TVS Motor Company has hiked the price of its entire RTR line-up. The Apache RTR 180 received its first price hike along with a BS6 engine update in March this year. The company launched the motorcycle at Rs 1.01 lakhs (ex-showroom). This is the second time that the RTR 180 has recieved a price hike of Rs 2,500 that takes its (ex-showroom) price up to Rs 1.03 lakh.
Cosmetically, the BS6 Apache RTR 180 retains most of the design from its BS4 counterpart. It gets 'frown-shaped' LED DRLs, a muscular-looking fuel tank, and a sculpted tail section. Other highlighted features include a semi-digital instrument cluster, racing graphics, single-piece seat, split pillion grab rail, and alloy wheels. The motorcycle also comes with Glide Through feature that allows the two-wheeler to crawl at extremely low speeds. The bike retains the four color options namely Pearl White, Matte Blue, Gloss Black, and T Grey.
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Under the frame, it is powered by a revised 177.4cc single-cylinder engine that churns out 16.62 bhp of power and 15.5 Nm of peak torque. The engine is linked to a 5-speed gearbox. This BS6 mill comes equipped with the company's Race-Tuned Fuel-Injection (Rt-Fi) system. Its main objective is to maintain the optimum operating temperature of the powerhouse.Suspension duties are taken care by telescopic forks up front and a mono-shock towards the rear. In terms of brakes, the motorcycle gets a 270mm petal disc at the front and a 200 mm petal disc brake at the rear. A single-channel Super-Moto ABS is offered as a standard with this two-wheeler.