The Royal Enfield Thunderbird is the Chennai-based bike maker’s speciality cruiser motorcycle. Launched in 2005 in the 350cc avatar, it got the 500cc engine in 2013 and shares this mill with the standard 500 and the Classic 500.
The Royal Enfield Thunderbird is the Chennai-based bike maker’s
speciality cruiser motorcycle. Launched in 2005 in the 350cc avatar, it
got the 500cc engine in 2013 and shares this mill with the standard 500
and the Classic 500.
The Thunderbird 500 is powered by a 499cc single cylinder mill that produces 27.2bhp and 41.3Nm of torque. The engine has been mated to a five-speed sequential gearbox and sends power to the wheel via a chain drive.
The bike is underpinned by a single downtube chassis which uses the engine as a stressed member. In the front RE has fitted the Thunderbird 500 with 41mm telescopic forks and a 280mm disc brake while the rear gets five-step adjustable gas charged units and a 240mm drum brake unit.
In terms of features, the Thunderbird 500 gets an electric start, full instrument panel with digital trip meter and a host of other sensors like side stand and low oil. The RE Thunderbird 500 is available in four major colours Lightning, Stone, Marine and a shade called Flicker Black. It is priced at Rs 1,88,412 (ex-showroom, Delhi)
Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500 Price - ₹ 1,90,872 onwards (Ex-showroom, Mumbai). It is available in 1 version - Standard. See price of Thunderbird 500 in top cities: Bangalore, Mumbai, Pune and Ahmedabad.
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Buying experience is lit bit bad.Riding experience is good because of his seat and also the back supporter on back seat is nice.Now comes to the looks the looks of my bike is good and hunky and the performance is also good only on by-pass or free roads.Service and maint
Bike is in excellent condition rarely used. Only 9000 km in 4 years. Timely services done. It was with me like a baby with full of care.Perfect acceleration Perfect comfort Made for long routes Nice pickup Royal feel Tubeless tyres. Hassle free ride Nice braking Gorgeou
Hi guys!I am heavily built, weighing around 100kgs and standing at 6 feet 3 inches tall. So this bike feels right for me, also its easier for me to maneuver this bike. Do keep this in mind as you read my review. I have owned a re thunderbird 500 since august 2014 and co
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Royal Enfield Thunderbird 350X and 500X launched in India
28 February 2018
Royal Enfield has launched the Royal Enfield Thunderbird 350X and 500X in the Indian market at a price of Rs 1.56 lakhs and Rs 1.98 lakhs respectively. The bikes sport a few cosmetic revisions to make them more appealing to a younger audience.
Royal Enfield Thunderbird 350X, 500X brochure leaked ahead of launch
26 February 2018
The brochure for the upcoming Thunderbird twins has been leaked, confirming details of the bikes.