Bajaj Auto has introduced a new member to its Pulsar series in India. The new bike that is launched in India is the Pulsar N160 and it is the third variant of the new pulsar series. The Pulsar N160 shares the same platform as that of the Pulsar N250 and Pulsar F250. The Pulsar N160 is priced at Rs 1.28 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi).
The details about the Bajaj Pulsar N160 are mentioned below.
The new Bajaj Pulsar N160 is powered by a 164.8cc, oil-cooled, single-cylinder engine which is coupled with a five-speed gearbox. The 164.8cc engine offers a maximum power of 16PS along with a peak torque of 14.65Nm. In comparison to the Pulsar NS160, the Pulsar N160 generates less power by 1.2hp. However, the torque of the engine remains the same.
The overall design of the new Bajaj Pulsar N160 remains the same as that of the N250. The motorcycle has a naked street fighter-style similar to that of its older sibling along with a windscreen. The rear of the bike has twin LED tail lamps and split grab rail. Even the alloy wheels of the Bajaj Pulsar N160 are same as that of the Pulsar N250. The fuel-tank of the motorcycle is 14 litres. The semi-digital instrument cluster offers some important information like the gear position, clock, fuel economy, and range.
Brake and suspension
The Bajaj Pulsar N160 gets an option for single-channel ABS or dual-channel ABS. On the single-channel ABS version, the motorcycle gets a 280mm front disc along with a 230mm rear disc. Similarly, the dual-channel ABS variant offers a 300mm front disc and a 230mm rear disc. In terms of suspension, the front suspension is the 37mm telescopic fork type while the rear unit is a mono-shock suspension. In terms of weight, the single-channel version is 152kgs while the dual-channel version weighs just 2kgs more.