Bike Updates

2017 Bajaj Pulsar NS200 First Ride Review

HIGHLIGHTS The bike was discontinued in 2015, making way for the Bajaj Pulsar AS200 The 2017 Bajaj Pulsar NS200’s overall silhouette remains the same Bajaj is offering the NS200 in three new colours For 2017, Bajaj Auto has updated its entire range of Pulsar motorcycles – with updated engines meeting new Bharat Stage IV emission norms and the automatic headlamp ... Read More »

2017 Bajaj Pulsar 150 First Ride Review

HIGHLIGHTS Bajaj Auto has updated its entire range of Pulsar motorcycles for 2017 The Bajaj Pulsar 150 receives the most significant changes The only cosmetic changes are new colours, new decals, etc. Bajaj Auto has updated its entire range of Pulsar motorcycles for 2017 – and that is what essentially the bikes are – updated models to make them more ... Read More »

Cervelo Unveils Major Updates to Its R Series

Cervelo’s newly redesigned R5 is the brand’s World Tour bike. DAN SAPP Subscribe Cervelo’s R series has been around for quite a while. The R3 was first launched in 2005, and since then, it has gone through several redesigns and a few different iterations such as the R3-Mud and Editor’s Choice-winning Rca. Cervelo continues to push its technology further, and ... Read More »

2017 Yamaha FZ25: A closer look

Yamaha’s freshly launched FZ25 has not quite hit the streets yet, but it is generating enough buzz to warrant a closer look at it. The FZ25 is the FZS’ bigger sibling, and it looks the part. While it retains the basic design cues of the FZ family, it looks slightly more butch. The headlight is more angular, the tank more ... Read More »

2017 Yamaha FZ25 first ride review

It’s been nearly nine years since the FZ16 first came out and it’s grown into a massive success since. Our thoughts back then were that the excellent chassis could easily handle more power and so began the wait – Yamaha would eventually bring a more powerful engine in, right? Well, it took a wee bit longer than we originally thought ... Read More »

Yamaha FZ25: 10 Things You Need To Know

HIGHLIGHTS The Yamaha FZ25 is India’s most affordable 250 cc motorcycle on sale Deliveries for the new Yamaha FZ25 will commence from 1st February The FZ25 expand’s Yamaha’s FZ family as a powerful street-fighter With the launch of the new Yamaha FZ25, the Japanese bike manufacturer fills the void that Yamaha India had left in the quarter litre performance bike ... Read More »

My Eco Energy launches non-petroleum based Indizel

My Eco Energy has launched Indizel, a non-petroleum based fuel that can replace the petroleum-based diesel. To be retailed at a price of Rs 2 below the petroleum based diesel, Indizel claims to be India’s first EURO 6 compliant fuel. My Eco Energy is expected to launch Indizel for public consumption by September. In terms of the standards, it adheres ... Read More »

2017 Triumph street triple launching on June 12

The street triple has been one of the best-selling middleweight sportsbike globally and the new one will just tighten its grip in the market The Triumph Street Triple was launched in 2007 and ever since then it has grown its image as a motorcycle which offered a sweet balance between everyday usability, exciting performance and brilliant dynamics. Since then, Triumph ... Read More »

Tyre Section – Symmetric tyres vs Asymmetric tyres

Introduction to Tread Pattern Every tyre comes with a different pattern design engraved on it. The common misconception here is that each pattern signifies the extent of grip the tyre might provide in any given condition. The pattern depth though is an important indication of the tyre’s traction ability while the pattern itself serves a different purpose altogether. Let’s look ... Read More »

Cops put the brakes on highway bike racers

Vikhroli police have booked 54 persons and seized 25 bikes over the weekend The notorious bike racing gangs of Mumbai seem to have shifted their ‘racing circuit’ from Bandra Reclamation to the Eastern Urban Road (EUR) near Vikhroli. The Vikhroli police have booked 54 persons for conducting bike race on weekends and seized 25 bikes this month. The Mumbai Police ... Read More »