Honda TT Legends team starts 29th on the grid at Suzuka 8 Hours Endurance World Championship race in an ultra-competitive field of expert teams. With 1 FP session, and 2 qualifying sessions concluded, there was a night practice session, and a one-hour free practice this afternoon. Race begins at 11.30 am Japanese Standard Time on Sunday 28th July.
An affordable new scooter in the 125cc segment, Yamaha D’elight is designed for the urban commuter. A clean look, smart retro-style bodywork with modern technology, and high build quality, the compact bike body has a low 755mm seat height. Armed with 50cc-class agility, high fuel efficiency with strong acceleration, the 114cc air-cooled 4-stroke single-cylinder engine offers underseat storage for a demi-jet type helmet.
Bajaj Auto Limited major two and three wheeler manufacturers in the country have scored over Hero MotoCorp Limited in the first quarter of the current financial year. The company has a better product mix while exports continue to rake in higher profits due to the rupee devaluation.
Former Honda works team rider, Casey Stoner will be back on a Honda MotoGP RC213V as a Honda Racing Corporation (HRC) test rider. This is his first return since Valencia 2012 when the 2 time World Champion left the sport. While rumours have been rife about his return as a wild card entry, it doesn’t seem likely now. He will work on the RC213V and a new production racer bike that Honda Racing would sell to selected teams for 2014 MotoGP.
‘Dream big and never give up!’ That is the motto of young stunt rider Rok Bagoros, who became one of the most recognizable stunt riders in the World, just in three years of his professional career. Dream of many sportsmen is to perform in front of his home people and that just happened to Rok, who was working on this project for almost a year.
110cc Mahindra Centuro was introduced earlier this month at a launch price of Rs 44,000 for the first 10,000 bookings. That goal has been attained in 18 days. The bike will now be sold at it’s original retail price of Rs 45,000.
Mahindra riders Miguel Oliveira and Efrén Vázquez finished fourth and sixth at today’s German Grand Prix. A double top six equals the best result yet for the new-this-year MGP3O, underlining the strength of the machine and the team.
Royal Enfield and Farhan Akhtar together celebrated the success of Bhaag Milkah Bhaag. The film, based on the life of sporting legend Milkha Singh has recently been declared tax free in both Maharashtra and Madhya Pradesh and is expected to be a super hit, as it depicts the struggles and triumphs of Milkha Singh, a part played to perfection by Farhan Akhtar.
India Yamaha Motors will be recalling a total of 56,000+ Ray scooters. A recent field study conducted revealed that there could be some problems with the handlebar of the said vehicle, which if left unattended, in extreme conditions may even affect steering operations. The company had decided to recall these vehicles and replace the handlebars of these 56,000 units free of charge to customers.