NEW DELHI: Sunil Kant Munjal’s Hero Corp is set to buy a significant minority stake from Analjit Singh in Max Financial Services LtdNSE -1.35 %, said two people familiar with the development. The listed Max Financial houses Max Life Insurance, the largest non-bank private life insurer in the country. Singh, who has pledged more than 90% of the promoter stake in Max Financial, ... Read More »
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Your weekly dose of bike updates: Suzuki Gixxer 250 SF, Hero Maestro Edge 125, Bajaj Avenger Street 160 and more!
The last week was majorly about the upcoming launches and looking at the line-up, it seems that this month will be an interesting one. Bikemakers such as Suzuki and Hero MotoCorp have some exciting products hidden behind the curtains and we just can’t wait to see them. Here’s everything from the last week that grabbed our attention the most. 2019 ... Read More »
Your weekly dose of bike updates: Next-gen Hero Karizma, KTM price hike, Royal Enfield accessories and more!
The Indian two-wheeler market remained calm in terms of bike launches last week. However, we still covered a few reports which created quite a stir amongst the buyers and enthusiasts. While we got our first glimpse at what could be Hero’s next-gen Karizma, we also witnessed KTM hiking the prices of its motorcycles. The previous week had more such interesting ... Read More »
Hero Motocorp has updated a majority of its sub-125cc lineup with its version of a combined braking system called IBS (Integrated Braking System). The safety feature will be made mandatory on all two wheelers below 125cc from April 1, 2019. The update comes at a price hike varying between Rs 500 and Rs 2000, depending on the bike. The IBS ... Read More »
Hero MotoCorp’s next big launch for the Indian motorcycle market will be the XPulse 200. Showcased at the 2018 Indian Auto Expo, the XPulse is an on-off road adventure motorcycle that Hero will soon start selling in India, as the country’s least expensive adventure bike. We now have pricing and launch details of this hot, new motorcycle, which is intended ... Read More »
Hero MotoCorp has unveiled its new premium motorcycle Xtreme 200R in India. Scroll down the page for the highlights of the new Hero Xtreme 200R unveil in pictures, with the most updated news and images at the bottom of the page. The live blog has now closed Live Updates The Stage Is Set For The Hero Xtreme 200R Unveil We’re ... Read More »
Hero has set the dice rolling with the launch of the Achiever 150 at Rs. 61,800 for the drum brakes variant and 62,800 for the one with disk brakes. This is the first of 15 launches scheduled before April, 2017 from Hero MotoCorp. Hero MotoCorp says that the new Achiever 150 will be an all-new model featuring a new 150cc engine along with a ... Read More »
Hero MotoSports, the motorsport arm of Hero MotoCorp, has recently released a teaser for the new rally bike which will be participating in the 2018 Dakar Rally. The teaser shows the outline of the new bike, which has been built by Speedbrain, Hero MotoCorp’s motorsport partner. From what we hear, the new Hero Dakar bike will have 450 cc single-cylinder ... Read More »
With BS-IV upgrades and the Goods and Services Tax (GST) norms changing market dynamics in the past months, the Indian two wheeler industry is showing positive signs of growth once again and July 2017 was a testament to the same. Two wheeler makers including Suzuki, Hero MotoCorp, Honda and Royal Enfield have posted positive numbers with more vehicles moved out ... Read More »
Bike prices in India: ex-showroom prices of motorcycles from Bajaj, Honda, Hero MotoCorp, TVS and Royal Enfield
The two-wheeler segment in India has been growing at a rapid pace in the last few years on the back of a burgeoning new middle-class. While scooters have been driving growth for the last few years, motorcycles/ bikes still form the backbone of two-wheeled mobility in India. The Government of India will implement the GST (Goods and Services Tax) on ... Read More »