Royal Enfield‘s Interceptor 650 and Continental GT 650, which have gained popularity among enthusiasts worldwide since their launch in 2018, are now available in new variants with enhanced functional and ergonomic features and new colorways. The Interceptor 650 now comes in four new colorways, including Black Ray, Barcelona Blue, Black Pearl (dual colorway), and Cali Green, in addition to the existing Mark 2, Sunset Strip, and Canyon Red options. The Continental GT 650 has two new blacked-out versions, Slipstream Blue and Apex Grey, along with Mr Clean, Dux Deluxe, British Racing Green, and Rocker Red. Both models feature new ergonomic features such as enhanced seat comfort, new switchgear, a USB charging port, and an LED headlamp. The upgraded range of 650 Twins is now available for booking at all Royal Enfield stores in India, starting at INR 3,03,000/- for the Interceptor 650 and INR 3,19,000/- for the Continental GT 650.
The blacked-out variants of the Interceptor and Continental GT will have blacked-out engine and exhaust parts, complementing their chassis and highlighting the tank for a bold look. Additionally, cast alloy wheels and tubeless tires come standard with the blacked-out versions of both models.
According to B. Govindarajan, CEO of Royal Enfield, “The Interceptor 650 and the Continental GT 650 have received immense love from riding enthusiasts across the world. We are certain that the new colors, especially the all-black variants with alloys, will definitely give customers more reason to ride these motorcycles, while the new functional upgrades will add to a fun and enjoyable riding experience.”
Since their launch, the 650 Twins have received critical acclaim and have played a crucial role in Royal Enfield’s global expansion and success. The Interceptor 650 has won several awards, including the MCN ‘Retro Motorcycle of the Year’ twice, and the Continental GT 650 has become a symbol of cafe racing culture and has nurtured motorcycling sub-cultures and communities in India.