– TVS Apache RR 310 is available in a single variant and two colour options.
– The Apache RR 310 is TVS’s first full-faired motorcycle in India.
TVS Motor Company introduced its flagship motorcycle – Apache RR 310 in December 2017 at Rs 2.05 lakh (ex-showroom). In April 2018, the Chennai-based two-wheeler maker increased price of the bike by Rs 8,000. Currently, the 2018 TVS Apache RR 310 fully faired motorcycle is available at Rs 2.13 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). Interestingly, the price in the Kerala state remains unchanged (Rs 1.99 lakh). Recently, the bikemaker released the price list of the RR 310’s spare parts ranging from Rs 271 (for the oil filter) to Rs 21,500 (for the muffler sub assembly).
Underpinning the trellis frame chassis, the all-new TVS Apache RR 310 is the most expensive motorcycle in the company’s product lineup. TVS’s new full faired bike locks horns against the KTM 390 Duke, KTM 250 Duke, Mahindra Mojo, Benelli 302 R and other 300cc motorcycles. Positioned as a premium sport bike, the TVS Apache RR 310 has been designed for both the regular commuting purposes and the occasional racetrack duties. The full-faired bike pays tribute to TVS Racing heritage. Interestingly, the TVS Apache RR 310 is India’s first ever bike to get reverse inclined engine instead of the forward-inclined ones. It’s also the first full-faired bike from the Chennai based bikemaker in India. The new Apache series bike shares its platform with the upcoming BMW G310R naked street bike, which is ready to launch by mid 2018.
-Trellis frame chassis
-180mm ground clearance
-Lightweight carbon fibre components
-Cast alloy swing arm
-High aerodynamic efficiency
-Dorsal fin and heat management gills
-On board gyro cameras
– Radial callipers
-Dual Channel Total Control ABS
-Omega shaped taillights
-Tall windscreen Read – TVS Apache RR 310 Vs KTM RC 390
Just so you know, the TVS RR Apache 310 made its first appearance in the concept form (as TVS Akula 310) at the Delhi Auto Expo in 2016. Introduced as a commemorative model for TVS’ 30 years old racing history, the Apache RR 310 also marks entry of TVS Motor Company into the 300cc bike segment. Among the several firsts to its credit, the bike is the fastest production model from TVS and the first fully-faired motorcycle from the company. TVS’ Hosur-based facility in Tamil Nadu serves as production hub for the new Apache bike.
The new Apache 300cc motorcycle was launched in a single variant at Rs 2.05 lakh and after the price hike it costs Rs 2.13 lakh. In states like Rajasthan, Gujarat, Chhattisgarh, Uttar Pradesh, Assam, Goa, Jharkhand, West Bengal, Chandigarh, Orissa, Punjab and Karnataka, TVS’ flagship motorcycle costs Rs 2.23 lakh. In Kerala, however, the bike is still available at Rs 1.99 lakh. Please note that the all prices are ex-showroom. Read – New TVS Apache RTR 180 In The Works
|Cable assembly clutch||Rs 712|
|Digital speedometer assembly||Rs 7,825|
|Kit bleeder pad rear||Rs 1,050|
|Kit pad assembly front||Rs 2,236|
|Cable throttle assembly||Rs 694|
|Muffler sub assembly||Rs 21,500|
|Drive chain set||Rs 7,000|
|Front brake pads||Rs 2,236|
|Rear brake pads||Rs 1,050|
|Air filter||Rs 348|
|Headlight assembly||Rs 21,390|
|Oil filter||Rs 271|
|Side cowl||Rs 2,122|
|Filter holder comp||Rs 348|
|Mirror assembly RH||Rs 980|
|Mirror assembly LH||Rs 865|
|Clutch lever||Rs 865|
|Brake lever||Rs 980|
|Clutch cable||Rs 698|
|Throttle cable||Rs 680|
|Spark plug||Rs 725|
|Front fork LH||Rs 14,175|
|Rear monoshockRs 9||Rs 355|
