Price

Rs. 1,53,704*

Engine

346 cc

Power

19.8 bhp

Mileage

37 kmpl

* Ex-Showroom price in Mumbai

Royal Enfield 350 Classic Verdict

Royal Enfield is the 2-wheeler arm of Eicher Group and is known for its legacy which it has gained over the years through its models such as Himalayan Classic, Continental GT, Thunderbird 500, Thunderbird 350 and the most popular Bullet. The motorcycles from Royal Enfield have something special in them so much so that it has a different league of buyers namely the leisure riders and also regularly bags orders from Indian Army.

Royal Enfield was established in 1893 and is known to be the oldest motorcycle brand in the world. The brand which began making sewing machines and bicycles is now producing world class motorcycles that carry pieces of history with them. The iconic ‘BULLET’ was first produced in 1955 and enjoys the longest motorcycle production run of all time. Royal Enfield is one of the most respected brands among the motorheads due to its sheer driving pleasure and for carrying a war age design. There is a huge cult following Royal Enfield and it carries a vintage tag with it because of its beautiful and timeless design.  It is the most preferred two-wheeler for long journeys and adventure drives such as The Himalayas and cross country.

The brand is better known for producing leisure cruisers rather than usual commuting. The thumping sound coming from the heavier Cast Iron engine makes it unique from other two-wheelers and instills a sense of pleasure in the heart and mind of the rider. Classic 350 is the best seller across the Royal Enfield range of motorcycles. This is the smaller sibling of Classic 500. The fusion of retro looks and modern utility makes Classic 350 a successful product in India and many other countries where it is exported.

Pros

  • Super Driving Experience
  • Solid and rugged build quality
  • Retro design attracts onlookers
  • Heavier ride quality means unparalleled stability

Cons

  • Expensive to maintain
  • Costlier spare parts
  • Not suitable for short drivers
  • Lacks safety features such as Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS)
  • Irksome vibrations due to poor engine refinement

Features that make Royal Enfield Classic 350 different from others

  • Heavier than its counterparts
  • Royal and majestic looks
  • Elegant design appeals to both young and old buyers
  • The charm of a Royal Enfield is such that one gets addicted to it after taking a ride on it

How it looks

The design of Royal Enfield Classic 350 is simple yet elegant. The retro feels and a flamboyant design makes this motorcycle a showstopper. A wide range of customisation options compliments its look. The motorcycle is available in unique, flashy and royal colors. Tasteful touches of chrome enhance its appeal and make Classic 350 more premium. The motorcycle displays a sense of machoism. The ‘Tiger Eye Headlamps’ and funky rear lamps blend with the overall design in an excellent manner. The toolbox is attached to the side and looks graceful.

Royal Enfield Classic 350 Colors

Classic 350 is available in 8 fabulous color options satisfying individual interests.

Royal Enfield Classic 350 Performance

Royal Enfield Classic 350 is powered by a 350cc, 4 strokes single cylinder Twin spark, air cooled engine. The fuel output is decent at 40-42 Kmpl as reported by most users. 13.5 Litres fuel tank is sufficient even for longer trips. The motorcycle is Bharat Stage IV (BS IV) compliant which means the motorcycle is now much more environment-friendly than what it was before and produces lesser emissions. The top speed is 120 Kmph.

Royal Enfield Classic 350 Riding & Handling

Classic 350 offers a stable ride if driven in a relaxed manner. The motorcycle has good road manners besides good street presence. The telescopic suspension at the front and twin gas charged shock absorbers at the rear make the ride extremely comfortable. The excellent suspension enables this motorcycle to cruise on all sorts of terrain.

Ground clearance of 135 mm is adequate too. The braking system comprises of front Disc brakes and rear Drum brakes. The front wheel is 19 inches in size while the rear one is 18 inches and the tyres are tube type because of spoke wheel type. The major disadvantage of this motorcycle is that it shivers at top speeds and becomes difficult to drive.

Royal Enfield Classic 350 Mileage

Mileage of the Classic 350 is 37 kmpl in the city.

Royal Enfield Classic 350 Video Review


Royal Enfield Classic 350 Price in Other Cities

wdt_IDCityEx-showroom Price
1Bangalore1,67,074
2Mumbai1,57,824
3Pune1,58,425
4New Delhi1,50,701
5Chennai1,50,883
6Kolkata1,55,523
7Hyderabad1,53,997
8Chandigarh1,47,315

Royal Enfield Classic 350 Variants & Features

The are no such variants to choose from in the case of Classic 350. Classic 350 does not boast of any high-tech features. The basic feature list includes an analog speedometer, odometer, battery indicator, automatic headlamp on (AHO), chrome view mirrors, chrome finished exhaust and chrome handlebar. The badly missed features in this motorcycle are a trip meter, ABS, and alloy wheels. The seat is a 2-piece split seat meaning that the pillion seat can be attached or detached as per the owner requirements. Royal Enfield Classic 350 is priced at ₹1.35 Lakhs (EX Showroom Delhi) while the Gunmetal Grey colour is available at ₹1.44 Lakhs. (Ex-Showroom Delhi)

Royal Enfield Classic 350 Competitors

There is no such competitor of Classic 350 in the market. The motorcycles available at this price point are completely different from Classic 350 in terms of looks, performance, driving and handling and are focussed at the bike enthusiasts. Sports bikes are available at this price in the market.