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    Bajaj Pulsar NS 125 First Look Walkaround And Exhaust Note

    Image – Biker Prakash ChoudharyBajaj Pulsar NS 125 is the third iteration and an entry level offering in the NS segment after the NS 200 and NS 160
    Bajaj Auto Limited has extended its Pulsar lineup with the new NS 125. Launched in India at Rs.93,690 (ex-sh), this entry level sportsbike costs about Rs 15-20k more than the regular Pulsar 125 currently on sale in the country. At the same time, it is cheaper than the Duke 125 by about Rs 70k.
    The new Pulsar NS 125 is offered in colour options of Beach Blue, Fiery Orange, Burnt Red and Pewter Grey while its body gets a high gloss metallic paint finish and it rides on bronze coloured alloy wheels.
    Segment First Features
    Several segment first features make their way onto the Pulsar NS 125. These include a rigid perimeter framework relating to added stiffness while low flex offers better handling facilities. It also receives a Nitrox mono-shock absorber aiding better stability at varying riding speed and on different road conditions.
    Targeting a younger and more adventurous segment of buyers, the Pulsar NS 125 gets sporty features with a signature wolf eyed headlamp cluster with twin pilot lamps, twin strip LED tail lamps and a split grab rail. Below is a first look walkaround video of new Pulsar NS 125 along with exhaust note. Video is credit to Biker Prakash Choudhary.
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    New NS 125, likes its elder sibling, gets similar styling and is heavier than the regular Pulsar 125 by around 4 kgs. It has a total kerb weight of 144 kgs. Dimensions stand at 2,012mm length, 810mm width and 1,078mm height with a 1,353mm long wheelbase. It gets ground clearance at 179mm, saddle height at 805mm and rides on 17 inch alloy wheels with the tyre size 80 section at front and 100 at the rear.
    Technical Details
    Bajaj Pulsar NS 125 gets its power via the same 125cc, single cylinder, air cooled, fuel injected DTS-i engine that also powers the Pulsar 125 which offers 12 PS power at 5,500 rpm and 11 Nm torque at 7,000 rpm mated to a 5 speed constant mesh gearbox. Braking is via 240mm front disc and 130mm rear drum with CBS. Suspension is via telescopic front and mono shocks at the rear.
    Bajaj has been noticing huge increase in sales of Pulsar, post the launch of the 125 cc range. With the NS125, they aim to increase sales of Pulsar range even further. They aim to target young bikers who want a stylish entry level motorcycle in the 125cc segment.
    Bajaj Auto also offers the Pulsar NS series which includes the NS 200 and NS 160. The NS 200 was launched first as a new age and stylish Pulsar. The NS 160 came in with class leading power, advanced features and stylish looks at a highly competitive price point. Now the new entry-level NS 125 model comes in with class leading features, a powerful engine and sporty accents to strengthen the brands position in the entry level sports bike segment. More

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    2021 Bajaj Pulsar NS125 India Launch Price Rs 94k – 4 New Colours

