Having commenced updating its line-up with ABS final yr, Royal Enfield has lastly launched the protection characteristic on the usual model of the Basic 350. The entry-level Royal Enfield Basic 350 ABS is priced at Rs. 1.53 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi) and will get the dual-channel unit for improved braking efficiency. The characteristic was initially launched on the Basic 350 Indicators Version in August final yr, and has since been made accessible on the Gunmetal Gray and Redditch fashions in a phased method. The brand new Basic 350 ABS is priced at a premium of Rs. 5800 over the non-ABS mannequin.
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When it comes to updates, the Royal Enfield Basic 350 ABS will get no extra options and is powered by the identical 346 cc, single-cylinder, air-cooled engine that churns out 19.eight bhp at 5250 rpm and 28 Nm of peak torque accessible at 4000 rpm. The motor is paired with a 5-speed gearbox. The Basic 350 ABS makes use of a 280 mm disc brake up entrance and a 240 mm disc on the rear, whereas the bike is suspended by telescopic forks up entrance and twin shock absorbers on the rear.
With the usual Basic 350 outfitted with ABS, solely the Royal Enfield Bullet 350 and 350 ES are left to get the protection characteristic that will likely be obligatory from April 1, 2019. We do count on Bullet vary to get dual-channel ABS by subsequent month forward of the deadline. The Basic 350 competes with quite a few choices together with the Jawa Forty Two, Bajaj Dominar, UM Renegade and the likes.