Motorcycle

  • Honda NM4 Vultus motorcycle unveiled 23-03-2014 05:09 PM

    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 Transformer...
  • 20 automatic pistols seized from a motorcycle 09-02-2014 05:12 PM

    In a crackdown, 20 automaticpistols have been recovered from a motorcycle in Bihar's Munger district, a police officer said. Acting on a tip off, the police intercepted a bike in Bardah-Mushari village last night and seized 20 indigenously made automatic pistols as the biker managed to escape, Mufassil police station's...
  • Auto Expo 2014: Triumph launches Daytona 675 motorcycle at Rs 10.15 lakh 07-02-2014 02:07 PM

    Greater Noida: Iconic British bike maker Triumph expanded its product portfolio in India with the launch of 'Daytona 675' having a price tag of Rs 10.15 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi) at the auto show here. The new bike is expected to give Triumph Motorcycles a competitive edge within the super sports...
  • Like A Boss: US man buried astride his beloved Harley-Davidson motorcycle in a see-through casket 01-02-2014 01:57 PM

    Mechanisburg (US): A motorcycle-loving man's family has fulfilled his dying wish - to be buried astride his beloved Harley-Davidson encased in a see-through casket. But it wasn't easy. The project required an extra-large cemetery plot to accommodate a Plexiglas casket for Billy Standley and his hulking custom-painted 1967 Electra Glide...
  • Hero to unveil a new scooter and motorcycle in India today 29-01-2014 10:20 AM

    After unveiling a lineup of 15 refreshed products in India in November, Hero MotoCorp will showcase two new products on January 29. The company has released two teasers - one shows a motorcycle's front and the other shows a scooter's tail. While Hero has an enviable range of bikes in...
  • Indian Motorcycles launches Classic, Vintage, Chieftain bikes in India at Rs 26.5 lakh onwards 22-01-2014 03:59 PM

    Indian Motorcycles have finally landed on our shores. The American motorcycle manufacturer has brought in its three cruisers to India. The lowest priced among them is the Indian Classic at Rs 26.5 lakh. The Indian Chief Classic has telescopic cartridge forks with dual rate springs and rides on Dunlop Elite...
  • Triumph launches motorcycle range in India; prices start at Rs 5.7 lakh 28-11-2013 01:27 PM

    Nearly two years after it made a high impact appearance at the 2012 Auto Expo in Delhi, Triumph has finally launched its products for commercial sale in India. The initial range is ten models spread across all of its model lines. Representing the classic line are the Bonneville and the...
  • Italian authorities confiscate Chinese Vespa clones at Milan Motorcycle Show 15-11-2013 03:21 PM

    Chinese imitations of consumer products is not new. It is now learnt that Piaggio was in for a rude shock when Chinese manufacturers displayed imitations of its premium Vespa scooters at the recently concluded EICMA 2013 also known as the Milan Motorcycle Show. 11 scooters being displayed by seven Chinese...
  • Speeding van crushes three persons to death near Akorha 26-08-2013 02:39 PM

    Three persons were crushed to death on Monday by a speeding pick up van on national highway 30 near Akorha village in Bihar's Rohtas district, police said. The accident took place when two persons riding a motorcycle and a cyclist behind it came under the wheels of a speeding van...
  • 20-year-old woman miraculously escapes acid attack 10-08-2013 02:52 AM

    A 20-year-old woman miraculously escaped major injuries after two motorcycle-borne assailants threw acid on her in Delhi, police said on Friday. The bikers, who were masked, threw acid on the woman in east Delhi's GTB Enclave area on Wednesday evening when she was returning from a factory where she works...
  • Suicide bombers on motorcycles kill 39 near Shi'ite mosques in Pakistan 27-07-2013 04:47 AM

    Suicide bombers on motorcycles blew themselves up within a minute of each other outside Shi'ite mosques in a volatile Pakistani town near the Afghan border on Friday, killing at least 39 people, officials said. Sectarian violence has been on the rise in nuclear-armed Pakistan, where hardline Sunni militant groups have...
  • Delhi: 2,000 bike-borne men create nuisance, 2 policemen injured 26-06-2013 11:57 AM

    New Delhi: A group of 2,000 bike-borne men created major nuisance near Central Delhi on Monday night, injuring many including two policemen. The men, who were a part of a religious procession, disrupted traffic in many areas. Traffic was disrupted in areas including India Gate, ITO and Bahadur Shah Zafar...
  • Imran to lead protests against party leaders's killing 20-05-2013 01:43 AM

