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Category Archives: Royal Enfield

History of Royal Enfield, to 1970 – Cycle World

1975 technical article: Dyno Testing the Muscle Bikes (750cc) – BSA, Eagle, Harley, Honda, Kawasaki, Norton, Royal Enfield, Suzuki, Triumph

As printed in Motorcycle Buyer’s Guide, 1975.   Original copy available here

Bikes tested were:

  • Triumph Trident
  • BSA Rocket 3
  • Honda 4 (CB750)
  • Kawasaki Mach III
  • Harley-Davidson Sportster
  • Norton Commando
  • American Eagle
  • Royal Enfield Interceptor
  • Suzuki Titan T500

1969 Royal Enfield Stage 2 Interceptor road test

As published in Cycle magazine, 1969.

1952 Royal Enfield article – 700 Twin; 500 Bullet; 150 two-stroke