After the decade long successful models of the Pulsar, the Baja Auto came up with another model in the year 2012 - Pulsar 200 NS (Naked Street). Pulsars have been able to create great lovers for their best priced and value for money bikes. A lot of changes and a lot of improvised factors with some new experiments and new designs, the Pulsar 200 NS has been able to create a hype in the market. With great features and new looks, let us have a brief look of this motorbike.
Engine - The Bajaj Pulsar 200 NS is powered by the first ever triple spark 4-valve engine with liquid cooled engineering. This enables smooth drive and performance and the bike never short of power as the maximum power generated by this bike is 23.52 PS @ 9500 rpm and best torque of 18.3 NM @8000 rpm mated to 6 speed gearbox. With this engine, the bike is perfect for the daily commuter who travels more within the city.
Suspension and Brakes - The Telescopic Front Fork with Antifriction suspension in the front and the Mono Nitrox suspension ensure smooth rides in the city, both for the driver and the pillion.
The brakes have also been given a new twist with the Petal Disc with Floating caliper. Both the brakes - the front and the rear are the disc brakes only.
Dimensions - As said before, the looks are here to steal your attention. The body frame is pressed steel perimeter frame. With a wheelbase of 1363mm, it gives the ground clearance of 169mm. And the bike measures 2017x1075x804mm in length height and width. The Kerb weight of this vehicle 145 kg. However, when this bike is completely on ground, then it gets difficult to get it up by a single person.
Overview - From looks to performance, there has been nothing that you have to think twice about. However, one and the only compromise has been made on the tyres, but that hasn’t impacted the performance of this motorcycle. It has given the city commuter a smooth and safe drive. With the 6-speed manual transmission, the driver can drive upto 135 kmph max. safely and smoothly without any extra efforts.
With the highlighted embossed name on the broad fuel tank and high tail light, this bike a complete beauty in term of look from head to toe. It has been managed to be the best bike in the 200 cc segment when compared to ones of Hondas and Yamahas.
Priced at around Rs. 85,000, the bike has been a great value-for-money bike in this segment providing all the basic features that a consumer would find along with great sporty look and additional performance surprises.