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Royal Enfield Continental GT 650 Vs Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 Vs Royal Enfield Classic Desert Storm comparison

Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 2.86 Lakh
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₹ 2.7 Lakh
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₹ 1.81 Lakh
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Overview

Royal Enfield Continental GT 650 Vs Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 Vs Royal Enfield Classic Desert Storm Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Continental GT 650 Vs Interceptor 650 Vs Classic Desert Storm 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.

Continental GT 650 Vs Interceptor 650 Vs Classic Desert Storm – 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, Royal Enfield Continental GT 650 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 2.86 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 3.07 Lakh for range topping model Lastly, the Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 starts at ₹ 2.7 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 2.91 Lakh for the fully-loaded model.

SummaryRoyal Enfield Continental GT 650Royal Enfield Interceptor 650Royal Enfield Classic Desert Storm
Price₹ 2.86 Lakh₹ 2.7 Lakh₹ 1.81 Lakh
ManufacturerRoyal EnfieldRoyal EnfieldRoyal Enfield
Body TypeCruiserCruiserCruiser
Mileage25.50 Km/l25.50 Km/l35.00 Km/l
Power47.00 bhp47.00 bhp27.20 bhp
Engine648.0 CC648.0 CC499.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

Continental GT 650 Vs Interceptor 650 Vs Classic Desert Storm – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Royal Enfield Classic Desert Storm base engine returns 35 Km/l. The Royal Enfield Continental GT 650 base returns 26 Km/l. The Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 basic model, on the other hand, gives 26 Km/l.

Continental GT 650 Vs Interceptor 650 Vs Classic Desert Storm – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Royal Enfield Classic Desert Storm gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Royal Enfield Continental GT 650 comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 is offered in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 648.0 cc648.0 cc499.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 221
Max Power 47 bhp @ 7250 rpm47 bhp @ 7250 rpm27.2 bhp @ 5250 rpm
Max Torque 52 Nm @ 5250 rpm52 Nm @ 5250 rpm41.3 Nm @ 4000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 242
Fuel Delivery Electronic Fuel InjectionElectronic Fuel InjectionElectronic Fuel Injection
Cooling System Air CooledAir CooledAir Cooled
Starting Mechanism Electric StartElectric StartSelf / Kick Start
Emission Standard BS VIBS VIN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 12.5 L13.7 L13.5 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 1.5 LN/A2.5 L
Mileage 25.50 Km/l25.50 Km/l35.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 198 kg202 kg194 kg
Length 2122 mm2122 mm2140 mm
Width 744 mm789 mm790 mm
Height 1024 mm1165 mm1090 mm
Wheelbase 1400 mm1400 mm1360 mm
Ground Clearance 174 mm174 mm135 mm
Seat Height 804 mm804 mm800 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 6 Gears6 Gears5 Gears
Clutch Wet MultiplateWet MultiplateWet, Multi-plate

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Steel Tubular, Double CradleTubular Steel FrameSingle Downtube, Using Engine As Stressed Member
Front Suspension 41mm Dia Front Fork, 110mm41mm Dia Front Fork, 110mmTelescopic, 35mm Forks, 130mm Travel
Rear Suspension Twin, Coil-over Shocks, 88mmTwin, Coil-over Shocks, 88mmTwin Gas Charged Shock Absorbers With 5-step Adjustable Preload, 80mm Travel

Braking

Front Brake Type DiscDiscDisc, 2-Piston Caliper
Rear Brake Type DiscDiscDrum, Single Lead Internal Expanding
Front Disc/Drum Size 320 mm320 mm280 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 240 mm240 mm153 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 18 inches18 inches19 inches
Wheel Type SpokeSpokeSpoke/Alloy Wheels
Front Tyre 100/90- 18"M/C56H100/90- 18"M/C56H90/90 - 19
Rear Tyre 130/70- 18"M/C63H130/70- 18"M/C63H120/80 - 18

Electricals

Battery 12V, 12AH VRLA12V, 12AH VRLA12 Volt, 14 Ah
Headlight Halogen BulbHalogen Bulb Type12V, 60 W / 55 W, HALOGEN
Tail Light Halogen BulbP21/5W Halogen Bulb12V, P21/5W

Standard Features

SpeedometerAnalogueAnalogueAnalogue
TachometerAnalogueAnaloguecross
Gear Indicatorcrosscrosscross
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugeticktickcross
Low Oil Indicatorticktickcross
Low Battery Indicatorticktickcross
Pillion Seatcrosstickcross
Pillion Grabrailcrosstickcross
Engine Kill Switchtickcrosstick
Clockcrosscrosscross
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalcross
Tripmeter Countcrosscrosscross
Pass Lighttickticktick
Anti-lock Braking Systemcross-cross
Dual Channel ABScross--
Twin Exhaustcross--
Brembo Front Brakes-cross-
Cartridge forks-cross-
Enhanced rider & pillion comfort-cross-
First-in-class riding modes (Road and Rain)-cross-
Tyre Pressure Monitoring System availability-cross-

Additonal Features

Key Features

Competitor of Royal Enfield Continental GT 650

Competitor of Royal Enfield Interceptor 650

Competitor of Royal Enfield Classic Desert Storm

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