TVS Motors has just launched the Apache RTR 180 in India. The 180cc Apache generates 17.3PS of power at 8500rpm (2bhp up on the Apache 160) and peak torque of 15.5Nm (2.4Nm up on the Apache 160) Other than the increase in displacement and power the Apache RTR 180 has a a longer wheelbase (26mm up on the Apache 160), larger 110/80 17″ tubeless tires and bigger decals. The TVS apache RTR 180 is priced at Rs. 63,990 (ex-showroom Delhi). TVS Apache RTR 180 will be available in three colours – pearl white, titanium grey and black. The Bajaj Pulsar will surely feel the heat.

TVS claims a top whack of 125 km/hr and a 0-60 kph sprint in 4.15 seconds for the Apache RTR 180 The bike boasts of a digital console with service due reminder, clock, dual trip meter, adjustable clip on handlebar and mono tube inverted gas filled shocks. The titanium black engine with engine faring, LED tail lamp, new turn signal lamps, race crouch mirrors, new rear fender and a sound engineered slick silencer give the bike a sporty appeal.