royal Enfield Thunderbird X launch here:

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Royal Enfiedl Thunderbird X Live
Check out our launch story for complete details on the newly launched Royal Enfield Thunderbird 350X and 500X HERE.



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Royal Enfiedl Thunderbird X Live
The Royal Enfield Thunderbird X is offered with the same engines as the standard models.

 
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Royal Enfiedl Thunderbird X: Prices
Royal Enfield has priced the Thunderbird X range at a premium of about Rs. 8000 over the standard models.

 
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Royal Enfiedl Thunderbird X: Prices

Prices for the Royal Enfield Thunderbird X range start at:

1. Thunderbird 350X - Rs. 1.56 lakh
2. Thunderbird 500X - Rs. 1.98 lakh

Both prices are ex-showroom, Delhi.

Bookings for the Thunderbird X commence from today across RE dealerships.



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Royal Enfield calls the Thunderbird X - Factory built with custom inspiration.


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Royal Enfiedl Thunderbird X Live
The instrument cluster remains the same, but the speedometer dial gets a colour upgrade to match the exterior.


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Royal Enfield Thunderbird X Live
The Thunderbird 500X will be available in orange and blue.

The Thunderbird 350X will be available in white and red.

Shorter handlebar
9-spoke alloy wheels
Gunslinger single seat

Accessories include new backrest and fly screen made specifically for the bike.


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Royal Enfield Thunderbird X Live
The Royal Enfield Thunderbird X gets a blacked out theme and is the first bike from the company to ride on tubeless tyres.


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Royal Enfield Thunderbird X Live
The Royal Enfield Thunderbird was launched in 2002 and 16 years later too, it remains a strong seller in the company's line-up.


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Royal Enfield Thunderbird X Livs
The Royal Enfield Thunderbird X will be available across of the manufacturer's 321 dealerships pan India from today itself.


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Royal Enfield Thunderbird 350X: In Pictures
Royal Enfield has replaced the split seats from the standard Thunderbird with this new 'Gunslinger' single-seater. It certainly looks a lot better and should be inclined towards better comfort too.


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Royal Enfield Thunderbird 350X: In Pictures
The Royal Enfield Thunderbird X is offered in four colour options.

This one is called Drifter Blue


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Royal Enfield Thunderbird 350X: In Pictures
The headlight cluster remains the same on the Royal Enfield Thunderbird 350X, but is now finished in matte black.


Feb 28, 2018
Royal Enfield Thunderbird 350X: In Pictures
Here's a look at the Royal Enfield Thunderbird 350X. What do you think about it?


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Royal Enfield Thunderbird X
The Royal Enfield Thunderbird 350X and 500X will be the second big launch for the bike maker after the Himalayan Sleet Edition that was launched a few weeks ago.


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Royal Enfield Thunderbird 350X and 500X
We are at the Royal Enfield Thunderbird 350X and 500X launch event.

Proceedings to commence in sometime.

Meanwhile, here's a sneak peek on what the Thunderbird X is about.


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Royal Enfield Thunderbird
Just a reminder, this is what the standard Royal Enfield Thunderbird looks like


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Royal Enfield Thunderbird 350X and 500X: Colours
The new Thunderbird X will be available in four colour options -

1. Getaway Orange
2. Drifter Blue
3. Whimsical White
4. Roving Red
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Royal Enfield Thunderbird 350X and 500X: Suspension and Brakes
The Thunderbird 350X and 500X will continue to use telescopic forks up front and twin shock absorbers at the rear. The suspension setup though now gets a matte black finish, and so does the exhaust and the grab rail.

Braking performance comes from disc brakes at either end.

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Royal Enfield Thunderbird 350X and 500X: Engines
With engines being the same, the Royal Enfield Thunderbird 350X and 500X get no change in power output.

The Thunderbird 350X uses a 346 cc single-cylinder, twin spark engine tuned for 19.8 bhp at 5250 rpm and 28 Nm of peak torque at 4000 rpm.

The Thunderbird 500X uses a 499 cc single-cylinder motor that churns out 27 bhp and peak torque of 41.3 Nm.

Both engines are paired to a 5-speed gearbox. 
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Brochure of the Royal Enfield Thunderbird 350X and 500X were leaked out online recently revealing a a host of details on the special motorcycles.

Image source: Rushlane




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Royal Enfield Thunderbird 350X and 500X: Styling
The Thunderbird 350X and 500X also get a new handlebar, which are more forward-biased but the foot peg positions get no change. 
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Royal Enfield Thunderbird 350X and 500X: Styling
Leaked images have shown a host of upgrades on the Royal Enfield Thunderbird 350X and 500X.

These include new 9-spoke alloy wheels that replace spoked wheels on the bike, along with a new single-seat; matte black engine, fenders, indicators, while the certain panels have been finished in gloss black. The fuel tank gets finished a new gloss shade with contrast stripes on the alloy wheels.

The Royal Enfield Thunderbird 350X and 500X also get MRF Nylogrip Zapper tubeless tyres, a first for the manufacturer.
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The Royal Enfield Thunderbird 350X and 500X get cosmetic upgrades and more of a custom touch of the standard motorcycles.

The powertrain though will remain the same with no changes to the mechanicals.

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Royal Enfield Thunderbird X
Royal Enfield is all set to introduce a special edition Thunderbird 350X and 500X later today.

Keep watching this space for all the updates live from the launch.