TVS Apache RTR 160 Matte Blue (Rear Disc)

Ex-Showroom Price

₹ 78,900
* Delhi. May vary.


Bike Variant TVS Apache RTR 160 Matte Blue (Rear Disc)
Current Status Discontinued
Body Type Sports Commuter
Fuel Type Petrol
Price in India TVS Apache RTR 160 Matte Blue (Rear Disc) was priced at INR 78,900 before being discontinued in In
Top Speed 118 kmph
Shades Matte Blue
Official Tagline True Blue Racer
Key Highlights Matt Shade, Rear Disc Brake, Large Fuel Tank, Low Seat Height, Tubeless Tyres, Electric Starter
Vehicle Overview Apache RTR 160 Matt Blue is finished in Matt Blue shade with identical stickers as the regular version. It carries TVS Remora tyres instead of the normal ones while engines and performance remains exactly the same. Apache RTR 160 comes with a 159.7cc engine producing 15.2 BHP of power and 13.1 Nm of torque. It rivals Yamaha FZS, Suzuki Gixxer and Honda CB Hornet around its performance and price segment.
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Value for Money
Should You Buy It? Apache RTR 160 Matt Blue is for those who believe in more practicality and least amount of shiny stuff. One should consider looking at Yamaha FZ, Suzuki Gixxer and Honda CB Hornet before making a decision.
Engine Description 159.7cc, 4-stroke, Single cylinder
Fuel System UCAL BS-26
Cooling Air Cooling
Displacement 159.7 cc
Maximum Power 15.2 Bhp @ 8500 rpm
Maximum Torque 13.1 Nm @ 4000 rpm
Number of Cylinders 1
Ignition IDI-Dual mode digital ignition
Compression Ratio 9.5:1
Bore 62 mm
Stroke 52.9 mm
Idling Speed 1400 +/-200 rpm
Number of Gears 5
Clutch Wet, Multi Plate
Primary Reduction Ratio 65/21
Final Reduction Ratio 3.385
0-60 kmph 4.8 secs
0-100 kmph 17.7 secs
Front Brake 270mm Petal Disc
Rear Brake 200mm Petal Disc
Front Tyre 90/90 R17
Rear Tyre 110/80 R17
Wheel Type Alloys
Tubeless Tyres
Alloy Wheels
Front Suspension Telescopic Forks, 105 mm Stroke
Rear Suspension Monotube Inverted Gas-filled shox (MIG) with spring aid
Frame Double Cradle SynchroSTIFF
Overall Length 2085 mm
Overall Width 730 mm
Overall Height 1105 mm
Ground Clearance 165 mm
Seat Height 790 mm
Wheelbase 1300 mm
Kerb/Wet Weight 137 kg
Fuel Tank Capacity 16 litres
Maximum Payload 130 kg
Speedometer Digital
Tachometer Analog
Trip Meter Digital
Odometer Digital
Clock Digital
Fuel Gauge Digital
Pass Light
Battery Type Maintenance Free
Capacity 9.0 Ah
Voltage 12V
Head Light 12V 35/35W Halogen HS1, Clear lens with MFR
Electric Start
Pillion Footrest
Step-up Seat/Split Seat

TVS Apache RTR 160 Matte Blue (Rear Disc) Review

05 Feb, 2019 03:03 PM


One of the most glamorous offerings from TVS, the Apache RTR 150 Matte Blue is known to be born with a racing gene. With an air-cooled 160 cc engine at its heart, the bike talks speed and utmost comfort. It competes in the market with the likes of Yamaha FZ, Suzuki Gixxer and Honda CB Hornet.

Coming to the design specifications, the beast inspired headlamps with an AHO feature gives the bike an aggressive stance while the engine cowl gets an aerodynamic razored design. The sleek LED tail lamps look fierce while the muscled tail cowl looks impressive. Powering the TVS Apache RTR 160 Matte Blue is a 159.7cc, 4-stroke, Single cylinder engine capable of churning out a maximum power of 15.2 Bhp @ 8500 rpm and an utmost torque of 13.1 Nm @ 4000 rpm. The engine is mated to the 5-speed gearbox. The race inspired engine offers faster pick up and allows the rider to handle the higher speed well.

The suspension duties are handled by telescopic forks at the front with a 105 mm stroke and the rear wheel gets a Monotube Inverted Gas-filled Shox (MIG) with spring aid. The TVS Apache RTR 160 Matte Blue gets a 270mm Petal Disc brake at the front and a 200mm Petal Disc brake at the rear. The race-inspired instrument console gets all the digital ratios with an analogue tachometer.  The larger fuel tank of 16 litres allows you to avoid fuel reruns and a low saddle height allows maximum comfort. The claimed top-speed of the bike is 118 kmph and it is known to cover 0-60 kmph in just a duration of 4.8 seconds. With a mileage of 40 kmpl, the TVS Apache RTR 160 is one of the most sought-after bikes from the brand.


User Reviews for TVS Apache (2017)

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(4 users found this helpful)

I like the bike most because of its color and acceleration ... read more

Best Features: Acceleration

Pros: Abs & acceleration

Cons: City average

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(1 users found this helpful)

Apache is my beloved bike. Specially model of 2016, Just one word, Happy and acceptable bike. ... read more

Best Features: Instrument cluster, aerodynamic scopes, ABS, roto petal disc, Superb synchronized racing Chassé for better control in 140 kmph speed. Good for money value.

Pros: First thing is it's aggressive look, and Superb performance in its segment, amazing and stylish aggressive look, mostly in this matte blue edition I believe this is best rear happy bike in india.

Cons: Nothing to compromise in 2016 year model

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