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2019 Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10R Introduced With More Power — Good Times Rolling Faster

Fri, 26 Apr 2019 18:57:56 +0530

India Kawasaki Motors Pvt. Ltd. (IKM) has launch the new and upgraded version of the Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10R. The upgraded version is more powerful with 200bhp (210bhp with RAM air) of power. That is an increase of 3bhp from the older

Jawa Deliveries To Be Complete By September 2019 — And So Our Watch Begins

Fri, 26 Apr 2019 18:46:24 +0530

Jawa Motorcycles made an official re-entry into India last year. Jawa started online books of the motorcycle and then had to close bookings thanks to an overwhelming response. While deliveries started in March, the backlog Jawa has in will take months

An Electric Hemet Wiper For The Monsoon — Meet Wipey, The Helmet Wiper!

Fri, 26 Apr 2019 15:58:52 +0530

Wipey — a small electric helmet wiper system, which works similarly to the wipers on cars. The small new device is said to go on Kickstarter in May, ahead of the the monsoon season. Wipey is a snap-on device which is

Ducati Launches 2019 Scrambler Models In India — Prices Start At 7.89 Lakh (Ex-showroom)

Fri, 26 Apr 2019 14:43:57 +0530

Ducati unveiled their 2019 Scrambler line up at the 2019 EICMA Motorcycle show. The Scrambler line up, consisting of the Scrambler Icon, the Scrambler Cafe Racer, the Scrambler Desert Sled and the Scrambler Full Throttle has just been launched in India.

Hero HX200R India Launch Scheduled For May 2019 — Is The Phoenix Rising?

Fri, 26 Apr 2019 13:04:47 +0530

Hero MotoCorp is famous for two reasons, one is unveiling fantastic ‘concept' motorcycles, and two, taking forever to push the concepts in to production. The Hero Xpulse was a prime example until we had confirmation that the motorcycle is set to

Honda Unveils X-ADV Adventure Scooter At IIMS — Go Have Fun!

Fri, 26 Apr 2019 16:46:35 +0530

PT Astra Honda Motors (AHM) showcased the Honda X-ADV, an adventure scooter, at the 2019 Indonesia International Motor Show (IIMS). The Honda X-ADV is powered by a 745cc twin-cylinder engine. It was introduced in 2016 specifically for European markets.

Hero XPulse 200 Launch Date Revealed — Two Different Versions To Be Offered

Fri, 26 Apr 2019 10:46:28 +0530

The world's largest two-wheeler manufacturer Hero Motocorp is set to launch the all-new XPulse 200 in India on the 1st of May. The new Hero motorcycle will be offered in two guises: XPulse 200 & XPulse 200t. The Hero

Bajaj Launching The Husqvarna Twins By November — The Svartpilen 401 and Vitpilen 401 Are Coming!

Fri, 26 Apr 2019 13:17:16 +0530

There has been a lot confusion and excitement around the Husqvarna 401 twins. There were a lot of conflicting reports and update about the motorcycles. However, Bajaj has confirmed that the Husqvarna's production will move from Mattighofen, Austria, to the Bajaj

Lambretta Coming Back To India In 2020 — The Return Of The Real

Fri, 26 Apr 2019 09:05:21 +0530

Lambretta made an announcement about their plans for the Indian markets in the December of 2018. We hear now, that the two-wheeler manufacturer is planning to launch two models. Once launched, Lambretta will compete with, and possibly break the monopoly held

Triumph To Sell Pre-Owned Motorcycles To Lower Entry Price — Want A Piece Of The Sub-6 Lakh Segment

Thu, 25 Apr 2019 17:01:49 +0530

According to Economic Times Auto, British motorcycle manufacturer Triumph Motorcycles will launch a pre-owned sales ops for it's fleet in India, starting August this year. The idea behind it is to lower the entry prices for the motorcycles which currently start

Bajaj Avenger 160 ABS Price Revealed; Motorcycle Arrives In Showrooms Next Week

Thu, 25 Apr 2019 14:05:33 +0530

Bajaj Auto is set to launch the all-new Bajaj Avenger 160 ABS in the Indian market. The Avenger 160 ABS will be the replacement for the Avenger 180 that is currently on sale. Now, reports have revealed the price of the

Jawa Motorcycles City-Wise Waiting Period — Here’s How Long You Have To Wait For Your Jawa!

Thu, 25 Apr 2019 12:58:41 +0530

Jawa Motorcycles re-entered the Indian market with two new products: Jawa and Jawa forty two. Both motorcycles received a lot of attention at the time of launch and were instantly booked until September 2019. Jawa Motorcycles recently started deliveries

Ather Prepares For Rapid Expansion; Chennai Launch Date Revealed

Wed, 24 Apr 2019 19:03:44 +0530

Ather Energy has announced its entry into the state of Tamil Nadu with operations starting in Chennai. Ather Energy will be launching its products in the Chennai region in June 2019. Chennai will be the second city for Ather Energy to

Royal Enfield Launches Scale Models Of Classic 500 Series — Most Affordable Royal Enfield Yet!

