Bike & Car Reviews

January 2018 issue is out on stands now

The January 2018 issue has exclusive drives of the new Audi Q5 and a camouflaged prototype of Ford’s new Figo-based car. We also drive BMW’s latest M5 and Volvo’s XC60, put the Skoda Kodiaq through our rigorous road test, elaborately list out all the new bikes you can expect in 2018, and ride TVS’ much-awaited Apache RR 310 around a race track. ... Read More »

2018 Hero Super Splendor, Passion Pro and Passion XPro unveiled

Hero has updated three of its commuter motorcycles with a number of cosmetic and mechanical changes. The Super Splendor, which is the top-spec variant, comes with a 125cc engine equipped with Hero’s clever i3S (idle-start-stop) system. The Passion PRO gets the more-powerful in-house developed 110cc engine, also with i3S, while the Passion XPRO gets the same mechanicals, albeit with a ... Read More »

Ancheer electric mountain bike review

PRICE WHEN REVIEWED US$599.99 BEST PRICES TODAY Retailer Price Delivery Ancheer £559.99 View Price comparison from,and manufacturers ANCHEER ELECTRIC MOUNTAIN BIKE REVIEW Electric bikes come in all shapes and sizes. Ancheer’s 36V mountain bike sits at the entry level for electric bicycles, but offers a powerful 250W motor that takes the pain out of cycling up hills. PRICE You can buy ... Read More »

Suzuki Swift Sport: Exclusive Review Of The Potent 1.4L Variant

Word is that the Maruti Suzuki Swift will launch in India in its regular diesel and petrol avatars – though with an automatic option at go. But it will soon be followed up with first the Sport and then the hybrid. Yes you read that right – the 3rd generation Swift will finally come to us in the form of ... Read More »

Budget bike prices may jump Rs 5000-10,000 under BS-VI in 2020

Prices of all two-wheelers will sky rocket post implementation of Bharat Stage VI (BS-VI) in 2020 but the budget bike segment will perhaps be most impacted, making them unaffordable to a large section of the buying class. Meeting BS-VI emission standards is mandatory for all vehicle makers post April 1, 2020 and doing so will entail investing in electronic fuel ... Read More »

India Bike Week 2017: Triumph Bonneville Speedmaster Makes Its Debut

The Triumph Bonneville Speedmaster was showcased at the ongoing IBW 2017 Highlights The Triumph Bonneville Speedmaster is based on the Bonneville Bobber It has the same engine as the Bonneville Bobber; a 1,200 cc parallel-twin It will be launched in India in the first quarter of 2018 Triumph Motorcycles India showcased the Bonneville Speedmaster in India at the ongoing India Bike Week ... Read More »

TVS Apache RR 310

TVS Apache RR 310 Preview The heavily anticipated Apache RR 310 from TVS will be launched on 6th December, 2017. The TVS Apache RR 310 (Yes! That is the official name of the bike) was first showcased at the 2016 Auto Expo held in Greater Noida as the Akula concept and is based on the BMW G 310 R, sharing ... Read More »

2017 Royal Enfield Himalayan FI review, test ride

It’s been a rocky ride for the Royal Enfield Himalayan. The bike received high praise at the test ride event in Shimla, where it impressed in the environment it was designed for and named after. But then things went a bit downhill, with numerous reliability issues creeping up. Royal Enfield eventually stopped sale as they set about developing the BS4-spec bike, and they also used ... Read More »

EICMA 2017: Hero MotoCorp XPulse Adventure Bike Concept Unveiled

The Hero XPulse is expected to debut in two versions – off-roader and tourer Highlights The XPulse concept previews Hero’s future direction for big motorcycles The Hero XPulse is expected to use a 200 cc single-cylinder engine The production-spec XPulse bike could go on sale sometime next year In a global unveil at the ongoing EICMA Motorcycle Show, Hero MotoCorp has unveiled ... Read More »

Suzuki Intruder First Ride Review

The Suzuki Intruder has been launched in India at Rs. 98,340 The Suzuki Intruder name isn’t new. In fact, the first Suzuki Intruder was launched more than three decades ago, in 1985. Over the years, the Suzuki Intruder has seen several revisions, and has made a mark as a beefy, new age, muscular cruiser motorcycle from the Japanese manufacturer’s stable. Over the ... Read More »