As per a report published by Moneycontrol, Siddhartha Lal, MD and CEO of Royal Enfield announced that the Bookings for the Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 and Continental GT 650 will begin in November 2018. Deliveries will begin shortly after the Launch.
As per Siddhartha Lal, Both the bikes will be launched in India as well as international markets simultaneously. Earlier, the Indian Launch was expected to take place after the International launch.
Revealed at EICMA 2017 in Italy, the two motorcycles will be powered by the new 650cc parallel twin engine developed by Royal Enfield. Both the Bikes made their Indian Debut at the 2017 Royal Enfield Rider Mania. Both bikes will be powered by an 650cc parallel twin motor that produces 47PS of power at 7,100rpm and 52Nm of torque at 4,000rpm. The engine is mated to a six-speed gearbox.
The Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 Twin takes inspiration from modern classics seen from other manufacturers while Continental GT 650 Twin has a café racer theme.
The Media Drive of the Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 and Continental GT 650 is scheduled for next month. At the time of Launch, Expect the bikes to be sold in Limited Numbers as the production is expected to be increased four months after the launch.
Expect the pricing to be in Rs 3 lakhs and Rs 3.3 lakhs range.