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Bajaj Pulsar 150 vs TVS Apache RTR 160

TVS Apache RTR 160 Price starts at Rs. 97,000 which is Rs. 6,997 costlier than base model of Bajaj Pulsar 150 priced at Rs. 90,003. The claimed mileage . In technical specifications, Bajaj Pulsar 150 is powered by 149.5 cc engine , while TVS Apache RTR 160 is powered by 159.7 cc engine. Bajaj Pulsar 150 is available in 7 different colours while TVS Apache RTR 160 comes with 6 colours. 55% users have chosen TVS Apache RTR 160 over Bajaj Pulsar 150 in a survey being conducted on zigwheels.com.

Bajaj Pulsar 150 vs TVS Apache RTR 160 Comparison

Key Highlights Pulsar 150 Apache RTR 160
Ex-Showroom Price Rs. 90,003 Rs. 97,000
Fuel Type Petrol Petrol
Engine Displacement 149.5 cc 159.7 cc
Power 14 PS @ 8000 rpm 15.53 PS @ 8400 rpm

Bajaj Pulsar 150 vs TVS Apache RTR 160 Summary

Specs Pulsar 150 Neon BS6Apache RTR 160 Front Disc
Ex-Showroom Price Rs. 90,003View On Road Price Rs. 97,000View On Road Price
Rating
4.1
(3951 Ratings)
4.1
(1889 Ratings)
Engine Type 4-Stroke, 2-Valve, Twin Spark, Air Cooled, BSVI Compliant DTS-i FI Engine Single Cylinder, 4-Stroke, Fuel-injected BSVI Engine
Engine Displacement (CC) 149.5 cc 159.7 cc
Power (PS@rpm) 14 PS @ 8000 rpm 15.53 PS @ 8400 rpm
Fuel Type Petrol Petrol
Transmission Type Manual Manual
Colors
Brakes Front Disc Disc
Brakes Rear Drum Drum
Wheel Size Front :-17 inch, Rear :-17 inch Front :-431.8 mm,Rear :-431.8 mm
Wheels Type (Pressed Steel/ Alloy) Alloy Alloy
ABS ... Single Channel
Starting Kick and Self Start Self Start Only
Speedometer Digital Digital
Insurance Rs. 5,896Pulsar 150 Insurance Rs. 8,827Apache RTR 160 Insurance

Engine Type 4-Stroke, 2-Valve, Twin Spark, Air Cooled, BSVI Compliant DTS-i FI Engine Single Cylinder, 4-Stroke, Fuel-injected BSVI Engine
Engine Displacement (CC) 149.5 cc 159.7 cc
Power (PS@rpm) 14 PS @ 8000 rpm 15.53 PS @ 8400 rpm
Torque (Nm@rpm) 13.4 Nm @ 6000 rpm 13.9 Nm @ 7000 rpm
Emission Type bs6 bs6
Bore ... 62 mm
Stroke ... 52.9 mm
No Of Cylinders 1 1
Drive Type Chain Drive Chain Drive
Valve Per Cylinder 2 2
Fuel Type Petrol Petrol
Ignition ... IDI-Dual Mode Digital Ignition
Compression Ratio ... 9.5:1
Transmission Type Manual Manual
No Of Gears 5 Speed 5 Speed

Brakes Front Disc Disc
Brakes Rear Drum Drum

Suspension-Front Telescopic with Anti Friction Bush Telescopic Forks with Hydraulic Dampers
Chassis ... Double Cradle Synchro STIFF
Suspension-Rear 5 Way Adjustable Nitrox Shock Absorber Monotube Inverted Gas-filled shox (MIG) with spring aid

Tyre Size Front :-80/100-17, Rear :-100/90-17 Front :-90/90-17, Rear :-110/80-17
Wheel Size Front :-17 inch, Rear :-17 inch Front :-431.8 mm,Rear :-431.8 mm
Tyre Type Tubeless Tubeless
Radial Tyre ...
Wheels Type (Pressed Steel/ Alloy) Alloy Alloy
Optimum Tyre pressure (Rider) 25 psi ...

Length*Width*Height 2055*755*1060 2085*730*1105
Wheelbase(mm) 1320 mm 1300 mm
Length 2055 mm 2085 mm
Ground Clearance (mm) 165 mm 180 mm
Height 1060 mm 1105 mm
Seat Height ... 790 mm
Width 755 mm 730 mm
Fuel Capacity (Litres) 15 L 12 L
Kerb Weight 144 Kg 139 kg
Tail Light LED LED
Front Brake Diameter 240 mm 270 mm
Rear Brake Diameter 130 mm 130 mm

Battery Type DC Maintenance Free
Pilot Lamps
LED tail lights
Turn Signal Lamp Bulb Bulb
Alternator ... AC Generator

ABS ... Single Channel
Body Type Commuter Bikes Sports Naked Bikes
Body Graphics
Starting Kick and Self Start Self Start Only
Seat Type Single Split
Pass Switch
Speedometer Digital Digital
Tachometer Analogue Analogue
Trip Meter Digital Digital
Average Fuel economy ...
Low Fuel Warning Lamp
Clock
Low Battery Indicator
Passenger Footrest
Projector Headlights ...
Cooling System Air Cooled Air Cooled
Console Analogue and Digital Analogue and Digital
Odometer Digital Digital

Standard Warranty (Years) 2 3
Standard Warranty (kilometers) 30000 ...
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    Q. Which bike is best Pulsar 150 twin disc ABS model or Apache RTR 160?
    • The best is Pulsar 150 with twin bike.The bike has new design where you feel it light weight compared to the older version and coming to performance the bike has no -ve points, the bike is always on its best performance, all you need to do is service it on time. then you are ready to set fire.
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    Q. Pulsar 150 & Apache RTR 160, which one has lowest maintenance?
    • Though both have similar service cost but Pulsar have a service interval of 5000 km than that of Apache at 3000 km. Besides Apache spares are 10-30% expensive than Pulsar. So owning a Bajaj will cost you less on pocket on long run. After all 'Hamara Bajaj'.. 😜
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    Q. I am 6 feet and 90 kgs man. Which bike is suitable between Pulsar 150 Dual Disc and TVS Apache RTR 160?
    • My bestie is 95+ and he's using pulsar old model till date... We pity on his bike to carry him all the day... Chill out bro... Seriously I don't know about any other bike in this case... Go to cruiser bike to feel comfortable if you're OK with your budget
    • Bro considering your height it's better to go for hero xpulse and if your budget is around 2.25 lacks then go for RE himalayan
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