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2017 Royal Enfield Himalayan FI review, test ride

It’s been a rocky ride for the Royal Enfield Himalayan. The bike received high praise at the test ride event in Shimla, where it impressed in the environment it was designed for and named after. But then things went a bit downhill, with numerous reliability issues creeping up. Royal Enfield eventually stopped sale as they set about developing the BS4-spec bike, and they also used ... Read More »

New Royal Enfield Classic 350 Redditch Variants Launched

Royal Enfield has introduced its Classic 350 model in what it calls the Redditch series variants, in three new colours. The new colours include Redditch Red, Redditch Green and Redditch Blue, and the company says they are inspired by the paint schemes on ’50s-era Royal Enfield motorcycles that were produced in Redditch, UK – the birthplace of Royal Enfield motorcycles. ... Read More »

Bajaj Dominar 400 vs Honda CBR250R vs Royal Enfield Classic 350 vs Mahindra Mojo: Spec Comparison

We have been waiting for the Bajaj Dominar 400 for a long time now, and the Pune based two wheeler giant certainly made sure that the wait was totally worth it. Not only does the bike excel in design, equipment and performance figures, it also has been made available at a stellar asking price. Well, Bajaj says it plans to ... Read More »

Britain’s Royal Mail Bans Delivery of Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Smartphones

Royal Mail Plc, operator of Britain’s main postal service, said on Wednesday it had banned the delivery of Samsung’s Galaxy Note 7 smartphones through its network for safety reasons, making it potentially difficult for many Britons to return the recalled devices. Samsung recalled about 2.5 million Galaxy Note 7s last month after reports some had caught fire due to faulty ... Read More »

Which Royal Enfield Is proper for You?

there’s no easy solution to this question. From the conventional Bullet look to new age cruisers or even an adventure travelling motorcycle in the Himalayan, Royal Enfield has a huge variety of motorcycles on offer. For a few, it may be the ’60s British design, the air of mystery of a retro bike which has been in service for over ... Read More »

Royal Enfield Himalayan: Test Ride Review

Mention the name ‘Royal Enfield’ and the first thing that comes to mind is the retro, ’60s design of the Bullet. Although Royal Enfield, over the years, has moved on to products like the Thunderbird with more conventional cruiser styling, the brand is still identified with the ‘classic’ Bullet look. In fact, the largest selling Royal Enfield today is the ... Read More »

Royal Enfield Himalayan Vs Mahindra Mojo Comparison Review

The Royal Enfield Himalayan is certainly going to get a lot of interest from the motorcycle touring community – for those seeking to venture out to the remote mountains or even on a cross-country tour. The Himalayan also promises versatile performance – a comfortable touring machine and a bike which can easily do the daily commute. It’s of course, purpose-built ... Read More »

Royal Enfield Himalayan Launched in India; Prices Start at 1.55 Lakh

The Royal Enfield Himalayan has finally entered the Indian two-wheeler market with an aggressive price point of 1.55 Lakh (ex-showroom, Munbai) and 1.78 Lakh (On-Road). The bike was one off the most awaited launched in 2016 and is the first ground-up, new Royal Enfield motorcycle to be launched in India. That said, the company has confirmed that the bike will ... Read More »

Royal Enfield Himalayan First Ride Review

A question posed at the technical briefing by Royal Enfield was whether the Himalayan has been tested extensively on city roads. Pat came the reply from the Himalayan project lead saying, of course, it has been tested on city roads but putting those pictures or videos just wouldn’t look good for an adventure tourer. Yeah, the folks at Royal Enfield ... Read More »

Royal Enfield Classic 500 Launched in Squadron Blue; Priced at 1,86,688

Royal Enfield has launched a new colour – Squadron Blue – on the Classic 500 range of motorcycles, priced at 1,86,688 (on-road, Delhi). The new shade has been inspired by the Indian Air Force and is a tribute by the bike maker for its well-established history with the armed forces. The new Squadron Blue Classic 500 variant is available for ... Read More »