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JAWA 42 Vs Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 Vs JAWA Perak comparison

Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 1.84 Lakh
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₹ 2.7 Lakh
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₹ 1.89 Lakh
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JAWA 42 Vs Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 Vs JAWA Perak Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the 42 Vs Interceptor 650 Vs Perak 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 Interceptor 650 Vs Perak – 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, JAWA Perak price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 1.89 Lakh Lastly, the JAWA 42 starts at ₹ 1.84 Lakh.

SummaryJAWA 42Royal Enfield Interceptor 650JAWA Perak
Price₹ 1.84 Lakh₹ 2.7 Lakh₹ 1.89 Lakh
ManufacturerJAWARoyal EnfieldJAWA
Body TypeCruiserCruiserCruiser
Mileage37.00 Km/l25.50 Km/l35.00 Km/l
Power27.33 bhp47.00 bhp30.22 bhp
Engine293.0 CC648.0 CC334.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

42 Vs Interceptor 650 Vs Perak – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 base engine returns 26 Km/l. The JAWA Perak base returns 35 Km/l. The JAWA 42 basic model, on the other hand, gives 37 Km/l.

42 Vs Interceptor 650 Vs Perak – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

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


Engine CC 293.0 cc648.0 cc334.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 121
Max Power 27.33 bhp @ 6800 rpm47 bhp @ 7250 rpm30.22 bhp @ rpm
Max Torque 27.02 Nm @ 5000 rpm52 Nm @ 5250 rpm32.74 Nm @ rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 444
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionElectronic Fuel InjectionCarburetor
Cooling System Liquid CooledAir CooledLiquid-cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartElectric StartSelf Start
Emission Standard BS VIBS VIN/A
Bore N/AN/A81 mm
Compression N/AN/A11:01
Emission control N/AN/ABS VI
Frame N/AN/ADouble cradle Tubular Frame
Stroke N/AN/A65 mm

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 14.0 L13.7 L14.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/AN/AN/A
Mileage 37.00 Km/l25.50 Km/l35.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 170 kg202 kg175 kg
Length 2122 mm2122 mm2122 mm
Width 789 mm789 mm789 mm
Height 1165 mm1165 mm1165 mm
Wheelbase 1369 mm1400 mm1485 mm
Ground Clearance N/A174 mmN/A
Seat Height N/A804 mm750 mm
Bore Stroke 76 x 65 mmN/AN/A


No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch N/AWet MultiplateN/A

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type N/ATubular Steel FrameN/A
Front Suspension Telescopic Hydraulic Fork41mm Dia Front Fork, 110mmTelescopic Hydraulic Fork
Rear Suspension Gas Canister - Twin Shock HydraulicTwin, Coil-over Shocks, 88mmMono Shock Absorber, 7 Step Adjustable


Front Brake Type DiscDiscDisc
Rear Brake Type DrumDiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 280 mm320 mm280 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 153 mm240 mm240 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size N/A18 inches18 inches
Wheel Type N/ASpokeSpoke Wheels
Front Tyre 90/90 - 18 Tubeless100/90- 18"M/C56H100/90-18 Tubeless
Rear Tyre 120/80 - 17 Tubeless130/70- 18"M/C63H140/70-17 Tubeless


Battery N/A12V, 12AH VRLAN/A
Headlight N/AHalogen Bulb TypeHalogen
Tail Light N/AP21/5W Halogen BulbBulb

Standard Features

Gear Indicatorcrosscrosscross
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickticktick
Low Battery Indicatortickticktick
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailtickticktick
Engine Kill Switchtickcrosstick
Tripmeter TypecrossDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Countcrosscrosscross
Pass Lighttickticktick
Dual Channel ABStick-tick
LED DRL (Daylight Running Light)--cross
LED Tail Lamp--cross
Twin Exhaust--tick

Additonal Features

Key Features

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