Jeep Compass scores a five star rating from EURO NCAP on crash test…UM Motorcycles launches Renegade Classic and Renegade Commando Mojave edition in India…..BMW to launch Indian made 300cc motorcycle in 2018…..TVS Victor premium edition launched to welcome festive season….Maruti Suzuki excels in August 2017 auto sales post GST with Toyota and Ford the worst hit … ജീപ്പ് കോമ്പസ്സിന് ക്രാഷ് ടെസ്റ്റിൽ യൂറോ NCAPൽ നിന്നും ഫൈവ് സ്റ്റാർ റേറ്റിംഗ് ലഭിച്ചു....….യു എം മോട്ടോസൈക്കിൾസ് റെനെഗേഡ് ക്ലാസിക്, റെനെഗേഡ് കമാൻഡോ മൊജേവ് എഡിഷൻ എന്നിങ്ങനെ രണ്ട് ബൈക്കുകൾ ഇന്ത്യൻ വിപണിയിൽ ലോഞ്ച് ചെയ്തു... BMWയുടെ ഇന്ത്യൻ നിർമിത 300cc ബൈക്ക് 2018ൽ വിപണിയിലെത്തും... ….ഉത്സവക്കാലത്തേക്കായി ടി വി എസ് വിക്ടറിന്റെ പ്രീമിയം എഡിഷൻ വിപണിയിൽ …ഓഗസ്റ്റ് 2017ലെ വാഹന വില്പനയിൽ മുൻപന്തിയിൽ മാരുതി സുസുക്കിയും നിരാശയിൽ ടോയോട്ടയും ഫോർഡും ….
MV Agusta launched the 2017 iteration of their popular model Brutale 800 in India last month. The previous generation of the same never reached India and as a result, this model seems to have enticed quite a few luxury bike enthusiasts in the country. It was launched at an ex-showroom price of Rs.15.59 lakh.
Piaggio Group recently launched two superbikes named Aprilia Shiver 900 and Dorsoduro 900 in India, from their flagship brand Aprilia. The bikes originally priced at Rs.13.33 lakh (Shiver 900) and Rs.13.84 lakh (Dorsoduro 900) are sold at an introductory price of Rs.11.99 lakh and Rs.12.50 lakh (all prices, Ex-showroom Pune) respectively until June 30th, 2017. Aprilia that has marked its presence in the country earlier through bikes like Tuono and RSV4 adds two more to their Indian line-up through this launch.
All new Hero Glamour was launched in the country recently with latest style and technology in addition to the upgraded BS-IV engine. It appears in two variants- a drum brake and a disc brake variant at Rs.57,775 and Rs.59,755 (Both ex-showroom prices, Delhi) respectively. Another fuel injected version, Glamour FI has also been launched with only a disc brake variant priced at Rs.66,580 (ex-showroom price, Delhi). Hero has started selling the 2017 model bike through all its dealerships across the country through prebooking options. The older version still continues to be on sale until stocks last at its price, which is around Rs.10000 lesser than the new one.
BMW Motorrad commences Indian operations through BMW group officially. Initially the brand used to sell its products through importers here in Mumbai and New Delhi. But now, the global portfolio comprising of premium motorcycles from the brand reaches India through company’s official dealership network in India. The dealership network is expected to begin with stores at Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Mumbai and Pune while the company plans to widen its presence in the country soon. Mumbai, Bengaluru and Pune showrooms will be inaugurated in the upcoming three days.
All of us like to take short breaks from the busy and boring daily routines in life. While planning a getaway, some like to go alone while some prefer a holiday with family. Some think of friends the moment they think of a weekend getaway to remove the dullness after working long hours for a whole week. If you belong to that group and are thinking of a biking trip with friends, how ready are you? You think you are ready just because your bike is loaded with a full tank fuel, is it??
Recently i read about a woman who planned on an adventure trip to 37 countries in her motorcycle. Initially it kind of shocked me, but later I found myself smiling. After all, it demanded a lot of courage.
Travelling on Indian roads, you are assured of one sight – two wheelers carrying more than two persons. Well if you are lucky enough, you can see to a maximum of five persons on the same vehicle. Hold on! I’m talking about two wheelers here and not any other vehicles.