10Bajaj Pulsar NS 160
The recently launched Bajaj Pulsar NS 160 is a downsized version of its elder sibling NS 200. The motorcycle employs the similar styling as the latter and is one of the most admired streetfighters in this segment. The motorcycle has a sharp and aggressive headlamp upfront with twin positioning lights. Furthermore, the NS 160 has been equipped with sporty split step up seats that come well padded and enhances the visuals.
Powering the Bajaj Pulsar NS 160, as the name suggests, is a 160cc, single cylinder, air-cooled engine that has been linked to a five-speed transmission system. The carburetted motor sheds out respective power and torque outputs of 15 bhp and 14.6 Nm.
The suspension system of the Bajaj Pulsar NS 160 comprises of conventional telescopic forks upfront along with a monoshock at the rear. The motorcycle has been assisted with a 240mm disc brake upfront that pairs with a 130mm drum unit at the rear to complete the braking system. The motorcycle rides on 100/80-17 front and 110/80-17 rear tyres that come mounted over stylish black alloy wheels. These are further tubeless to offer convenience to the rider in case of a puncture.
The overall dimensions of the Bajaj Pulsar NS 160 stand at 2012mm x 804mm x 1060mm (LxWxH). The bike has a wheelbase and ground clearance of 1363mm and 176mm respectively. The Bajaj Pulsar NS 160 has been fitted with a 12 litre fuel tank and has a total kerb weight of 142 kgs. The instrument cluster of this motorcycle is a digital analog unit that is the same as the NS 200.
The Bajaj Pulsar NS 160 is available at the company’s dealerships across India at a price of Rs. 80,128 (ex-showroom, Delhi). The bike competes with the likes of TVS Apache RTR 160 and Honda CB Hornet 160R.
Price – Rs 80,128