Royal Enfield is poised to reveal the highly-awaited Himalayan 452 tomorrow at EICMA 2023. Yet, in the run-up to its official arrival, the curtain has already been lifted on its specifications, features and refreshed styling. Adding to the excitement, official accessories for the upcoming ADV have also leaked.
As per the leaks, the accessories for the Royal Enfield Himalayan 452 can be categorised into two categories: – Rally Theme and Adventure Theme.
The list of rally-themed accessories for the Royal Enfield Himalayan 452 has been specially curated to enhance your off-road adventures. Among these rugged additions will include a headlight grille that adds a touch of trooper spirit, rally-raised handlebars for optimum control, a rally handlebar pad to ensure a comfortable grip, a radiator grille for enhanced cooling, engine guards to shield the bike’s heart, jerry cans for those long journeys, an upswept arrow exhaust to suite adventure terrains, knuckle guard for added protection, a sculpted single-piece seat for utmost comfort, a tank bag to carry your essentials, and various other protection accessories.
The Adventure Theme is a treasure trove of accessories tailored to meet long-distance travel needs. Among these offerings include a set of panniers to keep your essentials, a capacious top box for additional storage, a long windshield to bypass direct wind, auxiliary lights to illuminate the path ahead, an engine guard for added protection, a headlamp grille, and more, all designed to enhance your overall travel experience.
Powering the new Himalayan 452 will be an all-new 452cc, single-cylinder, liquid-cooled, DOHC engine called the ”SHERPA 450”, capable of producing 40PS of max power at 8,000 rpm and a peak torque of 40Nm at 5,000 rpm. It will be paired with a 6-speed gearbox with a slip-&-assist clutch.
Expect Royal Enfield to launch the new Himalayan 452 ADV during the Rider Mania event later this month, with an anticipated starting price of Rs 2.8 lakh (ex-showroom). Once launched, it will lock horns with the KTM 390 Adventure and the upcoming Hero XPulse 400.