We recently sampled the 390 Duke streetbike in picture perfect Austrian conditions, on KTM home turf. Since when, the India specific bike has received some minor tweaks to ensure it takes to our roads and weather without a problem.
Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India have cemented its presence in the Indian automatic scooter segment with its Activa, Aviator and Dio models.
Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India has just augmented its bike line-up with the addition of the Dream Neo. Part of Honda’s Dream series, the Dream Neo is the manufacturer’s first motorcycle to get HET, or Honda Eco Technology.
Mahindra is slowly but surely working its way up in the Indian two-wheeler market. That’s the first impression we got astride Mahindra’s new Centuro, which marks the newbie bikemaker’s entry into the premium end of the commuter motorcycle market.
Italian two wheeler major Piaggio has added a new variant of its iconic Vespa scooter, the Vespa VX. The VX gets two new colours, bright pink and turquoise green. The VX also gets revised instruments, with a black dial, an optional beige seat and an extended chrome grab handle for the pillion.
Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India’s latest offering is the CB Trigger naked streetbike, a sequel to the CB Unicorn Dazzler. The 150cc CB Trigger looks purposeful and modern, taking some of its styling cues from the full size CB1000R. The CB Trigger will sell alongside Honda's popular 150cc Unicorn in the competitive 150cc
The Bullet 500, a name synonymous with the Royal Enfield brand of motorcycles has returned from the history pages with a larger 499cc engine. We’ve hopped onto the saddle of this half-litre Bullet to bring you this first impression.
Every automobile journalist I know wanted to ride one of the exotics from Harley-Davidson, Ducati or Royal Enfield to the India Bike Week 2013, but not me! I was looking to ride something different. My bike had to be reasonably fast, reliable and comfortable, in the city as well as on the winding coastal highway linking Mumbai and Goa.
BMW Motorrad’s always had confusing motorcycle nomenclature, but the F 650 GS has to be among the most difficult of BMW bike names to understand. In a nutshell, this parallel-twin isn’t a 650, but a 798cc bike.
Harley-Davidson India recently expanded its completely knocked down (CKD) line-up in India, adding the Fat Boy, Heritage Softail Classic and Fat Boy Special, a step in the right direction considering the custom duty hike after the budget.
Hot on the heels of their successful Indian debut with the 200 Duke in 2012, KTM and Bajaj Probiking are all set to launch their second motorcycle in India, the 390 Duke. This is the first KTM bike ever to be sold in all 76 markets KTM today has a presence in.
Kawasaki’s Ninja 250R rode into the country in 2009, grabbing attention at Bajaj’s existing Probiking showrooms. The 250R has just been replaced by the Ninja 300, a new motorcycle to build which the Japanese marquee has pulled out all stops.
The Pantero is Mahindra 2-wheeler’s sequel to the Stallio. The Stallio found the going tough in India’s demanding two-wheeler market, but Mahindra has since taken their time, toiling to perfect the new bike, before attacking the market anew with the Pantero.
For a market that is one of the largest and fastest growing in the world, the performance of European car makers in India has been appalling.
Barring Fiat, which has had a long presence in India, and to some extent Skoda, most others including Volkswagen and Renault have been late ...
Red Bull’s Sebastian Vettel won the Brazilian Grand Prix on Sunday to chalk up a record ninth victory in a row, and 13th of the Formula One season.
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