Best 160CC Bikes in India 2017

Bikes are a popular mode of communication in India. At present, there is a different segment of bikes present in India and it is also possible to segregate the bikes as per the displacement of the engine. For example, there is a segment for bikes less than 125 cc and so on. In this article, we have listed some of the best 160 cc bikes which are available in the market.

You can read about the bikes and at the same time, you can check the specification sheet of the bikes as well as we have attached the same in this article. So here is the list of best 160 cc bikes in India.

4. Honda CB Unicorn 160

Honda CB Unicorn 160

On number 4, we have Honda CB Unicorn 160. The bike is basically for youth who wants a powerful motorcycle. The bike looks really muscular and in addition to this, the bike has a bikini fairing which makes it more attractive. The engine is quite powerful and it is a couple with a 5-speed manual gearbox. In addition to this, the engine of the bike is an air cooled engine which never has an issue with overheating. The bike basically fills the gap between the segment of 150 cc bikes and 180 cc bikes and Honda is surely able to sell a large number of units of this bike. The direct competition for this bike is Suzuki Gixxer and Yamaha FZ-S but as per our opinion, the bike beats its competitors easily in terms of style as well as performance.

Dimensions & Weight  
Length 2045 mm
Width  757  mm
Height 1062 mm
Wheelbase 1324 mm
Ground Clearance 150 mm
Kerb Weight 134 Kgs
Fuel Tank Capacity 12 Litters
Engine & Transmission
Engine Type Single Cylinder, Air Cooled
Displacement 162.71 cc
Mileage 62 Kmpl
Max Power (bhp@rpm) 14.50 BHP @8000 RPM
Max Torque (Nm@rpm) 14.60  NM @ 6000 RPM
No of gears 5 Gears
Engine Start-Stop Function Yes, Digital
Suspensions, Brakes & Steering              
Suspension Front Telescopic
Suspension Rear Spring Loaded Hydraulic Type
Front Brake Type 240mm Single Disc
Rear Brake Type 130mm Single Disc
Wheels & Tyres              
Front Tyres 80/110-17
Rear Tyres 110/80-17
Speed
Top Speed 106 Kmph
Price  
Ex-Showroom Price Rs 79482

3. Bajaj Pulsar NS160

Bajaj Pulsar NS160

Next on our list is Bajaj Pulsar NS 160. The bike is for people who are looking for high power and performance. In addition to this, the bike is available in three colours and the bike looks stunning. The bike also has a high ground clearance and in addition to this, the bike has a top speed of 121 Kmph. The looks and the style of the bike stand out of the ground and it is surely one of the most affordable bikes in the segment. The bike also got a price cut of about Rs 2000 because of implementation of GST.

Dimensions & Weight  
Length 2012 mm
Width 804  mm
Height 1060 mm
Wheelbase 1363 mm
Ground Clearance 176 mm
Kerb Weight 142 Kgs
Fuel Tank Capacity 12 Litters
Engine & Transmission
Engine Type Single Cylinder, Oil Cooled
Displacement 160.33 cc
Mileage Kmpl
Max Power (bhp@rpm) 15.30 BHP @8500 RPM
Max Torque (Nm@rpm) 14.60  NM @ 6500 RPM
No of gears 5 Gears
Engine Start-Stop Function Yes, Digital
Suspensions, Brakes & Steering              
Suspension Front Telescopic
Suspension Rear Nitro Mono Shock Absorber
Front Brake Type 240mm Single Disc
Rear Brake Type 130mm Single Disc
Wheels & Tyres              
Front Tyres 80/100-17, 46P Tubeless
Rear Tyres 110/80-17, 57P Tubeless
Speed
Top Speed 121 Kmph
Price  
Ex-Showroom Price Rs78368

2. Honda CB Hornet 160

Honda CB Hornet 160R

Next on our list is another bike from Honda. This one is slightly more expensive then the bike mentioned previously and the bikes is surely worth the price. It is one of the best looking bikes and the bike looks really masculine. In addition to this, the bike has an amazing tail lamp which never fails to impress. The tail unit is in X-shaped and it makes it look really stylish. The bike comes with disc brakes on both the wheels and it improves the handling of the bike by a great extent. The bike is available in a dual colour tone which has several graphic options and the bike can also be used for touring purpose as the engine has enough power to handle the long drives without any problem.

Dimensions & Weight  
Length 2041 mm
Width 783 mm
Height 1067mm
Wheelbase 1345 mm
Ground Clearance 164 mm
Kerb Weight 140 Kgs
Fuel Tank Capacity 12 Litters
Engine & Transmission
Engine Type Air Cooled, Single-Cylinder
Displacement 162.71 cc
Mileage 50 Kmpl
Max Power (bhp@rpm) 15.44BHP @8000 RPM
Max Torque (Nm@rpm) 14.76 NM @ 6500 RPM
No of gears 5 Gears
Engine Start-Stop Function Yes, Digital
Suspensions, Brakes & Steering              
Suspension Front Telescopic
Suspension Rear Monoshock
Front Brake Type 276mm Single Disc
Rear Brake Type 130mm Single Disc
Wheels & Tyres              
Front Tyres 100/80-17
Rear Tyres 140/70-17
Speed
Top Speed 110 Kmph
Price  
Ex-Showroom Price Rs 88100

1. TVS Apache RTR 160

TVS Apache 160

On the first rank, we have a bike from TVS and yes, you guessed it right, its TVS Apache RTR. The bike has a racing DNA and it is really fast when it comes to the acceleration. Among all the bikes mentioned in our list, this has the fastest speed and bike is highly aerodynamic. RTR in the model stands for Racing Throttle Response and it surely matches its name. The brakes of the bike are very responsive and they are surely best in the class. The bike also has a mono suspension at the rear end which makes it comfortable to ride even on the road full of potholes. This is surely one of the must buy a bike if you love a fusion of speed and style.

Dimensions & Weight  
Length 2085 mm
Width 730 mm
Height 1105 mm
Wheelbase 1300 mm
Ground Clearance 165 mm
Kerb Weight 137 Kgs
Fuel Tank Capacity 16 Litters
Engine & Transmission
Engine Type Air Cooled, Single-Cylinder
Displacement 160 cc
Mileage 50 Kmpl
Max Power (bhp@rpm) 15BHP @8000 RPM
Max Torque (Nm@rpm) 13.1 NM @ 4000 RPM
No of gears 5 Gears
Engine Start-Stop Function Yes, Digital
Suspensions, Brakes & Steering              
Suspension Front Telescopic Forks
Suspension Rear Monotube Inverted Gas Filled
Front Brake Type 270mm Single Disc
Rear Brake Type 130mm Single Disc
Wheels & Tyres              
Front Tyres 90/90-17
Rear Tyres 100/80-17
Speed
Top Speed 118 Kmph
Price  
Ex-Showroom Price Rs 78497

These were some of the best bikes available in 160 cc engine capacity and you can buy any of these for getting a great value for money. The bikes will never disappoint you in terms of performance or style.