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JAWA 42 Vs Bajaj 2019 Dominar 400 Vs Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 comparison


JAWA 42 Vs Bajaj 2019 Dominar 400 Vs Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the 42 Vs 2019 Dominar 400 Vs Interceptor 650 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.

42 Vs 2019 Dominar 400 Vs Interceptor 650 – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 in New Delhi starts at ₹ 2.7 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 2.91 Lakh for the fully-loaded model. On the other hand, Bajaj 2019 Dominar 400 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 2.03 Lakh Lastly, the JAWA 42 starts at ₹ 1.84 Lakh.

SummaryJAWA 42Bajaj 2019 Dominar 400Royal Enfield Interceptor 650
Price₹ 1.84 Lakh₹ 2.03 Lakh₹ 2.7 Lakh
ManufacturerJAWABajajRoyal Enfield
Body TypeCruiserSportsCruiser
Mileage37.00 Km/l27.00 Km/l25.50 Km/l
Power27.33 bhp39.40 bhp47.00 bhp
Engine293.0 CC373.3 CC648.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

42 Vs 2019 Dominar 400 Vs Interceptor 650 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 base engine returns 26 Km/l. The Bajaj 2019 Dominar 400 base returns 27 Km/l. The JAWA 42 basic model, on the other hand, gives 37 Km/l.

42 Vs 2019 Dominar 400 Vs Interceptor 650 – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Bajaj 2019 Dominar 400 comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the JAWA 42 is offered in bhp Petrol engine.


Engine CC 293.0 cc373.3 cc648.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 112
Max Power 27.33 bhp @ 6800 rpm39.4 bhp @ 8650 rpm47 bhp @ 7250 rpm
Max Torque 27.02 Nm @ 5000 rpm35 Nm @ 7000 rpm52 Nm @ 5250 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 444
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionFuel InjectionElectronic Fuel Injection
Cooling System Liquid CooledLiquid CooledAir Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartElectric StartElectric Start
Emission Standard BS VIBS VIBS VI

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 14.0 L13.0 L13.7 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/AN/AN/A
Mileage 37.00 Km/l27.00 Km/l25.50 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 170 kg184 kg202 kg
Length 2122 mm2156 mm2122 mm
Width 789 mm836 mm789 mm
Height 1165 mm1112 mm1165 mm
Wheelbase 1369 mm1453 mm1400 mm
Ground Clearance N/A157 mm174 mm
Seat Height N/AN/A804 mm
Bore Stroke 76 x 65 mmN/AN/A


No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch N/ASlipper ClutchWet Multiplate
Performance 0 To 100 Kmph N/A7.1 secondsN/A

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type N/ABeam Type Perimeter FrameTubular Steel Frame
Front Suspension Telescopic Hydraulic ForkTelescopic, 43 Mm USD Fork, 135 Mm Travel41mm Dia Front Fork, 110mm
Rear Suspension Gas Canister - Twin Shock HydraulicMulti-step Adjustable Mono Shock With Nitrox, Wheel Stroke Of 110 MmTwin, Coil-over Shocks, 88mm


Front Brake Type DiscABS Dia DiscDisc
Rear Brake Type DrumABS Dia DiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 280 mm320 mm320 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 153 mm230 mm240 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size N/A17 inches18 inches
Wheel Type N/AAlloy WheelsSpoke
Front Tyre 90/90 - 18 Tubeless110/70-R17 Tubeless100/90- 18"M/C56H
Rear Tyre 120/80 - 17 Tubeless150/60-R17 Tubeless130/70- 18"M/C63H


Battery N/A12V, 8Ah VRLA12V, 12AH VRLA
Headlight N/AFull LED With Auto Headlamp On (AHO)Halogen Bulb Type
Tail Light N/ALEDP21/5W Halogen Bulb

Standard Features

Gear Indicatorcrosstickcross
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickticktick
Low Battery Indicatortickticktick
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailtickticktick
Engine Kill Switchticktickcross
Tripmeter TypecrossDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Countcrosstickcross
Pass Lighttickticktick
Dual Channel ABStick-cross
Dual-Channel ABS-cross-
Effortless Assist/Slipper Clutch-cross-
Embellished With Full LED Lighting-cross-
LCD Display-cross-
Redesigned Exhaust & Muffler-cross-
Roading Four-Cylinder Engine-cross-
220mm Of Ground Clearance--cross
Comes with An Optimized Handlebar--cross
Comprehensive Instrument Cluster--cross
External Cooling System For The Crankcase Oil--cross
Silencer Increases Water Wading Ability--cross

Additonal Features

Himalayan Comes with 15-Liter Fuel Tank--cross

Key Features

Competitor of JAWA 42

Competitor of Bajaj 2019 Dominar 400

Competitor of Royal Enfield Interceptor 650

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