Tag Archives: Road

How future electric cars could recharge on the road

What if electric cars could recharge while you drive? What if electric cars could recharge while speeding along the highway — freeing drivers to go greater and greater distances without having to stop and plug in? Researchers are working on it. A team from Stanford University reported their latest advance in a research paper published Thursday in the journal Nature. In ... Read More »

Trek Emonda S5 road bike review: will Lance Armstrong sign my friend’s jersey?

Trek Emonda S5: ‘I’ve always had a soft spot for the brand.’ My friend Adam sent me to Austin, Texas, with a task: “Can you get Lance Armstrong to sign my US Postal Service jersey?” It’s like asking someone going to Newcastle if they can persuade Gazza to autograph an old Magpies shirt. Austin is a big place. Almost a ... Read More »

2017 Yamaha FZ25 road test review

Yamaha has had great success in getting Indian customers to invest more in their motorcycles. First came the R15, a bike that got people thinking it was okay to spend over Rs 1 lakh on a 150cc motorcycle. Soon after, the FZ16 convinced buyers that you could pay more for design, engineering and quality even if you didn’t have segment-leading ... Read More »

2017 Triumph Bobber road test review

Triumph’s Bobber is the fifth motorcycle from the new Bonneville line and perhaps the most niche model of all. The evolution is interesting because Triumph has the T100 and T120 models in the middle, holding down the full-retro theme that underpins the Bonneville line. The Triumph Street Twin is retro-flavoured but not enough to not appeal to people who want ... Read More »

Specialized Amira Comp womens road bike review

If you’re after a fast, exciting ride, crave speed and racing is your goal, then let us introduce you to the Specialized Amira. With proven race pedigree, it gives a ride that is as exhilarating and focused as you could wish for. 9 pioneers of women’s cycling Women’s cycling news, reviews, interviews, advice and more on BikeRadar Women Buying on ... Read More »

Scott Contessa Solace 25 women’s road bike review

“A smooth ride that helps you cruise along from A to B in comfort” Highs: Powerful braking, comfortable vibration-damping carbon frame Lows: Bulky hoods, one of the heavier bikes at this price point Buy if: You value a comfortable and stable ride above all else The Scott Contessa Solace is designed with endurance in mind, and it gives a comfortable, ... Read More »

Specialized Amira Comp women’s road bike review

BikeRadar verdict “A fast, nimble and exciting race-ready bike” Highs: Makes you feel like you’re winning La Course on every single ride Lows: Could be unforgiving over very long days in the saddle Buy if: You want to go really, really fast If you’re after a fast, exciting ride, crave speed and racing is your goal, then let us introduce ... Read More »

2017 Harley-Davidson Road Glide Special First Ride Review

First thing this November morning, I was handed over the keys to the new Harley-Davidson Road Glide Special, an all-new touring motorcycle for 2017. We are heading west out of Delhi into Rajasthan on NH8 and dawn has just broken out. The big tourer from Harley-Davidson gobbles up the kilometres with little effort and a quick glance at the speedo ... Read More »

2017 Harley-Davidson Road Glide Special First Ride Review

First thing this November morning, I was handed over the keys to the new Harley-Davidson Road Glide Special, an all-new touring motorcycle for 2017. We are heading west out of Delhi into Rajasthan on NH8 and dawn has just broken out. The big tourer from Harley-Davidson gobbles up the kilometres with little effort and a quick glance at the speedo ... Read More »

TVS Offers 24/7 Road Side Assistance For Its Old And New Two-Wheelers

TVS has always been the one for keeping an eye out for its customers. The Hosur based manufacturer has recently announced its 24/7 Roadside Assistance Program for all of its two-wheeler models. Initially, the program has been launched in 70 cities across the country and TVS says that it will expand to over 200 cities before the month of October ... Read More »