For the ones who are diehard fans of Royal Enfield, then we are sorry to say that this blog may disturb you a bit. At one hand where we have people going crazy for Royal Enfield bikes, at the same time there are ones who find it tough to tackle it with the Enfield machines. Undoubtedly, they are good but not for everyone. When we look at the reasons of buying a Royal Enfield bike, we must also know the reasons of not buying one. Khurki will tell you in simple ways:
8 Causing Noise Pollution
We all know the amount of sound Enfield bikes make. Bullet in Punjab is a matter of pride for youngsters and to add on they do extra efforts in increasing the amount of sound and it really irritates.
7 Often Leaves you Helpless
For long routes, this machine is most preferred one. But on the way if a breakdown happens you need to know the complete way out or else you are in great trouble as Royal Enfield have specialised mechanics who needs to be hunted for.
6 Brakes Can’t be Trusted
The Royal Enfield bikes though have good grip on road. But when it comes to brakes, it fails! Inspite of the latest technologies the bike remains with old braking styles which remains as a drawback.
5 Mileage not up to Mark
Royal Enfield bikes fail to give good mileage. Most of its bikes within the city provide very less mileage resulting to bad impression of it among the youngsters. The display being less informative, you never know when the bikes comes on reserve.
4 RE Bikes are way too heavy
Imagine a lean thin person riding an Enfield bike. Most of them do but don’t you think it’s way too heavy!
3 Ride Quality
Taking into consideration the riding aspect, Royal Enfield bikes are for a true rider but only those who are used to vibrations. These bikes vibrate a lot and above a speed of 60 you’ll see everything shaking on the rear view mirrors.
1 Above all High Maintenance Cost
Ask a person who owns a Royal Enfield about its maintenance. The answer would be high cost! Each and every equipment connected with the enfield bikes are costly and this lessens the value of money when compared to the product.
Last but not the least, if you still dream to own a Royal Enfield you are making a good decision. But be prepared to compromise with various facts that the bikes fail to provide.