Competition version of the Woodsman with low open pipes, Amal TT carburetor and racing magneto, no lights and speedometer. 350 cc variant of Thunderbird x. For: Its Scrambler looks and capabilities. Its purpose was a commuter bike. This business suffered a financial collapse in 1891. [24], In 1948, a groundbreaking development in the form of rear suspension springing was developed, initially for competition model "trials" models (modern enduro type machines), but this was soon offered on the roadgoing Model Bullet 350cc, a single cylinder OHV. Perfect for tarmac roads. For: Great Cruising ability. A bit more sporty as the standard Crusader. 2020 Royal Enfield Bullet 500 EFI pictures, prices, information, and specifications. Below is the information on the 2020 Royal Enfield Bullet 500 EFI. In 1928, Royal Enfield began using the bulbous 'saddle' tanks and centre-spring girder front forks, one of the first companies to do so. The Royal Enfield Meteor 350 rides on tubeless tyres at both ends with 19-inch alloys at the front and 17-inchers at the rear. Features include a fuel-injected 500cc unit-construction engine which has been redesigned and bored out to 535cc, and. If you choose not to agree to the use of cookies all features of the site may not operate as intended. In recent years, Royal Enfield has launched several bike models that are suitable for different purposes. Its factory photograph is often mistakenly called 'Bullet' on various websites. In 1914 Enfield supplied large numbers of motorcycles to the British War Department and also won a motorcycle contract for the Imperial Russian Government. Slim alloy fenders. Digital console, electronic fuel gauge, projector headlamps and tubeless wheels. Millers's Classic Motorcycles Price Guide 1995 Volume II, p. 78. Based on Zundapp ZS/ZX 50 models. A rigid framed telescopic fork model, it offered a flashy twinport exhaust system - twin exhaust pipes one each side of the bike. Some models had 16-inch tires all around and some others had 19-inch front and 16-inch rear. Offering good performance at modest cost, these sold widely, if somewhat quietly in reputation. Only available in black with Gold Pinstripes. Shares styling with the Classic 500 series of motorbikes. In 2009 iron-barrel engine production came to an end but the B5 export model, with a fuel-injected UCE engine, is sold as the Bullet 500 in almost all international markets. For 1961 & 62 a "bathtub" model with a unique fiberglass rear end was also sold. While all three variants have the same engine, they do come with different colour schemes. Very few were made. The new Royal Enfield Meteor 350 with the new and refined engine also manages to return an impressive fuel efficiency figure of around 40km/l mark. Currently, the Company offers various bikes categories by their engine capacity and built style. Royal Enfield Thunderbird. The new combined BSA and Eadie business manufactured "military and sporting rifles, (pedal) cycle and cycle components, motor-cars etc. Two-stroke engine. [18][better source needed] Production of motorcycles ceased in 1970 and the original Redditch, Worcestershire-based company was dissolved in 1971. Images shown here may differ from the actual product. The first Royal Enfield motorcycle was built in 1901. The modern Royal Enfield brand was originally formed in 1955 as Enfield India, producing motorcycles for India's military under license from the original company. Royal Enfield is the world oldest brand that has been in continuous production, which is something us Indians take pride in. The bike is powered by two engine options, 350 cc and 500 cc, among which the former is more popular in the market and is also the most affordable bike in the company’s lineup. Enfield Cycle Company also used the brand name Enfield without Royal. A 500cc version appeared shortly after.