TVS Motors launched the Apache brand in India in 2007 and the Apache RTR 160 is the first bike from the Apache series that was introduced in the Indian market. Today three variants namely Apache RTR 160 Hyper edge, Apache RTR 180 and Apache RTR 180 ABS are available.
TVS Motors launched the Apache brand in India in 2007 and the Apache RTR 160 is the first bike from the Apache series that was introduced in the Indian market.
The 'RTR' stands for 'Racing Throttle Response' and the motorcycle is designed with a racing approach. The company has equipped the bike with a lap timer in the instrument console and provision for the last three 0 to 60kmph timings. It is also the first bike in India to feature a petal disc brake.
The bike gets 17-inch alloy wheels in the front and rear with 90 mm section tyres at the front and 110 mm section tyres at the rear. The front forks have a travel of 105mm and the motorcycle comes equipped with a MIG dual springs at the rear.
The Apache RTR 160 is powered by a single-cylinder four-stroke 160cc engine which produces 15.2bhp of power at 8,500rpm and 13.1Nm of torque at 4,000rpm. This motor comes mated to a five-speed gearbox.
The Apache competes with the Honda CB Hornet 160R, Suzuki Gixxer and the Bajaj Pulsar NS160. The Apache has been priced at Rs 76,575 (ex-showroom).
TVS Apache RTR 160 Price - ₹ 76,169 onwards (Ex-showroom, Mumbai). It is available in 4 versions - Front Disc, Single Disc Matte Red, Rear Disc Brake and Rear Disc Matte Red. See price of Apache RTR 160 in top cities: Bangalore, Mumbai, Pune and Chandigarh.
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My buying experience is nice because no need to be go to different place to buy it and my riding experience is excellentLook is amaze and performance no doubt fabulousServicing is good, low price and Overall bike is very good and maintenance also goodSo if you are looki
Pros :1) riding experience is awesome.2) looks like very gorgeous. 3) performance is very very good. 4) On Indian road 160 cc is enough and in 160 range rtr is one and only the best bike. 5) my rtr give 48 kmpl mileage.6) its very comfort for long driveCons : local ser
Buying this bike was a good option. And the riding experience is as good as its looks. I have owned it for 7 years. Servicing cost is 600-700 for every 2500 kms. Pros of this bike is that its good for daily commuting. Cons of this machine is that it has an annoying soun
TVS Apache RTR 160 to be launched in the first half on 2018
07 December 2017
The Hosur-based manufacturer is expected to launch the third generation Apache RTR 160 by early next year.
TVS continues testing Apache RTR 160
31 October 2017
Ranjan R. Bhat
The next-generation TVS Apache RTR 160 has once again been spotted testing in Tamil Nadu. The premium commuter looks exactly like the Apache RTR 200 4V, although the rear drum brake gives away its true identity.
TVS Apache RTR 160 and RTR 180 to be launched in a new colour
19 September 2017
Ranjan R. Bhat
TVS is going to launch a new matte red paint scheme for the TVS Apache RTR 160 and the RTR 180. This paint scheme is already available in the company’s flagship model – the Apache RTR 200 4V.