Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500 Vs Royal Enfield Classic 500

Engine

Engine Type
Single Cylinder, 4 stroke, Twinspark, Air cooled
Single Cylinder, 4 stroke, Twinspark
Engine Displacement (CC)
499 CC
499 CC
Power (PS@rpm)
27.58 PS
27.58 PS

Transmission

Type
Manual
Manual
No Of Gears
5
5

Brakes

Brakes Front
280mm Disc, 2-Piston caliper
280mm Disc, 2-Piston caliper
Brakes Rear
240mm Disc, Single piston caliper
153mm Drum, Single Lead Internal Expanding

Performance and Fuel economy

Overall (km/l)
42 (Claimed)
35
0-60 (km/h)
4.65 Seconds
3 Seconds
Top Speed (Km/h)
130
131

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type
Single downtube, using engine as stressed member
Single downtube, using engine as stressed member
Suspension-Front
Telescopic, 41mm forks, 130mm stroke
Telescopic, 35mm forks, 130mm travel
Suspension-Rear
Twin Gas charged shock absorbers, with 5-step adjustable preload 80mm stroke
Twin gas charged shock absorbers with 5-step adjustable preload 80mm travel

Tyres and Wheels

Tyre Size (Front)
90/90-19, 52P MRF Zapper FM
90/90 - 19
Tyre Size (Rear)
120/80-18, 62P MRF Zapper C
120/80 - 18
Wheel Size
19
19

Dimensions

Length*Width*Height
2060*790*1205
2140*790*1090
Wheelbase(mm)
1350 mm
1360 mm
Ground Clearance (mm)
140 mm
135 mm

Electricals

Battery
12 volt, 14 Ah
12 volt, 14 Ah
Head Lamp
Projection Type Headlamp, H7 bulb 55/55W
60 W / 55 W, HALOGEN
Projector head light

Features

ABS
Body Graphics
Self Start

Warranty

Standard Warranty (Years)
1
1
Standard Warranty (kilometers)
10000
10000