All the latest happenings in the Indian bike industry, latest information on new bikes launches and what the grapevine has about the bikes to hit the Indian market, BikesIndia's news section covers it all.
The iconic motorcycle brand Harley Davidson has announced price revision for their current product lineup in India. The American brand has established itself in India with a profound motorcycle lineup of over 13 different models on sale. The price hike announced on Harley Davidson motorcycles is up to 1.5% and it is restricted to 9 models including the best seller of the maker- Street 750. New prices will be applicable from 1st of April’17.
Mahindra 2-Wheelers has launched their first ever Mojo exclusive dealership in Bangalore. The dealership is located in Banaswadi and it is one of its kind two wheeler dealership of Mahindra in country. The new dealership includes workshop and has been designed to provide a one stop solution to the biking community. The exclusive Mojo dealership will not only provide servicing but also merchandising, accessories and moreover customization facility to the customers.
Kawasaki Motorcycles has updated the current lineup of their offerings in India with 2017 Ninja 300, Ninja 650 and Versys 650. Along with the two new product launches- Z650 and Z900, Kawasaki has also introduced the updated Ninja 300, Ninja 650 and Versys 650. All the three bikes have already been launched in other pan Asian markets by the Japanese giants. Now, in India also after being separated from Bajaj, Kawasaki has upgraded their lineup with 2017 variant of these three models.
Kawasaki Z650 has been launched in India replacing the current on sale model, ER-6n. The new Z650 carries the Sugomi design philosophy of Kawasaki. The new Z650 continues with the existing 649cc parallel twin cylinder engine. The 6-speed transmission is assisted with Slipper clutch for precise gear shifting. The Kawasaki Z650 is featured with light weight trellis frame which is kept exposed for that perfect naked roadster look.
India Kawasaki Motors Pvt Ltd, today right after their official departure from the alliance with Bajaj Auto Ltd. has launched all new Z900 motorcycle. The naked sportster has been added to the fleet of motorcycles being sold directly under Indian subsidiary of Kawasaki Motorcycles. The new Z900 might replace the in-demand Z800 in near future.
Bajaj Auto Ltd (BAL) through an official statement has intimated us that they have officially ended their alliance with Kawasaki Motorcycles in India. The decision of going separate has been reached through a mutual and amicable route between both the companies. The decision will be officially implemented from 1st of April’17. Earlier Kawasaki Motorcycles were being sold through the Probiking outlets of Bajaj, where the after sale service of the Kawasaki bikes were also being taken care of.
Steelbird India has undergone a tie-up with renowned helmet graphic design company- Bargy Design. The European graphic designing company is famous for their helmet designs, they have been designing the helmets for some of the big brands and imminent personalities. Bargy Design was founded in 1987 and now they have been associated with motorcycle brands like Honda, Ducati, MV Agusta and Yamaha. The design company is also known for customizing helmet designs of some of the imminent motoGp racers like Max Biaggi, Loris Capirossi, Andrea Dovizioso.
Harley Davidson India has finally launched the recently unveiled “Street ROD” in India. The bike was recently introduced in the international market and now passing on the all cost benefits related to this made in India motorcycle, the HD launched it in our country at a starting price tag of Rs. 5,86,000/- (Ex-Showroom).
The Milwaukee, USA based legendary motorcycle manufacturer Harley Davidson has introduced another custom model in their 2017 lineup for the exotic market- Street Rod. The new addition is based on the existing Street 750 which happens to be not only designed & developed in India but also manufactured in our own country. The new HD Street Rod 750 is inspired by the iconic “V-Rod” model from the house of Harley Davidson. The bike has received loads of updates, this includes a differently tuned engine which according to company is now capable to produce as much as 20% power and 10% more torque output.
One of Europe’s biggest Motorcycling extravaganzas, the Irish MotorBike Show starts off in style. A three day gala event is hosting never before stuffs this year. The 2017 Irish MotorBike Show is happening at the RDS, Dublin, Ireland. BikesIndia brings to you the live and exclusive coverage of the show as our Overseas Correspondent, Rituraj Sambherao will be reporting live from the venue.