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  • TVS Scooty Zest launched in India at Rs 42,300 7 hours 3 minutes ago

    The new TVS Scooty Zest hits showrooms today. TVS has priced the new Scooty Zest at Rs 42,300 ex-Delhi. The Zest sits on top of the Scooty range and has many new features. It comes with textured floor boards, painted switches, new "twilight" front lamps and an LED tail lamp....
  • TVS Scooty Zest to be launched in India on August 20 9 hours 37 minutes ago

    Out of the many, many products (mostly production ready) showcased by TVS at the Auto Expo 2014, only two have been launched so far. However, now the revised Scooty which was displayed there, will soon be seen in showrooms. TVS will launch the new Scooty Zest (yes, looks like TVS...
  • Mahindra launches the new Rodeo UZO 125 scooter at Rs 47,957 5 days ago

    Mumbai: The new Rodeo UZO 125 from Mahindra Two Wheelers has hit showrooms. It is powered by a 125cc engine with external front fuelling, and sports accented body-coloured impact resistant mirrors, feature loaded fully digital dashboard that incorporates a host of functions like a speedometer, tachometer, odometer, trip meter, fuel...
  • Bajaj Discover 150F, 150S: 5 things you should know about the new bikes 6 days ago

    Just when you thought Bajaj had enough Discovers to go around, there's two more. Bajaj has just put on sale the new Discovers 150F and 150S which now form the top of the range for that brand in India. The motorcycles are on sale now and are priced at Rs...
  • Hero Electric launches Photon e-scooter at Rs 54,110 1 week ago

    New Delhi: Two-wheeler maker Hero Electric launched a new scooter model - Photon - across major metro cities at a price of Rs 54,110 (ex-showroom Delhi). "We are confident that the new Hero Electric High Speed Photon will further augment our growth in the electric vehicle segment," Hero Electric CEO Sohinder...
  • Bajaj Discover 150F launched in India at Rs 58,739 August 11, 2014

    Bajaj has launched the Discover 150F at Rs 58,739 (ex-showroom Pune). It's powered by a four valve 145cc DTS-i engine, making 14.5PS and its fuel efficiency is claimed at 72kmpl. The F150 has a quarter fairing much like its elder sibling, the Pulsar 220. The bike continues to use the funky...
  • Bajaj Discover F150, 150S to be launched in India on August 11 August 10, 2014

    Bajaj Auto will be launching the new Discover F150 and the 150S in India on August 11. The Discover F150 will sit on top of the Discover range in India. It has a quarter fairing much like its elder sibling, the Pulsar 220. The fairing in itself looks like a...
  • TVS Scooty Zest to be launched in India on August 20 August 6, 2014

    Out of the many, many products (mostly production ready) showcased by TVS at the Auto Expo 2014, only two have been launched so far. However, now the revised Scooty which was displayed there, will soon be seen in showrooms. TVS will launch the new Scooty Zest (yes, looks like...
  • Bajaj Discover F150,150S to be launched in India on August 11 July 29, 2014

    Back in May, we'd speculated that the F150 would be hitting showrooms by monsoon this year. It's official now, Bajaj Auto will be launching the new Discover F150 and the 150S in India on August 11. The Discover F150 will sit on top of the Discover range in India. It has...
  • Honda launches the new CB Shine in India at Rs 51,383 July 25, 2014

    Mumbai: Honda has refreshed the highest selling (according to them) 125cc motorcycle in the country, the CB Shine in India. The refreshed CB Shine comes with new graphics and colour options - Pearl Amazing White and dual tone black and red. The new Shine retains its mechanicals which means a 125cc...
  • Hero Passion Pro TR launched in India at Rs 53,531 July 23, 2014

    Hero MotoCorp has launched the Passion Pro TR in India at Rs 53,531 ex-Mumbai. The Pro TR comes in only one variant and is approximately Rs 5,000 dearer than the Passion Pro in disc/self/cast trim. The Passion Pro TR is built around the 7.8PS/8.04Nm 97.2cc Passion Pro with a tall beak,...
  • 2015 Honda CB300F unveiled July 12, 2014

    While HMSI is busy rolling out commuters and scooters, Honda USA has launched the naked CB300F after the CBR300. The CB300F is relieved of the fairing that comes with the CBR300 and also loses 3kg in the process (the motorcycle weighs 158kg, kerb weight). The CB300F also gets a flat...
  • CD 110 Dream: Honda launches its most affordable two-wheeler in India at Rs 41,100 July 5, 2014

    Honda has launched its third and what could probably be its last motorcycle of the Dream series for India. The Honda CD 110 Dream is available in one trim(kick/drum/alloy) priced at Rs 41,100 ex-Delhi, making it the most affordable two wheeler in the country from the Japanese manufacturer. The CD...
  • The Hero Leap hybrid scooter to go on sale in India by February 2015 June 24, 2014

    From having debuted at the 2012 Auto Expo as a concept, to finally being unveiled at the 2014 Auto Expo, the Hero Leap is finally flesh and bone. India's first very own hybrid scooter is expected to go on sale sometime around February 2015. We had earlier estimated its launch...
  • Domestic car sales up by 3.08 per cent, bikes 11.71 per cent in May June 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Domestic passenger car sales grew by 3.08 per cent to 1,48,577 units last month as compared with 1,44,132 units in May 2013. According to the data released by the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM), motorcycle sales in May this year grew by 11.71 per cent to 9,84,469...
  • 2014 Hero Karizma R, ZMR launched in India at Rs 85,559 onwards June 3, 2014

