2020 Royal Enfield Thunderbird X 350 has been caught on camera again. The new set of spy pictures reveal new design details and improved ergonomics of the motorcycle. The updated version of the bike gets a single-piece saddle instead of the split seats. The twin-pod console has been replaced with the single pod instrument console. Read – Royal Enfield Bullet, Classic, Thunderbird 500cc Bikes To Be Discontinued
Sitting on a new double-cradle frame, the 2020 Royal Enfield Thunderbird X 350 features adjustable levers along with the updated switchgear. It gets metallic steel paint on the exhaust guard. The blacked-out theme, however, is carried over from the current model.
The bike’s new model also receives newly-designed rear taillamp and dual horn setup. Features such as upright riding stance, round headlamp and mirrors and handlebars remain unchanged. Read: Single-Seater Royal Enfield Classic 350 Launched; Jawa Perak Challenger
With coming new emission norms, the 2020 Royal Enfield Thunderbird X 350 will be offered with BS6-compliant engine. The spotted model features a different engine head that hints the power and torque figures of the new Thunderbird X 350 could be higher than the current one.
The existing version of the bike uses a 346cc engine paired to a 5-speed gearbox. It pushes out a peak power of 19.8bhp at 5250rpm and 28Nm of torque at 4000rpm. Read – 2020 Royal Enfield Himalayan Showcased with New Colour Variants
The gearbox casing of the new 2020 Royal Enfield Thunderbird X 350 resembles to the RE Interceptor 650. In order to enhance its touring capabilities, the company might offer a 6-speed gearbox on the bike’s new model.
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