Without doubt the best engine Enfield has ever produced. The engine now figures unit construction, whereby gearbox and crankshaft share the same engine cases.
Fuel injection and electronic starter system makes makes starting an absolute joy. Although classic purists will, no doubt, prefer to make use of the kick starter.
Although a 499cc 2v four-stroke, you have to remember it’s not built to be hammered to the limit while delivering big horsepower.
nstead regard it as an engine made for leisurely romps through the countryside.