Since the bike already had been fuel-injected the brand new value is a major hike over the outgoing fashions.
- Last Updated: March 23, 2020, 9:18 AM IST
- Edited by: Anirudh SK
Royal Enfield has launched the brand new BS-VI model of the Interceptor 650 and the Continental GT 650 with a value hike of round Rs 9,000 in India. In its new avatar, costs for the brand new Interceptor 650 begins at Rs 2.64 lakh (ex-showroom, Mumbai), whereas the Continental GT 650 begins at Rs 2.80 lakh (ex-showroom, Mumbai).
The new variant comes with virtually no modifications on the surface. Since the 2 bikes had been already fuel-injected the brand new value hike is substantial over the outgoing one. The bikes proceed to not have a further catalytic converter on the header of the pipe exhaust system.
This is the second value hike since its launch with the primary one being again in September 2019. Mechanically, the bikes stay the identical with the identical 648-cc engine that’s able to producing 47 hp and 52 Nm of torque by a 6-speed gearbox. The duo is alleged to have a mileage of 25.5 kmpl as per World Motorcycle Test Cycle (WMTC).
Both the bikes can have ByBre (by Brembo) twin-piston callipers on disc brakes on each the wheels, dual-channel ABS, a 130 part rear tyre, 36 spoke aluminium alloy rims, slipper clutch, a kerb weight of 202 kg, floor clearance of 174 mm, and a metal tubular body. The claimed high velocity for each the bike is over 160kph. The Interceptor 650 will get a 13.7-litre gasoline tank whereas the Continental GT will get a 12.5-litre capability.