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Honda CB500X Vs Kawasaki Versys 650 Vs KTM 390 Adventure comparison


Honda CB500X Vs Kawasaki Versys 650 Vs KTM 390 Adventure Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the CB500X Vs Versys 650 Vs 390 Adventure on carandbike to make an informed buying decision as to which bike to buy in 2021. This comparison has been carried out on the basis of prices, engine specifications, mileage, and features of these two-wheelers.

CB500X Vs Versys 650 Vs 390 Adventure – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Kawasaki Versys 650 in New Delhi starts at ₹ 6.79 Lakh. On the other hand, KTM 390 Adventure price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 3.17 Lakh Lastly, the Honda CB500X starts at ₹ 6.87 Lakh.

SummaryHonda CB500XKawasaki Versys 650KTM 390 Adventure
Price₹ 6.87 Lakh₹ 6.79 Lakh₹ 3.17 Lakh
Body TypeOff RoadSportsOff Road
Mileage28.60 Km/l20.00 Km/l25.00 Km/l
Power47.00 bhp65.00 bhp33.00 bhp
Engine471.0 CC649.0 CC373.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

CB500X Vs Versys 650 Vs 390 Adventure – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Kawasaki Versys 650 base engine returns 20 Km/l. The KTM 390 Adventure base returns 25 Km/l. The Honda CB500X basic model, on the other hand, gives 29 Km/l.

CB500X Vs Versys 650 Vs 390 Adventure – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Kawasaki Versys 650 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the KTM 390 Adventure comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the Honda CB500X is offered in bhp Petrol engine.


Engine CC 471.0 cc649.0 cc373.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 221
Max Power 47 bhp @ 8500 rpm65 bhp @ 8500 rpm33 bhp @ 9000 rpm
Max Torque 43.2 Nm @ 6500 rpm61 Nm @ 7000 rpm37 Nm @ 7000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 444
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionFuel InjectionElectronic Fuel Injection
Cooling System Liquid CooledLiquid Cooled Liquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf StartSelf Start
Bore x stroke 67.0 X 66.8N/AN/A
Emission Standard BS VIN/AN/A
Bore N/AN/A89
Emission Stan N/AN/ABS VI
EMS N/AN/A Bosch EMS with RBW
Stroke N/AN/A60

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 17.7 L21.0 L14.5 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/AN/AN/A
Mileage 28.60 Km/l20.00 Km/l25.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 199 kg216 kg158 kg
Length 2156 mm2165 mm2154 mm
Width 828 mm840 mm900 mm
Height 1412 mm1400 mm1400 mm
Wheelbase 1443 mm1415 mm1430 mm
Ground Clearance 181 mm170 mm200 mm
Seat Height 830 mm840 mm855 mm


No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Multiplate Wet ClutchWet MultiplatePASC™ Antihopping Clutch, Mechanically Operated
Compression Ratio 10.7 : 1N/AN/A

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Steel Tube TypeDiamond, High-Tensile SteelSteel Trellis Frame
Front Suspension Telescopic Suspensionø41 Mm Inverted Telescopic Fork With Adjustable Rebound Damping (right-side) And Adjustable Preload (left-side)/ 150 MmWP Apex 43mm Upside Down Suspension
Rear Suspension Honda ProLINK MonoshockOffset Laydown Single-shock With Remote Spring Preload Adjustability/145 MmWP Apex Shock Absorber


Front Brake Type DiscDual DiscsDisc
Rear Brake Type DiscDiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 310 mm300 mm320 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 240 mm250 mm230 mm
Dual Channel ABS N/AN/A

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches17 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 110/80-19 M/C 59H120/70ZR17M/C (58W)N/A
Rear Tyre 160/60-17 M/C 69H160/60ZR17M/C (69W)N/A


Battery 12V, 7.0AhMaintenance FreeN/A
Headlight LEDBulb And Multi-Reflector TypeLED

Standard Features

Gear Indicatorticktickcross
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickticktick
Low Battery Indicatortickcrosscross
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailtickticktick
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigital-
Tripmeter Countcrossticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
Adjustable Windscreen-tick-
Heat Management To Contributing To Rider Comfort-tick-
Inverted Front Fork-tick-

Additonal Features

Compact, Quick-Revving Engine With Stronger Low-Mid Range-tick-
Slimmer Lighter-Handling Chassis-tick-

Key Features

Competitor of Honda CB500X

Competitor of Kawasaki Versys 650

Competitor of KTM 390 Adventure

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