Tag Archives: 2019:

Passenger vehicle sales remain tepid in December 2019

The year 2019 is over and out, and the following is what the last month of the year had to show in terms of sales, as passenger vehicle (PV) manufacturers rejigged production schedules and inventory levels to get ahead of the BS6 mandate from April 2020. Manufacturers in India report despatches to dealers as sales numbers. An analysis of 10 ... Read More »

Top 10 Bike Reviews Of 2019

As 2019 comes to an end, we take a look back at the best bike reviews of the year. This list isn’t necessarily of the best all-round products, or the best value-for-money bikes, but a list of some of the bikes which left a lasting impression, and we enjoyed reviewing the most. From entry-level street bikes, dual-sport adventure bikes, to ... Read More »

Tokyo Motor Show 2019: Concept Cars Set to Hit the Floor

With the Tokyo Motor Show less than a fortnight away, here are the concept cars slated to hit the show floor. Over the years, the annual Tokyo Motor Show has become one of the most popular events across the world to show off automotive concept models. Thanks to teasers and official manufacturer announcements, these are the concept models that we ... Read More »

2019 JAWA FORTY TWO ROAD TEST REVIEW

I’m pretty sure when Classic Legends showcased the new generation Jawa and Jawa Forty Two last year they expected a crazy response but not the kind of crazy it has turned out to be. Unofficially I hear there’s over 40,000 bookings and the response has been so overwhelming, Jawa stopped online bookings months back! Classic Legends is now hard at ... Read More »

2019 MV Agusta F3 800 RC review, test ride

If you buy an MV Agusta F3 800 RC, you’ll receive your motorcycle and a very special wooden chest. In this goodie box that MV calls the ‘Racing Kit’, you’ll find a bunch of tasty treats – the most special of them being a titanium and carbon-fibre SC Project exhaust system. MV also supplies a special power unit with a ... Read More »

2019 CFMOTO 650MT ROAD TEST REVIEW

Until a few months ago CFmoto was an alien name to most of us. We’d never heard about the manufacturer, but the Chinese motorcycle maker has partnered with Bengaluru-based AMW Motorcycles and entered the Indian two-wheeler space with as many as four motorcycles, of which three are middleweight machines! Talk about making an entrance. We’ve just gotten our hands on ... Read More »

2019 SUZUKI GIXXER ROAD TEST REVIEW

The Gixxer was the perfect shot in the arm for Suzuki when it came out in 2014. In fact, not only did it do well for the Japanese manufacturer, the bike also went on to become one of the bestselling 150cc motorcycles in the country. Of course, with a name like that – ‘Gixxer’ is what Suzuki’s sportsbike family is ... Read More »

2019 Suzuki Gixxer SF 250 Review

The 2019 Suzuki Gixxer SF 250 was launched in India a few months ago and we happened to ride it at the Buddh International Circuit as well. It did manage to impress us with its dynamics but we were keen on riding the motorcycle on regular traffic laden roads to see how it fared as a daily ride! The launch of the ... Read More »

2019 HERO XPULSE 200 ROAD TEST REVIEW

The Hero XPulse 200 needs no introduction as one of the most highly anticipated small capacity motorcycles to get launched this year. After all, it is positioned as an entry-premium adventure tourer, a genre of motorcycles that are gaining importance increasingly. And that’s beside the fact that the XPulse 200 has been developed by Hero MotoCorp with help from none ... Read More »

New Car Registrations Down By 4.6%, Two-Wheelers By 5% In June 2019: FADA

Uttar Pradesh had the highest vehicle registrations last month at 2,93,905 units The Federation of Automobile Dealers Associations (FADA) today released the Monthly Vehicle Registration Data for the Month of June 2019. According to the FADA report, last month, the total Vehicle Registrations fall 5.4 per cent. This includes a drop of 4.6 per cent in passenger vehicle sales, and ... Read More »