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Bajaj Pulsar NS160 Vs Yamaha R15 V3.0 Vs Yamaha FZ V3.0 FI comparison

Bajaj Pulsar NS160 Price
  • Yamaha R15 V3.0
Yamaha R15 V3.0 Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 1.1 Lakh
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₹ 1.52 Lakh
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₹ 99,200
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Overview

Bajaj Pulsar NS160 Vs Yamaha R15 V3.0 Vs Yamaha FZ V3.0 FI Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Pulsar NS160 Vs R15 V3.0 Vs FZ V3.0 FI 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 NS160 Vs R15 V3.0 Vs FZ V3.0 FI – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Bajaj Pulsar NS160 in New Delhi starts at ₹ 1.1 Lakh. On the other hand, Yamaha R15 V3.0 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 1.52 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 1.54 Lakh for range topping model Lastly, the Yamaha FZ V3.0 FI starts at ₹ 99,200 .

SummaryBajaj Pulsar NS160Yamaha R15 V3.0Yamaha FZ V3.0 FI
Price₹ 1.1 Lakh₹ 1.52 Lakh₹ 99,200
ManufacturerBajajYamahaYamaha
Body TypeSportsSportsSports
Mileage45.00 Km/l30.00 Km/l45.00 Km/l
Power17.00 bhp18.30 bhp12.20 bhp
Engine160.3 CC155.0 CC149.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

Pulsar NS160 Vs R15 V3.0 Vs FZ V3.0 FI – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Bajaj Pulsar NS160 base engine returns 45 Km/l. The Yamaha R15 V3.0 base returns 30 Km/l. The Yamaha FZ V3.0 FI basic model, on the other hand, gives 45 Km/l.

Pulsar NS160 Vs R15 V3.0 Vs FZ V3.0 FI – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Bajaj Pulsar NS160 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Yamaha R15 V3.0 comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the Yamaha FZ V3.0 FI is offered in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 160.3 cc155.0 cc149.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 111
Max Power 17 bhp @ 9000 rpm18.3 bhp @ 10000 rpm12.2 bhp @ 7250 rpm
Max Torque 14.6 Nm @ 7250 rpm14.1 Nm @ 8500 rpm13.6 Nm @ 5500 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 242
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionFuel InjectionFuel Injection
Cooling System Oil CooledLiquid CooledAir Cooled
Starting Mechanism Kick / Self StartSelf StartElectric Starter
Emission Standard BS VIBS VIN/A
Bore x stroke N/AN/A57.3mm x 57.9mm

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 12.0 L11.0 L13.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 2.4 L1.1 LN/A
Mileage 45.00 Km/l30.00 Km/lN/A
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 151 kg142 kg137 kg
Length 2017 mm1990 mm1990 mm
Width 803 mm725 mm780 mm
Height 1060 mm1135 mm1080 mm
Wheelbase 1372 mm1325 mm1330 mm
Ground Clearance 177 mm170 mm165 mm
Seat Height 805 mm815 mm790 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 5 Gears6 Gears5 Gears
Clutch Wet Multi-plateWet Multiple-discWet, Multi-disc

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type N/ADelta BoxDiamond
Front Suspension Telescopic With Anti-friction BushTelescopic Fork UpTelescopic Fork
Rear Suspension Nitrox Mono Shock Absorber With CanisterMonocross (link Suspension)7-Step Adjustable Monocross

Braking

Front Brake Type DiscHydraulic Single DiscDisc
Rear Brake Type DiscHydraulic Single DiscDisc
Front Disc/Drum Size 260 mm282 mm282 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 230 mm220 mm220 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches17 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 90/90 -17 49 P Tubeless100/80-17M/C 52P - Tubeless100/80-17M/C 52P
Rear Tyre 120/80 -17 61 P Tubeless140/70R17M/C 66H - Radial Tubeless140/60R17M/C 63P

Electricals

Battery 12V Full DC MF12 V, 4.0 Ah(10 HR)12V
Headlight H4 (12V 55/60W)LEDLED
Tail Light LEDLEDLED

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalDigitalDigital
TachometerAnalogueDigitalDigital
Gear Indicatorcrosstickcross
Fuel Warning Indicatorticktickcross
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatorticktickcross
Low Battery Indicatorticktickcross
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailtickcrosstick
Engine Kill Switchticktickcross
Clocktickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
ABStick-tick
AHO (Automatic Headlamps On)tick--
Back-lit Switchgeartick--
BSIV Compliant Enginetick--
Clear-Lens Indicator Lensestick--
3-level Bosch ABS-cross-
8-level Ducati Traction Control-cross-
Adjustable Windshield-cross-
Ducati Multimedia System-cross-
Ducati Safety Pack-cross-
Ducati Traction Control-cross-
Full-LCD Instrument Panel-cross-
Gear-Shift Timing Light-tick-
Headlight with DRL Function-cross-
LCD Instrument Cluster-ticktick
Ride By Wire-cross-
LED Headlight--tick

Additonal Features

Advanced Midship Muffler Cover--tick
Monocross Suspension--tick
Single Piece Seat--tick

Key Features

Absolute Controlcross--
Bluetoothcross--
Explore all roadscross--
Long-ride Readycross--
Navigationcross--
Retro Flavor Tourercross--
Wide Radial Tyre (140mm)--tick

Competitor of Bajaj Pulsar NS160

Competitor of Yamaha R15 V3.0

Competitor of Yamaha FZ V3.0 FI

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