TVS Apache RTR 160 V2 Race Edition has been launched in India for INR 79,715. This makes RTR 160 V2 Race dearer by INR 1000 from standard variant and exactly the same in terms of price with Matte Red Edition. This price mentioned here is for single disc variant while dual disc can be bought for INR 82,044.
Both prices are ex-showroom Delhi. The changes on Race Edition are merely cosmetic as one get Red stripe running through the front fender, fuel tank and lower rear seat panels. More than that, it comes with 3D running horse emblem and can be bought in White shade only.
The 159.7cc, single cylinder two valve engine on Apache 160 Race Edition is good for 15.12 PS at 8500 rpm and 13.03 Nm at 6500 rpm. The engine comes mated to 5-speed gearbox and claims 110 kmph of top speed. TVS has divided its entire 160cc range in three different ways.
First, buyers can get their hands on first generation model that is available on demand for those who are stuck with that design. More than that, this V1 variant gets spiky rear LED light pattern that takes a slightly different shape in RR310’s demon horn light pattern at the rear.
TVS Apache RTR 160 V2 is this typical model with angry looking daytime running lights and commuter specific design. The further launched a third variant called RTR 160 4V that is purely performance spec with 16.8 PS of maximum power. It is based on same frame as RTR 200 and brings features like fuel injection.
All models run parallel to each other as price difference has successfully kept buyers lesser confused that other brands with similar strategies. Apache RTR range starts from INR 78,018 and goes up to INR 1,09,485.