Updated Royal Enfield Interceptor and Continental 650 to come with alloy wheels

Updated Royal Enfield Interceptor and Continental 650 to come with alloy wheels

News by Team Drivio | 14 Feb 2023

The new Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 and Continental GT 650 will retain the same classic design, with restyled wheels and a few changes at the rear section.

  • The updated RE Interceptor and Continental GT 650 come with unique alloy wheels, with tubeless types.
  • The upgraded bikes are expected to be launched soon.
  • With the same mechanics and minor alterations, the price is expected to be slightly increased.


The Royal Enfield brand loyalists have good news to cheer. The Continental GT 650, which was spotted a few months back with alloy wheels during test runs, has now been confirmed by some dealers that it would launch soon. The flagship twins Interceptor and Continental GT 650 will sport alloy wheels with other minor changes.

What is the latest insight on the new Royal Enfield Interceptor and Royal Enfield Continental GT 650? 

The RE Interceptor and RE Continental GT 650 will soon get the most demandable feature; the alloy wheels. The spy shots of the same were already revealed a few months back, and now it has been confirmed with some of the dealers that new RE twins will come with alloy wheels and tubeless type layout.

The alloy wheels might be introduced in the form of new variants, selling alongside the standard ones. The alloy wheels will not only be aesthetically pleasing but also, enhance the riding experience.

What are the other changes in specs and styling in the new Interceptor and Continental GT 650?

The bikes will retain the same mechanics and charming retro design, except for minor changes. The rear section will get new rounded taillights, perhaps with LED elements. With the 2023 model year update, the bikes could also have new color options.