Dominar 250 latest price hike makes it the fifth tag for the brand and it is now fairly costlier than Suzuki Gixxer 250...
If you are unaware, Bajaj has increased the price of its Dominar 400 by as many as 15-18 times since its launch in December 2016. The motorcycle has become costlier by more than Rs 50,000 if we consider the base price of the ABS variant (more details).
In fact, Dominar 400 was first introduced at a price of Rs 1.50 Lakh – which is lesser than the original launch price of Rs 1.60 Lakh of the Dominar 250. However, exactly after six months of its (250s) debut, Bajaj increased its prices for the first time in September 2020 which was followed by another increments in October and January 2021. And we have been greeted by another round of increase in the new fiscal.
Dominar 250 Latest Price
|Launch Price – Mar 20||Sep 20 Price||Oct 20 Price||Jan 21 Price||Latest Price – April 2021|
|Rs 1,60,000||Rs 1,64,218||Rs 1,65,715||Rs 1,67,718||Rs 1,70,720|
Along with the latest price hike of Rs 3002, the effective increment has risen to Rs 10,720 within a span of about one year! This is an effective increment of almost 7 percent which has also made it costlier than Gixxer 250 which retails at a tag of Rs 1,67,700 (ex-Delhi).
There are no mechanical or other changes that we can notice. It continues to be offered with the same 250 Duke-derived 248.77 cc liquid cooled, twin spark DOHC engine that produces 27 PS of peak power and 23.5 Nm of max torque.