Royal Enfield introduces the new Hunter 350

Royal Enfield unveils the new Hunter 350 2022the third bike to use the motor from the brand’s “J” platform, which also forms the basis of the Meteor 350 and Classic 350. The Hunter is powered by the same engine 349cc single cylinder air and oil cooled electronic injection capable of delivering maximum performance 20.2 CV at 6,100 giri/min and with a peak torque of 27 Nm at 4,000 giri/min. The transmission is a 5-speed unit. Even if the engine is the same, they are new exhaust system, intake and management of the same, designed to have a more generous mid-range torque delivery.

What changes next to the optics is the chassis. The chassis is completely newa single beam steel unit with descending tubes (without the double lower cradle of the Meteor frame), combined with Suspensions specially developed for this model: traditional fork with Stele of 41 mm and 130 mm travel e Pair of rear shock absorbersadjustable in preload in six digits, with 102 mm travel. Also changing compared to the “cousins” are the rims, which on the new Hunter are both 17″ (19″-18″ for the Classic, 19″-17″ for the Meteor) to make the bike a real roadster . The tires are from 110/70-17 and 140/70-17.

The braking system uses a single 300mm disc with twin-piston calipers at the front and a 270 mm disc at the rear with a single-piston caliper. 181 kg dry weightthe saddle is 800 from the ground and the tank has a capacity of 13 liters.

Unmistakable style, shaped by LED retro round headlights, large round yellow arrows (also with LEDs), drop tank and saddle in one piece. The instrumentation consists of a round analogue speedometer with a central Piccolo display which contains useful information for the trip: fuel level, gear, Time, odometer and two trip meters. The Tripper navigation system is available as an option.

This is the very first information revealed to us; in the coming days we will have more technical details and after you have climbed into the saddle, we will also give you your first riding impressions.

The price of the new Royal Enfield Hunter 350 2022 is still unknown; The motorcycle will come to the Italian market in autumn.

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