TVS has opened their 2016 portfolio with two motorcycle- The TVS Apache RTR 200 4V and the TVS Victor. The Apache 200 gets a completely new design and a much more powerful engine, at a very affordable price. The bike will be available in two variants- fuel injected and carburated. An ABS equipped variant will also be launched in the coming months.
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TVS Apache RTR 200 4V prices:
Base carburated variant: Rs. 88,990
Apache 200 4v Fi : Rs. 1,08,000
Apache 200 4v Fi ABS : Rs 1,15,000 (not launched yet)
The TVS victor commuter has also been re-launched with a new powertrain and updated design. The bike will be available in two variant- with drum brakes and with disc brakes.
2016 TVS Victor prices:
Standard drum brake variant: Rs. 49,490
Disc brake variant: Rs. 51,499
*all prices ex-showroom,Delhi
The TVS Apache RTR 200 4v comes powered by a single cylinder advance four valve racing O3C oil-cooled oversquare mill with balancer shaft mechanism. The engine is paired to a 5-speed transmission and is capable of delivering 20.22 bhp of power @ 8500 rpm and 18.1 Nm of torque @ 7000 rpm. The fuel injected variant produces slightly more power- 20.7 bhp. Top speed is claimed to be 127km/hr for carburated variant, while it is 129 km/h for the Fi variant. 0-60km/h takes place only in 3.95 seconds.
The TVS Apache RTR 200 4v in design is sleek and aggressive. It seems to have taken input from the Draken-X21 concept. The single headlamps arrangement gets C-shaped LED DRL’s. The fuel tank has been beautifully sculpted out, and split seats are provided which improves the aesthetics from the side. The instrument console if fully digital.
TVS has also provided a choice of tires for their new motorcycle, customers can choose between TVS Remora compound and Pirelli, the latter obviously bit more costly.
Along with the Apache 200, TVS has also launched their Victor commuter motorcycle. It comes with a restyled design, and in choice of two variants. The powertrain is a 110cc unit , which now produces 9.46bhp at 7,500rpm and 9.4Nm of torque at 6,000rpm. The fuel efficiency is claimed to be 76km/l.
UBI- TVS Victor specs