TVS Apache RTR series in a new era of racing motorcycle industry. From 150cc commuter segment to 310cc racing segment, TVS Apache have all segment motorcycles. The Apache RR 310 is basically a full-faired racing motorcycles, but apart from that the other motorcycles comes with only naked sport concept. Apache RTR series is famous for its quick throttle response and aggressive edgy look. Though there was a complain for its braking. But now TVS increases the braking system and also put ABS braking system.
TVS recently launched the upgraded version of the most popular Apache RTR 200 4V BSVI. The BSVI variation of this bike was launched at the beginning of this year but now they mount some extra features in this new edition. Some new features will be first in its 200cc segment. So lets find out what TVS did changed in this edition.
The most talkable feature of this bike is its three different riding modes, those are URBAN, RAIN and SPORTS. All these three modes work differently in different track. When you use the Urban mode, the top speed will be compromised. But the ABS response and power delivery will be better. In Rain mode, the ABS response will be at its peek power and the top speed and the power delivery will be compromised. And in the last Sports mode, the top speed and the power delivery will be optimized but the ABS response will be compromised. This feature is the first in its 200cc segment. It will help the rider to switch in any mode according to the road condition.
The brake and clutch levers are now adjustable. The ergonomically designed first in class adjustable brake and clutch levers get 3-step adjustment for the optimal comfort for the riders. The levers now can be easily adjusted without any additional tool.
The previous version of this bike equipped with a KYB golden suspension. But this new edition gets a Race Tuned Adjustable Showa Suspension. A racer must adapt their approach to any terrain, and the first in class adjustable front suspension allows for that. The suspension can be adjusted for comfort riding and you can also made stiffer for an aggressive racing style for tearing up the truck.
Other Smart Features:
This naked street fighter also have SmartXconnect Technology like the previous version. This unique system is displayed on the racing instrument panel and TVS smartXconnect app. The Bluetooth system enables a range of race analytics data that allows any racer to review their racing style and constantly improve it on the track.
- Low fuel warning.
- Turn by Turn navigation.
- Race Telemetry.
- Call/SMS Alert.
- Crash Alert.
- Lean Angle Mode.
TVS also installed an all new Race Tuned fuel injection system with the BSVI standard. This advance technology will enhanced the power delivery and fuel delivery. They also added first in class Glide Through Technology (GTT) for low speed urban riding that enables smooth and controlled riding experience. This engine can produce 20.21 Bhp maximum power at 8,500 rpm and 16.8 Nm of torque at 7,500 rpm. For transmission they gave 5-speed gearbox and RT slipper clutch. But 6-speed gearbox will be more preferable for a 200cc sports bike.
They brought something new in its headlight design. This headlamp equipped with claw position LED position lights. It gives an aggressive look and will create an impression on the track and road. Apart from that the tail and side indicators lights are also LED. This version also gets all new aerodynamic claw rear view mirrors.