Recently, we have seen spy pictures of the Bajaj Dominar with slightly different components and design bits. Rumour has it that the company is working on the smaller version of the sports tourer called Bajaj Dominar 250. Read – Bajaj Chetak Launch Date Revealed
The spotted test mule features a smaller and cheaper swingarm and thinner tyres than the Dominar 400. The wheels have also been re-designed and the chain cover looks different. The Bajaj Dominar 250 also has smaller brake discs. Though, it carries the same upside-down front forks suspension unit.
Engine details of the Bajaj Dominar 250 are still under the wraps. Though, it’s likely to share its powertrain with the KTM 250 Duke. The latter one comes with a 248.8cc, single-cylinder engine boosted with fuel injection technology. Read – Bajaj To Launch Husqvarna Bikes In First Week Of December
This liquid-cooled motor is capable to generate power worth 30bhp at 9,000rpm and 24Nm of torque t 7,500rpm. The new Bajaj Dominar 250 will fill the gap between the Pulsar RS200 and the Dominar 400.
It will take head-to-head against bikes like Honda CBR250R, Suzuki Gixxer SF 250, Yamaha FZ25 and KTM 250 Duke. The Dominar 250 is expected to be priced around Rs 50,000 less than the Dominar 400 that costs Rs 1.9 lakh (ex-showroom, Mumbai).
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