Ultimate Bikers Calendar 2016

Ultimate Bikers Calendar 2016

The Ultimate Bikers Calendar 2016 or UBC was conceptualized 3 years ago by Jasminder Singh and the 2015 edition sold more than 5000 copies. The Bikers Calendar 2016 was launched by Ms. Deepa Malik, Arjuna Awardee and a known name on Indian atheletic and motorcycling world. The launch event at Qla near Qutub Minar was filled with biker’s chit-chatter and praises about Jasminder’s dedication to print the calendar every year without fail. This year’s Bikers…

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The Greasy Hands Preacher – Must Watch Motorcycle Movie

The Greasy Hands Preacher – Must Watch Motorcycle Movie

We the bikers are on a lookout for everything motorcycles. This time we stumbled upon the motorcycle movie “The Greasy Hands Preacher”, by Director Clement Beauvais and Producer Arthur de Kersauson with Orlando Bloom (yes the Hollywood actor) as the Executive Producer. The Director-Producer duo had previously worked on a short film – Long Live the Kings. The documentary movie explores the world of custom motorcycles and the people who have dedicated their lives to building…

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Suzuki Gixxer now in dual tone colors

Suzuki Gixxer now in dual tone colors

Suzuki Motorcycle India has introduced new dual-tone color schemes for its bestselling motorcycle – Suzuki Gixxer 155cc motorcycle. Gixxer carries the DNA and legacy of the GSX-R series, and is the flagship model for Suzuki in India. The motorcycle will now also be available in two dual tone colours – Metallic Triton Blue with Pearl Mirage White (BAQ) and Candy Antares Red with Glass Sparkle Black (APS). These have been inspired by Suzuki’s traditional racing…

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Riding the KTM Duke 390 for the very first time, at the Buddh International Circuit

Riding the KTM Duke 390 for the very first time, at the Buddh International Circuit

Riding the KTM Duke 390 for the very first time at the Buddh International Circuit was the moment of truth. The machine thrills the rider on the track and of course off it. The KTM Duke 390 has become a cult and the numbers just prove it. The first time time you sit on it, being to feel the machine, the riding position and the controls, you would be at ease and the worry of 44ps of power that would…

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Harley Davidson Street 750 – Ready for the Streets?

Harley Davidson Street 750 – Ready for the Streets?

Streets are where we ride and Harley Davidson Street 750 seems just the right machine on paper for riding through the streets in India. When Harley Davidson launched the street 750 at the EICMA motor show in 2013, automotive journalists from USA, UK and other developed countries called it the poor man’s Harley. Last week, we got the opportunity to touch, feel, and ride the machine. To start with the looks of Street 750 impressed…

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All New Vespa VX 125 scooter in India

All New Vespa VX 125 scooter in India

Every time the team reviews a scooter or a motorcycle, we all sing the song ‘how does it feel’. With the new Vespa being tested it was more than just this song that the review team sung. The song ‘She’s got the looks’ almost became an anthem for them. Piaggio launched the new premium Vespa VX 125 scooter in India in 2013 and we have reviewed it for you. The new Vespa feels exactly like…

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Bajaj Launches Discover M – A 100cc motorcycle for the new India

Bajaj Launches Discover M – A 100cc motorcycle for the new India

Bajaj Auto, the world’s 3rd largest motorcycle company, launched a new 100cc bike – the Discover 100M in October 2013. It is powered by Bajaj’s patented 4-valve DTS-i technology with 9.3 Ps of power delivering an impressive fuel efficiency of 84 km/l (as per CMVR norms). The ‘Mileage Bikes’ from Bajaj are economical and yet do not deprive the rider of exciting performance and features. The new Discover 100M offers the best of all worlds – Advanced Technology with world’s first…

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Honda Grom, 125cc for that Grommet, young surfer !

Honda Grom, 125cc for that Grommet, young surfer !

Travelling has its own fun especially when you are visiting to plan a motorcycle tour trip for your community. Last month in October, Team Motohood visited Thailand for a recce before we offer the now finalized Feb 2014 tour of Thailand, a 2000 kms ride from Bangkok to Phuket and back. What we saw there was something that amazed us, a Grom, Honda Grom! It is a sweet little ride with amazing capabilities. It stands true…

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