Bajaj Auto Limited (BAL) is all set to launch 2018 Bajaj Avenger 180 facelift very soon at a price of Rs. 83,400 (ex-showroom Mumbai). The price of the bike has been kept Rs 10,000 less than the Bajaj Avenger 220 variant and is Rs 2,500 higher than the Bajaj Avenger 150 Street. The booking of the new bike has already started at the Bajaj dealership and the deliveries are promised in 8-10 days of the payment. It comes with options of two body colors – black and red. Here is more you would like to know about the new 2018 Bajaj Avenger 180.
2018 Bajaj Avenger 180 – Specifications
If you are our regular reader at India Autoz, you might be aware that in our article in the first week of January 2018, we have brought the news of upcoming launch of 2018 Bajaj Avenger 180. We had also mentioned that the new bike will borrow the engine from the Pulsar 180. That’s right! The 2018 Bajaj Avenger has borrowed the engine from the Pulsar 180 which is 178.6 cc, air cooled, single cylinder engine. It churns out 17 Bhp power and 14.2 Nm peak torque. It is also expected that the engine will tuned a little to offer a cruiser like service. The bike will be mated with a 5-speed gearbox. The braking services will be performed by disc brake at the front wheel and drum brake at the rear wheel. The ABS was expected to be offered for the new bike but it gave a miss to it. The bike will come with telescopic suspension at the front and gas charged shock absorber at the rear.
The new 2018 Bajaj Avenger 180 will feature a flat handlebar that sits higher than the earlier Avenger 180 bike. It will come with black alloy wheels, compact body color headlamp cowl and matte black exhaust with aluminium heat shield. Keeping the much needed comfort level of a cruiser performance bike, the seat comes with added padding for long distance driving. The new bike looks exactly similar in styling to its sibling Avenger 220 except that it gave a miss to the digital tachometer.
2018 Bajaj Avenger 180 – Price
As mentioned above, the 2018 Bajaj Avenger 180 will be priced at Rs. 83,400 (ex-showroom Mumbai).
2018 Bajaj Avenger 180 – Rivals
The 2018 Bajaj Avenger 180 will offer a heavy competition to Suzuki Intruder 150 as being priced very competitively. The Suzuki Intruder 150 is priced around Rs 1.0 lakh.
Story Source: AutocarIndia