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2018 Bajaj Pulsar 220F- All You Need To Know

Bajaj Pulsar 220F is a semi-faired sports commuter, with a rather tall and sleek appearance. Also, 220F is soon going to get ABS setup, which was much desired. The bike is priced at Rs 94,682 (ex-showroom).

Much before Dominar 400, 220F was Bajaj Auto’s flagship product. Because of its semi-faired sportsbike type body, it was an instant hit among the younger generation. Till now, it is one of the preferable and affordable bikes, suited for stunting.

However, like typical other Pulsars, it does not offer many features. Highlights include projector headlamps, front and rear disc brake and LED tail lights. Soon, it will also sport ABS.

Bajaj Pulsar 220F still remains one of the gruntiest Pulsars, which delivers an excellent mileage figure. The average tops at around 45 kmpl.

Its only competitor includes the Karizma ZMR, which is another 220cc semi-faired sportsbike.

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The new model Pulsar 220F sports minor visual upgrades including a new colour. It also gets a revised instrument console to enhance the novelty value. Powering the 2018 Bajaj Pulsar 220 is the same 220cc, single-cylinder engine.

This motor produces a max. power of 21.05 PS and a peak torque of 19.12Nm. Fuel mileage is in the range of 37 KMPL.

2018 Bajaj Pulsar 220F Price In India

Ex-showroom Delhi Price Rs. 94,682

As we said, there isn’t a big change in the price. The old model of the Pulsar 220 cost Rs 91,201. The new Bajaj Pulsar 220F costs Rs. 94,682 (ex-showroom Delhi).

It may be noted Bajaj has always priced its bikes very competitively. Same has been the case with the entire Pulsar range. The 2018 model Bajaj Pulsar 220F continues this trend.

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2018 Bajaj Pulsar 220F Engine Specifications

Engine 220cc, single-cylinder, 4-stroke
Max. Power 21.05 PS @ 8500 rpm
Peak Torque 19.12 Nm @ 7000 rpm
Kerb Weight 150 KGs
Brakes 260 mm (Front), 230 mm (Rear)
Suspension Telescopic Forks (Front), 5-way adjustable Twin Shock Absorbers (Rear)

The P220’s 220cc motor pumps out a max. power of 21.05 PS and a peak torque of 19.12 Nm.

The engine comes mated to a 5-speed manual transmission. In the front, it gets telescopic forks suspension and Twin shock absorbers in the rear.

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2018 Bajaj Pulsar 220F Images

2018 Bajaj Pulsar 220F Mileage

City 33 KMPL
Highway 37 KMPL
Overall 35 KMPL

Thanks to the remap, the Pulsar 220F could deliver a slightly higher mileage. Safely expect 35 KMPL in regular usage. Bajaj has not revealed the exact mileage.

2018 Bajaj Pulsar 220F Top Speed

True Top Speed 131 KMPH

The Bajaj Pulsar 220F has a true top speed of roughly 131 KMPH. However, the speedo-indicated top speed is easily above 140 KMPH. Still, a true top speed of 131 KMPH is pretty respectable for a bike in this price segment.

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2018 Bajaj Pulsar 220F Dimensions

Length 2,035 mm
Width 750 mm
Height 1,165 mm
Wheelbase 1,350 mm
Kerb Weight 150 KGs
Ground Clearance 165 mm

The bike measures 2035 mm in length, 750 mm in width and 1165 mm in height. It gets a wheelbase of 1350 mm with a ground clearance of 165 mm. It weighs around 150 Kgs.

2018 Bajaj Pulsar 220F Features

  • New Decals
  • New Heat Shield for silencer
  • Always-on Headlamp
  • Clip-on Style Handlebar
  • Projector Headlamps
  • LED Taillight
  • Clear Lens Indicators
  • Auto cancelling indicators
  • Back-lit Switchgear
  • Blue Backlit Speedo Console
  • Digital Speedo
  • Gear-shift Indicator
  • Split Seats
  • Split Grabrails
  • Tankpad
  • Front and Rear Disc Brakes
  • BSIV Complaint Engine
  • Fairing-mounted Rear View Mirrors
  • Oil Cooler
  • Nitrox Gas-charged Rear Shock Absorbers
  • New Colour

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2018 Bajaj Pulsar 220F Variants

Pulsar 220F comes only in 1 STD variant.

2018 Bajaj Pulsar 220F Colors

The Bajaj Pulsar 220F comes in four different colors:

  1. Chrome Black
  2. Laser Black
  3. Dyno Red
  4. Nuclear Blue

2018 Bajaj Pulsar 220F – Competition

Pulsar 220F is a pure sports bike. It faces direct competition from Hero Karizma ZMR. However, Karizma is also a very slow performer in the market.

It also faces competition because of its price range, because a lot of 200 CC bikes are naked bikes.

Overall, it competes with KTM RC and Duke 200, Hero Karizma ZMR TVS Apache RTR 2004V, Honda CBR 250R and Suzuki Gixxer SF.

However, if the buyer is focused on sports bike looks, and not the naked looks, he has to choose between Karizma, Pulsar and Gixxer SF.

2018 Bajaj Pulsar 220F – Overview

Model 2018 Bajaj Pulsar 220F
Price Rs 94,682
Fuel Petrol
Engine 220cc DTS-i
Power 21 BHP
Torque 19 Nm
Transmission 5-speed Manual
Average Mileage 35 KMPL
LED tail lights, Always On-Headlamps, Auto-Cancelling indicators
Safety Features Front and Rear Disc Brakes

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