The Royal Enfield Continental GT is the most powerful beast in the production lineage of the Royal Enfield. MV Duggar, the official distributor of Royal Enfield bikes has launched the lightest and the fastest Continental GT in the Nepali market. Royal Enfield Continental GT 650 Price in Nepal is Rs 7,21,000.
The Royal Enfield bike price in Nepal is reasonable as compared to other 650 cc bikes available in the market. The bike trails the café racer format and has a sporty look. The company has already launched various other models like The Royal Enfield Classic 500, Royal Enfield Bullet, Royal Enfield thunderbird X 500 and their variants in the Nepali market.
Engine and Performance
The café racer, GT 650 carries at its heart, a 4 stroke, air and oil-cooled, single overhead cam, parallel-twin, 649cc engine that churns out a maximum power of 47 BHP @ 7250 RPM and a maximum torque of 52 Nm @ 5250 RPM. The 649cc, SOHC engine is simple and easy to maintain and is mainly designed for the real world riding.
The parallel-twin engine is mated to a six-speed gear transmission along with the slipper clutch. The 4 valve engine used in the bike increases the engine efficiency of the bike and provides better mileage.
The Royal Enfield bike has a strong power delivery like the Royal Enfield Bullet. It carries the same engine as its twin brother, Royal Enfield Interceptor 650. With the powerful engine, the café racer can reach a top speed of 160km/hr.
Design and Features
The Royal Enfield Continental GT uses its design cues from its elder siblings of the GT 535 and follows a cafe racer design. The Royal Enfield bike is built on a twin cradle frame and has a sculpted fuel tank, clip-on handlebars, single-seat and other features to wow the riders of Nepal. Speaking about the dimension of the bike, the bike has a wheelbase of 1398mm and measures 2,122mm at the length, 744mm at the breadth and 1024mm at the height.
It has a seat height of 793mm, which is another distinctive feature of the Royal Enfield bike. The increased seat height allows the comfortable riding position for the rider. The bike also has an excellent ground clearance of 174mm.
The Royal Enfield Continental GT 650 has a kerb weight of 198kg and comes with a dual-channel ABS to provide strong stopping power. It also comes with a better suspension to provide better damping in all types of surfaces and provides a comfortable and seamless cruising experience.
The Royal Enfield bike is available in four attractive shades of Ventura Blue, Dr Mayhem, Ice queen and Black Magic.
Suspension and Braking
Braking duties of the Royal Enfield Continental GT 650 are handled by 320 mm disc brake at the front and a 240 mm disc brake at the rear. The dual-channel ABS ensures better stopping power and provides safety to the rider.
Suspension duties are handled by conventional forks at the front and twin gas-charged shock absorber rear suspension, with preload adjustment. The Royal Enfield Continental GT rides on an 18-inch wheels wire-spoked wheels. The Royal Enfield bikes have 100/90-18 tubeless tyres at the front and 130/70-18 tubeless tyres at the rear. The bigger tyres provide strong grip in all situations.
The Royal Enfield Continental GT has a fuel tank capacity of 12.5 litres and returns a decent mileage of around 25km/l, which is good for a 650cc engine. The 4 valve, the parallel-twin engine increases the engine efficiency to increase fuel efficiency. The mileage delivered by the bike depends upon the road surfaces.
Royal Enfield Continental GT 650 Specifications
- Displacement: 648cc
- Bore x stroke: 78 x 67.8mm
- Compression ratio: 9.5:1
- Maximum power: 47 Bhp @ 7250 rpm
- Maximum torque: 38 ft/lbs @ 5250 rpm
- Fueling: EFI
- Valvetrain: SOHC; 4 vpc
- Starting: Electric
- Transmission: Six-speed
- Front suspension: travel: Non-adjustable 41mm fork; 4.5 inches
- Rear suspension: travel: Spring-preload adjustable Gabriel shocks; 3.5 inches
Royal Enfield Continental GT 650 Price in Nepal
The Continental GT is one of the most anticipated models of the Royal Enfield. The bike has all the features and aggressive design to address the needs of the bike lovers. It does not pose a direct threat to other rival companies but will compete against the likes of Harley-Davidson Street 750, Royal Enfield Interceptor 650, KTM Duke 390, Bajaj Pulsar Dominar 400 and Kawasaki z650in terms of the engine capacity.
For More Details and Information: Offical Website of Royal Enfield