Bajaj Pulsar 135 vs Honda CB Shine SP CBS Comparison

Updated: 19, Nov, 2015 11:28 AM

Ex-Showroom Price

₹ 61,645
* Delhi. May vary.

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₹ 65,475
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DIMENSIONS, WEIGHT & CAPACITIES

Kerb/Wet Weight
121 kg124 kg
Ground Clearance
165 mm160 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity
8 litres10.5 litres
Wheelbase
1325 mm1266 mm
Overall Length
1995 mm2007 mm
Overall Width
765 mm762 mm
Overall Height
1045 mm1085 mm
Seat Height
800 mm800 mm

PERFORMANCE & MILEAGE

Top Speed
110 kmph100 kmph
Mileage (Combined)
50 kmpl60 kmpl
Mileage (City)
45 kmpl55 kmpl
Mileage (Highway)
55 kmpl65 kmpl

COMFORT & CONVENIENCE

Electric Start
Pillion Footrest
Pass Light
Step-up Seat/Split Seat

WHEELS & TYRES

Tubeless Tyres
Alloy Wheels
Wheel Type
6 Spoke AlloysNA
Wheel Size
2.75 x 17", 100/90 x 17"NA

ENGINE & GEARBOX

Displacement
134.66 cc124.73 cc
Bore
54.0 mm52.4 mm
Stroke
58.8 mm57.8 mm
No. of Cylinders
11
Bharat Stage IV (BS4)
Engine Description
134.6cc, 4-stroke, DTS-i, air cooled. 4-valve single cylinder, BSIVAir Cooled, 4 Stroke, SI Engine, BS4
Maximum Power
13.3 Bhp @ 9000 rpm10.16 bhp @ 7500 rpm
Maximum Torque
11.4 Nm @ 7500 rpm10.30 Nm @ 5500 rpm
No. of Gears
55
Clutch
Wet Multiplate ClutchNA
Cooling
Air CoolingNA
Emission Standard
BSIVNA
Fuel Type
PetrolPetrol

INSTRUMENT CONSOLE

Fuel Gauge
DigitalDigital
Tachometer
Analogue
Trip Meter
Digital-2Digital
Speedometer
DigitalAnalog

BATTERY

Voltage
12V12V
Capacity
5Ah3Ah
Battery Type
Maintenance FreeMF

MAXABOUT RATING & VERDICT

Design
Performance
Comfort
Fuel Economy
Features
Build Quality
Value for Money
Standout Features
DTS-i Technology, Lightweight, Tubeless Tyres, Disc Brake, Excellent Ground ClearanceCombination Braking System, Disc Brake, Tubeless Tyres, Electric Starter, Excellent Ground Clearance
Should You Buy It?
Pulsar 135 is certainly the only one of its kind in India. It packs performance and mileage in one perfect go, leaving everyone stunned with its impressive acceleration in city rides.Buyers should consider Honda CB Shine SP only if they are true Honda fans. On the other hand, 150 cc commuters like Honda Unicorn, Yamaha SZ-RR and Bajaj V15 even fall in the same price bracket.

BRAKES & SUSPENSION

Front Brake
240 mm Disc240 mm Disc
Front Suspension
Telescopic, with anti-friction bushTelescopic Fork
Rear Suspension
5 way adjustable, Nitrox shock absorberSpring Loaded Hydraulic Type (Swing Arm)
Rear Brake
130 mm Drum130 mm Drum

QUICK FACTS & OVERVIEW

Type
CommuterCommuter
Official Tagline
Light SportsJab Mile Kuch MORE, Kamyabi Ban Jati Hai SPECIAL
Current Status
AvailableAvailable
Mileage
45-55 kmpl (approx.)55-65 kmpl (Approx.)
Shades
Laser Black, Nuclear Blue, Chrome Black, Dyno RedBlack, Athletic Blue Metallic, Pearl Amazing White, Imperial Red Metallic, Geny Grey Metallic, Pearl Siren Blue
On-Road Price (Delhi)
INR 68,400 (Approx.)INR 72,700 (Approx.)
Summary
Pulsar 135 is the most affordable and entry level Pulsar in the lineup, sharing its engine with the once selling XCD 135. The motorcycle is good for 13.3 BHP and 11.4 Nm of torque while weighs just 121 kg with fuel. Indian automobile market has no other bike within the same engine segment while it is sometimes compared with the entry level 150cc commuter bikes due to its power values. It is currently undergoing a 2017 year transformation and the current shade scheme is shared with all other DTS-i Pulsars in the lineup. The Nuclear Blue shade looks really attractive on the youngest Pulsar.CB Shine SP is the flagship model for Shine series in India. It comes with a 124.73cc, air cooled engine producing 10.16 BHP and 10.30 Nm of torque. The SP version comes with a 5-speed gearbox and weigh 124 kg with full fuel. Honda CB Shine SP claims a top speed of 100 kmph while its rivals include TVS Phoenix, Hero Glamour and Discover 125. The motorcycle is in the territory of entry level 150cc bikes including Hero Achiever and Yamaha SZ-RR.
Variant Name
Bajaj Pulsar 135Honda CB Shine SP (CBS)
Ex-Showroom Price (Delhi)
INR 61,645INR 65,475
Warranty
2 Years/30,000 Kms2 Years/24,000 Kms

ELECTRICALS

Horn
DualNA

OTHER SPECIFICATIONS

Frame/Chassis
Box Type Diamong TypeSteel Diamond

LIGHTING

Automatic Headlamp On (AHO)
Head Light
12V 35/35 W12V 35/35W (AHO)

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