Royal Enfield Himalayan Review

Royal Enfiladed finally delivered! Many riders were waiting for an affordable Adventure Touring Bike for long. Using street bikes for touring off the tarmac was always a compromise. Then came the big ADV bikes in the shape of Triumph Tigers. They were huge, heavy and most importantly costly for most buyers. Perfect plot for something like Himalayan. I have Test ridden the bike and all the details are in the accompanying Video.

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Major Aspects of the bike

  • ₹ 1,72,000 on road Pune
  • 411 cc SOHC, 24.5 BHP (18.02 KW) @ 6500 RPM, 32, 32 NM @ 4000 – 4500 RPM
  • Very simple motorcycle
  • Extremely comfortable Ergonomics
  • 800 mm – low saddle height for an ADV bike
  • Tubed Spoke Wheels (21″ front, 17″ rear)
  • 15 L tank capacity
  • Kerb weight 182 Kgs
  • 220 mm Ground Clearence !
  • Luggage ready
  • Comprehensive instrumentation console including gear position, taco, trip meters, ambient temperature, clock and even a digital compass

 

Check out the video for more details:

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