Support Our Troops News

Log in

Login to your account

Username *
Password *
Remember Me
Wednesday, 07 March 2018 06:34

Royal Enfield Himalayan Motorcycle Is Now Available in North America Featured

royal enfield himalayan The “Adventure”  Begins at $4,499 MSRP in April 2018

Milwaukee, Wis. (March 5, 2018) — Royal Enfield is officially announcing the launch of the highly anticipated Himalayan adventure motorcycle in North America. The Himalayan creates a new subcategory within the fast-growing adventure touring motorcycle segment – an accessible, affordable and incredibly fun motorcycle that is equally capable of tackling the challenges of urban commuting as well as exploring off-road. The Himalayan complements Royal Enfield’s current lineup of middleweight motorcycles and will be available at Royal Enfield dealers across North America in April 2018 with an MSRP of $4,499. The model will be available in two colors, Granite and Snow, and will offer a full range of motorcycle accessories, including aluminum panniers, engine guards, aluminum cross-braced handlebars and billet handlebar weights, with additional accessories available soon. 
 
“We are excited to launch the Himalayan motorcycle in North America – simply put, it’s a fun, versatile and non-extreme motorcycle that everyone from experienced riders to new riders will enjoy,” said Rod Copes, president, Royal Enfield North America. “This launch begins a new chapter for Royal Enfield in North America. We are the only motorcycle company focused solely on the middleweight segment, and we believe this space is severely underserved. The Himalayan will join our other motorcycles in providing an experience that is fun, accessible and affordable – back to what motorcycling used to be in the early days. We call this the ‘Return to Pure Motorcycling.’ The Himalayan is the first of several exciting new motorcycle introductions planned in North America this year. Royal Enfield is rapidly becoming the global leader in middleweight motorcycles.”

Purpose-built for adventure, the Himalayan is built on a rugged, duplex, split-cradle frame designed and developed by Harris Performance. The overhead camshaft engine forms the base for its new long-stroke LS 410 engine. The engine delivers high torque and usable power at lower RPMs for smooth riding in higher gears at lower speeds, making it easier to climb hills or maneuver through traffic. Modern design and materials translate to increased efficiency and low maintenance.
 
Touring utility is built inherently into the Himalayan. A 4-gallon fuel tank provides a long range of over 250 miles. An ergonomic sync between foot pegs, handlebar and seat height provides a comfortable upright riding posture that is necessary for long rides. An accessible 31.5-inch seat height with lower mass balance ensures ease of planting feet on the ground for complete control. The Royal Enfield Himalayan comes fitted with dual-purpose tires that lend a confident grip and performance across a range of conditions. This is complemented by 9 inches of ground clearance. In addition to complete braking control, the 300 mm front and 240 mm rear disc brakes help to reduce braking effort.


About Royal Enfield
The oldest motorcycle company in continuous production in the world, Royal Enfield made its first motorcycle in 1901. A division of Eicher Motors Limited, Royal Enfield has created the mid-size motorcycle segment in India with its unique and distinctive modern classic motorcycles. With its manufacturing base in Chennai, India, Royal Enfield has been able to grow its production rapidly against a surge in demand for its motorcycles. With 50 percent growth every year for the last six years, Royal Enfield is a leading player in the global mid-size motorcycle market.
 
Royal Enfield North America (RENA) is headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and is developing a growing network of more than 75 dealers in North America, including the U.S., Canada, Mexico and Puerto Rico. RENA currently offers the Bullet and Classic 500 motorcycles along with a range of genuine motorcycle accessories and apparel. All Royal Enfield models come with a two-year, unlimited mile warranty.
 
For more information on Royal Enfield North America, please visitwww.RoyalEnfield.com/USA,www.Instagram.com/RoyalEnfield_NA orwww.Facebook.com/RoyalEnfieldNorthAmerica.

Last modified on Thursday, 08 March 2018 04:53

In this Edition...

Parts Canada at the Motorcycle SUPERSHOW Jan 4-6, 2019 Parts Canada at the Motorcycle SUPERSHOW Jan 4-6, 2019 2018-12-05 - Toronto's Largest Motorcycle Show announces Parts Canada, DRAG... More detail
Are you ready for Motorcycle Show season?!? Are you ready for Motorcycle Show season?!? 2018-12-05 - Coming soon to a city near you!  Canada's only traveling... More detail
Tickets are available for the Canadian Legion of Riders 7th Annual Raffle! Tickets are available for the Canadian Legion of Riders 7th Annual Raffle! 2018-12-05 - In Saskatchewan, there is a riding group in North Battleford... More detail
PC Noize for Toyz Party is Dec 15th, 2018 PC Noize for Toyz Party is Dec 15th, 2018 2018-12-05 - Help us give every child a great Christmas! More detail
Latest News from The Motorcycle & Moped Industry Council Latest News from The Motorcycle & Moped Industry Council 2018-12-05 - Toronto ON - December 7, 2018 – The Motorcycle & Moped Industry... More detail
Win an incredible MotoGP experience with Two Wheels for Life Win an incredible MotoGP experience with Two Wheels for Life 2018-12-05 - Two Wheels for Life has teamed up with Dorna to bring one lucky... More detail
Just in time for Christmas - Give the Gift of RIDE & ROCK! Just in time for Christmas - Give the Gift of RIDE & ROCK! 2018-12-05 - Ride & Rock Pre-Sale Ticket Vouchers On Sale Now! More detail
MotoChic® Lauren bag featured on T.V.'s "The Good Doctor" MotoChic® Lauren bag featured on T.V.'s 2018-12-05 - What The Good Doctor Ordered  More detail
It's back! The Employee Pricing Event @ Edge Harley-Davidson It's back! The Employee Pricing Event @ Edge Harley-Davidson 2018-12-05 - ITS BACK!! THE EMPLOYEE PRICING EVENT IS ON!! More detail
Steve Enns, creator of Bullying Enns helps kids and seniors Steve Enns, creator of Bullying Enns helps kids and seniors 2018-12-04 - Bullying Enns stared in 2017 by Steve Enns with a Facebook txt... More detail

Ride Like a Local TV - Season 6 - Mini Eps

Ride Like a Local TV - Season 6 - Mini Eps

© 2018 Belt Drive Betty Media ®. All Rights Reserved. Powered by AliG8r