Go Back   ADVrider > Riding > Trip Planning > Asia Pacific
User Name
Register Inmates Photos Site Rules Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 01-09-2012, 09:53 PM   #31
Studly Adventurer
speedracertdi's Avatar
Joined: Jun 2009
Location: Hollywood, FL
Oddometer: 985
In Delhi, Lalli Singh (google him) is the man for Enfield rentals. He's a little more expensive but gives you spare parts for your trip and will even give you names of trusted mechanics along your intended route. He'll even coach you about Indian roads and bless the bike. I had one of his bikes for 12 days with no problems. You can haggle with him on the security deposit amount. I find him to be a fairly honorable businessman. Bring a can of spray chain lube with you. None can be found anywhere I looked, you end up dipping a straw in a quart of motor oil and running it along the chain. It's gets messy. Check the air pressure in your tires to prevent punctures. I didn't get a flat or any breakdowns for the entire trip.

An international DL is absolutely necessary. Any rental shop will ask for it.
Roads? Where we're going we don't need roads.
-Doc Brown
speedracertdi is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-10-2012, 02:51 AM   #32
Yamahuh OP
Joined: Apr 2011
Oddometer: 64
No worries on the Int Driv License - just sent off my application yesterday actually.

When you say Lalli is a bit more expensive - how much are we talking? Most of the places so far seem fairly comparable at around 600 - 700 INR / day, unlimited mileage and insurance. Most seem to also provide luggage racks and spare parts as well...

Where did your trip take you exactly? It's hard to know who to go with for rentals as most places have had good and bad said about them - including Lalli Singh.
Yamahuh is offline   Reply With Quote


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Times are GMT -7.   It's 06:25 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2015