Bajaj Pulsar NS160

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Key Specs of Bajaj Pulsar NS160

Engine160.3 cc
Mileage40.6 kmpl
Maximum Speed111.17 kmph
Power15.5 bhp @ 8500 rpm
BrakesDisc
Cooling SystemOil Cooled

Bajaj Pulsar NS160 Highlights

09 January 2018: Inheriting design cues and built on the same perimeter frame as its elder sibling: NS200, the Pulsar NS160 is one of the hottest choices for enthusiast riders of the country. The bike presently sits above Pulsar 150 in terms of both pricing and features. It is a powerful, muscular street bike with chiselled fuel tank, contoured split seating configuration and elements that make it look upmarket. There is only one variant available in three colour options: Saffire Blue, Fossil Grey and Wild Red. On the features front, the NS160 gets a digital console, sharp headlamp cluster, perimeter frame, body coloured inserts over the alloys & at the rear and Nitrox mono rear suspension. Mechanically, it is powered by a 4-stroke oil-cooled SOHC DTS-i 160.3cc engine that can produce 15.5PS peak power at 8,500rpm and 14.6Nm maximum torque at 6,500rpm. Bajaj claims that it can yield a mileage of 40.6Kmpl. With a price tag of Rs 1 Lakh (On road, Delhi), the Pulsar NS160 is up against the likes of Honda CB Hornet 160R, Suzuki Gixxer and the Yamaha FZ-S 2.0 FI.

Bajaj Pulsar NS160 Pros and Cons

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BikeDekho Verdict:
Pulsar NS160 is a value-for-money package offering sporty experiences and routine commutes.

Things We Like in Pulsar NS160

  • One of the most refined engines in its segment
  • Good dose of performance
  • Attractive looks
  • Affordable to buy

Things We Don't Like in Pulsar NS160

  • Heavyweight
  • No ABS
  • Limited safety features

Bajaj Pulsar NS160 Price

Pulsar NS160 STD40.6 kmpl City Mileage, 160.3 ccRs.82,624
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  • Good bike for not for long.....

    Hi, I have been using this bike for an year now. Looks are awsome, Comfort is good, Mileage is nice. You cannot take........ Read More

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    Harsh
    On: Sep 14, 2018 | 1993 Views
  • Nice sports bike but need.....

    Nice sporty look like a hunk. Good for youngsters. Too much weight. if falls then need someone to pick. Poor turning........ Read More

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    Shashank Jaiswal
    On: Aug 23, 2018 | 1121 Views
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  • Ns the BEAST

    I 'm satisfied with this 160 cc beast...coz..of its naked look and it's acceleration . Although it also give........ Read More

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    NS lovers please buy 200NS this is a Pulsar with NS kit . fz & hornet are much better than this one..... power n........ Read More

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Bajaj Pulsar NS160 Specifications

Mileage40.6 kmpl City Mileage
Front BrakeDisc
Rear BrakeDrum
Fuel Capacity12 L
Engine TypeSingle Cylinder, 4-Stroke, 4-Valve, SOHC, DTS-i Engine
Displacement160.3 cc
Maximum Speed111.17 kmph

Bajaj Pulsar NS160 Features

ABSno
Head LampHalogen
LED Tail LightY
SpeedometerDigital
OdometerDigital
TripmeterDigital
Wheel TypeAlloy

Engine and Transmission

Engine TypeSingle Cylinder, 4-Stroke, 4-Valve, SOHC, DTS-i Engine
Displacement160.3 cc
Maximum Power15.5 PS @ 8500 rpm
Maximum Torque14.6 Nm @ 6500
StartingKick and Self Start
Maximum Speed111.17 kmph
Cooling SystemOil Cooled
Gear Box5 Speed
ClutchWet, Multi-Plate
No. of Cylinders1
Drive TypeChain Drive
Valves (per cylinder)4
Supply SystemCarburetor
Transmission TypeManual

Tyres and Brakes

Tyre SizeFront :-80/100-17, Rear :-110/80-17
Tyre TypeTubeless
Radial TyresYes
Wheel SizeFront :-17 inch, Rear :-17 inch
Front BrakeDisc
Rear BrakeDrum
Front Brake Diameter240 mm
Rear Brake Diameter130 mm

Performance and Fuel Economy

Mileage (City)40.6 kmpl
Mileage (Highway)48 kmpl
0-60 Kmph5.35 Sec
0-100 Kmph16.54 Sec
Quarter Mile19.53s@104.15 kmph Sec
30-70 kmph (3rd gear)5.61
40-80 kmph (4th gear)7.29 Sec
Braking (60-0 Kmph)2.83s, 20.18m Sec
Braking (80-0 Kmph)3.82s, 39.54m Sec

