Compare two most popular muscular bike name Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500 and Classic 500 in all aspects, like fuel efficiency, looks, safety, and handling features etc.
Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500 has unveiled at the auto expo 2012 in New Delhi. Now the bike has powerful 500cc engine which produces maximum power of 27.2 bhp at 5250rpm and peak of torque of 41.3nm at 4000rpm. The company has worked very intelligently on the bike and has added many new and smart features to the bike which would definitely attract more and more customers. The all new Royal Enfield Thunderbird has major changes in the exteriors and looks more classy and modern. The bike will sport a 20 litre petrol tank; will be equipped with digital meter console.
The Thunderbird 500 is riding on 1350mm wheelbase and it is mated to 5-speed constant mesh gearbox.
The Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500 is priced to be Rs. 1.35 lakh (Ex-showroom).
Striking Features Of Thunderbird 500:
- Digital Electronic Ignition
- Wet, Multiple-Plate Clutch
- Led Lamp
- Hazard Light Featured Turn Signal Lamp
- Spoke Wheels
- 20 Ltrs. Fuel Tank
Eicher Motors Group Company has launched the Royal Enfield Classic 500 in India on 4th November, 2009. This new motorcycle is an addition in the Royal Enfield range of rugged, alluring and super-cool bikes. Royal Enfield Bullet Classic 500 is priced at Rs 1.25 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi).
A look at the new Bullet Classic 500 shows that the styling and character of the engine is inspired by the designs of the era of post World War-II. Royal Enfield Classic 500 has ‘retro’ look that is actually inspired by Royal Enfield’s –’J2′, model of 1950.
The recently launched Royal Enfield Bullet Classic 500 has a single cylinder 500cc unit-construction engine (UCE) supported by electronic fuel injection. Royal Enfield Classic 500, right from the stage of conceptualization, the automotive engineers of Royal Enfield have worked in collaboration with Xeniphya Design, UK. Even the engineering of different bike parts were done by experts worldwide. While engine of the motorbike is engineered in Italy, that of chassis is done with Vepro, UK and fuel injection system was engineered from Keihin, Japan.
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The Royal Enfield Classic 500 is priced to be Rs. 1.24 Lakh (Ex-Showroom Delhi).
Striking Features Of Classic 500:
- Engine: 499CC Single Cylinder, 4 Stroke, OHV, SI Engine, Air cooled, and Fuel Injection
- E-Start Starter Denso Motor
- Hydraulic Disc Brake
- 130 Kmph Speed
- 13.5 ltr Fuel Tank
- Paper Element Air Cleaner
- 5 Speed Gearbox