If this feels like déjà vu, you are correct; you have seen this motorcycle before. This is the Riding Assist-e concept and it was revealed back in 2017. At that time, it attracted considerable attention on account of its autonomous self-balancing abilities. We are talking about this concept again because Honda are now developing this technology for use on the road.[Read more…]
Spark Minda’s partnership with Ride Vision may bring AI-enabled Collision Avoidance Technology (CAT) to the domestic two-wheeler market.
The Advanced Rider Assistance Systems (ARAS) in the market today are too expensive to be offered on mass-market two-wheelers. Even then, the entry-level ARAS tech in play have a few creases that need to be ironed out. In most cases, it boils down to the fact that they do not provide all-round, 360-degree protection. That is exactly what we hope will be addressed with this partnership.[Read more…]
The Bosch Mobility Solutions press event in Delhi had some interesting insights into what the German major has in store for the future.
We had an opportunity to interact with Alexander Klotz, the head of Continental’s Technical Center India (TCI) and the in-house R&D Center of Continental Corporation, about what safety technologies we may expect in India and their acceptance and integration.
Continental gear up for the upcoming transition to BS VI by setting up a plant for their powertrain business. [Read more…]
With technological improvements running at warp speed, we pit two scooters against each other, both boasting of some interesting smart-connective systems. [Read more…]
The Bologna-based manufacturer has always been conscious about rider safety. [Read more…]
We were at the Harley-Davidson University in Gurugram (formerly Gurgaon) recently to try our hand at dissembling and then reassembling H-D’s latest Milwaukee Eight 107 V-twin. Thus, in a manner of speaking, I entered the shop floor as an apprentice and left it as an alumnus. [Read more…]
Kawasaki had released teaser images for the new ZX-10R a month ago, saying it would sport a few upgrades. But when the company revealed the bike at the Tokyo Motor Show, the 2016 ZX-10R not only got upgrades, but had been comprehensively worked on. [Read more…]
If you thought MotoGP’s living legend Valentino Rossi has hit rock bottom in the Championship after the rather controversial round in Malaysia even tougher times lie ahead. Curious? Scroll down to know why