All the latest happenings in the Indian bike industry, latest information on new bikes launches and what the grapevine has about the bikes to hit the Indian market, BikesMedia's news section covers it all.
Triumph Motorcycles India has launched the premium marquee from their Street Triple range of motorbikes- the RS. The motorcycle is one of the most exhilarating, agile and performance street motorcycles from the house of Triumph. The all new Street Triple RS is equipped with race bred 765cc engine tuned to a different state for outright performance.
Harley Davidson has launched their updated 2018 Softail range of motorcycles in India. The Milwaukee based American legendary motorcycle manufacturer has introduced four updated models from their Softail range of motorbikes. These bikes are Fat Boy, Fat Bob, Heritage Classic and Street Bob.
The 5th edition of India Bike Week (IBW) is going to host the legendary motorcyclist Freddie Spencer. Over 20,000 bikers are expected to participate in the upcoming IBW which is scheduled on November 24th and 25th in Goa. Spencer is popularly known as the Fast Freddie and he is also known for his racing abilities across many international accolades. Spencer is the only racer in the World who has won the 250cc and 500cc World Championship in the same year.
Deliveries of the limited edition Ducati Diavel Diesel has started in India. The Italian motorcycle marquee Ducati has reintroduced the Diavel family of motorbikes in India by commencing deliveries of the limited edition Ducati Diavel Diesel of which only 666 units have been produced globally.
In an event organized today at the Capital city, Suzuki Motor Corporation, Japan has launched their high performance engine oil and chemical brand- ECSTAR. The brand is developed in Japan and has already marked its presence in Europe, America, Mexico, Australia and South East Asia.
While the 2017 MotoGP World Championship is coming towards the end, the 2018 MotoGP rider lineup was finalized a few days back. Xavier Simeon has been roped in from Moto2 to join Avintia Ducati to complete the 24 rider lineup for 2018. Here's a quick briefing about the riders competing in the Championship for the upcoming season.
Amidst the ongoing festive season Bajaj seems to be ready to introduce the updated models from their current lineup. The updated 2017 Platina has been spotted at a dealership in West Bengal. The bike looks exactly same as the ongoing model with subtle changes in the graphics along with two distinct additions. Now the updated Bajaj Platina 2017 is featured with DRL LED strip right on the top of the headlight mask and an all new meter console is also introduced to the new Platina.
Ducati India today launched the SuperSport, this thoroughbred Ducati is seventh new model in a row this year from the Italian manufacturer. The bike comes in two variants; a base version and ‘S’ version for pro riders. The new SuperSport is equipped with 937cc twin cylinder Testastretta engine, and it is claimed to be an everyday sport bike suitable for urban roads as well as highways.
Today TVS Motor Company announced the successful completion of ‘Himalayan Highs Season 3’ which witnessed twelve riders riding to the mighty Himalayas on their TVS Zest 110. The adventure on two wheels, in its third edition, saw 10 women and 2 men riders participating from different parts of the country. The riders on the TVS Zest 110 have gone through some of the world’s most treacherous roads peaking over 18,000 feet. The riders covered a total distance of over 970 km in a span of 11 days.
Steelbird Hi-tech India Limited, takes a step forward with the "SBA-2 helmets" designed especially for the ultra protection of the raiders. The biggest selling point of this helmet is its visor. The SBA-2 boasts one of the longest visors in the industry.