Tag Archives: ride

2017 Honda CB1100 EX ride review: Retro in the best possible way

Yes, motorcycles are still fun. If you remember the revolutionary CB750, you’ll love the new CB1100 EX. It’s a big, comfortable retro-sporty-cruiser that starts at $12,579 Was anybody here around in 1969? Or the early ‘70s? Did anybody like motorcycles then? If so, you have to recall the debut of the Honda CB750 Four. That was almost as big a deal as the dawn of internal ... Read More »

Ride Experience: Triumph Tiger Training Academy

An adventure bike is designed for touring – for covering inter-state distances and for long hours in the saddle, over expressways, state highways and even single track roads, sometimes in the back of beyond. Of course, adventure bikes are primarily designed for covering long distances on tarmac, but when the going gets tough, and the roads disappear, these bikes also ... Read More »

Bajaj V12 First Ride Review

The Bajaj V15 was Bajaj Auto’s answer to the 125 cc and 150 cc executive motorcycle category. The V15 was intended to be a larger bike for the price of a 125 cc offering and build volumes for the automaker in the process. While the V brand has certainly built quite a name, the sales figures have been positive at ... Read More »

Bajaj Pulsar NS160 Ride Photo Gallery

The Bajaj Pulsar NS160 is the company’s new contender in the lucrative premium commuter segment, positioned between the Pulsar 150 and the Pulsar 180. The Pulsar NS160 borrows bodywork from the bigger Pulsar NS200, while at its heart is a newly developed 160cc engine designed to make it a good commuter. Here is a photo gallery of the Bajaj Pulsar ... Read More »

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 »

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 »

2016 Triumph Bonneville T100: First Ride Review

British motorcycle manufacturer Triumph introduced the Bonneville line-up in the 1960s. Named after the famous Bonneville Salt Flats, where Triumph broke the land speed record for motorcycles in the 1950s and 60s, the Bonneville range is the best selling series of motorcycles for the iconic British bike maker till date. [Source”timesofindia”] Read More »

2016 Triumph Bonneville T100: First Ride Review

British motorcycle manufacturer Triumph introduced the the Bonneville line-up in the 1960s. Named after the famous Bonneville Salt Flats, where Triumph broke the land speed record for motorcycles in the 1950s and 60s, the Bonneville range is the best selling series of motorcycles for the iconic British bike maker till date. The T100 sits in between the Street Twin and ... Read More »

Uber offers cities ‘anonymized’ ride data

Uber Technologies is offering data from trips on its ride-hailing platform to city officials, planners and policymakers to help them better understand traffic patterns and improve investments in infrastructure. The move will likely win Uber goodwill with city officials, even as the company has resisted other bids for data by some cities. New York, for example, wants to collect trip ... Read More »