The Bajaj Pulsar NS 160 is based on the existing Pulsar AS 150 while its styling will mimic the NS 200 model. The new Bajaj Pulsar NS160 is expected to be launched in July 2017 post GST implementation.
New Bajaj Pulsar NS160 Specifications:
Bajaj Pulsar NS 160 is powered by all-new 160.3cc, single-cylinder, oil-cooled petrol engine. The is capable of producing 15.05 HP of maximum power @ 8500 RPM and14.6 Nm of maximum torque @ 6500 RPM. The motor comes mated to a 5-speed transmission.It weighs just 135 kgs.
The Bajaj Pulsar NS 160 will feature a set of 37mm telescopic forks up [ front ] and a Nitrox monoshok [ rear ]. Braking is done by a 240mm front disc brake and a 130mm rear drum brake. The both brakes also features a petal disc.
New Bajaj Pulsar NS160 Price:
The Bajaj Pulsar NS 160 is priced at INR 82,000 (ex-showroom Delhi). Bookings for the motorcycle are open at Bajaj dealerships at an amount of Rs 1000.
The Bajaj Pulsar NS 160 will compete with TVS Apache RTR 160, Honda Hornet 160R, Bajaj Pulsar 150 Yamaha FZ FI, and the Suzuki Gixxer.
Surprisingly, The Bajaj Pulsar NS 160 gets ABS in abroad market. It is not clear whether they will launch ABS variant in India.