This week saw interesting developments regarding new bikes and some disappointing price hikes too
This week was quite interesting for two-wheeler enthusiasts thanks to the emergence of new details on BS6 motorcycles as well as new product launches. Of course, like all good things in life, there has been some disappointing news too. Check out the top five hottest news of this week:
Royal Enfield Electric Bike Launch Plans On Track
In an interview with a publication, the CEO of Royal Enfield had revealed that the company has made a few prototypes and is evaluating the right segments. Wondering when it is likely to be launched and what it may pack? Well, here’s our analysis.
EXCLUSIVE: BS6 Benellis Incoming
Benelli is gearing up to launch several BS6-compliant motorcycles in the near future. The brand will kick off things with the TRK 502 range and the Leoncino 500. If you’re wondering about the smaller bikes, check this out. As for the Benelli TNT 600i and other new big bikes from Benelli, head here for details regarding the launch timeline.
BS6 BMW G 310 R, G 310 GS Launch Soon
The BS6-compliant versions of the BMW G 310 R and the BMW G 310 GS are all set to hit the roads soon as pre-bookings have been opened for the duo. The best bit is that the two motorcycles are likely to be a lot more affordable. Head here for the launch and delivery timeline.
New 200cc Honda Bike Teased
Honda 2Wheelers India has teased a new sporty-looking motorcycle loaded to the gills with premium features. Going by the teaser, the upcoming bike is likely to be the CB Hornet 200R. You can read the full analysis here.
Price Hikes: BS6 Dio, HF Deluxe, Destini 125
Honda’s sporty scooter, the Dio BS6, has received its second price hike since launch. Hero MotoCorp has introduced more affordable variants of the HF Deluxe and hiked the prices of the existing variants. It has also increased the price of the Destini 125. That said, it still remains one of the most value-for-money scooters in its segment.