Bike Festival of India (BFI) first edition is underway at Buddh International Circuit (BIC). Today saw sportbike freestyle enthusiasts from across the country partake in stunts in qualifying for XDL India Championship. Finals are scheduled for tomorrow. Winners go to XDL World Championship in 2015.
The Distinguished Gentlemenâ€™s Ride founded by a group of Australian friends in 2012 made it’s presence felt in India when rider groups on Triumph bikes took to streets on Sunday morning. The two wheel salute to prostate cancer deals with perception often linked to motorcyclists, and raises prostate cancer awareness.
Harley Rock Riders Season V heads to Mumbai on November 15-16. Harley-Davidson India and Only Much Louder brings Indiaâ€™s most definitive rock music festival to fans. The festival features 20 bands on 2 live stages at Richardson & Cruddas foundry at Byculla.
Bajaj Discover has seen so many variants, we doubt if even dealers could keep track of every one of them. Highlight is that until recently, 7 variants were sold together, with notable variations in engine, power, features and the like. Wonder how many cars do you see in so many variants? Well now, some of them are discontinued and two new models with new styling and bigger engine are rolled out, in the form of Discover 150F and 150S. Here is road test review of the latest and most powerful commuter-focussed bike in India.
A naked version of Yamahaâ€™s upcoming streetbike MT 25, which is expected to be based on the R25, has been spied testing on a race track in Japan. Launch in India is slated for sometime in 2016 where the bike will compete with the likes of KTM Duke 200, Honda CBR250R, Suzuki Inazuma, and soon to be launched Hero HX 250R.
Premium motorcycles market in India continues to grow in the back of demand High Net Worth Individuals (HNI), and setting up of new premium motorcycle assembling facilities here.
Bajaj RE60 slated for launch this month is spied testing in Pune. The quadricycle has been in works for past five years, Bajaj confirmed launch plans a few months back, in June 2014.
With another month gone, sales reports of major two wheeler makers in the country have been revealed. Here is a report on the September 2014 sales of TVS, Bajaj, Mahindra, Royal Enfield, Yamaha and Honda.