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The Royal Enfield Continental GT used in the recreation of the ‘Top to Tip’ sprint ride this year will be sold in the Riders for Health eBay auction.

Fifty years after Royal Enfield, embarked on its first ever 24 hour ‘Top to Tip’ sprint ride, the brand recreated its iconic challenge to celebrate the launch of Royal Enfield’s first exclusive store in the UK and it was completed in a record time of 20 hours and 47 minutes.


The Continental GT which was used for the trip is now being donated by the manufacturer for Riders for Health to auction off to raise funds.

Riders for Health – who use well maintained motorcycles, ambulances and other four-wheel vehicles to deliver health care in seven countries across Africa. You can find out more about Riders for Health by visiting www.riders.org, or by following them on twitter @ridersforhealth or on Facebook at facebook.com/ridersforhealth. The online auction can be found here: 2014 Royal Enfield Continental GT  

Tony Carter

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