Hero finally step into the 125-cc scooter segment with a family scooter, the Destini 125. [Read more…]
The Hero brand is synonymous with two-wheelers in India and is the world's largest two-wheeler manufacturer. By 2018 they had already sold over 7.5 crore two-wheelers and reported annual sales of 75,87,130 units between April 2017-March 2018. The auto major has one of the widest networks in India, with more than 6,000 dealerships and touch-points across the country.
The company was established by Mr Brijmohan Lall Munjal and was a joint venture with Honda of Japan. This alliance ended in 2010 as the two companies parted ways and became arch rivals in the Indian two-wheeler space. As of 2018, Hero have eight manufacturing plants across the globe. The five Indian facilities are located at Haridwar in Uttarakhand; Gurgaon and Dharuhera in Haryana; Neemrana in Rajasthan; Vadodara in Gujarat; and the newly made Sri City facility in Andhra Pradesh. Hero also have international manufacturing plants situated in Villa Rica in Colombia, and Jessore in Bangladesh. The company also has its R&D centre located on the outskirts of Jaipur.
It’s that time of the year again, our jury came, saw, and judged. And the results are out. We held our annual awards in Mumbai, and here are the results. [Read more…]
Indian motorcycle giant and the world’s largest motorcycle and scooter manufacturer, Hero MotoCorp, have just announced their first Research and Development (R&D) Centre in a non-local location. [Read more…]
Royal Enfield have knocked India Yamaha Motors from their standing, claiming the position of the fifth largest motorcycle manufacturer in India for the calendar year 2018. [Read more…]
Hero MotoCorp, TVS and Bajaj have all expressed concern about the high 28 per cent ‘luxury goods’ GST bracket that motorcycles have been classified under. [Read more…]
Scooters are in many ways the most convenient modes of transport in Indian cities. They’re simple to ride, comfortable, weave through traffic and have storage room, too. [Read more…]
You, the readers, are the reason why Bike India has grown into a powerhouse for all things two wheels. Therefore, when it comes to awarding a competent two-wheeler, your input is crucial. This award is completely decided by you. Let us know which motorcycle/scooter you believe should win. And, yes, there will be prizes prizes prizes, for the lucky amongst you.
Hero Splendor Plus becomes the most sold used motorcycle on Droom, while the Hero Maestro Edge was awarded the most popular second-hand scooter on the portal.