    2021 Bajaj Pulsar NS125New Bajaj Pulsar NS 125 launched to further strengthen and widen Bajaj’s entry sport bike segment
    New Bajaj Pulsar NS 125 is the auto manufacturers sportiest 125cc segment offering. Pulsar NS125 entry sportsbike is designed to cater to the needs of young enthusiasts. The engine delivers power of 12 PS and torque of 11 Nm for segment topping performance. In keeping with the spirit of Pulsar, power comes from a 125cc BS6 DTS-i engine characterised by superior power, and immediate throttle response.
    Segment-first features include a rigid perimeter frame for high-stiffness, and low flex for sharp handling. Nitrox mono-shock absorber helps with stability at varying riding speed. This makes for greater handling and stability on varied road types.
    2021 Bajaj Pulsar NS125
    Pulsar NS 125 is now available at a price point of Rs 93,690, ex-sh Delhi. The entry level product widens the Pulsar ‘NS’ range of motorcycles’ portfolio and strengthens brand appeal and utility in the sports motorcycle branding front.
    Pulsar NS 125 features
    Pulsar NS 125 is available in four colour options, including Beach Blue, Fiery Orange, Burnt Red and Pewter Grey. The body is decked in high gloss metallic paint. The perimeter frame and alloys are finished in bronze shade.
    2021 Bajaj Pulsar NS125
    Signature wolf-eyed headlamp cluster is matched with twin pilot lamps. The infinity twin-strip LED Tail lamps, split grab rail and smart design belly pan complete the external design aspects for a touch of sharpness.
    Pulsar NS series has a firm grip on the entry sport segment. And over time, Bajaj has ensured there’s something for everyone in the Pulsar range, whether NS or not. The NS range benefits from its product range which includes Pulsar NS 200, and NS 160. The portfolio affirms the need for varied products across segments that can pack in a punch at an attractive price point.
    First-time sport biking enthusiast
    NS 160 is available at a price point of Rs 1,10,086, and NS 200 is available at a price of Rs 1,33,222. NS 125 intends to bring in yet more buyers into the fold by offering something to the first-time sport biking enthusiast.
    2021 Bajaj Pulsar NS125
    Sarang Kanade, President – Motorcycles, Bajaj Auto said “We are excited to bring the pedigree of the higher cc Pulsar NS series bikes, for first-time performance riding enthusiasts. The thrill that the new Pulsar NS 125 is built to offer, will appeal to a large segment of customers with its multiple class leading features. The Pulsar 125 has been very well received by consumers and we are confident that the new NS 125 will further strengthen the brand’s position in the Entry Sport Bike segment”. More

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    Bajaj Pulsar RS200 Price Hike April 2021 – New Price Rs 1.57 L?

    Image – MRD VlogsBajaj Pulsar RS200 competes against the likes of Yamaha YZF R15 and Suzuki Gixxer 250 SF
    It is the season of price hikes as automotive brands continue to battle shortage of parts, increase in transport cost, etc. Almost all manufacturers hike prices of all or some of their products during this period. Bajaj Auto too has decided to increase prices of Pulsar RS200.
    It is to be noted that in the last round of price hikes, it was the Pulsar RS200 which did not receive any price hike. And this time, the flagship Pulsar has gotten its due price hike.
    New Price April 2021
    Although the latest price hike is not reflected on the company’s official website as of yet but dealer reports suggest that the faired sports bike is bound to receive a significant price increment of Rs 5,005. As per certain media reports, Pulsar RS200 will now be retailed at a price of Rs 1,57,184 (ex-showroom).
    That is a substantial hike considering the bike receives no updates of any sort. Pulsar RS200 was supposed to mark the beginning of the faired lineup of Pulsar motorcycles but unfortunately, it hasn’t received an overwhelming response.

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    Pulsar RS200

    This also kept Bajaj from giving the motorcycle any significant update since its launch. Also, the price at which it has been offered makes better sense for customers to save a few bucks and settle for the Pulsar 220F.
    With the latest price revision, it is now directly pitted against Yamaha YZF R15 V3.0. While the former has more horses to offer, the latter offers better control on the road and also more features. Pulsar RS200 is one quick motorcycle, probably the quickest in its segment, and we don’t have the slightest doubt. However, its on-road performance does not justify the high price it demands.
    Mechanical Specifications
    In its BS6 avatar, Pulsar RS200 is powered by a 199.5cc single-cylinder liquid-cooled engine that pumps out 24.1 bhp at 9750rpm and a peak torque of 18.7 Nm at 8000rpm. This unit is coupled with a six-speed gearbox and can clock a top speed of 141 kmph. The suspension setup of the motorcycle consists of telescopic forks at front and a mono-shock at rear. Braking duties are handled by 300mm disc at front and 230mm disc at rear respectively that are assisted by dual-channel ABS.
    Features on offer
    As far as features are concerned, it is offered with twin-projector LED headlamps, a semi-digital instrument console, clip-on handlebars and backlit switchgear. The instrument console reads out information from the speedometer, odometer, fuel gauge and service-due indicator. It is available in a solitary trim with three colour options- Burnt Red, Metallic Pearl White and Pewter Grey.
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    2021 Bajaj Pulsar 220F New Colours – Moon White, Matte Black

