The Apache from TVS was the sports bike series that was launched in the year 2005. In order to be the first of its kind, this bike is a 2 in 1 bike, which means, this bike can be used for commuting along with the track races. It is The TVS Apache is the official racebike of TVS. From engine to looks and performance, this bike is completely sporty. So, if you drive this bike, then you will definitely turn heads towards you.
Looks - From Headlight to tail light, this is a complete sports package. The RTR 180 gets a aggressive look with sharp design and loud graphics. The Headlamps come with LED light in pilot lamps to get a beast inspired lights. The Tail lights also include LED lights. The instrument console come with sculpted digital display with Blue Backlit display. the Handlebars are wide and the moderate foot pegs, that gives the pillion good position that the ideal sportsbike give.
Dimensions - The dimensions of this beast is 2085x730x1105 mm. The wheelbase of this bike is 1300 mm and the ground clearance is 165 mm. The Kerb weight of RTR 180 is 139 Kg.
Engine & Gearbox - The TVS Apache RTR 180 has been powered by an air-cooled, single cylinder 180 cc powerful engine. This engine develops a maximum power of 17 bhp @ 8500 rpm and a maximum torque of 15.5 Nm @ 6500 rpm. This engine is mated to a 5-speed constant mesh gearbox that gives you a maximum speed of 124 kmph and an average mileage of 45 kmpl.
Suspension & Brakes - This bike employs telescopic forks in the front and a pair of Monotube Inverted Gas filled shock absorbers at the rear that gives you a smooth drive even at the maximum speed of 124 kmph. The 270mm petal disc brake at the front and 200mm petal disc brake at the rear enables smooth braking. The body frame of the RTR 180 is the double cradle synchroSTIFF.
Overview - The TVS Apache RTR 180 is perfect if you are looking for a sporty and powerful bike. This bike is available in 3 colours - Black, White and Grey. The bike will definitely catch up everyone’s attention once you are on the bike. So, if you are a racer and need an official bike allowed for race exclusively, then this bike is available to you for anything between Rs. 72000 - Rs. 80,000.