Royal Enfield Himalayan to be sold without the centre stand in India

The centre stand used to make contact with the chain when ridden hard over bumps

Overdrive March 28, 2016 13:10:53 IST
Royal Enfield Himalayan to be sold without the centre stand in India

Royal Enfield will sell the Himalayan without a centre stand and as of now you can't buy one as an accessory from the company.

From the images in our first ride, you can see that the Himalayans we rode came with a centre stand. In fact, in our review, we also criticised it for the huge effort required to put the motorcycle on the main stand.

Our sources tell us that a lack of ease of use was not the reason for removing the main stand. As it turns out, Royal Enfield has discovered that when the...

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