Major motorbike evaluations of 2020

The ongoing pandemic posed big worries for the automakers commencing from producing to retail, but with things finding back again on track and profits attaining pre-covid stages, dark clouds eventually look to be relocating absent. There have been various really considerable bike launches in 2020 which will be known for shaping up the year and here’s a listing of some of the most enjoyable motorcycles of 2020 which HT Automobile comprehensively savored driving and filming.

Hero Xtreme 160R:

The Delhi-based mostly two-wheeler maker introduced the new Xtreme 160R in the marketplace in June. It arrived out to be fairly an remarkable bike to ride which stood out with its light-weight geometry, very good looks and peppy general performance. With the new Xtreme, Hero aims to challenge the likes of sporty commuters this sort of as Suzuki Gixxer, Yamaha FZ16 and the Bajaj Pulsar 150.

Royal Enfield Meteor 350:

The Meteor 350 is a sweet surprise which managed to impress with its overall performance and rideability. It promises to be an all-new Royal Enfield which will also provide as a base for several future bikes from the Chennai-based mostly automaker. Royal Enfield has also introduced its new Tripper convert-by-switch navigation function on the Meteor 350 which is very first for the brand name. It comes out as a immediate rival to the likes of Honda H’Ness CB350 and Royal Enfield Common 350.

Triumph Tiger 900 Rally Pro:

Triumph Tiger 900 Rally Pro is the major-spec variant in the new Tiger 900 line. (HT Automobile/Prashant Singh)

The Tiger 900 line replaces the earlier-gen Tiger 800 motorcycles and the ‘Rally Pro’ suffix represents that it sits at the quite top rated-of-the-line in the new Tiger 900 relatives. The new ADV arrives with improved electronics, a a lot more powerful motor, and lighter weight, all of which occur jointly to make it a drastically improved presenting. (Browse complete assessment in this article)

Husqvarna Svartpilen 250/Vitpilen 250:

The Swedish bike earning brand name Husqvarna landed in India in early 2020 and the firm introduced its KTM 250 Duke-based mostly Svartpilen 250 and Vitpilen 250 motorcycles. Each the bare siblings now serve as the only solutions from Husqvarna in India. From unconventional appears and layout to peppy general performance and up to day technology, the 250 Twins have it all. Soon they will be joined by the bigger displacement alternative in the type of Svartpilen 390/Vitpilen 390.

TVS Apache RTR 200 4v:

The Apache RTR 200 4v is the flagship product in the RTR collection which comprises a range of similarly reputed bikes. It was up-to-date to the recent BS 6 emission standards in 2019 and TVS also utilised this option to introduce far more updates to the motorcycle.