Bajaj Auto has launched the Pulsar NS 200 equipped with ABS in select markets in India. The move comes months before ABS is made mandatory for motorcycles above 125cc in April 2018, according to a government order this year. The Pulsar NS 200 ABS variant has been priced at Rs 109,715/- (ex-showroom, Delhi). It is now introduced in all Metros and will be progressively available across all dealerships in the country. The Pulsar NS range comes with options of two engine capacities - Pulsar NS 200 and Pulsar NS 160. The Pulsar NS200 ABS will be available in three colours - Wild Red, Mirage White and Graphite Black.
“We have received a large number of requests from our customers for ABS and hence we are extending it to the NS 200. We are No 1 in performance Naked Sports bikes with our NS200 with a huge fan following among young, performance seeking motorcycle enthusiasts due to its world-class quality and style, backed by and its thrilling performance. The introduction of the ABS variant will enhance the bikes performance appeal and strengthen our leadership in this performance segment,” Eric Vas, President – Motorcycles, Bajaj Auto Ltd said on the introduction of the Pulsar NS200 ABS.
The Pulsar NS 200 is powered by a 199.5 cc single-cylinder, four-valve, liquid-cooled engine that produces 23.17 hp at 9,500 rpm and 18.3 Nm at 8,000 rpm. Braking is covered by a 280 mm disc up front and a 230 mm disc at the back.