TVS Motor company has launched today the new 2018 TVS Apache RTR 160 4V racing motorcycle in India.
The TVS Apache RTR 160 4V is available in both Carburetor and EFI variants, with the latter christened as TVS Apache RTR 160 Fi 4V. The motorcycle gets a 159.7 cc, single-cylinder, 4-stroke, 4-valve, oil-cooled engine that churns out 16.8 PS @8000 rpm (EFI) and 14.8 Nm @ 6500 rpm(EFI), 16.5 PS @8000 rpm (Carb) and 14.8 Nm @ 6500 rpm (Carb). The engine is mated to a 5-speed super-slick gear box that offers a precise and powerful riding experience.
This motorcycle has the most powerful 160cc engine and boasts of a top speed of 114 kmph (EFI), 113 kmph (Carb). The motorcycle does an astounding 0-60 kmph in 4.8 seconds(EFI) and 4.73 seconds (Carb).
It comes with the company’s patented Double-cradle Split Synchro Stiff Frame Design, which gives excellent high-speed stability and best-in-class handling on/off- track. The mono-shock suspension contributes to the razor-sharp handling and agility through the corners. For safety, it is equipped with both rear and front disc brakes while the Carburetor motorcycle is available in Disc and Drum variants.
This motorcycle has a fully-digital speedometer and sleek styling. The forward biased stance with tight proportions is complemented by the aggressive headlamp, chiseled body and a sleek, sharp tail. The motorcycle boasts of a compact race design with chequered flag decals on the tank.
The TVS Apache RTR 160 4V series is available in three colours – Racing Red, Metallic Blue and Knight Black.
Mr. Sudarshan Venu, Joint Managing Director, TVS Motor Company, said, “The TVS Apache series has always embodied pure racing performance. This Racing DNA is seen across the entire range from RTR 160 to the RR 310. With the launch of the all new TVS Apache RTR 160 4V, we have created an exciting product that will appeal to customers around the world.”