Guru On July - 19 - 2008

19th July 2008
Royal Enfield a unit of Eicher Motors Ltd’s new motorcycle Thunderbird twin spark is under the closer look of Bajaj Auto Ltd due to the name of the motorcycle it self as well technology used in new motorcycle of Royal Enfield.
In a press conference held in Chennai at the time of launching of Thunderbird Twin Spark, Mr. Siddharth Lal CEO and Managing Director of Eicher Motors Ltd clear the doubts of the media on technology used in Thunderbird. As per siddharth lal “This engine of the Thunderbird twin spark was under development from 6 years and this engine is the future engine of Royal Enfield Motorcycles
Bajaj Auto Ltd holds a patent on twin spark technology and already dragged another motorcycle manufacturer TVS Motors to court on one of their product
As per Royal Enfield Thunderbird Twin Spark engine does not violate on Bajaj Auto’s patent since that patent is for motorcycles between 75 and 250 cc while the Royal Enfield Thunderbird is 350 cc.
The Royal Enfield has planned to use twin spark engine technology on its other range of product in near future.

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