A 2013 Harley Davidson 1,585 cc FXDC Dyna Super Glide presented to Pope Francois on the occasion of 110th anniversary of Harley Davidson in June 2013 was on auction at the Grand Palais in Paris. It was sold to an unidentified buyer for ‚ā¨241,500, while all proceeds will go towards to Caritas Rome’s Don Luigi di Liegro shelter and soup kitchen in Rome.
Yamaha is investing Rs 1,500 crore in its new plant that will be operational by end of 2014. 2013 saw Yamaha record 33% growth. In the domestic market, Yamaha India sold 4.6 lakh units in 2013 and looks to sell 6 sales lakh units in 2014.
Drawing further attention to their future models, Hero MotoCorp showcased two very exclusive models at the 2014 Auto Expo. Hero Splendor Pro Classic gets refreshed with retro styling so as to make it look like a caf√© racer while Hero SimplEcity possesses an electric, light body option for best performance in city conditions.
Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India Pvt. Ltd., realized the Dreams of visitors this weekend as Bollywood superstar and Honda‚Äôs Brand Ambassador Akshay Kumar graced the Honda pavilion for a brief while at Hall No. 4 in Auto Expo 2014.
A new Bajaj Pulsar was expected to make its presence felt sometime very soon, especially considering that multiple close to production ready models were spotted on test on the outskirts of Pune just before 2014 India auto expo, and in the months up to it.
Yamaha stall theme this year is ‚ÄúRevs your heart‚ÄĚ and a total of 16 models are on display. This includes concept models, motorcycles and scooters. John Abraham too visited the stall alongwith company officials.
Auto Expo 2014 saw Yamaha display a wide range of two-wheelers. Brand ambassador John Abraham was at the stall alongwith senior management of Yamaha yesterday morning. John was ceremoniously handed over the keys of the super sport YZF-R1, a bike he owns since last year.