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TVS Apache RTR 160 Vs Bajaj Pulsar 125 Vs Honda CB Shine SP comparison

TVS Apache RTR 160 Price
  • Bajaj Pulsar 125
Bajaj Pulsar 125 Price
Honda CB Shine SP Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 95,000
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₹ 72,122
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₹ 64,098
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Overview

TVS Apache RTR 160 Vs Bajaj Pulsar 125 Vs Honda CB Shine SP Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Apache RTR 160 Vs Pulsar 125 Vs CB Shine SP 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.

Apache RTR 160 Vs Pulsar 125 Vs CB Shine SP – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the TVS Apache RTR 160 in New Delhi starts at ₹ 95,000 and goes up to ₹ 98,000 for the fully-loaded model. On the other hand, Honda CB Shine SP price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 64,098 and goes up to Rs. ₹ 68,015 for range topping model Lastly, the Bajaj Pulsar 125 starts at ₹ 72,122 and goes up to ₹ 80,218 for the fully-loaded model.

SummaryTVS Apache RTR 160Bajaj Pulsar 125Honda CB Shine SP
Price₹ 95,000 ₹ 72,122 ₹ 64,098
ManufacturerTVSBajajHonda
Body TypeCommuterCommuterCommuter
Mileage48.00 Kmpl62.00 Kmpl65.00 Kmpl
Power15.00 bhp11.80 bhp10.16 bhp
Engine159.7 CC124.4 CC124.7 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

Apache RTR 160 Vs Pulsar 125 Vs CB Shine SP – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the TVS Apache RTR 160 base engine returns 48 Kmpl. The Honda CB Shine SP base returns 65 Kmpl. The Bajaj Pulsar 125 basic model, on the other hand, gives 62 Kmpl.

Apache RTR 160 Vs Pulsar 125 Vs CB Shine SP – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the TVS Apache RTR 160 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Honda CB Shine SP comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the Bajaj Pulsar 125 is offered in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 159.7 cc124.4 cc124.7 cc
No Of Cylinder 111
Max Power 15 bhp @ 8400 rpm11.8 bhp @ 8500 rpm10.16 bhp @ 7500 rpm
Max Torque 13.9 Nm @ 7000 rpm11 Nm @ 6500 rpm10.3 Nm @ 5500 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 222
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionFuel InjectionCarburetor
Cooling System Air CooledAir CooledAir Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartKick And Self StartSelf / Kick Start
Emission Standard BS VIBS VIN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 12.0 L11.5 L10.5 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 0.5 LN/AN/A
Mileage 48.00 Kmpl62.00 Kmpl65.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 139 kg140 kg120 kg
Length 2085 mm2055 mm2007 mm
Width 730 mm755 mm762 mm
Height 1105 mm1060 mm1085 mm
Wheelbase 1300 mm1320 mm1266 mm
Ground Clearance 180 mmN/A160 mm
Seat Height 790 mmN/AN/A

Transmission

No. Of Gears 5 Gears5 Gears5 Gears
Clutch Wet, Multi-PlateN/AWet, Multiplate

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Double Cradle Synchro STIFFN/ADiamond
Front Suspension Telescopic With Hydraulic Dampers. 105mm StrokeTelescopicTelescopic
Rear Suspension Monotube Inverted Gas-filled Shox (MIG) With Spring AidTwin Gas ShockSpring Loaded Hydraulic Type

Braking

Front Brake Type DiscDrumDrum
Rear Brake Type DrumDrumDrum
Front Disc/Drum Size 270 mm170 mm130 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 130 mm130 mm130 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches17 inches18 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsTubelessAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 90/90-17 49P Tubeless80/100 X 1780/100-18 Tubeless
Rear Tyre 110/80-17 57P Tubeless100/90 X 1780/100-18 Tubeless

Electricals

Battery 12V, 9 Ah12V Full DC MF12V 3Ah (MF)
Headlight 35/35W Halogen HS1 Clearn Lens With Multi-Face ReflectorHalogen12V 35/35W
Tail Light 0.5W LED- Twin Triangle With Prism On LensLEDLED

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalDigitalAnalogue
TachometerAnalogueAnaloguecross
Gear Indicatorcrosscrosscross
Fuel Warning Indicatorticktickcross
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatorcrosscrosscross
Low Battery Indicatorticktickcross
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailtickticktick
Engine Kill Switchticktickcross
Clocktickcrosstick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickcrosstick
Pass Lighttickticktick
ABStick--
CBS-tick-
5 Speed Transmission--tick
5 Step Adjustable Suspension--cross
6-Spoke Cast Wheel: Light weight, easy to maintain--cross
Automatic HeadLamp on (AHO)--tick
CBS with Equalizer--tick
Chrome Carburetor Cover--cross
Chrome Finish Muffler--cross
Combi Brake System With Equalizer--cross
i3S Technology - Saves Fuel Every Time You Stop--cross
Low Maintenance Seal Chain--tick
Low Rolling Resistance Tyre--tick
Modern Graphics--cross
Outstanding Tail Light--cross
Split Alloy Wheels--tick
Stylish Graphics: Contemporary Looks--cross
Stylish Tail Lamp: Adds to the overall good looks of the bike--cross
Symmetric Head Lamp: Uniform visibility at night--cross
Tubeless Tyres--cross

Additonal Features

Key Features

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