Bajaj Pulsar 400cc Bikes – Launch and Price Details


The Bajaj Pulsar series needs no introduction. The Pulsar brand of motorcycles has done a world of good to its manufacturer. From being known as a scooter manufacturer, Bajaj Auto Ltd now sells some class-leading motorcycles across various segments. The Pulsars have always appealed to the adrenaline-charged and performance-craving bike aficionados of India. First launched in India in 2001, the Pulsar brand has come a long way. Today, it comprises of models with engine size ranging from 135cc to 220cc. The manufacturer even showcased a couple of 400cc concepts at the Auto Expo 2014. These Bajaj Pulsar 400cc models were seen in two guises – fully-faired and street-naked. Now, the steet-naked model, the CS 400 (VS 400), is close to its market launch.  We will talk about the launch date, price, specifications and top speeds of upcoming Bajaj Pulsar 400cc bikes in this post here –

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As we just said, the Bajaj Pulsar CS400 launch is around the corner. Our guess is that the new bike will be launched next month. Our guess is that even the fully-faired Bajaj Pulsar RS400 launch isn’t too far in the offing. All this means that the Bajaj Pulsar RS400 launch will take place some months after that of the CS400. Read on for launch details of the upcoming Bajaj Pulsar 400cc bikes.

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Bajaj Pulsar RS400 Launch Date

Like we’ve been saying, the Bajaj Pulsar RS400 launch is likely to happen around the end of 2016. Our guess is that the bookings of this bike will commence around Diwali. You can stay tuned for all the news updates and review of the Bajaj Pulsar RS400. The RS400 will become the most expensive Pulsar model ever. It will share its engine with the KTM RC 390, which has just been updated for 2016. The updated KTM RC 390 is likely to come to India.

This means that even the RS400 could come with bits like the slipper clutch. Basically, the RS400 will play the elder sibling to the RS200, which was launched in 2015. The Bajaj Pulsar RS200 locks horns with the likes of KTM RC 200 and even the Yamaha YZF-R15. On the other hand, the Bajaj Pulsar RS400 will lock horns with the likes of Honda CBR250R, Mahindra Mojo and even the KTM RC 390.

Also See – Bajaj Pulsar 200SS Launch Details | Bajaj Pulsar 200 AS

Bajaj Pulsar RS400 Price in India

As we said, the upcoming Bajaj Pulsar 400cc fully-faired model will rival everything from a Honda CBR250R and the upcoming Hero HX250R to its own cousin, the KTM RC 390. This means that it could be even priced close to the fully-faired Katoom middleweight. It is being expected that the Bajaj Pulsar RS400 price in India will be around INR 2.10 lakhs. This also means that the Bajaj Pulsar RS400 price will be marginally lower to that of the RC 390.

Here are some Bajaj Pulsar RS400 pics from the 2014 Auto Expo

Also See: Bajaj Pulsar 150 New Model | Bajaj Pulsar 150 AS Price | Modified Bajaj Pulsar 220

Bajaj Pulsar RS400 Specifications

The Bajaj Pulsar RS400 will be powered by a re-tuned version of the 373 cc, single-cylinder, liquid cooled engine that powers the KTM RC 390. This engine is mated to a 6-speed manual transmission and the for the RS400, the engine could produce upto 34 bhp-35 Nm .


Bajaj Pulsar RS400 Mileage could be upto 25 kmpl.

Top Speed

The top speed of this fully-faired Bajaj Pulsar 400cc model could be around 170 kmph.

Bajaj Pulsar RS400 Specifications Table

Engine Displacement 373.2 cc
Max. Power 44 bhp @ 9000 RPM
Max. Torque 35 Nm @ 7000 RPM
Gearbox 6-Speed Manual
Ride Height 823 mm
Ground Clearance 180 mm
Fuel Tanke Capacity 10-litres
Top Speed 170 kmph

Bajaj Pulsar CS400 (VS 400) Launch Date

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The Bajaj Pulsar CS400 launch could happen by September 2016. It will go on sale as the Pulsar VS400. Once launched, the CS400 will become the most powerful and most expensive Pulsar model on sale (At least until the SS 400 comes out). You can safely expect us to keep you updated with all news updates and test drive review of this upcoming Bajaj Pulsar 400cc streetnaked. 

The CS400 will share its motor with the Duke 390. In essence, the Bajaj Pulsar CS400 will be the elder sibling to the 200NS. The 200NS has been discontinued since some time now but is likely to be re-launched with ABS and Fuel Injection. The updated 200NS will rival the likes of Yamaha FZ-S FI. The Bajaj Pulsar CS400, however, will lock horns with the likes of Mahindra Mojo 300 on one end, and its own cousin, the KTM 390 Duke, on the other.

Also See – Bajaj Pulsar CS400 Launch Details

Bajaj Pulsar CS400 Price in India

Bajaj always prices its products very competitively. The CS400 will be no different. Our guess is that this streetnaked Bajaj Pulsar 400cc bike will retail for roughly INR 2 lakhs. Hence, the CS400 will be priced marginally lower to the KTM 390 Duke.

Here are some Bajaj Pulsar CS400 pics from the 2014 Auto Expo

Also See: Bajaj Pulsar 200NS FI

Bajaj Pulsar CS400 Specifications

Powering the upcoming Bajaj Pulsa 400cc bike will be the KTM 390 Duke‘s 373cc engine. This engine comes mated to a six-speed manual gearbox. For the CS400, the engine will produce a maximum power-torque of 35 bhp-33 Nm .


Bajaj Pulsar CS400 could have a fuel mileage of upto 27 kmpl.

Top Speed

The Pulsar CS400 would have a top speed of roughly 165 km/h.

Bajaj Pulsar CS400 Specifications Table

Engine Displacement 373.2 cc
Max. Power 43 bhp @ 8500 RPM
Max. Torque 34 Nm @ 6800 RPM
Gearbox 6-Speed Manual
Ride Height 826 mm
Ground Clearance 184 mm
Fuel Tanke Capacity 10-litres
Top Speed 165 kmph

We believe that both the upcoming Bajaj Pulsar 400cc bikes could revolutionize the Indian performance biking scene. Stay tuned to Car Blog India for more news updates related to Bajaj Pulsar 40cc launch date, price. specifications, etc.



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