TVS Motor brings in 2022 Apache motorcycles

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 SmartXonnect, Ride Modes, LED Headlamp.

TVS Motor Company, a reputed manufacturer of two-wheelers and three-wheelers in the world, launched its all-new 2022 Apache RTR 180 and Apache RTR 160 motorcycles recently. The motorcycles now come packaged with new exciting styling and feature updates for an uncompromised ride experience.

The power increase coupled with weight reduction of two kgs in Apache RTR 160 and one kg in Apache RTR 180 has resulted in an enhanced power-to-weight ratio for both motorcycles, offering an unravelling riding experience.

The Apache series have always been at the forefront of technology and innovation since their launch in 2005, and continue to set a benchmark in the performance segment. The motorcycles have offered multiple first-in-segment and best-in-class features, technology to the customers, starting from fuel injection, ABS, dual channel ABS, slipper clutch, to the most recent SmartXonnect, ride modes, LED headlamps etc.

Commenting at the launch, Mr Vimal Sumbly, Head Business – Premium, TVS Motor Company, said, “The 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 Apache RTR 160 and 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 racer’s choice”, the new 2022 Apache RTR 160 and 2022 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 new LED tail lamp.

Stepping up the convenience quotient for the riders, the motorcycles will come equipped with an advanced Bluetooth enabled fully digital instrument cluster and SmartXonnect 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. Both of these 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.

The 2022 Apache RTR 180 series is available in two colours – gloss black and pearl white while the 2022 Apache RTR 160 series is available in five colours namely racing red, matte blue and t-grey along with the other two colours available for Apache RTR 180. The 2022 Apache RTR 180 series is priced between INR 1.24 lakh and INR 1.3 lakh while the 2022 Apache RTR 160 is available for INR 1.17 lakh for the drum variant and INR 1.21 lakh for the disc variant.