Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 Vs Royal Enfield Classic Desert Storm comparison

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Royal Enfield Interceptor 650
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 2.93 Lakh
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₹ 2.02 Lakh
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Compare Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 and Royal Enfield Classic Desert Storm

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 Vs Royal Enfield Classic Desert Storm 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 Royal Enfield Classic Desert Storm starts at ₹ 1.81 Lakh. On the other hand, the price of the base version of the Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 starts at ₹ 2.65 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 2.86 Lakh for range topping model.

Compare Mileage

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Royal Enfield Classic Desert Storm base engine returns 35 kmpl. The Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 base returns 26 kmpl.

Compare Engine

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

Engine CC
648.0 cc
499.0 cc
No Of Cylinder
Max Power
47 bhp @ 7250 rpm
27.2 bhp @ 5250 rpm
Max Torque
52 Nm @ 5250 rpm
41.3 Nm @ 4000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder
Fuel Delivery
Electronic Fuel Injection
Electronic Fuel Injection
Cooling System
Air Cooled
Air Cooled
Starting Mechanism
Electric Start
Self / Kick Start
Emission Standard
Fuel Tank Capacity
13.7 L
13.5 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity
2.5 L
25.50 Kmpl
35.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range
Kerb Weight
202 kg
194 kg
2122 mm
2140 mm
789 mm
790 mm
1165 mm
1090 mm
1400 mm
1360 mm
Ground Clearance
174 mm
135 mm
Seat Height
804 mm
800 mm
No. Of Gears
6 Gears
5 Gears
Wet Multiplate
Wet, Multi-plate
Chassis Type
Tubular Steel Frame
Single Downtube, Using Engine As Stressed Member
Front Suspension
41mm Dia Front Fork, 110mm
Telescopic, 35mm Forks, 130mm Travel
Rear Suspension
Twin, Coil-over Shocks, 88mm
Twin Gas Charged Shock Absorbers With 5-step Adjustable Preload, 80mm Travel
Front Brake Type
Disc, 2-Piston Caliper
Rear Brake Type
Drum, Single Lead Internal Expanding
Front Disc/Drum Size
320 mm
280 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size
240 mm
153 mm
Wheel Size
18 inches
19 inches
Wheel Type
Spoke/Alloy Wheels
Front Tyre
100/90- 18"M/C56H
90/90 - 19
Rear Tyre
130/70- 18"M/C63H
120/80 - 18
12V, 12AH VRLA
12 Volt, 14 Ah
Halogen Bulb Type
12V, 60 W / 55 W, HALOGEN
Tail Light
P21/5W Halogen Bulb
12V, P21/5W
Gear Indicator
Fuel Warning Indicator
Fuel Gauge
Low Oil Indicator
Low Battery Indicator
Pillion Seat
Pillion Grabrail
Engine Kill Switch
Tripmeter Type
Tripmeter Count
Pass Light
Brakes Front: 19 inch Rear: 18 inch
Finely Crafted Tank With Post War Era Graphics And Thigh Pads
Headlamp Casing Features The 'Tiger Eye Lamps' For That Bullet Look
Single Saddle Seat With Springs Provides Maximum Comfort
Tool Box With Classic Design
Vintage Tail Lamp Assembly Features A Classic Design
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