Key Specs of Royal Enfield Bullet 350
|Power||20.07 bhp @ 5250 rpm|
|Cooling System||Air Cooled|
|Start||Kick Start Only|
Royal Enfield Bullet 350 Highlights
The Bullet 350 is the oldest bike of Royal Enfield and is the only bike to be in production since 1948. The Bullet has progressed a lot over the years but still hasn't lost its old-school cruiser charm. This entry-level offering from Royal Enfield is all about vintage appeal and boasts a retro look thanks to a vintage-inspired rounded headlamp, hand-painted stripes on the fuel tank, and a chrome finished exhaust. The Bullet 350 draws power from a 346cc, single cylinder, 4-stroke, air-cooled engine mated to a five-speed gearbox, that churns out a maximum power of 20.07PS @ 5250rpm and 28Nm of peak torque @ 4000rpm. It’s fitted with a 13.5-litre fuel tank and has a total kerb weight of 183 Kg. It can clock a top speed of 130kmph and provides a mileage of 40kmpl as per company claims. The suspension duties are handled by a telescopic suspension with 35mm forks at the front and twin shock absorbers with 5-step adjustable preload at the rear. The bike is available in 2 variants: Twinspark and Electric Start (ES). The base variant (Twinspark) only has a kick start, has no disc brakes, and comes only in Black color. It is priced at Rs. 1,16,476 (ex-showroom, Delhi). As the name suggests, the ES variant has an electric start along with a disc brake and is available in three colours - Black, Silver and Maroon. It is priced at Rs. 1,30,764 (ex-showroom, Delhi). The Bullet 350 competes against the likes of Royal Enfield Classic 350, Bajaj Avenger Cruise 220, and the Royal Enfield Thunderbird 350.
Royal Enfield Bullet 350 Pros and Cons
Things We Like in Bullet 350
- The bike for the Royal Enfield purist
- Old-school styling has oodles of charm
Things We Don't Like in Bullet 350
- Motor lacks engineering finesse
- Reliability is questionable
Royal Enfield Bullet 350 Price
|Bullet 350 Twinspark40 Kmpl ARAI Mileage, 346 cc||Rs.1,16,476|
|Bullet 350 ES40 Kmpl ARAI Mileage, 346 cc||Rs.1,30,764|
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Royal Enfield Bullet 350 Specifications
|Mileage||40 Kmpl ARAI Mileage|
|Fuel Capacity||13.5 L|
|Engine Type||Single Cylinder, 4 Stroke, Twinspark|
Royal Enfield Bullet 350 Features
|LED Tail Light||N|
Royal Enfield Bullet 350 Expert Review
In this day and age of generation updates arriving for models every alternate year, you begin to appreciate the Royal Enfield Bullet 350's legacy of staying true to itself since its inception in 1948. No wonder it is the oldest bike in India with a continuous production till date.
The motorcycle is propelled by a 346cc, single cylinder, four-stroke, twinspark, air-cooled engine that develops a net power of 19.8 bhp at 5250 rpm with a peak torque of 28Nm at 4000 rpm. It has a carbureted mill that comes coupled to a five-speed constant mesh gearbox and uses wet multiplate clutch assembly for power transmission. The bike is equipped with 3.25 x 19 bigger tyres with stylish spoke wheels at the both, front and rear end. The stopping power is provided by a 7" Twin lead internal expanding drum brake at the front and 153mm Drum, Single Lead Internal Expanding at the rear. The suspension system comprises of 35mm telescopic forks, 135mm travel at the front and Twin shock absorbers with 5-step adjustable preload, 80mm travel at the rear.
It has been crafted on a cruiser theme and its style has persisted stable over the past few decades. At the front, it has a rounded headlamp with twin pilot lamps. The headlight of the bike gets chrome finishing that looks impressive. Furthermore, the bike has been fitted with a neatly designed fuel tank which now employs Royal Enfield badges on both the sides and offers an upright riding stance to the rider. Besides this, the machine comes with the vintage style step up seat that is thickly cushioned and gives an optimum comfort to the rider as well as pillion. Talking about the rear, it is equipped with a small rounded tail lamp that suits well to its overall body silhouette and enhance the aesthetics of the machine.
With body dimensions of 2140 mm in length, 800 mm in width, 1030 mm in height along with a wheelbase of 1370 mm, it looks appealing and offer premium handling. The motorcycle has a minimum ground clearance of 135mm that ensures good stability while cornering. Apart from this, it employs a fuel tank of capacity 13.5 liters. With this hardware configuration, the beast can sprint 0 to 60kmph in just 3.60 seconds and can hit a top speed of 95 kmph. Talking about the instrumentation, it has a heavily chromed fully analogue cluster that displays the information about speed and fuel gauge.
Design and Features
Royal Enfield Bullet 350 crafted on a cruiser theme and has a stylish body design which has remained unchanged since its inception. The front fascia of the bike equipped with a rounded headlamp integrated twin pilot lamps along with clear lens turning blinkers. The bike receives a bit modification in the fuel tank design and now it comes with a Royal Enfield winged badge on both sides. It features a well-padded and thickly cushioned step up seat, which gives high-end comfort to the rider as well as pillion. Approaching towards the rear, the machine has a body colored pillion grab that gives the vintage feel. Apart from this, it also sports a rounded tail lamp that look decent and further improves the aesthetics of the motorcycle.
The body dimensions of the bike are 2140 mm in length, 800 mm in width, 1030 mm in height that offer it an essential public impression. It has a wheelbase of 1370 mm and a minimum ground clearance of 135 mm that provides premium handling and stability while on the go. Furthermore, it has been fitted with a capacity of 13.5 liters fuel tank. The total kerb weight of the machine is 180 kgs, that makes it a bit huge and dense as against to the conventional motorcycles. Besides this, the vehicle comes with plain and simple instrument console that includes an analogue speedometer and a fuel gauge.
Braking and Handling
RE Bullet 350 rides on 3.25 x 19 large tyres at both, front and rear ends that are further mounted over robust spoke wheels. The bike comes to the standstill with the help of 7" Twin lead internal expanding drum brake at the front and 153mm Drum, Single Lead Internal Expanding at the rear. Moreover, it also configured with a suspension system that consists of 35mm telescopic forks, 135mm travel up front and Twin shock absorbers with 5-step adjustable preload, 80mm travel at the rear end that further offers hassle-free and comfortable ride.
Safety and Features
Bullet 350 equipped with a powerful 35W / 35W, Halogen headlamp that gives steady beam well even in low rpm condition and a proper visibility in the dark areas. The bike has a lockable toolkit as a single storage space. Apart from this, The twin rear view mirrors avoid any mishap by keeping the rider aware of any incoming traffic approaching towards to him.
Royal Enfield Bullet 350 Mileage
Royal Enfield Bullet 350 Twinspark gives a mileage of 40 Kmpl as claimed by the Automotive Research Association of India (ARAI).
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Bullet 350 price in India
|Mumbai||Rs. 1.12 - 1.29 Lakh|
|Kolkata||Rs. 1.17 - 1.29 Lakh|
|Delhi||Rs. 1.16 - 1.30 Lakh|
|Pune||Rs. 1.29 - 1.33 Lakh|
|Bangalore||Rs. 1.27 - 1.31 Lakh|
|Chennai||Rs. 1.28 - 1.32 Lakh|
|Hyderabad||Rs. 1.27 - 1.31 Lakh|