TVS Apache RR 310 Launched In India; Priced At Rs 2.05 Lakh

TVS Apache RR 310 Launched In India; Priced At Rs 2.05 Lakh

"We are confident that customers will find it to be a flawless combination of racecraft technology and riding dynamics", TVS Motor Company Joint Managing Director Sudarshan Venu said. The JMD insisted that the company had enough capacity at its Hosur plant to make the it (TVS Apache RR 310) in India for the world market. The newly launched TVS Apache RR 310 will be introduced in the global market as well with the company eyeing sales to the tune of 10,000 units in its first year itself. With the Apache RR 310, TVS has made its debut in entry-level sports bike segment.

The Apache RR 310 has been equipped with twin LED headlamps and LED DRLs that give it a mean grin, sitting below a large windscreen. It also gets a rather unusual vertically laid out all-digital instrument console that also includes a lap timer but looks a bit cluttered.

Homegrown two-wheeler major TVS has forayed into the super-premium segment, launching the much-awaited Apache RR 310 on Wednesday. The 313-cc engine would be capable of making a maximum power of 34 bhp against a maximum torque of 28 Nm. The engine is mated to a 6-speed super-slick gear box that offers a precise and sharp race-shift experience.

During the launch, a TVS spokesperson said that a RR 310 race series, called the RR Cup, will be launched to encourage RR 310 to take the bike to the limit in the safety of a racetrack. This includes the alloy wheels, exhaust system, golden-finished KYB front forks and rear monoshock that are set up on the stiffer side. It will boast of a top speed of 160 kmph, and acceleration from 0-to-60 kmph in 2.9 seconds. While there is no difference in the rake and trail of the Apache and G 310 R, the wheelbase is 10mm shorter, at 1365mm, and the seat height is 25mm higher, at 810mm, in the former. TVS Apache RR 310 Flagship Sports Bike has been the long-awaited model.

At the front of this bike will be given 300mm and disc brakes of 240mm in the rear. The TVS Apache RR 310 contended with any semblance of the Kawasaki Ninja 300, KTM RC 390, Benelli 302R and the Yamaha R3 which will be re-launched soon.

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