Participants during 'Tigress On The Trail', a women bikers' rally organised by Madhya Pradesh Tourism Board to promote tourism in the state, in Bhopal.

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A model stands next to a Suzuki Hayabusa sports bike during the Auto Expo in Greater Noida.

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Sohinder Gill, CEO of Hero Electric India poses with the newly launched Dash and ER series electric two-wheelers, in Kolkata

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Bajaj Auto President (Probiking) Sumeet Narang during the launch of KTM 790 Duke bike, in Mumbai

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Riders take part in a race to spread road safety awareness during a promotional event in Mumbai

PTI Photo/Shashank Parade

Photograph by Parthasarathi M.

Yamaha Motor India Chairman Motofumi Shitara, sitting on a bike, displays a thumbs up sign during the launch of FZ-FI and FZS-FI with ABS, in Bengaluru

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A Harley-Davidson Motorcycles LiveWire electric motorcycle is on display during a Panasonic news conference at CES International, in Las Vegas.

AP Photo/John Locher

Royal Enfield India Business Head Shaji Koshy poses for photos during the launch of Royal Enfield twins 'Interceptor INT 650' and 'Continental GT 650', in Chennai.

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A biker competes in the speeding-in-mud race of the 19th Sirok Bike Week in Sirok, 118 kms northeast of Budapest, Hungary.

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BMW bikes during its launch, in Gurugram. BMW Motorrad launched its two new motorcycles G310R and G310GS.

Photo by Suresh Pandey /Outlook

International Jawa Day was held in Bangalore on July 8

Photograph by Parthasarathi M

Indian-born American designer and actor Waris Ahluwalia poses with motorbikes before Britain's Camilla the Duchess of Cornwall arrived to officially launch the start of the Elephant Family Charity's "Concours d'elephant", a cavalcade of traditional Indian vehicles that left to tour London to raise awareness of the charity's work to protect the Asian elephant, at the Oriental Club in London. The Elephant Family is an international NGO dedicated to protecting the Asian elephant from extinction in the wild.

AP Photo/Matt Dunham, Pool

A man stops to smoke a cigarette on his motorcycle in Moscow, Russia, during the 2018 soccer World Cup.

AP Photo/Victor R. Caivano

Bikers ride past the State Hermitage museum during a bikers' parade in St.Petersburg, Russia.

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A family ride their bike past military troops during a bikers' parade in St.Petersburg, Russia.

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A woman participates in a rally to celebrate Maharashtrian New Year in Mumbai.

AP Photo/Rajanish Kakade

Britain's Prince William visits the Triumph Motorcycles and MIRA Technology Park in Hinckley, England.


Stolen 23 bikes recovered by Sadar Police Station of Bikaner.

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Satoshi Uchida, MD, SMIPL and Sajeev Rajasekharan, EVP, Sales & Marketing, SMIPL at the launch of Suzuki Intruder in New Delhi.

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Charred bikes after a blaze at an auto dealer's shop in Indore.

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Superbikers taking part in an event to help raise awareness and funds for prostate cancer research, in New Delhi.

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Paola Quattrino, Product Manager, Ducati Motor Holding and Sergi Canovas, Managing Director of Ducati India unveiling the SuperSport S bike in Pune.

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Visitors look at a BMW Concept Link during the first media day of the International Frankfurt Motor Show IAA in Frankfurt, Germany.

AP Photo/Martin Meissner

A freestyle motocross rider performs an aerial stunt backdropped by the swiss alps during a performance at the Bike Fest event in Verbier, Switzerland.

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A freestyle motocross rider performs a stunt with the swiss alps in the background during a performance at the Bike Fest event in Verbier, Switzerland.


A group of woman riders from across the country pose for a photograph in front of the Vidhana Soudha in Bengaluru. The 12 women riders have been selected to participate in Himalayan High Season 3.

PTI Photo by Shailendra Bhojak

Visitors look at the motorcycles on display at the Harley Days Festival in Hamburg, Germany.


The BMW Motorrad G 310 GS shall arrive shortly

A man rides his bike on a waterlogged road after heavy rain in Mirzapur.

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Cyndrella Shenoy says, “You enjoy the journey totally only on a Bullet.”

The Royal Enfield CEO ­is a Bullet enthusiast

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Students during an awareness campaign on wearing helmet, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo by Atul Yadav

Chief Minister V Narayanasamy launches a campaign on helmet wearing in Puducherry.

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BJP workers holding a motorcycle rally to accord a 'grand welcome' to BJP national President Amit Shah, who is on a two-day visit to Jammu.

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A biker with his family in the side car takes part in a convoy of about 10000 bikers in Diebach am Haag, Germany. The convoy followed a mass marking the opening of the biker season.

