Famous brand Royal Enfield is once British and now Indian plans to produce a replica in the memory of the legendary motorcycle of world war II – Royal Enfield Flying Flea.
It was a very important motorcycle for the British military, a real workhorse that has been designed as a reliable machine that can pull on the parachute and transport glider.
Motorcycles are also often used for coordination between the advanced detachment and the main force when there is a problem with the radio and there were they in those conditions permanently.
Royal Enfield put on battlefields tens of thousands of motorcycles, of which almost 4 000 were Flying Flea.
The current model in memory of the Flying Flea – will be known as the Classic 500 Pegasus – the Pegasus depicted on these motorcycles as the symbol of the British airborne divisions – which stories mainly and used.
The circulation of the motorcycle from the Limited Edition will be only 1,000 copies. 250 of them will be designed for the Indian market, 190 allocated to sales in Britain. The price of this bike will be 5000 pounds (6 730 dollars).
Will be offered two color options – brown Service Brown green and Olive Drab Green. Both of these colors were used during the war.
Each of the limited edition motorcycles will be provided with bags corresponding colour too with the logo of the Pegasus. Also additional accessories in the form of military t-shirts, shirts, caps, badges, bags and hats with the same logo.