TVS is making a significant move into the adventure bike segment with the upcoming Apache RTX. TVS is preparing to venture into the competitive adventure bike segment with the introduction of the TVS Apache RTX. The company recently registered the trademark, suggesting that the launch of this adventure motorcycle is imminent. This segment is currently dominated by popular bikes like the Royal Enfield Himalayan, KTM Adventure, Hero XPulse, Suzuki V-Strom SX 250, BMW G 310 GS, and similar models.
Key Features of TVS Apache RTX
Engine: ?The TVS Apache RTX is expected to be powered by a 313cc single-cylinder engine, producing approximately 33.52 BHP and 28 Nm of torque. This engine will be paired with a 6-speed manual gearbox and will share many mechanical components with the BMW G 310 GS. TVS and BMW Motorrad share a platform for their 313cc motorcycles.
Shared Platform: TVS and BMW Motorrad have a shared platform for their 313cc motorcycles, and this includes models like the BMW G 310 R, G 310 RR, and G 310 GS. TVS recently introduced the Apache RR 310.
Brakes and Suspension: The Apache RTX is anticipated to feature dual side disc brakes with dual-channel ABS, inverted forks at the front, and a pre-load adjustable shock absorber at the rear. These features are designed to enhance the bike's performance and safety.
Technology: The TVS Apache RTX is likely to be equipped with a Full-LED instrument cluster that displays a wealth of information. Additionally, it may offer smartphone connectivity via Bluetooth, allowing for additional features and enhanced user experience.
Expected Pricing: The pricing for the TVS Apache RTX is anticipated to be competitive, with an estimated range of Rs. 3 lakhs to 3.5 lakhs (ex-showroom).
The TVS Apache RTX aims to cater to adventure bike enthusiasts and compete in the growing adventure motorcycle market, offering a blend of performance, features, and competitive pricing. With this new addition to the TVS lineup, adventure seekers can look forward to an exciting option in the segment.