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Bajaj Pulsar NS160 vs Yamaha MT 15 Comparison

Bajaj Pulsar NS160 vs Yamaha MT 15

Yamaha MT 15 Price starts at Rs. 1.37 lakh which is Rs. 42,405 costlier than Bajaj Pulsar NS160 priced at Rs. 94,195. The claimed mileage for the Bajaj Pulsar NS160 is 40.6 kmpl where as the claimed mileage for Yamaha MT 15 is 48.6 kmpl. In technical specifications, Bajaj Pulsar NS160 is powered by 160.3 cc engine where as Yamaha MT 15 is powered by 155 cc engine. Bajaj Pulsar NS160 is available in 3 different colours while Yamaha MT 15 comes with 1 colours. 60% users have chosen Bajaj Pulsar NS160 over Yamaha MT-15 in a survey being conducted on zigwheels.com. Compare Bajaj Pulsar NS160 vs Yamaha MT 15 on the basis of price, specifications & other features.

Pulsar NS160 vs MT-15 Specs Overview

Specs/Features Pulsar NS160 Rear DiscMT-15 STD
Price Rs. 94,195 Rs. 1.37 lakh
Engine Type 4 Stroke, SOHC 4 Valve, Oil Cooled, Twin Spark DTS-i engine Liquid cooled, 4-stroke, SOHC, 4-valve
Engine Displacement (CC) 160.3 cc 155 cc
Power (PS@rpm) 15.5 PS @ 8500 rpm 19.3 PS @ 10000 rpm
Fuel Type Petrol Petrol
Transmission Type Manual Manual
Brakes Front Disc Disc
Brakes Rear Disc Disc
0-60 kmph (sec) 5.35s 4.21s
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 Single Channel
Starting Kick and Self Start Self Start Only
Speedometer Digital Digital
Engine Type 4 Stroke, SOHC 4 Valve, Oil Cooled, Twin Spark DTS-i engine Liquid cooled, 4-stroke, SOHC, 4-valve
Engine Displacement (CC) 160.3 cc 155 cc
Power (PS@rpm) 15.5 PS @ 8500 rpm 19.3 PS @ 10000 rpm
Torque (Nm@rpm) 14.6 Nm @ 6500 14.7 Nm @ 8500 rpm
Emission Type bs4 bs4
Bore ... 58 mm
Stroke ... 58.7 mm
No Of Cylinders 1 1
Drive Type Chain Drive Chain Drive
Valve Per Cylinder 4 4
Fuel Type Petrol Petrol
Ignition ... Transistor controlled ignition
Compression Ratio ... 11.6:1
Transmission Type Manual Manual
No Of Gears 5 Speed 6-Speed
Brakes Front Disc Disc
Brakes Rear Disc Disc
0-60 kmph (sec) 5.35s 4.21s
Quarter Mile 19.53s@104.15 kmph 17.99 s @ 113.74 kmpl
Braking (60-0 kmph) 20.18mm 21.40 m, 3.06 secm
Braking (80-0 kmph) 39.54mm 38.25 m, 3.92 secm
Braking (100-0 kmph) ... 63.43 m, 4.92 secm
Mileage (City) 40.6 kmpl 48.58 kmpl
Mileage (Highway) 48 kmpl 52.02 kmph
Mileage (Overall) ... 45 kmpl
0-100 kmph (sec) 16.54s 12.08s
Braking 60-0 km/h 20.18mm 21.40 m, 3.06 secm
Suspension-Front Telescopic with Anti-friction Bush Telescopic Fork
Chassis Perimeter Frame Delta Box
Suspension-Rear Nitrox mono shock absorber with Canister Swingarm
Tyre Size Front :-90/90 -17 Rear :-120/80 -17 Front :-100/80-17 Rear :-140/70-17
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 2017*803*1060 2020*800*1070
Wheelbase(mm) 1370 mm 1335 mm
Length 2017 mm 2020 mm
Ground Clearance (mm) 177 mm 155 mm
Height 1060 mm 1070 mm
Seat Height ... 810 mm
Width 803.5 mm 800 mm
Fuel Capacity (Litres) 12 L 10 L
Tail Light LED LED
Front Brake Diameter 260 mm 282 mm
Rear Brake Diameter 230 mm 220 mm
Battery Type DC MF ETZ-5
Pilot Lamps LED Pilot Lamps ...
LED tail lights
Turn Signal Lamp Bulb Bulb
ABS Single Channel Single Channel
Body Type Sports Bikes Sports Naked Bikes
Body Graphics
Starting Kick and Self Start Self Start Only
Seat Type Split Single
Pass Switch
Speedometer Digital Digital
Tachometer Analogue ...
Trip Meter Digital Digital
Low Fuel Warning Lamp
Clock
Stepup Seat
Low Oil Indicator ...
Passenger Footrest
Passenger Backrest ...
Cooling System Oil Cooled Liquid Cooled
Console Analogue and Digital Digital
Odometer Digital Digital
Mobile Connectivity ...

