The entry-level Royal Enfield Classic 350 ABS has been launched on Wednesday and it is priced at ₹ 1.53 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi).
The peculiarity of this model is that the Royal Enfield for the first time has introduced the safety feature on its standard version of the Classic 350. The standard version of the Royal Enfield Classic 350 is equipped with dual-channel ABS will be costlier by Rs. 5800 over the non-ABS model.
The dual-channel ABS unit offers improved braking performance. The feature was originally launched on the Classic 350 Signals Edition in August last year, and has since been made available on the Gunmetal Grey and Redditch models in a phased manner.
In terms of updates, the Royal Enfield Classic 350 ABS gets no additional features and is powered by the same 346 cc, single-cylinder, air-cooled engine that churns out 19.8 bhp at 5250 rpm and 28 Nm of peak torque available at 4000 rpm. The motor is paired with a 5-speed gearbox. The Classic 350 ABS uses a 280 mm disc brake up front and a 240 mm disc at the rear, while the bike is suspended by telescopic forks up front and twin shock absorbers at the rear.