when we here of cruiser motorcycles the first brand that comes to our mind is the iconic Royal Enfield motorcycles. They have been in the country for quite some time and is popular among buyers because of its retro looks. The other cruiser motorcycles that we have in the affordable segment are Jawa 9 (Classic), Jawa 42 and Bajaj Avenger motorcycles. In the past, we have featured many videos where motorcycles, cars can be seen doing a drag race to find out which one is powerful. Here we have one such video where the Royal Enfield Classic 350 and Bajaj Avenger 220 can be seen in a top-end race.
The video has beThe en uploaded by KSC Vlogs on his youtube channel. The race is conducted on a empty stretch of highway and the race is conducted in two rounds. The first round vlogger is riding the Classic 350 and other friend person is on the Avenger 220. The first round starts and for a moment it felt like the Royal Enfield is winning the round as it moved off the line quickly. But, within few seconds Bajaj Avenger caught up and took the lead. The gap between the Avenger 220 and RE Classic 350 kept on building. The Royal Enfield was struggling through out the race to overtake Avenger.
The Avenger was without too much effort maintained the lead and the Classic 350 had hit a limiter at approximately 129 kmph. The Avenger 220 won the first round. After the first round, Avenger rider describes about how smooth the motorcycle rides in comparison to the Classic and he also says that there was less vibration on the handle bars too.They conduct second round of race and this time riders swapped the motorcycles and the result remained the same. Avenger took the lead at the start and maintained it throughout the race.
Both Royal Enfield Classic 350 and Bajaj Avenger 220 cruiser motorcycle generate similar amount of power. The smaller capacity motorcycle of the two is Avenger and it generates 19 Bhp and the Classic 350 generates 19.1 Bhp. Then how how did the Avenger won the race?. Well, In comparison to the Classic 350, Avenger 220 is much lighter and that is what had helped the motorcycle win the race without too much drama.
Both motorcycles are very comfortable for long distance riding. The Royal Enfield Bullet 350 is best enjoyed in a relaxed manner, and the sheer low end torque of the motorcycle makes it very pleasurable for ambling around. The Avenger is brisker and low slung, and is the priced cruiser on sale in India.