Posts tagged Motorcycle
As you must have known that Bajaj announced that they will announce 11 bikes in 6 months. So keeping up to the promise, Bajaj has launched a new website http://goodbyetraffic.in/, to launch one of its Pulsar’s upgrade in the market on December 9, 2009.
Currently the website features the bikes only 2 aspects:
- Petrol Tank
- Rear portion
You can view images of both as below:
Royal Enfield’s recently launched Bullet Classic in India was well appreciated, but this Bullet is different !!!
Oberdan Bezzi one of world’s famous designers has come up with a new Royal Enfield Bullet 500 Enduro. The bike features an amalgamation of traditional looks and modern style. It can work as an everyday enduro motorcycle that offers good mileage and requires little maintenance. Thanks to very reliable its 500cc single-cylinder engine, which is a tried and tested lot in India as well.
This is to announce that the JK Tyres Junior Cup, 2009, will be held over 10 races, on the following days:
28th November, 2009, 2 races
29th November, 2009, 3 races,
5th December, 2009 2 races and
6th December, 2009, 3 races.
The details are as below:
This is what we enthusiasts were waiting for – Real power with precise looks. That’s what mechanic has done with 2 of spare RD 350 engines. He had 2 Yamaha Rajdoot RD350 engines at his disposal, he rebuilt one of them with brand new sleeves from Bangalore and standard ART pistons, modified the Chasis of the Yamaha FZ16 to fit RD’s engine into it, modified the CDI unit, removed the Cathaletic Converter out of the exhaust and increased the volume of exhaust pipes and added a manifold that connects both exhaust pipes (underneath) into one. He also decreased the no of teeth on the rear sprocket and many other smaller mods.
You can see below more images of the FZ 350 below:
After a long gap we are again back with a post, where we would like to highlight one of the innovative use of the R&D derived for a specific region and ease of use.
My recent visit to Tamil Nadu gave an insight on the Indian two wheeler industry. I observed a unique trend among the owners that was very innovative that almost 90% of the people having a motorcycle installed a special leather bag over their fuel tank for practical purpose like carrying small things/gadgets.
You can see the images of the same below:
A very important two wheeler part that sometimes creates problem and requires special attention is the motorcycle chain. Made of metal based rings, motorcycle chain functions to transmit power to the rear wheel.
Due to excessive usage, hours of continuous functioning or lack of maintenance, the motorcycle chains either wear out or become loose. The basic idea about motorcycle chains, their functioning and few maintenance tips would help to take care of the motorcycle chains.