Victory and Indian parent company Polaris has released its first quarter earnings for 2016, with the company reporting that sales of its motorcycle segment rose 18 percent from the same quarter last year.
Honda and the Isle of Man Tourist Trophy are two brands that are hard to separate, at least when talking about the last decades, and their partnership has just grown stronger this year.
The recent downturn in oil and potash prices has curbed consumer spending in some sectors, but it does not appear to have affected Saskatchewan residents’ penchant for motorcycles. Jason O’Handley thinks he know why.
Alough Indian Motorcycle holds bragging rights as the first American motorcycle brand—it was founded in 1901, two years before Harley Davidson in 1903—it still trails Harley in terms of sales and visibility. To attract more fans, Indian is focusing on its heritage and on driving foot traffic into stores.
NEW DELHI: Royal Enfield has been the fastest growing motorcycle brands in the country and has now climbed into the top 5 motorcycle manufacturers in India, in the process, overtaking India Yamaha Motor.
Motorcycle and moped sales were down 0.24% and 3.32% in FY16, thanks to dampened rural demand. This, in turn, dragged the overall two-wheeler sales growth rate down to a modest 3.01% for the full year from 8.09% overall growth rate in the previous year.
As motorcycle and moped sales declined during the first eleven months of FY16, it dragged down the overall growth of the Indian two-wheeler industry, which grew a modest 2.2% year-on-year (yoy) for the 11-months FY16.
BMW Motorrad has begun the riding season of 2016 with great success. The Bavarian motorcycle brand has achieved an increase in sales of 7.7% during the first three months of 2016, a 2,418 unit increase when compared with last year’s performance.
As springtime brings finer weather, thoughts are turning to weekend breaks and vacation getaways. What better way to take in the season's scenery and blow off winter cobwebs than with a motorcycle trip. Here's a look at some of the hottest two-wheeled rides for hitting the road to adventure in 2016.
Mumbai: Bajaj Auto Ltd, India’s largest exporter of motorcycles, and the company’s Austrian partner KTM AG are extending their partnership to Indonesia, the biggest motorcycle market in South East Asia, the Pune-based firm said in a filing to the stock exchanges on Friday.