- TVS Apache RTR 160 4V special edition launched at Rs 1.30 lakh
- Gets a new Pearl White Colour and a new lightweight bullpup muffler
- The bike's mechanicals stay the same
A new special version of the Apache RTS 160 4V from TVS has been released with a fresh colour scheme and exhaust system. Priced at Rs. 1.30 lakh (ex-showroom), the 2023 TVS Apache RTR 160 4V now comes in a new Pearl White colour. A reworked, 1 kg lighter bullpup muffler is also included in the new special edition. The brand claims that this new muffler improves the motorcycle's power-to-weight ratio while also producing a pleasing exhaust noise.
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2023 TVS Apache 160 4V Special Edition
If we talk about the design of the special edition, it comes with Pearl White body work with a contrast red colour on the seat and fuel tank. Additional notable upgrades to the Apache 160 4V special edition include red and black combination alloy wheels that contrast with the Pearl White colour, dual-tone seats with a new pattern, adjustable brake and clutch levers, Urban, Rain, and Sport ride modes, among other things. Some elements remain the same, such as the distinctive LED DRL, TVS SmartXonnect connectivity, and gear indication. The TVS Apache series also comes in a Matte Black Special Edition.
Mechanically the bike continues to get the same 159.7cc, oil-cooled engine. The engine produces 17.3 bhp of power and 14.73 Nm of peak torque. This engine comes mated with a 5-speed transmission.
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TVS Motor Company's Business Head, Premium - Vimal Sumbly said, "TVS Apache RTR series of motorcycles have always been at the forefront of cutting-edge technology & customer centricity and have lived up to the expectations of the aspirational customer over the years. With four decades of racing pedigree, we are delighted to introduce the new 2023 TVS Apache RTR 160 4V Special Edition, offering a new refreshed colour option with uniquely colour coordinated black and red alloys, a lightweight bullpup exhaust, and an array of exciting features in its class."
Verdict: The special edition will enable potential customers to select from fresh colours and stand out from the competition. A new version of the Apache RTR 160 4V will also help the company attract more clients.