Tuesday, September 22

Year: 2015

Husqvarna readies riders for their first Dakar Rally
Motorsport News

Husqvarna readies riders for their first Dakar Rally

The newly formed Rockstar Energy Husqvarna Factory Racing Team has readied three riders and their mean machines for the 2016 Dakar Rally.  Riding the Husqvarna FR 450 Rally machine in the factory team colours will be Dakar veterans Pablo Quintanilla of Chile and Portugal’s Ruben Faria, with Frenchman and Frenchman Pela Renet contesting his first edition. (more…)
World Women Riders: Vartika Pande aka SOFTY. Offroader and stunter
Women Riders

World Women Riders: Vartika Pande aka SOFTY. Offroader and stunter

Meet Vartika Pande, also known as 'Softy'. She is one of the founder member of The Bikerni- an all women motorcyclist group. Vartika is also the best known female off-road motorcycle rider and stunter. She has also participated in the Pulsar MTV Stuntmania, India's first stunt biking reality show. (more…)
Team Yokohama Wins IRC 2000 & 1600 cc categories
Automobile News, Motorsport News

Team Yokohama Wins IRC 2000 & 1600 cc categories

Team Yokohama for the Indian Rally Championship (IRC), has concluded the Year 2015 on a high. Its seasoned Motorsports pair of Rahul Kanthraj and co-driver Vivek Bhatt, has won in the IRC 2000 class and the team pair of Karna Kadur and co-driver Vivek Ponnusamy has come on Top in the 1600 cc category. (more…)
OK Play India launches E-Raaja electric rickshaw
Technology Developments: India

OK Play India launches E-Raaja electric rickshaw

OK Play India, the manufacturer of plastic auto components, launched the E-Raaja electric rickshaw. The E-Raaja has been priced at Rs 1.15-1.25 lakh (inclusive of taxes, Delhi). The company plans to produce the e-rickshaws from its two manufacturing units - one in Sohna (Haryana)and the second one in Ranipet ( Tamil Nadu). (more…)
Daimler India launches Mercedes-Benz Super High Deck SHD 2436 Coach
Automobile News, Automobiles India

Daimler India launches Mercedes-Benz Super High Deck SHD 2436 Coach

Daimler India Commercial Vehicles announced the start of sales of the Mercedes-Benz coach - the Super High Deck SHD 2436 with the handing over of the first set of buses to a customer in Chennai. The luxury coach is manufactured out of its plant in Oragadam and offers a high seating capacity of upto 61 pushback seats and 14 cubic meters of luggage space. (more…)
World Women Riders: Ieva Baublyte from United Kingdom (Part-1)
Women Riders

World Women Riders: Ieva Baublyte from United Kingdom (Part-1)

Team TnW meets Ieva Baublyte, from United Kingdom. Ieva enjoys riding on tracks and has participated in motorcycle trackdays which according to her is the the most exciting, fun and effective way to improve your riding skills. She also adds, "I think a lot of people underestimate what we female are fragile, can't handle big bikes but we can ride a motorcycle no matter how big or fast it may be. " (more…)
DSK Benelli TNT 25 launched @ INR 1.68 lakhs
Automobile News

DSK Benelli TNT 25 launched @ INR 1.68 lakhs

DSK Motowheels and Italian Superbike brand Benelli launched the TNT 25 in the Indian market. The motorcycle is available in two variants – Standard and Premium priced at  Rs 1.68 lakh and Rs 1.75 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi) respectively.  The  TNT 25 will compete against the likes of KTM Duke 200 and the Mahindra Mojo. (more…)
World Women Riders: Nina Siermann from Germany
Women Riders

World Women Riders: Nina Siermann from Germany

Nina Siermann, biker girl from Germany shares her motorcycling story with team TnW. She now rides a Honda CBR600RR. Nina says , "There is nothing better after a bad day than coming home, knowing your motorcycle is there in the garage waiting for you to go for a ride. It makes you forget everything." (more…)