Royal Enfield has silently increased the prices for the BS6 Himalayan. The BS6 version was launched earlier this year at a starting price of INR 1.87 lakh (ex-showroom, India). Now, the company has hiked the prices by INR 2,754 raising the starting price to INR 1.90 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi) for the Granite Black colour of the Royal Enfield Himalayan.
The BS6 iteration of the Himalayan comes in 6 colours options – Lake Blue, Rock Red, Gravel Grey, Sleet Grey, Granite Black & Snow White. The Granite Black and Snow White are priced at INR 189,565 while the Sleet Grey and Gravel Grey are priced at INR 192,318. The Rock Red and Lake Blue colours are priced at INR 194,154. All prices are ex-showroom, Delhi.
Apart from the price hike of around INR 2,754, the dual-sport motorcycle from Royal Enfield sports no changes on the cosmetic or mechanical fronts.
The motorcycle comes powered by a 411 cc, single-cylinder, SOHC, air-cooled engine. The motor is tuned to make 24.3 bhp of maximum power at 6,500 rpm against the peak torque of 32 Nm at 4,000-4,500 rpm. It comes mated with a 5-speed manual gearbox.
Suspension duties on the RE Himalayan are carried out by a long 41 mm telescopic front forks with 200 mm travel, and monoshock suspension setup at the rear with 180mm of travel. Dimensionally, the motorcycle comes with a length of 2,190 mm, a width of 840 mm and a height of 1,360 mm whereas the wheelbase and ground clearance stand at 1,465 mm and 220 mm respectively. The motorcycle rides on 21-inch front and 17-inch rear spoke wheels with knobby tyres for dual purposes.
Additionally, the home-grown two-wheeler manufacturer is providing special offers for the new buyers worth of ₹ 10,000. As a part of the offer, the customers booking the new Royal Enfield motorcycle by the end of this month stand a chance to get benefits worth ₹ 10,000 in the form of apparels, accessories and extended warranty.