AP Photo/Michael Probst

Youth congress members taking out a bike rally during a protest in Bhubaneswar.

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Vehicles plying at a water logged road after rains, in Hyderabad.

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People throng a vehicle showroom after discounts up to Rs 20,000 were offered on BS-III models to liquidate stocks, a day after the Supreme court banned sale and registration of such vehicles from April 1, at Vashi in Navi Mumbai.

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A board written " BS III Not in stock" outside a two wheeler showroom, in East Delhi.

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Crowd at two wheeler showroom to buy discounted BS III two wheelers, in East Delhi.

Photo by Sanjay Rawat/Outlook

Women in traditional attires participate in a community parade ('Shobha Yatra') to celebrate the Maharashtrian new year 'Gudi Padwa', in Mumbai.

PTI Photo by Santosh Hirlekar

People queue as they wait for their turn at a petrol pump in Tripura.

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Women display badges before taking part in a bike rally on the occassion of International Women's Day, in Guwahati.

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Assam Forest Minister Pramila Rani Brahma (L) flags off a women's bike rally on the occassion of International Women's Day, in Guwahati.

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Women take part in the All Women Bike Rally for Women Freedom and Liberation, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo by Kamal Singh

Ranjeet Ranjan on her superbike

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Stunt performers ride vehicles in the "Well of Death" during Magh Mela fair, in Allahabad.

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President Donald Trump meets with Harley Davidson executives and union representatives on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington.

AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais

BJP workers during a motorcycle rally to campaign for Punjab Election to expose Kerjriwal's frauds and Gimmicks, at 14 Pant Marg, in New Delhi.

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Union minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore & Delhi BJP President Manoj Tiwari flags off 250 motorcycles for Punjab Election campaign to expose Kerjriwal's frauds and Gimmicks, at 14 Pant Marg, in New Delhi.

Photo by Tribhuvan Tiwari/Outlook

Two wheeler riders participate in a campaign to sensitise two wheeler riders at the culmination function of National Road Safety Week at India Gate lawns, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo by Kamal Singh

Joaquim Rodrigues of Portugal rides his Hero Speedbrain motorbike during the 8th stage of the Dakar Rally 2017, between Uyuni, Bolivia and Salta, Argentina.

AP Photo/Martin Mejia

Juan Pedrero Garcia, of Spain, races his Sherco Tvs motorbike during the 7th stage of the Dakar Rally between Oruro and Uyuni, Bolivia. The race started in Paraguay and passes through Argentina as well.

AP Photo/Martin Mejia

Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan (R) with MP Poonam Mahajan and Maharashtra Education Minister Vinod Tawade at the launch of CNG-two-wheelers at BKC, in Mumbai.

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Uber CEO Travis Kalanick, poses during the launch of its bike-sharing product, uberMOTO, in Hyderabad.

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DMK Treasurer and Tamil Nadu Opposition leader MK Stalin ride pillion on a two-wheeler to visit cyclone Vardah-affected areas in his Kolathur Assembly constituency, in Chennai.

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Crowd at a fuel bunk, one of the few places still accepting the higher denomination of Rs 1000 and Rs 500 notes in New Delhi.

AP Photo/Manish Swarup

A dog, wearing helmet, rides pillion on a bike, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo by Subhav Shukla

Man sleeping on his motorbike, in New Delhi.

Photograph by Tribhuvan Tiwari/Outlook

Pakistanis use a plastic sheet to protect themselves from rain in Rawalpindi, Pakistan.

AP Photo/Anjum Naveed

Watching that stunt-fuelled cold drink advert driven by Salmanbhai, one grumbled impatiently. But at the Suzuki Gixxer day, when he matched stunts with Lithuanian stunt biker Aras Gibieza, we realised how unfair we were.

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Bikers on the Manali-Leh Highway towards Leh.


Ranjeet Ranjan, Lok Sabha MP from Supaul (Bihar), rides a Harley Davidson bike at Parliament in New Delhi on International Women's Day.

PTI Photo by Subhav Shukla

A superbike on display at the Honda gallery at Auto Expo 2016 in Greater Noida.

PTI Photo by Atul Yadav

Actor John Abraham during the launch of new Yamaha motorbike at Auto Expo 2016, in Greater Noida.

PTI Photo by Atul Yadav

Bajaj Auto's new commuter motorcycle "V" is seen on display during its unveiling ceremony, in New Delhi. The motorcycle will be available in the market from March, 2016, and will cost between INR 60,000 to 70,000.

AP Photo/Tsering Topgyal

Soldiers make formations on motorcycles as they roll down Rajpath during the Republic Day parade in New Delhi.

