Royal Enfield Classic 500 vs Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500 : Comparison

Engine Type Single Cylinder, 4 Stroke, Twinspark Single Cylinder, 4 Stroke, Twinspark, Air Cooled Triple Spark, 4-valve, Fuel Injected DTS-i engine with Liquid Cooling
Engine Displacement (CC) 499 cc 499 cc 373.3 cc
Power (PS@rpm) 27.57 PS @ 5250 rpm 27.57PS @ 5250 rpm 35 ps @ 8000 rpm
Torque (Nm@rpm) 41.3 Nm @ 4000 rpm 41.3 Nm @ 4000 rpm 35 NM @ 6500 rpm
Bore 84 mm 84 mm
Stroke 90 mm 90 mm 4-stroke
No Of Cylinders Y Y
Drive Type Chain Drive Chain Drive
Valves (per cylinder) 2 2
Fuel System Fuel Injection Fuel Injection
Fuel Type Petrol Petrol Petrol
Ignition Digital Electronic Ignition Digital Electronic Ignition
Type Manual Manual
No Of Gears 5 Speed 5 Speed 6 Speed
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Brakes Front Disc Disc Disc
Brakes Rear Drum Disc Disc
Overall (km/l) 32 Kmpl 30 Kmpl 35 Kmpl
0-60 (km/h) 3 4.65
Top Speed (Km/h) 131 Kmph 120 Kmph 148 kmph
Chassis Type Single Downtube, Using Engine As Stressed Member Single Downtube, Using Engine As Stressed Member Beam Type Perimeter Frame
Suspension-Front Telescopic, 35mm Forks, 130mm Travel Telescopic Forks Telescopic 43 mm Forks
Suspension-Rear Twin Gas Charged Shock Absorbers With 5-step Adjustable Preload, 80mm Travel Twin gas charged shock absorbers Multi Step Adjustable Mono Shock
Tyre Size (Front) 90/90 - 19" 90/90-19" 52P 110/70 - 17
Tyre Size (Rear) 120/80 - 18" 120/80-18" 62P 150/60 - 17
Wheel Size Front :-19 inch, Rear :-18 inch Front :-19 inch, Rear :-18 inch Front :-17 inch, Rear :-17 inch
Tyre Make
Tubeless Tyres Y Y
Wheels Type (Pressed Steel/ Alloy) Spoke Spoke Alloy
Length*Width*Height 2140*790*1090 2060*790*1205
Wheelbase(mm) 1370 mm 1350 mm 1453 mm
Ground Clearance (mm) 135 mm 140 mm
Fuel Capacity (Litres) 13.5 Ltrs 19 Ltrs
Kerb Weight 190 Kg 195 Kg
Battery 12 V, 14 Ah 12 V, 14 Ah 12 V - 8 Ah
Head Lamp 60 W / 55 W, Halogen Projection Type Headlamp, H7 55 / 55 W Full LED
Projector head light Y
Pilot Lamps Y
LED tail lights LED lamp with position light guides
ABS No No No
Body Graphics
Self Start Y Y Y
Kick Start Y Y
Pass Switch Yes Yes
Digital Speedometer Y
Tachometer Digital Analogue Digital
Trip Meter Analogue Digital Digital
Average Fuel economy Y Y
Digital Fuel Indicator No Yes Yes
Distance to Empty
Low Fuel Warning Lamp Yes Yes
Clock Y
Stand Alarm Y Yes
Stepup Seat Y
Passenger Footrest Y Y
Passenger Backrest Y
Carry hook
Underseat storage
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Standard Warranty (Years) Y Y
Standard Warranty (kilometers) 10000 10000