2018 TVS Apache RTR 160 launched for starting price of Rs.81490 (Ex-showroom, Delhi)

Editor@Throttle|Updated: March 14, 2018 14:32
2018 TVS Apache RTR 160

TVS Motor Company has launched the 2018 Apache RTR 160 Carb & Front Disc for Rs. 81490, Apache RTR 160 Carb & Front/Rear Disc for Rs. 84,490 and Apache RTR 160 Carb & FI for Rs. 89,990 (All prices Ex-showroom, Delhi ).  It takes design inspiration from the Apache RTR 200 4V, with similar edgy styling new tank shrouds, new features, including a new all-digital instrument panel and new chassis. The race-spec TVS Apache machine has clinched six titles of the Indian Motorcycle Racing Championship (IMRC), and TVS will be using the TVS Racing DNA to promote the new generation Apache RTR 160. 

 

The bike is inspired from the Draken concept and takes cues from the Apache 200. The new Apache RTR 160 4V will be offered in 3 option - Carb with front disc brake, Carb with front and rear disc brake and EFI with front and rear disc brake. It is based on the new RTR platform and will get a new 4-valve engine.  It comes with a new sporty suspension tuned in collaboration with Showa. TVS offers two tyre option - road and off-road, and the bike also gets a full-digital instrument cluster shared with the Apache RTR 200.

 

The new 2018 TVS Apache RTR 160 sources its power from a engine mated to a five-speed transmission. The engine is being offered in carbureted and fuel injected versions. While the fuel injected mill is good for churning out 16.5 bhp of power, the carb version develops slightly less output at 16.2 bhp. The torque remains the same at 14.8 Nm for both the engines.

 

Article Source : NDTVAuto