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Bajaj Pulsar 150 Vs TVS Apache RTR 160 4V Vs Royal Enfield Classic Desert Storm comparison

Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 92,627
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₹ 1.04 Lakh
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₹ 1.81 Lakh
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Bajaj Pulsar 150 Vs TVS Apache RTR 160 4V Vs Royal Enfield Classic Desert Storm Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Pulsar 150 Vs Apache RTR 160 4V Vs Classic Desert Storm on carandbike to make an informed buying decision as to which bike to buy in 2021. This comparison has been carried out on the basis of prices, engine specifications, mileage, and features of these two-wheelers.

Pulsar 150 Vs Apache RTR 160 4V Vs Classic Desert Storm – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Bajaj Pulsar 150 in New Delhi starts at ₹ 92,627 and goes up to ₹ 1.03 Lakh for the fully-loaded model. On the other hand, Royal Enfield Classic Desert Storm price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 1.81 Lakh Lastly, the TVS Apache RTR 160 4V starts at ₹ 1.04 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 1.07 Lakh for the fully-loaded model.

SummaryBajaj Pulsar 150TVS Apache RTR 160 4VRoyal Enfield Classic Desert Storm
Price₹ 92,627 ₹ 1.04 Lakh₹ 1.81 Lakh
ManufacturerBajajTVSRoyal Enfield
Body TypeCommuterSportsCruiser
Mileage65.00 Kmpl30.00 Kmpl35.00 Kmpl
Power13.80 bhp16.28 bhp27.20 bhp
Engine149.0 CC159.7 CC499.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

Pulsar 150 Vs Apache RTR 160 4V Vs Classic Desert Storm – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Bajaj Pulsar 150 base engine returns 65 Kmpl. The Royal Enfield Classic Desert Storm base returns 35 Kmpl. The TVS Apache RTR 160 4V basic model, on the other hand, gives 30 Kmpl.

Pulsar 150 Vs Apache RTR 160 4V Vs Classic Desert Storm – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Bajaj Pulsar 150 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Royal Enfield Classic Desert Storm comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the TVS Apache RTR 160 4V is offered in bhp Petrol engine.


Engine CC 149.0 cc159.7 cc499.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 111
Max Power 13.8 bhp @ 8000 rpm16.28 bhp @ 8000 rpm27.2 bhp @ 5250 rpm
Max Torque 13.4 Nm @ 6000 rpm14.8 Nm @ 6500 rpm41.3 Nm @ 4000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 242
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionFuel InjectionElectronic Fuel Injection
Cooling System Air CooledOil Cooler With Ram Air AssistAir Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self / Kick StartSelf/ Kick StartSelf / Kick Start
Emission BS VIN/AN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 15.0 L12.0 L13.5 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 3.2 L2.5 L2.5 L
Mileage 65.00 Kmpl30.00 Kmpl35.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 144 kg143 kg194 kg
Length 2055 mm2050 mm2140 mm
Width 755 mm790 mm790 mm
Height 1060 mm1050 mm1090 mm
Wheelbase 1320 mm1357 mm1360 mm
Ground Clearance 165 mm180 mm135 mm
Seat Height 785 mm800 mm800 mm


No. Of Gears 5 Gears5 Gears5 Gears
Clutch Wet Multi-plateWet Multi PlateWet, Multi-plate

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Double CradleDouble Cradle Split Synchro STIFFSingle Downtube, Using Engine As Stressed Member
Front Suspension Telescopic With Anti-friction BushTelescopic ForksTelescopic, 35mm Forks, 130mm Travel
Rear Suspension 5 Way Adjustable, Nitrox Shock AbsorberMonoshoxTwin Gas Charged Shock Absorbers With 5-step Adjustable Preload, 80mm Travel


Front Brake Type DiscDiscDisc, 2-Piston Caliper
Rear Brake Type DrumDrumDrum, Single Lead Internal Expanding
Front Disc/Drum Size 240 mm270 mm280 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 130 mm130 mm153 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches17 inches19 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy WheelsSpoke/Alloy Wheels
Front Tyre 80/100 17 Tubeless90/90-17 49P Tubeless90/90 - 19
Rear Tyre 100/90 - 17 Tubeless110/80-17 57P Tubeless120/80 - 18


Battery 12 V Full DC12V, 9Ah12 Volt, 14 Ah
Headlight 35/35 W With 2 Pilot LampsAHO 12V, 35/35W HS1 Bulb, With All-time ON LED Position Lamp12V, 60 W / 55 W, HALOGEN
Tail Light LEDLED - 1W/ 2.5 W12V, P21/5W

Standard Features

Gear Indicatorcrosstickcross
Fuel Warning Indicatorcrossticktick
Fuel Gaugeticktickcross
Low Oil Indicatorcrosscrosscross
Low Battery Indicatorcrosstickcross
Pillion Seatticktickcross
Pillion Grabrailticktickcross
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalcross
Tripmeter Countticktickcross
Pass Lighttickticktick
Ample Under Seat Storagecross--
Combi Brake Systemcross--
Digital Metercross--
Disc Brakecross--
HET Engine with BS-IV cross--
Insistent Frontcross--
Metal Bodycross--
New Attractive Graphicscross--
New Inner Body Covercross--
Premium 3D Emblemcross--
Sturdy Alloy Wheelcross--
Superb Power & Exciting Pick-Upcross--
Telescopic Suspensioncross--
280 mm Disc Brakes--cross
5 Spoke Alloy Wheels--cross
500 Cc Engine--cross
Headlamp – Tiger Eyes--cross
Legendary Winged Badge On Tank Now Redesigned--cross
Long Traditional Twin Seat--cross
New Pillion Grab Rail--cross
Projector Headlamp That Provides A Wider Beam For Better Low Light Visibility--cross
Self-Cancelling Indicators--cross

Additonal Features

Key Features

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