The new Bajaj Avenger Street 160 is the newest entry-level cruiser motorcycle from the Pune-based two-wheeler manufacturer. There are new graphics and a larger insignia, black alloy wheels and rubberized rear grab rail.
The bike replaces the previously on sale Bajaj Avenger Street 180.
In terms of design, the cruiser remains the same as the now-discontinued Avenger Street 150 model. It offers the same laid-back stance with an aggressive flat handlebar. The blacked-out theme has been continued featuring black powder coated components including the handlebar, exhaust, grab-rail, and indicators. The alloy wheels are also finished in black completing the look.
The new Bajaj Avenger Street 160 offers a mix of ‘roadster’ and ‘cruiser’ design languages with street control handlebar, low-slung seat and alloy wheels. Also, the motorcycle comes with a single-channel Anti- Locking Braking System (ABS) as standard.
The 2019 Bajaj Avenger Street 160 ABS is powered by a 160.4 cc single-cylinder engine with 14.7 bhp and 13.5 Nm of peak torque.
The bike comes with an upright posture with low slung seat and unique extended footrest position to offer maximum riding comfort, while the 177 mm ground clearance offers for a more comfortable city and highway riding.
The power-to-weight ratio has enhanced significantly to 103.3 PS/Ton from the erstwhile Avenger 150 at 98 PS/Ton.
The braking performance, it’s offered by a 220 mm single disc up front equipped with the single-channel ABS unit, while the rear gets a drum brake set-up.
Avenger Street 160 is available in two color options black or red.
Bajaj has been able to make the Avenger brand more accessible to buyers. Avenger Street 160 carries a sticker price of Rs. 82,828 (ex-showroom, Noida). At that price point, the motorcycle is around Rs. 5000 cheaper than Avenger Street 180.
Bajaj Avenger 160 is available at Bajaj Authorized dealership in Noida, Kay Dee Bajaj, Sector 63 Noida. For more product information click, http://www.kaydeeauto.in/listings/avenger-street-160/ or call us on 87500-44099.