Marking the global launch of the 650 Twins, Royal Enfield has announced the US Prices for Interceptor and Continental GT 650. The Interceptor 650 will start at $5799 (approximately Rs 4.21 lakh) while the Continental GT 650 will start at MSRP (max selling retail price) of $5999 (approximately Rs 4.36 lakh). Depending upon the colour scheme, the prices can go as high as $6749 (approximately Rs 4.90 lakh) for the chrome edition.
The company is offering three years warranty and Roadside assistance (RSA) as standard for the US Market.
The difference in prices between the 650s and the Classic 500 in the US stand at about Rs 22,000. Expect the gap to widen when the Interceptor and Continental GT 650 are launched in the Indian Market.
Both bikes are powered by the 648 cc air-cooled fuel-injected parallel-twin engine that produces 47 hp of power at 7250rpm and 52 Nm of torque at 5250 rpm. The engine is paired to a 6 Speed Gearbox. The top speed of the RE 650 Twins is rated at 163 kmph, the fastest for any production Royal Enfield motorcycle yet.