    Karachi/Lahore: Cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan will lead protests in Pakistan's largest city of Karachi against the killing of a senior leader of his party for which he has directly blamed MQM chief Altaf Hussain. In a video message released on Sunday, Khan, who is under treatment at the Shaukat Khanum hospital...
  • Pak: PTI leader shot dead, Imran blames MQM chief 19-05-2013 08:55 AM

    Karachi: Cricketer turned politician Imran Khan has held the chief of Mutthaida Qaumi Movement (MQM) directly responsible for the killing of a senior leader of his party in the city. "I hold Altaf Hussain directly responsible for the murder as he had openly threatened Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf workers and leaders through...
  • Pakistan: Senior leader of Imran Khan's party shot dead 19-05-2013 12:51 AM

    Karachi: A senior leader of Imran Khan's Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf party was shot dead in Karachi on Saturday, police said. Zahra Shahid Hussain, the vice-president of the party's chapter in Sindh, was shot by two unidentified men outside her home in Defence Phase IV late on Saturday night. She died while...
  • Afghanistan: Motorcycle bomb at market kills 3 14-05-2013 03:07 PM

    Kabul: An Afghan official says a bomb hidden in a parked motorcycle has ripped through a crowded bazaar in a remote region of the southern Helmand province on Tuesday, killing at least three people and wounding seven. Omer Zawak, the spokesman for the provincial governor, says the explosion occurred today...
  • Delhi: Bikers fire at policeman when asked to stop 25-04-2013 05:55 AM

    New Delhi: A traffic constable escaped unhurt after he was fired upon when he tried to stop three people who were riding a motorcycle without wearing helmets on Wednesday evening, police said. "The incident happened at Preet Vihar in east Delhi. Traffic constable Monu was manning a traffic signal when...
  • Bangalore blast: Police looking for suspect near Chennai 18-04-2013 02:36 PM

    Bangalore: Special teams of Tamil Nadu Police are looking for a suspect near Chennai in the Bangalore blast that injured 16 people on Wednesday. Investigators are reportedly tracking the man who bought the motorcycle in which the bomb was kept. The accused is said to have fled to Kancheepuram and...
  • B'lore blast: Registered owner of bike used for attack traced 18-04-2013 09:32 AM

    Chennai: In a swift action, the city police has traced the registered owner of the motorbike which was used for bomb blast in Bangalore, in which 16 people were injured. The number plate of the bike has been traced to a retired telecom employee in Chennai, who said that he...
  • Watch: Explaining the location of the Bangalore blast site 17-04-2013 02:47 PM

    A medium-intensity blast took place near the Bharatiya Janata Party office in Malleshwaram in Bangalore. Sixteen people have been injured in the blast in the area that is close to two major temples. ...
  • Jaipur: Driver arrested for running over woman, baby 17-04-2013 09:10 AM

    Jaipur: Jaipur Police on Tuesday arrested the driver of the truck which hit a motorcycle in a tunnel in Jaipur and killed a mother and her infant daughter. The accident displayed public apathy when a CCTV footage showed the victim's injured husband and son crying for help for around 40...
  • India car sales to grow 3-5 pc in FY13-14 10-04-2013 12:30 PM

    New Delhi: Car sales in India are forecast to grow between 3 per cent and 5 per cent in the current financial year, an industry body said on Wednesday, following the first drop in sales in a decade in 2012/13. Sales of trucks and buses are seen growing 7-9 per...
  • Car sales fall 7 pc in FY13, first drop in a decade 10-04-2013 11:04 AM

    New Delhi: Car sales in India fell an annual 6.7 per cent in the financial year that ended in March, their first fall in a decade, and sales during March fell an annual 22.5 per cent, the fifth consecutive monthly slide, an industry body said on Wednesday. Automakers sold 180,675...
  • Kunda triple murder: CBI recovers motorcycle used in crime 10-04-2013 02:15 AM

    Pratapgarh: The CBI team, probing murder of Kunda DSP Zia-ul Haq, on Tuesday recovered the motorcycle which was allegedly used in the murder of Balipur village head Nanhe Yadav. The recovery was made after intense grilling of two brothers--Ajay Pal and Vijay Pal, both sons of Kamta Pal who is...
  • BMW, TVS to jointly develop motorcycles 09-04-2013 09:19 AM

    Chennai: Two and three-wheeler maker TVS Motor Company has signed a "cooperation agreement" with German auto-maker BMW Motorcycles' division BMW Motorrad to develop and produce a new series of motorcycles in the below 500 cc segment. "TVS Motor Company and BMW Motorrad have signed a long term cooperation agreement. The...