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Royal Enfield is one of the most iconic bike manufacturers in the Indian market. Of late, the brand has been on an aggressive roll out of bikes, awaited bikes in unique segments. The Himalayan 450 is currently in the works. This Himalayan 450 as the name suggests will come with a new 450cc engine. Royal Enfield plans to use this new engine on several new bikes. It is working on a new 450cc cruiser for its global market. In today’s article let’s talk about this Royal Enfield 450cc super cruiser bike.

The new 450cc

Royal Enfield 450cc bike

According to reports, Royal Enfield is working on a new 450cc cruiser bike. This Cruiser bike could be a powerful Cruiser with a steep drop angle, swept back handlebars and low seat that should provide a relaxed riding position. The leaked image also shows a tapered tail and dual exhaust. In a way, the bike looks like the Ducati Diavel.


Reports suggest that the K1D could be powered by the new 450cc single-cylinder engine. This engine will also power the upcoming Himalayan 450. In terms of power, the engine is expected to produce 40 PS and 45 Nm of torque. Transmission duties will be handled by a 6-speed manual gearbox.

Royal Enfield 450cc Bike – Launch and Rivals

Royal Enfield 450cc bike

There is no exact launch timeline for this bike, but it could be launched sometime in 2025. Before that, Royal Enfield is planning to launch the new Bullet 350, Himalayan 450 and also some 650cc bikes. Coming back to the power cruiser, it should directly rival the Dominar 400 and also the 250 to some extent.

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