Royal Enfield Meteor Shower 350: Royal Enfield, the country’s leading performance bike maker, launched its new cruiser bike, the Motor 350 in November last year. Since coming into the market, this bike has started to get good response from the customers and within two weeks of its launch, the company has registered over 8,000 bookings. The company has now announced that it sold 5,073 units of this bike last January.
However, Meteor 350 sales were down 40.80 percent compared to December last year. The company sold the bike for 8,569 units in December last year. In the market, this bike is facing stiff competition from Honda’s new motorcycle H’s 350. Honda sold a total of 3,543 units of the Hines CB350 last January.
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The most popular cruiser bike currently available on the market is the Motor 350, the company has added sophisticated features along with new powerful engines. Currently, the waiting period for this bike is 3 to 4 months in some cities. The bike is available in three variants, with the base model Fireball priced at Rs 1,78,744, the stellar variant priced at Rs 1,84,337 and the top supernova variant priced at Rs 1,93,656. Recently, the company increased the price of this bike, after which the price of the bike increased from Rs 2,900 to Rs 3,100.
According to media reports, the price of the bike is likely to go up again between April and May due to rising steel and raw material prices. Despite the high price, there is no shortage of demand for this bike. According to dealers in Delhi, NCR, Mumbai, Pune, the waiting period of this bike has reached about 5 months.
At the Royal Enfield Meteor 350, the company used a 350cc single cylinder engine that produced 20.2bhp of power and 27Nm of torque. This engine comes with a 5 speed gearbox. The company also has some special features in this bike, this bike comes with a new semi semi digital instrument console with smartphone connectivity.