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2017 RE Himalayan BSIV Deliveries Begin; Price & Details

2017 Royal Enfield Himalayan FI has been introduced as replacement to the BS3 version of the motorbike.

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2017 Royal Enfield Himalayan BS4 (FI)

2017 Royal Enfield Himalayan gets a cleaner BSIV engine with fuel injection system.

Royal Enfield dealers across India have finally started delivering the 2017 Royal Enfield Himalayan FI (fuel injected) to customers. The company had launched the Himalayan FI in May 2017 at Rs 1.65 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). RE had temporarily suspended earlier this year due to BS-III compliance and BS-IV regulations were enforced from April 1, 2017. With an aim to make the Himalayan BSIV compliant, the Chennai based bikemaker converted it into a fuel-injected machine (2017 Royal Enfield Himalayan FI). Though, the Himalayan was originally a carburetted motorcycle.

The company has also begun dispatching the motorcycle to dealerships across the nation. Enthusiasts can book the 2017 Royal Enfield Himalayan FI by paying an initial sum of Rs 5,500. It was speculated that the deliveries for the bike will commence in the first week of October 2017. However, media reports suggest that the tourer deliveries have already started. Currently, the RE Himalayan BSIV is available at Rs 1,65,331 (ex-showroom) and Rs 1,83,737 (on-road) in Delhi. Check Out – Customised Royal Enfield Himalayan Green  Pictures & Details

At the heart of the Royal Enfield Himalayan FI is a 24.5bhp, 411cc, single-cylinder, BSIV compliant, fuel injected petrol engine linked to a 5-speed gearbox. The updated BSIV FI version of the bike is likely to address the excessive noise and clutch and gearbox related issues of the previous model. In July 2016, the company had also recalled the Himalayan over these problems. RE is also planning to introduce the ABS (Anti-Lock Braking System) on the adventure sport motorcycle.

Royal Enfield has already started offering fuel injection system in its other models like the Classic 500, Thunderbird 500 and the Continental GT cafe racer. Feature list on the Himalayan include tall windscreen, luggage panniers, Higher placed headlamps, and LCD instrument cluster that has a geographical compass.
Royal Enfield Himalayan unveiled

In RE’s India product lineup, the Himalayan is positioned below the company’s flagship model Continental GT, and has been designed and developed from ground-up to cater an all-new segment. As of now, there is no direct rival of the Himalayan. In terms of pricing, though, it locks horns against the Mahindra Mojo and the KTM Duke 390.

2017 Royal Enfield Himalayan FI Bookings

Interested buyers can pre-book the BS4-compliant Himalayan at a token amount of Rs 5,500. Deliveries of the bike have already commenced. Read About – All-new Royal Enfield 1000cc Bike

2017 Royal Enfield Himalayan FI Price in India

Ex-showroom, DelhiRs 1.65 lakh
On-road, DelhiRs 1.83 lakh

With fuel injected BSIV engine and few more updates, the 2017 model year is slightly more expensive than its BS3 model. All aforementioned features make the RE Himalayan FI around Rs 5,000 pricier than before. While BS3 version of the bike was available at Rs 1.55 lakh, the new BS4 FI model costs Rs 1.65 lakh (all, ex-showroom Delhi). Check Out – Royal Enfield Continental GT 750 Spy Pictures & Details

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2017 Royal Enfield Himalayan FI Specifications

EngineFuel-injected, single-cylinder
Max Power24.5bhp @ 6,500rpm
Max Torque32Nm @ 4,250rpm
Kerb Weight191kg

Powering the 2017 Royal Enfield Himalayan is the same 411cc single-cylinder, air-cooled, 4-stroke engine, which is now boosted with the fuel injection technology. The BS4 compliant powertrain with FI technology results into optimum fuel delivery and automization. It also improves the overall performance and fuel efficiency of the bike, and increases the acceleration sensitivity. This petrol engine churns out a maximum power output of 24.5bhp at 6,500rpm, while yielding a peak torque of 32Nm at 4,250rpm. Transmission duties on the bike are taken care of by a chain drive 5-speed gearbox.

The BS3 RE Himalayan was powered by a carburetted 411cc engine, which was a bored-out version of the Classic 350’s 350cc motor. With a Single Overhead Camshaft (SOHC) configuration, and a counter balancer, this motor was one of the most refined Royal Enfield engines. Pictures – Royal Enfield Surf Racer & Gentleman Brat Custom Bikes

Based on the Half-duplex split cradle frame, the bike features 41mm telescopic forks and monoshock with linkage at the front and rear, respectively. The braking system of the bike comprises of 300mm disc, 2-piston floating caliper at the front and 240mm disc, single piston floating caliper at the rear.

2017 Royal Enfield Himalayan FI Mileage

The BS3 version was quite fuel economical with a mileage around 40kmpl – 45kmpl. Since the updated 2017 model features the same power unit with FI technology, it is as frugal as the previous one.

2017 Royal Enfield Himalayan FI Design & Features

Design and styling of the 2017 Royal Enfield Himalayan 400cc is same as the BS3 model. Inspired by the larger siblings – Thunderbird and Continental GT, the Himalayan has a raw and sporty appeal. The bike has been designed on a modified single tube chassis that also underpins other RE bikes. Sporting the round headlight, signature badge on side cowl, a new sub-frame and high-mounted spatter guard, the face of the bike looks quite aggressive. The adventure tourer runs on off-road tyres that are claimed to offer better grip on rough terrains. Unlike typical Royal Enfield motorcycles, the Himalayan comes fitted with large 90/90 – 21-inch front and 120/90 – 17-inch rear tyres.

