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JAWA 42 Vs Royal Enfield Meteor 350 Vs JAWA Forty Two comparison

Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 1.84 Lakh
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₹ 1.79 Lakh
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₹ 1.65 Lakh
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JAWA 42 Vs Royal Enfield Meteor 350 Vs JAWA Forty Two Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the 42 Vs Meteor 350 Vs Forty Two 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 Meteor 350 Vs Forty Two – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the JAWA Forty Two in New Delhi starts at ₹ 1.65 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 1.74 Lakh for the fully-loaded model. On the other hand, Royal Enfield Meteor 350 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 1.79 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 1.94 Lakh for range topping model Lastly, the JAWA 42 starts at ₹ 1.84 Lakh.

SummaryJAWA 42Royal Enfield Meteor 350JAWA Forty Two
Price₹ 1.84 Lakh₹ 1.79 Lakh₹ 1.65 Lakh
ManufacturerJAWARoyal EnfieldJAWA
Body TypeCruiserCruiserCruiser
Mileage37.00 Km/l41.88 Km/l37.50 Km/l
Power27.33 bhp20.20 bhp27.00 bhp
Engine293.0 CC349.0 CC293.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

42 Vs Meteor 350 Vs Forty Two – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the JAWA Forty Two base engine returns 38 Km/l. The Royal Enfield Meteor 350 base returns 42 Km/l. The JAWA 42 basic model, on the other hand, gives 37 Km/l.

42 Vs Meteor 350 Vs Forty Two – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the JAWA Forty Two gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Royal Enfield Meteor 350 comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the JAWA 42 is offered in bhp Petrol engine.


Engine CC 293.0 cc349.0 cc293.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 111
Max Power 27.33 bhp @ 6800 rpm20.2 bhp @ 6100 rpm27 bhp @ rpm
Max Torque 27.02 Nm @ 5000 rpm27 Nm @ 4000 rpm28 Nm @ rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 4N/A4
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionElectronic Fuel InjuctionFuel Injection
Cooling System Liquid CooledAir-Oil CooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartKick StartSelf Start
Bore Stroke 76 x 65 mmN/A76 x 65
Emission Standard BS VIN/ABS VI
Compression N/AN/A11:1
Exhaust N/AN/ATwin Exhaust

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 14.0 L15.0 L14.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/AN/AN/A
Mileage 37.00 Km/l41.88 Km/l37.50 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 170 kg183 kg170 kg
Length 2122 mm2170 mm2122 mm
Width 789 mm810 mm789 mm
Height 1165 mm1120 mm1165 mm
Wheelbase 1369 mm1400 mm1369 mm
Ground Clearance N/AN/AN/A
Seat Height N/A765 mmN/A
Frame N/AN/ADouble cradle


No. Of Gears 6 Gears5 Gears6 Gears
Clutch N/AN/AN/A

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type N/ATwin Downtube Spine FrameDouble Cradle
Front Suspension Telescopic Hydraulic ForkTelescopic,41 Mm Forks,130 Mm TravelTelescopic Hydraulic Fork
Rear Suspension Gas Canister - Twin Shock HydraulicTwin Tube Emulsion Shock Absorbers With 6 Step Adjustable PreloadGas Canister - Twin Shock Hydraulic


Front Brake Type DiscDiscDisc With Floating Caliper And ABS
Rear Brake Type DrumDiscDrum
Front Disc/Drum Size 280 mm300 mm280 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 153 mm270 mm153 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size N/A19 inches18 inches
Wheel Type N/AAlloy WheelsSpoke Wheels
Front Tyre 90/90 - 18 Tubeless100/90-19" -57P ,Tubeless Tyre90/90 - 18 Tubeless
Rear Tyre 120/80 - 17 Tubeless140/70-17" -66P ,Tubeless Tyre120/80 - 17 Tubeless


Battery N/A12 Volt, 5 AhN/A
Headlight N/AHalogenN/A
Tail Light N/ALEDN/A

Standard Features

Gear Indicatorcrosstickcross
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickticktick
Low Battery Indicatortickticktick
Pillion Seattickcrosstick
Pillion Grabrailtickticktick
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Tripmeter Typecross-Digital
Tripmeter Countcrosstickcross
Pass Lighttickticktick
Dual Channel ABStick--
LED DRL Headlamp-cross-
Long Wheel Base The Perfect Cruiser Posture-cross-
New Multi - Function Display-cross-
3D Wing Mark Emblem with Premium Styling--cross
Anti-lock Braking System--cross
Gear Shift Lever--cross
Handle Bar Weights--cross
Passion and horsepower--tick
Power and handling--tick
Premium Front Cowl--cross
Quality at the heart of design--tick
Single Channel ABS--tick
Stylish Meter Console--cross
Viscous Air Filter--cross

Additonal Features

220 CC DTS-i Engine With Twin Spark Plugs-cross-
Highway Comfort Handle Bar-cross-
Iconic Style & Design Timeless Avenger Style-cross-
Low Slung Seating The Best Seat On The Road-cross-
Oil Cooled Keeps Your Engine Cool At All The Times-cross-
Wide Rear Tyre-cross-
Black Alloy Wheels & Front Disc Brake--cross
Superior Performance with Black Robust Engine--cross

Key Features

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