Hero is stepping away from its historic partner, Honda, in a big way. The Indian company has nothing to prove in terms of its ability to produce a solid, reliable machine- but can it design its own bike? It won’t have to, because it has Erik Buell.
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Earlier this month, India’s Hero motorcycles introduced its RNT diesel motorcycle to the world. Powered by a 150 cc turbocharged diesel, the high-utility bike promised a high-MPG, biofuel-capable future to millions (if not billions) of people in southeast Asia … and all we could do, stateside, was wonder: Would we ever be able to get […]
Hero motorcycles has unveiled a new diesel motorcycle concept called the RNT, that combines diesel efficiency and extreme utility AND hybrid electric drive!
Harley-Davidson’s upcoming Street 500 and Street 750 models have raised a few eyebrows with their water-cooled engines and “Made in India” construction, but Harley hopes this latest video will help its new Street models raise your pulse more than your eyebrows.
The new Harleys are global products with cleaner emissions, better gas mileage, more recycled materials, and a lower price than the current ‘Hogs, but I still can’t get behind them. From the cheap, aftermarket-looking air cleaner to the rubber sleeves on the front forks to the JC Whitney-spec heat shield on the exhaust, the newest […]