Kawasaki Vulcan S vs Royal Enfield Rumbler 500 Comparison

Overview Kawasaki Vulcan S Royal Enfield Rumbler 500
₱415,000 N/A
User Rating
Available Color(s)
Vulcan S Colors
Rumbler 500 Colors
Fuel Type
Gasoline Motorcycles in Philippines
Gasoline Motorcycles in Philippines
Vehicle Type
Cruiser Motorcycles in Philippines
Cruiser Motorcycles in Philippines

User Review Comparison

Kawasaki Vulcan S
  • E
    Ejay Oct 15, 2020 for Kawasaki Vulcan S

    I had been looking for a bike that can be aptly used as a beginner bike. Being almost novice in biking, I was not so confident to go for just Read More

  • A
    Angelo Garcia May 12, 2020 for Kawasaki Vulcan S

    My friends often ask me ‘being a beginner in bike riding which bike would be most apt for us? My decision always remain unchanged. I just reply them with, ‘Go Read More

  • B
    Benigno Jan 10, 2020 for Kawasaki Vulcan S

    Cruiser bikes have a very distinct style and making them stand out is no easy feat. Well, Kawasaki has done it! The Vulcan S has looks that could kill. Looks Read More

  • N
    Noel Nov 02, 2018 for Kawasaki Vulcan S

    I wanted to purchase a bike for a long time. I was very confused about which one to choose. My father asked me to have a look at Kawasaki Vulcan Read More

Royal Enfield Rumbler 500
  • s
    Seth Apr 17, 2019 for Royal Enfield Rumbler 500

    The Rumbler 500 is a great touring machine. It is comfortable and has a good riding position to cover long distances without tiring you out. The engine also has enough Read More

From The Experts

  • Pros
  • Cons
Kawasaki Vulcan S

Outstanding design

Great ergonomics

Powerful engine

Standard ABS

Royal Enfield Rumbler 500

Classic cruiser styling

Comfortable cruiser

Modern amenities

Kawasaki Vulcan S

Not great heat dissipation from riders legs

Royal Enfield Rumbler 500

Harsh vibey engine

Expensive compared to other Royal Enfield bikes

Inadequate braking

Technical Specifications
Engine & Performance
Fuel Tank Capacity (litres) 14 L 20 L
Clutch Type Wet Multi Disc Wet, Multi-Plate
Exhaust Pipes 2 in 1 Exhaust Single Exhaust
Drive Type Chain Drive Chain Drive
Cooling System Liquid Cooled Air Cooled
Engine Type 4-Stroke, 2 Cylinder, DOHC 4-Stroke, SOHC
Displacement 649 499
No. Of Strokes 4-Stroke 4-Stroke
Injection Type Fuel Injection Electronic Fuel Injection
No. Of Cylinder 2 1
Valves Per Cylinder 4 2
Valve Configuration DOHC SOHC
Maximum Power 61.6 27.2
Maximum Torque 64 Nm 41.3 Nm
RPM at Maximum Torque 6500 4000
RPM at Maximum Power 7500 5250
Seating Capacity 2 2
Length 2310 mm 2060 mm
Width 855 mm 790 mm
Height 1090 mm 1205 mm
Kerb Weight 228 kg 195 kg
Wheel Base 1575 mm 1350 mm
Ground Clearance 130 mm 140 mm
Seat Height 705 mm 775 mm
Category Cruiser Cruiser
Fuel & Ignition
Start Option Electric Kick & Electric
Fuel Supply System Fuel Injection EFI
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline
Gear & Transmission
Gear Box 6-Speed 5-Speed
Transmission Type Manual Manual
Battery Voltage 12 V 12 V
Chassis & Suspension
Front Suspension Telescopic Fork Telescopic Fork
Rear Suspension Monoshock Twin gas charged shock absorbers with 5-step adjustable preload
Wheels & Tyres
Front Tyre 120/70 R18 90/90 R19
Rear Tyre 160/60 R17 120/80 R18
Front Wheel Size R18 R19
Rear Wheel Size R17 R18
Tyre Type Radial Radial
Safety & Security
Safety & Security
Back Rest
Launch Control
Leg Guards
Engine Check Warning
Pass Switch
Wheel Lock Front/back
Shutter Lock
Side Reflectors Optional
Side Stand Indicator
Tachometer Analog
Speedometer Digital Analog
Odometer Digital Digital
Display Screen
Fuel Gauge Digital Digital
Oil Change Indicator
Front Brake Disc Disc
Rear Brake Disc Disc
Accessory Outlet
Indicator Light
Head Lamp LED Halogen
Adjustable Headlights
Tail Lamp LED LED
Differentiating Features
Height Adjustable Seats
Chassis & Suspension
Seat Type Dual Stepped Low Slung
Chrome Garnish
Side Wings

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