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RE Hunter 350 pricing in comparison with rivals | Autocar India

Written by Ravi Kapoor

The Hunter 350 undercuts all of its competitors and is priced nearly precisely on-par with the smaller, 225cc TVS Ronin.

In the end, Royal Enfield has lastly launched its lengthy awaited Hunter 350, and it has knocked it out of the park with the pricing. RE’s newest mannequin begins at Rs 1,49,900 for the Retro variant, whereas the upper Metro model is priced between Rs 1,63,900 and 1,68,900, relying on the color choice you decide. So how do these costs evaluate to among the Hunter’s greatest rivals?

The Hunter’s stiffest competitors comes from the opposite neo-retro roadsters at this worth level and displacement vary. These embody the likes of the Honda CB350RS, the Jawa Forty Two, and the Yezdi Roadster.

The Honda CB350RS, arguably the Hunter’s most direct rival, is priced at Rs 2,03,179 for its single-tone color choices, and Rs 2,03,808 for the dual-tone variations. Which implies that the Hunter undercuts its Japanese rival by a whopping quantity of over Rs 50,000! The precise distinction between beginning costs is a large Rs 53,279.

Additionally priced in an identical vary is the Yezdi Roadster, which sits between Rs 2,01,142 and Rs 2,09,142, that means that the Hunter undercuts it in a really comparable trend. Even when evaluating the highest variants of each machines, the RE nonetheless holds a severely spectacular benefit of over Rs 40,000.

The rival that comes closest to matching the Hunter’s worth is the Jawa Forty Two, however even this bike is significantly dearer than the Enfield. Priced between Rs 1,67,487 and Rs 1,81,357, the Jawa’s beginning worth solely manages to get inside Rs 17,587 of the Hunter’s.

In reality, the bike that almost all intently matches the Hunter’s worth really comes from a section beneath, within the type of the TVS Ronin. This not too long ago launched retro bike from the Hosur producer packs in a a lot smaller engine, displacing 225cc. It could equal the Hunter’s 20hp energy determine, however can’t fairly match as much as its 27Nm torque determine, solely managing 19.93Nm. The Ronin is priced between Rs 1,49,000 and Rs 1,68,750.

RE Hunter 350 pricing vs rivals
Mannequin Value Vary
RE Hunter 350 Rs 1,49,900 to 1,68,900
Honda CB350RS Rs 2,03,179 to 2,03,808
Yezdi Roadster Rs 2,01,142 to 2,09,142
Jawa Forty Two Rs 1,67,487 to 1,81,357
TVS Ronin Rs 1,49,000 to 1,68,750

All costs ex-showroom, Delhi.

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