Its been over a year that Yamaha had revealed plans of setting-up a new plant in Pakistan. Now, more information has surfaced in this regard. Japanese two wheeler maker, Yamaha has chosen Karachi to setup a new plant at an investment of $150 million (PKR 1,441 crores or INR 903 crores).
Suzuka Racing Motorcycles have launched three bikes in the 225-250cc range in India. These are not street legal bikes and are to be used exclusively for sport. Suzuka Motorcycles range of dirt bikes in India include the SRM 250cc AC, SRM 250cc WC 2 valves, and SRM 250cc WC 4 valves.
A new motorcycle image has surfaced online, claiming to be that of Hero Sparkle, a new dirt bike which will be launched in India later this year. To be powered by an 80 cc engine, this new off-road bike (apparently) from Hero, delivers just 4.7 PS power and has a top speed of 104 kmph. It will be priced at about Rs 50k.
Better fuel efficiency, striking new features, a dynamic design and smooth riding experience are all seen on board the new Vespa LXV 150 3V. Officially launched in Malaysia by Naza Premira, the sole importer and distributor of Vespa bikes in Malaysia, Vespa LXV 150 3V will be available in three colours of Midnight Blue, Rossa Chianti Maroon, and Beige.
KTM’s all new RC variants, RC390, 200 and 125 premiÃ¨red at the 71st edition of EICMA Motorcycle Show in Milan last year. All three manufactured by KTM’s partner Bajaj, at their Chakan plant near Pune, India will soon get he first two, RC390 and RC200 motorcycles which are scheduled to be launched in India later this year. Already spotted in India, while making test runs, here is an official video of the three new KTM motorcycles – Ready to Race.
One of the best selling motorcycle nameplate in the country, Pulsar has been in existence for over a decade now. Started with 150 and 180, the Pulsar range today has 135, 150, 180, 200NS and 220F. Every now and then, Bajaj has been seen giving updates to their range of Pulsar motorcycles. Bajaj Auto introduced new colour schemes for Pulsar 200NS a few months back, then recently Pulsar 180 also received three dual – tone motifs. Now, third new participant Pulsar 220F is enrolled in the ‘its time I get a new dress’ programme.
DARPA (the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency) has given Logos Technologies a small business innovation research (SBIR) grant towards developing a military-use hybrid-electric motorcycle with…
Yamaha Motor Companyâ€™s Quality Gold Award in recognition for outstanding performance in 2013 for quality, delivery, service and supplier response management has been given to SKF. SKF has been working with Yamaha Motor Corporation since 1997.