2023 Royal Enfield Meteor 350 has gained a new Aurora variant along with a host of new updates that are mentioned below
Touted as one of the best touring motorcycles in India, the Royal Enfield Meteor 350 was recently updated and is now launched with a new variant, new colours, and LED headlight.
Here is what you need to know about the Chennai-based manufacturer’s latest launch:
1. New Colours:
The updated Meteor 350 has been introduced with 3 new colours apart from the existing palette and the new colours offer an authentic vintage vibe. The colours are Black, Green, and Blue, that are available on a newly launched variant called the Aurora. This variant comes shod with more chrome than the rest of the lineup to remind you of the golden age. It has chrome on the exhausts, around the headlamp, and even the engine casing. The other variant like the Fireball now comes with 3 new colours – Yellow, Red, and Black.
2. Spoked Wheels :
The newly introduced Aurora variant comes equipped with spoke wheels and tube tyres to enhance the retro look while the rest of the variants continue to get the black alloy wheels and tubeless tyres.
3. LED Headlights :
The Aurora and the top-end model Supernova, will be getting LED headlamps sourced from the Super Meteor 650. The rest of the variants, which is the Fireball and Stellar, will continue with the halogen setup.
4. Engine :
Mechanically, everything remains the same and the 2023 Meteor 350 will come with the same J series long stroke engine, which is a 349cc air and oil-cooled unit that produces 20bhp of peak power and 27Nm of peak torque. The transmission duties will be carried out by the same 5-speed gearbox. The suspension setup at the front is 41mm telescopic forks, while at the rear it is equipped with twin shock absorbers. There are single discs at the front and the rear that help in dropping anchors which is aided by dual-channel ABS as standard on all bikes.
5. Price :
The Royal Enfield Meteor 350 range now starts from Rs 2.06 Lakh(ex-showroom) for the Fireball variant, Rs 2.16 Lakh(ex-showroom) for the Stellar, Rs 2.20 Lakh(ex-showroom) for the Aurora, and Rs 2.30 Lakh(ex-showroom) for the range-topping Supernova.