Weekly News Wrap-up: Honda Unicorn BS6 Launched, Husqvarna Svartpilen 250 & Vitpilen 250 Launched, Bajaj Dominar 250 Incoming & More!
Here’s what made the news this past week
There were quite a few two-wheeler launch updates this past week and not all of them were mere BS6 updates. Get your weekly dose here:
BS6 Honda Unicorn Gets A Bigger 160cc Heart
After tackling the smaller commuter segment, Honda has started updating its larger-than-125cc-products starting off with the Unicorn BS6. While the earlier CB Unicorn was powered by a 150cc unit, Honda has had to revert back to a 160cc motor for the BS6 bike. Here's all the dope you need on the new bike.
The Husky 250s Are More Affordable Than The KTM 250 Duke
Husqvarna has become the newest entrant in the Indian motorcycling space as it launched the made-for-India Svartpilen 250 and Vitpilen 250 this past week. The two bikes arrive at the same price point. Surprisingly, the more premium and funky Huskies are more affordable than its racy KTM sibling, the 250 Duke.
The Dominar 250 Is Nearly Here!
Confirming all our suspicions, Bajaj Auto has invited us to ride its upcoming motorcycle, the Dominar 250. The motorcycle is expected to launch in a couple of weeks and will be the fourth bike in India to make use of the KTM-developed 248.8cc single-cylinder engine after the aforementioned KTM and Husqvarna bikes.
Larger, Leaner & Meaner Africa Twin Coming Soon
The first of the large capacity Honda motorcycles is set to arrive on our shores with the legendary Africa Twin now arriving with a larger parallel-twin heart. Know when it is arriving and how much it could be priced at here.
EXCLUSIVE: The Yamaha FZ25 BS6 Is Almost Here!
News of Yamaha updating the FZ25 to BS6 isn't new. However, unofficial bookings have begun at select Yamaha dealerships. Know all about the booking process here.