Big baggers, supersports and a moto-scooter — fresh rubber to burn!
DUCATI 1299 SUPERLEGGERA
Allow us to blow your mind with some figures for this red hot Ducati – 1285cc. 215bhp. 167kg (dry weight). 1287bhp/tonne. `1.12 crore. Now that we have got your attention, allow us to elaborate on how Bologna does it. Take the 1285cc Superquadro (same as the 1299 Panigale) engine, replace the steel liners by cast alloy and some titanium connecting rods you have already saved over 2kg. Discount another 1.7kg for the lithium-ion battery. Add a carbonfibre frame, swingarm and even wheels (first ever on a production superbike). Tag along your MotoGP mechanics and add Ducati Power
ROYAL ENFIELD CLASSIC 350 REDDITCH COLOURS
Paying homage to the birthplace of Royal Enfield in Britain, the company decided to release three new colours for their highly successful Classic 350 under the Redditch umbrella with the iconic British red, green and blue colours. Launch to the package. Bring in multi-adjustable 43mm Ohlins FL936 forks (1.4kg lighter than the ones on the Panigale R) and a multi-adjustable Ohlins TTX36 shock absorber with a titanium spring, which saves another 0.5kg. Now, sell your house as soon as possible, as only 400 bikes are expected to be sold!
HONDA CB UNICORN 160
Honda's celebrated Unicorn bike is now fully BS IV compliant with the same 162.71cc single-cylinder air-cooled engine. The bike also gets Honda's HET technology as well as AHO (Automatic Headlights On) system. The new Unicorn receives refreshed graphic schemes as well as a new Matte Marvel Blue colour.
KTM RC 200 AND RC 390
Adhering to Euro IV norms, KTM brings the updated RC 390 to India with a host of updates. Apart from the visual cues, the bike gets ride-by-wire system, a larger front disc brake, span-adjustable levers, a thicker pillion seat, a new mirror design and an upswept exhaust ditching the previous underbelly one (on the 390). The RC 200 just gets more of the orange palette in its clothing and that is about it.
HONDA NAVI ADVENTURE
Honda 2 Wheelers India had created quite a spark among many college-goers with their NAVi in 2016 and it became an instant crowd favourite. To keep the momentum going, Honda released the Adventure kit. The Adventure NAVi gets the rustic brown treatment as well as a bash-plate and longer rear grab-rail.