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 […]

Why should you ditch your ride once in a while

Ditch Your Ride

Why do we buy vehicles ? There are many answers to it but I am sure the most common one would be the convenience of travelling from point A to point B. These points could be home and office on weekdays, picnic spots or parents house in a different city on weekends and etc. Having your […]

Review : Indian Oil Citibank Credit Card

The demonetization move has surely surprised all of us Indians living in India and abroad, hasn’t it ? In this time, the cash has literally died for now and the cards and online wallets are doing exceptionally great. Only few might have imagined this scenario. When I started working around 7 years back, thanks to […]

Brakes gone bad !

Brakes Gone Bad

Brakes are an integral part of any vehicle, be it the humble cycle or the speeding Formula 1 race car. Brakes have to be as effective as the engine of the vehicle. Brakes are supposed to do one thing, stop the moving vehicle in the manner the rider/driver desires to. You don’t want the brakes of […]

Review: DSG Phoenix Waterproof Jacket: Red [TXCJ014R]

After making the first purchase of DSG MotoMesh Gloves, I was on look out for a good riding jacket. Starting with Google research, followed by multiple visits to the DSG store and after trying out their multiple jackets, I made the decision to buy the DSG Phoenix Waterproof Jacket. It has been 2 years and 20,000 km […]

Long Ride v/s Long Drive

Last Saturday I took a trip on the same route to and fro as I did on my bike over a month ago . It is surprising to witness the change in the experience between a car drive and a bike ride on the same route. Similar to the bike trip, I started my solo […]

Day 5: Rameshwaram – Kanyakumari – Kollam (464 km)

<< Day 4 : Kodaikanal to Rameshwaram (282 km) We have a dream ! Our dream is to ride to Kanyakumari from Pune on bike ! This dream was going to turn into reality on day 5. It started very early for us as we left to witness the sunrise at the Dhanushkodi point that […]

Review : Motul 102992 M1 Helmet and Visor Cleaner

My Helmet has become an integral part of my 2 wheel commutes. Having learned about the benefits of wearing one, I am quite happy and proud about this habit of mine. So be it  the solo rides or accompanying somebody as a pillion, I don’t step out of the house without it.  Due to this extreme […]

Review : 3M Car Care Microfibre Cloth

Whether you are a person who prefers to wash his ride all by himself or has hired a person (mostly your watchman) to wash your car or bike; it’s time you should quit using the roadside yellow cloth or the pieces of the used expensive t-shirts to wash your vehicle.  If you are serious about maintaining […]

Tyre Maintenance for Dummies

As the title suggest, I want this article to be helpful not only for the folks who have just bought their first vehicle but also for the seasoned experts which can treat it as a refresher and can also provide their comments to make this article better. Tyres for our vehicle are what shoes are […]