TVS Motor Company has launched the new generation of the TVS Apache RTR 200 4V. Called Race Edition 2.0, the new Apache 200 gets the advanced ‘Anti-Reverse Torque (A-RT) Slipper Clutch’ technology. The new TVS Apache RTR 200 4V Race Edition 2.0 also comes equipped with new racing-inspired graphics, which gives it a dynamic and aggressive stance. The series now boasts of a fly-screen for enhanced aerodynamics.
TVS Apache 200 Race Edition is available in three variants – Carburetor, EFI and Carburetor with ABS. While the Carburetor model is priced at 95,185, the fuel injected EFI model is tagged at 107885. The ABS model is tagged at 108985. All the prices are ex-showroom, Delhi.
The TVS Apache RTR 200 4V Race Edition 2.0, is the first motorcycle in its league to feature the advanced ‘A-RT Slipper Clutch’, a race-derived technology which is a testimony to the racing DNA of the RTR 200 4V engine. The ‘A-RT Slipper Clutch’ technology, accentuates the motorcycle’s performance, with 22% reduction in clutch force for quicker upshifts, enabling the rider to achieve better lap times. The technology also aims at ensuring rider safety in highspeed downshifts, avoids wheel-hopping while cornering, and improves vehicle stability with the back-balance torque limiter effect. It also ensures sharp and precise gear shifts with minimal efforts. Also See – TVS Apache RTR200 Fi Ethanol Showcased At Auto Expo 2018
Commenting on the introduction of the new TVS Apache RTR 200 4V Race Edition 2.0, Arun Siddharth, Vice President (Marketing) – Premium Two Wheelers, International Business & TVS Racing said, “We build race machines for performance enthusiasts – the TVS Apache series is a testimony to our 35 years of racing heritage. Over the years, we have been at the forefront of setting benchmarks in bringing racing technology to performance motorcycles. The new TVS Apache RTR 200 4V Race Edition 2.0, takes the racing experience up by a significant notch as it is enabled with the ‘A-RT Slipper Clutch’ – a first in this segment. The entire TVS Apache RTR 200 4V range will don the dynamic racing-inspired decals along with a stylish and exclusively designed fly screen which is sure to accentuate the racing stance of the motorcycle thus making it a racing machine like no other.”
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The new Apache RTR 200 4V Race Edition 2.0 is powered by the same 197.7cc single-cylinder engine that develops 20.5 PS (Carb) / 21.0 PS (EFI) of power at 8500 RPM and 18.1 Nm of torque at 7000 RPM. Power is transmitted to the rear wheel via a 5-speed gearbox.