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KTM 250 Adventure Vs Bajaj Pulsar 150 Vs Honda CB Unicorn 160 comparison


KTM 250 Adventure Vs Bajaj Pulsar 150 Vs Honda CB Unicorn 160 Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the 250 Adventure Vs Pulsar 150 Vs CB Unicorn 160 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.

250 Adventure Vs Pulsar 150 Vs CB Unicorn 160 – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Honda CB Unicorn 160 in New Delhi starts at ₹ 95,738 . On the other hand, Bajaj Pulsar 150 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 92,627 and goes up to Rs. ₹ 1.03 Lakh for range topping model Lastly, the KTM 250 Adventure starts at ₹ 2.54 Lakh.

SummaryKTM 250 AdventureBajaj Pulsar 150Honda CB Unicorn 160
Price₹ 2.54 Lakh₹ 92,627 ₹ 95,738
Body TypeOff RoadCommuterCommuter
Mileage35.00 Km/l65.00 Km/l62.00 Km/l
Power29.50 bhp13.80 bhp13.82 bhp
Engine248.0 CC149.0 CC162.7 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

250 Adventure Vs Pulsar 150 Vs CB Unicorn 160 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Honda CB Unicorn 160 base engine returns 62 Km/l. The Bajaj Pulsar 150 base returns 65 Km/l. The KTM 250 Adventure basic model, on the other hand, gives 35 Km/l.

250 Adventure Vs Pulsar 150 Vs CB Unicorn 160 – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Honda CB Unicorn 160 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Bajaj Pulsar 150 comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the KTM 250 Adventure is offered in bhp Petrol engine.


Engine CC 248.0 cc149.0 cc162.7 cc
No Of Cylinder 111
Max Power 29.5 bhp @ 9000 rpm13.8 bhp @ 8000 rpm13.82 bhp @ 8000 rpm
Max Torque 24 Nm @ 7500 rpm13.4 Nm @ 6000 rpm13.92 Nm @ 6000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 422
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectorFuel InjectionCarburetor
Cooling System Liquid CooledAir CooledAir Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf / Kick StartSelf / Kick Start
Bore 72N/AN/A
Emission Standard BS VIN/ABS VI
Stroke 61.1N/AN/A
Emission N/ABS VIN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 14.5 L15.0 L12.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity N/A3.2 LN/A
Mileage 35.00 Km/l65.00 Km/l62.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 177 kg144 kg134 kg
Length 2154 mm2055 mm2045 mm
Width 900 mm755 mm757 mm
Height 1263 mm1060 mm1062 mm
Wheelbase 1430 mm1320 mm1324 mm
Ground Clearance 200 mm165 mm150 mm
Seat Height 855 mm785 mmN/A


No. Of Gears 6 Gears5 Gears5 Gears
Clutch PASC™ Antihopping ClutchWet Multi-plateWet, Multiplate

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Steel Trellis FrameDouble CradleDiamond
Front Suspension WP APEX 43Telescopic With Anti-friction BushTelescopic
Rear Suspension WP APEX - Monoshock5 Way Adjustable, Nitrox Shock AbsorberSpring Loaded Hydraulic Type (monoshock)


Front Brake Type DiscDiscDisc
Rear Brake Type DiscDrumDrum
Front Disc/Drum Size 320 mm240 mm240 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 230 mm130 mm130 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches17 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre N/A80/100 17 Tubeless80/100-17 Tubeless
Rear Tyre N/A100/90 - 17 Tubeless110/80-17 Tubeless


Battery N/A12 V Full DC12V 4Ah
Headlight LED35/35 W With 2 Pilot Lamps12V 35/35W

Standard Features

Gear Indicatorcrosscrosscross
Fuel Warning Indicatortickcrosscross
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickcrosscross
Low Battery Indicatorcrosscrosscross
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailtickticktick
Engine Kill Switchticktickcross
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
220mm Of Ground Clearancecross--
Comes with An Optimized Handlebarcross--
Comprehensive Instrument Clustercross--
Dual Channel ABScross--
External Cooling System For The Crankcase Oilcross--
Silencer Increases Water Wading Abilitycross--

Additonal Features

Himalayan Comes with 15-Liter Fuel Tankcross--
11-Litre Fuel Tank-cross-
280 mm Diameter Front Disc Brakes-cross-
Silencer Is Positioned Close To The Machine'S Overall Centre Of Gravity-cross-
Telescopic Fork The 200 Duke'S High-Quality Upside-Down Suspension-cross-

Key Features

Competitor of KTM 250 Adventure

Competitor of Bajaj Pulsar 150

Competitor of Honda CB Unicorn 160

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