Bajaj Pulsar 150 (2008) vs TVS Apache RTR 160 ABS vs Bajaj Pulsar 150 ABS Comparison

Updated: 14, May, 2019 02:46 AM

Ex-Showroom Price

₹ 66,500
* Delhi. May vary.
Discontinued

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Ex-Showroom Price

₹ 85,573
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Ex-Showroom Price

₹ 85,958
* Delhi. May vary.

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DIMENSIONS & WEIGHT

Kerb/Wet Weight
137.00 kg138 kg144 kg
Ground Clearance
155.00 mm165 mm165 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity
8.00 litres12 ± 0.5 litres15 litres
Wheelbase
1330.00 mm1300 mm1320 mm

COMFORT & CONVENIENCE FEATURES

Electric Start
Pillion Footrest
Step-up Seat/Split Seat

ENGINE & GEARBOX

Displacement
149.01 cc159.7 cc149 cc
Number of Cylinders
111
Engine Description
4 Stroke, Single Cylinder, Air Cooled, 2 Plug159.7cc, 4-stroke, Single cylinder149cc, Air-Cooled, Single Cylinder
Maximum Power
13.50 HP @ 8500 rpm14.91 HP @ 8000 rpm14 HP @ 8000 rpm
Maximum Torque
13.90 NM @ 6500 rpm13.03 Nm @ 6500 rpm13.4 Nm @ 6000 rpm
Number of Gears
555
Cooling
Air CoolingAir CoolingAir Cooling

INSTRUMENT CONSOLE FEATURES

Fuel Gauge
DigitalDigitalDigital
Tachometer
AnalogueAnalogAnalog
Trip Meter
NoneDigitalDigital
Speedometer
DigitalDigitalDigital

QUICK FACTS & SUMMARY

Top Speed
113 kmph110 kmph115 kmph
Body Type
Sports CommuterSports CommuterSports Commuter
Bike Variant
Bajaj Pulsar 150 (2008)TVS Apache RTR 160 with SuperMoto ABSBajaj Pulsar 150 ABS
Current Status
DiscontinuedAvailableAvailable
Price in India
Bajaj Pulsar 150 (2008) was priced at INR 66,500 before being discontinued in India (ex-showroom).New TVS Apache RTR 160 ABS is available for INR 85,573 in India (Ex-Showroom).Bajaj Pulsar 150 is priced at INR 85,958 in India (Ex-Showroom).
Mileage
52 kmpl (approx)45-50 kmpl (Approx.)45-50 kmpl (Approx.)
Shades
Black, Silver, Blue & RedGloss Black, Pearl White, T Grey, Matte Blue, Matte RedBlack Grey, Black Red
Vehicle Overview
2008 Bajaj Pulsar 150 was once the most affordable Pulsar with last selling price of INR 66,500. It was powered by 149.01 cc, single cylinder engine producing 13.5 PS at 8500 rpm and 13.90 Nm at 6500 rpm. The engine comes mated to a 5-speed gearbox on the motorcycle. it looks more or less the same in terms of design on the 2017 model. The motorcycle carried a 240 mm front disc brake while its rear tyre measured 100/90-17. It rivaled none other than TVS Apache RTR 150 at its time of sale. It was offered in Black, Silver, Red and Blue shades.Apache RTR 160 ABS is the youngest Apache on the TVS lineup currently. It rivals the likes of Bajaj Pulsar NS160, Yamaha FZS V3, Suzuki Gixxer 155, and Honda CB Hornet 160R. It is one of the most popular sport commuters among motorcycle buyers in India. TVS Motor now also offers a single-channel SuperMoto ABS unit in the Apache RTR 160. It is also one of the lightest bikes you can buy in India in this price range.Pulsar 150 is a widely known name in commuter sport motorcycle segment of India. It first appeared 17 years ago when the Pulsar brand name was just started. Pulsar 150 carries an updated 149cc engine, producing 14 HP at 8000 rpm and 13.4 Nm at 6000 rpm. Pulsar 150 claims a top speed of 115 kph while weighs fairly high at 144 kg. The comfortable riding position and excellent 45-50 kmpl of mileage make it a nice choice against Honda CB Unicorn.
Fuel Type
PetrolPetrolPetrol

BATTERY & LIGHTING

Pass Light
Battery Type
Maintenance FreeMaintenance FreeMaintenance Free

BRAKES & TYRES

Front Brake
240mm Disc270mm Single Disc with ABS240mm Disc
Alloy Wheels
Rear Brake
130mm Drum130mm Drum130mm Drum
Wheel Type
17″ Alloy wheelsAlloys17″ Black Alloys
Front Tyre
2.75 X 1790/90-1780/100-17
Rear Tyre
100/90 X 17110/80-17100/90-17

SUSPENSION & CHASSIS

Front Suspension
TelescopicTelescopic Forks with Hydraulic DampersTelescopic, with anti-friction bush
Rear Suspension
Triple rate springsMonotube Inverted Gas-filled Dual Shock Absorbers with Spring Aid5 way adjustable, Nitrox shock absorber

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