A new version of Pulsar – one of the most popular bikes of Bajaj Auto – will be launched soon in the Indian market. The name of this bike is Bajaj Pulsar NS 160 and it may be launched in July in India, though there is no official announcement of this bike.
According to a report, it has been seen in the Pune showroom and Mumbai showroom. However, Bajaj dealers of New Delhi say that they have not got this bike yet. Its bookings are expected to start from July. In fact, the Bajaj Pulsar NS 160 is much anticipated bike of Bajaj portfolio.
This bike has been built on Bajaj Pulsar AS 150 platform. Whereas, its style has been copied from the NS 200 model. This bike will come equipped with a 150 cc, air cooled engine, which will be paired with a five- speed gearbox.
This single- cylinder engine will generate 17 PS of power and 13 Nm of peak torque. The bike has been provided Nitrox monoshok and 37 mm telescopic up front forks. Besides, the front tire size will be 80 / 100 and and the rear tire size will be 110 / 80.
The expected price of the Bajaj Pulsar NS 160 is around Rs 84,000 in India. In the Indian market, the Bajaj Pulsar NS 160 will be competing with Honda Hornet 160R, Yamaha FZ FI and Suzuki Gixxer.