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Kawasaki Versys 650 Vs Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500 comparison

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Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 7.51 Lakh
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₹ 2.12 Lakh
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Overview

Compare Kawasaki Versys 650 and Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Kawasaki Versys 650 Vs Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500 on carandbike to make an informed buying decision as to which bike to buy in 2020. This comparison has been carried out on the basis of prices, engine specifications, mileage, and features of these two-wheelers.

Compare Price

The ex-showroom, New Delhi price of the Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500 starts at ₹ 1.9 Lakh. On the other hand, the price of the base version of the Kawasaki Versys 650 starts at ₹ 6.79 Lakh.

Compare Mileage

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500 base engine returns 32 kmpl. The Kawasaki Versys 650 base returns 20 kmpl.

Compare Engine

In the powertrain department, the Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Kawasaki Versys 650 comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC
649.0 cc
499.0 cc
No Of Cylinder
2
1
Max Power
65 bhp @ 8500 rpm
27.2 bhp @ 5250 rpm
Max Torque
61 Nm @ 7000 rpm
41.3 Nm @ 4000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder
4
2
Fuel Delivery
Fuel Injection
Electronic Fuel Injection
Cooling System
Liquid Cooled
Air Cooled
Starting Mechanism
Self Start
Self / Kick Start

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity
21.0 L
20.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity
N/A
3.5 L
Mileage
20.00 Kmpl
32.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range
N/A
N/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight
216 kg
197 kg
Length
2165 mm
2060 mm
Width
840 mm
790 mm
Height
1400 mm
1205 mm
Wheelbase
1415 mm
1350 mm
Ground Clearance
170 mm
135 mm
Seat Height
840 mm
775 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears
6 Gears
5 Gears
Clutch
Wet Multiplate
Wet, Multi-plate

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type
Diamond, High-Tensile Steel
Single Downtube, Using Engine As Stressed Member
Front Suspension
ø41 Mm Inverted Telescopic Fork With Adjustable Rebound Damping (right-side) And Adjustable Preload (left-side)/ 150 Mm
Telescopic, 41mm Forks, 130mm Travel
Rear Suspension
Offset Laydown Single-shock With Remote Spring Preload Adjustability/145 Mm
Twin Gas Charged Shock Absorbers With 5-step Adjustable Preload, 80mm Travel

Braking

Front Brake Type
Dual Discs
Disc
Rear Brake Type
Disc
Disc
Front Disc/Drum Size
300 mm
280 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size
250 mm
240 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size
17 inches
19 inches
Wheel Type
Alloy Wheels
Spoke Wheels
Front Tyre
120/70ZR17M/C (58W)
90/90-19, 52P
Rear Tyre
160/60ZR17M/C (69W)
120/80-18, 62P

Electricals

Battery
Maintenance Free
12 Volt, 14Ah
Headlight
Bulb And Multi-Reflector Type
H7 55 / 55 W Projection Type Headlamp
Tail Light
LED
LED

Standard Features

Speedometer
Digital
Analogue
Tachometer
Analogue
Analogue
Gear Indicator
tick
cross
Fuel Warning Indicator
tick
cross
Fuel Gauge
tick
tick
Low Oil Indicator
tick
cross
Low Battery Indicator
cross
cross
Pillion Seat
tick
tick
Pillion Grabrail
tick
tick
Engine Kill Switch
tick
tick
Clock
tick
tick
Tripmeter Type
Digital
Digital
Tripmeter Count
tick
tick
Pass Light
tick
tick
Adjustable Windscreen
tick
-
Heat Management To Contributing To Rider Comfort
tick
-
Inverted Front Fork
tick
-
Dual Channel ABS
-
cross

Additonal Features

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

Key Features

Full-Digital Speedo Meter
-
cross
Suzuki oil cooling system (SOCS)
-
cross
Twin Muffler
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cross
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