Rishad Cooper

Rishad Cooper is the two-wheeler editor of Autocar India.

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2017 Bajaj Dominar 400 review, test ride 

2017 Bajaj Dominar 400 review, test ride

We’ve just got to grips with Bajaj’s biggest bike yet, the butch Dominar 400.
Tuesday 10 January 2017 by Rishad Cooper
Bikes 350cc-500cc
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Pulsar 200NS comeback 

Pulsar 200NS comeback

Bajaj’s ‘naked sports’ Pulsar 200NS is all set to return to Indian roads, alongside a refreshed RS 200.
Friday 30 December 2016 by Rishad Cooper
Bikes 200cc-350cc
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Jawa returns, thanks to M&M 

Jawa returns, thanks to M&M

Indian giant Mahindra & Mahindra to breathe new lease of life into well-known-in-India Czechoslovakian bike brand.
Friday 28 October 2016 by Rishad Cooper
Bikes 200cc-350cc
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BMW G 310 GS dual-purpose bike spied 

BMW G 310 GS dual-purpose bike spied

India-bound dual-purpose BMW G 310 derivative seen for the first time.
Saturday 1 October 2016 by Rishad Cooper
Bikes 200cc-350cc
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VS400 to debut new Bajaj brand 

VS400 to debut new Bajaj brand

Bajaj to introduce VS400 under new brand name, while other Pulsar upgrades also inbound.
Wednesday 21 September 2016 by Rishad Cooper
Bikes 350cc-500cc
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Mahindra scripts Moto3 history 

Mahindra scripts Moto3 history

Five perseverant years of commitment bags the first Indian mark at the top level of bike racing.
Monday 27 June 2016 by Rishad Cooper
Bikes over 1000cc
2
  
TVS Apache RTR 200 vs Bajaj Pulsar RS 200 

TVS Apache RTR 200 vs Bajaj Pulsar RS 200

Eyeing a sporty 200cc commuter bike? Bajaj and TVS both claim to have your answer, which is where Rishad Cooper steps in to help you pick.
Tuesday 17 May 2016 by Rishad Cooper
Bikes 200cc-350cc
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Electronic riding aids – Too good or no good? 

Electronic riding aids – Too good or no good?

The artificial intelligence on superbikes today has improved riding and safety, but this transition hasn’t really been easy for old-school
Monday 16 May 2016 by Rishad Cooper
Bikes over 1000cc
1
  
Royal Enfield Himalayan now on sale in Delhi 

Royal Enfield Himalayan now on sale in Delhi

Emission glitches sorted out, the Himalayan adventure bike is priced at Rs 1.73 lakh in Delhi.
Wednesday 30 March 2016 by Rishad Cooper
Bikes 350cc-500cc
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Royal Enfield Himalayan launched at Rs 1.55 lakh 

Royal Enfield Himalayan launched at Rs 1.55 lakh

The Himalayan is powered by an all-new 411cc engine designed to provide torque at low engine speeds.
Wednesday 16 March 2016 by Rishad Cooper
Bikes 350cc-500cc
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Royal Enfield Himalayan review, test ride 

Royal Enfield Himalayan review, test ride

We’re just back from a ride in the Himalayas, happy hunting grounds for Royal Enfield’s new adventure bike; the Himalayan.
Saturday 12 March 2016 by Rishad Cooper
Bikes 350cc-500cc
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Suzuki Hayabusa to retail at 13.57 lakh 

Suzuki Hayabusa to retail at 13.57 lakh

The CKD Hayabusa is being assembled at Suzuki's Manesar plant; sees a reduction of Rs 2.5 lakh in price.
Tuesday 8 March 2016 by Rishad Cooper
Bikes over 1000cc
3
  
Bajaj V15 review, test ride 

Bajaj V15 review, test ride

A patriotic lot, aren’t we? Look no further than the INS Vikrant-inspired V15. Here’s how the Bajaj cruiser behaves on the street.
Wednesday 2 March 2016 by Rishad Cooper
Bikes 135cc-165cc
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TVS Apache RTR 200 video review

We get behind the handlebars of the new TVS Apache RTR 200 at the manufacturer's test track in Hosur. Here's our first impressions.
Saturday 27 February 2016 by Rishad Cooper
Bikes 165cc-200cc
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Yamaha YZF-R3 review, road test 

Yamaha YZF-R3 review, road test

The YZF-R3 reflects Yamaha’s racing DNA in its looks. We find out if it has the go to match the show.
Friday 12 February 2016 by Rishad Cooper
Bikes 200cc-350cc
15
  
Top 5 bikes at Auto Expo 2016 

Top 5 bikes at Auto Expo 2016

We run you through a selection of the most relevant, outstanding motorcycles stealing the show at this year's Auto Expo.
Friday 5 February 2016 by Rishad Cooper
Other
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Kawasaki Versys 650 review, test ride 

Kawasaki Versys 650 review, test ride

The tall, middleweight Versys aims to leap over the worst tarmac. Does it fit in well on Indian roads?
Monday 1 February 2016 by Rishad Cooper
Bikes 500cc-800cc
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New TVS Victor review, test ride 

New TVS Victor review, test ride

TVS has renewed its 110cc segment attack. Can the upgraded Victor hold its head high in this hotly contested space?
Wednesday 27 January 2016 by Rishad Cooper
Bikes up to 110cc
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2016 TVS Apache RTR 200 review, test ride 

2016 TVS Apache RTR 200 review, test ride

We got behind the handlebars of TVS' flagship Apache RTR 200 to bring you an early assessment, straight from the manufacturer's test track at Hosur.
Wednesday 20 January 2016 by Rishad Cooper
Bikes 200cc-350cc
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Mahindra Gusto 125 review, test ride 

Mahindra Gusto 125 review, test ride

The Gusto has renewed wind in its sails, with engine capacity up to 125cc. Here’s our first impression.
Monday 11 January 2016 by Rishad Cooper
Scooters over 110cc
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Issue: 209 | Autocar India: January 2017

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