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The first ever BMW Motorrad 310 GS Cup will soon take place in India, with the Bavarian major’s single-cylinder ADV, the G 310 GS. Registrations are now open for BMW 310 GS owners and it can be done by getting in touch with your nearist authorised BMW dealership.
The BMW Motorrad 310 GS Cup has been specially curated for G 310 GS owners to provide the quintessential ‘adventure of a lifetime’. BMW Motorrad India will be hosting zonal qualifiers in Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Kochi and Bengaluru for their customers from all across the county. The winners of the respective zonal qualifiers will compete in the National Qualifier that will be held on 5 April, 2020 in Bengaluru.
The BMW G 310 GS can be identified as a genuine GS, or Geländestraße, at first sight; a product with a high level of versatility. The motorcycle is made in a way that it is agile in traffic and robust enough to deal with all sorts of rough terrain. It is a good companion for off road adventures and everyday riding as well.
The BMW G 310 GS is powered by a 313-cc, water-cooled, single-cylinder engine with four valves and two overhead camshafts together with electronic fuel injection. With an output of 34 hp at 9,500 rpm and a maximum torque of 28 Nm at 7,500 rpm, the engine is an ideal partner for dynamic riding pleasure. The motorcycle accelerates from 0-50 km/h in just 2.5 seconds and achieve a top speed of up to 143 km/h.
To take part in the BMW Motorrad 310 GS Cup, there are regulations that need to be followed. All participants to have a valid licence at the time of the race. The race is only applicable for G 310 GS owners, The customers can participate only on their own motorcycle and will undergo scrutiny to check the fitness of the motorcycle. All riders must wear suitable rider gear that is in good condition.
There are other exceptions too. Any individual working for BMW Motorrad, or anyone with a valid racing licence, are exempt from competing.
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Royal Enfield have introduced the new Himalayan BS-VI in India starting from Rs 1.87 lakh (ex-showroom).
The BS-VI Royal Enfield Himalayan retains its original versatility and vigour. The LS410 engine 411-cc air-and-oil cooled single is fuel-injected and receives the necessary tweaks to aid compliance. Furthermore, the ride experience is made more engaging by adding switchable ABS. Switching off the ABS on the new Himalayan BS-VI allows the rider to lock the rear wheel under braking and, thus, allows drifts when off-road. It also makes adventure trail riding more thrilling for riding enthusiasts.
The new Himalayan BS-VI now also gets improved safety features such as hazard lights, optimised braking system, and an improved side-stand which will make parking in any kind of terrain easy.
The Himalayan BS-VI will be available in three new colours, including two dual-tone schemes: Lake Blue and Rock Red, adding to the existing portfolio of Snow White, Granite Black, Sleet Grey and Gravel Grey.
The Himalayan BS-VI comes with a three-year warranty and will be available across all Royal Enfield showrooms in the country starting at Rs 1.87 lakh (ex-showroom) for the Snow White and Granite colours. The Sleet Grey and Gravel Grey are available for Rs 1.89 lakh (ex-showroom) and the newly introduced dual-tone colours, Rock Red and Lake Blue, will be available at Rs 1.91 lakh (ex-showroom). Inspired by the newly launched motorcycle, Royal Enfield are set to launch a new line of apparel to match the colourways of the Himalayan.
Commenting on the launch, Vinod Dasari, CEO, Royal Enfield India, said “The Himalayan is a distinctive adventure tourer which has performed admirably well, both in India and international markets. Since 2016, the Himalayan has served as a versatile, accessible and un-intimidating ally to many adventures across the world. The launch of the new BS-VI Himalayan with its unique features and design functions gives us confidence that it will resonate with riders, setting new standards for adventure motorcycling in the country.”