Similar to the Akula concept, the TVS Apache RR 310 carries bold stance and sporty styling. The production model of the bike retained most of the design elements from the concept version. Though, it gets new cost-effective elements instead of the carbon fibre bits. The full faired bile sits on the trellis frame chassis, and has been designed with inputs from the TVS’ race drivers making it a more special machine. Face of TVS’ new 300cc bike has aggressive appeal, thanks to its larger fairing and windscreen. Besides this, the bike has aerodynamically crafted face featuring full-LED projector headlamps with LED daytime running lights (DRLs). Read – New 2018 TVS Apache RTR 160 Clear Images & Details Revealed
The side profile of the bike is adorned by the omega-shaped LED taillamps and the use of subtle graphics on the body. The engine crankshaft is inspired by the BMW G310R/GS, though it comes with the raised TVS Racing branding. There is a white stripe too for a sportier look. The tri-colour from India’s flag has been positioned vertically near the top right corner of the large windscreen. It additionally comes with a sporty seat that also offers a comfortable riding position. The raised clip on make the bike more road focused and the Michelin tyres provide excellent grip on the road. Read – New TVS Electric Scooter Coming Soon
TVS’ new 300cc motorcycle comes with host of several goodies including 15 option speedo, lap timer, top speed timer and notifier, instantaneous fuel consumption, fuel range temperature, gear shift indicator, side stand alarm etc. Additionally, it gets hazard lamps, most accurate fuel indicator with 72 points. Other key features include a sculpted fuel tank and vertically mounted instrument console. The TVS Apache RR 310 comes in a choice of two paint schemes – Red and Matte Black. Check Out – Upcoming TVS Scooters & Bikes in India
|Fuel Tank Capacity||11L|
|Max Payload Capacity||130kg|
In terms of proportions, the all-new 300cc Apache is 2,001mm long, 786mm wide and 1,135mm tall. The bike has a wheelbase of 1,365mm, and offers the best-in-class ground clearance of 180mm. The front and rear tubeless Michelin radial tyres’ size stand at 110/70-R17 M/C 54H and 150/60-R17 M/C 66H respectively. It offers a fuel tank capacity of 11-litres. The Apache RR 310 carries a kerb weight of 169.5kg, and has a payload capacity of 130kg. Read: TVS Apache RR 310 Vs Bajaj Dominar 400
|Specifications||Apache RR 310|
At the heart of the new TVS new fully-faired 300cc bike is a 313cc, single-cylinder, liquid-cooled engine with a reverse cylinder layout. This powertrain will also be used in the upcoming BMW G310R naked streetfighter and G310 GS adventure motorcycle. It pushes out a peak power of 33.5bhp at 9,700rpm, while generating a maximum torque of 27.3Nm at 7,700rpm. TVS has also calibrated the mapping and gearing of the engine. For performing gearbox duties, the bike gets a six-speed unit. Read: 2017 TVS Apache RTR 200 4V BS-IV – All You Need To Know
|Acceleration (0-60kmph)||2.93 seconds|
|Acceleration (0-100kmph)||7.17 seconds|
As mentioned above, the new TVS fully faired motorcycle makes use of a 313cc liquid-cooled engine. This powertrain delivers a claimed top speed of 160kmph. The all-new TVS Apache RR 310 is capable to mark 60kmph sprints from stand still within 2.93 seconds and 0-100kmph in 7.17 seconds.
On the fuel efficiency ground, the fully-faired 300cc bike is a decent performer. That said, TVS’ new 300cc fully-faired bike offers a mileage between 25kmpl to 30kmpl.
Unlike the Akula concept that was showcased at the 2016 Auto Expo equipped with upside down front forks, the production model comes with inverted cartridge telescopic fork and two arm aluminium die-cast swingarm mono tube floating piston gas assisted shock rear absorbers. Braking system of the new TVS bike comprises 300mm and 240mm petal type disc brakes at front and rear axles respectively. It also comes with dual channel total control ABS along with the ABL-anti-back lift and RLP.
First previewed at the 2016 Auto Expo as Akula concept, the TVS Apache RR 310S will share most of its design elements with the concept version. It will be first bike developed jointly by TVS Motor Company and BMW Motorrad.