Royal Enfield is going to launch the new and updated Royal Enfield Bullet 350 in the Indian market tomorrow. The company recently released a teaser. In which the launch date has been announced along with the exhaust note of the bike.
Talking about the price, it is expected to start from Rs 2 lakh (ex-showroom) and deliveries may start soon after the launch. The bike has been spotted several times during testing on Indian roads. In the Indian market, this bike will compete with bikes like TVS Ronin, Honda CB 350 and Jawa 42 and Yezdi Roadster.
Royal Enfield Bullet 350: Expected Price
The Hunter 350 in the company’s portfolio is priced at Rs. 1.50 to 1.75 lakhs. While the price of Classic 350 is between 1.93 to 2.25 lakh rupees. The price of the new generation Royal Enfield Bullet 350 can be between 1.50 to 2.50 lakh rupees. This could be the cheapest Royal Enfield motorcycle to be launched in India for the first time.
Royal Enfield Bullet 350: Performance
The upcoming Royal Enfield Bullet 350 gets a 349cc single-cylinder, air-oil cooled, fuel-injected engine, which generates 20.2 bhp of power at 6100 rpm and 27 NM of torque at 4000 rpm. The engine is tuned with a 5-speed gearbox.
This engine unit is also found in Hunter, Meteor and Classic 350. However, the Bullet’s engine will be re-tuned. The new engine is known for its torque, so it can be upgraded. Royal Enfield has also improved the gears.
Royal Enfield Bullet 350: Features
Design wise, the new generation Bullet 350 will be an updated version of its older model. The motorcycle will come with a single-piece seat, spoke rims, a separate taillamp and body graphics. Apart from this, it will get the design elements of the classic 350.
The instrument cluster will come with an analog speedometer. May come with a small digital readout for the fuel gauge. It will have telescopic front forks and dual-spring loaded shock absorbers at the rear. For braking, there will be a disc brake at the front and a drum unit with single-channel ABS at the rear.
The Bullet will be the company’s fourth 350cc motorcycle based on the J-platform after the Classic, Hunter and Meteor, one of the oldest motorcycles in the country . The Bullet is one of the oldest motorcycles in the country and has been in production since 1931.