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  • According to your question ,MT 15 is more comfort with a power full engine.duke 125 is not bad ,it has 124 cc engine but it compitating with 150 cc bikes.both are good.
  • Well looking at price point I would say duke 125 is worth it but if you are looking for power then definitely go for mt-15 . Even though mt-15 has bigger cc engine it can still provide 50 km mileage .Note : Does not know the mileage capabilities of duke 125.
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Q. WHICH IS BETTER, YAMAHA MT-15 OR PLUSAR NS 200?
  • Ns 200 is a 200 cc segment bike.it has more power ful engine more than MT. if you are searching for a comfort,powerful bike both are good.MT is a 150 segment bike .both bikes are different in power. but in looks both are aggressive and muscular. comparitively MT 15 is more aggressive than NS 200.
  • Mt15 - bulletproof reliability+ advanced features+satisfactory performance both for daily commute + long ride ....overall you don't have to worry about sudden breakdown or other sudden issuesNs200- very poor reliability+very less advanced features+little bit better performance than mt15 ,but overall a headache as quality is poor ,but till it is good it is more enjoyable ,but at the moment it creates problem it becomes a headache and junk in your garage
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Q. Which one is better to buy Honda Hornet 160r or pulsar ns 160?
  • The Pulsar NS 160 gets Bajaj’s patented DTS-i technology. The forte of this motorcycle is its ride quality and its handling characteristics. It ticks all the right boxes when it comes to style, performance and the gearbox is very slick shifting. Refinement levels though, are admirable. The Pulsar NS 160 is a worthy contender and makes a strong case for itself in this highly competitive 160cc segment. On the other hand, On the other hand, in the form of the CB Hornet 160R, Honda now has a competitive offering in the premium 160cc motorcycle segment. It looks the part with its sporty styling and chiselled lines. Performance of the motorcycle is also admirable with respect to its rivals and it offers decent fuel efficiency as well. It seems that Honda have got it right the third time around. Moreover, we would suggest you to take a test ride in order to clear your all doubts. Click on the given link to get your nearest dealership details: https://www.zigwheels.com/bikes/dealers
  • In the form of the CB Hornet 160R, Honda now has a competitive offering in the premium 160cc motorcycle segment. It looks the part with its sporty styling and chiselled lines. Performance of the motorcycle is also admirable with respect to its rivals and it offers decent fuel efficiency as well. It seems that Honda have got it right the third time around. On the other hand, Pulsar NS 160 gets Bajaj’s patented DTS-i technology. The forte of this motorcycle is its ride quality and its handling characteristics. It ticks all the right boxes when it comes to style, performance and the gearbox is very slick shifting. Refinement levels though, are admirable. The Pulsar NS 160 is a worthy contender and makes a strong case for itself in this highly competitive 160cc segment. Do take a test ride in order to judge your riding comfort.
  • The Pulsar NS 160 gets Bajaj’s patented DTS-i technology. The forte of this motorcycle is its ride quality and its handling characteristics. It ticks all the right boxes when it comes to style, performance and the gearbox is very slick shifting. Refinement levels though, are admirable. The Pulsar NS 160 is a worthy contender and makes a strong case for itself in this highly competitive 160cc segment. On the other hand, in the form of the CB Hornet 160R, Honda now has a competitive offering in the premium 160cc motorcycle segment. It looks the part with its sporty styling and chiselled lines. Performance of the motorcycle is also admirable with respect to its rivals and it offers decent fuel efficiency as well. Do take a test ride in order to judge your riding comfort. Click on the link to compare them: https://bit.ly/2oi5bOc
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