2021 TVS Apache RTR 160 4V motorbike launched in India

Dwaipayan Roy
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2021 TVS Apache RTR 160 4V motorbike launched in India
2021 TVS Apache RTR 160 4V motorbike launched in India

10 Mar 2021: 2021 TVS Apache RTR 160 4V motorbike launched in India

TVS Motor Company has launched the 2021 Apache RTR 160 4V sports bike in India at a starting price of Rs. 1.07 lakh.

As for the highlights, the two-wheeler has a sporty look and comes with a digital instrument console as well as an all-LED lighting setup. It draws power from a BS6-compliant 159.7cc, oil-cooled engine linked to a 5-speed gearbox.

Here's our roundup.

Design: The bike is available in three colors

The 2021 TVS Apache RTR 160 4V has an eye-catching design, featuring a sloping fuel tank with extensions, a dual-tone flat-type seat with a carbon fiber pattern, and an upswept exhaust.

The bike packs a digital instrument console, an all-LED lighting setup, and rides on blacked-out alloy wheels.

It weighs 147kg and comes in three color options: Knight Black, Racing Red, and Metallic Blue.

Fact: It runs on a 17hp, 160cc engine

The 2021 TVS Apache RTR 160 4V draws power from a BS6-compliant 159.7cc oil-cooled, single-cylinder, 4-valve engine mated to a 5-speed manual gearbox. The mill generates 17.4hp of maximum power at 9,250rpm and 14.73Nm of peak torque at 7,250rpm.

Safety: Disc brakes on both the wheels ensure safety

To ensure the safety of the rider, the 2021 TVS Apache RTR 160 4V is equipped with a disc brake on the front wheel and a disc/drum brake on the rear wheel, along with single-channel ABS for improved handling on the roads.

Suspension duties on the motorcycle are taken care of by telescopic front forks and a mono-shock unit on the rear end.

Fact: 2021 TVS Apache RTR 160 4V: Pricing and availability

In India, the drum brake model of the 2021 TVS Apache RTR 160 4V costs Rs. 1,07,270, while the disc brake variant sports a price-figure of Rs. 1,10,320 (both prices, ex-showroom Delhi).