Heads up Royal Enfield, something just happened. Jawa is back 3 brand spanking new bikes that are aimed squarely at the nostolgia filled, old bikers heart. That’s usually RE’s homeground since sometime. There has already been a strong social media campaign and a barrage of tweets form Mahindra associates and Mr Anand Mahindra himself about the brands revival this year. And with 3 new bikes launched, Jawa is just getting warmed up.
Jawa Motorcycles Price
This has been the most exciting part of these bikes launch. The price for each bike is given in the table underneath. The prices are truly competitive and Royoal Enfield has certainly going to have to take a good look at this line-up’s price and make sure the Classic 350 line up is a good and updated to mach the Jawas.
|Bike||Price (Ex-Showroom, Delhi)|
|2018 Jawa||1,64,000 lakhs|
|Jawa 42||1,55,000 lakhs|
|Jawa Perak||1,89,000 lakhs|
Jawa Motorcycles Models
There are three bikes that have been launched in India. The Jawa, the Jawa 42 and the Jawa Perak.
The Jawa 2018 has retained its classic looks and taken up the name ‘Jawa’. The bike does get Bybre brakes with single channel ABS and a electronic start and kill switch which bring it into the 21st century. The bike also gets 3 new paint schemes and will come with a classic analogue instrument cluster.
The 42 or as on the back of the bike it was mentioned Forty two in alphabets, is the most modern Jawa here. Not with the spec sheet which matches the standard Jawa. The bike gets the same wheelbase, same 27bnp 28Nm of torque producing single cylinder, 4 stroke, liquid cooled engine. The bike gets the same brake setup and the same cigar twin exhausts too. But is cheaper and more modern looking. It’s off-set instrument cluster and modern seat make it look more of a scrambler in this line up. This bike will appeal to younger buyers and will be the cheaper one to go for.
This bike has the same engine as the 42 and standard Jawa but is a factory custom. It has tweaked engine that makes 30bhp which is more than the Standard Jawa and the 42. The bike dual channel ABS with dual disc brakes and a cooler looking instrument cluster. The bike also gets better suspension and a monoshock at the rear. It’s a single seater with a large leather seat. The Perak is a custom job and will be released a little latter than the standard Jawa and the 42.
Jawa Motorcycles Competition
There is no second guessing or opinions here. The Jawa Motorcycles will be coming for Royal Enfield’s lunch money. There is a cult following for Jawa in India. Old people who will remember the brand will make sure that they want to take a look around the Jawa showroom before heading for an RE bike. Jawa will start deliveries in the month of January next year. The manufactures already has a plan of over 105 dealerships and workshops all across India. The bike will be ready for customer viewing in December when showrooms become operational. The bike will Royal Enfiled Vs Jawa! Let the games begin.
Jawa Motorcycles Videos
Also if you want to see every individual Jawa motorcycle in more depth do check out our detailed and informative walkaround video’s for each of them below –