Honda Plans Massive Product Onslaught, 10 Bike Launches In 2015

The new set of launches will see 7 product refreshes and 3 completely new products hitting the showrooms over the next year. On the sidelines of the Honda CB Unicorn 160 launch, Honda India spoke about its plans for the coming year which will see ten new two-wheelers hitting the market and will include seven […]

Hero Sells 700 Bikes Online During Google’s GOSF Offer

The success of Hero bikes online showcases the potential that the automotive sector has in the online space which is valued at around Rs. 1000 crores in the near future. Google’s Great Online Shopping Festival (GOSF) is a 72 hour extravaganza wherein e-commerce websites come together and provide massive discounts on products ranging from apparel […]

Honda Plans Low Cost Motorcycle To Beat Hero

The low-cost motorcycle will be locally developed at Honda’s R&D facility and will be using cost reduction measures through technology intervention to keep the price competitive. Having launched the all-new CB Unicorn 160 yesterday, Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India (HMSI) spoke about its offerings in the coming year and the plan to launch a new […]

2015 Honda CB Unicorn 160 Specifications & Features

The 2015 Honda CB Unicorn is here to offer performance and comfort at a lucrative price tag and is targeted at younger riders between the age group of 25-35 years. Honda India finally launched its much awaited offering the CB Unicorn 160 in the country, priced at Rs. 69,350/-, while the top-spec CBS equipped variant […]

Suzuki Gixxer vs Honda CB Unicorn 160 vs Yamaha FZ-S – Spec Comparo

The new Honda CB Unicorn 160 is the latest entrant in the premium 150cc segment that has already some interesting offerings in the form of the Yamaha FZ-S and Suzuki Gixxer. The past year has seen some very feisty offerings march up in the premium end of the 150cc segment giving customers the perfect mix […]

You read it first on MotorBeam. Hero MotoCorp has made big promises but we are yet to witness much action from India’s largest 2-wheeler manufacturer. After firing new engines and showcasing a slew of products, the company is yet to put any on sale. Till date, all new products continue to use Honda engines but […]

ARAI Proposes Mandatory ABS On 125cc & Above Bikes By 2017

The fitment of ABS on 125cc and above two-wheelers is being considered by the government and will be mandated from 2017 once the crash test facilities and manufacturers are prepared for the implementation. Two-wheeler safety in India has been highly ignored and been an issue we have discussed at great lengths as well. While Europe […]

Honda CB Unicorn 160 Launched, Priced From Rs. 69,350/- [Live]

The new Honda Unicorn 160 shares several components with the CB Trigger and will compete against the Yamaha FZ 2.0, Suzuki Gixxer and the likes in the premium end of the 150cc segment. Closing the year on a high, Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India (HMSI) has launched its all-new offering the CB Unicorn 160 priced […]

Metzeler Tyre Set For KTM 390 Priced At Rs. 16,160/-

KTM service centres will replace your worn out tyres for Rs. 16,160/- (for a set). Many of them have started keeping inventory of these imported tyres. When the KTM Duke 390 was launched, many were impressed by the Metzeler Sportec M5 Interact tyres, even stating that they offer grip like its dry in the wet. […]

Honda Plans Massive 250cc Motorcycle Assault, Inline-4 Possible

Honda has taken a major leap in the expansion of the quarter-litre segment as the Japanese maker announced that the induction of a new production line at its Karawang plant (Indonesia) will churn out an additional 5,00,000 units annually. With the induction of the new line, the volume of the Karawang plant is raised to […]