The mighty S 1000 RR gets its first ever generation change and we head over to the BIC to discover a machine that is lighter, faster and easier! Rishaad Mody gives you the first impression after a brief ride on the racetrack.
TVS Motor Company Friday launched ethanol-powered bike TVS Apache RTR 200 Fi E100, priced at Rs 1.2 lakh. The company said the new model would be available for sale in sugarcane-producing Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh and Karnataka, to begin with. Currently, there are no ethanol fuelling stations in the country. But, speaking at the launch event here, Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari said his ministry will ask the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas to open ethanol pumps in the country.
E-scooters touted as zero-carbon urban transport are flooding city streets worldwide, but just how green they are remains an open question.The companies — from multinationals to local start-ups — distributing them insist the omnipresent two-wheel vehicles are a boon for the environment and a curb on global warming."Bird was founded to help create a cleaner and more hospitable world that prioritises people over cars," the American firm, one of the global leaders in e-scooters, says on its website."Scooters cut the use of vehicles and reduce the volume of traffic on the road," it said. "They also help reduce pollution and improve air quality."
Electric two-wheeler maker Revolt Intellicorp Tuesday unveiled its first electric motorcycle RV400. Revolt Intellicorp has a manufacturing facility at Manesar in Haryana plans to roll out the model in seven major cities in the next four months. Here's all you need to know about the bike:
Honda finally brings its 300cc platform to India in the form of the handsome new CB300R. Is this just what the doctor ordered, or is it a case of too little, too late? Rishaad Mody rides out to find some answers.