Are you looking forward to buy a new bike with touring in mind but don’t want to go for Royal Enfield. In today’s article, we are going to discuss a few bikes which are very good alternatives to Royal Enfield and can be used for Touring just like a Royal Enfield.
Well, when I think of touring, the first thing that comes to my mind is comfort on the Bike. The riding posture should be perfect that you don’t feel strained after a few kilometers. India being a market where there are n number of bikes available, however before proceeding ahead with your purchase keep in mind that bike should be very much comfortable both in handling and sitting, as you would be spending most of time on the bike.
So without wasting any further time, lets talk about the 4 best alternatives to a Royal Enfield:
KTM Duke 390
his bike is the first on the list of the alternatives to be discussed today. Powered by a 390 CC motor, it is perfect for touring as the sitting posture on this bike is upright. The engine is a single cylinder liquid cooled engine and produces 37 nm torque, which is perfect for those long rides. The bike also gets a slipper clutch, along with LED headlight, LCD display along with Bluetooth connectivity. The bike is priced at around 2.4 lacs ex showroom Delhi.
Bajaj Dominar 400
This bike comes second on the list and is powered by a 400 cc single cylinder oil cooled engine. This bike has all that you need for a long distance touring. Be it dual disc brakes, ABS, LED head lights or a digital instrument cluster, this bike has it all. The bike also features a Slipper clutch and the bike produces 35 Nm torque. The bike has a 6 speed gearbox. The bike is priced at 1.45 lacs ex-showroom Delhi.
Mahindra Mojo 300
Mahindra Mojo 300 comes third in the list and is powered by a 295 cc motor that produces 30 Nm of torque. This bike is a flagship product from Mahindra and is the perfect alternate to a Royal Enfield. The bike comes with a 6 speed gear box and a 21 liter fuel tank which is best for touring. The bike also hosts dual discs and has perfect ergonomics and handling, which makes it perfect for long rides on the highways. The bike costs around 1.75 lacs ex-showroom Delhi.
Yamaha FZ25 is the fourth bike on the list. With its low maintenance cost and the reliable Yamaha engine it is the perfect for touring. The bike has a 249 cc, single cylinder motor which produces 20 Nm torque. The bike also hosts dual discs and has a five speed gear box. The bike is prices at 1.22 lacs ex-showroom Delhi.
So, with that we come to an end to the list of motorcycles that are very good alternates to Royal Enfield and are a perfect tourer. Also, please contact your nearest dealer to check the latest prices of the above mentioned bikes.
Hope that this article clears all the doubts that you may have while purchasing that new bike.
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