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Month: February 2017

World Women Riders: Shilpa Balakrishnan exploring India on two wheels
Women Riders

World Women Riders: Shilpa Balakrishnan exploring India on two wheels

Mumbai based  biker Shilpa Balakrishnan, one of the country’s most popular woman bikers shares her love for motorcycles, travel and the challenges she accepts that comes on the way. Working in an IT sector, Shilpa is into motorcycling since last 12 years. Q) Shilpa, tell us the reason you started riding? A) I like to travel, explore new places, know the people, their tradition, culture, take up new challenges and much more. Q) Describe on how you got to where you are with motorcycling today. A) I started motorcycling just for fun sake, then for daily commute. The travel bug was always there in me and once I gained experience in riding the motorcycle, it only added wings to my travel bug and thus began my journey on 2 wheels. Q) Why preferred motorcycle over sco...
TnW XClusive: Eicher Polaris Multix pickup spied testing
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TnW XClusive: Eicher Polaris Multix pickup spied testing

Eicher Polaris' first offering for the Indian market, the Multix Personal Utility Vehicle (PUV), has been spotted testing in a new avatar. The Multix in a Pickup form was spotted recently by our spy photographers. The Multix PUV is powered by a Greaves-sourced 510.7cc, single-cylinder, BS-III compliant, water-cooled, diesel engine mated to a 4-speed manual transmission. The engine puts out 9.79 BHP @ 3,000 rpm and 27.1 Nm of torque @ 1,400-2,200 rpm. It has a ground clearance of 225 mm and an ARAI certified fuel efficiency of 28.45 kmpl. The pickup variant is expected to retain the same engine of the Multix PUV. Multix's unique feature the X-PORT—which acts as a generator to give out up to three kilowatts of power to light homes, and power professional equipment such as drilling mach...