Producers are not allowed to provide two-wheelers with out CBS/ABS, following the April 1, 2019 deadline, which made it mandatory. The ruling introduced into query the way forward for a number of bikes; and whereas most have been up to date with the suitable security characteristic, there are nonetheless a handful whose updates haven’t but been formally introduced. The Bajaj Pulsar NS160 is considered one of these bikes.
Over the previous few months, numerous Bajaj choices together with bikes from the Avenger and Pulsar line-up had been noticed and up to date with ABS. The NS160 wasn’t considered one of these bikes. However now, dealerships have knowledgeable us that the Bajaj Pulsar NS160 ABS is within the works and it’s set to achieve showrooms this month. The NS160 is powered by a 160.3cc single-cylinder motor that makes 15.5hp at eight,500rpm and 14.6Nm of torque at 6,500rpm. It’s doubtless that the bike received’t obtain any mechanical updates other than the addition of a single-channel ABS unit.
Presently, the Bajaj Pulsar NS160 retails at Rs 85,939 (ex-showroom, Delhi). The Pulsar NS200 noticed a hike of Rs 12,000 with the inclusion of a single-channel ABS unit and we count on the same or barely decrease enhance when the system is introduced onto the NS160. The non-ABS Pulsar NS160, identical to different non-ABS bikes, will probably be obtainable a a choose dealerships till shares final.