After a series of speculations and video teaser Indian company finally showed two new variants of known models – Bullet 350 and 500 Trials, adding more SUVs to its lineup. This became known to foreign publications Rideapart.
Unlike other brands, Royal Enfield is not too keen on scramblers, although it has excellent ability to create a retro style with modern elements. Last summer spy shots of what seemed to be a new scrambler RE leaked out and gave rise to the rumor that the company is developing a potential new model. And just recently the teaser trailer showed us something that really worked. It was then that it became clear that this is definitely not a scramble.
Now we are officially introduced to the new Bullet 350 and 500 Trials. In this case, the word “trial” is used to denote a type of motorcycle with no seat, designed for the passage of obstacles. Most likely, the meaning of the term adopted in 1960 related to the off-road extreme.
Accordingly, a new Bullet Trials due necessary functions more adapted to the road than its standard counterparts. The base motorcycle is the same as current models: frame, engine 346 cm3/cm3 499, transmission and output indicators remained unchanged. In their design they borrow the gas tank and side plates of the line Bullet.
Style Trials different in another execution of the headlights, the higher the wheel, the shorter the protection wheels, inverted muffler, podbroshennogo seat and Luggage rack that replaces the passenger rack. Both bike are fitted with 19-inch front and 18-inch rear wheels, which are shod with Ceat tyre. Bullet 350 has got contrasting red colour frames, while the 500 Trials are green in color.