KTM RC 390 Vs Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500X comparison

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Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 2.76 Lakh
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₹ 2.49 Lakh
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Compare KTM RC 390 and Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500X

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the KTM RC 390 Vs Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500X 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 KTM RC 390 starts at ₹ 2.48 Lakh. On the other hand, the price of the base version of the Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500X starts at ₹ 2.13 Lakh.

Compare Mileage

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the KTM RC 390 base engine returns 35 kmpl. The Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500X base returns 30 kmpl.

Compare Engine

In the powertrain department, the KTM RC 390 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500X comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine CC
373.2 cc
499.0 cc
No Of Cylinder
1
1
Max Power
44 bhp @ 9000 rpm
27.2 bhp @ 5250 rpm
Max Torque
36 Nm @ 7000 rpm
41.3 Nm @ 4000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder
4
2
Fuel Delivery
Fuel Injection System
Electronic Fuel Injection
Cooling System
Liquid Cooled
Air Cooled
Starting Mechanism
Self Start
Self / Kick Start
Emission
BS VI
N/A
Fuel Tank Capacity
10.0 L
20.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity
1.5 L
N/A
Mileage
35.00 Kmpl
30.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range
N/A
N/A
Kerb Weight
147 kg
197 kg
Length
1978 mm
2040 mm
Width
688 mm
830 mm
Height
1098 mm
1140 mm
Wheelbase
1340 mm
1350 mm
Ground Clearance
178 mm
135 mm
Seat Height
820 mm
N/A
No. Of Gears
6 Gears
5 Gears
Clutch
PASC™ Antihopping Clutch, Mechanically Operated
N/A
Chassis Type
Steel Trellis Frame, Powder Coated
Single Down Tube
Front Suspension
WP Upside-down 43 Mm
41mm Forks, 130mm Travel
Rear Suspension
WP Monoshock
Twin Gas Charged Shock Absorbers With 5-step Adjustable Preload, 80mm Travel
Front Brake Type
Disc
Ventilated Disc, Double Piston Caliper
Rear Brake Type
Disc
Ventilated Disc, Single Piston Caliper
Front Disc/Drum Size
320 mm
280 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size
230 mm
240 mm
Wheel Size
17 inches
19 inches
Wheel Type
Alloy Wheels
Alloy Wheels
Front Tyre
110/70 X 17
90 / 90 - 19" - 52 P TL
Rear Tyre
150/60 X 17
120 / 80 - 18" - 62 P TL
Battery
12V/8Ah
Maintenance Free
Headlight
Projector Headlamps
Projector
Tail Light
LED Tail Lamp
LED
Speedometer
Digital
Analogue
Tachometer
Digital
Analogue
Gear Indicator
Fuel Warning Indicator
Fuel Gauge
Low Oil Indicator
Low Battery Indicator
Pillion Seat
Pillion Grabrail
Engine Kill Switch
Clock
Tripmeter Type
Digital
Digital
Tripmeter Count
Pass Light
17 Inch Orange Wheels
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5-Speed Constant Mesh
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ABS
Brand New Twin Headlight
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EfiFuel System
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Hydraulic Disc Brakes
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Integrated Blinkers As A Special Feature The RC
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Pillion Ride Seat
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Telescopic Fork
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Thin Tail Fitting Perfectly Into The Pure Racing Look
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V-Twin 650cc Engine
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300Cc Liquid Cooled Engine
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320mm Disc Brake
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Digital Console
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LED DRL (Daylight Running Light)
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LED Tail Lamp
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Muscular Fuel Tank
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Stylised Tail Lamp
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Twin Pod Headlamps
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100% Digital LCD Display
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A Brand New Steel Fuel Tank With 9.5L Capacity
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Dual ABS
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Handlebars & Switches Contributes To A Sporty & Aggressive Riding Position
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Triple Clamps Are Eye-Catchers & Together With The Clip On Handlebars
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