Considerations of Energy and Velocity

2022 Royal Enfield Himalayan in Rothrock State Forest.
The weak, underpowered, too-slow Royal Enfield Himalayan.

An Sincere Query

I learn a touch upon certainly one of my YouTube movies asking, “How do you address 24 horsepower?”

An excellent query, particularly for the reason that Himalayan has a repute for being underpowered and sluggish. And that query additionally factors out a potential preliminary bias in relation to energy and pace, and what’s required to be sufficient. It appears that evidently too usually an arbitrary worth is launched that doesn’t take note of the rider, the driving objectives, or the bike. Add delight and ego to the combo and you may come face-to-face with some fairly unusual concepts of what’s essential to go for a experience. And a parade of ever larger and greater machines which will have extra to do with revenue margins that something remotely essential for driving.

As I’ve at all times believed, it’s as much as the person to resolve what they want when it comes to a scooter or bike. I solely hope women and men take the time to look within the mirror and make an sincere evaluation earlier than making a alternative.

Anyway, I made a video in response to the query. Maybe you’ll have some further perception or expertise that can assist others make their very own choice about what to experience — scooter or bike.

I’ve my very own concepts on energy and pace…

What are your ideas on energy and pace?