Finally TVS Motor launched its most awaited supersport bike Apache RR 310 in India on 6 December. TVS Apache RR 310 is based on the BMW G 310 R’s platform. Apache RR 310 first showcased at the 2016 Auto Expo as the Akula 310 concept.
TVS Motor decided to manufacture both BMW Motorrad’s 300 cc naked street bike BMW G 310 R and it’s super sports bike Apache RR 310 at its own TVS factory in Hosur, Tamil Nadu as the joint venture and collaboration between TVS Motor Company and BMW Motorrad.
Pricing And Performance
As TVS apache uses a BMW developed engine so this has the same power of India-Bound G 310 R, and it has a 312 cc single cylinder, 4 strokes, 4 valves, a Reverse inclined and liquid cooled engine which can produce 34 bhp of max power and 24 Nm of max torque. Having total kerb weight of 170 kg, Apache RR 310 promising a higher power-to-weight ratio.Its fuel tank has a capacity of 11 litres with an advanced aerodynamic body.
Apache RR 310 has a max speed of 160 km/h. It can take the speed from 0-60 km/h within 2.93 seconds and from 0-100 km/h, it takes 7.17 seconds.It has 12V, 8Ah battery, a Bi-LED projector of 30 W @13V Headlamp and 4 tail lamp of 4 W.
Apache RR 310 Honed and tuned by the experts from KYB suspensions. It has Trellis frame and split chassis. The vehicle engine layout fits compactly on the frame that provides Mass centralised layout for uncompromised handling and good control.
TVS Motors announced that Apache RR 310 will be the cost of ₹ 2.05 Lakh (ex-showroom) that can vary from state to state, and they will be starting booking very shortly and it will be available by end of the month.
- Type: SI, 4 strokes, 4 valves, Single cylinder, Reverse inclined
- Cooling System: Liquid Cooled
- Mileage: 19 kmpl
- Engine Capacity: 312.2 cc
- Transmission: 6 speed gears
- Fuel Tank Capacity: 11 L
- Reserve Fuel Capacity: NA
- Ignition: Dynamically controlled integrated high energy ignition system
- Maximum Power : 25 kW @ 9700 engine rpm (34 PS @ 9700 engine rpm)
- Maximum Torque: 27.3 Nm @ 7700 rpm
- Starting Mechanism: Self Start
- Valve per Cylinder: 4 valves
- Brake Type: Both are Disc Brake
- Wheel Type: Alloy Wheels of 17 inches
- Tyre Type: Both are Tubeless Tyre
- Dimension (Lx W x H) : 2001 X 786 X 1135 mm
Colours: Apache RR 310 comes in two different variants
1. Racing Red 2. Racing Black
Apache RR 310 will be a challenge for the Japanese Kawasaki Ninja 300 and Austrian KTM 390 Duke. Let’s have a look at some special specs of these sports bikes.
|Specification||Apache RR 310||Kawasaki Ninja 300||KTM 390 Duke|
|Price (ex-showroom)||₹ 2.05 Lakh||₹ 3.82 Lakh||₹ 2.44 Lakh|
|Engine Capacity||312.2 cc||296 cc||373.2 cc|
|No. Of Cylinder||1||2||1|
|Valves Per Cylinder||4||4||4|
|Cooling System||Liquid Cooled||Liquid Cooled||Liquid Cooled|
|Fuel Delivery||Fuel Injection: Bosch – Closed loop||Fuel Injection||Fuel Injection|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||11 L||17 L||13.4 L|
|Reserve Fuel Capacity||NA||NA||2.5 L|
|Mileage||19 kmpl||26 kmpl||35 kmpl|
|Top Speed||160 kmph||182 kmph||167 kmph|
|No. of Gears||6||6||6|
|Max Power||34 bhp @ 9700 rpm||38 bhp @ 11000 rpm||43 bhp @ 9000 rpm|
|Max Torque||27.3 Nm @ 7700 rpm||27 Nm @ 10000 rpm||37 Nm @ 7000 rpm|
|Starting Mechanism||Self Start||Self Start||Self Start|
|Color||Red, Black||Green Black,White||Orange Black|
|Kerb Weight||170 kg||172 kg||149 kg|
|Brakes||Both are Disc Type||Both are Disc Type||Both are Disc Type|
|Wheels Type||17-inches Alloy Wheels||17-inches Alloy Wheels||17-inches Alloy Wheels|
|Chassis Type||Trellis Frame, Split Chassis||Tube Diamond, Steel||Split trellis frame, powder coated|