Royal Enfield Cafe Racer – 500 cc Classic bike with Vintage looks – Price , Specification and Review

Written on:April 15, 2012
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Royal Enfield has always been popular for its vintage looks and classic style.They take the primitive bike designs and combine them with advanced features and powerful engine and incorporate the modern technology without affecting its classical vintage look.Some people really love Royal Enfield bikes.Good news for those peoples as Royal Enfield has recently launched another refurnished and updated classical model caller Royal Enfield Cafe Racer in India.After receiving the overwhelming response in the Auto expo of 2012 held in New Delhi, India. All the two wheeler bike companies were now making a comeback with the launch of high efficiency bikes in the Indian bike market.

 

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A café racer is a type of motorcycle as well as a type of motorcyclist. Both meanings have their roots in the 1960s British counterculture group the Rockers, or the Ton-up boys, although they were also common in Italy, Germany, and other European countries. In Italy, the term refers to the specific motorcycles that were and are used for short, sharp speed trips from one coffee bar to another.The Royal Enfield Cafe Racer with be powered by a 500cc twin-spark unit construction engine.The Royal Enfield Cafe Racer has a padded leather seat with a small speed hump.Clip-ons and tiny mirrors are timeless period pieces associated with the cafe racer scene.Two small analog gauges, a speedo with an odometer and a tach, are all the readouts you’ll need to break a ton.

 

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The Royal Enfield Cafe Racer concept was introduced at the 2012 India Auto Expo.The Continental GT will be available in 2013 if our sources are correct.The bike has a lot of potential as it turns out people have a weird fetish for vintage and classical bikes.The bike received awesome response in the auto expo 2012.If this model turns out to be successful Royal Enfield would be launching more classical refurnished models in Indian market very soon.

 

royal enfield cafe racer price and specification with review

 

Royal Enfield Cafe Racer Bike Features and Specifications  –

  • Brand: Royal Enfield
  • Model: Royal Enfield Cafe Racer
  • Top Speed 130kph
  • Mileage: 50+ KMPL
  • Engine: 499cc, 4-Stroke
  • Torque: 22 Bhp @ 5400 rpm
  • Electronic Sequential Port Fuel Injection (ESPFI)
  • Lubrication System: Pressurized, dry-sump
  • Bore x Stroke: 95.3 x 111.1mm
  • Compression Ratio: 9.2:1
  • Primary Drive: Chain, 34/46ratio
  • Final drive-HDI: Belt, 32/66ratio
  • Transmission: 6-Speed Cruise Drive
  • Brakes: Dual 4 Piston, fixed front and single piston floating rear
  • Front Forks: 49 mm polished aluminium fork triple clamp
  • Rear: Coil-over Shock
  • Brakes: Four piston fixed front and two piston torque free floating rear
  • Battery: 12V Sealed, Maintenance Free 19 AMP
  • Headlamp: 55w low beam, 60w high beam
  • Front Tyre Scorcher 31”: 100/90B19 57H
  • Rear Tyre Scorcher 31”: 160/70B17 73V
  • Fuel Capacity: 18.8 Litre
  • Oil Capacity: 2.8 L
  • Length: 2089.00 mm
  • Overall Width: 692.00 mm
  • Overall Height: 1054.00 mm
  • Seat Height: 710mm
  • Ground Clearance: 140mm
  • Wheelbase: 1358.00 mm
  • Kerb Weight: 187.00 kg

Price –

Price of Royal Enfield Cafe Racer in India is Around Rs. 1,60,000/-

 


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