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Video: Royal Enfield celebrates Indian heritage

by Aaron Richardson (RSS feed) on Mar 11th, 2011 at 5:58PM

Royal Enfield Bullet – Click above to watch the video after the jump Royal Enfield started out as a English motorcycle builder way back in the late 1800s. The company soldiered on well into the second half of the 20th Century in England, before finally succumbing to financial woes and closing up shop. The name, however, survived through Indian-built versions of their bikes. A factory in Indian began churning out Royal Enfield Bullets in 1956, using parts sourced from the factory in England. By 1962, nine years before the English shop closed down, Enfield of India was building bikes... Read More

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