    The 200-300cc segment is set to become hotter. Hero has launched the new Karizma R and the ZMR. The styling has been updated extensively with both front and rear LED lamps. However, we have mixed feelings about the overtly stretched out cowl and the way the headlamps seem to sneer...
  • 2014 TVS Wego launched in India at Rs 48,857 May 28, 2014

    TVS showcased an updated Wego at the Auto Expo 2014. Post the launch of Suzuki's first 110cc scooter, the Let's, TVS has launched the new Wego in India. The new Wego is priced at Rs 48,857 for the drum variant while the disc equipped scooter retails for Rs 49,580, ex-Mumbai....
  • 2014 BMW S1000R launched in India at Rs 22.83 lakh May 21, 2014

    The 2014 BMW S1000R is officially on sale in India for Rs 22.83 lakh(ex-showroom Mumbai). The naked streetfighter is being brought in the country via the CBU route and is available importers who are actually BMW car dealers in specific cities. It is available in three colours - red, white...
  • TVS to launch Wego, Scooty Zest, Victor, Apache in India this year May 11, 2014

    TVS which showcased many products at the Auto Expo 2014 has already launched the Star City+ in India. Following the new motorcycle will be the updated Wego which will come with dual tone body colours, black alloys, new end can and a digital speedometer and will be in the market...
  • 2014 Hero Glamour launched in India at Rs 53,375 May 7, 2014

    Hero MotoCorp has launched its 2014 Glamour model in India at a starting price of Rs 53,375 (ex-showroom, Delhi). The bike is available in two trims: regular and FI. The regular Glamour comes with drum and disc version and is priced at 53,375 and Rs 55,375, while the FI is offered...
  • TVS Star City+ launched in India at Rs 44,000 May 5, 2014

    TVS Motors debuted its Star City+ at this year's Auto Expo. Almost three months later, the company today has launched the bike at a price of Rs 44,000 (ex-showroom, New Delhi). The bike is available in electric and kick start variants. The motorcycle plays big brother to the current Star City...
  • Will scooters regain their lost glory in India? April 30, 2014

    Scooters used to dominate Indian roads a few decades ago. In 1996, they fell in share but still occupied almost half of our two-wheeler sales while motorcycles stood at about 30 per cent. By 2006, the reversal was dramatic. We became a market that bought 87 per cent motorcycles and...
  • Suzuka Motorcycles launches dirt bikes, all-terrain vehicles in India April 27, 2014

    Suzuka Motorcycles, a Gujarat-based company, has launched a range of dirt bikes and all-terrain vehicle (ATVs) for the Indian market. There are a total of three models for both the dirt bikes and ATVs as well. The prices for the bikes start at Rs 3.4 lakh for the base version...
  • Yamaha to start producing electric concept bikes by 2016 April 26, 2014

    Yamaha has confirmed in its annual report that it plans to start producing PED1 and PES1 concepts by 2016. The offroad electric bike PED1 and the electric sports bike PES1 were first showcased at 2013 Tokyo Motor Show. The two concepts showcased at the Tokyo Show had a monocoque chassis, derived...
  • Honda Activa 125 launched in India at Rs 56,607 April 23, 2014

    Honda has launched the Activa 125 in India at Rs 56,607, ex-Mumbai. The company had earlier opened bookings for its first 125cc scooter. There are two variants on offer - the standard variant retails for the aforementioned price while the deluxe is priced at Rs 62,588. Both prices are ex-Mumbai....
  • Honda Activa 125 bookings start in India April 13, 2014

    Honda showcased the much awaited Activa 125 at the Delhi Auto Expo earlier this year. While the launch was supposed to happen immediately after the expo, it has now been understood that it has been delayed till later this month or next. Honda dealers though have already started taking bookings...
  • Overdrive: Review of Hyundai Xcent, Harley Davidson Street 750 April 5, 2014

    On this episode of Overdrive this week, we review the 2014 Hyundai Xcent and Harley Davidson Street 750. Also on the show, catch all the motoring news and much more. ...
  • Honda NM4 Vultus motorcycle unveiled March 23, 2014

    Honda has unveiled a radical new scooter-motorcycle, the NM4 Vultus. Designed by a young team, the Vultus means face in Latin. And speaking of face, the NM4 has a sharp, intimidating front, something of a plus if it were to audition for the role of a decepticon in a...
  • Bajaj Discover 125 launched in India at Rs 48,000 March 9, 2014

    Bajaj has launched the all-new Discover 125 in India at Rs 48,000 (ex-showroom Delhi). The motorcycle gets a 124.6cc 4-valve engine with the twin spark DTS-i technology. The engine makes 11.5PS of power and 10.8Nm of torque and boasts a fuel economy of 76kmpl. The fuel tank capacity is 9.5l....
  • Vespa S launched in India at Rs 75,500 March 5, 2014

    Piaggio has launched the Vespa S in India. The scooter is priced at Rs 75,500 (ex-showroom), although the manufacturer have not officially announced anything. The premium Vespa is now the costliest scooter in the country and was showcased at the recently concluded Auto Expo 2014. Bookings for this scooter started two weeks...