One of the oldest serving commuter friendly sporty bikes is the 2018 Bajaj Pulsar 150. Since 2001, hardly anything has changed with it. Also, since then it has been economical. The bike is priced at Rs 78,000, which might sound a little bit pricey. Check out more details of the grunty bike in this article.
The Bajaj Pulsar 150 just does not away from the market. Since 2001, it has been one of the preferred choices when it comes to 150cc bikes. With its grunty engines and better mileage figures, the Pulsar range is still at large. The latest iteration of the Pulsar 150 gets features such as graphics upgrades, a rear disc brake, Always-on headlamp, LED tail light, digital speedometer and more. Despite having these features, it is not sufficient when we compare it to other bikes in this segment. It gets a 150cc DTS-i engine that gives 14 HP of power. As this bike is outdated enough, it does not have any rough competition. Existing buyers or a fan base would buy this bike surely. For the competition, it puts up mainly against the Apache RTR 160. Other ones include the Gixxer, FZ-S and X-Blade.
The 2018 Bajaj Pulsar 150 new model boasts minor styling changes and along with an updated engine. The popular motorcycle now also comes in a Laser Black, Nuclear Blue and Dyno Red paint schemes. Its 150cc, single-cylinder engine now produces 14 PS-13.4 Nm. The P150 offers a fuel mileage of roughly 50 KMPL.
2018 Bajaj Pulsar 150 Price
|Expected Price||Rs. 78,515|
The price hike can be attributed to the added features and addition of a disc brake. The 2018 Bajaj Pulsar 150 price is Rs. 78,515 (ex-showroom, New Senegal). Bajaj is known to price its products attractively. The 2018 model Bajaj Pulsar 150 carries forward this trend.
2018 Bajaj Pulsar 150 Images
2018 Bajaj Pulsar 150 Specifications
|Engine||150cc, single-cylinder, 4-stroke|
|Max. Power||14 BHP at 8,000 RPM|
|Peak Torque||13.4 Nm @ 6000 RPM|
|Kerb Weight||144 KGs|
|Brakes||240 mm Disc (Front), 230 mm Disc (Rear)|
|Suspension||Telescopic Forks (Front), 5-way adjustable Twin Shock Absorbers (Rear)|
The 2018 Bajaj Pulsar 150’s engine features a smaller bore and a longer stroke. It comes with a 150cc DTS-i 4-stroke engine, that produces 14 BHP @8000 RPM worth of power and 13.4 Nm @ 6000 RPM worth of torque. The clutch action has also been made a tad lighter. The engine, like earlier, comes mated to a 5-speed manual transmission. It gets 240mm disc brakes in the front and the new 230mm disc brakes in the rear. For suspension, the bike gets Telescopic forks in the front and 5-way adjustable twin-shock absorbers in the rear.
2018 Bajaj Pulsar 150 Colours
The 2018 Bajaj Pulsar 150 comes in three sporty laser edged colour schemes-
- Nuclear Blue
- Laser Black
- Dyno Red
2018 Bajaj Pulsar 150 Mileage
|Overall Claimed Mileage||65 KMPL|
According to Bajaj, the Pulsar 150 mileage stands at 65 KMPL. Safely expect the bike to offer at least 50 KMPL during regular usage in real-world conditions.
2018 Bajaj Pulsar 150 Top Speed
|True Top Speed||120 KMPH|
The Bajaj Pulsar 150 has a true top speed of 120 KMPH. However, the speedo could show speeds in excess of 135 KMPH. But 120 KMPH is still a respectable top speed for a bike in this segment.
2018 Bajaj Pulsar 150 Dimensions
|Kerb Weight||144 KGs|
|Ground Clearance||165 mm|
The bike measures 2055 mm in length, 755 mm in width and 1060 mm in height. It gets a wheelbase of 1320 mm and a ground clearance of 165 mm. It weighs around 144 Kgs.
2018 Bajaj Pulsar 150 Features
Pulsar, when compared to its competitors, lacks very much in terms of features. It still does not get an ABS variant or Fuel Injection.
- Stylish New Decals
- Bigger End-can
- Updated Heat Shield for silencer
- Always-on Headlamp
- LED Taillight
- Back-lit Switchgear
- Digital Speedo
- Clip-on Style Handlebar
- Gear-shift Indicator
- Nitrox Gas-charged Rear Shock Absorbers
2018 Bajaj Pulsar 150 Competition
The 150cc segment is quite a tough for the bikes. Every brand has its 1-2 bikes in this range and all are highly competing against each other on the basis of better features or mileage. 2018 Bajaj Pulsar 150 competes mainly with Suzuki Gixxer, TVS Apache RTR 160, Honda X-Blade and Yamaha SZ-S.
Gixxer recently got an ABS variant and it offers some more features like Fuel Injection and a Fully Digital speedometer. The Apache RTR 160 can easily be one of the best amongst the lot. It also gets ABS and Fuel Injection, but it offers better ride quality with a slipper clutch. Honda X-Blade and Yamaha SZ-S are not direct competitors, because they are priced lower than Pulsat 150, but offer same features and similar type of styling. If you see, Pulsar 150 offers a very grunty yet frugal engine, which gives great mileage figures. However, if you are looking for a bike with more features, you might not choose this one.
2018 Bajaj Pulsar 150 Overview
|Bajaj Pulsar 150||Rs 78,515||50 KMPL||
150cc DTS-i engine
Stay tuned for latest news updates on the 2018 Bajaj Pulsar 150 new model Price, Specifications, Features, Mileage, Top Speed and other news updates. Also, watch this space for a detailed 2018 Bajaj Pulsar 150 review. Also, you can head to the nearest authorized Bajaj dealership for a test ride of the new bike.
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