Bajaj Auto has reportedly reduced the price of the Pulsar 135LS. The model, which was earlier retailed for Rs. 62,000, ex-showroom, Pune is now priced at Rs. 57,494, ex-showroom, Maharashtra, reports Autocar. This means the Pulsar 135LS is now cheaper by Rs. 3,000-4,000.
The move is reportedly aimed at tapping the higher sales in the 125cc- 135cc segment. The best sellers in the segment are Hero Glamour and Honda CB Shine. While the former is priced at Rs. 55,000 to Rs. 57,000, Honda CB Shine is being sold in the range of Rs. 57,449 to Rs. 62,797, all prices ex-showroom, Pune. Bajaj Auto has reduced the price of Pulsar 135LS to be competitive in the segment.
The Pulsar 135LS is powered by a 135cc 4-valve DTS-i engine which generates power output of 12bhp at 9,000rpm and a peak torque of 11.4Nm at 7,500 rpm. This engine comes mated to five-speed transmission. It employs a 240mm front disc and 130 mm rear drum and telescopic forks up-front and a twin nitrox charged coil spring shocks at the rear.
Recently, the motorcycle was also spotted at a dealership in a new wine red shade. The official announcement on the addition of the new colour is expected to come in the coming days. The new colour option will be sold without an increase in price.