The Honda Activa 6G has been launched, and in two variants with prices starting at Rs 63,912 (ex-showroom). [Read more…]
The Honda Activa was the scooter responsible for reviving sales in the scooter market in India. The new model is the Activa 125 which now gets a BS VI-compliant engine and has also been updated with a few cosmetic changes and features
Story: Azaman Chothia
Photography: Saurabh Botre
Is the Honda Activa 6G launching this month? Honda recently sent out a teaser of a new launch. This could well be their latest scooter, the Honda Activa 6G.
Honda Motorcycles have produced their 400 million-units globally since the company’s inception 70-plus years ago. [Read more…]
The ultimate hunt for the next racing talent resumed in Pune after the first two rounds of the IDEMITSU Honda India Talent Hunt took place in Chennai and Bengaluru.
The BS VI-ready Honda Activa 125 that was earlier unveiled in June and now has been launched in the market, much before the stricter emission norm kicks in on 1 April 2020.
To bring the spirit of excitement to adventure motorcycle lovers, Honda kick start their nationwide initiative called the Africa Twin True Adventure Camp.
The Honda Africa Twin True Adventure Camp kicked off at a camp-site close to Damdama Lake in Sohna, Haryana. A total of 20 riders came together to participated in the event. Training and the basics of off-roading sessions were given to the riders by Vijay Parmar, President of the Himalayan Motorsports Association, along with his team of subject experts in a fun and interactive way.
The Camp is a combination of events that includes practical and theoretical sessions. Riders get a chance to brush-up their basics and learn more advanced off-roading techniques. The off-road capabilities of the Africa Twin and different riding modes for riding over different terrain are also explained to the riders. The Africa Twin is equipped with features such as Throttle by Wire, Honda Selectable Torque Control (HSTC) and Dual Clutch Transmission technology which are further explained to the riders. The event, in general, is held to boost the riders’ confidence and give them a chance to ride across varying terrain including humps, underground turns, gravel, pits and dirt tracks.
Speaking on the start of the boot-camp, Yadvinder Singh Guleria, Senior Vice President – Sales and Marketing, Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India, said, “Africa Twin True Adventure Camp activity brings together the enthusiasts and the experts making riders experience more adventurous. The interactions between the community enhanced the learnings and skills to explore the full potential of this machine.”
Story: Azaman Chothia
The 300-cc segment in India has been growing fast over the past few years and more manufacturers have entered this segment with some credible offerings. Let’s compare three promising naked bikes that are currently on sale in India.
AMW CFMoto have just launched four bikes in India, out of which the 300NK is the entry-level offering. The 300NK is the latest 300-cc motorcycle available in India, that released just a few months after the Honda CB300R. The BMW G 310 R is the most expensive offering in this segment. Here is a specification comparison sheet for you to decide which naked streetfighter suits your needs.
Honda have raised the bar for Indian motorcycle racing by introducing their Moto3-inspired race bike, the Honda NSF250R, in Chennai along with an outline of their approach towards motor sport in India.
The new Suzuki Gixxer SF 250 has been unveiled for the Indian market. Let us take a look at how it fares against its fully-faired competitors.