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 - ₹ 1,90,874 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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Good mileage and perfect gear transmission i love the body shape and very powerful engine twinspark engine and in thunderbird 500 500 cc and also hazard light the royal enfield thunderbird, now with a powerful 350 cc engine, a 20 litre tank, digital meter console and le
The buying experience was great, the power delivery of this bike can be seen only after changing exhaust. I personally changed the exhaust twice to increase power . I bought a dolphin then after that i changed the silencer to rrp(red rooster performance), as many people
I’m using tb500 from more then 18 month now i have mixed opinion on this bike riding experience great specially long drives city drives also good it’s looks are awesome specially when u slightly alter it i have stone black which is the best in colour for tb. My first 6
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.
Royal Enfield Thunderbird 350X and 500X on 28 February
24 February 2018
The bikes are based on the standard Thunderbird, although with a few upgrades that lend a modern appeal.