Bajaj Avenger 160 is a cruiser motorcycle that has been designed and manufactured by Bajaj Auto Limited, an Indian two-wheeler manufacturing company. The Avenger series has been one of the most popular and successful cruiser motorcycle series in the Indian market. Bajaj Auto Limited has recently launched the Bajaj Avenger 160 in Bangladesh with a price tag of BDT 199,500. Bajaj Avenger 160 ABS gained a lot of popularity after its release. This is because the cruiser market has become more important. A few years ago, people were not as confident in traveling across the country. People are opting for cruisers because of the ease of riding these bikes on highways.
Bajaj Avenger 160 ABS is a popular cruiser, which is why it is so popular. Avenger 160 ABS is a popular cruiser due to its many features. Bajaj is the largest motorcycle manufacturer in the South Asian region. Bajaj is so dominant that they have partnered with some prominent motorcycle manufacturers. Kawasaki and KTM are two notable examples. Bajaj is home to many motorcycle series that are considered saviors by bikers. These include Pulsar, Avenger, Dominator and other series. The Bajaj Avenger 160 ABS was released in 2019, and it created instant curiosity.
Bajaj Avenger 160 Features & Specifications
Design and Style
The Bajaj Avenger 160 comes with a classic cruiser motorcycle design that features a low-slung chassis, long wheelbase, and wide handlebars. The motorcycle has a low and comfortable saddle, which makes it easy for the rider to maintain a relaxed riding position. The Avenger 160 has a muscular fuel tank that comes with a chrome-finished filler cap. The motorcycle also features a blacked-out engine and exhaust system that adds to its overall appeal.
The Avenger 160 comes with a single-piece seat that is wide and comfortable. The pillion seat is also wide and comfortable, making it suitable for long rides. The motorcycle features a round headlamp that is mounted on the front cowl. The headlamp comes with a halogen bulb and a clear lens cover. The Avenger 160 also features a LED tail lamp that is integrated into the rear fender.
Engine and Performance
The Bajaj Avenger 160 is powered by a 160.4cc air-cooled, single-cylinder engine that comes with Bajaj’s patented DTS-i technology. The engine produces a maximum power output of 15 PS at 8,500 rpm and a peak torque output of 13.7 Nm at 7,000 rpm. The engine is mated to a 5-speed constant mesh gearbox.
The Avenger 160 comes with a telescopic front suspension and a twin shock absorber rear suspension that offers a comfortable ride. The motorcycle also features a 260mm disc brake at the front and a 130mm drum brake at the rear. The motorcycle comes with a 17-inch alloy wheel at the front and a 15-inch alloy wheel at the rear.
Features and Technology
The Bajaj Avenger 160 comes with a host of features and technology that make it one of the best cruiser motorcycles in its segment. The motorcycle features a digital instrument cluster that displays information such as speedometer, odometer, trip meter, fuel gauge, and more. The motorcycle also features an engine kill switch, which is a useful feature that allows the rider to turn off the engine quickly in case of an emergency.
The Avenger 160 also features Bajaj’s patented DTS-i technology, which stands for Digital Twin Spark Ignition. The technology uses two spark plugs to ignite the fuel mixture in the combustion chamber, which results in better fuel efficiency and smoother power delivery.
Dimensions & seating position
Cruiser motorcycles are designed for comfort and touring Its flat one-piece handlebar and front footpegs are extremely comfortable for city and long rides. The one-piece tall handlebar is slightly tapered towards the riders for better control. There are no major changes in dimensions compared to the 150c variant. The overall length of this bike is 2210 mm, width is 806 mm, height is 1070 mm and the ground clearance of this bike is 169 mm. The 737 mm seat height will be comfortable for all riders. Bajaj has used a 90/90-17 section tubeless tire on the front wheel and 130/90-15 section tire on the rear wheel.
Brakes, Suspensions, and Wheels
Bajaj Avenger 160 ABS has a disc-drum brake system. The front brake has ABS, while the rear brake has a drum. The front brake should perform exceptionally well due to the use of ABS and large disc radius (280mm). A disc brake for the rear wheel would have been better than a drum. Bajaj Avenger 160 ABS uses front telescopic forks to adjust the suspension. The rear has two 5-step shock-absorbing suspensions.
As with most telescopic suspensions, the front suspension should perform well. Adjustability will serve the rear suspension better. This is an unusual feature. The twin shocks will perform better as this bike is not designed to corner too much. Bajaj Avenger 160 comes with ABS alloy wheels. The front and rear wheels are equipped with 90/90-17 section tires and 130/90-15 section tires respectively. This setup gives maximum grip and is a good choice. The grip of the bike would have been better if the rear tire was a little wider.
The Bajaj Avenger 160 is available in Bangladesh with a price tag of BDT 199,500. The motorcycle is available in two color options: Ebony Black and Spicy Red.
Bajaj Avenger 160 Full Specification Overview
|Engine Performance & Transmission
|Single cylinder, Twin Spark DTS-i, 4 strokes, SOHC, 2 valves, Air-cooled
|15 PS @ 8500 rpm
|13.7 NM @ 7,000 rpm
|No. of Cylinders
|No. of Gears
|Bore x Stroke
|58 mm x 60.7 mm
|Grade Engine Oil
|Fuel Tank Capacity
|No. of Seats
|Telescopic with double anti-friction bush
|5 step adjustable Twin shock absorber
|260 mm disc brake
|130 mm drum brake
|Tyres & Wheels
|Electricals & Features
|Maintenance-free 12v, 8Ah
|Low Fuel Indicator
|Low Oil Indicator
|Performance & Mileage
|Mileage (City & highway)
The Bajaj Avenger 160 is a great cruiser motorcycle that comes with a classic design and modern features. The motorcycle is powered by a fuel-efficient and reliable engine that offers a smooth and comfortable ride. The Avenger 160 is also equipped with features and technology that make it one of the best cruiser motorcycles in its segment. If you are looking for a comfortable and stylish cruiser motorcycle, the Bajaj Avenger 160 is definitely worth considering.