Bajaj Auto has introduced new color options for the recently relaunched Pulsar NS200 and Pulsar NS160 in the country. Both motorcycles now feature a new pewter gray color scheme. While previously available in this color as well, the bikes have received revised graphics and graphics upon their relaunch, making it a new addition.Prices remain the same, Bajaj Pulsar NS200 is priced at ¥149,000, while the retail price of Pulsar NS160 is ¥137,000 (ex-showroom, Delhi).
The new pewter gray shade looks beautiful against blue and black highlights. This contrast adds a fresh look to motorcycles that are otherwise decade-old in styling. Other color options for the Pulsar NS200 and NS160 include Ebony Black, Pearl Metallic White and Cocktail Red.
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The updated Bajaj Pulsar NS range came out earlier this year and the engines are now OBD2 compliant. The Pulsar NS200 uses a 199.5 cc single-cylinder liquid-cooled engine tuned for 24.1 bhp and 18.74 Nm of peak torque, mated to a 6-speed gearbox. The Pulsar NS160 uses a 160.3 cc single-cylinder air-cooled motor tuned for 17.03 bhp and 14.6 Nm of peak torque, mated to a 5-speed gearbox. Both bikes feature 17-inch alloy wheels and USD forks with monoshocks in the rear. Stopping power comes from disc brakes at both ends.
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The new colors should keep the models relevant in their respective segments. This is even more so with the Pulsar NS160, which will soon face the heat from the newer Hero Xtreme 160R 4V. The TVS Apache RTR 160 4V and Pulsar N160 in Bajaj stable are also strong contenders. Meanwhile, the Pulsar NS200 takes on the TVS Apache RTR 200 4V, Yamaha FZ25 and Honda Hornet 2.0 in this segment.
First published date: June 9, 2023 at 16:12 PM CST