Royal Enfield has been testing its upcoming new Hunter 350 bike for a while and we have seen multiple spy images and videos to date. According to the report, it will be the most affordable Royal Enfiled bike in India. The latest spy video has seen is the new Hunter 350 with a minimum cover unveiling its new features and design. The new Hunter 350 will be designed on the ‘J’ platform.
Royal Enfield Hunter 350 – Details So Far
Design & Features
RE Hunter 350 gets a circular headlamp with chrome bezel, short front mudguard, center-set footpegs, teardrop-shaped fuel tank, single-piece seat with a pillion backrest, round taillamp. Hunter 350 other key highlights include handlebar, engine guard, upswept exhaust, and fork gaiters.
In terms of features, the upcoming RE Hunter 350 will offer a semi-digital instrument console with analogue speedometer. The motorcycle is likely to get the tripper navigation, dual-channel ABS, Wider Tyres.
Engine & Performance
The upcoming Royal Enfield Hunter 350 will come with a 349cc, single-cylinder, air-cooled, OHC engine. That produces max power of 20.2bhp at 6100rpm and peak torque of 27Nm at 4000rpm. The bike will have a 5-speed gearbox. RE Hunter 350 comes with the same engine that was used in Meteor 350.
Safety & Hardware
The upcoming Hunter 350 could be significantly lighter than its other 350cc sibling – Bullet, Classic, and Meteor. Due to its lightweight body-built, it’s expected to offer higher top speed and max performance. The motorcycle likely will get dual-channel ABS, new alloy wheels, wider tires.
Price & Launch Date
The price of the upcoming Royal Enfield Hunter 350 is likely to be around Rs 1.70 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). The expected launch of the new RE Hunter 350 might be between Dec to Jan 2022. Once launched, The Hunter 350 will compete against Honda CB 350 RS.