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Royal Enfield Himalayan Vs Honda H Ness CB 350 Vs JAWA Forty Two comparison

Royal Enfield Himalayan Price
JAWA Forty Two Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 2.01 Lakh
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₹ 1.87 Lakh
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₹ 1.65 Lakh
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Royal Enfield Himalayan Vs Honda H Ness CB 350 Vs JAWA Forty Two Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Himalayan Vs H Ness CB 350 Vs Forty Two 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.

Himalayan Vs H Ness CB 350 Vs Forty Two – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Royal Enfield Himalayan in New Delhi starts at ₹ 2.01 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 2.09 Lakh for the fully-loaded model. On the other hand, JAWA Forty Two price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 1.65 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 1.74 Lakh for range topping model Lastly, the Honda H Ness CB 350 starts at ₹ 1.87 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 1.93 Lakh for the fully-loaded model.

SummaryRoyal Enfield HimalayanHonda H Ness CB 350JAWA Forty Two
Price₹ 2.01 Lakh₹ 1.87 Lakh₹ 1.65 Lakh
ManufacturerRoyal EnfieldHondaJAWA
Body TypeOff RoadCruiserCruiser
Mileage45.00 Km/l42.00 Km/l37.50 Km/l
Power24.30 bhp20.78 bhp27.00 bhp
Engine411.0 CC348.4 CC293.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

Himalayan Vs H Ness CB 350 Vs Forty Two – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Royal Enfield Himalayan base engine returns 45 Km/l. The JAWA Forty Two base returns 38 Km/l. The Honda H Ness CB 350 basic model, on the other hand, gives 42 Km/l.

Himalayan Vs H Ness CB 350 Vs Forty Two – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Royal Enfield Himalayan gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the JAWA Forty Two comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the Honda H Ness CB 350 is offered in bhp Petrol engine.


Engine CC 411.0 cc348.4 cc293.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 111
Max Power 24.3 bhp @ 6500 rpm20.78 bhp @ 5500 rpm27 bhp @ rpm
Max Torque 32 Nm @ 4500 rpm30 Nm @ 3000 rpm28 Nm @ rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 2N/A4
Fuel Delivery Electronic Fuel InjectionFuel InjectionFuel Injection
Cooling System Air CooledAir CooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf StartSelf Start
Emission Standard BS VIBS VIBS VI
Bore Stroke N/AN/A76 x 65
Compression N/AN/A11:1
Exhaust N/AN/ATwin Exhaust

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 15.0 L15.0 L14.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/AN/AN/A
Mileage 45.00 Km/l42.00 Km/l37.50 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 191 kg181 kg170 kg
Length 2190 mm2163 mm2122 mm
Width 840 mm800 mm789 mm
Height 1360 mm1107 mm1165 mm
Wheelbase 1465 mm1441 mm1369 mm
Ground Clearance 220 mm166 mmN/A
Seat Height 800 mm800 mmN/A
Frame N/AN/ADouble cradle


No. Of Gears 5 Gears5 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet, Multi-plateMultiplate Wet ClutchN/A

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Half-duplex Split Cradle FrameHalf Duplex CradleDouble Cradle
Front Suspension Telescopic, 41 Mm Forks, 200 Mm TravelTelescopicTelescopic Hydraulic Fork
Rear Suspension Monoshock With Linkage, 180 Mm Wheel TravelTwin HydraulicGas Canister - Twin Shock Hydraulic


Front Brake Type Disc, 2-piston Floating CaliperDiscDisc With Floating Caliper And ABS
Rear Brake Type Disc, Single Piston Floating CaliperDiscDrum
Front Disc/Drum Size 300 mm310 mm280 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 240 mm240 mm153 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 21 inches19 inches18 inches
Wheel Type Spoke WheelsTubelessSpoke Wheels
Front Tyre 90/90 - 21"100/90 19M/C 57H90/90 - 18 Tubeless
Rear Tyre 120/90 - 17"130/70 18M/C 63H120/80 - 17 Tubeless


Battery 12 Volt, 8 AH MF12 V 6.0 AhN/A
Headlight 12V H4 60 / 55 WLEDN/A
Tail Light LEDLEDN/A

Standard Features

SpeedometerAnalogueSemi DigitalAnalogue
Gear Indicatortickcrosscross
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickcrosstick
Low Oil Indicatortickcrosstick
Low Battery Indicatortickcrosstick
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailtickticktick
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickcrosscross
Pass Lighttickticktick
220mm Of Ground Clearancetick--
280 mm Disc Brakescross--
500 Cc Enginecross--
Comes with An Optimized Handlebartick--
Comprehensive Instrument Clustertick--
Dual Channel ABStick--
External Cooling System For The Crankcase Oiltick--
Headlamp – Tiger Eyescross--
Legendary Winged Badge On Tank Now Redesignedcross--
Long Traditional Twin Seatcross--
New Pillion Grab Railcross--
Silencer Increases Water Wading Abilitytick--
Full LED Headlamp and Taillamp with Ring Type Winkers-tick-
Gear Position Indicator-tick-
Hazard Switch-tick-
Honda Smartphone Voice Control system (HSVCS)-tick-
Passion and horsepower-crosstick
Power and handling-crosstick
Quality at the heart of design-crosstick
Side Stand with Engine Inhibitor-tick-
Single Channel ABS-crosstick

Additonal Features

Himalayan Comes with 15-Liter Fuel Tanktick--

Key Features

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