LED lights for Motorcycle

The headlights of my Karizma are pretty useless on the highways and in the Ghats (This is probably true for most of the bikes). I realised this during the Kanyakumari trip and I was determined to do something about it as soon as I returned back to Pune. At first, I was excited to the […]

Pune to Hyderabad: Part 3

Note:- The following article is based on my experience from September 2013, my first ever inter city bike ride. Post tea break somewhere close to Bidar, I started again. It was 4.30ish and I had covered 450 km or so. Hyderabad was still 100 odd km away. The road continued to stay miserable with crater […]

Tales of a Pillion Rider : Part-2

– Excerpts from Ritam Shome  With our tired bodies while I wore my helmet and Rushi wore his, I quickly took a good picture of the scenic hill fort behind him overlooking the Amby Valley Auditorium. Let’s go!! I was unable to move much as the non-stop dancing and partying had taken its toll on me. […]

Pune to Hyderabad: Part-1

Note:- The following article is based on my experience from September 2013, my first ever inter city bike ride. After riding my 150cc Honda Unicorn for good 8 years I decided to let go and welcomed the 223cc Hero Karizma.  While I was getting comfortable with my new ride, the folks in the office were […]

Wake up Honda, wake up!

4th August 2015 was a much anticipated day for bike enthusiasts and journalists in India. Honda had organized RevFest in 8 cities to launch the 4 new bike models. Honda CBF 650 (@7.30 lakhs ex-showroom Delhi) Honda CB Hornet 160R (Naked version of Unicorn with 160 cc engine) Honda CBR 250R (We will talk about […]

Pune to Goa : The Start…

I came back from the office on usual time but with a big wide smile on my face. Swati had made the food preparations and ensured that I eat early and go to sleep “before before” time. I was never good at planning and always kept everything for the last minute till it scared the […]