Bike

  • Hero HX250R to be launched in India this year 14 hours 27 minutes ago

    If you've been following the snippets we brought you from the Auto Expo this year, you'd know that Hero MotoCorp has got quite a few products lined up for the next few months. While we had a good look at the Splendor Pro Classic (cafe racer), the Dash and the...
  • Mahindra Centuro Rockstar launched in India at Rs 44,558 1 week ago

    Mahindra 2 Wheelers has tasted success with the launch of the Centuro motorcycle. However, since its launch, the competition has also ramped up in the 100-110cc segment. The new entrants include Hero's Passion Pro TR, TVS Star City +, Bajaj Discover 100M and many more. To counter this, Mahindra has...
  • Bike borne duo brothers killed after being hit by a police jeep August 17, 2014

    Two brothers were killed when the bike they were riding on was hit by a police jeep in Maharajganj area in Azamgarh, police said. Dilsher (18) and Sarvar (25) died last night after their bike was hit by Station officer Kaptangaj's jeep in Asratpur Basaratpatti village, Superintendent of Police, Dinesh Chandra...
  • Bajaj Discover 150F, 150S: 5 things you should know about the new bikes August 14, 2014

    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...
  • 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...
  • Three persons killed in a road accident as unidentified vehicle rams a bike August 7, 2014

    Three persons were killed and another person was injured on Thursday in separate road accidents in Katihar district of Bihar, the police said. Two bikers were killed and another was injured as an unidentified vehicle rammed into a motocycle with three occupants on Kursela-Forbesganj road, the police said. The victims were identified...
  • Pune blast: CCTV footage obtained from parking lot where explosives were kept July 30, 2014

    Pune: The Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) has obtained a CCTV footage from the parking lot from where the police bike carrying explosives had been stolen. The July 10 Pune blast case had left 5 injured. Though it was a low intensity blast in the heart of the city, the terror angle...
  • 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...
  • Bike-borne rob cash worth Rs 8 lakh from vegetable trader outside local bank July 8, 2014

    A vegetable trader was on Monday allegedly robbed of Rs 8 lakh by two bike-borne youths in front of a local bank in Kanpur's Mall road area, police said. The incident took place when Nikhil Arora, hailing from Punjab, was coming out of the bank with the cash inside a bag,...
  • Three youths killed in a road accident as truck rams motorcycle July 8, 2014

    Three youths were killed when the motorcycle they were riding was hit by a truck near Akbarabad area in Kanpur, police said on Tuesday. The incident took place on Monday, when the three youths were on their way back home and a speeding truck knocked them down, they said. The youths, identified...
  • Bike-jeep collision: Two persons killed in road accident in Ghazipur July 8, 2014

    Two persons, including a Provincial Armed Constabulary jawan, were killed when the motorcycle they were travelling in collided with a jeep in Kasimabad area in Ghazipur, police said on Tuesday. The incident took place near Baburi village on Monday, they said, adding that the deceased have been identified as PAC Jawan...
  • Yamaha launches upgraded FZ and FZ-S bikes at Rs 76,250 onwards June 30, 2014

    New Delhi: Japanese two-wheeler maker Yamaha today launched upgraded variants of its 150 CC bikes - FZ and FZ-S - priced up to Rs 78,250 (ex-showroom Delhi). The company, which had first launched the FZ series in India in 2008, will start selling the two variants - FZ Version 2.0 and...
  • Brad Pitt spends USD 37,000 for a 1936 bike for friend June 23, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actor Brad Pitt spent $37,000 on a rare motorcycle after his friend's beloved bike was destroyed in a house fire. The 50-year-old actor reportedly scoured the globe for a rare 1936 Harley-Davidson VLD motorcycle for his friend, reports contactmusic.com. "The guy had several bikes, but this was his baby and...
  • LiveWire: Harley-Davidson introduces its first electric motorcycle June 20, 2014

    Milwaukee: Harley-Davidson will unveil its first electric motorcycle next week, and President Matt Levatich said he expects the company known for its big touring bikes and iconic brand to become a leader in developing technology and standards for electric vehicles. Harley will show handmade demonstration models Monday at an invitation-only event...
  • Suzuki Motorcycle slashes Inazuma bike price by Rs 1 lakh June 16, 2014

    New Delhi: Suzuki Motorcycle India has slashed the price of its premium bike Inazuma by Rs 1 lakh bowing to customer demand. "The price of Inazuma has been realigned by Rs 1 lakh," Suzuki Motorcycle India Executive Vice-President (Sales and Marketing) Atul Gupta told PTI. When asked what was...
  • 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...
  • BJP leader Vijay Pandit shot dead in Greater Noida June 7, 2014

    Greater Noida: Bharatiya Janata Party leader Vijay Pandit was shot dead by some unidentified men in Greater Noida on Saturday. The men came on a motorcycle and fired five bullets at him and the leader died on the spot. BJP workers have been protesting on the spot and have set many vehicles...
  • Irate villagers set bus afire after it rams motorcyclist to death May 24, 2014

    A private bus was set afire by irate villagers after it hit a motorcyclist who died on the spot in Navadapant area in Indore, police said on Saturday. The Baroda-bound bus hit Heera Singh (30) who was riding a motorcycle from the rear following which he died on the spot last...
  • TVS Motor launches Star City+ in India at Rs 41,500 May 24, 2014

    New Delhi: TVS Motor Company launched all new 110-cc commuter motorcycle Star City+, starting at Rs 41,500 (ex-showroom Delhi), as it looks to enhance its presence in the below 125 cc segment. The Chennai-based firm, which currently sells Star City and Sport models in the below...
  • 40-year-old man crushed to death in truck-bike collision May 24, 2014

    A 40-year-old man was crushed to death and his daughter seriously injured when a speeding truck rammed into their motorcycle on Delhi-Dehradun national highway. The mishap occurred near Purkazi area in the district on Friday when the victim Hukum Singh was taking his daughter to an examination centre. The injured girl was...
  • 2 youths killed in motorcycle accident, one injured May 23, 2014

    Two youths were killed and another was injured when the bike they were riding lost control and hit a divider, police said on Friday. The incident took place on Thursday night in Thakurganj area when the bike of three young boys, Prateek (23), Manoj (21) and Vinit (24) lost control and...
  • Solar-powered smart lock alerts you if someone tries to steal your bike May 21, 2014

    Washington: A US lab has developed a new key-less, solar-powered lock that alerts the owner in case someone tries to steal their bike. San Francisco-based Velo Labs has unveiled Skylock, a Bluetooth-equipped lock that syncs to a users smartphone and sends out alerts if it detects anything suspicious. The lock...
  • 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...
  • A flying bike coming in 2017; can carry two people up to a height of 10 feet above the ground May 19, 2014

    New York: A US company is planning to launch a high-tech flying bike in 2017 which is designed to carry two people up to a height of 10 feet and reach speeds of up to 72 km/h. The California-based company has announced that it will be launching its Aero-X hoverbike...