Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500 Vs KTM RC 200 comparison

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Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 2.12 Lakh
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₹ 2.14 Lakh
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Compare Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500 and KTM RC 200

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500 Vs KTM RC 200 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 200 starts at ₹ 1.97 Lakh. On the other hand, the price of the base version of the Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500 starts at ₹ 1.9 Lakh.

Compare Mileage

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the KTM RC 200 base engine returns 35 kmpl. The Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500 base returns 32 kmpl.

Compare Engine

In the powertrain department, the KTM RC 200 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500 comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine CC
499.0 cc
199.5 cc
No Of Cylinder
1
1
Max Power
27.2 bhp @ 5250 rpm
25 bhp @ 10000 rpm
Max Torque
41.3 Nm @ 4000 rpm
19.2 Nm @ 8000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder
2
4
Fuel Delivery
Electronic Fuel Injection
Fuel Injection System
Cooling System
Air Cooled
Liquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism
Self / Kick Start
Self Start
Emission
N/A
BS VI
Fuel Tank Capacity
20.0 L
10.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity
3.5 L
1.5 L
Mileage
32.00 Kmpl
35.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range
N/A
N/A
Kerb Weight
197 kg
137 kg
Length
2060 mm
1978 mm
Width
790 mm
688 mm
Height
1205 mm
834 mm
Wheelbase
1350 mm
1340 mm
Ground Clearance
135 mm
178 mm
Seat Height
775 mm
820 mm
No. Of Gears
5 Gears
6 Gears
Clutch
Wet, Multi-plate
Wet Multi-Disc Clutch, Mechanically Actuated
Chassis Type
Single Downtube, Using Engine As Stressed Member
Steel Trellis Frame, Powder Coated
Front Suspension
Telescopic, 41mm Forks, 130mm Travel
WP Upside-down Ø 43 Mm
Rear Suspension
Twin Gas Charged Shock Absorbers With 5-step Adjustable Preload, 80mm Travel
WP Monoshock
Front Brake Type
Disc
Four-piston Radial Fixed Calliper, Brake Disc
Rear Brake Type
Disc
Single-piston Floating Calliper, Brake Disc
Front Disc/Drum Size
280 mm
300 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size
240 mm
230 mm
Wheel Size
19 inches
17 inches
Wheel Type
Spoke Wheels
Alloy Wheels
Front Tyre
90/90-19, 52P
110/70 X 17
Rear Tyre
120/80-18, 62P
150/60 X 17
Battery
12 Volt, 14Ah
12V/8Ah
Headlight
H7 55 / 55 W Projection Type Headlamp
Projector Headlamps
Tail Light
LED
LED Tail Lamp
Speedometer
Analogue
Digital
Tachometer
Analogue
Digital
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
ABS
LED DRL (Daylight Running Light)
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LED Tail Lamp
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Advanced Aerodynamics
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BS IV Compliant
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Diamond Type Frame
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Dual Channel ABS
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Fully-Digital, Instrument Panel
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Fully-loaded Instrument Panel
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Integrated Blinkers As A Special Feature The RC
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Left Side Switchgear
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Long swingarm for Stability
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Metzeler Radial Tyres
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Metzeler Sportec M5 Radial tyre
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Navigation Assist
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Pillion Ride Seat
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Racing Origin Trellis Frame
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Thin Tail Fitting Perfectly Into The Pure Racing Look
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Unique Reverse Inclined DOHC Engine
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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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Auxiliary Dashboard
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Cellular Functionality
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Handlebar Is Combined With Advanced Control
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Headlight Opening A New Direction For KTM Style
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KTM RC 200 High-Quality Upside-Down Fork
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Race Telemetry
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Ride Planning
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Triple Clamps Are Eye-Catchers & Together
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Windshield Design For Rider’S Chest And Arms
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