Honda has agreed the sale of it's 26% stake in Hero Honda Motors, proceeding with a progressive detachment of it's Indian operation from the Hero Group. Although neither party has disclosed financial details of the deal, Honda's percentage
INDIAN motorcycle manufacturer Bajaj Auto plans to increase its stake in Austrian motorcycle firm KTM Power Sports by 25% to 30% over the next few months, said Managing Director Rajiv Bajaj. In November, Bajaj Auto acquired 14.5% of KTM for about
GERMAN CAR giant Volkswagen is purchasing a 19.9% ownership in Suzuki, financial reports from the US have said.Visordown brought you the news the move was in the offing a few months back, and now it's been confirmed the deal has been done. Read our initial story here.Sadly, the m...
further 59,500 KTM shares earlier this month. With its previously acquired stake built up through a number of similar open-market purchases, Bajaj now holds 1,782,500 voting shares - 25.86 per cent of the total equity in KTM Power Sports AG.Bajaj already
The new Sportmax Qualifier replaces the outgoing D208 and sits neatly between the surviving D208RR and the sport touring D220ST. It's fair to assume, though, that far stickier, more track-focused adaptations will arrive to generate the racing pedigree left behind by the D208GP. F...
THIS YEAR'S Riders for Health auction will see 12 lucky punters walk away with one of 12 unique photographs, produced specially for the event.Each picture is reproduced on large mounted boards.The auction, taking place on Sunday 25th November at Motorcycle Live in Birmingham, wil...
on testing. In fact, he is not even certain that he will be racing on Sunday, having told the press that he would see how his wrist held up on Friday and Saturday. With the weather looking uncertain and very little at stake, Stoner may well decide to sit out
Click to read: Kawasaki KR-1S owners reviewsClick to read: Suzuki RGV250 owners reviewsIt’s not a difficult year to remember, as I was busy screaming from pillar to post in a frenzied quarter-litre rampage, oblivious to the rights of fellow road users as I was practising the art ...
KTM'S Indian partner, Bajaj, has upped its share in the Austrian firm once more – now holding some 47 percent of the company.The link between the two has been successful so far, allowing the development and production of the KTM Duke 125 and 200 at a reasonable cost and giving Ba...
WHEN Volkswagen bought a stake in Suzuki in 2009 there were hints that they would use the motorcycle manufacturer to spring-board into the two-wheeled market, but any prospects have diminished now that Suzuki look to end its two-year alliance
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