Jawa versus Royal Enfield is probably one of the oldest rivalries in the history of motorcycling in India. Jawa shut shop in the country several years ago and had left the field open for Royal Enfield and since, it has been a fantastic run for the Chennai-based manufacturer.
The company launched a slew of new motorcycles, entered new segments, attracted huge audiences. All these years, Royal Enfield has enjoyed being the benchmark for retro motorcycles in the country.
But Jawa made a comeback in 2018 and left a crucial question for retro bike lovers — Is Jawa better than Royal Enfield?