The Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 and the Continental GT 650 are two of the cheapest twin bikes available in India. They have now got 2023 upgrade.
Royal Enfield 650cc Bikes
Royal Enfield has launched two new bikes Interceptor 650 and Continental GT 650 in the Indian market. Both these retro-styled bikes get alloy wheels and a new color scheme. Onboard diagnostic system has been given in both the models.
The design has been retained in both these bikes as before. The motorcycles come with large round LED headlights, fuel tank, dual upswept exhaust and single-piece seat.
Features of Royal Enfield Twin Bikes
The 2023 Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 and Continental GT 650 get a semi-digital twin-pod instrument console, tubular grab rail, fork gaiters and square shaped LED taillamps. Apart from this, both the motorcycles come with tubeless tires and black alloy wheels.
Royal Enfield Twin Bikes Engine
Both the Interceptor 650 and the Continental GT 650 are powered by a 648cc parallel-twin engine. This setup generates 47hp power and 52Nm peak torque. Both the engines are mated to a 6-speed gearbox, which handles the transmission duties with a slipper clutch.
Safety of Royal Enfield twin bikes
Both the 650cc bikes from Royal Enfield get dual-channel ABS, disc brakes on front and rear wheels for rider safety and better braking performance. Suspension duties on both the bikes are handled by 41mm telescopic forks at the front and fork gaiters, dual shock absorber units at the rear.
Royal Enfield Twin Bikes Price
The price of 2023 Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 in the Indian market starts from Rs.3.03 lakhs. Whereas, the price of Continental GT 650 starts from Rs.3.19 lakhs. Do note that these prices are ex-showroom. With this, the bookings for both these bikes have also started.