TVS Motor Firm has launched the brand new technology, 2018 mannequin of the TVS Apache RTR 160 4V, the bike that began the TVS Apache household in 2005. The brand new Apache RTR 160 4V will are available three totally different variants and has been priced at ₹ 81,490 (ex-showroom) for the carb entrance disk brake model, ₹ 84,490 (ex-showroom) for the Carb double disc model and ₹ 89,990 (ex-showroom) for the EFi entrance and rear disc brake variant. Deliveries will start in a single week. The 2018 TVS Apache RTR 160 4V is predicated on a totally new Four-valve platform, giving it new styling and design, new suspension and chassis and important updates to the engine as nicely. In response to TVS, the brand new Apache RTR 160 4V takes inspiration from 35 years of TVS Racing expertise as nicely, and shall be a sporty providing within the 160 cc bike phase.
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By way of appears, the TVS Apache RTR 160 4V takes design inspiration from its elder sibling, the TVS Apache RTR 200 4V and is stylised just like the Draken idea. The RTR 160 4V will get a pointy design language, and appears like a totally new mannequin, with edgy tank shrouds, a brand new instrument panel, new LED lights, and up to date Showa suspension and chassis as nicely. The bike ditches the dual shocks on the rear for a monoshock unit and likewise borrows an identical ‘double barrel’ type exhaust muffler from the Apache RTR 200 4V. It additionally sport normal single-channel ABS on the entrance wheel, with a single rear disc brake, together with two tyre possibility accessible – street and off street.
On the coronary heart of the TVS Apache RTR 160 4V is a 159 cc SI, Four stroke, oil cooled engine which punches out 16 bhp and 14.eight Nm of torque for the EFI variant and 16.2 bhp for carb model. The EFi variant can do Zero-60kmph in Four.eight seconds whereas the carb model can do the identical in Four.73 seconds. It has a prime pace of 114kmph.
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The TVS Apache RTR 160 was first launched in 2005, and it is the primary mannequin within the TVS Apache collection, which gave start to the Apache model as a spread of sporty, premium bikes, which now have the Apache RTR 160 4V, Apache RTR 180, Apache RTR 200 4V and flagship TVS Apache RR 310. The brand new Apache RTR 160 4V will compete in a high-volumes premium commuter bike phase with the likes of the Bajaj Pulsar NS160, Suzuki Gixxer, Honda CB Hornet 160R and even the Yamaha FZ-S FI V2.Zero. We shall be driving the brand new TVS Apache RTR 160 4V quickly, so look out for a primary experience expertise of the 2018 TVS Apache RTR 160 4V.
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