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TVS Apache RTR 160 Vs Bajaj Pulsar 220F Vs Honda CB Unicorn 160 comparison

Overview

TVS Apache RTR 160 Vs Bajaj Pulsar 220F Vs Honda CB Unicorn 160 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 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.

Apache RTR 160 Vs Pulsar 220F Vs CB Unicorn 160 – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Honda CB Unicorn 160 in New Delhi starts at ₹ 94,548 . On the other hand, Bajaj Pulsar 220F price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 1.23 Lakh Lastly, the TVS Apache RTR 160 starts at ₹ 95,000 and goes up to ₹ 98,000 for the fully-loaded model.

SummaryTVS Apache RTR 160Bajaj Pulsar 220FHonda CB Unicorn 160
Price₹ 95,000 ₹ 1.23 Lakh₹ 94,548
ManufacturerTVSBajajHonda
Body TypeCommuterCommuterCommuter
Mileage48.00 Kmpl40.00 Kmpl62.00 Kmpl
Power15.00 bhp20.12 bhp13.82 bhp
Engine159.7 CC220.0 CC162.7 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

Apache RTR 160 Vs Pulsar 220F Vs CB Unicorn 160 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Honda CB Unicorn 160 base engine returns 62 Kmpl. The Bajaj Pulsar 220F base returns 40 Kmpl. The TVS Apache RTR 160 basic model, on the other hand, gives 48 Kmpl.

Apache RTR 160 Vs Pulsar 220F 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 220F comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the TVS Apache RTR 160 is offered in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 159.7 cc220.0 cc162.7 cc
No Of Cylinder 111
Max Power 15 bhp @ 8400 rpm20.12 bhp @ 8500 rpm13.82 bhp @ 8000 rpm
Max Torque 13.9 Nm @ 7000 rpm18.55 Nm @ 7000 rpm13.92 Nm @ 6000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 222
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionFuel InjectionCarburetor
Cooling System Air CooledOil CooledAir Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf StartSelf / Kick Start
Emission Standard BS VIBS VIBS VI

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 12.0 L15.0 L12.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 0.5 L3.2 LN/A
Mileage 48.00 Kmpl40.00 Kmpl62.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 139 kg155 kg134 kg
Length 2085 mm2035 mm2045 mm
Width 730 mm750 mm757 mm
Height 1105 mm1165 mm1062 mm
Wheelbase 1300 mm1350 mm1324 mm
Ground Clearance 180 mm165 mm150 mm
Seat Height 790 mm795 mmN/A

Transmission

No. Of Gears 5 Gears5 Gears5 Gears
Clutch Wet, Multi-PlateWet Multi-plateWet, Multiplate

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Double Cradle Synchro STIFFDouble Cradle Down TubeDiamond
Front Suspension Telescopic With Hydraulic Dampers. 105mm StrokeTelescopic, With Anti-friction BushTelescopic
Rear Suspension Monotube Inverted Gas-filled Shox (MIG) With Spring Aid5 Way Adjustable, Nitrox Shock AbsorberSpring Loaded Hydraulic Type (monoshock)

Braking

Front Brake Type DiscDiscDisc
Rear Brake Type DrumDiscDrum
Front Disc/Drum Size 270 mm260 mm240 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 130 mm230 mm130 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches17 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 90/90-17 49P Tubeless90/90 - 17- Tubeless80/100-17 Tubeless
Rear Tyre 110/80-17 57P Tubeless120/80 - 17- Tubeless110/80-17 Tubeless

Electricals

Battery 12V, 9 Ah12 V Full DC12V 4Ah
Headlight 35/35W Halogen HS1 Clearn Lens With Multi-Face ReflectorProjector Lamp 55W With AHO (Auto Headlamp On)12V 35/35W
Tail Light 0.5W LED- Twin Triangle With Prism On LensLEDLED

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalDigitalDigital
TachometerAnalogueAnalogueDigital
Gear Indicatorcrosscrosscross
Fuel Warning Indicatorticktickcross
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatorcrosstickcross
Low Battery Indicatorticktickcross
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailtickticktick
Engine Kill Switchticktickcross
Clocktickcrosstick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
ABStick--
5 Spoke Alloy Wheels-tick-
ABS and Switchable Traction Control-cross-
Assist And Slipper Clutch-cross-
Projector Headlamp That Provides A Wider Beam For Better Low Light Visibility-tick-
Self-Cancelling Indicators-tick-
5 Speed Transmission--cross
Automatic HeadLamp on (AHO)--cross
CBS with Equalizer--cross
Low Maintenance Seal Chain--cross
Low Rolling Resistance Tyre--cross
Split Alloy Wheels--cross

Additonal Features

Aluminium Twin-Tube Frame Ensuring A Balance Of Sharp Turning And Firm Handling-cross-
Comfortable Ergonomics To Comfortable Riding Position-cross-
Power Mode Selection Riders Can Choose From Full Power Or Low Power Mode-cross-
The 3-Mode Ktrc System Covers A Wide Variety Of Riding Conditions-cross-
The Exhaust System Features A 4-Into-2-Pre-Chamber-Into-2 Layout-cross-

Key Features

Competitor of TVS Apache RTR 160

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Competitor of Honda CB Unicorn 160

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