The new BS-VI Bajaj Pulsar NS 160 comes at a premium of simply over Rs 10,000 over the outgoing model.
- Last Updated: April 6, 2020, 2:36 PM IST
- Edited by: Anirudh SK
Bajaj has launched the 2020 BS-VI Pulsar NS 160 in India at Rs 1.03 lakh (ex-showroom) in India. As in opposition to the outgoing mannequin, the brand new model comes at a premium of simply over Rs 10,000 that’s primarily attributed in the direction of the mechanical adjustments required to fulfill the brand new norms. On the beauty entrance, the NS 160 stays the identical.
The up to date 160.3-cc single-cylinder engine within the new iteration now delivers extra energy, rated at 17.2 PS at 9000 rpm and 14.6Nm of torque that’s obtainable from 7,250 rpm. As earlier than, the engine is mated to a six-speed transmission.
The new engine ditches the outdated carburettor for gas injection and delivers 1,7 PS greater than the outgoing model.
In the home market, the NS 160 rivals the TVS Apache RTR 160 4V that received its new emission compliancy final yr itself. The motorbike in its new avatar prices Rs 4,000 lower than the NS 160. The motorbike continues to be obtainable in the identical Fossil Grey, Wild Red and Safire Blue color choices.
Notable options that it shares with its elder sibling NS 200 comes within the type of a semi-digital instrument cluster and clip-on handlebars, black alloy wheels, cut up seat setup and halogen headlamps amongst others.