comfort. Bajaj has positioned it slap bang in Royal Enfield territory. In fact, Bajaj wants to wean away a section of Royal Enfield buyers by offering a performance-oriented motorcycle with modern features at a very attractive price. Bajaj Dominar 400 strikes a macho pose with its front-biased muscular looks.Bajaj literally pulled a rabbit out of the hat when it showcased the Pulsar VS400 (Cruiser Sport) at the 2014 Auto Expo in Delhi. While everyone was keenly waiting for the Pulsar SS400 the cruiser offering from Bajaj grabbed the most number of eye balls. According to Bajaj officials the new Pulsar VS 400 is a leisure motorcycle which is a trend that is slowly increasing in the country. Not every biker wants a motorcycle to commute from office work, what this new genre of leisure motorcyclist’s desire is a motorcycle with good looks, aptly powerful motor so that he can enjoy a ride on weekends to relax. Until now, it was Royal Enfield with its range of products that were the only option for these consumers and Bajaj wants to tap into this market with the Pulsar VS400. The upcoming offering from the Chakan based two-wheeler manufacturer is a power cruiser which is a hybrid of streetbike and cruiser. The most talked about aspect of the Dominar 400 is the four-stroke, single-cylinder, SOHC, four-valve, 373cc motor with patented Bajaj triple spark technology - DTS-i. Mated to a six-speed gearbox, the motor delivers 35PS at 8,000rpm and 35Nm of peak torque at 6,500rpm. Weighing at 182kg, the dual-channel ABS-equipped Dominar 400 gets 320mm dia disc (largest in its segment) at front.Launched at an introductory price of Rs 1.36 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi) the new Bajaj Dominar 400 is very affordable as compared to the rivals in this space.