Royal Enfield has unveiled a new variant of its famous bike Royal Enfield Thunderbird 350. Thunderbird was not so much popular in the initial stage when it was first introduced in the year 2000. It is in the year 2009 that the company gave the bike some comprehensive updates by introducing 346cc engine after which the bike gained some popularity. And now it has created a new segment of itself and enjoys monopoly in the market.
IN DEPTH ANALYSIS:
The designing of the bike includes a headlight which lacks visor and front cowl and consists a projector headlamp fitted in the headlight. The bike looks stunning in its naked look with chrome finished side indicators and instrument console. The appearance of bike enhances with the compact front fender which gels with multi spoke rims. The bike has got new split seats along with new and comfortable back rest for the pillion. The steel framed engine sits under the chassis which connects to a long silencer which is chrome finished. The company has shortened the size of the rear fender and has added a new stylish LED taillight to the bike.
The instrument console of Thunderbird features a combined digital instrument panel which has two circular dials which are chrome surrounded. The left side consists of analogue speedometer and a LCD which displays odometer, 2- trip meter, clock and fuel gauge in blue color. While the right side consists of analogue tachometer and other LED indicators.
POWER AND PERFORMANCE :
Royal Enfield Thunder bird is powered by a 346 cc, 4-stroke, single cylinder, twin spark engine which can produce a power output of 19.8 bhp @ 5250 rpm and a maximum torque of 28 Nm which can be delivered at 4000 rpm. The engine is paired with five- speed manual gearbox which has one down and rest up gear shift pattern.
Thunderbird can give a mileage of around 25 km/ ltr in city condition while it can be increased to around 28- 32 km/ ltr on highway. The suspension section of the bike consists of 41 mm telescopic forks at the front side and twin gas charged 5- step adjustable suspensions at the back of the bike. The braking system includes 280 mm disc brake in the front and 240 mm disc brake at the rear side.
Enjoy comfortable riding on thunderbird as it features a high seating riding posture and up raised handle bars which gives a relaxing position to the elbow of the rider. The palm grips are also very firm and comfortable.
PRICE AND AVAILABILITY:
The Royal Enfield Thunderbird 350 is available in five different color schemes: Stone, Marine, Lightning, Flickr, and Asphalt. This amazing bike is offered by the company at a reasonable price of Rs. 147698.
It has the stamp of the famous Bullet and the new features add to its stylish vintage look. Despite the price, the bike is a winner all the way. If you are searching for a bike with royalty and pride imbibed in it, then this has no alternative. It is the only and best option available for all pride bikers in India. It a bike which has a past history of royalty and it perfectly suits to it. It is made for you bike. It is a great bike with some of great power and performance. It comes from one of the trusted bike brand of India. It has everything which a biker ever dreams of. All you need to do is follow your heart and throng the messy Indian roads with this royal retreat. You will never regret your decision. Go for this. It is simply the best and only best. No flaws.