BS4 RE Classic 350 vs BS6 RE Classic 350 [Quick Comparison]

BS4 RE Classic 350 vs BS6 RE Classic 350 [Quick Comparison]: Finally, the much-awaited BS6-compliant Royal Enfield Classic 350 has been launched in India. With a starting price tag of INR 1.65 lakh, it is priced INR 12,000 higher than the BS4 model. In addition to the four existing colours, the updated Classic 350 is now available in two new colour options: Stealth Black and Chrome Black.

BS4 Royal Enfield Classic 350
BS4 Royal Enfield Classic 350

Mechanically, the bike continues to be powered by the 346cc, single-cylinder, air-cooled engine which is now BS6-compliant and has been equipped with electronic fuel injection. It churns out 19.1HP of maximum power along with 28NM of peak torque. There is a 0.7HP drop in power but there is no change in torque figure of the bike. The electronic fuel injection system will surely help to improve refinement and reduce the vibrations. Here is a quick comparison between the BS4 RE Classic 350 and the BS6 RE Classic 350.

BS6 Royal Enfield Classic 350
BS6 Royal Enfield Classic 350

BS4 RE Classic 350 vs BS6 RE Classic 350

Engine & Performance

BS4 Classic 350

  • Displacement: 346cc
  • No. of Cylinder: 1
  • Cooling Type: Air-Cooled
  • Max. Power: 19.8 HP @ 5250 rpm
  • Max. Torque: 28 NM @ 4000 rpm
  • Gearbox: 5-Speed
  • Fuel System: Carbureted
  • Mileage: 35-40 kmpl (Approx.)
  • Top Speed: 110 kmph (Approx.)

BS6 Classic 350

  • Displacement: 346cc
  • No. of Cylinder: 1
  • Cooling Type: Air-Cooled
  • Max. Power: 19.1 HP @ 5250 rpm
  • Max. Torque: 28 NM @ 4000 rpm
  • Gearbox: 5-Speed
  • Fuel System: Fuel-Injection
  • Mileage: 35-40 kmpl (Approx.)
  • Top Speed: 110 kmph (Approx.)

Brakes and Suspension

BS4 Classic 350

  • Front Brake: 280mm Single Disc with Double Piston Calliper
  • Rear Brake: 240mm Single Disc with Single Piston Calliper
  • Single-Channel ABS (X Models)
  • Dual-Channel ABS (Rest of the Models)
  • Front Suspension: Telescopic Forks
  • Rear Suspension: Twin Gas-Charged Shock Absorbers
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BS6 Classic 350

  • Front Brake: 280mm Single Disc with Double Piston Calliper
  • Rear Brake: 240mm Single Disc with Single Piston Calliper
  • Dual-Channel ABS
  • Front Suspension: Telescopic Forks
  • Rear Suspension: Twin Gas-Charged Shock Absorbers

Dimensions and Weight

BS4 RE Classic 350 vs BS6 RE Classic 350

BS4 Classic 350

  • Overall Length – 2160 mm
  • Overall Width – 790 mm (without mirrors)
  • Overall Height – 1090 mm (without mirrors)
  • Ground Clearance – 135 mm
  • Seat Height – 800 mm
  • Wheelbase – 1370 mm
  • Kerb/Wet Weight – 192kg
  • Fuel Tank Capacity – 13.5 litres

BS6 Classic 350

  • Overall Length – 2160 mm
  • Overall Width – 790 mm (without mirrors)
  • Overall Height – 1090 mm (without mirrors)
  • Ground Clearance – 135 mm
  • Seat Height – 800 mm
  • Wheelbase – 1390 mm
  • Kerb/Wet Weight – 195kg
  • Fuel Tank Capacity – 13.5 litres

Tyres and Frame

BS4 Classic 350

  • Front Tyre – 90/90-19
  • Rear Tyre – 110/90-18
  • Frame – Single Downtube using Engine as a stressed member

BS6 Classic 350

  • Front Tyre – 90/90-19
  • Rear Tyre – 110/90-18 (Spoke Wheels)
  • Rear Tyre – 120/80-18 (Alloy Wheels)
  • Frame – Single Downtube using Engine as a stressed member

Ex-Showroom Price List

BS4 RE Classic 350 vs BS6 RE Classic 350

BS4 Classic 350

  • Mercury Silver – INR 1.45 lakh
  • Pure Black – INR 1.45 lakh
  • Ash – INR 1.53 lakh
  • Chestnut – INR 1.53 lakh
  • Redditch Red – INR 1.53 lakh
  • Classic Black – INR 1.53 lakh

BS6 Classic 350

  • Classic Black – INR 1.65 lakh
  • Gunmetal Grey – INR 1.70 lakh
  • Stormrider Sand – INR 1.75 lakh
  • Airborne Blue – INR 1.75 lakh
  • Stealth Black – INR 1.82 lakh
  • Chrome Black – INR 1.82 lakh
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