Royal-Enfield to launch Continental GT 650, Interceptor 650 in Nov
Thursday, October 18, 2018, 9:34 AM
As the company's most-advanced motorcycles to date, Royal Enfield is all set to launch the Continental GT 650 and Interceptor 650 in India next month. The automaker is expected to launch both the motorcycles somewhere around November 15, possibly at the Royal Enfield Rider Mania annual event in Goa. Notably, these bikes were unveiled at the 2017 Milan Motorcycle Shows (EICMA).
Motorcycle companies in India's 'Detroit' hit by strike over wages
Friday, September 28, 2018, 11:26 AM
Hundreds of workers at motorcycle companies including Yamaha and Royal Enfield are on strike in Chennai, demanding better salaries and a right to form unions. Employees said the companies had employed a large number of contract workers and refused to make them permanent even after years of contract work. Component manufacturer Myoung Shin India's workers have also staged a protest.
Royal Enfield launches two motorcycle models
Wednesday, September 26, 2018, 1:00 PM
Royal Enfield Wednesday announced global launch of its two new motorcycle models, Continental GT 650 and the Interceptor INT 650 priced between USD 5,799 (approximately Rs 4,21,558) and USD 6,749 (Rs 4,90,618.56). The two models equipped with twin cylinders will start retailing in major markets, including India, US, UK and Europe by early next year.