Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Codename 331

Another article hinting at the new Enfield parallel twin. This one claims it will be a 650cc. The historical significance of "331" is explained in this post in David Blasco's blog.

Sunday, July 24, 2016

In Forbes USA

My interest in Royal Enfield started with an article in Forbes FYI that I encountered by chance in an airplane. Now Forbes USA covers the Classic.

Thursday, July 21, 2016


I do remember these 500,000 Peso notes from Argentina. They circulated between 1980 and 1983 when the currency was changed to a new one. Towards the end of their life they were worth about US$5. Anyway, it seemed like a nice illustration to point out that our blog has surpassed the 500,000 visitors mark today. On the same year that production of Royal Enfields topped 500,000 as well. Thanks for reading!

Four singers

Four female singers embark in a ride on Royal Enfields. Unfortunately there don't seem to be any pictures of them in the bikes.

Monday, July 18, 2016

Suitable for a schoolgirl

The 225cc Royal Enfield in the July 6h 1922 issue of The Motor Cycle,

Is commented favorably in its ability to let a schoolgirl place both feet on the ground. You probably will not find commentary like that in today's moto magazines.


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