Features and Safety

SpeedometerDigital
TachometerAnalogue
OdometerDigital
TripmeterDigital
ABSNo
EBSNo
Body GraphicsYes
Seat TypeSplit
ConsoleAnalogue and Digital
ClockYes
Step-up SeatYes
Passenger FootrestYes
Traction ControlNo
Cruise ControlNo
NavigationNo
Quick ShifterNo
Launch ControlNo
Power ModesNo
Adjustable WindscreenNo
Mobile ConnectivityNo

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis/FramePerimeter Frame
Front SuspensionTelescopic with Anti-friction Bush
Rear SuspensionNitrox mono shock absorber with Canister

Dimensions

Length2012 mm
Height1060 mm
Width803.5 mm
Ground Clearance176 mm
Kerb Weight142 Kg
Wheelbase1363 mm
Fuel Capacity12 L

Electricals

Head LampHalogen
Tail LampLED
Turn Signal LampLED
Pass SwitchYes
Battery TypeFull DC MF
Battery Capacity12 V
LED Tail LightYes

Bajaj Pulsar NS160 Expert Review

Overview

The Pulsar NS160 carried forward Bajaj’s legacy in its own style by inheriting dynamics and design cues from its elder sibling, the NS200. Built on the famous perimeter frame, the Pulsar NS160 is one of the reliable companions you’d like to tag along. From the borrowed components, the most noticeable ones are instrument cluster, split seat configuration, rear view mirrors, headlamp unit and turn indicators. The number plate holder is also the same as in the case of Pulsar NS200. The differentiating parameters include thinner fork tubes at the front, smaller tyres, NS160 sticker over tank shrouds and alluring dual-tone colour schemes. 

Mechanically, the Pulsar NS160 is powerful and performs well in low as well as mid torque ranges. You’d feel the true potential of the bike at the speeds between 80 to 90Kmph. The braking mechanism is good to stop the bike as and when required. It comes with a front disc and a rear drum brake set up. Its suspension assembly has telescopic forks at the front and Nitrox Mono-shock absorbers at the rear. The perimeter frame and chiselled fuel tank make it easy to manoeuvre in the city despite its heavy weight.

Design and Features

The NS160 is muscular, aggressive and holds the spirit of true street bike. Up front, there is a sharp and audacious headlamp cluster and a peculiar visor. Moving on, there is a sculpted fuel tank with Pulsar insignia on it that grants the bike a very upmarket feel. The tank shrouds have ‘160’ imprinted on it, which is quite appealing. 

The dual-tone colour scheme suits the muscular hard looks of the Pulsar NS160. The instrument cluster is similar to what you’ve seen on the Pulsar NS200. It is partly digital and partly analogue. The speed is represented in a digital format while there this is a big analogue tachometer in the centre of the cluster. The bike also gets a gear shift light allowing the rider to switch gears at the right time. The cuts, edges and finish levels are nicely done. The overall stance of the bike is bold and signifies pace, thrill and strength. The seating position is just right for the rider to enjoy city commutes. However, touring on this bike can be a little tiring. 

Out of the three colour options, Fossil Grey looks most appealing. The subtle colour tone makes the bike look calm while its sharp front and edges make it for aggressive looks. Dimensionally, it measures 2012mm long, 803.5mm wide and 1060mm high. Ground clearance stands at 176mm and wheelbase is around 1363mm. 

Braking and Handling

Built on the Perimeter Beam Section frame, the NS160 rides on telescopic front forks with anti-friction bush and Nitrox Mono shock absorbers with Canister at the rear. The front fork tubes are thinner than that of NS200. The combination of chassis and suspension assembly arms the rider with great confidence around the corners and on the straight line. The set up is tuned for both sporty experiences and daily commutes. Avoiding bumps is not an issue as the bike’s suspension is perfectly set to handle them. On the braking front, there is 240mm disc at the front and 130mm drum at the rear which in combination lends supreme braking force to the Pulsar NS160. The lack of rear disc option and ABS make you disappointed as a rider. There are 17-inch alloy wheels on which front wraps around 80/100 tubeless tyre and the rear is covered by 110/80 tubeless tyre. 

Safety and Features

The safety of the rider and the pillion is taken care of by the efficient braking mechanism. The front disc provides adequate braking force so that the bike can be stopped at once.

Bajaj Pulsar NS160 Mileage

Bajaj Pulsar NS160 STD gives a mileage of 48 kmpl in highway, as tested by our experts.

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--48 kmpl-

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Pulsar NS160 price in India

CityEx-Showroom Price
MumbaiRs. 80,627 - 85,600
BangaloreRs. 82,944 - 85,945
DelhiRs. 82,624 - 85,690
PuneRs. 80,422 - 83,448
KolkataRs. 84,122 - 87,123
HyderabadRs. 85,920
ChennaiRs. 82,752 - 86,752
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