TVS is one of Nepal’s leading and most famous motorcycle brands, considering the reasonable price and durability. Jagadamba Motors, the authorised distributor of TVS bikes in Nepal, has launched the TVS Apache RTR 180 in Nepal. The cost of Apache RTR 180 in Nepal is set at Rs. 2.79 Lakhs currently.
TVS Apache RTR 180 Overview
TVS Apache RTR 180 is one of the most loved motorcycles in the 180 cc segment. The RTR 180 is a perfect mix of power, style, performance, and efficiency. The bike comes with all-new graphics and is powered by a 180cc single-cylinder, air-cooled 4-stroke engine. RTR 180 offers good performance at an affordable price.
Features and Design
Apache RTR 180 has classic TVS vibes with a power-performance engine. With a classic RTR design, there are added features like LED DRLs and Taillamps. The instrument cluster is an analogue-digital cluster and provides all the pieces of information about the bike. There are dual-disc brakes on both ends and provides an excellent torque performance on full throttle.
With design and features similar to the 160 4V models, the bike offers a bit high torque but has a relatively lower price than the 160 cc variant.
Engine and Performances
A 4-stroke, air-cooled single-cylinder SI engine powers the TVS Apache RTR 180, which has an engine displacement of 180cc. The 180 cc engine produces a maximum power of 16 hp at 8500 rpm and a peak torque of 15.5 Nm at 6500 rpm.
Having a fuel tank of 12.5-litre capacity, RTR 180 provides a mileage of 40 km per litre and reaches a top speed of 114 km per hour. Moreover, the transmission is a 5-speed manual gearbox.
Brakes and Tires
The braking of the Apache RTR 180 is handled by 270mm dia Petal Disc on the front and 200mm dia Petal Disc on the rear end. Similarly, there are telescopic forks suspensions on the front and mono-shock suspensions on the rear.
The RTR 180 has a kerb weight of 139 kg, a ground clearance of 165 mm, and a seat height of 790 mm.
TVS Apache RTR 180 Specifications
|Engine||4-stroke, air-cooled single-cylinder SI engine|
|Maximum Power||16.38 hp @ 8500 rpm|
|Maximum Torque||15.5 Nm @ 6500 rpm|
|Starting Mechanism||Self start and Kick both|
|Gear Box||5-speed Manual Transmission|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||12.5 litres|
|Mileage||40 km per litre|
|Kerb Weight||139 kg|
|Ground Clearance||165 mm|
|Seat Height||790 mm|
|Front Suspension||Telescopic Forks|
|Rear Suspension||Mono Shock Suspension|
|Brake Front||270mm dia Petal Disc|
|Brake Rear||200mm dia Petal Disc|
|Tire Front||90/90-17 – Disc|
|Tire Rear||110/80-R17 – Disc|
|Colour||Matte Blue, Gloss Black, Pearl White, and Grey.|
TVS Apache RTR 180 Price in Nepal and Availability
The high-performance bike, TVS Apache RTR 180, is available in Nepal at a price of Rs. 2,79,900. The bike is available in Nepal at all showrooms of TVS motorcycles.
The RTR 180 faces tough competition from its own sibling, TVS Apache 160 4V, because of the similar features and performance comparisons. It also competes against the likes of Yamaha FZ-FI V2.0 and Gixxer 155 cc.
Due to the similarities in various features and performances, the 160 4V model is a preferred TVS Apache RTR series model. The latter costs a few thousand rupees more than the 180cc variant, which hints that the 180cc model is less prevalent.