    2021 Bajaj Pulsar 220F White Colour. Credit – Jet WheelsWith its updated graphics, 2021 Bajaj Pulsar 220F gets sportier and more aggressive
    Bajaj is in the process of updating its bestselling Pulsar range in line with evolving customer needs and market dynamics. The basic idea is to introduce cosmetic enhancements, which will make Pulsar range more attractive to customers. The latest to get these updates is Pulsar 220F, one of the bestsellers in its class.
    As may be recalled, Bajaj had earlier introduced updates in Pulsar 150 and Pulsar 180. These updated motorcycles have started reaching dealerships and official launch is expected soon. It is likely that prices may be increased slightly for 2021 Pulsar models. Prices will be announced by the company at the time of launch.
    2021 Bajaj Pulsar 220F Moon White Colour
    2021 Bajaj Pulsar 220F Matte Black
    If we talk about existing 220F, it is offered in colour options of Black Blue and Black Red. For 2021 Pulsar 220F, Bajaj has introduced new colour options. One of these is Matte Black, which is a combo of black and red.
    While the new colour shades look similar to existing ones, the overall look and feel of the motorcycle has undergone a significant change. That’s because the graphics have been completely revamped and their placement has also been updated.
    2021 Bajaj Pulsar 220F Matte Black. Image – Jet Wheels
    In 2021 Pulsar 220F, the graphics cover a significant portion of the fuel tank. In addition, the contrasting shades of red have been introduced on the headlight cowl as well. The updated graphics can also be seen on engine cowl, front fender, and rear tail section. Colour coded alloy wheel decals are quite the same as earlier.
    2021 Bajaj Pulsar 220F
    2021 Pulsar 220F also gets faux carbon fibre cues on the front fender, side panels, engine cowl and rear tail section. Overall, the updated motorcycle has a blacked-out profile. This is evident in the blacked-out engine, handlebar, alloy wheels, exhaust and heat shield, and suspension.
    2021 Bajaj Pulsar 220F Moon White
    This colour combo gets relatively more chaotic, as there are three contrasting shades vying for attention. Against a white background that’s visible on the fuel tank, fairing and tail section, the motorcycle utilizes red and black graphics. The design and placement of the graphics is the same as that of Matte Black version. The underside is completely blacked out as well.
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    2021 Bajaj Pulsar 220F will continue to use the same engine as earlier. The 220cc, oil cooled Twin Spark, DTS-i FI engine is capable of generating 20.4 PS of max power and 18.55 Nm of peak torque. It is mated to a 5-speed gearbox. Most other mechanicals such as suspension, brakes, and electricals will be the same as earlier. More

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    Bajaj Pulsar Sales, Exports Breakup Feb 2021 – 125, 150, 180, 200, 220

