TVS Apache RTR 160 ABS vs TVS Apache RTR 160 ABS Rear Disc vs TVS Apache RTR 160 4V ABS Comparison

Updated: 17, Jun, 2019 03:36 AM

Ex-Showroom Price

₹ 85,573
* Delhi. May vary.

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₹ 88,652
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Ex-Showroom Price

₹ 90,101
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DIMENSIONS & WEIGHT

Kerb/Wet Weight
138 kg139 kg144 kg
Ground Clearance
165 mm165 mm180 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity
12 ± 0.5 litres12 ± 0.5 litres12 litres
Wheelbase
1300 mm1300 mm~1357 mm
Overall Length
2085 mm2085 mm2050 mm
Overall Width
730 mm730 mm790 mm
Overall Height
1105 mm1105 mm1050 mm
Maximum Payload
130 kg130 kgNA
Seat Height
790 mm790 mm800 mm

PERFORMANCE & MILEAGE

Top Speed
110 kmph110 kmphNA
0-60 kmph
4.8 secs4.8 secs4.73 secs
0-100 kmph
17.7 secs17.7 secs15.9 secs
Mileage
45-50 kmpl (Approx.)45-50 kmpl (Approx.)40-45 kmpl (Approx.)

COMFORT & CONVENIENCE FEATURES

Electric Start
Pillion Footrest
Pass Light
Step-up Seat/Split Seat

ENGINE & GEARBOX

Displacement
159.7 cc159.7 cc159.7 cc
Bore
62 mm62 mm62.0 mm
Stroke
52.9 mm52.9 mm52.9 mm
Number of Cylinders
111
Compression Ratio
9.5 ± 0.5:19.5 ± 0.5:1NA
Idling Speed
1450 ± 100 rpm1450 ± 100 rpmNA
Bharat Stage IV (BS4)
Engine Description
159.7cc, 4-stroke, Single cylinder159.7cc, 4-stroke, Single cylinder159.7cc, Oil-Cooled, Single Cylinder
Maximum Power
14.91 HP @ 8000 rpm14.91 HP @ 8000 rpm16.2 HP @ 8000 rpm
Maximum Torque
13.03 Nm @ 6500 rpm13.03 Nm @ 6500 rpm14.8 NM @ 6500 rpm
Number of Gears
555
Clutch
Wet, Multi PlateWet, Multi PlateWet multi plate
Cooling
Air CoolingAir CoolingOil-Cooling with Ram Air Assist
Fuel System
UCAL BS-26UCAL BS-26Carburetted
Ignition
IDI-Dual mode digital ignitionIDI-Dual mode digital ignitionNA
Primary Reduction Ratio
65/2165/21NA
Final Reduction Ratio
3.3853.385NA
Emission Standard
BS4BS4BSIV
Spark Plug Model Type
BOSCH Single ElectrodeBOSCH Single ElectrodeNA

INSTRUMENT CONSOLE FEATURES

Fuel Gauge
DigitalDigitalDigital
Tachometer
AnalogAnalogDigital
Trip Meter
DigitalDigitalDigital
Speedometer
DigitalDigitalDigital
Odometer
DigitalDigitalDigital
Clock
DigitalDigitalDigital

QUICK FACTS & SUMMARY

Body Type
Sports CommuterSports CommuterNaked
Official Tagline
Race Engineered PerformanceRace Engineered PerformanceBorn of a Champion
Bike Variant
TVS Apache RTR 160 with SuperMoto ABSTVS Apache RTR 160 ABS with a Rear Disc BrakeTVS Apache RTR 160 4V with SuperMoto ABS
Price in India
New TVS Apache RTR 160 ABS is available for INR 85,573 in India (Ex-Showroom).New TVS Apache RTR 160 Dual Disc with ABS is available for INR 88,652 in India (Ex-Showroom).TVS Apache RTR 160 4V ABS is available for INR 90,101 in India (Ex-Showroom).
Current Status
AvailableAvailableAvailable
Warranty in India
5 Years or 60,000 kms (whichever is earlier)5 Years or 60,000 kms (whichever is earlier)5 Years or 60,000 kms (whichever is earlier)
Braking System
1-Channel ABS (Anti-Lock Braking System)1-Channel ABS (Anti-Lock Braking System)1-Channel ABS (Anti-Lock Braking System)
Shades
Gloss Black, Pearl White, T Grey, Matte Blue, Matte RedGloss Black, Pearl White, T Grey, Matte Blue, Matte RedRed, Blue, Black
Vehicle Overview
Apache RTR 160 ABS is the youngest Apache on the TVS lineup currently. It rivals the likes of Bajaj Pulsar NS160, Yamaha FZS V3, Suzuki Gixxer 155, and Honda CB Hornet 160R. It is one of the most popular sport commuters among motorcycle buyers in India. TVS Motor now also offers a single-channel SuperMoto ABS unit in the Apache RTR 160. It is also one of the lightest bikes you can buy in India in this price range.NANA
Fuel Type
PetrolPetrolPetrol

BATTERY & ELECTRICALS

Voltage
12V12V12V
Capacity
9Ah/6Ah9Ah/6Ah9Ah/6Ah
Battery Type
Maintenance FreeMaintenance FreeNA
Alternator
AC GeneratorAC GeneratorNA

MAXABOUT RATING & VERDICT

Design
NANA
Performance
NANA
Comfort
NANA
Fuel Economy
NANA
Features
NANA
Build Quality
NANA
Value for Money
NANA
Standout Features
Dual Disc Brake Option, Powerful Engine, Lightweight, Large Fuel Tank, Single Channel ABSNANA
Should You Buy It?
Only if you love performance more than design. Still, other option like Suzuki Gixxer and Pulsar NS160 are placed quite closer to this one.NANA

BRAKES & TYRES

Tubeless Tyres
Front Brake
270mm Single Disc with ABS270mm Single Disc with ABS270mm Single Disc with ABS
Alloy Wheels
Rear Brake
130mm Drum200mm Disc130mm Drum
Wheel Type
AlloysAlloysNA
Front Tyre
90/90-1790/90-1790/90-17
Rear Tyre
110/80-17110/80-17110/80-17
ABS
Yes (1-Channel)Yes (1-Channel)Yes (1-Channel)

SUSPENSION & CHASSIS

Front Suspension
Telescopic Forks with Hydraulic DampersTelescopic Forks with Hydraulic DampersTelescopic Forks
Rear Suspension
Monotube Inverted Gas-filled Dual Shock Absorbers with Spring AidMonotube Inverted Gas-filled Dual Shock Absorbers with Spring AidMonoShock
Frame
Double Cradle Synchro STIFFDouble Cradle Synchro STIFFDouble cradle Split Synchro STIFF
Front Wheel Travel
105mm105mmNA

LIGHTING

Automatic Headlamp On (AHO)
Head Light Type
HalogenHalogenNA
Auxiliary Light
NA
Head Light
12V 35/35W Halogen HS1, Clear lens with MFR12V 35/35W Halogen HS1, Clear lens with MFRAHO 12V, 35/35W HS1 bulb, with all-time ON LED position lamp
Tail Light
0.5W LED-Twin triangle with prism on lens, 3.5W (Stop Lamp)0.5W LED-Twin triangle with prism on lens, 3.5W (Stop Lamp)NA

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