The new Yamaha R15 V3S in matte black has been released by Yamaha in India for Rs. 1.60 lakh (ex-showroom). A 155cc, single-cylinder, liquid-cooled, four-stroke, fuel-injected engine powers the motorcycle. It has 1.4mm wide rear tires, twin-pod LED headlights and taillights, a unibody seat, and a two-channel anti-lock brake system. According to rumors, the firm may soon offer the bike in two additional color variants.
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Madhya Pradesh's Indore police received a complaint against Bollywood actor Vicky Kaushal. The complainant said that his bike was used by Bollywood actor Vicky Kaushal in a movie without permission. 'This is illegal. The film unit can't use my number plate,' read the complaint by Jai Singh Yadav. However, the police said that action will be taken as per provisions of the Motor Vehicles Act after the investigation.
Making reels to gain publicity has become a trend on social media but Uttar Pradesh police imposed a fine of Rs 14,000 to a man for the same. Reportedly, he was riding a bike without a helmet while lip syncing to the line of the song ''Ek Ladki Chahiye''. UP Police shared his video on Twitter. It said such mistakes can ''lead to the end of your story forever… read-more
The deliveries of Honda's flagship motorcycle Gold Wing Tour has commenced in India. Reportedly, the first batch of motorcycles was booked within 24 hours after the booking opened. The bike offers a 1,833 cc, BS-VI engine that generates 124.4 bhp. Besides, it has full-LED lighting, USB Type-C ports, an audio system, etc. The manual variant costs Rs 37,20,342 and DCT version comes at Rs 39,16,055 (ex-showroom).
A truck rammed into the bike on Gandhi Setu in Patna, Bihar on July 5, resulting in the death of a pregnant woman and her two-year-old daughter, leaving the husband critically injured. The husband was rushed to Hajipur Sadar hospital. Reportedly, the truck ran over the mother and daughter when the family was going to Phulwari Sharif in Patna from Hajipur. The driver of the truck was arrested, informed the police.
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Italian bike maker Ducati has announced the price of its Multistrada 950 S 'GP White' for India at Rs15.69 lakh (ex-showroom). The White colour schemed bike will parallel Ducati's Classic Red with similar features including 111 bhp engine with a 6-speed gearbox. Besides, additional features also include full-LED headlight, cruise control, a 5-inch full colour TFT display, electronic suspension, hands-free system and backlit handlebar controls… read-more
British automaker Triumph Motorcycles has released its heavily-awaited triple engine roadster 'Trident 660' in India. Priced at Rs 6.95 lakh, the broad-shouldered model comes with a 660 cc three-cylinder, liquid cooled engine producing 64 Nm torque, and two riding modes - road and rain. Besides encompassing Michelin Road 4 rubber-wrapped Aluminium wheels, the new model is a reminiscent to 'Daytona 675'. Currently, the bike is available across… read-more
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Italian automaker Benelli has launched its 2021 model of highly-awaited 'TRK 502X' in India. With BS6 compliance, the middleweight adventurer is priced between Rs 5.19L-5.29L for different colours. Coming with a 19-inch front and 17-inch rear spoked wheels, the off-road version includes backlight switchgear and redesigned rearview mirrors that offers clear visibility. Rs 31,000 cheaper from the earlier version, the new bike comes with 499cc… read-more
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In an unfortunate accident, the Hero MotoSports rally racer CS Santosh suffered a bike crash at the Dakar Rally in Saudi Arabia. The 37-year-old racer has received a head injury and was immediately airlifted to a hospital in Riyadh. Attending the Dakar Rally for the seventh time Santosh fell on the gravel track. Reportedly, Hero’s rider Paulo Goncalves died in the same stage of the rally last year.
Bajaj's KTM motorcycle on November 20 opened bookings for its new model named 'KTM 250 Adventure'. Priced at Rs 2.48 lakh, the bike has a 248cc single-cylinder liquid-cooled engine, generating power of 30 hp. Besides, it has a six-speed gearbox and a button-enabled off-road mode. Moreover, the bike has been powered by Bosch's Anti-lock Breaking System (ABS). The company's president stated the bike would address the trend of adventure biking… read-more
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