Buy TVS Apache RTR 200 4V Or Wait For 2024 Bajaj Pulsar N250?

  • Mar 28, 2024
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We analyse whether you should buy the TVS Apache RTR 200 4V now or wait for the 2024 Bajaj Pulsar N250

(Update: The 2024 Bajaj Pulsar N250 has been launched at Rs 1.50 lakh (ex-showroom). Check out the details here)

Buy or Hold: TVS Apache RTR 200 4V or Bajaj Pulsar N250 2

The 2024 Bajaj Pulsar N250 has been spied a couple of times till now. It’ll get some much needed updates, and could be launched in April 2024. So, if you are currently looking for a sporty naked bike in the 200-250cc segment, then should you wait for the updated Bajaj Pulsar N250 or buy the TVS Apache RTR 200 4V now?

Why You Should Buy The TVS Apache RTR 200 4V Now

The TVS Apache RTR 200 4V is one of the most popular bikes in the 200cc segment and arguably the best 200cc naked in the country. It has the best handling characteristics, providing the rider with ample confidence, and remains composed while taking high cornering speeds. It gets preload adjustability for the telescopic fork, something which no other bike in the sub-300cc segment gets. The engine has a wide powerband and ample mid-range grunt and the bike comes with segment first riding modes: Rain, Urban and Sport. 

Buy or Hold: TVS Apache RTR 200 4V or Bajaj Pulsar N250 1

The riding posture is on the sportier side with the slightly rearset footpegs. On top of that, it gets an LCD instrument console with Bluetooth connectivity and turn-by-turn navigation. Also, the Apache is Rs 3,158 more affordable than the current Bajaj Pulsar N250. So, if all the characteristics mentioned above suit your needs, then you should go buy the TVS Apache RTR 200 4V now. 

Why Should You Hold For The Bajaj Pulsar N250

The Bajaj Pulsar N250’s 249cc, single-cylinder engine with outputs of 24.5PS and 21.5Nm is quite a smooth motor with ample torque available throughout the powerband. It feels very light and nimble to manoeuvre in city traffic and is quite agile for having fun on some twisty mountain roads. The upright and comfortable ergonomics translate to a pleasant riding experience while touring. Plus, with the 2024 updates, the bike will get an inverted fork, which should further enhance its ride quality. Also, it will get the same LCD instrument console with Bluetooth connectivity and turn-by-turn navigation as that of the Bajaj Pulsar NS200. It should get a premium of Rs 9,000 over the current model’s Rs 1,49,978 (ex-showroom Delhi) price tag. So, if you are looking for a 250cc naked that you can go touring with and gets a decent list of features, then you should hold out for the Bajaj Pulsar N250, which is expected to be launched in April 2024.

Buy or Hold: TVS Apache RTR 200 4V or Bajaj Pulsar N25

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