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19 hrs ago | Mydigitalfc.com

HMSI eyes rural sales; ties-up with PNB for vehicle finance

Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India has tied up with Punjab National Bank for vehicle finance as the two-wheeler maker eyes greater penetration in the rural and semi-urban regions across the country. The company, which gets around 30 per cent of revenues from rural and semi-urban areas, expects a boost in sales as around 40 per cent of the PNB's total 6,340 branches are located in the rural, semi-urban areas.

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23 hrs ago | Roadracing World

AMA Members To Get Early Demo Ride Access At AMA National Convention/AIMExpo

American Motorcyclist Association members attending the AMA National Convention being held in conjunction with the American International Motorcycle Expo at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla., will get a holeshot on the competition for motorcycle demo rides during the Oct. 18-19 consumer portion of the event. "As anyone who has attended a large gathering of motorcyclists knows, the demo ride area can be one of the most popular, and we're appreciative to AIMExpo and the participating manufacturers for giving AMA members a welcomed benefit at this event," said AMA Vice President of Operations Jeff Massey.

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Related Topix: Motorcycles, Suzuki Motorcycle, Yamaha Motorcycle, Orlando, FL

Yesterday | India Auto News

Honda Cars India confirms hunt for third plant is on

Honda Cars India, the fastest growing car company in the country currently, has some exciting new products in pipeline. But, with their existing plants running to capacity, it will be difficult to cope with the rise in demand which is expected once new products are launched.

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Related Topix: Motorcycles, Honda Honda Motorcycle, Honda CR-V, Honda, SUV, Marketing

Sun Sep 14, 2014

Motorcycle News

Insider trading: - This year we'll be happy to sell 30 GSX-Rs'

It's no secret that new bike sales for Suzuki have been hard of late. The last five years have been particularly tough and this is mainly down to a line-up that is lacking in new and exciting models.

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Related Topix: Motorcycles, Suzuki Motorcycle, Suzuki GSX, Suzuki V-Strom, Suzuki GSX-R, Suzuki B-King

Examiner.com

AHM--- In the beginning, there was Soichiro and a Dream for America

I have studied and written about the origins of Honda's venture into the US marketplace extensively over the years. Recently, I was able to obtain and original AHM dealer sales brochure extolling the advantages and benefits of becoming a Honda motorcycle dealer, here in the US.

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Related Topix: Motorcycles, Honda Dream, Magento, Los Angeles, CA

Sat Sep 13, 2014

Pocono Record

Facing a demographic dead end, bike manufacturers try to broaden their appeal

Eugene Herman rode his Harley-Davidson three-wheeled motorcycle to the Blue Ridge Flea Market in Saylorsburg last Sunday, and parked it on a grassy patch next to a dozen or so two-wheelers. The 66-year-old Northampton resident has been driving a trike since 2011.

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Related Topix: Motorcycles, Harley-Davidson Motorcycle, Harley Davidson, Automakers, Suzuki Motorcycle, Kawasaki Motorcycle, Victory Motorcycle

The Victoria Advocate

Volunteers offer companionship to hospice patients 8 hours from now

Register for the next volunteer training and help give comfort to patients and their families in the final months of their lives. a WHO: Veterans and Spanish speakers are strongly encouraged to apply.

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Related Topix: Victoria, TX, Texas, Motorcycles, Honda Gold Wing, Hallettsville, TX, Port Lavaca, TX

Examiner.com

How can such a good bike go so bada ? more CB77 woes

Yet another CB77 slithered into my driveway recently, with an enthusiastic owner seeking evaluation and perhaps a bunch of repairs to his fairly complete 1965 Super Hawk. Apart from the over-sized tires on both ends and a/m mufflers, the bulk of the bike seemed to be in fair to good condition.

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Related Topix: Honda Super Hawk, Motorcycles

Motorcycle USA

Valerie Thompson Sets New LSR Record

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Related Topix: Motorcycles, BMW Motorcycle, BMW S, Wendover, UT

The Republic

Alabama's Motus motorcycle: Not another cruiser

Alabama entrepreneurs Lee Conn and Brian Case are out to prove that American-made motorcycles shouldn't all have to look like the laid-back cruisers made by Harley-Davidson. The founders of Motus Motorcycles are building a sport-touring machine, designed both for traveling in comfort over long distances and for more spirited riding once you reach prime motorcycling roads.