    Image – MRD VlogsThe Pulsar 125 was the most sold motorcycle within the Bajaj Pulsar domestic lineup
    Bajaj Auto domestic and export sales figures for the Pulsar range for Feb 2021 have been detailed. In domestic market, it was the Pulsar 125 and 150 that commanded their sales charts while in global markets, the 160, 180, 200 found most buyers.
    Domestic sales stood at 81,454 units in Feb 21, up 7.65 percent over 75,669 units sold in Feb 20. MoM sales however, dipped 16.53 percent from 97,580 units sold in Jan 21.
    Domestic Sales
    It may be seen that in both counts, it was the Pulsar 125 and 150 that claimed top spots. The entry level offering saw sales of 39,323 units in Feb 21, up 256.48 percent over 11,031 units sold in Feb 20 while MoM sales suffered a de-growth of 16.48 percent as against 47,080 units sold in Jan 21 even as percentage share has increased marginally from 48.25 held in Jan 21 to 48.28 percent as on date.
    This was followed at No. 2 by the Pulsar 150 which noted de-growth both in terms of YoY and MoM sales. Currently commanding a share of 31.37 percent in the brand lineup, sales of the Pulsar 150 dipped 48.74 percent YoY to 25,550 units while MoM sales dipped 21.29 percent as against 32,460 units sold in Jan 21.
    Bajaj Pulsar Domestic Sales Feb 2021
    For 2021, Bajaj Auto is planning to refresh the Pulsar 150 range with new colour options. The Pulsar 150 is currently presented three variants – 150 Neon, 150 standard model, and 150 Twin Disc.
    The Pulsar 160, 180 and 200 range noted an increase of 45.90 percent to 11,643 units in Feb 21 as against 7,980 units sold in the same month of the previous year while in Jan 21 sales stood at 11,730 units, a marginal 0.74 percent MoM de-growth. Of the Pulsar 220F, the company noted de-growth YoY and MoM at 27.56 percent and 21.74 percent respectively. Sales stood at 4,938 units in Feb 21, down from 6,817 units sold in Feb 21 while Jan 21 sales were at 6,310 units.
    Bajaj Pulsar Exports
    Where exports of the Bajaj Pulsar range was concerned, the past month saw the 160,180 and 200 variants more in demand. Total exports stood at 30,863 units, up from 19,200 units exported in Feb 20 while MoM exports dipped 13.61 percent from 35,724 units exported in Jan 21.
    Bajaj Pulsar Exports Feb 2021
    YoY exports increased for each of the variants in the Pulsar lineup except for the 220F Exports of the 160,180 and 200 stood at 14,689 units, up 73.69 percent over 8,457 units exported in Feb 21 though exports in Jan 21 had stood at 18,056 units, relating to a 18.65 percent MoM de-growth.
    The Bajaj Pulsar 150 was at No.2 and the 125 at No.3 with 93.77 percent and 72.26 percent growth in terms of YoY exports. The Pulsar 125 also noted a MoM growth by 34.30 percent with 3,458 units sold in Jan 21 while exports of the Pulsar 150 dipped 15.59 percent following 12,674 units exported in Jan 21.
    The flagship Pulsar 220F saw diminishing exports both on YoY and MoM basis. Exports which had stood at 2,526 units in Feb 20 dipped 67.06 percent to 832 units in Feb 21 while Jan exports were at 1,536 units. The company now seeks to expand its Pulsar brand of motorcycles by launching new models in 180cc, 250cc and 400cc categories. More

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    2021 Bajaj Pulsar Black, White, Red, Blue – 4 New Colours In Matte Finish

