2020 Royal Enfield Continental GT

Like the Royal Enfield INT650, the Continental GT features classic styling and an amiable engine, but with a café racer vibe.

2020 Royal Enfield Continental GT

2020 Royal Enfield Continental GT 650 (Royal Enfield/)

The Royal Enfield Continental GT draws inspiration from the café racers and culture from the 1950s and ’60s—that much should be obvious from its profile consisting of clip-on bars, double cradle frame, twin shocks, and air-/liquid-cooled parallel-twin engine. What may not be so obvious is this motorcycle’s chassis is well balanced and stable while the engine produces plentiful low-end torque. Whether riding your favorite canyon roads or taking the tightest street corners, beginner or novice riders will have fun tucking in aboard this vintage-styled machine.

2020 Royal Enfield Continental GT Reviews, Comparisons, And Competition

Last year we reported that the Continental GT’s 270-degree crank “provides gobs of quick-revving torque that makes the engine surprisingly fun to use, whether it’s zipping you out of tight traffic spots or blasting down your favorite twisty road.”

2020 Royal Enfield Continental GT 650
2020 Royal Enfield Continental GT 650 (Royal Enfield/)

Shoppers interested in Royal Enfield’s Continental GT will also look to the INT650 or up the displacement totem pole to the likes of the Kawasaki W800, BMW R nineT, or Triumph Thruxton 1200 R.

Royal Enfield Continental GT Updates For 2020

The Continental GT does not see any updates for 2020.

The Continental GT starts at $5,999 for colorways Black Magic and Ventura Blue, makes its way up to $6,249 for Dr. Mayhem and Ice Queen, or up to $6,749 for the shiny shimmery chrome known as Mister Clean (not the bald, baby-face cleaner mascot, in case you were wondering).

2020 Royal Enfield Continental GT 650
2020 Royal Enfield Continental GT 650 (Royal Enfield/)

2020 Royal Enfield Continental GT Claimed Specifications

Price $5,999
Engine Air-/liquid-cooled SOHC parallel twin
Displacement 648cc
Bore x Stroke N/A
Horsepower 47 hp @ 7,250 rpm
Torque 38.4 lb.-ft. @ 5,250 rpm
Transmission 6-speed
Final Drive Chain
Seat Height 31.2 in.
Rake 24.0°
Trail 4.1 in.
Front Suspension 41mm fork, nonadjustable; 4.3-in. travel
Rear Suspension Preload adjustable; 3.5-in. travel
Front Tire 100/90-18
Rear Tire 130/70-18
Wheelbase 55.0 in.
Fuel Capacity 3.3 gal.
Claimed Dry Weight (no fuel) 437 lb.
Source : Motorcyclist More   

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2020 Royal Enfield Bullet 500

Royal Enfield’s Bullet 500 is one of the motorcycles that have been in production the longest. It brings classic styling in a pure and simple ride.

2020 Royal Enfield Bullet 500

2020 Royal Enfield Bullet 500 (Royal Enfield/)

The Bullet 500 is a significant motorcycle in a sense that it is one of the longest running motorcycles to be in continuous production since its introduction in 1932. No, it doesn’t have the latest tech or most power, but it brings the rider back to the quintessential era of motorcycling that is pure and simple—and that’s who it is geared for, those looking for a pure and simple ride. From the hand-painted fuel tank to the halogen bulb, or the 499cc single-cylinder engine to the electric/kick starter, the Bullet has character and soul. As we have stated in the past, you can “click into fifth gear on the road and it feels like five decades ago; cruising under 65 mph gives just enough ‘space’ between combustion events and is one of the simple joys.”

2020 Royal Enfield Bullet 500 Reviews, Comparisons, And Competition

The Bullet 500 was badged as one of ten motorcycles with soul and character by Cycle World staff. One of the main attractions being the single’s sound. “Essential elements of a big (formerly) British Single? The ‘Beat,’ as Royal Enfield calls it. It’s that sound that booms out as if emanating from the bowels of the Earth.”

Buyer’s interested in the Bullet 500 may also look toward Royal Enfield’s own Classic 500, the Honda Rebel 500, Kawasaki W800, Yamaha V Star 125, or Suzuki VanVan.

Royal Enfield Updates For 2020

No major updates for this classically-styled ride. It is available in a simple Jet Black for $4,999.

2020 Royal Enfield Bullet 500 Claimed Specifications

Price $4,999
Engine Single-cylinder, four-stroke
Displacement 499cc
Bore x Stroke 84.0 x 90.0mm
Horsepower 27.2 hp @ 5,250 rpm
Torque 30.5 lb.-ft. @ 4,000 rpm
Transmission 5-speed
Final Drive Chain
Seat Height 32.5 in.
Rake N/A
Trail N/A
Front Suspension 35mm telescopic fork, nonadjustable; 5.1-in. travel
Rear Suspension Preload adjustable; 3.1-in. travel
Front Tire 3.25-19
Rear Tire 3.50-19
Wheelbase 54.0 in.
Fuel Capacity 3.8 gal.
Claimed Wet Weight 412 lb.
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