hunter 350 the cruiser bike

Triveni Group’s Alpha automotive is planning to launch new cruiser Royal Enfield whose name is Hunter 350 which is already launched in Indian market. Hunter 350 is the cheapest and lightest product from th brand Royal Enfield.  Hunter 350 is a new cruiser bike from Royal Enfield In the segment and it is available in Indian market at a starting price of Rs. 1, 49,900. Hunter 350 is available in 3 variants and 8 colors with top variant price starting from Rs. 1, 71,221 in India. The New Cruiser bike form Royal Enfield which is called Hunter 350 is powered by 349cc fuel injected BS6 engine which produce a power of 20.2 bhp and a torque of 27 Nm. With front disc and rear drum brakes in the base variant, Royal Enfield Hunter 350 comes up with anti-locking braking system. Hunter 350 takes the engine from its elder’s siblings Classic 350 and Meteor 350.The carb weight of Hunter 350 is 177 kg and has a fuel tank capacity of 13 liters. New Bike form the Royal Enfield is as capable of its name and it can hunt its competitors.

The new Hunter 350 share Royal Enfield’s J-Platform with the Meteor 350 and the Classic 350. Thus, it has the same frame, cycle parts, and engine. The 349cc, air/oil-cooled engine comes linked to a five-speed gearbox and is tuned to produce 20.2bhp and 27Nm of peak torque.

The styling of the Hunter 350 is unique in the segment with neo-retro roadster design that is reminiscent of the Triumph Street Twin. The new Hunter 350 looks really cool and extra in the road. It is not like the classic 350, it has a better top speed and feels smoother than its elder siblings. Thus, the new Hunter 350 feature a single-piece seat, a teardrop-shaped fuel tank, and a round shape for the headlamp, tail lamp, turn signals, and mirrors. The new motorcycle from Royal Enfield has a low seat height and carry a kerb weight of around 177kg.

The hardware, too, will remain similar to the Meteor 350 and the Classic 350. Thus, the Hunter 350 use Upside down telescopic front forks, twin rear shocks, and disc brakes. The safety net should include a single-channel ABS.

The Hunter 350 is the most affordable model from Royal Enfield till the date and it will sit below the updated Bullet 350 that will be launched later this year. In terms of competition, Hunter 350 will rival with the bikes likes of Yamaha FZ25, Pulsar 250, TVS Ronin 225, Honda CB350, Jawa 42 and the Suzuki Gixxer.

Hunter 350 is one of the handsome and updated cruiser bike which meets the expectation of the youth.

In Nepal, The authorized importer of Royal Enfield will bring this new bike call Hunter 350 and it will be available soon.

Why to choose Hunter 350 Over its competitors??

  • A shot of style
  • A shot of torque and fun
  • Looks really good
  • Very easy to ride in city because of its lightweight
  • Smooth engine
  • Feature loaded (in top variant)
  • Has a better top end
  • Provide Good performance in this segment
  • Cheapest and light weighted  product from the Royal Enfield

Cons

  • Miss out GPS as standard
  • Low ground clearance
  • Stiff ride quality
  • No feature Rich

Royal Enfield Hunter 350 Specifications

Engine and Transmission

Engine TypeSingle cylinder, 4 stroke, SOHC Engine
Displacement349.34 cc
Max Torque27 Nm @ 4000 rpm
No. of Cylinders1
Cooling SystemAir & Oil Cooled
Valve Per Cylinder2
StartingSelf Start Only
Fuel SupplyFuel Injection
ClutchConventional wet clutch
IgnitionECU controlled
Gear Box5 Speed
Bore75 mm
Stroke85.8 mm
Compression Ratio9.5:1
Emission Typebs6

Royal Enfield Hunter 350 Features

ABSDual Channel
NavigationYes
Service Due IndicatorYes
LED Tail LightYes
SpeedometerAnalogue
OdometerDigital
TripmeterDigital
Fuel gaugeYes
TachometerDigital

Dimensions and Capacity

Width800 mm
Length2055 mm
Height1055 mm
Fuel Tank13 L
Saddle Height790 mm
Ground Clearance150 mm
Wheelbase1370 mm
Kerb Weight181 kg
Total Weight360 kg
Load Carrying Capacity179 kg
Engine Oil2.2 l

Tyres and Brakes

Front Brake Diameter300 mm
Rear Brake Diameter270 mm
Front Tyre Pressure (Rider)29 psi
Front Tyre Pressure (Rider & Pillion)29 psi
Rear Tyre Pressure (Rider)32 psi
Rear Tyre Pressure (Rider & Pillion)36 psi

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