TVS Company has launched the new-gen Apache RTR 160 4V in the Nepalese market. Just like its elder sibling Apache RTR 200 4V, the all-new Apache RTR 160 is available in two different variants: carburettor and electronic fuel injection. Jagadamba Motors is the authorized distributor of TVS bikes in Nepal and the official price of Apache RTR 160 4V in Nepal is Rs. 2,72,900 (Front Disc) / Rs. 2,89,900 (Dual Disc).
Apache RTR 160 4V Overview
A large number of units are already sold within the first few months of its launch. The overall design is inspired from the Apache RTR 200 4V along with some major improvements to attract the young riders of Nepal. Affordable price and high performance are the main reasons that make the all-new Apache RTR 160 4V, the best commuter bike in the 160cc segment in Nepal.
Engine and performance
The Apache RTR 160 4V comes with two types of engine and the performance for each type is different. RTR 160 4V is powered by an oil-cooled single-cylinder 159.7 cc for both variants. The electronic fuel injection engine produces a maximum power up to 16.5 hp at 8,000 rpm and a torque of 14.8 Nm at 6,500 rpm. The carburetor engine produces 16.2 HP and 14.8 Nm of torque.
The engine is connected to a 5-speed gearbox. The engine offers impressive performance and the bike can accelerate from 0 to 60 km / h in just 4.73 seconds. The motorcycle can reach a maximum speed of 113 km / h. The high-performance engine delivers maximum power and maneuverability is perfect for urban travelers.
Designs and features
The new TVS Apache RTR 160 4V is based on the Draken concept design. The new model motorcycle is an identical twin of the Apache RTR 200 4V. It is very hard to differentiate the RTR 160 4V from its eldest sibling at a first glimpse.
The Apache RTR 160 4V features a compact racing design and a distinctive shape to conquer the streets of Nepal. Features like aggressive LED headlights, a digital tachometer, an aerodynamic fuel tank, a comfortable seat and a unique design of alloy wheels make it an ideal racing bike for the youths.
The all-new RTR 160 has features like a fully digital instrument cluster, fuel level indicator, digital clock, and gear shift indicator. Besides these features, the bike also has LED headlamps and LED tail-lamps. The sporty looking fuel tank, aggressive headlamps and LED tail lamps are similar to the Apache RTR 200. The side panels of 160 4V are different than its elder siblings and receive a single seat for comfortable riding.
The RTR 160 4V also comes with top-quality components like telescopic forks at the front and monoshock suspension at the rear to ensure the comfortable riding experience. The quality of plastics used in the bike is also good and the seating position is balanced for different types of riding conditions. The strong frames reduce the vibrations across the engine speeds and guarantee a comfortable riding experience.
Brakes and Tyres
the overall braking duties of the new-gen TVS Apache RTR 160 4V is handled by carburetor with a front disc brake, carburetor with front & rear disc brakes, and fuel injection with front & rear disc brakes. The overall kerb weight of the bike is also different for different brake variants. All different variants come with 17-inch alloy wheels at both ends and the wheels come with tubeless tires carrying the front tire size 90/90-17 49P and the rear tire size is 110/80-17 57P.
The TVS Apache RTR 160 4V comes with a fuel tank of 12 liters and delivers an average mileage of 45-50kmpl depending on the riding conditions. The new bike promises to offer a dose of performance while saving your money. Despite having a smaller fuel tank, the Apache TRT 160 never fails to amaze you with its decent mileage.
Apache RTR 160 4V Price in Nepal & Availablity
The official price of Apache RTR 160 4V in Nepal is Rs. 2,72,900 (Front Disc) / Rs. 2,89,900 (Dual Disc). With the powerful engine and aggressive design, we can say that the all-new Apache RTR 160 4V will go head to head against Bajaj pulsar 150, Honda CB Hornet 160R, Suzuki Gixxer, Yamaha FZ V3 and the Bajaj Pulsar NS 160 and to attract the bike enthusiasts, it comes in three different beautiful colors: RR red, racing blue and Racing black.
Specifications of Apache RTR 160 4V
|Engine Type||SI,4 Stroke, Oil Cooled|
|Maximum Power||12.14 kW @ 8000 rpm|
|Maximum Torque||14.8 Nm @ 6500 rpm|
|Fuel Supply System||Carburetor / Fuel Injection|
|Valves Per Cylinder||4 Valves|
|Gear Box||5 Speed|
|Fuel Tank||12 l|