Royal Enfield, the global leader in mid-size motorcycle segment (250-750cc) today launched a new version of its most versatile motorcycle, Himalayan – the all new Himalayan Sleet.
The motorcycle will sport a new colourway and pattern in shades of grey, taking inspiration from the mountains. To further strengthen it’s adventure touring proposition, 500 exclusive Himalayan Sleets will come pre-fitted with the Explorer Kit, an assortment of Royal Enfield Genuine Motorcycle Accessories, making it a competent, adventure-ready motorcycle.
The 500 pre-fitted Himalayan Sleets + Explorer Kit will be available at a special introductory price of Rs. 2,12,666 (on-road Chennai) exclusively on royalenfield.com/himalayansleet, the company sources here said.
In keeping with the Himalayan’s proposition of versatility, long distance travel capability and comfort, the new Himalayan Sleet + Explorer Kit motorcycle will come pre-fitted with aluminium panniers, pannier mounting rails, aluminium handlebar with cross brace and large engine guard.
Backed by a 2-year warranty, only 500 of these fully-kitted motorcycles will be exclusively available online for a limited period. Beginning today till January 30th, enthusiasts can go online and register themselves, thereby expressing interest to purchase.
The sale will go ‘live’ on January 30, on a ‘first-come-first-serve’ basis Commenting on the launch of Himalayan Sleet and the Explorer Kit Rudratej (Rudy) Singh, president, Royal Enfield, said, “The new Himalayan Sleet is inspired by the terrain of Royal Enfield’s spiritual home – the Himalayas, its craggy land, the gorges, edgy peaks all brought together in the colours of the sleet .
Additionally, the first 500 owners will get pre-fitted Explorer Kits to help kick-start their personal expeditions on the Himalayan Sleet.”