Bike Updates

FB Mondial HPS 300: Upcoming rival to KTM Duke 390 & BMW G 310R

While many of you might be hearing the name for the first time, FB Mondial is actually one of the oldest and famous motorcycle brands around. More on that later folks, lets talk about the bike first. The HPS 300 is an exciting-looking bike with too much going on at the design front. That’s because it’s a café racer and ... Read More »

Royal Enfield rival UM Motorcycles to launch 2 new bikes next month

American motorcycle manufacturer UM Motorcycles is set to launch two new bikes in India next month. According to a report in Indian Autos Blog (IAB), UM Motorcycles will be launching the Renegade Commando Black Cat & Renegade Sports S Vegas Edition in September. IAB is also reporting that the American bikemaker will launch the Renegade Dust S and Duty Ace in ... Read More »

Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 & Continental GT 650 international launch to happen this month

Royal Enfield will conduct media drives for the Interceptor 650 and Continental GT 650 twin cylinder motorcycles later this month in the United States. The media drives are likely to be preceded or followed by the international launch of both motorcycles, which will go on sale in export markets first before making their way into the Indian market. This is ... Read More »

Is the most expensive Royal Enfield worth the money? Our review of the 500X

Royal Enfield is moving fast with the changing times and does not shy away from experimenting. The Continental GT, for example, was a step in the right direction and another such move comes in the form of the new Urban X twins based on the Thunderbird models. Called the 350x and the 500x, these new bikes promise to up your ... Read More »

Suzuki Burgman 125 Review : Should the TVS NTorq & Honda Grazia be worried?

The 125-cc scooter segment has witnessed a lot of new entrants in the last one year and the latest offering comes from Suzuki. Priced at Rs. 68,000 and available in one version, this small capacity maxi scooter is based on the Access 125 and promises to deliver a premium experience for customers. We rode the scooter for a few days ... Read More »

20 ‘FORGOTTEN’ motorcycles & scooters from Bajaj: Sunny to Caliber

Bajaj Auto Ltd (BAL) has some of the most popular two-wheeler brands in its arsenal. Back in the day, the company enjoyed a huge demand for its geared motorcycle. By the turn of the millennium, the company had started its journey to transform from a scooter manufacturer to the maker of world-class motorcycles. Today, the Pulsar range of motorcycles from ... Read More »

Suzuki Burgman 125 maxi-scooter gets off to a flying start in India

The recently launched Suzuki Burgman 125 maxi-scooter has gotten off to a flying start in the Indian market, what with the scooter clocking 11,000 units in just 12 days of launch. This is a very impressive start for what could be a segment changing automatic scooter for the Indian market. One-of-its-kind, the Burgman 125 is the largest scooter sold in ... Read More »

Yamaha R15 V3 beats Suzuki Hayabusa in the most RIDICULOUS drag race ever

With a true top speed of more than 312 kmph, the Suzuki Hayabusa is one of the fastest production motorcycles ever. Around the world, the ‘busa is highly revered owing to the warp speeds it can attain. Of course, it’s among the fastest motorcycles on the Indian roads, too. However, here’s a drag race that involves a Yamaha R15 V3 ... Read More »

‘Taarzan’ Wonder Car won’t become a Lamborghini: Will be RESTORED to its former glory

Most of you would remember the ‘Taarzan the Wonder Car’, a movie that not only brought Dilip Chhabria into the limelight, but also gave a push to the mod car culture in the country. The Ajay Devgn-starrer showed how a young guy modifies a really old, rotting vintage car into a very attractive sportscar. Actually, the modified car shown in the ... Read More »

Modified Royal Enfield Desert Storm 500 seems straight out of World War II

  While we’ve seen many retro-styled custom motorcycles based on Royal Enfield models, this modified Royal Enfield Desert Storm 500 not only offers tons of classic charm but has got a vintage World War II-look. Customized by Eimor Customs, this motorcycle has been named ‘Donnie Brasco’. At the front, the customizers have used a 4.25×18” big block, MRF Moto C ... Read More »