Royal Enfield begins deliveries of anniversary edition 650 twins in India – AutoNews, Firstpost
Royal Enfield sold 120 units of these limited edition motorcycles through an online flash sale in India last December.
Admiral Philipose G Pynumootil of the Indian Navy with his 120th anniversary edition Interceptor 650. (Image: Royal Enfield)
Royal Enfield has commenced delivery of the 120th Anniversary Limited Edition 650 Twin motorcycles – the specially designed Interceptor 650 and Continental GT 650 – to customers in India. Unveiled at EICMA 2021, these motorcycles have been conceptualized and designed to celebrate Royal Enfield’s rich and legendary 120-year legacy. Only 480 units in total were produced and distributed across four regions with 120 units each for India, Europe, America and Southeast Asia, including 60 Continental GT 650s and 60 Interceptor INT 650s. Royal Enfield sold 120 units of these limited edition motorcycles through an online flash sale in India last December.
Both bikes come with a unique black and chrome color scheme, complemented by darkened components with the engine, muffler and other elements in a range of black color schemes. The bikes feature a custom hand-crafted die-cast decal on the fuel tank and feature Royal Enfield’s legendary hand-painted pinstripes. The motorcycles are equipped with a range of genuine engine accessories such as screens, engine guards, heel guards, touring and bar-end mirrors, among others in a black disguise to complement the overall design.
The online flash sale that went live on December 6, 2021 saw an enthusiastic response from buyers across the country with more than 17,000 pre-sale registrations. RE even claims that 120 units of these limited edition motorcycles sold in less than 120 seconds. Earlier this week, the company began the simultaneous delivery of these limited edition anniversary motorcycles to customers across the country. Among several passionate motorcycle enthusiasts, Royal Enfield had the honor of supplying these limited edition motorcycles to a number of celebrated and renowned personalities across the board.