Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 vs Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500 Comparison

Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 vs Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500

Any question on your mind about which bike to buy? Compare Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 vs Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500 on the basis of price, specifications & other features. Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 Price starts from Rs. 2.51 lakh and Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500 Price starts from Rs. 1.91 lakh. The claimed mileage for the Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 is NA and for the Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500 is 30 kmpl. Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 is available in 1 different colours while Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500 comes with 5 colours. In technical specifications, Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 is powered by 648 cc engine where as Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500 is powered by 499 cc engine.

Engine Type 4 stroke, Parallel Twin, Single Over Head Camshaft (SOHC) Single Cylinder, 4 Stroke
Engine Displacement (CC) 648 cc 499 cc
Power (PS@rpm) 47.65 PS @ 7100 rpm 27.5 PS @ 5250 rpm
Torque (Nm@rpm) 52 Nm @ 4000 rpm 41.3 Nm @ 4000 rpm
Bore 78 mm 84 mm
Stroke 67.8 mm 90 mm
No Of Cylinders 2 1
Drive Type Chain Drive Chain Drive
Valves (per cylinder) 4 2
Fuel System Fuel Injection Fuel Injection
Fuel Type Petrol Petrol
Ignition Digital spark ignition - TCI Digital Electronic Ignition
Transmission Type Manual Manual
No Of Gears 6-Speed 5 Speed
Brakes Front Disc Disc
Brakes Rear Disc Disc
0-60 kmph (sec) 4.65
Quarter Mile 14.98 @ 142.69kmph Sec
Braking (60-0 kmph) 16.49 m Sec
20-80 kmph (kickdown)
30-70 kmph (3rd gear) 3.90
40-80 kmph (4th gear) 4.85 Sec
Braking (80-0 kmph) 29.80 m Sec
Braking (100-0 kmph) 47.21 m Sec
Mileage (City) 25.93 kmpl
Mileage (Highway) 25.75 kmpl
Mileage (Overall)
Mileage (ARAI) kmpl - 30 Kmpl
0-100 kmph (sec)
Top Speed (Km/h) 146.96 kmph 120 Kmph
Chassis Type Steel Tubular, Double Cradle Frame Single Downtube, Using Engine As Stressed Member
Suspension-Front Front Fork Telescopic Forks
Suspension-Rear Twin Coil-Over Shocks Twin gas charged shock absorbers with 5-step adjustable preload
Tyre Size (Front) 100/90-18 90/90-19 Rear :-120/80-18
Tyre Size (Rear) 130/70-18 120/80-18" 62P
Wheel Size Front :-18 inch, Rear :-18 inch Front :-19 inch Rear :-18 inch
Tyre Make
Tyre Type Tubeless Tube
Wheels Type (Pressed Steel/ Alloy) Spoke Spoke
Dry Weight
Length*Width*Height 2122*789*1165 2060*790*1205
Wheelbase(mm) 1350 mm
Ground Clearance (mm) 174 mm 135 mm
Seat Height 804 mm 775 mm
Fuel Capacity (Litres) 12.5 Litres 20 L
Kerb Weight 202 kg 197 Kg
Battery 12 V 12 V, 14 Ah
Head Lamp Halogen Projector
Projector head light
Pilot Lamps
LED tail lights
ABS Dual Channel no
Body Graphics
Starting Self Start Only Kick and Self Start
Pass Switch Yes Yes
Speedometer Analogue Analogue
Tachometer Analogue Analogue
Trip Meter Digital Digital
Average Fuel economy
Digital Fuel Indicator yes yes
Distance to Empty
Low Fuel Warning Lamp Yes Yes
Stand Alarm Yes
Stepup Seat
Passenger Footrest
Passenger Backrest
Carry hook
Underseat storage
Standard Warranty (Years)
Standard Warranty (kilometers) 10000