Royal Enfield Himalayan

The motorbike also features the Continental GT-inspired fuel tank, a raised rear seat, round rear view mirrors, digital MID, up-swept exhaust, twin pot instrument cluster with chrome ring and blackened engine and chassis pipes. This adventure tourer offers an upright riding position to offer the comfort even on long runs. The off-road accessory-equipped version is offered with a high-mounted front mud flap, a large windshield, a heightened fork and mud guard placed close to the tyre. The black and silver panniers with black mounts also come as accessories.

2017 Royal Enfield Himalayan FI Dimensions

Proportionally, the 2017 RE Himalayan FI remains unchanged. Just like the BS3 model, the FI version measures 2,190mm in length, 840mm in width and 1,360mm height. The bike stands on 220mm of ground clearance and sits on a wheelbase of 1,465mm. The bike offers a seat height of 800mm, and carries a kerb weight of 182kgs. It comes with a fuel tank capacity of 15-litres.

2017 Royal Enfield Himalayan FI Colours

Currently, the RE Himalayan BS4 is available in two paint schemes – Granite and Snow.

2017 Royal Enfield Himalayan FI Suspension & Braking System

The Himalayan is also RE’s first bike to feature rear monoshock suspension along with the regular 41mm front telescopic forks unit. The latter one is covered with fork gaiters to safeguard the fork seats from dust and other unwanted elements. Braking system of the bike consists of 300mm disc with 2-piston floating calliper front and 240mm disc, single piston floating calliper rear brakes.


  1. Mr. Venkatesh
    February 2, 2016

    I want one

  2. Shakkeel
    February 4, 2016

    V r wytng……. Its gna … All… Ni. Mre wrds

  3. Rahul Ballal
    February 12, 2016

    Looks great …

  4. Rahul Ballal
    February 12, 2016

    I like new royal Enfield ..

  5. Nischai
    February 19, 2016

    I want one

    February 20, 2016


  7. Sagar Pujara
    February 25, 2016

    Nice Looking
    Superb Bike
    I Am waiting for lonching

  8. Thirumoorthy
    February 27, 2016

    This is the one going to rock among all bikes in India..,…. No one cross this way……
    Its only for RE Himalayan…

  9. Ravi uttekar
    March 6, 2016

    I’m wetting this bike

  10. Amit
    March 7, 2016

    RE has a bad reputation for carrying age old technologies and famous vibration, and maintainance issues. Now its time that they come over these issues, looking at how the market is offering new bikes RE should stop its marketing based on nostalgia.

  11. Shafeeque
    March 7, 2016

    I need this when will start booking

    • Editorial Team

      Editorial Team
      March 12, 2016

      Hi Shafeeque

      Bookings for the Himalayan Bike have already commenced. We suggest you to visit nearest Royal Enfield Dealership to book this bike.

  12. mehar
    March 9, 2016

    nice one
    it’ll be better if work on look
    style is good
    excellent riding from riders shown in the video by riders so i think pretty well

  13. Nawin Rai
    March 9, 2016

    Yes….. I want off road Enfield Bike…..

  14. sanjeev jupalle reddy
    March 13, 2016

    its looking very nice and cute we r waiting to see in live

  15. Antony Jom
    March 13, 2016

    I am waiting for its launch

  16. Gokul
    March 17, 2016

    Well I plan to be a spoilsport and wait 5-6 months for the initial response and then proceed to buy this beauty!!! Quite worried about the service issues.. Reboring the 350 cc has heightened my reservations! All the best to RE , hoping this rocks the market! Bajaj doesn’t stand a chance ( strong prejudice against these suckers)

  17. Dhananjay
    March 17, 2016

    i like re himalayan

  18. Alok Pandey
    March 17, 2016

    like a spots bike… and I like sports bikes

  19. sethu
    March 18, 2016

    I like this bike

  20. Shivanand N jamadar
    March 18, 2016

    It’s very nice look and easy to drive hard road. More confident when driving the Himalaya.

  21. Priyanka Paul Ghosh
    March 23, 2016

    It’s very stylish I like ? the way it looks

  22. dr Pankaj Verma auraiya ....u.p.
    March 23, 2016

    My dream bike I like Royal Enfield ab kuch naya look la rahi hai but performance bi good hona chahie I think ….& I like

  23. shaban rangrez
    March 23, 2016

    very nice look

  24. Arjun
    March 25, 2016

    Awsome bike. royal enfield’s milestone i think. Iam looking foreward to the mileage and perfomance of this beast.

  25. faiz
    March 26, 2016

    nyc bike look like hero impulse but power full than hero bullet jo hai nice to see a new look of bullet

  26. Rushikesh Palange
    March 30, 2016

    I love this bike…

  27. tushar
    March 31, 2016

    I like this bike y! Royal Enfield new bike

  28. Amitanshu dasgupta
    April 6, 2016

    Bike is good. How can I book? Through dealer or online

    • Editorial Team

      Editorial Team
      April 26, 2016

      Hi Amitanshu

      We suggest you to visit nearest Royal Enfield Dealership to book Himalayan.

  29. Ashwin
    May 31, 2016

    Very nice look. Super

  30. Ashwin
    May 31, 2016

    Very nice look

  31. priya
    June 15, 2016

    So nice good look

  32. Barath yaswin
    August 29, 2016


  33. tapi tama
    August 30, 2016

    Sad of heard launched in next year I’ve already booked one, ny ways thanks royal Enfield for mount Himalayan,,,,,,,,,,,, Arunachal Pradesh wants u,,,,,

  34. Rohan
    November 15, 2016

    I loved ths bike. I was not satisfied what they did for old bullet. But this HIMALAYAN bcme my dream bike. . I hve booked it and now egrly waiting for drive. Thank u for manifactures.

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