Bajaj Auto has finally launched its new Bajaj Pulsar N160 in the Indian market. The bike has been introduced at a starting price of Rs 1.23 lakh (ex-showroom). Talking about the color options, the single-channel ABS version gets Caribbean Blue, Racing Red, and Techno Gray options, while the dual-channel ABS version gets the segment-first Brooklyn Black shade.
The company has introduced the new Bajaj Pulsar N160 in two variants, which include single-channel ABS and dual-channel ABS. The price of its dual-channel variant has been kept at Rs 1.28 lakh. In the market, this bike competes with Yamaha FZ, TVS Apache RTR 160 4V, and Suzuki Gixxer.
Styling and Features
Talking about the design, the Bajaj Pulsar N160 is similar to the bigger Pulsar N250. The new model supports the same single LED projector headlamps. Slim LED daytime running lamps are surrounded on both sides. Elements such as the fuel tank, tank extension, split seat, alloy wheels, and tail-light have been taken from the Bajaj N250. The Bajaj Pulsar N160 gets an underbelly exhaust instead of the side-slung unit on the Pulsar Bajaj Pulsar N250. Read Here: Trending News.
Apart from this, the Bajaj Pulsar N160 gets a USB charging port, a 14-liter fuel tank, and a Digi-Analog instrument cluster that displays gear status, watch fuel economy, and range.
Engine and Gearbox
The new Bajaj Pulsar N160 is powered by a new 164.82cc, 2-valve, oil-cooled, single-cylinder engine that churns out 16Bhp power at 8,750Rpm and 14.65Nm torque at 6,750Rpm, mated to a 5-speed gearbox. has been added.
The new Bajaj Pulsar N160 does not use the 160cc, 4 valve engine of the old Bajaj Pulsar NS160 and the engine of the new model generates 1.2 Bhp less power than the old model engine, although both these engines are seen in the same torque in terms of torque. Huh.
These Bikes will Give Tough Competition
The new Bajaj Pulsar N160 gets a 14-liter fuel tank, while the curb weight is said to be 154 kg. Bajaj is offering the Pulsar N160 in three colors – Racing Red, Techno Gray, and Caribbean Blue – on a single-channel ABS version. The dual-channel ABS version is only available with the Brooklyn Black paint scheme. The model comes in a competitive space that already has some big brand bikes like TVS Apache RTR 160 4V, Hero Xtreme 160R as well as Suzuki Gixxer. The bike comes with a semi-digital instrument console as well as USB connectivity, similar to the N250.