Building on 40 years racing pedigree and 4.8 million TVS Apache customer base, TVS Motor Company, a reputed manufacturer of two-wheelers and threewheelers in the world, launched the all new 2022 TVS Apache RTR 180 and TVS Apache RTR 160 motorcycles today. They now come packaged with new exciting styling and feature updates for an uncompromised ride experience. The power increase coupled with weight reduction of 2 kgs in Apache RTR 160 and 1 kg in Apache RTR 180 has resulted in an enhanced power-to-weight ratio for both motorcycles, offering an unravelling riding experience.
The vehicles under the stable of TVS Apache have offered multiple first-in-segment & best-in-class features & technology to the customers, starting from Fuel injection, ABS, Dual Channel ABS, Slipper Clutch, to the most recent SmartXonnectTM, Ride Modes, LED Headlamp.
Commenting on the launch, Vimal Sumbly, Head Business – Premium, TVS Motor Company, said, “The TVS Apache series has been built on the racing heritage of TVS Racing to bring superior products into the market that connect with our customers and racing enthusiasts. The introduction of the 2022 range of TVS Apache RTR 160 and TVS Apache RTR 180 is a testament to our commitment towards delighting the Apache community and loyalists globally, with a true racing experience. These motorcycles will continue their legacy of offering class leading race technologies to transform performance biking, and further strengthening our premiumisation journey.”
Designed as “The All-New Racers Choice”, the new 2022 TVS Apache RTR 160 and 2022 TVS Apache RTR 180 are updated with striking style elements and new attractive graphics that are in line with its racing DNA. The two motorcycles also get segment leading features like an all-new LED headlamp, offering superior range and light penetration, as well as an all-new LED tail lamp.
Stepping up the convenience quotient for the riders, the 2022 TVS Apache RTR 160 and TVS Apache RTR 180 will come equipped with an advanced Bluetooth enabled fully digital instrument cluster and SmartXonnectTM technology with Voice Assist, to further enhance their ride experience. As a segment first, these motorcycles get three ride modes namely – Rain, Urban and Sport, showcasing their adaptability to different conditions.
These motorcycles also get a X-ring chain, wider 120mm rear tyre, gear position indicator with shift assist and TVS Connect App with new a UI/UX.
|Specifications||Apache RTR 160||Apache RTR 180|
|Engine cc||159.7 cc||177.4 cc|
|Power||16.04 PS @ 8750 rpm||17.02 PS @ 9000 rpm|
|Torque||13.85 Nm @ 7000 rpm||15.5 Nm @ 7000 rpm|
|Gear box||5 speed||5 speed|
The 2022 TVS Apache RTR 180 series is available in 2 stunning colours – Gloss Black and Pearl White; while the 2022 TVS Apache RTR 160 series is available in 5 colours namely Gloss Black, Pearl White, Racing Red, Matte Blue and T-Grey.