Thunderbird 500

Thunderbird 500

The Royal Enfield Thunderbird with a powerful 500 cc engine, a 20 litre tank, digital meter console, LED tail lamps and in three striking shades of black gives a new definition to Highway cruising.

The Thunderbird 500 is poised to enhance the pleasure of leisure motorcycling among touring enthusiasts. With its distinctive “black” styling, this motorcycle makes a distinct statement on the roads.


Technical Specifications:


Type: Single Cylinder, 4 stroke, Spark ignition, Aircooled, Fuel injection
Displacement: 499cc
Bore x stroke: 84mm X 90 mm
Compression Ratio: 8.5 : 1
Maximum Power: 27.2 bhp @ 5250 rpm
Maximum Torque: 41.3 Nm @ 4000 rpm
Ignition System: Digital electronic ignition
Clutch Wet, multi-plate
Gearbox: 5 Speed Constant Mesh
Lubrication: Wet sump
Engine Oil: 15 W 50 API, SL Grade & above, JASO MA 2
Fuel Supply: Electronic fuel injection
Air Cleaner: Paper Element
Engine Start: Electric/Kick

Chassis & Suspension

Type: Single downtube, using engine as stressed member
Front suspension: Telescopic, 41mm forks, 130mm travel
Rear suspension: Twin gas charged shock absorbers with 5-step adjustable preload, 80mm travel


Wheelbase: 1350 mm
Ground Clearance: 135 mm
Length: 2060 mm
Width: 790 mm (Without Mirrors)
Height: 1205 mm (Without Mirrors)
Seat Height
Kerb Weight: 197 Kgs (with 90% Fuel & Oil)
Fuel Capacity: 20 Ltr

Brakes & Tyres

Tyres Fr: 90/90 – 19
Tyres Rr: 120/80 – 18
Brakes Front: 280mm Disc, 2-Piston caliper
Brakes Rear: 240mm Disc, Single piston caliper


Electrical System: 12 volt – DC
Battery: 12 volt, 14Ah
Head Lamp: Projection type headlamp, H7 55 / 55 W
Tail Lamp: LED lamp with position light guides
Turn Signal Lamp: 12V, R10W X4nos

Special Features:


A head lamp console with the projector and LED light guide Halo ring


Unique ‘Black’ styling and the 3D motifs

Back rest

Split seats with a removable rear seat that can be used as a luggage carrier

Rear Brake

A rear disc brake & retractable foot pegs


4 stroke, air cooled, all black 500cc engine.

Brake Light

LED lamp with light guides

No.Of vehicle delivered


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Opp.Coimbatore Stock Exchange, Trichy Road,
Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu 641005.