TVS Motor, a Hosur based two-wheeler manufacturing company today officially launched the new generation TVS Apache RTR 200 4V motorcycle in the domestic market with a starting price of INR 95,185 (ex-showroom Delhi). Touted as Race Edition 2.0, the newly Apache RTR 200 4V now comes equipped with advanced Anti-Reverse Torque (A-RT) Slipper Clutch technology. Moreover, the motorcycle also flaunts the new racing graphics that gives it a dynamic as well as an aggressive stance. For further enhancing its aerodynamics, the motorcycle series now will come fitted with a fly-screen proffering it with more proportionate look. See More: 2018 TVS Apache RTR 160: Price in India, Launch Date, Features, Specifications
Equipped with A-RT Slipper Clutch, the TVS Apache RTR 200 4V Race Edition 2.0 has emerged as the first motorcycle in its class to gets such race-derived technology. The slipper clutch technology will accentuate motorcycles performance with 22% reduction in clutch force for quicker up-shifts. On the dimension front, the motorcycle carries length of 2050mm, width of 790mm and height of 1105 mm along with wheelbase and ground clearance 1353mm and 180mm. See More: TVS Zeppelin 220 Cruiser Concept Showcased at Auto Expo 2018; Price in India, Images, Specs & Features
On the mechanical front, the newly launched TVS Apache RTR 200 4V Racing Edition 2.0 motorcycle comes fitted with the same 197.75cc single-cylinder, 4-stroke, oil-cooled engine. The motor is capable of developing 20.5 PS for the carburetor version and 21.0 PS for the FI versions @ 8500 RPM against the peak torque of 18.1 Nm @ 7000 RPM. The unit is mated to a 5-speed gearbox. Moreover, the new Apache RTR 200 4V Race Edition 2.0 motorcycle is offered in three variants – carburetor, FI and carburetor with ABS. However, the FI and ABS variants will be available on selected TVS dealerships only throughout the country. Read More: TVS Creon Electric Scooter Concept Showcased at Auto Expo 2018: Price in India, Specs, Features, Dimensions
Arun Siddharth, Vice President (Marketing), Premium Two Wheelers, International Business & TVS Racing said, We build race machines for performance enthusiasts – the TVS Apache series is a testimony to our 35 years of racing heritage. Over the years, we have been at the forefront of setting benchmarks in bringing racing technology to performance motorcycles. The new TVS Apache RTR 200 4V Race Edition 2.0, takes the racing experience up by a significant notch as it is enabled with the A-RT Slipper Clutch a first in this segment. The entire TVS Apache RTR 200 4V range will don the dynamic racing-inspired decals along with a stylish and exclusively designed fly screen which is sure to accentuate the racing stance of the motorcycle thus making it a racing machine like no other.
As far as the pricing is concerned, the new carburetor version of the motorcycle is priced at INR 95,185 (ex-showroom Delhi) whereas the EFI model attracts buyers with a price tag of INR 1.08 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi). The carburetor with ABS variant gets a price tag of INR 1.09 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi).