Bajaj Pulsar 150 Single Disc
Specification: Bajaj Pulsar 150 Single Disc
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Bajaj Pulsar 150 overview:
Introduction: Pulsar! The name is full of emotions, memories and all. If you are a Bangladeshi biker, or else, a biker from the subcontinent, you must know the name very well. It is an offering from the Indian automobile giant BAJAJ. BAJAJ has recently updated their whole lineup of this series for the year 2017 and same goes for the most sold version too. The 150cc Pulsar has created a reign of its own by the performance it offers to the users. It has its own league, so to say and BAJAJ claims this series as “ India’s No.1 Sports Bike.” See pictures of pulsar 150 2017 here
History: BAJAJ Pulsar was launched back in 2001 to meet the demands of the new age “millennial” bikers. Since its inception, it has been a range that gives the riders a full package of performance and reliability. Different upgrades, either mechanical and/or cosmetic have been made to this lineup of BAJAJ bikes to stay up to the ever-expanding demands of the market. The 2017 edition pulsar was launched in Bangladesh back in the first quarter of 2017. It has seen some engine upgrades and also some cosmetic ones too for differentiating it from the other models which are thriving in the streets till date. You will be easily able to distinguish it as a Pulsar and still know it is the new one from its styling bits.
Features: Key features of BAJAJ Pulsar 150 2017 Edition are described in a nutshell below.
It has AHO (Automatic Headlight On) system, new graphics including stripes in the iconic alloy wheels, new color for the backlit switchgear to help you in night. It features an engine with DTS-i twin spark ignition system and a new wider and throaty exhaust muffler. The design is very similar to the existing models, hence can be polarizing to some. BAJAJ has definitely gone the “why try to fix something if it is not broke?” route while upgrading this version…
The color options of this bike are all very attractive. Colors of this bike in Bangladesh are:
The gun metal color of the BSIV engine is a very beautiful upgrade The bike has a muscular stance aided by aggressive vinyl decals and a new wider exhaust with a more throaty and muscular sound, all of which increases the presence of the bike. The distinct slashed taillight is also a charm to look at and helps instantly recognize a Pulsar even in the night from a distance.
Body Dimensions: The all new BAJAJ Pulsar 150 2017 Edition is a really good performing motorcycle. The wheelbase is 1320mm on which the 144kg bike stands . The bike is balanced very well. The bike has a 15 liters fuel tank which feeds the engine through the injection ports.
The overall length of BAJAJ Pulsar 150 2017 Edition is 2055mm while the width and height are 755mm and 1060mm. The ground clearance is 165mm.
Engine & Transmission: BAJAJ Pulsar 150 2017 Edition possesses a 149.01cc, 4-Stroke, single cylinder, 2-valve, Twin spark DTS-i engine. This engine’s Power & Torque figures are as follows: 14 PS @8000 RPM & 13.4Nm @ 6000 RPM. This machine is paired with a 5-speed Transmission.
Suspension, Brakes, Wheels: The suspension system has a dual telescopic system up front with anti-friction bush and a set of 5-way adjustable Nitrox shock absorbers at the rear. The front brake is a 240 mm Disc paired to the 6-spoke wheel with 80/100-17 tyre. The rear brake is a 130mm Drum attached to the 6-spoke wheel that is wrapped in 100/90-17 tyre. Both the wheels have tubeless tyre for better performance and to avoid sudden deflation.
Best For: The BAJAJ Pulsar 150 2017 Edition is targeted to the youth of the country yet it is also very much usable by the older generation too. City riding is very much doable in this motorcycle. College and university students and young job holders are the main customers of this motorcycle. Many middle aged users also use this bike daily for their need of commuting and inter-city riding.
The motorcycle is also very good at highway speeds and it easily allows the user to do inter-city commutes thanks to its comfortable seating arrangement for both the rider and the pillion. So, you can do long rides with friends and family.
You can see pulsar 150 review here by BikeBD.
Competitors: The main competitors of BAJAJ Pulsar 150 are the likes of:
HONDA CB Trigger
TVS Apache RTR 160
YAMAHA SZ RR Version 2.0
The competitors are having a tough fight from BAJAJ Pulsar 150 2017 Edition for their price as it ticks nearly all the boxes at a time questionable by the bikers of this class. You can compare pulsar 150 2017 edition price here with the competitors.