Bajaj Pulsar 150 NS getting close to launch
Bajaj Auto has had a busy start to 2014 with a new bikes being spotted on test. This includes the 150 NS, 180 NS, 200 NS FI, 200 SS, 400 SS, and 400 CS. It is expected that from all these bikes, the first to be launched will be the Pulsar 150 NS.
Bajaj Pulsar 150 NS will sport a 149cc four stroke, single cylinder, air cooled engine with DTS-i technology. Pegged as the most advanced bike in its segment, the new Pulsar 150 NS was recently spotted on test in Lonavala. It has been confirmed that the new Pulsar 150 will see further improvement in ridability and a host of cosmetic updates.
Pulsar 150 NS was spied sporting a 100/90 section Eurogrip rear tyre which is the same as is used on the current Pulsar 150, while pillion foot rest is similar to that on board the Pulsar 135LS. It is this part sharing that will allow the company to keep prices in check which will have a direct bearing on final price tag.
Once successfully launched, the Pulsar 150 NS will compete with the likes of Yamaha FZ-16 and Honda CB-Trigger besides the Fazer and Hero’s Achiever, Hunk and CBZ Xtreme. Expected to be launched before the festive season begins, expect the price tag to be in the Rs 63-65k price bracket.