2021 Bajaj Pulsar 180 launched at Rs. 1,04,768 (Ex-showroom, Mumbai), Rs 10,000 less than Pulsar 180F at Rs. 1,14,003. Reservations for the Pulsar 180 also began with no waiting period, as the bike had already arrived at select Bajaj dealers.
2021 Bajaj Pulsar 180 engine and gearbox
At the heart of the Pulsar 180 are the air-cooled, BS6-compliant 178.6cc mills that pump 17 hp at 8,500 rpm, 14.2 Nm at 6,500 rpm, and 0.2 hp and 0.3 Nm less than the Pulsar 180F. It is mated to a 5-speed gearbox. Weighing 145kg, the Pulsar 180 is about 10kg lighter than the 180F.
Bajaj Pulsar is a huge success for the Indian bike market and has a wide portfolio. Pulsar is offered in many variants and the performance projected towards a variety of customers. Bajaj Pulsar 180 was discontinued in 2019 and the company continued to offer 180F to users.
2021 Bajaj Pulsar 180 features
The Pulsar features halogen headlights with LED lights and taillights. The instrument cluster remains the same as the previous model with the analog tachometer and LCD screen showing speed, fuel level, and odometer. Even the motifs for the 2021 model are the same as before. It has grown into front telescopic forks and a pair of five-way gas adjustable rear shocks. The Pulsar 180’s brakes consist of a 280mm front disc and a 230mm rear disc. Single-channel ABS comes standard.
As of now, the 2021 Bajaj Pulsar 180 is available in two colors: Laser black and Nuclear blue. It will compete with TVS Apache RTR 180 and Honda Hornet 2.0.