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Kawasaki Vulcan S Vs Triumph Thruxton R comparison

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Ex-Showroom Price
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₹ 5.79 Lakh
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₹ 11.92 Lakh
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Overview

Kawasaki Vulcan S Vs Triumph Thruxton R Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Vulcan S Vs Thruxton R 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.

Vulcan S Vs Thruxton R – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Triumph Thruxton R in New Delhi starts at ₹ 11.92 Lakh. On the other hand, Kawasaki Vulcan S price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 5.79 Lakh.

SummaryKawasaki Vulcan STriumph Thruxton R
Price₹ 5.79 Lakh₹ 11.92 Lakh
ManufacturerKawasakiTriumph
Body TypeCruiserSports
Mileage23.00 Km/l21.00 Km/l
Power60.00 bhp96.00 bhp
Engine649.0 CC1200.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol

Vulcan S Vs Thruxton R – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Triumph Thruxton R base engine returns 21 Km/l. The Kawasaki Vulcan S base returns 23 Km/l.

Vulcan S Vs Thruxton R – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Triumph Thruxton R gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Kawasaki Vulcan S comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 649.0 cc1200.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 22
Max Power 60 bhp @ 7500 rpm96 bhp @ 6750 rpm
Max Torque 63.4 Nm @ 6600 rpm112 Nm @ 4950 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 44
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionElectronic Fuel Injection
Cooling System Liquid CooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf Start
Bore x stroke 83.0 x 60.0 mmN/A
Compression 10.8 : 1N/A
Emission Standard BS VIN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 14.0 L14.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/AN/A
Mileage 23.00 Km/l21.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 235 kg203 kg
Length 2310 mm2150 mm
Width 855 mm745 mm
Height 1090 mm1030 mm
Wheelbase 1575 mm1415 mm
Ground Clearance 130 mmN/A
Seat Height 705 mm810 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet, Multi-discWet Multiplate

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Perimeter, High-tensile SteelTubular Steel Cradle
Front Suspension ø41 Mm Telescopic Fork/130 MmShowa 43mm USD Big Piston Forks, Fully Adjustable
Rear Suspension Offset Laydown Single-shock, Linkage Equipped, With Adjustable Preload/80 MmFully Adjustable Ohlins Twin Shocks With Piggy Bac

Braking

Front Brake Type Single DiscDouble Disc
Rear Brake Type Single DiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 300 mm310 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 250 mm220 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 18 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsSpoke Wheels
Front Tyre 120/70 R18 M/C 59H120/70 ZR 17 - Pirelli Diablo Rosso Corsa
Rear Tyre 160/60 R17 M/C 69H160/60 ZR17 - Pirelli Diablo Rosso Corsa

Electricals

Battery Maintenance FreeMaintenance Free
Headlight Bulb And Reflector TypeBulb
Tail Light LEDLED

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalAnalogue
TachometerAnalogueAnalogue
Gear Indicatortickcross
Fuel Warning Indicatorticktick
Fuel Gaugeticktick
Low Oil Indicatorticktick
Low Battery Indicatorticktick
Pillion Seattickcross
Pillion Grabrailcrosscross
Engine Kill Switchticktick
Clockticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Countticktick
Pass Lightticktick
Brembo Front Brakescross-
Cartridge forkscross-
Enhanced rider & pillion comfortcross-
First-in-class riding modes (Road and Rain)cross-
Large disc brakestick-
Linkage-equipped offset laydown single-shocktick-
Long wheelbasetick-
Relaxed, foot-forward riding positiontick-
Tyre Pressure Monitoring System availabilitycross-
Under-engine mufflertick-
ABS-tick
Beautiful Style & Sound -tick
Finger Tip Controls-tick
LED DRL Headlight-tick
Torque Assist Clutch -tick
Traction Control-tick
Twin Feature Clocks-tick

Additonal Features

Aluminum Heat Cover-cross
High & Wide Handleber-cross
New Tech LED Tail Light-cross
Passenger Grab Rail-cross
Round Headlight With LED Ring-cross
Shift Light-cross
Stand Alarm-cross
Tear Drop Steel Fuel Tank 13.5 Lt-cross
Vintage Seat-cross

Key Features

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