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Bajaj Pulsar NS160 Vs Yamaha R15 V3.0 Vs Yamaha MT-15 comparison

Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 1.09 Lakh
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₹ 1.49 Lakh
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₹ 1.4 Lakh
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Overview

Bajaj Pulsar NS160 Vs Yamaha R15 V3.0 Vs Yamaha MT-15 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 MT-15 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 MT-15 – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Bajaj Pulsar NS160 in New Delhi starts at ₹ 1.09 Lakh. On the other hand, Yamaha R15 V3.0 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 1.49 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 1.5 Lakh for range topping model Lastly, the Yamaha MT-15 starts at ₹ 1.4 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 1.41 Lakh for the fully-loaded model.

SummaryBajaj Pulsar NS160Yamaha R15 V3.0Yamaha MT-15
Price₹ 1.09 Lakh₹ 1.49 Lakh₹ 1.4 Lakh
ManufacturerBajajYamahaYamaha
Body TypeSportsSportsSports
Mileage45.00 Kmpl30.00 Kmpl48.00 Kmpl
Power17.00 bhp18.30 bhp19.00 bhp
Engine160.3 CC155.0 CC155.0 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

Pulsar NS160 Vs R15 V3.0 Vs MT-15 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Bajaj Pulsar NS160 base engine returns 45 Kmpl. The Yamaha R15 V3.0 base returns 30 Kmpl. The Yamaha MT-15 basic model, on the other hand, gives 48 Kmpl.

Pulsar NS160 Vs R15 V3.0 Vs MT-15 – 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 MT-15 is offered in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 160.3 cc155.0 cc155.0 cc
No Of Cylinder 111
Max Power 17 bhp @ 9000 rpm18.3 bhp @ 10000 rpm19 bhp @ 10000 rpm
Max Torque 14.6 Nm @ 7250 rpm14.1 Nm @ 8500 rpm15 Nm @ 8500 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 241
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionFuel InjectionFuel Injection
Cooling System Oil CooledLiquid CooledLiquid Cooled
Starting Mechanism Kick / Self StartSelf StartSelf Start
Emission Standard BS VIN/ABS VI

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 12.0 L11.0 L11.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 2.4 L1.1 LN/A
Mileage 45.00 Kmpl30.00 Kmpl48.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 151 kg142 kg138 kg
Length 2017 mm1990 mm2020 mm
Width 803 mm725 mm800 mm
Height 1060 mm1135 mm1070 mm
Wheelbase 1372 mm1325 mm1335 mm
Ground Clearance 177 mm170 mm155 mm
Seat Height 805 mm815 mm810 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 5 Gears6 Gears6 Gears
Clutch Wet Multi-plateWet Multiple-discN/A

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type N/ADelta BoxDeltabox
Front Suspension Telescopic With Anti-friction BushTelescopic Fork UpTelescopic Fork
Rear Suspension Nitrox Mono Shock Absorber With CanisterMonocross (link Suspension)Swingarm (link Suspension)

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 inchesN/A
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 90/90 -17 49 P Tubeless100/80-17M/C 52P - Tubeless100/80-17M/C 52P (Tubeless)
Rear Tyre 120/80 -17 61 P Tubeless140/70R17M/C 66H - Radial Tubeless140/70-17M/C 66H (Tubeless)

Electricals

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

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalDigitalDigital
TachometerAnalogueDigitalDigital
Gear Indicatorcrossticktick
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickticktick
Low Battery Indicatortickticktick
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailtickcrosscross
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Clockticktickcross
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
BSIV Enginecross--
ABStickcrosstick
AHO (Automatic Headlamps On)tick--
AHO(Automatic Headlamp On)cross--
Back-lit Switchgeartick--
BSIV Compliant Enginetick--
Clear-Lens Indicator Lensestick--
Dual Channel ABS-tickcross
Super Wide Tyre-tick-
USB Charging Option-tick-
Variable Valves Actuation (VVA)-tick-
220mm Of Ground Clearance--cross
Anti-lock Braking System--cross
Comes with An Optimized Handlebar--cross
Comprehensive Instrument Cluster--cross
External Cooling System For The Crankcase Oil--cross
Silencer Increases Water Wading Ability--cross

Additonal Features

Aggressive & Muscular Lookcross--
Nitrox Mono-Suspension Gives It Better Balance & Stabilitycross--
Petal Disc Brakes That Ensure Better Brakingcross--
Rear Tyre That Provides Better Road Gripcross--
Assist & Slipper Clutch-tick-
Himalayan Comes with 15-Liter Fuel Tank--cross

Key Features

Bi Functional LED Headlights-crosstick
Negative LCD Displaywith Gear Shift Indication-crosstick
Raised LED Tail Light-crosstick

Competitor of Bajaj Pulsar NS160

Competitor of Yamaha R15 V3.0

Competitor of Yamaha MT-15

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