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.
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 January 12th till January 30th, enthusiasts can go online and register themselves, thereby expressing interest to purchase. The sale will go ‘live’ on January 30th 2018, on a ‘first-come-first-serve’ basis
- Users need to register on com/himalayansleet between January 12th and 30th 2018
- Post registration, users will be given a unique code which would be required to participate in the sale
- On 30th January, the day of the sale, users need to login to the website and proceed to make a payment of Rs. 5000 to book the pre-fitted Himalayan Sleet motorcycle + Explorer Kit
Commenting on the launch of Himalayan Sleet and the Explorer Kit Mr. 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”
Genuine Motorcycle Accessories that will form part of the Himalayan Sleet Explorer Kit are two 26 litres water resistant aluminium panniers, off-road style aluminium handlebar with cross brace for added strength, handlebar end weights for additional protection, and a powder-coated finish engine guard.
The Himalayan Sleet Grey combines outstanding versatility and all-day comfort for all rides. Long-travel suspension, natural upright riding position, dual purpose tyres combined with agile handling and a durable engine, all add up to a comfortable ride, whether it’s on the highway, city streets, or remote mountain roads.