AP Photo/ Bernat Armangue

Rajasthan police daredevils perform during full dress rehearsal for the Republic Day, in Bikaner.

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Women from the Central Reserve Police prepares to perform during rehearsals for the upcoming Republic Day parade, near the Rashtrapati Bhawan, in New Delhi.

AP Photo/Bernat Armangue

Helder Rodrigues of Portugal rides his Yamaha motorcycle during third stage of the the Dakar Rally between Termas de Rio Hondo and Jujuy, Argentina.

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An artist makes Idol of Goddess Durga ahead of the upcoming Durga Puja festival at Kumartuli in Kolkata.

PTI Photo by Ashok Bhaumik

Artists ride a bike on their way to participate in a rehearsal for upcoming Ramleela ahead of Dusshera and Diwali festival in Jammu.

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Jammu Kashmir police officers display their skills on motorcycles during a rehearsal for the Independence Day celebrations in Srinagar.

AP Photo/ Mukhtar Khan

As Fast As It Looks If one goes across celebrity names fit enough to carry a motorcycle ad along, Akshay won't have many keeping company. So the Honda people didn't have to think much for the launch of their CBR 650F. Did they hunt long for the pillion wench? Dunno. Who's she? Tapsee Pannu.


Morning bikers pay homage to former President APJ Abdul Kalam as his mortal remains leave his residence in New Delhi to Rameswaram for final rites.

PTI Photo/ Kamal Kishore

A motorbike set on fire after tension prevailed on Saturday after an ‘objectionable’ message was allegedly circulated on a social networking app in Moradabad, Uttar Pradesh.

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Bikes crawl through water logged street after heavy rains, in Mumbai.

Amit Haralkar/ Outlook

Three men riding a motorcycle without wearing helmets in New Delhi.

PTI Photo by Atul Yadav

Reuters (From Outlook 06 April 2015)

Women participate in a procession to celebrate the Gudi Padwa at Girgaon, in Mumbai.

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Women dressed in traditional attire take part in a bike rally on the occasion of International Women's Day in Thane.

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Border Security Force daredevils perform a motorcycle stunt during Republic Day parade, in New Delhi.

AP Photo/ Manish Swarup

BSF daredevils during the full dress rehearsal for the Republic Day parade at Rajpath, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Manvender Vashist

KTM rider Ruben Faria, from Portugal, races during the ninth stage of the Dakar Rally 2015 between the cities of Iquique and Calama, Chile.

AP Photo/ Felipe Dana

Honda rider Joan Barreda of Spain races during the fifth stage of the Dakar Rally 2015 between the cities of Copiapo and Antofagasta, Chile.

AP Photo/ Felipe Dana

Army Jawans perform stunts on motorcycles during a rehearsals for the upcoming Republic Day celebrations, at Rajpath, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Kamal Singh

Yamaha rider Paolo Sabbatucci, of Italy, rides through dust left by a car as he leaves the refueling point during the second stage of the Dakar Rally 2015 between the cities of Villa Carlos Paz and San Juan, Argentina.

AP Photo/ Felipe Dana

Bikers ahead of the Dakar Rally 2015 in Buenos Aires, Argentina.


An engineer displays a miniature motorcycle during IIT Techfest 2015 in Mumbai.

PTI Photo/ Mitesh Bhuvad

A person riding pillion on a bike attempts to shield the rider and himself from the early morning rain in New Delhi.

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RDX stunts group youths perform stunts in Chikmagalur.

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Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav flagging off new police bikes on the birthday of Rani Laxmi Bai at his official residence in Lucknow.

PTI Photo/ Nand Kumar

Cricketer M S Dhoni poses on a bike at the Positive Health Awards function in Mumbai on Thursday night 13 November, 2014.

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Children stand on a motorcycle and watch an Ashoura procession in Hyderabad.

AP Photo/ Mahesh Kumar A.

Nagpur: Union Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari rode into a controversy when he was caught on camera entering RSS headquarters on his scooter without wearing a helmet in violation of traffic rules.

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Members of Shwet Ashw, the motorcycle display team of the Indian army, performs during the platinum jubilee celebrations of Corps of Military Police in Bengaluru.

AP Photo/ Aijaz Rahi

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh rides a motorcycle at Thalkobad CRPF camp in Saranda forest of Chaibasa in Jharkhand.

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Atul Gupta, Executive Vice President, SMIPL, and Kenji Hirozawa, VP Strategic Planning Sales & Marketing Export during the launch of "Suzuki GIXXER" motorcycle in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/Vijay Kumar Joshi

Eric Farr of Grand Junction, Colo. performs during the U.S. FMX Motorcross Championship Series event at the Stark County Fair in Canton, Ohio.

AP Photo/The Repository, Bob Rossiter