Royal Enfield Himalayan 450 latest prices listed in this story for all the variants. The price increase is to the tune of Rs 16,000 which corresponds to almost 6 percent!
So, Royal Enfield Himalayan – the original one, set the tone for what has become a remarkable adventure motorcycle in the mid capacity segment. The new 2023 model, that has grown in size, is a brilliant motorcycle – in every sense of the word. Eventual quality for the production bikes is the only thing that remains to be tested.
With a big leap in technology, also came a major price increase. The Himalayan, which had made its mark in the Rs 2 Lakh price band, was introduced at around Rs 2.7-2.8 Lacs – and that was introductory too. And the new year has brought with it – the first ever price hike for the new, bigger Himalayan 450.
The adventure motorcycle has become costlier by upto Rs 16,000. Here are the latest prices…
Himalayan 450 Latest Prices
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This means that the motorcycle has become pricier and it has come precariously close to that Rs 3 Lac price mark on the ex-showroom price. In fact, if the price hike would have been uniform, the motorcycle would have touched or exceeded that barrier as well – for the top variant. These are the ex-showroom prices, and the eventual on-road prices would be close to Rs 3.5 Lac mark.
Not that the motorcycle does not pack enough ammunition to be sold at that price tag but a lot of bikers would be left off at that price tag. And it only has to go up from here.
What this has left in the market is a gap around that Rs 2 Lac mark – which others can latch onto…