Royal Enfield, the Chennai-based two-wheeler manufacturer has started rolling out BS6 compliant motorcycles in the country. Recently, the BS6 Royal Enfield Himalayan motorcycle was launched in the country. Now, the company is gearing up to launch the BS6 versions of 650 Twins in India. According to the market reports, the prices for the motorcycles have been revealed, but not officially. Reportedly, some dealers have started taking pre-bookings for the BS6 Royal Enfield 650 Twins. Interested customers can book a 650 Twin with an upfront payment of Rs 10,000. BS6 Royal Enfield Himalayan With New Features Launched in India at Rs 1.86 Lakh.
As far as the prices are concerned, the BS6 Royal Enfield Interceptor gets a starting price of Rs 2.65 lakh whereas the BS6 Continental GT is priced at Rs 2.8 lakh (ex-showroom India). Moreover, the top-spec chrome variants of the 650 Twins are priced at Rs 2.85 and Rs 3.01 lakh (ex-showroom India) respectively. The BS6 Royal Enfield 650 Twins are around Rs 9,000 expensive than the outgoing BS4 models.
Mechanically, the RE 650 Twins are powered by a BS6 compliant 649cc, parallel-twin, air and oil-cooled engine. The motor is tuned to make 47 bhp of maximum power against the peak torque of 52 Nm. Transmission duties on the motorcycles are carried out by 6-speed manual gearbox.
Additionally, the motorcycles will not be getting any major changes except the fact that there will be a BS6 compliant motor. Some minor changes are also expected to happen in the ECU and throttle bodies that might see a slight drop in torque and power figures.
The motorcycle manufacturer will also be offering bunch of accessories with Royal Enfield 650 Twins which includes handlebar brace-pad, fork gaiters, short fly-screen, engine guards, pannier mounting kit, soft panniers and much more. These accessories will range from Rs 600 to Rs 6,000.