Although the reviews for the sports-tourer are already in, Bajaj has still not revealed the pricing of their 2019 Dominar. However, now reports have emerged on the internet claiming to reveal the exact price of the new bike by Bajaj Auto. The reports state that 2019 Bajaj Dominar will cost around Rs. 1.74 lakhs, ex- showroom Delhi. If the reports are to be believed, this will mark a hike of around Rs. 10,000 than the previous model of Bajaj Dominar.
However, the amount of changes that the Indian bike maker has brought to the newer model of Dominar, the price hike for the bike is pretty moderate. Dominar has also seen quite a few price hikes since being launched with dual-channel ABS at Rs. 1.50 lakhs in 2016. As far as the updated 2019 Bajaj Dominar is concerned, the official bookings for the same has begun at Bajaj dealerships all over the country and the deliveries too will soon follow.
Getting to what the new update has in store, one can find that the new version of Dominar with upside down forks. This new setup will not only make this bike a lot sportier but will also offer more feedback to users. Among other major noticeable changes on the new version of Dominar are a changed set of rear view mirrors, a twin barrel exhaust, and a bigger radiator grille for faster cooling of the engine.
Talking about the new exhaust, it is supposed to address one of the major gripes of customers – exhaust note. This new version with its twin barrel setup is expected to have a throatier and gruntier sound, something that the customers want from a 350+ cc bike. The new model will have the same instrument cluster as the older one, however the major upgrade here will be the availability of a lot more handy information.
As far as the engine department goes, the new Dominar will still feature the same KTM 390 derived 373 cc engine with fuel injection and liquid cooling. However, major upgrades that are sure to please prospective owners will be the increase in power and lower level of vibrations on the new Dominar. The new power output for the 2019 Dominar is 40 Bhp and 35 Nm. This is a 5 Bhp bump from the previous model of the sports tourer. Considering that Bajaj places this as a sports-tourer these two major upgrades ought to attract more buyers. Getting to other mechanical bits, standard dual channel ABS and 6-speed manual gearbox featuring slipper clutch assist will be present as well.
Bajaj Auto will also take care of customer’s customization needs and the company is set to offer touring accessories for the bike that have been especially developed for the bike by Pune-based customization firm Autologue. The new accessories will come with backward capability meaning that they will be usable on older models of Dominar as well. The new accessories are aimed at making the updated 2019 model of Bajaj Dominar a more capable touring bike and thereby attracting more customers in the market.