Tuesday, September 11, 2018

TVS apache RTR 160 4v vs bajaj pulsar 160 ns

Hi friends welcome to my blog. My name is yogesh and today we will compare two 160 cc bikes. Which are tvs apache rtr 160 4v and bajaj pulsar 160 ns. Due to the launch of TVS apache 160 4v which comes in the same design of TVS apache 200 4v and the launch of bajaj pulsar 160 ns which comes in the same design of bajaj pulsar 200 ns because of that many people have one confusion that out of both which bike they should buy. So read this post till end and find for which bike you should go for. So without wasting any more time let's start the comparison.

1. TVS Apache 160 4v- 
    Engine- 159.7cc single cylinder,4-stroke ohc,si
    max power- 16.5 bhp@8000 rpm             max torque 14.8 nm @ 6500 rpm
    fuel capacity- 12 litres                              mileage 60 kmpl
    top speed   -125 km per hour                    0-60     - 4.73 sec 
    0-100   -  15.7 seconds
TVS apache RTR 160 4v vs bajaj pulsar 160 ns,apache 160 4v

TVS apache RTR 160 4v vs bajaj pulsar 160 ns,apache 160 4v vs pulsar ns 160
TVS apache RTR 160 4v vs bajaj pulsar 160 ns
This bike comes in three variant one with carburetor and rear drum brake, second with carburetor and both disc brakes and third with fuel injection and both disc brakes. In this post we will talk about carburetor and duel disc version. So this bike comes with 159.7cc single cylinder, 4-stroke OHC, SI engine which can produce the max power of 16.5 bhp @ 8000 rpm and the max torque of 14.8 NM @ 6500 rpm, it has single cylinder and 4 valves per cylinder. Fuel supply system is carburetor and ignition is TCI- transistor controlled ignition. It's fuel tank capacity is of 12 litres claimed mileage of this bike is 60 km per litre but when I tested it it was giving the mileage of 54 km per litre. But only when you will drive it between 40-60 km per hour. Claimed top speed of this bike is 113 km per hour but when I was riding this bike it was reaching to 125 km per hour very easily. It can reach 0-60 in 4.73 seconds and 0-100 in 15.7 seconds. It has 5 speed gear box. It has telescopic forks as front suspension and mono shock as rear suspension. Size of front tyre is 90/90-17 and size of rear tyre is 130/70-17. It has tubeless tyres, wheel size is 17 inch. It's weight is 145 kg  and ground clearance is 180 mm. It's standard warranty is of 3 years or 30,000 km. Every thing in other two models are same accept tyre size and power. Power in fuel injection variant is 16.8 bhp @ 8000 rpm and power in carburetor variant is 16.5 bhp @8000 rpm. Tyre size in carburetor with rear drum brake is 90/90-70 as front section tyre and 110/80-17 as rear section tyre and other two variants have 90/90-17 as front tyre and 13/70-17 as rear tyre. Price of this bike starts from rs 84,887 - 88,137 ex-showroom Chandigarh, prices may vary in different places.

2. Bajaj pulsar 160 ns -
          ENGINE-  160.3cc single cylinder, 4-stroke, 4-valve, SOHC DTSI
           Max power- 15.5 bhp @8500 rpm            max torque-14.6 nm @ 6500 rpm
           fuel capacity- 12 litres                              mileage  - 50 km per litre
           top speed-   120 km per hour                    0-60   -  5.30 sec
           0-100   -   16.5 seconds           

TVS apache RTR 160 4v vs bajaj pulsar 160 ns,pulsar ns160
TVS apache RTR 160 4v vs bajaj pulsar 160 ns 
This bike comes with 160.3cc single cylinder engine which produces the max power of15.5bhp@8500 rpm and the max torque of 14.6 nm @6500 rpm. It has one cylinder nad 4 valves per cylinder. It has digital twin sprk ignition. It's fuel tank is of 12 litres. It can give the mileage of 50 km per litre. It can reach the top speed of 120 km per hour. It can reach 0-60 in 5.30 seconds and 0-100 in 16.5 seconds. It has 5 speed gear box. It get's disc brakes in both the tyres. It gets telescopic with anti friction bush front suspension and mono shock absorber with conister as rear suspension. It has 80/100-17 section tyres in front and 110/80-17 as rear tyre. Wheel size is of 17 inch with tubeless tyres. It's weight is 142 kg and ground clearance is 176 mm. You can get this bikes standard variant in rs 84,000 ex showroom Chandigarh and rear disc variant in rs 88,000 ex-showroom in Chandigarh.

So these were the specification of the two bikes and according to them I can say that tvs apach 160 4v will be the best pick because it has more top speed, better mileage, better acceleration and beater tyres.