MONSTER BIKE | A workshop on making monster bike


A workshop on making monster bike

Do you know your bike?

Now it's time to know your bike. Get the complete information of your bike. Talk to your bike, look deep inside your bike. Explore and enhance your knowledge about your bike. Service your bike yourself. Not just accelerate, push the clutch, change the gear, and ride. It's more than that, be the expert of your bike.

Topics to be covered in this Workshop

1. Introduction

a) What is an automobile?
b) Brief history
c) Changes over the years
d) Indian automobile industry
e) Sigma ratings

2. Chassis

a) Pressed Frame
b) Single Cradle
c) Double Cradle
d) Spine or Backbone Frame
e) Perimeter Frame
f) Monocoque
g) Trellis

3. Suspension Unit

a) Brief terminology
b) Weight transfer (sprung and unsprung)
c) Jacking forces
d) Camber and caster angle
e) Anti dive & anti squat
f) Spring Rate
g) Travel
h) Types of suspensions
i. Front Telescopic Suspension
ii. Girder Front End
iii. Rear Coil Spring Suspension
a. S-N-S suspension
b. Monoshocks
c. Rear Shocks

4. Braking Unit

a) Disc brakes
b) Self adjusting nature
c) Disc damage modes
d) Servicing your disc
e) Drum brakes
f) Anti-lock braking system
g) One-channel, one-sensor ABS
h) Brake Actuators
i) Cable-operated
j) Single-circuit hydraulic
k) Dual-circuit hydraulic
l) Brake-by-wire
m) Brake fluids

5. Transmission system
Types of Transmission system

a) Manual transmission
i. Gear ratio
ii. Different types of gear
iii. Clutch & its components
iv. Chain
v. Belt
vi. Shaft
b) Automatic Transmission
i. CVT

6. Tyres and Traction Control

a) Tyre size notations
b) Tyre types for passenger cars
c) Tyre constructions
d) Cross-ply construction
e) Radial construction
f) Tyre tread
g) Traction & its control

7. IC Engines

a) Types
b) Compression ignition
c) Spark ignition
d) Layout
e) Engine balancing
f) Spark plug
g) Carburettor
h) Fuel injector
i) Valves & valve timing
j) Valve trains
k) Engine cooling
l) Air/Fuel ratios

8. Latest technologies

a) DTS-i, DTS-Fi, ATFT and many more

9. How to Service Bikes yourself

a) Oil Change
b) Carburettor Cleaning
c) Lubricating various parts
d) Changing of shoe brakes
e) Tuning of Engines

10. Model Presentation

a) Honda Activa Engine and its Components
b) Any Bike available on the spot


The duration of this workshop will be two consecutive days, with six hours session each day in a total of twelve hours.


A 'Certificate of Participation' by HoriZON (An Unit of MBS Group) to all Participants of this workshop. At the end of this workshop, a small competition will be organized among the participating students and winners will be awarded with a 'Certificate of Merit'.


It's a basic level workshop so there are no prerequisites. Anyone interested, can join this workshop.


Rs. 1400/- (inclusive of all Taxes) per participant.