Royal Enfield was a brand name under which the Enfield Cycle Company limited of Redditch, Worcestershire sold motorcycles, bicycles, lawnmowers and stationary engines which they had manufactured. Enfield cycle company also used the brand name Enfield with our Royal. The first royal Enfield bike was manufactured in 1901.
The Enfield Cycle Company is responsible for the design and original production of the Royal Enfield Bullet, the longest-lived motorcycle designing in history. Enfield’s Remaining motorcycle business became part of Norton Villiers in 1967 and that business closed in 1978.Royal enfield himalayan is the best bike
DEVELOPMENT OF ROYAL ENFIELD :
Eadie had won contracts to supply precision parts for fire arms to the government’s long established Royal Small Arms Factory at Enfield, Middlesex, now the London Borough of Enfield with its off shoot in Sparkbrook and had assumed the brand name Royal Enfield.
In the year 1986 they also incorporated a new subsidiary company, The New Enfield cycle company limited, to handle much of the cycle work to eadie. Enfield diversified into motor cycles, 1901and motor cars, 1902.
PRODUCTION OF ROYAL ENFIELD :
The motor department was put into a separate, Enfield Autocar company limited incorporated in 1906 and established in new works at hunt End, Redditch. In 1955, Enfield cycle company partnered with madras motors in India in forming Enfield of India, based in Chennai and started assembling the 350 cc Royal Enfield Bullet motorcycle in madras. The first machines were assembled from components imported from England.
ROYAL ENFIELD INDIAN MARKET :
Starting in 1957, Enfield of India acquired the machines necessary to build components in India, and by 1962 all components were made in India. Enfield of India continued producing the Bullet and begin branding its motorcycles as ‘Royal Enfield’ brought by trade mark owner David Holder, was judged in favour of Enfield of India.
LIST OF BIKE OF ROYAL ENFIELD :
The following are the bike are released in India by royal Enfield company as follows classic 350, Bullet 350, Thunder Bird 350X, Himalayan, classic 500, Bullet 500, Thunder Bird 350, Interceptor 650. Now we are going to discuss the latest bike of Royal Enfield Himalayan with ABS and launching soon in India.
ROYAL ENFIELD HIMALAYAN DETAILS :
5 speed gear transmission with engine capacity of 411 CC.
Official tagline is of Purpose Built for Adventure.
Body type is of Adventure.
Weight of 191 kg.
Power of peak 24.50bhp @6500rpm.
Peak torque of 32nm @4250 rpm.
Four stroke engine.
Single cylinder capacity.
Compression ratio is of 9.5:1
Bore and stroke is of 78 mm & 86 mm.
BIKE FEATURES :
Clutch is of wet multi plate.
Ignition system is of Digital electronic system.
Lubrication is of wet Sump.
Air cooled system.
Estimated mileage capacity of 45 km/lit (Approx.).
Top speed of 145 kmph.
Fuel capacity of 15 litres.
Fuel system is of Electronic fuel injection.
Emission Standard of BS4.
The Front suspension is of telescopic 41 mm forks, 200 mm travel and comes to Rear suspension is of monoshock with linkage, 180mm travel, and chassis type of single down tube.
Breaking features of Disc, double piston floating caliper of brake 300 mm and the Rear end comes of disc, single piston floating caliper with brake of 240 mm, having the features of dual ABS.
Tube less tyres system.
Spoke wheel type.
Wheel size of 21 inches.
Front tyre of =90/90-21.
Rare tyre of =120/90-17.
Length*width*height is of 2190*840*1360
Wheel Base of 1465 mm
Ground clearance of 220 mm
Seat height is 800.
Overall riding range 675 km.
Colours is of Snow and Granite.
Instrument console features :
Speedometer, Tachometer and fuel guage is in Analogue, trip-meter, odometer, clock, and compass is in digital form.
Comfort and convenience features:
Fuel warning indicator, low oil indicator, low batter indicator, pillion seat, pillion grab rail, Engine kill switch,foot rest, pass light and electric start.
Battery of MF capacity of 8.0 ah, and voltage of 12 Volts.
Head light of projector type and also tail light of led type.
Royal Enfield Himalayan gives 2 years or 20,000 kms of warranty whichever is earlier in India.
Royal Enfield Himalayan price is in India is of Rs/- 179,000.