Triumph Rocket 3 R Vs Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500 comparison

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Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 20.09 Lakh
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₹ 2.12 Lakh
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Overview

Compare Triumph Rocket 3 R and Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Triumph Rocket 3 R Vs Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500 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 Thunderbird 500 starts at ₹ 1.9 Lakh. On the other hand, the price of the base version of the Triumph Rocket 3 R starts at ₹ 18 Lakh.

Compare Mileage

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500 base engine returns 32 kmpl. The Triumph Rocket 3 R base returns 13 kmpl.

Compare Engine

In the powertrain department, the Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Triumph Rocket 3 R comes in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC
2458.0 cc
499.0 cc
No Of Cylinder
3
1
Max Power
165 bhp @ 6000 rpm
27.2 bhp @ 5250 rpm
Max Torque
221 Nm @ 4000 rpm
41.3 Nm @ 4000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder
4
2
Fuel Delivery
Fuel Injected
Electronic Fuel Injection
Cooling System
Water Cooled
Air Cooled
Starting Mechanism
Self Start
Self / Kick Start
Bore
110.2 mm
N/A
Compression
10.8:1
N/A
Exhaust
Stainless 3-into-1 headers with 3 exit silencer / CAT box
N/A
Final Drive
Shaft, bevel box
N/A
Stroke
85.9 mm
N/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity
18.0 L
20.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity
N/A
3.5 L
Mileage
13.00 Kmpl
32.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range
N/A
N/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight
291 kg
197 kg
Length
2400 mm
2060 mm
Width
889 mm
790 mm
Height
1065 mm
1205 mm
Wheelbase
1677 mm
1350 mm
Ground Clearance
N/A
135 mm
Seat Height
773 mm
775 mm
Rake
27.9 º
N/A
Trail
134.9 mm
N/A

Transmission

No. Of Gears
6 Gears
5 Gears
Clutch
Wet, Multi-plate Hydraulically Operated, Torque Assist
Wet, Multi-plate

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type
Full Aluminium Frame
Single Downtube, Using Engine As Stressed Member
Front Suspension
Showa 47mm Upside-down 1 1 Cartridge Front Forks, Compression And Rebound Adjuster. 120mm Travel
Telescopic, 41mm Forks, 130mm Travel
Rear Suspension
Fully Adjustable Showa Piggyback Reservoir RSU With Remote Hydraulic Preload Adjuster, 107mm Rear Wheel Travel.
Twin Gas Charged Shock Absorbers With 5-step Adjustable Preload, 80mm Travel
Swingarm
Single-sided, cast aluminium
N/A

Braking

Front Brake Type
Discs
Disc
Rear Brake Type
Discs
Disc
Front Disc/Drum Size
320 mm
280 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size
300 mm
240 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size
17 inches
19 inches
Wheel Type
Alloy Wheel
Spoke Wheels
Front Tyre
150/80 R17 V
90/90-19, 52P
Rear Tyre
240/50 R16 V
120/80-18, 62P

Electricals

Battery
N/A
12 Volt, 14Ah
Headlight
LED
H7 55 / 55 W Projection Type Headlamp
Tail Light
LED
LED

Standard Features

Speedometer
Digital
Analogue
Tachometer
Digital
Analogue
Gear Indicator
tick
cross
Fuel Warning Indicator
tick
cross
Fuel Gauge
tick
tick
Low Oil Indicator
tick
cross
Low Battery Indicator
tick
cross
Pillion Seat
tick
tick
Pillion Grabrail
tick
tick
Engine Kill Switch
tick
tick
Clock
tick
tick
Tripmeter Type
Digital
Digital
Tripmeter Count
tick
tick
Pass Light
tick
tick
ABS
tick
-
Four Riding Modes
tick
-
Hill Hold Control
tick
-
LED DRL Headlamp
cross
cross
Long Wheel Base The Perfect Cruiser Posture
cross
-
New Multi - Function Display
cross
cross
7-Step Adjustable Rear Mono Schok Suspension
-
cross
Aerodynamic Sport Fairing
-
cross
Alloy Wheels Makes Your Ride Feel Like Heaven
-
cross
Aluminium Muffeler Cover
-
cross
Automatic HeadLamp on (AHO)
-
cross
Clip-On Handle Bars
-
cross
Digital Instrumentation
-
cross
Iconic Style & Design
-
cross
Key Mascot for Pride of Ownership
-
cross
Smart Digital Instrumentation with Gear Postion & RPM Indicator
-
cross
Stiffer Font Suspension
-
cross
Ultra Light & Robust 155cc Engine
-
cross
Wide Rear Tyre A Stable Ride
-
cross

Additonal Features

220 CC DTS-i Engine With Twin Spark Plugs
cross
-
Highway Comfort Handle Bar
cross
-
Iconic Style & Design Timeless Avenger Style
cross
-
Low Slung Seating The Best Seat On The Road
cross
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Oil Cooled Keeps Your Engine Cool At All The Times
cross
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Wide Rear Tyre
cross
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Digital Meter Style That Chooses To Be Precise
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cross
Matte Black Colour Sexy, Stylish & Subtle
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cross
Street Control Handlebar Control Now In Your Hands
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cross

Key Features

Twin Muffler
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cross
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