A new report states that UM Motorcycles have stopped operations in India due to a dispute with their joint venture partners, Lohia Auto.
The orange Austrian brand have finally brought a proper big bike to our shores in the 790 Duke, or the “Scalpel” as KTM like to call it. We hit the Bajaj test track outside Pune to put this nickname to the test.
Story: Anosh Khumbatta
Photography: Varun Kulkarni
We attended the California Superbike School session held recently at the Madras Motor Race Track (MMRT) in Chennai.
Story: Azaman Chothia
Photography: Aditya Bedre
Benelli have confirmed that the Imperiale 400 will be available in India by Diwali 2019 and the company has started accepting bookings for the retro-styled motorcycle for a token amount of Rs 4,000. [Read more…]
The BMW R 1250 R and R 1250 RT Pro have been launched in India and carry price-tags of Rs 15.95 lakh and Rs 22.50 lakh respectively, both ex-showroom.
Polarity Smart Bikes have launched in India starting at Rs 38,000 going up to Rs 1.5 lakh. Pre-bookings will be taken on the company’s website for a refundable amount of Rs 1,001.
Reality seldom bears out advert spiel. That’s common experience. The KTM 790 Duke, which also marks the inception of a whole new middleweight platform for the Austrian marque, seems to be an exception, though; for we found out that it did live up to the hype during our first ride in the hills of Gran Canaria. [Read more…]
Registrations are open for Royal Enfield’s Rider Mania 2019, the annual motorcycling festival to be held from 22 to 24 November.