    2021 Bajaj Pulsar New Colours – Matte EditionPulsar 150 has remained a popular choice in its class for more than a decade
    For a sportier look and feel, Bajaj has introduced new colour option and visual updates for its bestselling Pulsar 150 motorcycle. The bike is available in three models, Pulsar 150 standard, Pulsar 150 Neon and Pulsar 150 dual disc. While the engine and core cycle parts are the same across all three models, they differ in terms of their colour options and graphics.
    2021 Pulsar 150 New Colours – Matte Edition
    The new colour options on offer with the 2021 Bajaj Pulsar are white, black, red and blue. All these colour options are finished in Matte and are expected to be officially launched soon. All colours uses a mix of others.
    2021 Bajaj Pulsar New Colours – Matte Edition
    For example, the white Pulsar utilizes an exciting mix of red and black graphics against a white background. This triple colour combo can be seen on the headlight cowl, fuel tank, engine cowl and rear tail section. Another change can be seen on the front mudguard that gets glossy carbon fibre sticker.
    The bike utilizes a blacked-out theme, as is evident in the blacked out engine, wheels, handlebar, rear view mirrors, exhaust pipe and heat shield, side panels, and rear suspension. The combo of white and black looks striking and strips of red further enhance the motorcycle’s visual appeal.
    2021 Bajaj Pulsar New Colours – Matte Edition
    These new colour option for 2021 Pulsar 150 looks a lot sportier, as compared to the existing options of Black Grey and Black Red colours. The existing colours are dual-tone options that have contrasting graphics. Take a look at the detailed first look of all the new colour options on Bajaj Pulsar 150 in the video below. Video is credit to Jet Wheels.
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    It is possible that Bajaj may introduce new colour options for other Pulsar models. As of now, Pulsar 150 Neon is offered in Neon Red, Neon Silver and Neon Lime Green colour options. The twin disc model is available in Black Blue and Black Red colour options.
    With the updates, 2021 Pulsar 150 single disc will become pricier by around Rs 2k-3k. Similarly, price of other Pulsar 150 models could be increased based on the level of updates they get. Pulsar 150 Neon is currently the cheapest, available at a starting price of Rs 94,125 (ex-showroom, New Delhi). Pulsar 150 single disc costs Rs 1,00,070 whereas the twin disc model starts at Rs 1,03,072.
    2021 Pulsar 150 engine
    Engine is the same as earlier, a 149.50 cc, DTS-i FI, twin spark unit that is capable of generating 14 ps of max power at 8,500 rpm and 13.25 Nm of max torque at 6,500 rpm. This is mated to a 5-speed gearbox. The motorcycle is known for being fuel efficient, offering around 50-55 kmpl.
    Pulsar 150 single disc variant has 260 mm disc brake at the front, integrated with single channel ABS. Rear wheel has 130 mm drum brake. The twin disc model has 280 mm and 230 mm disc brakes at front and rear. Suspension duties on-board Pulsar 150 single disc model are performed by 31 mm standard telescopic forks at the front and twin gas filled canister based shock absorber at the rear. More

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    2021 Bajaj Pulsar 150 New Matte Red Colour Twin Disc Variant Launch Soon

    2021 Bajaj Pulsar 150 – Matte Red ColourBajaj Auto will soon launch new colour schemes on Pulsar 150 and Pulsar 180 models
    Recently, we reported a new colour scheme for the 2021 Bajaj Pulsar 150. As it appears, the Moon White Edition was presented in the single disc variant while the twin disc variant gets a new colour scheme using the same colour combination although in different proportions. Pulsar 180 is seen with new blue colour.
    Updated Cosmetics
    In another video by Jet wheels, the split seat, twin-disc variant of Pulsar 150 is shown with a three-one paint scheme just like the Moon White Edition except in this case the most prominent colour being matte red instead of white. The predominant red paint is complemented by contrasting shades of black and white.
    2021 Bajaj Pulsar 150 – Matte Red Colour
    The unique colour combination makes for very tasteful and attractive body graphics. The front of the motorcycle, as usual, is covered in a black shade which is complemented by the tri-colour graphics.
    The front fender has been painted in gloss black with a carbon fibre finish. Similar carbon fibre treatments are seen on the central toolbox panel and rear fender. It rolls on blacked-out alloy wheels which get a white colour stripe on its rims. Mechanical components such as the engine-gearbox assembly, central body panel, exhaust pipe and engine guard have been finished in matte black.
    2021 Bajaj Pulsar 150 – Matte Red Colour
    Just like the Moon White Edition, mechanical components such as the engine-gearbox assembly, central body panel, exhaust pipe and engine guard are painted in black. Additionally, design of the ‘150’ branding on the rear fender is also revised slightly.
    Most of the body components have been given matte-black finish treatments while some of its components such as an exhaust cover, pillion grab rails and a clip-on handlebar.
    Mechanical Specs
    In terms of specifications, it is powered by the same BS6 compliant 149.5cc air-cooled single-cylinder fuel-injected motor which is able to generate and is linked to a 5-speed gearbox. The hardware setup of this new colour variant is also identical to the existing model.
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    The frame of the bike is suspended on conventional telescopic forks at front and dual springs with adjustable preload at rear. Braking setup in this model consists of disc brakes at both ends with rotors of 280mm and 230mm dia at front and rear respectively.
    In terms of features, it still gets a part-digital and part-analogue instrument console. It gets a halogen headlight with an LED taillight and turn indicators. Safety net is provided by a single-channel ABS as standard across the range. It is expected to be priced at a premium of Rs 2000-3000 over the regular twin disc variant of Pulsar 150. Upon its launch, it will continue to be pitted against the likes of TVS Apache RTR 160, Honda Unicorn, Yamaha FZS Fi. More

