The photos of the upcoming Royal Enfield Meteor 350, the Thunderbird alternative, have leaked and the motorbike is predicted to launch quickly.
- Last Updated: April 29, 2020, 10:01 AM IST
There have been a number of speak going round concerning the upcoming Royal Enfield motorbike which goes to switch the Royal Enfield Thunderbird 350 and now, as per an Instagram put up, official pictures of that motorbike has been leaked. The identify of the motorbike goes to Meteor 350 and it looks like the pictures are screenshots of Royal Enfield’s configurator of the identical, in consequence, we are able to see some equipment just like the elective wind deflector in one of many photos.
Considering that it will likely be changing the Thunderbird, anticipate the Meteor to construct on the latter’s greatest recall worth – its using ergonomics. You can anticipate the Meteor to get a large seat, raised handlebars and forward-set footpegs for a relaxed using place.
It can be powered by a brand new 350cc engine that might make use of an OverHead Camshaft setup as a substitute of the tappet-valve system that the present motor makes use of. This would imply that the Meteor might see a bump within the energy and torque output as in comparison with what the current-gen 350 makes. And it must be BS-Vi emission norm compliant, for which, the Meteor might make use of fuel-injection.
In phrases of designing, anticipate the motorbike to be correctly retro and nonetheless have the acquainted Royal Enfield-like styling that you may spot a mile away.
One of the few takeaways from the pictures is the truth that the Meteor 350 comes with a digital instrument cluster and will get rim tapes matching the color of the gas tank, one thing we had seen on the older Thunderbird 350X.
And that’s about all we all know concerning the motorbike. You ought to take this data with a pinch of salt because the motorbike remains to be in testing part which implies, there may very well be some omissions, or additions, to the motorbike that we take into consideration. What’s sure is that the Meteor can be utilizing the next-gen elements that Royal Enfield is engaged on so for sure, this can be a essential motorbike for the corporate.