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Royal Enfield Classic 500 ABS price starts at Rs. 1.99 lakh and it is available in two colour options – Stealth Black and Desert Storm

Royal Enfield Classic 500 with ABS system has been launched in India at Rs. 1.99 lakh for the standard variant, Rs. 2.02 lakh for matte-finish and Rs. 2.10 lakh (all price, Ex-Showroom) for chrome model. Some dealers have already commenced deliveries of Classic 500 ABS in India and the company will introduce the ABS system in other colour options soon.

The retro-bike manufacturer confirmed during Classic 350 Signals Edition launch that they will add ABS system to all products. The company has introduced Himalayan with ABS system last week and by the end of this year, all Royal Enfield products in India will come with ABS braking system.

The Classic 500 ABS model is Rs. 15,000 more expensive than the regular model, but it is priced Rs. 21,000 cheaper than Pegasus Limited model and it doesn’t even come with ABS system. Royal Enfield has already sold the Pegasus Limited allocated for the Indian market. The dual-channel ABS system for Classic 500 is supplied by Bosch.

Apart from ABS decal on the motorcycle, everything remains the same. Royal Enfield has already introduced Classic 500 with ABS system in International markets earlier this year. The Classic 500 is powered by 499 cc single cylinder engine producing 27.2 bhp of power at 5,250 rpm and 41.3 Nm of torque at 4,000 rpm.

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standard classic 500 stealth black

This engine is mated to a 5-speed gearbox and braking duties are handled by 280 mm disc at front and 240 mm disc at the rear. The Classic 500 comes with 19-inch wheel at front with 90/90 section tyre and 120/80 section tyre at rear with 18-inch wheels. The company has given 35 mm front forks with telescopic suspension and twin gas charged shock absorbers at the rear.

The Classic 500 measures 2,140 mm in length, 790 mm in width and 1,090 mm in height. The wheelbase of Classic 500 is 1,360 mm and 190 kg of kerb weight. Royal Enfield has given 13.5 litres of fuel tank. The non-ABS model is available in three colour options – Classic Tan, Classic Black and Classic Silver.