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Ducati Officially Reveals The Street Fighter V4 — Will Make Debut At Pikes Peak

Sat, 15 Jun 2019 13:33:35 +0530

We've been certain that the Ducati Street Fighter V4 was always in the pipeline after the Panigale V4 launched. In fact, the motorcycle has been spotted while testing in Europe quite a few times. The Italy based motorcycle manufacturer Ducati has

KTM Reveals First Official Teaser For The RC125 — The Little Hooligan Is Almost Here!

Fri, 14 Jun 2019 10:26:10 +0530

KTM has revealed the first official teaser for the RC125, which is schedule to launch this month. The Austrian giant last introduced the Duke 125 during 2018, and the 'Little Duke' became the brand's best selling motorcycle in the Indian market.

Interceptor And GT 650 Twins Recall Scheduled — The Twins Are Set To Receive A Software Update

Thu, 13 Jun 2019 18:35:49 +0530

Royal Enfield has witnessed unparalleled success with the launch of the Interceptor 650 and Continental GT 650 in November 2018. The aggressively priced parallel twin motorcycles have done exceptionally well, and have liked by the masses thanks to the ride quality,

Suzuki Gixxer 250 Images Leaked — 250cc Japanese Streetfighter Launching Soon?

Thu, 13 Jun 2019 17:13:40 +0530

Images of the Suzuki Gixxer 250 have been leaked online. It was just a month ago that Suzuki Motorcycle India launched the updated Gixxer SF 150 and all-new Gixxer SF 250 in the Indian market. The Gixxer SF 250 is a

Yamaha Unveils Electric Scooter With Removable Batteries

Thu, 13 Jun 2019 14:52:34 +0530

Yamaha has just revealed its all new EC-05 electric scooter, and it features removable batteries — the first for a Yamaha electric scooter. The removable batteries have been designed for easy re-charging, and to swap the drained battery with a fully

Two Wheeler Industry Against Swift Electrification — Honda Puts Future Investments On Hold

Fri, 14 Jun 2019 17:41:07 +0530

During the launch of India's first scooter that meets BS-VI emission norms, Minoru Kato, Chief Executive Officer, Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India (HMSI), mentioned that Honda, which is India's largest scooter manufacturer, was withdrawing from any further investment decisions until they

22 KYMCO Debuts In India With Three New Scooters — Priced From Rs 90,000 To Rs 2.3 Lakh

Wed, 12 Jun 2019 19:03:53 +0530

22 KYMCO has launched three scooters in the Indian market. By launching the three scooters, 22 KYMCO has officially debuted in India. 22 KYMCO has revealed the iFlow, the Like 200 and the X-Town 300i for the Indian market. While the

Honda Activa 125 BS-VI Revealed: FI Scooter To Be Launched In September 2019

Wed, 12 Jun 2019 14:06:26 +0530

Honda has revealed the all-new Activa 125 BS-VI for the Indian market. The Honda Activa 125 BS-VI is the first BS-VI emissions compliant scooter in the country and the second BS-VI two-wheeler to debut after the Hero Splendor i-Smart BS-VI. The

Hero Splendor Becomes The First BS-VI Compliant Two-Wheeler

Mon, 10 Jun 2019 20:35:34 +0530

India's first BS-VI compliant two-wheeler is here. The Hero Splendor i-Smart has now become the first two-wheeler in India to earn BS-VI compatibility. Hero has undercut the deadline set by the government for bs-VI implementation by nearly nine months. The race

Branded Helmets in India — Top Things To Know Before Buying A Helmet

Mon, 10 Jun 2019 12:15:42 +0530

India is the largest two-wheeler market in the world and consequently it has the highest rate of road accidents that involve two-wheelers. One of the most basic and proven ways to reduce the number of incidents is by the use of

TVS Discontinues Jupiter Grande Variant — ZX Variant Of Jupiter Gets Updates

Mon, 10 Jun 2019 10:59:07 +0530

TVS Motors has discontinued the Jupiter Grande in the Indian market. TVS has removed the Jupiter Grande variant from their official website as well. The TVS Jupiter scooter is now available in the ZX variant, which for 2019 has been updated

Ducati Hypermotard 950 India Launch Dates Confirmed — Receives Revised Styling & Electronic Updates

Sat, 08 Jun 2019 17:42:39 +0530

Ducati is all set to launch the 2019 Hypermotard 950 in the Indian market. The 2019 Ducati Hypermotard 950 has been confirmed to launch in India on 12th June 2019. The motorcycle was first showcased at the 2018 EICMA held in

Third-Party Insurance Premium For Two-Wheelers Hiked: New Rates Effective From 16 June

Fri, 07 Jun 2019 16:08:57 +0530

Premium rates for third-party two-wheeler insurance has been raised. The Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI) has passed an order which instructs all insurance providers to increase premium rates for third-party insurance. Different categories of two-wheelers see different rates

KTM 790 Duke India Launch Postponed To 2020: KTM Cites Homologation Delays

Fri, 07 Jun 2019 14:49:58 +0530

The launch of the KTM 790 Duke has been postponed, again! This is not the first time that the launch of the KTM 790 Duke in India has been postponed and so we shouldn't really be surprised. But this bike is

Government To Ban Sale Of Two-Wheelers Under 150cc From April 2025 In Favour Of EVs

Wed, 05 Jun 2019 15:18:22 +0530

The Indian government seems to be taking strong measures to counter pollution and promote electric vehicles. The government might ban the sales all petrol, diesel and CNG powered three wheelers from April 2023 and all petrol-powered two-wheelers under 150cc from April