Fri, 26 Apr 2019 09:04:24 +0530

The last decade has seen Royal Enfield grow from a small player to a commanding force in the global middleweight motorcycle segments. The brand created an identity as a classic and retro motorcycle maker and a lifestyle brand that deals with

Yamaha Electric Motorcycles — Patents Filed For Unique Charging Port Placement Designs

Wed, 24 Apr 2019 17:53:27 +0530

Patent sketches have revealed Yamaha's intents with regard to the kind of technology and designs the Japanese company wants to use in the production of electric vehicles. Yamaha seems pretty serious about the development and production of electric motorcycles. The company

2019 Triumph Speed Twin Launched In India At Rs 9.46 lakh

Wed, 24 Apr 2019 17:36:26 +0530

British motorcycle manufacturer Triumph has launched the Speed Twin in India. The 2019 Triumph Speed Twin is priced at Rs 9.46 lakh ex-showroom (India). Triumph calls the new Speed Twin roadster, the reincarnation of the 1938 Speed Twin 5T, which featured the

Benelli Launching Imperial 400 In March 2020 — Wants A Piece Of Royal Enfield’s Pie

Wed, 24 Apr 2019 15:17:54 +0530

Benelli is scheming to launch a motorcycle that can turn the tide around for them. They say the Benelli Imperial 400 is likely to be launched in India some time in March 2020. According to The Hindu, the Benelli

UM Motorcycles To Get ABS As Standard Equipment; Two New UM Bikes Coming-Up

Wed, 24 Apr 2019 15:03:04 +0530

UM Motorcycles will be updating all its current motorcycles with ABS and launch new products in the Indian market. The four UM Motorcycles on sale currently will be launched with ABS in a period of less than two months. The new

KTM Duke 790 Launching Soon — Bajaj Drops Teaser

Wed, 24 Apr 2019 12:41:54 +0530

The much awaited KTM Duke 790 is scheduled for a launch in India within a few weeks. In order to increase a buzz and generate excitement, Bajaj has dropped a teaser of the Duke 790. While the teaser does not reveal

Bajaj Pulsar 180F ABS Price Revealed — Bookings Open At Select Dealerships

Tue, 23 Apr 2019 19:40:59 +0530

The Bajaj Pulsar 180F was launched in India in March this year. Called the Bajaj Pulsar 180 Neon, the motorcycle was introduced without ABS. While Bajaj have listed the motorcycle as the Pulsar 180 Neon, it sports the 180F badge on

Hero MotoCorp Hikes Prices Of The Xtreme 200R; It Still Remains The Cheapest 200cc Motorcycle

Tue, 23 Apr 2019 18:22:36 +0530

Hero MotoCorp has hiked prices of the Hero Xtreme 200R in the Indian market. The Hero Xtreme 200R was launched in the Indian market in August 2018 to compete in the ever-growing 200cc segment at an ex-showroom price of Rs 89,900.

Yamaha Patents Turbocharged Parallel-Twin Engine — What’s Cooking?

Mon, 22 Apr 2019 18:39:49 +0530

Turbocharged Yamaha motorcycles may soon be a reality. Patent images of a turbo motorcycle from Yamaha have surfaced and the images show that Yamaha has spent a considerable amount of time and resources in developing the turbocharged engine. A lot of

Jawa Owners Cancel Bookings Over Delivery Delays

Mon, 22 Apr 2019 17:23:20 +0530

Mahindra-owner Jawa motorcycles launched the Jawa and the Jawa 42 in India last Novembers. After quite a few delays, the first Jawa motorcycle was delivered to a customer on the 30th of March 2019. However, many customers have taken

New Honda CBR650R Launched In India — Priced At Rs 7.70 Lakh

Tue, 23 Apr 2019 09:59:38 +0530

Honda Motorcycles & Scooters India has launched the CBR650R in the Indian market. The new Honda CBR650R comes with a price tag of Rs 7.70 lakh, ex-showroom (India). The CBR650R replaces the CBR650F in the Indian market, which was recently discontinued.

Aprilia Storm 125 Launching In May 2019 — La piccola bici!

Tue, 23 Apr 2019 15:09:10 +0530

The Aprilia Storm 125 made it's debut at the 2018 Auto Expo and was scheduled for a 2018 launch. Piaggio however put the launch on hold and they're ready to launch the Aprilia Storm 125 this May. According to

Benelli Increases Price Of TRK 502 And TRK 502X — Premature Perhaps?

Tue, 23 Apr 2019 15:05:57 +0530

Benelli India has just increased prices of their new products that launched recently. The TRK 502 was launched at Rs 5 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi) and the TRK 502X was launched at Rs 5.40 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). We now know that these

Top-Selling Bikes In India For March 2019 — Hero MotoCorp Continue To Dominate Sales In India

Mon, 22 Apr 2019 15:30:52 +0530

The list for the top-selling bikes for the month of March 2019 in India has been released. The table showcases Hero MotoCorp continuing their dominating form in the Indian market, occupying four of the top-10 slots including the top-two with the

Indian Motorcycles FTR 1200 Lineup To Get Two New Models — Street & Adventure

Mon, 22 Apr 2019 14:52:34 +0530

Indian Motorcycle will be launching two new models based on the FTR 1200. The Indian Motorcycle FTR 1200 was revealed last year and was launched in the Indian market in December 2018. According to media reports, Indian Motorcycle has been working

Helmets Compulsory With New Two Wheeler Purchase In Tamil Nadu — Another Law Headed To The Gallows?

Tue, 23 Apr 2019 14:55:11 +0530

In a move to improve road-safety, two-wheeler dealers across Tamil Nadu have been ordered to ensure buyers are provided with a BIS-certified helmet with a purchase of a two-wheeler. BIS is the abbreviation of Bureau of Indian Standards. In

Royal Enfield 650-Twins Sales — Outsells Competition By A Mile!

Mon, 22 Apr 2019 11:10:56 +0530

Royal Enfield launched their flagship 650cc motorcycles, the Interceptor 650 and Continental GT 650 in the market back in November 2018. Since then the demand for the motorcycles in India has been on the rise steadily. The two motorcycles are available