The Harley Davidson Dyna has acquired the same conventional expressions as it was in World War II, all the same, with cutting-edge technology. Harley Davidson Dyna is the classiest and comfy bike. The Harley Davidson Dyna arrives in a couple of variants namely, Harley Davidson FXDC Super Glide and Harley Davidson FXDB Street Bob. Both the motorcycles are being fitted out with air cooled, twin cam 96 power train that brings forth a peak power of J1349 and acquires peak torsion of 124.73 Nm at 3,000 revolutions per minute. The fuel injection of the Harley Davidson Dyna is Electronic Sequential Port fuel injection system. The engine of the motorcycle is coupled with a 6 speed manual gearbox. The fuel tank content of the Harley Davidson Dyna Street Bob is 17.7 liters while this is 18.9 liters in Super Glide. You will be getting a fuel mileage of about 3 kmpl in these bikes. Continue reading
BMW Motorrad, the 2 wheeler wing of BMW Group has completed 30 years with its K series bikes. To celebrate this, BMW Motorrad will be unveiling a special 30th anniversary edition of K1300S superbike at EICMA. This bike is also known as “30 Jahre K-Modelle”. The special edition K1300S will have some cosmetic changes and will feature bigger headlights.
There is no official information about the modifications to improve the performance. More information regarding the changes will be revealed at the EICMA. According to the rumour mills the features in this special edition include ABS brakes, BMW’s second-generation electronic suspension adjustment (ESA II), and automatic stability control (ASC). Other major features include a tinted windshield, HP shift assistant, HP footrests for rider and passenger, heated grips, on-board computer etc.
The special anniversary edition of k1300S will retain the 1293cc, 4-stroke in-line 4-cylinder-engine in the earlier model. The four valves per cylinder, 2 overhead camshafts engine with compression ratio 13:1 produces a power output of 173 bhp at 9250 rpm and 140 Nm of torque at 8250 RPM. The top speed attainable is 170 kmph. The engine is mated to a 6 speed constant mesh gearbox. It is built on an aluminum twin open spar type chassis and rides on BMW Duolever single strut. It has a kerb weight of 228 kgs. In this BMW braking performance is provided by 2 x four-piston calipers, 320mm discs at the front and Two-piston floating caliper, 265mm disc at the rear. This will surely be a head turner at EICMA.
It has now been revealed officially that Bajaj Motors will be coming out with the much awaited and anticipated 375 cc Bajaj Pulsar bike in the year 2013. This bike has been totuted to be the real competitor for the KTM Duke 390 that is also set to arrive in India shortly. This bike is also being launched in India by Bajaj and Bajaj Motors will be launching its version of the Pulsar 375 cc bike only after the Duke 390 is launched in India. In all probability, Baja Pulsar 375 cc bike will be coming out in the middle of 2013.
The Duke 390 is awaited to be released at forthcoming Milan bike Show, 2012 in November and the motorcycle could get an Indian debut as early as March 2013. The Pulsar 375 might debut a couple of months subsequently, as it would be partaking a great deal of parts with the Duke 390, even so at a far cheaper price label. The Duke 390 motorcycle is anticipated to be priced at just about Rs. 2 lakhs in India whereas there is every possibility of the Bajaj Pulsar 375 cc to come out for Rs. 1.4 to Rs. 1.5 lakhs. So, at this price 2013 Bajaj Pulsar 375 which assures to be the most knock-down Pulsar ever constructed would create a new niche in this bike segment which could be a real challenge for other bike manufacturers in India to replicate. KTM Duke 390 would be heavily supported by the Duke 200 model and Bajaj can as well adopt the identical mechanism.
As much you concentrate on the performance parts and the enhancement of the bike, it is also very vital in concentrating the security of the bike. The Security is very essential for the bike as the theft rate is keeping on escalating day by day. Even though, if you park your bike in a secure parking area, it would not be a very tough task for the people to cheat the security of such parking lots. Likewise the next things which people usually believe are the mechanical locks. These mechanical locks can be dismantled easily with the very cheap gadgets available in the market. Continue reading
There are several enhancements in the field automobile industry for the amusement of the drivers. Mostly, it will be an easy thing for the people who travel on the car and the buses to shoot all the natural sceneries around them when they travel. But for the people who travel on the bike it would be a tedious process for taking such amusing photos. They have to break their travel pause at the places they need and then shoot the photos which they need. Suppose if the rider is travelling along lovely scenery it would become a tedious process for him to shoot down by stopping at every place. Continue reading
Another Merc model that has already garnered rave reviews internationally, the SLS Roadster will be one for the super-rich with an added dollop of style. The car has lost its roof and along with it, the impressive gullwing doors, but does not miss out on any bit of the German muscle-meets-supercar attitude. It is still one of the best driver’s cars anywhere in the world .it is showier than its roofed cousin, thanks to the foldable fabric top.
The automobile companies are competing to offer discounts and freebies to lure customers during this festive season. Skoda Auto India has announced that it is going to remove all discounts on its flagship hatchback, Fabia and is reducing the discount margins on other cars including Rapid, Superb and the Yeti. Skoda India’s Chief Operating Officer, Sudhi Rao said that “We are not going to increase discounts, but adopt a different strategy to sell our cars. We will keep our prices real without rendering any concessions. Though most of our cars would be more expensive than competition, we expect our superior brand and contemporary European technology to keep the sales momentum going.
Rao added that: “Even after reducing discounts across all our cars, we have managed to consistently increase sales, which have proved our point till now. We have enjoyed customers’ confidence and would decide our future strategy after assessing the performance during the festive period,”
Skoda believes that the quality of their vehicles will help them to get the expected sales during the festive season. Though of the most automakers have increased base prices of their popular models because of uneven economic conditions of our country, they are offering discounts for this season. Maruti Suzuki is offering a discount of up to Rs 35,000 on Alto; the Honda Cars India is offering goodies up to Rs 50,000 on its flagship sedan, Honda City. Tata Motors has offered the additional benefits/accessories of worth Rs 25,000 on Nano and Rs 75,000 on Manza.