American bikemaker Indian flagged off “Freedom Ride” across 9 cities in India on the 15th of August. The rides ended at a significant spot in the each respective city such as India Gate, Gateway of India etc.
Commenting on the occasion, Mr. Pankaj Dubey, Country Head and Managing Director, Polaris India Pvt. Ltd., said, “We are happy to organise the Freedom Ride to celebrate the 72nd Independence Day and pay our tributes to martyrs who sacrificed for our Independence. This ride is all about being Independent and enjoying the brotherhood with fellow riders. I express my gratitude to all the riders who were a part of this ride and made it a success and wish all the fellow Indians a very Happy Independence Day.
The idea behind this initiative was marking the spirit of freedom and passion for riding, enthusiastic Indian Motorcycle Riders Group (IMRG) rode their iconic Indian Motorcycle and visited places of National importance to pay tribute to the Freedom Fighters. The Indian Motorcycle Freedom Ride was flagged off from Indian Motorcycle dealerships across the country. There was also a contest on social media for its customers were the winner will receive a customised Indian Motorcycle Tricolour helmet.
Here are some images of the event. Stay tuned to Exhibit Auto for more such news and updates from the Indian automotive industry.