Royal Enfield - Bullet

Bullet
 

Overview

Bullet comes with single cylinder 4 stroke air-cooled engine delivering maximum power of 18 bhp @ 5500 rpm. Its refined engine is useful for refinement of engine. Its longer wheelbase provides better grip on road assuring safest riding in any road condition. Comfort feature loaded in it is its wider and comfortable seat. The new version comes with Twinspark UCE engine. As a result, the power, fuel efficiency and maintenance bettered.

Models Royal Enfield Bullet 350 346cc, Manual, Petrol, 35 kmpl
Royal Enfield Bullet 500 499cc, Manual, Petrol, 30 kmpl
Royal Enfield Bullet Electra 346cc, Manual, Petrol, 35 kmpl
Royal Enfield Bullet Machismo 346cc, Manual, Petrol, 35 kmpl
Royal Enfield Bullet Electra 5s 346cc, Manual, Petrol, 35 kmpl
Royal Enfield Bullet Electra Efi 346cc, Manual, Petrol, 35 kmpl
Royal Enfield Bullet Electra Twinspark 346cc, Manual, Petrol, 35 kmpl
Mileage, Average and Fuel Economy


Royal Enfield Bullet is available in Seven variants. Royal Enfield Bullet with 4-stroke, air-cooled petrol engine, displacement of 346cc with five speed manual transmission gearbox and offers mileage of approx 35 KMPL. On the other hand Royal Enfield Bullet with 4-stroke, air-cooled petrol engine, displacement of 499cc with five speed manual transmission gearbox and offers mileage of approx 30 KMPL. The fuel tank capacity of the Royal Enfield Bullet is 13.5 litres with a reserve capacity of 1.25 litres.

Power

Royal Enfield Bullet is available in seven variants. Royal Enfield Bullet with 4-stroke, air-cooled petrol engine, displacement of 346cc with five speed manual transmission gearbox generates a maximum power of 18bhp at 5625rpm and torque of 27nm at 2875 rpm. On the other hand Royal Enfield Bullet with 4-stroke, air-cooled petrol engine, displacement of 499cc with five speed manual transmission gearbox generates a maximum power of 18bhp at 5625rpm and torque of 27nm at 2875 rpm. The motorcycle is now added with auto decompresser that starts working at 250 rpm and assists to switch on the engine.

Appearance

Royal Enfield Bullet is designed to give it a modern plus classic look that attracts youth as well. Some of the features are round shape headlamp, rider seat, silencer, multi spoke wheels, front and rear mudguard, fuel tank, graphics and air filter box. A little changes were made in headlamp covering, tool box and engine shape. The instrument panel of the bike is placed at the top of the headlight. Two dial-pods are there along with ignition key hole. The speedometer comes in the biggest shape while fuel gauge is shorter. Graphics are there on fuel tank, air filter box and power mill. Classic Royal Enfield logo is painted on fuel tank while abbreviations of Royal Enfield as 'RE' and twinspark 350cc is inscribed on engine. For the first time 'RE' is carved at engine.

Engine Capacity and Performance

The engineers of the company fitted the gearbox and clutch outside and both are assembled into the crankcase. Royal Enfield Bullet is available in four variant. Royal Enfield Bullet with 4-stroke, air-cooled petrol engine, displacement of 346cc with five speed manual transmission gearbox generates a maximum power of 18bhp at 5625rpm and torque of 27nm at 2875 rpm. On the other hand Royal Enfield Bullet with 4-stroke, air-cooled petrol engine, displacement of 499cc with five speed manual transmission gearbox generates a maximum power of 18bhp at 5625rpm and torque of 27nm at 2875 rpm. Apart from this, Unit Construction Engine (UCE) allows the big beast less moving parts, less maintenance problems and less transmission loss. The bike comes loaded with five speed gearbox with left side gear shift. The gear shifting pattern is 1-N-2-3-4-5. The bike can be started by self start and kick start.

Wheels

The bike has been loaded with multi-spoke wheels for the sake of classic look that not only enhance the bikes overall performance but also provides stylish look. The front tyre is of 3.25-19 and the rear tyre is 110X90-18. This time the vehicle has more rubber in tyres as compared to the predecessors. But the traditional spoke rim is used in the machine. The new Royal Enfield Classic 350cc boasts of 18 inch wheels that ensure better riding and handling. The avon speed master tyres are refined for higher speed and superb handling.

Braking and Handling

Royal Enfield Bullet is loaded with latest brakes to provide effective braking when required. dvanced front disc brake for better braking while the rear one is conventional drum type. The disc brake is of 280mm dia. The front disc brake is widest and has enough capacity to halt the motorcycle immediately.

Handling and Safety

Royal Enfield Auto uses advanced technology to make Royal Enfield Bullet very comfortable bike to offer an easier handling and control. Twinspark UCE engine. The optional front disc brake is of dia 280mm while rear one is foot operated 153mm single lead internal expanding. The machine gets advanced forks at each ends. The rear suspension is coupled with swing arm with gas shock absorbers whil the front one is telescopic hydraulic damping. The Royal Enfield Bullet Electra is available in kick start and self start option.

 
 
* Price Ex.Showroom(Mumbai)
Available ModelsEnginePrice *
Royal Enfield Bullet 350346Rs.  64,000
Royal Enfield Bullet 500499Rs.  67,200
Royal Enfield Bullet Electra346Rs.  69,000
Royal Enfield Bullet Machismo346Rs.  73,600
Royal Enfield Bullet Electra Efi346-
Royal Enfield Bullet Electra Twinspark346-
Royal Enfield Bullet Electra 5s346-

Review of Bullet

Majestic bikeRating: Excellent

Its really great bike.. Only the rider can feel its pride.

- Posted By: Usman, 10-Aug-10