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JAWA 42 Vs Royal Enfield Meteor 350 Vs Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 comparison

Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 1.84 Lakh
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₹ 1.79 Lakh
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₹ 2.7 Lakh
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JAWA 42 Vs Royal Enfield Meteor 350 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 Meteor 350 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 Meteor 350 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, 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 350Royal Enfield Interceptor 650
Price₹ 1.84 Lakh₹ 1.79 Lakh₹ 2.7 Lakh
ManufacturerJAWARoyal EnfieldRoyal Enfield
Body TypeCruiserCruiserCruiser
Mileage37.00 Kmpl41.88 Kmpl25.50 Kmpl
Power27.33 bhp20.20 bhp47.00 bhp
Engine293.0 CC349.0 CC648.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

42 Vs Meteor 350 Vs Interceptor 650 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 base engine returns 26 Kmpl. The Royal Enfield Meteor 350 base returns 42 Kmpl. The JAWA 42 basic model, on the other hand, gives 37 Kmpl.

42 Vs Meteor 350 Vs Interceptor 650 – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 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 cc648.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 112
Max Power 27.33 bhp @ 6800 rpm20.2 bhp @ 6100 rpm47 bhp @ 7250 rpm
Max Torque 27.02 Nm @ 5000 rpm27 Nm @ 4000 rpm52 Nm @ 5250 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 4N/A4
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionElectronic Fuel InjuctionElectronic Fuel Injection
Cooling System Liquid CooledAir-Oil CooledAir Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartKick StartElectric Start
Emission Standard BS VIN/ABS VI

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 14.0 L15.0 L13.7 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/AN/AN/A
Mileage 37.00 Kmpl41.88 Kmpl25.50 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 170 kg183 kg202 kg
Length 2122 mm2170 mm2122 mm
Width 789 mm810 mm789 mm
Height 1165 mm1120 mm1165 mm
Wheelbase 1369 mm1400 mm1400 mm
Ground Clearance N/AN/A174 mm
Seat Height N/A765 mm804 mm
Bore Stroke 76 x 65 mmN/AN/A


No. Of Gears 6 Gears5 Gears6 Gears
Clutch N/AN/AWet Multiplate

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type N/ATwin Downtube Spine FrameTubular Steel Frame
Front Suspension Telescopic Hydraulic ForkTelescopic,41 Mm Forks,130 Mm Travel41mm Dia Front Fork, 110mm
Rear Suspension Gas Canister - Twin Shock HydraulicTwin Tube Emulsion Shock Absorbers With 6 Step Adjustable PreloadTwin, Coil-over Shocks, 88mm


Front Brake Type DiscDiscDisc
Rear Brake Type DrumDiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 280 mm300 mm320 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 153 mm270 mm240 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size N/A19 inches18 inches
Wheel Type N/AAlloy WheelsSpoke
Front Tyre 90/90 - 18 Tubeless100/90-19" -57P ,Tubeless Tyre100/90- 18"M/C56H
Rear Tyre 120/80 - 17 Tubeless140/70-17" -66P ,Tubeless Tyre130/70- 18"M/C63H


Battery N/A12 Volt, 5 Ah12V, 12AH VRLA
Headlight N/AHalogenHalogen 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 Seattickcrosstick
Pillion Grabrailtickticktick
Engine Kill Switchticktickcross
Tripmeter Typecross-Digital
Tripmeter Countcrosstickcross
Pass Lighttickticktick
Dual Channel ABStick--
7-Speed Automatic DCT-cross-
Apple Carplay Integration-cross-
Cockpit Meters-cross-
Double-Wishbone Front Suspension-cross-

Additonal Features

Hill Start Assist -cross-
Idling Stop System-cross-
11-Litre Fuel Tank--cross
280 mm Diameter Front Disc Brakes--cross
Silencer Is Positioned Close To The Machine'S Overall Centre Of Gravity--cross
Telescopic Fork The 200 Duke'S High-Quality Upside-Down Suspension--cross

Key Features

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Competitor of Royal Enfield Interceptor 650

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