TVS bikes company is flagship company of TVS Group which is seen as the 3rd largest two-wheeler manufacturer in India. The company is known to manufacture a wide range from two-wheelers that range from mopeds to racing inspired motorcycles. Also, the company manufacturers three-wheelers also. The journey from producing TVS scooty to TVS Apache310 has been inspiring for a bike company. TVS bikes has grown to such an extent that it has the production capacity of 4 million 2 wheelers & 120000 three wheelers. In fact, the company is the leading exports two-wheelers and three-wheelers from India to over 60 different countries.
TVS bikes has 2 manufacturing plants, one which is at Hosur in Tamil Nadu Mysore in Karnataka and the other one in Nalagarh in Himachal Pradesh. Internationally the company has a unit located at Karawang in Indonesia.
The journey for the company started from the year 1979 when TVS Group company Sundaram-Clayton Ltd started Moped Division at Hosur to manufacture TVS 50 mopeds.
In the year 1982, the company made an agreement with Suzuki Motor Co Ltd of Japan for the technical know-how. In the year 1985, they incorporated a new company called Lakshmi Auto Components Pvt Ltd that used to manufacture critical engines and transmission parts. In the year 1986, the company was renamed from Indo Suzuki Motorcycles Ltd to TVS Suzuki Ltd. The company launched bike models namely Samurai and Shogun in the year 1992 and a year later they came up with the famous TVS scooty that made the company synonymous with scooty.
There was a collaboration of TVS with Suzuki for a period of 15 years that lasted until the year 2001.
In the year 2016, the TVS bikes Company announced a partnership with the online shopping portal Snapdeal that will help it to sell its bikes and scooters online from the comfort of home. Nine two-wheeler products from TVS Motor Company were available on Snapdeal. At present, some of the TVS bikes in the market are TVS Apache RTR 160 4V, TVS Apache RTR 160, TVS Apache RTR 200 4V, TVS Jupiter. Ex-showroom, TVS Sport, TVS Ntorq 125,TVS Apache RR310, TVS Scooty Pep Plus,
TVS Bikes Price List
TVS Bikes price in India starts from ₹ 40K Onwards which is the ex-showroom price of their cheapest Bike TVS Sport. The company most expensive Bike is TVS Apache 310 R which is priced at ₹ 2.23 Lacs Onwards.
TVS Bikes Specifications
The power figures of TVS Bikes range from TVS Sport which produces a peak power of 7.4bhp to the TVS Apache 310 R that produces a peak power of 34 bhp of power.
The engine displacement figures start from 99cc for TVS Sport up to 310cc of TVS Apache310. The highest fuel efficiency of TVS Bikes is given by TVS Dream Neo that gives a fuel efficacy of 84 km per liter.
TVS Bikes Latest Model
As per the latest information available from the brand side, there is two TVS Bikes model that will be launched in the year 2019-2020. The upcoming new bikes are TVS Zeppelin that will be an expected price of ₹ 1.5 lacs, TVS Creon that will be an expected price of ₹ 1.0 lacs.
TVS Bikes on Road Price
The TVS Bikes on road price starts from Rs. 43.3K onwards which is the on-road price of their Bike model TVS Sport. The on-road price for the TVS Apache 310R is 2.35 lacs which is the most expensive bike in the TVS line up.