Yezdi Adventure Royal Enfield Himalayan compare: Mahindra Group company Classic Legends has launched Yezdi bike. Yezdi has returned to the country after 26 years. The company has launched three new models Yezdi Roadster, Scrambler and Adventure. The company has designed these three bikes according to different riding purpose, which targets a different group of buyers.
Yezdi Adventure is for riders who love thrill and adventure with a high riding motorcycle. It competes with Royal Enfield Himalayan, which is the most popular adventure bike in India. Today we compare both the bikes and know which bike is better.
Prices of Yezdi Adventure start from ₹ 1,98,142 (ex-showroom). At the same time, the starting price of Royal Enfield Himalayan is 2,14,887 (ex-showroom). The Yezdi Adventure is priced much lower than the Himalayan, which makes the newly launched motorcycle stand ahead of its competitors.
The Yezdi Adventure is available in three different options – Slick Silver, Mambo Black and Ranger Camo. On the other hand, Royal Enfield Himalayan is available in six different color options – Pine Green, Mirage Silver, Granite Black, Rock Red, Lake Blue and Gravel Grey.
Engine and Specifications
The Yezdi adventure motorcycle is powered by a 334cc single-cylinder, four-stroke, liquid-cooled DOHC engine. It gets a six-speed gearbox. The same engine is used in the other two models launched by Yezdi – the Scrambler and the Roadster. This engine is capable of producing 30.2 PS of peak power and 29.9 Nm of maximum torque. On the other hand, talking about Himalayan, it has a 411cc single-cylinder, four-stroke, SOHC, air-cooled engine. The engine is mated to a five-speed constant mesh gearbox and produces 24.31 PS of power and 32 Nm of torque. Both the adventure motorcycles are close to each other in terms of power and torque output.
brakes and suspension
The Yezdi Adventure weighs in at 188 kg and the motorcycle is powered by 21-inch front and 17-inch cast alloy rear wheels. The Yezdi Adventure gets disc brakes on both the front and rear wheels. For suspension duties, it gets telescopic forks and coil spring at the front and mono-shock absorbers with coil spring and linkage mechanism at the rear.
On the other hand the weight of Royal Enfield Himalayan is 199 kg. It has a 21-inch front wheel and a 17-inch rear wheel. The motorcycle gets 300 mm front disc and 240 mm rear disc with dual-channel ABS for efficient braking performance. For suspension duties, the Royal Enfield Himalayan gets 41 mm telescopic front forks with 200 mm travel and mono shock absorbers with linkage and 180 mm travel at the rear.