Royal Enfield has introduced two new color variants of its bestselling motorcycle model, Classic 350 and the Classic 500. Both these bikes come in a stylish matt finish and are now equipped at the rear as well.
“We try to stick to doing things that are authentic. In that spirit, the new Gunmetal Grey and Stealth Black variants of the Classic are an ode to our riders and their journeys. It is an authentic expression of self and a celebration of the dark and the spirit of the various shades of night when a rider reminisces the day gone by and the day that is to unfold. We are confident that this will resonate with riders and aspirants who believe in what we believe. Pure Motorcycling. With these new Classic additions riders have more ways to tell their story,” said Mr. Rudratej (Rudy) Singh, President, Royal Enfield.
Royal Enfield Classic 350 Gunmetal Grey:
The fuel tank, fenders and side boxes of the special model are finished in the new matte Gunmetal Grey color. The motorcycle also gets Dark Tan seat covers with white stitches.
The Royal Enfield Classic 350 Gunmetal Grey is powered by a 346 cc single cylinder,4 stroke, twin spark air-cooled engine that produces 19.8 bhp of power at 5250 rpm and 28 Nm of torque at 4000 rpm. The engine is mated to a 5-speed gearbox.
The frame uses the engine as a stressed member. The motorcycle runs on 35 mm front telescopic forks which have a travel of 130mm travel and Twin gas charged shock absorbers at the rear with 5-step adjustable preload that have 80 mm of travel.
Stopping power for the Classic 350 Gunmetal Grey variant comes from a 280 mm disc with 2-piston caliper at the front and a 240 mm disc brake with single piston caliper at the rear. The motorcycle rides on 19-inch spoke wheel at the front and 18-inch spoke wheel at the rear. The wheels are wrapped in a 90-section tire at the front and a 120-section at the rear.
On tape the special variant of the Classic 350 measures 2160 mm in length, 790 mm in width and 1090 mm in height. It has a wheelbase of 1370 mm and a ground clearance of 135 mm. The fuel tank capacity stands at 13.5 liter while its kerb weight is 192 kg.
2017 Royal Enfield Classic 350 Gunmetal Grey Price:
The Classic 350 Gunmetal Grey model is priced at INR 1,59,677 on-road, Chennai.
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Royal Enfield Classic 500 Stealth Black:
This mean looking motorcycle gets its fuel tank, fenders and side boxes finished in a matte black shade. The engine casing, indicator, mirrors and headlamp housing ditch the chrome look and replace it with the matte black finish. The exhaust, handlebar, wheels and the hub are also finished in the matte black shade. It even features a single seat wrapped in black leather with black stitching.
Powering the Royal Enfield Classic 500 Stealth Black is a 499 cc, single cylinder, 4-stroke, Spark Ignition, Air-cooled, Fuel Injected engine which produces a power of 27.2 bhp at 5250 rpm and 41.3 Nm of torque at 4000 rpm. The motor is coupled with a 5-speed transmission.
Similar to the Royal Enfield Classic 350, the Classic 500 is also equipped with 35 mm front telescopic forks and Twin gas charged shock absorbers at the rear with 5-step adjustable preload. It also gets 280 mm disc at front and a 240 mm disc brake at the rear and runs on 19-inch spoke wheel wrapped in a 90-section tire at the front and 18-inch spoke wheel wrapped in a 120-section at the rear.
The Royal Enfield Classic 500 Stealth Black has a kerb weight of 194 kg and a fuel tank capacity of 13.5 liter. It measures 2140 mm in length, 790 mm in width, 1090 in height and has a wheelbase of 1360 mm with a ground clearance of 135 mm.
2017 Royal Enfield Classic 500 Stealth Black Price:
The new Classic 500 Stealth Black variant is priced at INR 2,05,213, on-road Chennai.