Rudratej Singh, President, Royal Enfield said, “The Classic 500 Squadron Blue is a tribute to Royal Enfield’s war-time presence and association with the armed forces. We wanted a variant with a genuine armed forces heritage for our customers and for this, Royal Enfield turned to the Indian Air Force for inspiration. We had to be very particular about the colour to create an authenticity and also provide the motorcycle its post-war appeal.
Royal Enfield Squadron Blue Overview : Royal Enfield’s association with armed forced is very old, and it began during the World Wars when the motorcycle was extensively used by the British Army. It was 1952, when Royal Enfield received its first order from the Indian Army for 800 units. The British motorcycle maker started manufacturing its bikes in India from 1955. The Indian Air Force also began using Royal Enfield in the 1950’s, and it is mainly used by the Air Force Police.
Royal Enfield Squadron Blue Specifications : Since it’s just a new colour variant, it will continue to feature the same 499cc, air-cooled engine that is coupled with a 5-speed transmission. This engine is good for 22.7bhp and 41.3Nm.
Royal Enfield Squadron Blue Mileage : This bike gives you a good average mileage of 25 kmph.
- Mileage (City) 20 kmpl
- Mileage (Highway) 30 kmpl
- Mileage (Combined) 25 kmpl
Royal Enfield Squadron Blue Top Speed : The bike has a superb power it will take hardly 3.90 seconds to reach 100 kmph with a Top Speed of 130 kmph.
Royal Enfield Squadron Blue Competitors : The Squadron Blue doesn’t have any competition in the Indian market.
Royal Enfield Squadron Blue Colors & Shades : The Royal Enfield Squadron Blue is offered as a single-seater and in a single paint scheme.
Royal Enfield Squadron Blue Price : Ex-Showroom (New Delhi) Rs. 1,67,691 and On-road price 1,86,608.