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TVS Apache RTR 160 Vs Bajaj Pulsar 220F Vs Aprilia SR 150 comparison

Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 95,000
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₹ 1.23 Lakh
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₹ 75,733
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TVS Apache RTR 160 Vs Bajaj Pulsar 220F Vs Aprilia SR 150 Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Apache RTR 160 Vs Pulsar 220F Vs SR 150 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 220F Vs SR 150 – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Bajaj Pulsar 220F in New Delhi starts at ₹ 1.23 Lakh. On the other hand, TVS Apache RTR 160 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 95,000 and goes up to Rs. ₹ 98,000 for range topping model Lastly, the Aprilia SR 150 starts at ₹ 75,733 and goes up to ₹ 84,332 for the fully-loaded model.

SummaryTVS Apache RTR 160Bajaj Pulsar 220FAprilia SR 150
Price₹ 95,000 ₹ 1.23 Lakh₹ 75,733
Body TypeCommuterCommuterScooter
Mileage48.00 Km/l40.00 Km/l40.00 Km/l
Power15.00 bhp20.12 bhp10.40 bhp
Engine159.7 CC220.0 CC154.8 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

Apache RTR 160 Vs Pulsar 220F Vs SR 150 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Bajaj Pulsar 220F base engine returns 40 Km/l. The TVS Apache RTR 160 base returns 48 Km/l. The Aprilia SR 150 basic model, on the other hand, gives 40 Km/l.

Apache RTR 160 Vs Pulsar 220F Vs SR 150 – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Bajaj Pulsar 220F gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the TVS Apache RTR 160 comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the Aprilia SR 150 is offered in bhp Petrol engine.


Engine CC 159.7 cc220.0 cc154.8 cc
No Of Cylinder 111
Max Power 15 bhp @ 8400 rpm20.12 bhp @ 8500 rpm10.4 bhp @ 6750 rpm
Max Torque 13.9 Nm @ 7000 rpm18.55 Nm @ 7000 rpm11.4 Nm @ 5000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 223
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionFuel InjectionCarburetor
Cooling System Air CooledOil CooledAir Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf StartSelf / Kick Start
Emission Standard BS VIBS VIN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 12.0 L15.0 L6.5 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 0.5 L3.2 LN/A
Mileage 48.00 Km/l40.00 Km/l40.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 139 kg155 kg122 kg
Length 2085 mm2035 mm1985 mm
Width 730 mm750 mm703 mm
Height 1105 mm1165 mm1166 mm
Wheelbase 1300 mm1350 mmN/A
Ground Clearance 180 mm165 mmN/A
Seat Height 790 mm795 mm775 mm


No. Of Gears 5 Gears5 GearsN/A
Clutch Wet, Multi-PlateWet Multi-plateCVT

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Double Cradle Synchro STIFFDouble Cradle Down TubeRigid Steel Frame
Front Suspension Telescopic With Hydraulic Dampers. 105mm StrokeTelescopic, With Anti-friction BushHydraulic Double-telescopic Fork
Rear Suspension Monotube Inverted Gas-filled Shox (MIG) With Spring Aid5 Way Adjustable, Nitrox Shock AbsorberHydraulic Shock Absorber


Front Brake Type DiscDiscDisc
Rear Brake Type DrumDiscDrum
Front Disc/Drum Size 270 mm260 mm220 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 130 mm230 mm140 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches17 inches14 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 90/90-17 49P Tubeless90/90 - 17- Tubeless120/70 - 14 Tubeless
Rear Tyre 110/80-17 57P Tubeless120/80 - 17- Tubeless120/70 - 14 Tubeless


Battery 12V, 9 Ah12 V Full DCMaintenance Free
Headlight 35/35W Halogen HS1 Clearn Lens With Multi-Face ReflectorProjector Lamp 55W With AHO (Auto Headlamp On)Halogen
Tail Light 0.5W LED- Twin Triangle With Prism On LensLEDBulb

Standard Features

Gear Indicatorcrosscrosscross
Fuel Warning Indicatorticktickcross
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatorcrosstickcross
Low Battery Indicatorticktickcross
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailtickticktick
Engine Kill Switchticktickcross
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalcross
Tripmeter Countticktickcross
Pass Lighttickticktick
5 Spoke Alloy Wheels-tick-
Anti-Theft Alarm with Engine Immobilizer-cross-
Digital Dashboard with Service Reminder-cross-
Distinct Golden Ribs-cross-
Find-me Lamps-cross-
Guide Lamp-cross-
Intelligent MCi-5 Engine-cross-
Muscular Styling-cross-
Projector Headlamp That Provides A Wider Beam For Better Low Light Visibility-tick-
Remote Flip-Key-cross-
Self-Cancelling Indicators-tick-
Tubeless Tyre-cross-
220 mm Front Disc Brake--tick
Large 14 Inch Alloy Wheels--tick
Single-channel ABS--tick
Twin Pod Headlamps--tick

Additonal Features

Key Features

Competitor of TVS Apache RTR 160

Competitor of Bajaj Pulsar 220F

Competitor of Aprilia SR 150

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