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Related Topix: Motorcycles, Harley-Davidson Motorcycle, New Hudson, MI, Hudson, MI

Washington Examiner

Alabama's Motus motorcycle: Not another cruiser

Alabama entrepreneurs Lee Conn and Brian Case are out to prove that American-made motorcycles shouldn't all have to look like the laid-back cruisers made by Harley-Davidson. The founders of Motus Motorcycles are building a sport-touring machine, designed both for traveling in comfort over long distances and for more spirited riding once you reach prime motorcycling roads.

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Related Topix: Motorcycles, Harley-Davidson Motorcycle, New Hudson, MI, Hudson, MI

India Auto News

KTM-Bajaj Auto future plans for India include 250cc bike in 2015

KTM recently launched RC 200 and RC 390 sport bikes in India at surprisingly affordable prices. KTM along with its partner Bajaj Auto is set to achieve great milestones in Indian and global markets.

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Related Topix: KTM Motorcycle, Motorcycles, Suzuki Motorcycle, Kawasaki Motorcycle

Rediff.com

Car makers eye festive season to revive fortunes

After a two-year slowdown, car makers are looking forward to the festive season this year to trigger a sustained revival in demand. Sales of passenger vehicles , overall, grew for a fourth straight month in August.

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Related Topix: Honda Honda Motorcycle, Honda, Marketing

Fri Sep 12, 2014

Motorcyclist Magazine

Gas vs. Electric

How many times have you read an article about an electric bike in a motorcycle magazine that claims the final breakthrough has been made? "The future is here!" or some similar Kool-Aid-sipping sentiment is enough to make you think eBikes have finally arrived. And it's true; technology in the field of electric motorcycles is advancing quickly.

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Related Topix: Motorcycles, Zero Dirt Bike, Dirt Bikes, Zero DS, Honda CRF, Honda Dirt Bike

Canada.com

Town Talk: Buffers and duffers - Vancouver supercar show just keeps on growing and growing

Nancy Bendtsen looks wary of being run down by a Tour table in her and husband Niels' Inform furnishings store. BIGGER, BETTER: If Craig Stowe's annual Luxury & Supercar Weekend and concours d'elegance keeps growing, it may occupy an entire golf course.

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Related Topix: Canada, Home Gardening, Home, KTM Motorcycle, Motorcycles, Drugs, Opinion

The Chronicle Herald

Business Bookshelf: Book offers glimpse of the Honda behind the car

Driving Honda, Inside the World's Most Innovative Car Company, by Jeffrey Rothfeder, Published by Penquin, New York, 2014, 309 pages, C$32.95 I'm not hugely interested in the auto industry but there has been so much written about Toyota , I thought it would be a pleasant change to read about the Since its beginnings as a motorcycle company in 1949, Honda has steadily grown into the world's fifth-largest automaker and the largest engine maker in the world. The Honda In North America, Honda remains at the top of the auto industry, with such iconic models as the Civic, Accord and Odyssey; 75 per cent of the cars and trucks it manufactured over the last 25 years are still on the road.

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Related Topix: Motorcycles, Lincoln, AL

Express India

Four years after parting with Hero, India becomes Honda's largest two-wheeler market

India is now Honda's largest two-wheeler market in the world, crossing Indonesia and Vietnam in the past two months, Keita Muramatsu, President & CEO of Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India said. 'We have been growing very fast and right now demand is higher than we can produce.

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India Auto News

KTM RC 200 vs Honda CBR 250R vs Yamaha R15 vs CBR 150R spec compare

KTM RC 200 was launched in India recently and is let to pick a battle against full faired entry level race machines currently on offer in market. These include Honda CBR 250R, Yamaha R15 and CBR 150R.

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Related Topix: Honda CBR, Motorcycles, Yamaha Motorcycle

Thu Sep 11, 2014

Roadracing World

American Honda To Be Title Sponsor Of 2014 AMA Motorcycle Hall Of Fame Induction Ceremony

The American Motorcyclist Association welcomes American Honda Motor Co., Inc. as the title sponsor of the AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony being held Friday, Oct. 17, at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla. Tickets for the American Honda AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony range from $25 to $150 and are available online at www.motorcyclemuseum.org/events/halloffame2014.aspx .

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Related Topix: Motorcycles, Harley-Davidson Motorcycle, Automakers, Honda Motor Co, Orlando, FL, Marketing

Bike EXIF

Re: Bultaco Cazarecords

In 1960, the young Spanish manufacturer Bultaco decided to make a name for itself and claim some long distance records. It built this stunningly beautiful 175cc machine, and took it to the Autodrome de MontlhA©ry just south of Paris.

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