Royal Enfield Classic 500

Classy bike with more classy features, Royal Enfield Classic 500 enhances the royal feel you want to carry when you are riding. It is available in vibrant colors and unmatchable style along with fuel efficiency, engine power, safety and captivating looks. Buy this motorcycle for a royal touch.

1,85,213 *
* Ex-Showroom Price

Launch Date : 10 Nov 2009

Royal Enfield Classic 500 Full Specifications


Displacement (cc) 499
Engine Type 4 Stroke, Twinspark, BS-IV Engine
No. of Cylinders Single
Maximum Power 27.2 BHP @ 5250 RPM
Maximum Torque 41.3 NM @ 4000 RPM
Starter System Self Start/Kick Start
Fuel Delivery System Keihin Electronic Fuel Injection
Ignition Digital Electronic Ignition
Cooling System Air Cooled
Gears 5 Speed Constant Mesh
Clutch Wet, Multi-Plate
Bore (mm) 84
Stroke (mm) 90


Chassis Type Single Downtube, Using Engine As Stressed Member
Front Suspension Telescopic, 35mm forks, 130mm travel
Rear Suspension Twin gas charged shock absorbers with 5-step adjustable preload, 80mm travel


Front Brake 280mm Disc, 2-Piston caliper
Rear Brake 153mm Drum, Single Lead Internal Expanding


Front Tyre Size 90/90 - 19 (Domestic)
Rear Tyre Size 120/80 - 18 (Domestic)
Wheel Size (inches) 19
Tyres Types no
Wheel Type Spoke


Battery 12 volt, 14 Ah
Tail Light 21 W / 5 W
Dashboard 12 volt - DC
Headlamp 60 W / 55 W, HALOGEN, Automatic Headlamp On (AHO)


Length (mm) 2140
Width (mm) 790
Height (mm) 1090
Weight (Kg) 190
Ground Clearance (mm) 135
Wheelbase (mm) 1360


Colors Classic Black, Classic Silver, Classic Tan


Fuel Tank Capacity (litres) 13.5
Reserve Fuel 2.5
Fuel Consumption City (kmpl) 20.00
Fuel Consumption Highway (kmpl) 22.00

SAGMart Reviews on Royal Enfield Classic 500

What's good:

The Classic 500 is a flagship variant of the Royal Enfield’s family, which has gained more popularity in its class. The motorcycle is featuring an old school accessories such a round head lamp, tool box, vintage tail lamp and saddle seat that gives a retro look to the bike. Moreover, in the terms of the mechanical specifications, the Classic 500 retains the same Powertrain as the other variants have. Few of its pros are given below:

  • Stunning Style
  • Massive Performance
  • Dynamic Ride Quality
  • Solo Saddle Seat

What's bad:

It doesn’t complain against the performance and style, but if talk about the handling, it gives better stability on the dry road, but as soon as it encounters wet slippery areas, it’s become difficult to control the motorcycle at the highest speed because of its poor tyres.

Power to mileage:

The Royal Enfield Classic 500 is built around on a 499cc single-cylinder twin-spark engine, which make it capable of delivering linear power and torque. The engine generates 27.2 BHP of power at 5,250 RPM and 41.3 NM of torque at 4,000 RPM. It comes mated to a five speed sequential gearbox and a chain drive. Few of its power to mileage are given below:

  • Keihin Electronic Fuel Injection System
  • Bharat Stage IV (BS4)
  • Maximum Power 27.2 BHP at 5,250 RPM
  • Maximum Torque 41.3 NM at 4,000 RPM
  • Wet Multi-Plate Clutch
  • Digital Electronic Ignition

Handling and riding:

The motorcycle has a massive engine that gives a grunt sound when accelerate the speed. The handling and riding of Classic 500 is pretty much standard, such as the impressive handlebar make it easy to handle the motorcycle at high speed as well as low speed. Moreover, the saddle seat is crafted in well manner that gives a comfortable sitting posture to the riders for a long and relaxed ride.


The safety equipments are perfect in the Enfield Classic 500. It is considered as one of the safest powerful motorcycles from the company. Thus, it comes with an excellent brakes and suspension that ensures for a safe and comfortable ride. Furthermore, it comes with a halogen head bulb and a vintage tail light that gives a much attention in the dark areas. Few of its safety features are given below:

  • Halogen Head Bulb
  • Automatic Headlamp On (AHO)
  • Front Telescopic Travel Suspension
  • Rear Twin Gas Charged Absorbers with Five Step Adjustable Suspension
  • Front Disc Brake
  • Rear Powerful Drum Brake


It is a flagship variant of Royal Enfield Classic that gets a third position in the Classic model. The motorcycle meets you with dynamic performance and ride quality. It is not only known by its vintage look, but also known by its dynamic class riding. The price of this machine is higher than its other variants.

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