Bajaj Auto introduced a new variant of the Pulsar 125 commuter with split seats and sporty graphics in September 2019. Called the Bajaj Pulsar 125 Split Seat, the model was initially made available in two states – Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. Now, the two-wheeler maker is planning bring in the BS6-compliant version of the commuter motorcycle. Ahead of its official price announcement, the BS6 Bajaj Pulsar 125 Split Seat has started reaching at dealerships.
Powering the 2020 Bajaj Pulsar 125 Split Seat will be the BS6-compliant 124.4cc, single-cylinder, air-cooled engine boosted with the brand’s DTS-i technology. It’s the same motor that does duty in the Pulsar 125 Neon BS6. The updated fuel injected unit is capable to deliver power worth 12PS at 8,500rpm and 11Nm of peak torque at 6,500rpm. The commuter will continue to use a 5-speed unit to perform transmission duties.
No other changes will be made to the model. The sportier variant of the BS6 Bajaj Pulsar 125 Neon will have the same suspension setup that includes telescopic forks upfront and nitrox gas-charged rear shock absorbers at the rear. The braking system consists of the front disc brake and a rear drum brake along with CBS (combined braking system). Read – Bajaj-Triumph 200cc Bike India Launch On Time
Compared to the Pulsar 125 Neon, the BS6 Bajaj Pulsar 125 Split Seat variant looks slightly different. One of the major differences is the split-seat setup instead of the single-piece unit. The model also has different graphics on the engine cowl and features split pillion grab rails. It also comes with a belly pan and fuel tank extensions.
In terms of pricing, the BS6 Bajaj Pulsar 125 Split Seat variant is expected to be around Rs 3,000-4,000 more expensive than Pulsar 125 Neon Disc Brake that costs Rs 75,494. Similar to its BS4 version, the updated one will continue to be available in select states.
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