Royal Enfield Bullet 500 ABS Launched In India, Priced At Rs. 1.86 Lakh

The Royal Enfield Bullet 500 has lately joined the listing of RE bikes which were launched with ABS (Antilock Braking System). Priced at Rs. 1.86 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi), the Bullet 500 is the primary Royal Enfield bike to get ABS in 2019, and in keeping with a number of the sellers we spoke to, the following in line is the Bullet 350. Curiously sufficient, it was simply final month that the corporate launched rear disc brakes in each the 350 cc and 500 cc Bullets, and the previous is anticipated to get ABS by March 2019. Earlier, in direction of the tip of December 2018, Royal Enfield had additionally launched the ABS model of the Basic 350 Redditch version. Which means that save for the Bullet 350, the corporate's total fleet now comes with twin channel ABS as normal and that too earlier than the brand new stringent security norm, which requires all bike above 125 cc to return with ABS, kicks in, beginning April 1, 2019. Mechanically, the Royal Enfield Bullet 500 stays unchanged There aren't any extra options launched at this level, and the bike comes with the usual choices just like the Tiger-eye lamps, basic spherical headlamps, single-piece seat, pinstripes on the tank and aspect panels, and extra. The bike, in its basic vogue, continues to return with spoked wheels, a 19-inch wheel up entrance and an 18-inch wheel on the again, shod in 90/90 and 120/80 part tyres respectively. Now, after all, each wheels include disc brakes with twin channel ABS. The bike continues to make use of telescopic forks up entrance and twin shock absorbers on the rear. Powering the Royal Enfield Bullet 500 ABS is similar 499 cc single-cylinder, air-cooled engine with fuel-injection that produces 27 bhp and 41 Nm of peak torque. Transmission duties are dealt with by a 5-speed fixed mesh gearbox.