The top three positions on the general classification chart remained unchanged as Toby Price (KTM), Pablo Quintanilla (Husqvarna) and Matthias Walkner (KTM) stayed at first, second and third spot, respectively.
After an action-packed stage 7, the return journey to Pisco had competitors encounter a mix of different elements. Comprising of 360km, Stage 8 of the Dakar Rally started with fesh-fesh which later transitioned into beaches that continues for almost 80 kilometres. In the latter part of the stage, the riders faced chains of dunes that had to be crossed to reach the finishing line of the special section.
Honda shocked us yesterday when they announced the CB300R for India. They promised the pricing would be less than Rs 2.5 lakhs (ex-showroom), and that looks pretty decent. The bookings have already begun for Rs 5000 and the official deliveries are expected to begin in the next few months.
Kawasaki India has launched the 2019 Ninja ZX-6R, a middle-weight SuperSport offering for the first time in India. Fetching an introductory price of Rs 10.49 lakhs ex-showroom, the motorcycle sits below the flagship ZX-10R in Kawasaki’s product portfolio. Here’s a photo gallery of the Ninja ZX-6R highlighting the details and features of the new motorcycle.
Ricky was constantly maintaining his rank in top three but had to quit due to an engine failure after riding for 56km. Hero MotoSports’ Oriol Mena has been steady in his performance with his position hovering in the top 15.
Honda has announced that it will be launching the CB300R in India this year. With bookings already commenced for a token amount of Rs 5,000, the bike is expected to arrive in the next few weeks. Here is what you can expect from the upcoming streetfighter from Honda.