In accordance with supplier sources, the 2019 Bajaj Dominar shall be priced at Rs 1.74 lakh. This makes the brand new mannequin price round Rs 11,000 greater than the present bike that’s priced at Rs 1.63 lakh (each costs, ex-showroom, Delhi). The flagship providing from Bajaj has acquired fairly a considerable replace for 2019, with adjustments to the engine, suspension and extra.
To start with, it now will get a DOHC motor, changing the SOHC unit. Together with this there’s additionally an influence bump – peak energy has gone up from 35hp at eight,000rpm to 40hp at eight,650rpm. Peak torque, in the meantime, stays unchanged at 35Nm however is available in at 7,000rpm – 500rpm increased than on the older bike. The second greatest change is the up to date suspension, the place the traditional telescopic fork has been changed with an upside-down unit, bettering the trip high quality considerably. One other contributor to the nicer trip is the revised monoshock.
Bajaj’s flagship additionally options an up to date instrument cluster. Whereas, at first look, the structure and look of the instrumentation could look similar to that of the older mannequin, it now has a secondary show on the tank, instead of the warning lights. It’s a extra superior unit that shows gear place, journey meters and extra, whereas the first show now conveys info (like mileage per litre) and warnings (like side-stand down) in textual content type.
The exhaust has additionally been up to date and now sports activities a twin-exit finish can, which produces a barely louder observe. Lastly, for 2019, the Bajaj Dominar additionally will get a vivid new color scheme referred to as Auroral Inexperienced.
At this worth level, the 2019 Bajaj Dominar 400 continues to be a powerful worth proposition and it nonetheless handsomely undercuts the remainder of its rivals – just like the BMW G310R, TVS Apache RR 310, the newly launched Honda CB300R and its personal cousins, the KTM 250 Duke and 390 Duke.