The 2019 Bajaj Pulsar NS 160 is being developed. This is one of the best looking bikes around. Even though the design has been there for a few years, it is far from being dated. The NS 160 scores full mars on that. The 2019 Pulsar NS 160 will retain the virtues but will get further upgrades to make it more attractive. This new version will get some updates that will be cosmetic in nature.

The engine and transmission will remain the same. The same design will be retained. New body colours and graphics will be seen here. It will also get daytime running LEDs this time. The NS 160 has been a refined bike and the 2019 version will carry the same trait. The 2019 NS 160 will be a good option for naked bike fans. It will look fresher and more appealing.

The 2019 Pulsar NS 160 will sport a 160cc single cylinder, air-cooled engine, that has triple-spark plug. It is the same engine that powers the current model. In terms of power, it produces close to 15.2bhp and 14.6Nm of maximum torque. It will have a five-speed transmission. This time it will also get ABS. How will the 2019 Pulsar NS 160 be like? Read further to know more.

2019 Bajaj Pulsar NS 160 Price in India

Model Price
Pulsar NS 160 INR 97,000 (on-road, Mumbai)

The new Pulsar NS 160 will likely be priced around Rs. 97,000 (on-road). There will be a slight increase in the price due to the addition of new features like ABS and LED DRLs.  This is the smallest naked sports bike form Bajaj and now it will get even better.

2019 Bajaj Pulsar NS 160 Launch Date

Model Launch Date
2019 Bajaj Pulsar NS 160 October 2018

The new Pulsar NS 160 will be launched by the October this year. This would be the festive season and a good time to introduce the updated version.

2019 Bajaj Pulsar NS 160 Features

  • LED DRLs
  • ABS
  • Digital/Analogue instrument pod
  • Electric Start
  • Engine Kill Switch
  • Split rear Grab-rails
  • Switchgear with back lighting
  • Clear-lens indicators
  • Auto-cancelling indicators
  • Tank Protector
  • Tubeless Tires
  • 12-litre fuel tank
  • Tank shrouds
  • Front 240mm disc brake

2019 Bajaj Pulsar NS 160 Specifications

Engine 160 cc
Power 15.2 bhp
Peak Torque 14.6 Nm
Transmission 5-Speed Manual
0-100 km/hr 15 Seconds
Top Speed 115 km/hr
Front Suspension Telescopic Forks
Rear Suspension Monoshock
Front Brakes 240mm disc
Rear Brakes 130mm drum
Headlight 55 W with LED DRL
Battery Maintenance Free
Wheels Alloys


The 2019 Pulsar NS 160 will continue to have the same 160cc engine that will churn about 15.2bhp of power and 14Nm of torque. A five-speed manual transmission will be mated to the engine. The engine will have a strong performance and will be retained as well. This engine has more than sufficient torque even at low speeds, therefore, it is easy to ride for daily use. One doesn’t need to shift gears frequently. The performance for city and highway is well balanced. The gearbox is also a smooth shifting unit. The clutch will be light, reducing riding fatigue.

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Bajaj Pulsar 160 NS engine

2019 Bajaj Pulsar NS 160 Design

In terms of styling, there will be subtle changes. The New NS 160 will get revised body graphics, to make it more attractive. There will also be new body colors introduced.  The bikini fairing will remain the same. The instrument pod will be an analogue and digital one, same as the current model. Clip-on handles will continue to be offered. The headlamp will see a change as it will also get LED DRLs.

The Bajaj Pulsar 160 NS will continue to have a split seat and also the two piece grab handle. There will not be any change in the design of the bike.

2019 Bajaj Pulsar NS 160 Dimensions

Length 2,105 mm
Width 800 mm
Height 1,220 mm
Wheelbase 1,363 mm
Weight (Kerb) 144 kgs
Fuel Tank Capacity 12 litres
Reserve Fuel Capacity 2.4 litres
Front tyre size 80/100-17
Rear tyre size 100/90-17


Bajaj Pulsar 160 NS instrument cluster

2019 Pulsar NS 160 Top Speed

Model Top Speed
Pulsar NS 160 115 km/hr

The new Pulsar NS 160 will have a top speed of about 115 km/hr. Though one may find it limited, the fun of this bike is in its smooth riding and brisk power delivery.  This top speed is sufficient for highways.

2019 Bajaj Pulsar 160 NS Competition

The Bajaj Pulsar 160 NS shall be competing with the Suzuki Gixxer, Honda Hornet and the Yamaha FZ as well. These are its direct competition for the Indian bike market. There are other bikes too that can come into this segment, as it has caught the attention of many people. The Gixxer was a good seller in this segment, but Honda seems to have taken the lead here. Bajaj as a brand needs to add more numbers to its list.

Also Read: Honda XBlade Review

2019 Bajaj Pulsar NS 160 Colours

  • Black
  • Yellow
  • Purple
  • Blue
  • Red
  • Grey

The 2019 Pulsar NS 160 will have six colours on offer. The person the 

Bajaj Pulsar NS 160 Suspension & Braking

The 2019 Bajaj Pulsar NS 160 will get a 240mm front disc brake and the rear will be a 130mm drum. This time it will also come with ABS. The suspension duties performed on this bike are by a 130mm telescopic fork ahead and 120mm monoshock with coil-over spring at the back.



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