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2014 Pulsar 200SS Spied Testing; India Launch Soon

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Spy shots of the Pulsar 200SS continue to increase in number as the launch date of the bike draws near. Another set of pictures snapped on the Maharashtra-Goa highway are the first ones that show the bike actually being ridden.

On close examination, we can see that the bike borrows its LED indicators from Duke’s 200/390 cc bikes and the single-side mounted splatter guard from the 200 NS. Despite the gaudy camouflaging, it is clear that the tail lights are not mounted on the tail piece but the plastic extension. In the front of the bike, new mirrors have been installed. Also, there is a new instrument cluster consisting of a rev counter. No ABS equipment is visible and it is being suspected that the Pulsar 200SS will sport FI instead. However, test mules bearing ABS sensors have been spotted so its more likely that the standard is going to be non-ABS and a pricier ABS variant will also be offered.

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The SS in the bike’s name stands for supersports

The fairing on 200SS looks extremely busy and its lines and orientation of the tank resemble those of the 200NS. Twin projector lamps which are featured on the upper level are the same ones as on the RC 390. The difference being that on the KTM, they faired in while the 200SS portions a generous rifled cylinder in the fairing for it. The bike will be the first fully faired vehicle to come out of the BAL stable.

Two versions of the fairing have been spotted during the tests. One has narrow cuts in the region of the projectors while others have larger cutouts. The exhaust on the bike has been positioned in the right, and will not be joined with the trailing end of the fairing plastic, as on the RC 390.

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New mirrors can be seen featured on the front of the 200 SS

News around the joint is that the 200SS will get a fuel injection system on its engine and that this will also be the case with the coming Pulsar 200 NS models. The 200SS will have a higher tuning in order to compensate for the bulky fairing. A taller sixth, which will give the bike better highway cruising abilities, is likely. The 200NS has a  four valve, four stroke, single pot 200cc powerplant with a peak power of 23.5 PS at 1.86 kgm of torque.

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LED indicators have been borrowed from Duke’s 200/390 cc bikes

The fairing comes courtesy of the fact that most of the 200 NS’s competitors, which includes the Hero ZMR, Honda CBR150R and Yamaha R15 sport full fairings. Fairings are perceived as giving bikes a sportier look so Bajaj has decided to jump on the bandwagon. The SS stands for Super Sports and the company has revealed its intentions for the bike right in its name.

The 200 SS is sure to be ready for launch soon but Bajaj may defer that for a while. The bike’s release may be put odd until January 2014 or even later on, during the Auto Expo in February 2014.

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The 200 SS is being seen as the faired version of the 200 NS

Source: Overdrive and Gaadi.com

16 Comments

  1. Suvendughosh

    November 12, 2013 at 8:13 pm

    My pulsar 200Ss

  2. RAMESH

    November 22, 2013 at 12:16 am

    I am very fond of this bike for the past 6moth to buy this please release it quickly

  3. Sunil Shah

    November 24, 2013 at 8:53 pm

    Hi its a awesome bike

  4. naveen Dubey

    December 4, 2013 at 8:40 am

    superb bike

  5. Samuel Dabhade

    December 4, 2013 at 4:25 pm

    I got news from internal sources of Bajaj auto ltd.its going to be pulsar 250 cc…fully faired..27-30 bhp…exact power not disclosed… and launch is on exact 26-1-2014.

  6. Samuel Dabhade

    December 4, 2013 at 4:29 pm

    It will get abs…and milage is around 30-35 kmpl….price would be around 1lakh approx ex show room…I m being totally informed about every sec this bike while it heads our way

  7. shahzad

    December 5, 2013 at 2:12 am

    Hi bro what do mean To say that pulsar 200ss is of 250cc or u are talking of some other one.
    And r u sure about the date of launch.

  8. Jayant Singh

    December 10, 2013 at 10:30 am

    As long as this costs below 1.2 lakhs,I dont care about anything else! My priority has changed from 200 ns to the 200 SS!

  9. Samuel Dabhade

    December 10, 2013 at 11:05 am

    Yes…actually the bike all are saying…200 as..is actually a 250 cc…just wait and watch when the curtain finally is pulled up

  10. rider

    February 10, 2014 at 12:35 am

    anyone know when this bike is gonna launch i’m waiting from last 4 months ..
    tkired of waiting frnds i think now i have to buy ns..

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