Royal Enfield unveiled their new “Cafe racer concept motorcycle” at the 10th Auto Expo in New Delhi. This concept motorcycle, based on the Classic UCE EFI500 Model, is being developed primarily for the international market.
Royal Enfield Cafe Racer Bike Features:
This motorcycle concept packs in a host of racy features like:
“Bump Stop” Seat
A new twin pod instrument cluster
Racing Number Plates on sides
Retro tail lamp cluster
The Bike is expected to be launched for the international market somewhere in the year 2012. This will then be followed by an Indian Launch later. In India, the Royal Enfield Cafe Racer is expected to sell for about INR 170,ooo when it does get launched sometime after 2012. The engine option will probably be the UCE500 engine currently doing duty in the Classic 500 or might even see a power bump in line with the racy theme of the Cafe Racer.
Here’s what R L Ravichandran, the CEO of Royal Enfield had to say about the Cafe Racer “We expect to unveil this Cafe Racer brand of bikes for the international market by 2012”
For now, you can drool over the pics that we’ve snapped up for you straight from the 2010 Indian Auto Expo.
Royal Enfield Cafe Racer Bike Photos Gallery:
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