An old-school bullet with powerful engine and great performance coupled with fuel economy and excellent pickup, RE Standard 500 cc is a well loved and revered bike in its league. Bike lovers can go to a bike rental and pick up RE Standard 500 on rent.
The RE Standard 500 aka Bullet 500 is an iconic motorcycle that was launched in India with a 499cc engine. The Bullet brand has a cult following and with the addition of this new bike, the company continued its legacy. Bike hiring has made it easy for bike lovers to hire two-wheelers like RE and explore new destinations.
With its vintage looks and modern engine, Bullet never stops stealing hearts. The Digital Speedometer, Tachometer, 60/55 W, Halogen projector head lamp and LED tail lights the bike retains some of its old features and has been added with a few new ones. The bike is available in 3 different colors - Forest Green, Marsh Grey and Black.
The Bullet 500 is powered by a single-cylinder air-cooled 499cc engine that produces 26.5bhp of power at 5,100rpm and 40.9Nm of torque at 3,800rpm. It has also been bestowed with a five-speed constant mesh gearbox for power transmission. The bike has also been provided with an electric start, making it more convenient. The fuel tank has the capacity of 13.50 litres and a reserve capacity of 2.50 litres bike delivers a mileage of 30 kmpl and can reach up to the top speed of 110 kmph. The bike can pick up from a standstill to a speed of 60kmph within 5 seconds.
Fitted with a 280 mm disc brakes in the front and 153 mm in the rear, the braking efficiency is good. It has also been equipped with 2-piston calipers. The front tyre is 90/90 – 19 while the rear one is of 120/80 – 18, making the Bullet 500 cc easy to navigate.
With a giant halogen light that lights up the way in the dark and a Pass Switch, RE Standard 500 has good safety features though inclusion of ABS could have been an added bonus.