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.
After introducing five models from their current lineup last month India Kawasaki Motors has launched the updated 2017 Z1000 and premium Z1000R. After departing from the Bajaj partnership the Japanese manufacturer is on their own and establishing their setup steadily. The massive Z1000 is the flagship product from the naked Z series of Kawasaki. The 2017 Z1000 is equipped with 1043cc inline-4 cylinder engine now comes with updated ECU to comply Euro IV emission norms. The mill is capable to produce 143Ps of power and 111 nm of torque.
Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India Pvt Ltd (HMSI) has announced commencement of the bookings for their flagship product 2017 CBR1000RR and CBR1000RR SP in India. The 2017 models of Fireblades will be sold in India through Completely Build Unit (CBU) route. For more booking related enquiry one can contact Honda’s exclusive Wing World outlets located in Delhi and Mumbai. The prospect customers can also log on to the official website on Honda in India- Honda2WheelersIndia.com.
We are glad to announce that now we are also into “Print Media” and have become one of the few registered auto magazines of the country. The monthly magazine will be published under the title “BikesMedia”. This is certainly a milestone for the entire Team BikesIndia and to commemorate our journey from online auto journalism to proper print media, we’ve decided to rename our portal to “BikesMedia.in”.
Our avid reader “Vijay Bharadwaj” managed to click few pictures of the fleet of Royal Enfield motorcycles being tested on Chennai roads. Royal Enfield motorcycles being tested in Chennai must not be surprising as the city has the major manufacturing hub for Royal Enfield, what comes as a surprise though is witnessing not less than three different models together.
Steelbird Hi-Tech India limited, which is Asia’s largest Helmet manufacturer has introduced a new chapter to its helmet stories with “Adonis Majestic” designed especially for the young riders. The new range of helmet from the house of Steelbird is featured with superior quality, effective performance and advanced design. As per company the “Adonis Majestic” helmets boasts of modern characteristics and unmatched safety standards.
Our Graphic Designer "Rahil Khan" has come up speculative rendering of the Scrambler avatar of the Dominar. Considering the underpinnings of the model same as Dominar, if Bajaj decides to create the Scrambler version of the existing Dominar it would look like much of the rendering.
Triumph motorcycles, the British iconic motorcycle maker have launched classic Bonneville Bobber today at a launch event organized in Delhi. The Bonneville Bobber is been teased by the company as #BrutalBeauty is indeed a beautiful master crafted motorcycle. The Bonneville Bobber is probably first ever “Bobber” officially launched by any motorcycle manufacturer in India.
The Honda Dio and the Activa are one of the highest selling scooters in India. These motorcycles are perfectly designed to suit almost every kind of riders. The Dio hasn't had much of changes for the past few years, so Honda has silently given the Dio a few cosmetics updates.
The iconic motorcycle brand Harley Davidson has announced price revision for their current product lineup in India. The American brand has established itself in India with a profound motorcycle lineup of over 13 different models on sale. The price hike announced on Harley Davidson motorcycles is up to 1.5% and it is restricted to 9 models including the best seller of the maker- Street 750. New prices will be applicable from 1st of April’17.
Mahindra 2-Wheelers has launched their first ever Mojo exclusive dealership in Bangalore. The dealership is located in Banaswadi and it is one of its kind two wheeler dealership of Mahindra in country. The new dealership includes workshop and has been designed to provide a one stop solution to the biking community. The exclusive Mojo dealership will not only provide servicing but also merchandising, accessories and moreover customization facility to the customers.