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Royal Enfield Himalayan: The Indian giant goes adventuring

Royal Enfield Himalayan: The Indian giant goes adventuring

Royal Enfield built its first motorcycle in 1901. Its Bullet is said to be the oldest continuously produced motorcycle in the world, and one of the most successful.

But the venerable munitions and motorcycle company, formerly a British legend but now an Indian-owned subsidiary of automotive giant Eicher Group, has had trouble attracting North American buyers.

Despite substantial media push for its classically styled Classic, Bullet and Continental GT models — and substantial motorcycle media attention — the company has been hampered...

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