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  1. Bird's Day Out: Chennai>Kodaikanal>Chenna i [1,140 km] Within 24 Hours!

    by , 03-11-2014 at 06:58 PM
    Quote Originally Posted by J.Ravi View Post
    Did anybody visit Kodaikanal and start the return journey within a couple of hours?

    Yes, we [self + Blue Bird] did on 28 February 2014.

    As per my policy of 'paragraphs minimum, photographs maximum', let the photographs do the talking!

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  2. Custom Number Plates

    by , 05-10-2013 at 07:42 PM
    I wanted my Blue Bird to sport reflective embossed registration number plates, popularly known as smart number plates. My Linea and my son's Classic 500 have them already. A few days back, I rode on my son's Classic 500 Black to the manufacturer of embossed smart registration number plates near HAL Airport Road and got a pair for my Blue Bird costing ...
  3. My RE TB 500 Motorcycle Diaries

    by , 05-10-2013 at 07:29 PM
    Quote Originally Posted by J.Ravi View Post
    Here is a bird's-eye view of my bird:

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    Some more photographs.

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    Today, while exploring my TB500, I found out that the cables were secured with the handlebar in a different, better way as compared to my son's Classic 500 Black. In my son's Classic
  4. My RE TB 500 Motorcycle Diaries

    by , 05-10-2013 at 07:26 PM
    Quote Originally Posted by J.Ravi View Post
    Now it's time to browse through the technical specifications of my TB500.

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  5. My RE TB 500 Motorcycle Diaries

    by , 05-10-2013 at 06:45 PM
    Quote Originally Posted by J.Ravi View Post
    A second Royal Enfield entered my family on 15 April 2013. Meet my Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500 Twilight.

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    My new Royal Enfield Thunderbird 500 Twilight poses with my FIAT Linea, the first one being my son's Classic 500 Black.

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    I am writing this ownership report after riding my TB500 for 567 km and completing the first free servicing.