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    Bajaj Pulsar 180 Blue Colour Launch Soon – Detailed First Look

    2021 Bajaj Pulsar 180 – New Blue Colour
    Bajaj dominates 150-200cc segment and Pulsar 180 is one of its bestsellers

    Known for its powerful performance, Bajaj Pulsar 180 2021 model gets new colour option of Blue. The bike also gets sporty graphics to enhance its overall look and feel. Current model of Pulsar 180 is available in only Black Red colour option. Bajaj has also added new colour to Pulsar 150.
    2021 Bajaj Pulsar 180 new colour and features
    Bajaj has chosen a dark matte blue shade for 2021 Pulsar 180, which enriches its dominating character. For a sportier appeal, the bike gets new dual-tone black and white graphics. These can be seen on the headlamp cowl, engine cowl, fuel tank, side panels and rear tail section. The new graphics looks much better as compared to the graphics on the existing Black Red variant.
    2021 Bajaj Pulsar 180 – New Blue Colour
    Another cosmetic update is glossy sticker on the front mudguard. In line with the overall theme, the bike also gets white colour alloy wheel decals. For a more intense look, the exhaust heat shield has been blacked out. The exhaust heat shield comes in chrome finish on existing Pulsar 180. All these changes have helped enhance the motorcycle’s road presence.
    Features that are same as earlier include the stylish LED tail lamp, semi-digital instrument cluster, sporty split seats, upswept exhaust, split rear grab rails and sleek tail lamps.
    2021 Bajaj Pulsar 180 – New Blue Colour
    2021 Bajaj Pulsar 180 engine
    Powering 2021 Bajaj Pulsar 180 is the same engine as earlier. The 178.6 cc, air cooled, DTS-i Fi unit is capable of generating 17.02 PS of max power @ 8500 rpm and 14.52 Nm of peak torque at 6500 rpm. This is mated to a 5-speed gearbox. As per user reviews, Pulsar 180 has fuel efficiency of around 40-45 kmpl.
    Most other mechanical parts are also the same as earlier. The bike has telescopic front suspension with anti-friction brush and Nitrox rear shock absorber with 5-way adjustability. Pulsar 180 has disc brakes at both ends (280 mm front and 230 mm rear), integrated with single channel ABS.
    2021 Bajaj Pulsar 180 price
    With the updates, 2021 Bajaj Pulsar 180 is expected to become pricier. The current model is available at a starting price of Rs 1.08 lakh (ex-showroom, New Delhi). 2021 Pulsar 180 will continue to rival the likes of TVS Apache RTR 180, Honda Hornet 2.0 and Hero Xtreme 160R.
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    2021 marks a new innings for Pulsar 180, as it was reintroduced earlier this year in February. As may be recalled, Bajaj had discontinued Pulsar 180 in 2019 and replaced it with 180F. The new model is around 7k cheaper than Pulsar 180F.
    In the future, Bajaj will be expanding the Pulsar range with Pulsar NS250 and RS250. These will share their engine and platform with KTM 250 Duke. More