Saturday, 25 August 2018

Royal Enfield launch Interceptor 650 and Continental GT 650 || Booking open now


Royal Enfield Interceptor 650

About the new Royal Enfield motorcycle :-


The Indian motorcycle company, Royal Enfield  launch a new bikes later on this month. Royal Enfield has the Interceptor 650 and Continental GT 650 that are yet to be revealed in India.

ENGINE :-

The first twin-cylinder engine from Royal Enfield sports a parallel twin configuration with a 270-degree firing order. The engine produces 47 bhp of power at 7,100 rpm and 52 Nm of torque at 4,000 rpm and is mated to a 6-speed gearbox with a slip-assist clutch which is good  actually. There is no liquid cooling but the oil does have a radiator, and fuel delivery is with a Bosch fuel injection system.  The braking system has single discs front and rear, and ABS will be standard which is great new actually.

R.E New 650 cc Engine

REVIEW :-

The Royal Enfield Continental GT 650 Twin is the cafe racer twin to the Royal Enfield   Interceptor 650 , with better performance. As always, the accessories list will be an impressive one. But  the Continental GT 650 has the biggest chance of giving  the only catch is that it needs to deliver on the value front. Royal Enfield motorcycle has a world of opportunity available to them in the middleweight segment.



Royal Enfield Continental GT 650

The Continental GT 650 Twin uses the same 648 cc parallel-twin motor as the Interceptor. The bike gets a dual-cradle, tubular steel frame which was made by Harris Performance. The bike gets 41 mm telescopic suspension up front which has 110 mm of travel which is good for comfort while driving in bad roads . At the rear, there are twin coil-over shock absorbers with 88 mm of travel which is good for comfort while driving in bad roads. The bike kerb  weighs 198 kg. Up front is a 320 mm disc while the rear tyre gets a 240 mm disc. Royal Enfield has always priced its new 650 cc segments motorcycles aggressively. because the company now moving to a brand new segment of motorcycles, expect prices of this motorcycle aggressive. Our guess would be around Rs 3.5 lakh to Rs 4.0  lakh.Another important statement given by Lal is that both motorcycles will be launched in India as well as international markets simultaneously. The company had earlier planned to launch the motorcycles abroad first, and later in India. At launch, the 650 twin will only be available in limited numbers. The company will ramp up production only four months after the launch. Intially, the global launch was planned for mid-2018, but will now take place towards the end of the year.



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