Go Back   Team-BHP > BHP India > Motorbikes


Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 16th April 2005, 04:58   #16
BHPian
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Location: LAX-SNA-BFL-BLR
Posts: 319
Thanked: 12 Times
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Deeps
hey c'mon guys. LOL, i find it offensive to discuss scooters on team-bhp. Bikes are fine..but scooters???
yeah but this is a scooter that could wipp all the bikes!
CaliAtenza is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 16th April 2005, 06:28   #17
BHPian
 
fieroid's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: bangalore
Posts: 701
Thanked: 286 Times
Default

a italejet dragster can whip a 150ccc indian bike wid its 125cc engine and even wid a smaller wheel....that says a lot about the scooters!
fieroid is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 16th April 2005, 13:19   #18
BHPian
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: Mumbai
Posts: 109
Thanked: 0 Times
Default

i believe the aprilia hero thing has been called off as aprilia almost went bankrupt and got taken over by piaggio ...but the kinetic italjet scooters are still on. any clue about the launch plans???
sunilbakshi is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 18th April 2005, 21:55   #19
BHPian
 
fieroid's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: bangalore
Posts: 701
Thanked: 286 Times
Default

ya its gonna be launched by kinetic next year, but wid a 4-stroke engine....either of the nova 135 or the gf150cc engine which was never launched!
fieroid is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 9th March 2009, 08:08   #20
BHPian
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Lot of places
Posts: 140
Thanked: 4 Times
Default

While we are dreaming, why not dream something bigger? How about an 800cc parallel twin pushing 70 HP?

BMW Mega-Scooter: Concept Picture
Attached Images
 
xxaarraa is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 9th March 2009, 21:52   #21
BHPian
 
TuffRyder's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Bangalore
Posts: 494
Thanked: 26 Times
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by xxaarraa View Post
While we are dreaming, why not dream something bigger? How about an 800cc parallel twin pushing 70 HP?

BMW Mega-Scooter: Concept Picture
WooW!! Now we talking. I was just picturizing an Indian family on a scooter. This scooter looks like it would hold two generations .
TuffRyder is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 9th March 2009, 22:32   #22
BHPian
 
Fillmore's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Bangalore
Posts: 277
Thanked: 137 Times
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by aggressive_anush View Post
I dont think we could ever expect to see something like this here. Firstly scooters hardly sell anymore, its only bikes. And also.. we barely have any 200cc+ bikes, we can just forget about an engine like that in a scooter here.
Scooters hardly sell anymore ???
Honda Activa n the likes are all scooters, and the roads are flooded with them.
Fillmore is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 9th March 2009, 22:36   #23
BHPian
 
TuffRyder's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Bangalore
Posts: 494
Thanked: 26 Times
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Fillmore View Post
Scooters hardly sell anymore ???
Honda Activa n the likes are all scooters, and the roads are flooded with them.
Not to forget the classic scooters, they are selling like hot cakes and expensive at that.
TuffRyder is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 9th March 2009, 22:42   #24
Senior - BHPian
 
Nitin's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Houston, Texas
Posts: 3,301
Thanked: 9 Times
Default

If a family of 4 could fit on the Bajaj, I see an extended family using this scooter to commute!
Nitin is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10th March 2009, 00:21   #25
Senior - BHPian
 
deepclutch's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Muvattupuzha
Posts: 1,120
Thanked: 109 Times
Default

If ever Aprilia with their two stroke technology from ORBIT(hope I spelled correct) will be available in India ,I won't be missing one two strokers FTW!
deepclutch is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Aprilia RSV4 launched. Vespa brand to return in 2012! Edit - Vespa now launched CrAzY dRiVeR Superbikes & Imports 14 26th June 2015 10:52
My Vespa VX – The “Giallo” Vespa ownership report AshBabu Motorbikes 11 6th January 2015 19:26
Sembra una vespa! - story of a Wasp to Vespa chanu Post-War 56 6th May 2013 00:26
A Tractor for OTR Excursions - would it be fun? SS-Traveller 4x4 Vehicles 17 1st April 2012 00:15


All times are GMT +5.5. The time now is 15:09.

Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Team-BHP.com
Proudly powered by E2E Networks