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TVS Apache RTR 180 gets Race Edition for INR 83,233

Written by Parichay Malvankar

So, although new models are making it to the showrooms, it is not the end of story for the old motorcycles. TVS has introduced a Race Edition for the Apache RTR 180 priced at INR 83,233 (ex-showroom). This is just a cosmetic addition that the bike gets in the form of a Race Edition, all mechanicals remain the same.

The 2018 TVS Apache RTR 180 Race Edition gets a new pearl white colour with racing inspired graphics in red. The bike also gets front and rear disc brakes as standard. Other new features include a new 3D TVS logo, TVS Racing rim stripes on alloy wheels and that’s it. All other parts and panels remain unchanged.

The digital + analogue speedo console with a blue backlit for the TVS Apache RTR 180 sports a 0-60 kmph time recorder, lap timer, top speed recorder & service reminder.

Powering the TVS Apache RTR 180 is a 177.4cc, single-cylinder, air-cooled, 4-stroke motor producing 16.62 PS of power @ 8500 RPM and 15.5 Nm of torque @ 6500 RPM matched to a 5-speed gearbox. The bike sprints from 0-60 kmph in 4.96 seconds as claimed by TVS Motors. With superior power-to-weight ratio in its class, the Apache RTR 180 is an enthusiasts favourite with all that it offers.