Bajaj Pulsar 200 Vs Hero Karizma R
Bajaj Pulsar 200NS one of the best bikes in the 200cc segment with quality performance. The NS in the name of this bike indicates “Naked Sports”. The bike available in attractive color shades and graphics. The trend of sports bike launching in India started after understanding the increased demand and like for full fairing bikes.
Most of the youth wants hot bikes specially those with aggressive look and attractive sports bike design by the Hero moto corp. Hero Karizma bikes can do well in the market and it have lot of fans still now. Hero Karizma bikes currently available in 2 variants in India. They are Hero Karizma ZMR and Hero Karizma R in which the Hero Karizma R mostly compared with the Bajaj Pulsar 200NS.
Look, Style and Dimensions
Hero Karizma R looking stunning by its colorful design and graphic works. It features body colored rear mirrors, Blue back-lit instrument cluster, Re-designed silencer, new color shades etc. Still it lacks a digital speedometer.
The styling is new but resembles the earlier pulsar models. The split seats, large head lamp, tail light, fat rear tyres all these gives the bike a refreshed image. Bajaj Pulsar 200NS weights 145kg and have dimensions 2017.00 mm x 804.00 mm x 1195.00 mm(length x width x height).
Engine and Performance
Bajaj Pulsar 200NS powered by SOHC, 4-valve-Triple Spark engine that can produce 23.17 Bhp at 9500 rpm power on ride. The torque is 23.17 Bhp at 9500 rpm. 167mm is the ground clearance of this bike. The bike offers displacement of 199.5cc.
Hero Karizma R sports bikes powered by a 223cc, 4-Stroke engine that can give you power of 17.6 Bhp at 7000 rpm and a torque of 18.35 Nm at 6000 rpm on ride. The engine mated with 5 speed manual gears and Multiplate Wet clutch. The bike can reach 0-60km/hr in just 3.8 seconds. Acceleration and performance is really good. The attainable top speed is 125kmph. Ground clearance is 150mm.
The mileage of Bajaj Pulsar 200NS is 58kmpl in highway and 35kmpl in city. Hero Karizma R can return mileage of 35kmpl in highway and 45kmpl in city.
Safety and Comfort on Ride
This 200cc Pulser NS packed with 6 speed gears, 37mm Telescopic Front Fork suspension in front and Nitrox Mono Shock Absorber in rear. Fuel gauge and trip meter are digital. Tachometer is analogue type. The instrument console is designed newly. The bike also features 55/60W head lamp, 12litres fuel tank, 10 spoke alloys, self start and a wheel base of 1363.00 mm. The brakes are 280mm disc in front and 230mm disc brake in rear.
Suspension used in Hero Karizma R bike is Telescopic Hydraulic Shock Absorbers in front and 5 Step Adjustable iGRS System in rear. The brakes are good and easy to handle. In front you have 276mm Dia Disc brake. 130mm Drum brake used in rear of Hero Karizma R. The seats are so comfortable and you can have a relaxed travel on it. There is n under storage space in this bike. Wheelbase of 1355mm ensures safety and smooth drive.
Full Technical Specifications of Bajaj Pulsar 200 and Karizma R
Features of the model of Bike
Bajaj Pulsar 200NS
Hero Karizma R sports bike
|Engine||SOHC, 4-valve-Triple Spark engine||223cc, 4-Stroke engine|
|Max power||23.17 Bhp at 9500 rpm||17.6 Bhp at 7000 rpm|
|Max torque||18.3 Nm at 8000 rpm||18.35 Nm at 6000 rpm|
|Fuel consumption(high way)||58kmpl||
|Gears||6 Speed gears||5 speed|
|Seating capacity||2 persons||2 persons|
|Dimensions(length x width x height)||2017.00 mm x 804.00 mm x 1195.00 mm||2125.00 mm x 755.00 mm x 1160.00 mm|
|Weight||145.00 kg||150 kg|
|Ground clearance||167.00 mm||150 mm|
|Fuel tank||12.00 ltrs||16.00 ltrs|
|Chassis type||steel perimeter beam section frame||Diamond Type|
|Brakes(front)||280mm Disc||276mm Dia Disc|
|Breaks (rear)||230mm Disc||130mm Drum|
|Wheel base||1363.00 mm||1350.00 mm|
|Headlamp||55/60W, H4 bulb||35W/35W|
|Battery Voltage||12 V||12V|
|alloys||10 spoke alloys||Die Cast Black Alloys|
|Low fuel/oil/battery indicator||yes||yes|
Price in India Ex-Showroom, Delhi
Hero Karizma R: Rs. 78,600/-
Bajaj Pulsar 200NS: Rs. 85,200/-