Guru On October - 10 - 2011

The smash hit movie Harry Potter and Deathly Hallows is said to have given Royal Enfield and Watsonian Squire sidecars s significant popularity in the film . Royal En field 500 fitted with a Watson sidecar is featured with Hagrid riding the bike and Harry Potter sitting in the sidecar whilst they zip through London at night , dodging traffic . In true Harry Potter magic form the bike flies , too It is sai that the film producers Warner Brothers bought about 9 bikes with the model finally selected being a blue Manx sidecar . Royal En field is currently attempting to retrieve one of the Combos to put on display . There has been a notable boost in Royal Enfield motorcycle sales as a result of all the publicity . Royal En field (UK)/Watson an spokesman Dan Sager agreed to this and said “ ON the final day of the Carole Nash Motorcycle Show in Birmingham a guy came into the Royal En field stand and bought a bike and sidecar then and there as it looked just like one used in the film “.

Warner Brothers had asked Royal En field to keep this information under wraps till the rushes of the movie went public but the motorcycle has shot to fame after the release and the appurtenance in this blockbuster . Dan further added “ There have also been a huge number of hits on our website, as well as on sites like Facebook, as are realizing that you can actually buy them .

 

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