Royal Enfield Thunderbird X: New Urban-Driven Bike

Here are five things you have to think about the new urban-driven Thunderbird models.

Riding position

Two of the greatest changes on the new Illustrious Enfield Thunderbird variations come as another handlebar and seat. The handlebar is shorter, when contrasted with the gorilla holders seen on the normal Thunderbird models. The seat on the cruiser is additionally overhauled and is presently a solitary piece unit. By and large, the shorter handlebar joined with the new seat will be focused at riders searching for an agreeable, laid-back urban riding bundle.


The 350X and 500X are accessible in four brilliant hues – Escape Orange and Stray Blue on the 500X, and Offbeat White and Wandering Red on the 350X. The front lamp vault on the bike is currently passed out and includes a Drove DRL. The digi-simple twin-case instrument group additionally gets the passed out treatment with a chrome decorate around the dials. Doing this blacked treatment additionally is the fumes and the adaptive fork, and the best and base finishes of the double safeguards. The bicycles additionally include an overhauled snatch rail that is conveniently incorporated by the pillion seat and closures in the tail-light unit.

Combination wheels

The bicycles include nine-talked dark combination haggles tires (a first for a generation Illustrious Enfield). The main other Illustrious Enfield bike to highlight amalgam wheels from industrial facility was the Fierceness, which has for quite some time been out of generation. Picking secondary selling amalgam wheels was a standout amongst the most famous changes on Thunderbirds, however this is currently dealt with on the new X variations.


The new Thunderbird variations utilize an indistinguishable motor and five-speed gearbox from the standard Thunderbird go. The 350X utilizes a 346cc engine, which makes 19.8hp and 28Nm of torque, and the 500X is controlled by a 499cc engine that produces 27.2hp and 41.3Nm of torque.

Cost and rivalry

The new Thunderbird 350X and 500X have been propelled at Rs 1.56 lakh and Rs 1.98 lakh, separately. As far as evaluating, the 350X and the 500X are both more costly than the standard Thunderbird 350 and Thunderbird 500 by around Rs 8,000. The two bikes basically rival the UM Rebel Games S, which is estimated at Rs 1.59 lakh (all costs, ex-showroom, Delhi).

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