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Royal Enfield Classic Desert Storm Vs JAWA 42 comparison

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Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 1.81 Lakh
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₹ 1.84 Lakh
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Royal Enfield Classic Desert Storm Vs JAWA 42 Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Classic Desert Storm Vs 42 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.

Classic Desert Storm Vs 42 – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Royal Enfield Classic Desert Storm in New Delhi starts at ₹ 1.81 Lakh. On the other hand, JAWA 42 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 1.84 Lakh.

SummaryRoyal Enfield Classic Desert StormJAWA 42
Price₹ 1.81 Lakh₹ 1.84 Lakh
ManufacturerRoyal EnfieldJAWA
Body TypeCruiserCruiser
Mileage35.00 Kmpl37.00 Kmpl
Power27.20 bhp27.33 bhp
Engine499.0 CC293.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol

Classic Desert Storm Vs 42 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Royal Enfield Classic Desert Storm base engine returns 35 Kmpl. The JAWA 42 base returns 37 Kmpl.

Classic Desert Storm Vs 42 – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Royal Enfield Classic Desert Storm gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the JAWA 42 comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 499.0 cc293.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 11
Max Power 27.2 bhp @ 5250 rpm27.33 bhp @ 6800 rpm
Max Torque 41.3 Nm @ 4000 rpm27.02 Nm @ 5000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 24
Fuel Delivery Electronic Fuel InjectionFuel Injection
Cooling System Air CooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self / Kick StartSelf Start
Emission Standard N/ABS VI

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 13.5 L14.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 2.5 LN/A
Mileage 35.00 Kmpl37.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range N/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 194 kg170 kg
Length 2140 mm2122 mm
Width 790 mm789 mm
Height 1090 mm1165 mm
Wheelbase 1360 mm1369 mm
Ground Clearance 135 mmN/A
Seat Height 800 mmN/A
Bore Stroke N/A76 x 65 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 5 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet, Multi-plateN/A

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Single Downtube, Using Engine As Stressed MemberN/A
Front Suspension Telescopic, 35mm Forks, 130mm TravelTelescopic Hydraulic Fork
Rear Suspension Twin Gas Charged Shock Absorbers With 5-step Adjustable Preload, 80mm TravelGas Canister - Twin Shock Hydraulic

Braking

Front Brake Type Disc, 2-Piston CaliperDisc
Rear Brake Type Drum, Single Lead Internal ExpandingDrum
Front Disc/Drum Size 280 mm280 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 153 mm153 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 19 inchesN/A
Wheel Type Spoke/Alloy WheelsN/A
Front Tyre 90/90 - 1990/90 - 18 Tubeless
Rear Tyre 120/80 - 18120/80 - 17 Tubeless

Electricals

Battery 12 Volt, 14 AhN/A
Headlight 12V, 60 W / 55 W, HALOGENN/A
Tail Light 12V, P21/5WN/A

Standard Features

SpeedometerAnalogueAnalogue
Tachometercrosscross
Gear Indicatorcrosscross
Fuel Warning Indicatorticktick
Fuel Gaugecrosstick
Low Oil Indicatorcrosstick
Low Battery Indicatorcrosstick
Pillion Seatcrosstick
Pillion Grabrailcrosstick
Engine Kill Switchticktick
Clockcrosscross
Tripmeter Typecrosscross
Tripmeter Countcrosscross
Pass Lightticktick
Anti-lock Braking Systemcross-
Dual Channel ABS-tick

Additonal Features

Key Features

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