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KTM Duke 390 vs KTM RC 390: Which one should you buy? A ready reckoner

KTM Duke 390 vs KTM RC 390: Which one should you buy? A ready reckoner

| September 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

KTM Duke 390 vs KTM RC 390: Which one should you buy?  The RC390 is epic- no two ways about it! But it’ll always have the Duke 390 hiding in its sharp shadows. With both bikes priced competitively and close to each other, there’s a big dilemma brewing in the minds of motorcycling enthusiasts who […]

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KTM RC390 vs Kawasaki Ninja 300 vs Duke 390: Three Sunrises

KTM RC390 vs Kawasaki Ninja 300 vs Duke 390: Three Sunrises

| September 15, 2014 | 1 Comment

You don’t have to travel too far back in time to remember, how we wished someone built a proper quarter litre motorcycle and presented it to us on a two wheeled platter. That time arrived, people were happy, soon got over their quarter life crisis and then the hunger games for more power took flight. […]

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This modified Shark Tooth R25 from Indonesia is an angry, angry bird

This modified Shark Tooth R25 from Indonesia is an angry, angry bird

| September 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

While we are still waiting to lay our hands on the highly anticipated Yamaha R25 in India, our friends in Indonesia have already started modifying the motorcycle extensively. One such heavily (if not very tastefully) modified specimen of the newest Yammy has been shot and written about by our Indonesian friends at TMC Blog. The […]

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Top commuter bikes for less than INR 50000: Price and Specs comparo

Top commuter bikes for less than INR 50000: Price and Specs comparo

| September 11, 2014 | 2 Comments

Although 50,000 Indian rupees might not be enough for you to become a tech slave and buy the new iPhone, it can buy you freedom and it can buy a comfortable commute for you. The amount is enough to experience the charm of the outdoors, it will set you and your nostrils free from smelly […]

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New Batmobile from the upcoming Batman Vs Superman movie will make your jaws drop

New Batmobile from the upcoming Batman Vs Superman movie will make your jaws drop

| September 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

It’s more than a bird, it’s more than a plane, it’s more than a pretty face besides a train. So it may look absurd, but don’t be naive, this thing will make your heart bleed profusely, it is the new Batmobile. The most outlandish vehicle ever to grace theatre screens is back in its new […]

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KTM RC200 vs Honda CBR250R vs Hero Karizma ZMR: Tech Specs and Features compared

KTM RC200 vs Honda CBR250R vs Hero Karizma ZMR: Tech Specs and Features compared

| September 10, 2014 | 8 Comments

KTM revealed its much awaited full faired RC series on September 9 at an event in Pune. The RC200 and RC390 are the fully faired variants of the 200 Duke and 390 Duke respectively. The KTM RC200 is a potential threat to Honda CBR250R and the Hero Karizma ZMR so we put the Austrian against the Japanese […]

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New tech will allow driving on high beam without blinding oncoming traffic

New tech will allow driving on high beam without blinding oncoming traffic

| September 10, 2014 | 4 Comments

The primary goal of an automotive headlight is to improve safety in low light and poor weather conditions. In India, most of us use them to light everything else, but the tarmac. Some post a ‘Night Lover’ sticker on the rear windscreen and also take the pains to adjust the headlight in such a fashion […]

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Top 5 performance motorcycles under 1.5 lakh INR

Top 5 performance motorcycles under 1.5 lakh INR

| September 9, 2014 | 2 Comments

If budget isn’t a constraint, you can buy anything from a 50 cc moped to an exquisite, hand-made Italian machine. However, sometimes there is limiter on how much we can spend on the things we want or need. So you could be in the market for a performance motorcycle and all you want to part […]

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Cheapest diesel Hatchbacks in India

Cheapest diesel Hatchbacks in India

| September 9, 2014 | 1 Comment

Below is a list of  the five cheapest, bare boned diesel powered hatchbacks on sale in the Indian market today. Ever lasting commutes have taken the joy away from driving petrol fueled brutes and gasoline prices are spiraling mostly up- cheap urban runabouts belching a little black smoke have started making more sense to the pocket friendly Indian “junta”. Also, […]

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KTM RC390 vs Kawasaki Ninja 300: Tech Specs and Features Compared

KTM RC390 vs Kawasaki Ninja 300: Tech Specs and Features Compared

| September 9, 2014 | 4 Comments

Comparing the KTM 390 Duke against the Kawasaki Ninja 300 was like comparing oranges and guava (just because the Kawasaki is green and KTM is orange). The fully faired bodywork and an extra cylinder worked in Ninja’s favour while the KTM had an upper hand in terms of price. But now, with the entry of […]

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Suzuki Gixxer 155 First Look Review: Price and all that you wanted to know

Suzuki Gixxer 155 First Look Review: Price and all that you wanted to know

| September 9, 2014 | 3 Comments

There was a time when 150 cc bikes were considered to be performance oriented offerings in the Indian Motorcycle market. Today, you can choose between a commuter, stylish or a performance oriented 150 cc motorcycle according to your needs. The newest member to join the stylish 150 cc motorcycle group happens to be the Suzuki Gixxer […]

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Would you buy the Volkswagen Cross Polo if it looked like this?

Would you buy the Volkswagen Cross Polo if it looked like this?

| September 6, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Volkswagen Cross Polo sold in India is essentially a hatchback on stilts. It has been made to appeal the urban population who know their car will probably never drive through a real jungle, but would like something which looks different, a little robust, yet doesn’t compromise on the comfort of driving a small car in […]

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Beyond Zen: Kawasaki Z1000 Independence Day Ride

Beyond Zen: Kawasaki Z1000 Independence Day Ride

| September 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

The 2014 Kawasaki Z1000 needs no introduction since it stormed into the super-naked segment with a dynamic changeover. With its crouching predator stance, the new Z1000 took the radical street fighter design to a completely different level. And then that stonking 140 bhp motor eager to make you go bonkers from ridiculously low rpm is […]

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Why the Mahindra Mojo can be the biggest surprise upon launch

Why the Mahindra Mojo can be the biggest surprise upon launch

| September 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Today is Teacher’s day. As a kid, if you paid enough attention in school, it should be easy to remember the story of the blind men and an elephant. In this context, the Mahindra Mojo is that elephant and we are those blind men. The Neil Armstrongs and the Buzz Aldrins amongst us have already opened […]

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Going bananas with a 3-D printed Ducati Panigale 1199

Going bananas with a 3-D printed Ducati Panigale 1199

| September 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

The dot-matrix printer was good for printing your imagination in letters. Then came the inkjet printer, which you could use to print a poster of your favourite character from Baywatch, post it on your bedroom wall and set your imagination free. The latest 3-D printers can print three-dimensional objects of almost any shape from a 3D model or other […]

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