2024 Bajaj Pulsar NS125 Launched at Rs. 1.04 Lakh

2024 Bajaj Pulsar NS125 Launched at Rs. 1.04 Lakh

Bajaj’s NS lineup has gotten a refresh lately, with the Bajaj Pulsar NS160 and Pulsar NS200 having been updated for 2024 . Along with the two, the 2024 Bajaj Pulsar NS125 has been launched with a price tag of Rs 1,04,922. This makes it Rs 5,351 dearer than the previous generation bike, which retailed at Rs 99,571 (both ex-showroom Delhi). The changes in the 2024 model include the new LED headlight with LED DRLs and indicators and an all-new LCD instrument console. The headlight cluster consists of two LED clusters stacked vertically and are flanked on either by LED DRLs that are shaped like a lightning bolt. The headlight cowl has been reworked as well, sporting cleaner design lines compared to the older model.

The Bajaj Pulsar NS125 has made its debut in the Indian market, offering a blend of performance and affordability. The LCD instrument console is a negatively-lit all-new unit and comes equipped with Bluetooth connectivity. It doesn’t get turn-by-turn navigation like the updated Pulsar NS160 and the Pulsar NS200. The rest of the bike has remained unchanged. As such, it is still powered by a 124.45cc, single-cylinder, air cooled engine producing 11.96PS and 11Nm.

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Bajaj Pulsar NS125

Design and Styling

The 2024 Bajaj Pulsar NS125 inherits its design cues from its larger siblings in the Pulsar family, featuring a sporty and aggressive look. The bike boasts a sharp and angular fuel tank with the shrouds, and the sleek LED headlamp, and an edgy tail section.

Engine and Performance

Powering the Bajaj Pulsar NS125 is a 124.4cc, single-cylinder, air-cooled engine. This engine is capable of producing 12 PS of some power at 8,500 rpm and 11 Nm of the torque at the 6,500 rpm. The engine is mated to be 5-speed gearbox, and also offering the smooth and precise shifts. The bike is expected to be offer a good mix of the performance and also the fuel efficiency, and to be making it an ideal choice for daily commuting.

Features and Equipment

Despite its entry-level positioning, the Bajaj Pulsar NS125 comes loaded with features. It gets a fully digital instrument cluster that displays information like speed, fuel level, trip meter, and more. The bike also gets an LED headlamp and LED taillights, enhancing visibility and safety. Other notable features include clip-on handlebars, a muscular tank, and alloy wheels.

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Bajaj Pulsar NS125

Ride and Handling

The Bajaj Pulsar NS125 is built on a perimeter frame, ensuring good rigidity and stability. The bike features telescopic front forks and a mono-shock rear suspension, offering a comfortable and planted ride. The bike's ergonomics are sporty yet comfortable, making it suitable for both city commutes and highway rides.

Safety and Braking

In terms of safety, the Bajaj Pulsar NS125 comes equipped with a disc brake at the front and a drum brake at the rear. The bike also gets single-channel ABS (Anti-lock Braking System) as standard, ensuring safe and controlled braking in all conditions.

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Bajaj Pulsar NS125

Price and Competition

With a starting price of Rs. 1.04 lakh (ex-showroom), the Bajaj Pulsar NS125 is positioned competitively in the entry-level segment. It competes against the likes of the Honda SP 125 and the Hero Glamour in the Indian market.


These are the biggest updates the Bajaj Pulsar NS125 has received so far. But have these updates helped in making the Pulsar NS125 compete better with its arch rival, the TVS Raider 125? Well, not in terms of features so because the Raider’s top-end SmartXonnect variant gets a TFT instrument console with Bluetooth connectivity and turn-by-turn navigation AND is still more affordable than the NS125 by Rs 2,152.Overall, the 2024 Bajaj Pulsar NS125 is a stylish and feature-packed commuter bike that offers good performance and value for money.