Vespa Club Range Launched At Rs 72,190 — More Attractive Colours From Italy

Tue, 04 Jun 2019 19:07:30 +0530

The Vespa Club range has been launched in India at a starting price of Rs 72,190 (ex-showroom, Pune). The Vespa Club range is being promoted as a more attractive variant of the Vespa LX 125. It is powered by the same

Idemitsu Honda Racing India Brings Moto3 Level Of Racing To India; Announces Plans For 2019

Tue, 04 Jun 2019 14:48:54 +0530

Idemitsu Honda Racing India has announced its plans for the 219 racing season. It is certain that Idemitsu Honda Racing India has big plans to take bike racing to the next level in India. The team has announced several changes and

Bajaj Platina H Gear Arrives At Dealerships; Premium Variant Comes With New Features

Tue, 04 Jun 2019 12:24:44 +0530

The Bajaj Platina H Gear 110 has started reaching showroom floors. The H Gear is a more premium variant of the Bajaj Platina 110 Comfortec that we are used to seeing on our roads. The new H Gear variant comes with

Yamaha MT-15 With Three New Colours Spotted At Dealership; To Be launched Soon

Mon, 03 Jun 2019 18:15:01 +0530

The Yamaha MT-15 has been introduced with three new colours for the Indian market. In less than three months after the launch of the Yamaha MT-15, the company has decided to launch the motorcycle in three new colours. The motorcycles in

Jawa Motorcycles Asks Suppliers To Increase Production To Meet Demand

Mon, 03 Jun 2019 15:21:16 +0530

Jawa as we all know, has gotten off to a flying start in the Indian market with its motorcycles sold out till September 2019. While that does show a lot of interest in the brand and proves Jawa's successful re-entry in

2019 Yamaha R15 MotoGP Edition To Be Launched Soon — Baby MotoGP Replica Coming Up!

Sat, 01 Jun 2019 12:59:52 +0530

Yamaha is all set to launch a MotoGP Edition of the YZF-R15 V3.0 in the Indian market. The new model will be launched within a couple of months and will be a tribute to the Yamaha YZR-M1 MotoGP bike. It will

Honda To Launch India’s First BS-VI Compliant Two-Wheeler On 12 June, 2019

Fri, 31 May 2019 19:55:51 +0530

Honda 2 Wheelers India has announced that it would be launching its new two-wheeler on 12 June, 2019. What makes this all the more exciting is the fact that it will not just Honda's first BS-VI model but will also be

The Honda Activa 5G Limited Edition — Specs, Performance And All You Need To Know

Thu, 30 May 2019 17:59:37 +0530

Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India has just launched the Activa 5G Limited Edition, and is retailing the automatic scooter at Rs 55,032 ex-showroom (India). The Activa has been around for many years and is possibly Honda's best selling scooter in India.

22 Motors Adds Hill Assist To Electric Scooter Features — Was It Really Required?

Fri, 31 May 2019 12:45:33 +0530

Gurugram based electric scooter manufacturer 22Motors filed a worldwide patent for its Hill-Assist feature on 7 February 2019. The patent was granted on 9 May 2019. The Hill-Assist feature will be the first of its kind on an electric scooter in

2019 Kawasaki Ninja 300 Gets Two New Colours — A Game Of Tones

Thu, 30 May 2019 10:14:11 +0530

Japan based motorcycle manufacturer Kawasaki has introduced two new colour options for the 2019 Ninja 300 - Metallic Moon Dust Grey and Lime Green. We know that the green coloured model has always been on sale, however the Lime Green option

Hero Electric Reveals Expansion Plans — Additional 1500 Touch Points Over The Next Two Years

Wed, 29 May 2019 18:38:15 +0530

There is a lot of interest and growth opportunities in the electric vehicle segments. Many existing manufacturers, and start ups are moving toward the EV segment, and the newest entrant is Hero Electric. Hero Electric has just announced it's expansion plans

Greaves Cotton Launches Ampere Electric Scooter — More Options For EV Buyers

Wed, 29 May 2019 14:15:27 +0530

Greaves Cotton, possibly India's most diversified engineering companies, has revealed its high-speed electric scooter, the Ampere Zeal. The new Zeal Scooter has been launched under the FAME II policy of the government. The FAME II Scheme was specifically created by the

The 2019 Ducati Riding Experience — Schedules and Timelines, Event Details

Wed, 29 May 2019 11:07:38 +0530

Italian motorcycle manufacturer Ducati has announced the brand's upcoming Ducati Riding Experience (DRE) schedule for the second half of 2019. The idea behind these events are to help owners understand how capable their motorcycles are and to nurture the inner biker

Four Cylinder Kawasaki Ninja ZX-25R To Debut At 2019 Tokyo Motor Show

Wed, 29 May 2019 10:12:17 +0530

It was reported last month that a prototype 250cc inline four-cylinder Kawasaki Ninja is ready. We now know that the motorcycle will make an appearance at the 2019 Tokyo Motor Show. The report comes from the Indonesian website, 7leopold7. According to

Dealer Offers Massive Discounts On Unsold Triumph Motorcycles

Tue, 28 May 2019 13:58:36 +0530

A Triumph Motorcycles dealer based at Delhi-NCR dealer is offering huge discounts on selected Triumph models from the years 2016 and 2017. The dealer, One Triumph, is offering these discounts on motorcycles from the 2016, 2017, and 2018 stock pile that