Some might consider a 250 cc motorcycle to be the perfect machine for both touring and commuting, and in a country like India, such a motorcycle makes a lot of sense. There are several 250 cc motorcycles available in the Indian market. However, the two most popular motorcycles are probably the Pulsar F250 and the Suzuki Gixxer SF 250. Here is a comparison between the two motorcycles.
Bajaj Pulsar F250 vs Suzuki Gixxer SF 250: Appearances
Bajaj has completely improved the design of the 250 Pulsars. However, for the F250 they decided to borrow some design elements from the Pulsar 220F. It has a half fairing, a projection headlight and a stubby exhaust. Suzuki, on the other hand, gave the Gixxer SF 250 a full fairing that looks sportier than the Pulsar. In addition, Suzuki’s Race Edition is also available, which looks quite attractive.
Bajaj Pulsar F250 vs Suzuki Gixxer SF 250: Specifications
The Gixxer SF250 is powered by an oil-cooled 249 cc unit producing 26.5 hp at 9,300 rpm and a peak torque output of 22.2 Nm at 7,300 Nm. It is equipped with a 6-speed gearbox. The Pulsar F250 uses the same oil-cooled 249 cc unit. It develops 24.5 hp at 8,750 rpm and peak torque of 21.5 Nm at 6,500 rpm. It is paired with a 5-speed gearbox.
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Bajaj Pulsar F250 vs Suzuki Gixxer SF 250: Features
In terms of features, the F250 is equipped with a semi-digital instrument cluster, LED lighting and USB ports. The Gixxer SF 250 features a fully digital instrument cluster with Bluetooth connectivity and LED lighting.
Bajaj Pulsar F250 vs Suzuki Gixxer SF 250: Prices
Prices for the Gixxer SF 250 range from ¥192,000 and ¥203,000.The starting price of the Bajaj Pulsar F250 is ¥141,000, rising to ¥150000.
First published date: May 20, 2023 at 17:16 PM CST