After speaking to the riders, we could confirm that Bajaj Auto India, renowned two wheeler manufacturers in India are set to launch their latest model into the motorcycle market. Bajaj Pulsar 200SS will make its presence felt at the 2014 Auto Expo in Greater Noida while launch is expected soon after.
The new Pulsar 200SS, being offered in the 200cc segment, will be sportier and will feature alloy wheels with fairing mounted rear view mirrors and wind protection visor.
Engine details have not yet been revealed, the upcoming 200SS could sport a four stroke SOHC, liquid cooled single cylinder engine also seen on board the 200NS. On the 200 NS, the engine produces output of 23.65 bhp and torque of 18.3 Nm while the model is currently priced at approximately Rs 90k. 200SS being sportier and with more tourer friendly add-ons could be priced slightly higher as estimates put it in the INR 1.20 lakh bracket.
Once successfully launched, the 200 SS with its steel braided brake hoses and ABS, twin projector headlamps and other enhancements could compete with less powerful bikes, the likes of Yamaha R15 and Honda CBR150R.