Bajaj Pulsar (Representational Image)
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It has been a while since we heard anything about Bajaj's upcoming Pulsar 200SS. Now with the festive season just around the corner, rumours about the launch date of this bike has resurfaced on the web.

Bajaj Pulsar 200SS has been trying the patience of motorcycle enthusiasts in the country for quite some time now. Although the company is yet to make any official announcement on the launch date of the bike in India, latest buzz on the internet is that the Pulsar 200SS will reach Indian shores during this festive season.

It is more or less like a tradition now that the auto makers bring new products in the country to cash in on the festive season. And looks like Bajaj is also waiting for the arrival of this festive season to present its much desired and awaited Pulsar 200SS to the Indian fans. Interestingly, there are also rumours that Bajaj's Super Sport 400 Pulsar (SS400) could also make its way to India market in this festive season.

Both Bajaj Pulsar 200SS and SS400 were caught on camera numerous times and the two wheeler lovers in the country already have a pretty clear picture about upcoming bikes.

Talking of Pulsar 200SS, it is obvious that the bike will share commonality with its naked model 200NS. Pulsar 200SS, the fully faired version of Pulsar 200NS will get a retuned version of four-stroke, SOHC, liquid-cooled, single-cylinder engine, which can churn out 23.65 bhp of power and 18.3 Nm of torque.

As far as the features are concerned, expect Pulsar200SS to get digital fuel injection system, optional ABS, monoshock suspension at the rear, telescopic forks at the front and projector headlamps.

Coming to the Pulsar SS400, it is powered by 375cc liquid-cooled, 4-valve triple spark engine mated to a six-speed transmission with fuel injection and is expected to pack premium features like split seat, mudguard-mounted taillight and clip-on handle bars. The bikes also house anti-lock braking systems (ABS).

Pulsar 200SS is likely to get a price tag higher than its 200NS, while the Pulsar SS400 is likely to fall in the price range of ₹1.9 - 2.1 lakh.