The country’s leading performance bike manufacturer Royal Enfield launched its new cruiser bike Meteor 350 in the Indian market this year. Now the company is preparing to launch some new bikes in the market. According to media reports, many models ranging from Classic 350 and Royal Enfield Cruiser 650 to Himalayan and Royal Enfield Hunter will be introduced in a new avatar in 2021 next year. So let’s know about these bikes –
Royal Enfield is working on many new bikes. One of these bikes will be based on the 650cc platform. This will be the third 650 cc motorcycle of the company. In August, this bike was first seen during testing. Now its clear picture has been leaked. Due to which the details of the motorcycle, along with a lot of details have been revealed.
Royal Enfield Cruiser 650 Features
The leaked picture shows that this new motorcycle from Royal Enfield is strongly influenced by the company’s KX Bobber concept. The Royal Enfield KX Bobber concept was showcased at the EICMA 2018 Motor Show. This cruiser bike will get a 648cc parallel-twin engine. This is given in the company’s Interceptor 650 and Continental GT 650 bikes.
There will be many latest features in this new bike of Royal Enfield. The testing model has USD forks on the front. This is seen for the first time in Royal Enfield bikes. The motorcycle is accompanied by alloy wheels. Tubeless tires are expected to be found in this new cruiser bike.
Royal Enfield Cruiser 650 Design
The design of the bike is similar to that of a traditional cruiser motorcycle. It has wide handlebars, teardrop fuel tanks, and large fenders. Royal Enfield Cruiser 650 has a lower seat height than other Royal Enfield bikes. It is expected to get an instrument console with Bluetooth connectivity like the company’s upcoming Meteor 350. The new cruiser bike will get tilted seats like the Thunderbird. The liquid-cooled radiator is visible in the images.
Disc brakes will be available on both sides of this 650 cc cruiser bike of Royal Enfield. The bike will be equipped with dual-channel ABS. It has a circular headlamp, in which LED bulbs can be found.
Talking about the engine, as its name suggests, the company will use the 650 cc engine in this bike. Which can share the engine option with the Continental GT 650. This 649 cc twin-cylinder engine is capable of generating maximum power of 47bhp and a peak torque of 52nm.
At the same time, this engine will get power on the rear wheel through a 6-speed gearbox. The new upcoming cruiser bike will be built on the 650 platforms, based on the Parr Interceptor 650 and the Continental Twins. This bike will be injected with a 650 cc engine.
Its power and torque will be equal to 650 twins. Like 650 twins, this bike will get a parallel-twin engine with a 270-degree crankshaft. It will also come with fuel injection, air-oil cooling, and a 6-speed manual gearbox. The 650 cruiser bike will get upside-down forks, which will be seen in a Royal Enfield bike for the first time.
The company has not yet made any official announcement on the launch of this new 650 cruiser bike. However, media reports suggest that the bike may go on sale in the second half of 2021 around Diwali.
At the same time, its price will also be expensive like twins. Twins have priced from Rs 2.65 lakh to Rs 3 lakh. At the same time, the price of the 2021 Royal Enfield 650 Cruiser can be between Rs 3.5 lakh to Rs four lakh.
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