Royal Enfield Himalayan recorded 116 per cent Yr-on-Yr gross sales progress because it garnered a complete of two,165 items in February 2020
Royal Enfield was one among the many few producers that posted constructive gross sales progress within the month of February 2019. It racked up a complete of 61,188 items final month as in opposition to 60,066 items throughout the identical interval in 2019 with YoY quantity improve of 1.9 per cent. Solely 4 bikes recorded gross sales progress for the model final month.
The extremely in style Traditional 350, Bullet Electra Twinspark, 650 Twins and the Himalayan secured constructive gross sales growths in February 2020. The twin-purpose journey tourer was the very best of the lot because it registered 116 per cent gross sales improve as 2,165 items have been bought in opposition to simply 1,001 items throughout the corresponding month final yr.
The Chennai-based two-wheeler big is anticipated to launch the brand new era Traditional and Thunderbird within the coming months with a model new fuel-injected powertrain that might have its capability slotted between 346 cc and 499 cc. Earlier this yr, Royal Enfield started introducing BSVI compliant fashions and the Himalayan adopted up with its share of updates.
The 2020 Royal Enfield Himalayan good points two new paint schemes: Lake Blue and Rock Crimson. It’s priced from Rs. 1.86 lakh (ex-showroom, New Delhi) and will get a slew of considerable additions together with a switchable ABS system. This implies the ANS can now be disengaged on the rear wheel if desired by the rider for extra sideways remedy.
For the hardcore off-roading lovers, it’ll improve the enjoyable on the crushed path. The enhancements to braking results in the Himalayan stopping far sooner than traditional and there’s additionally a brand new hazard lamp change and a brand new aspect stand that leans extra. It continues to be powered by the 411 cc single-cylinder engine.
The powertrain is sweet sufficient to supply a most energy output of 24.three bhp and 32 Nm of peak torque. The BSVI updates has resulted in a slight drop in energy however the torque determine stays the identical as its predecessor. Different modifications within the 2020 Royal Enfield Himalayan embody white backlit instrumentation and tweaked ECU for enhanced efficiency.