Tag Archives: Classic

Classic cars: Model T club shows off collection at auto show

ALPINE LAKE — They called themselves the Four Vagabonds. No, it wasn’t a 1950s singing group. It wasn’t even the ‘50s. Think 40 years earlier. “Between 1915 and 1924, Henry Ford, Thomas Edison, Harvey Firestone and John Burroughs, calling themselves the Four Vagabonds, embarked on a series of summer camping trips.” That’s according to TheHenryFord.org. They drove Ford Model T ... Read More »

10 TIMELESS cars we want back on the road: Maruti Zen to Mahindra Classic

There are some cars that leave a lasting impression on not just their buyers but also on every car aficionado worth his salt. These are the cars that you want to see on the road forever. While the production of these cars has stopped, you want them to return. True, one can always buy these cars from the used car ... Read More »

Modified Royal Enfield Classic 500 ‘Bazuka’ looks like a Confederate Fighter motorcycle

Confederate Motors is a US-based exotic motorcycle manufacturer whose products are well-known for their outlandish design and stratospheric price tags. These motorcycles came into the limelight back when M.S Dhoni, our star cricketer, added a Confederate Hellcat X132 to his garage. The exclusivity of this motorcycle can be gauged by the fact that its other owners include stars like Brad ... Read More »

Upcoming Bikes Of 2018: Top 5 Modern Classic Bikes

The New Year will see a lot of action in the modern classic segment of motorcycles in India as well. And there will be a lot of new bikes in the modern classic genre from British origin motorcycle manufacturers like Triumph, Norton and even Royal Enfield closer home. In fact, Royal Enfield will be introducing the company’s first twin-cylinder motorcycles ... Read More »

2018 Harley-Davidson Heritage Classic review, test ride

The Heritage Classic has always been a transition model between the Harley-Davidson’s traditional Softail range and their bigger, fully loaded Touring line. It’s also been one of the company’s best-selling models, internationally. For 2018, the Heritage Classic has seen some big updates as part of the new Softail line-up, and while it does keep some of the more classic features ... Read More »

2017 UM Renegade Commando Mojave, Classic review, test ride

With the motorcycle market in India developing a steady upward rhythm, it’s only logical to provide buyers with a wider variety of options. While UM already has the Renegade Commando and Sport S as part of its line-up, it’s gone and introduced two more models that are based on the same cruiser platform – the Renegade Commando Mojave and Classic. ... Read More »

UM Renegade Classic First Ride Review

UM Motorcycles has launched two new models – the Renegade Classic and the Renegade Commando Mojave Edition in India. The launch of these two motorcycles was followed by a media ride where we got our hands on the UM Renegade Classic, and we got to ride the bike near Corbett National Park, in northern India. UM is a fairly new entrant in the Indian ... Read More »

Triumph Street Scrambler first ride review: Classic motorcycle with off-road abilities

In a time before mass produced dirt bikes the concept of the Scrambler was conceived. Junkies would strip their motorcycle of anything that made their bike slower. The result would be a motorcycle that could go faster and could shred its way through whatever hill climb, muddy berm or gravel flat-track that stood in its way. Keep in mind back ... Read More »

Review: Triumph Thruxton R — Classic Full-Blooded British Cafe Racer

The new Bonneville range is the best selling series of motorcycles for the iconic British bike maker till date and it has created some niche models. One of these models is the Thruxton R, which, is among the best looking cafe racers around. We took the cafe racer from Triumph for a spin in the city and on the highway ... Read More »

Downtown Burbank Car Classic to honor Road Kings

This 1952 Chevy Deluxe was one of many classic cars displayed at the Downtown Burbank Car Classic in Burbank in 2015. (File Photo) he Road Kings of Burbank started in 1952 as a club for local drag racers and hot rodders. However, the group, which is a co-producer of an upcoming car show, has become much more than a bunch ... Read More »