Royal Enfield 650 twins price hiked by up to Rs 5,700
As Royal Enfield said earlier that they will increase the prices of their flagship offering, the 650 twins. Royal Enfield 650 twins price hiked despite a slowdown in the two-wheeler industry. The new price of Interceptor 650 base variant is Rs 2.55 lakh ex-showroom. This turned out to be an increment of Rs 5000 on the bike. The base variant of Continental GT 650, on the other hand, witnessed a hike of Rs 5300 and new price stands at Rs 2.71 lakh ex-showroom.
The Chennai based motorcycle manufacturer is flying on the success of its flagship products. Powered by a twin-cylinder engine and also the bigger they made till now, the 650 twins are now becoming everyone’s favorite. In the month oof July, the domestic sales of the 650 twins rode to an all-time high of 2225 units.
Royal Enfield 650 twins new price list
|RE 650 Twin Model||New Price||Old Price||Difference|
|Interceptor 650 Standard||Rs 2,55,622||Rs 2,50,610||Rs 5,012|
|Interceptor 650 Custom||Rs 2,63,271||Rs 2,58,109||Rs 5,162|
|Interceptor 650 Chrome||Rs 2,76,021||Rs 2,70,609||Rs 5,412|
|Continental GT 650 Standard||Rs 2,70,921||Rs 2,65,609||Rs 5,312|
|Continental GT 650 Custom||Rs 2,78,571||Rs 2,73,109||Rs 5,462|
|Continental GT 650 Chrome||Rs 2,91,321||Rs 2,85,609||Rs 5,712|
All prices are ex-showroom, Mumbai.
Royal Enfield earlier stated that these prices are introductory and hence will be increased. The company has already sold nearly 15000 units of 650 twins in the Indian market. This was the right time for the Bullet maker to increase its revenue as this price hike is not significant. Even after the hike, the 650 twins are the best value for money proposition you can find in the country.
The next twin-cylinder motorcycle in the price bracket is the Kawasaki Ninja 300 which is priced steeply at Rs 2.98 lakh. However, when we speak about the engine and technology used, Ninja 300 is a better deal any day.
With now Government stimulus give, we can see a bump in sales number in the two-wheeler market in the coming months. If liquidity flourished in the market, we can see a jump in the sales of bikes and scooters this festive season.
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