TVS has launched the 2020 BS-VI Apache RR 310 in the Indian market at a price of INR 2.40 lakh (ex-showroom, India). The Apache RR 310, TVS’ flagship motorcycle, now gets Ride-by-Wire tech with 4 ride modes, New Multi Information Console, Race Tuned Slipper Clutch, Michelin Road 5 tyres and fresh colour schemes.
Commenting on the launch, Mr. Meghashyam Dighole, Head – (Marketing) Premium Motorcycles, TVS Motor Company said “We are delighted to introduce the new generation of our TVS Apache RR310 BS-VI 2020 motorcycle. This super-premium motorcycle has been a favourite amongst motorcycle enthusiast and is considered an ultimate track machine, since its launch in 2017. The newly launched machine will further move the needle by creating a technological benchmark with many segment-first features, thereby strengthening its status of being the best-in-class vehicle. With the transition to BS-VI, the motorcycle offers further refinement that is in line with the current emission norms, with optimum performance.”
TVS is now offering ride-by-wire technology on the 2020 Apache RR 310 along with four riding modes (Urban, Track, Sport and Rain). These ride modes will allow the rider to choose the performance of the vehicle according to different riding conditions and achieve optimum performance of the engine & ABS system.
Another major highlight is the new interactive 5’’ Vertical TFT Multi-Information Instrument Panel with Control Cubes, Bluetooth Enabled SmartXonnect. The console offers brightness control and day /night modes for each mode selection ensuring an enhanced experience. The motorcycle also features GTT+ (Glide Through Technology Plus) which acts like a creep function in an automatic transmission car that allows the rider to crawl forward without pushing the throttle. The Bluetooth Enabled SmartXonnect connects the motorcycle with the TVS Connect App which provides detailed telemetry analytics like interactive map plot, gear distribution, day-wise trip analysis etc. that can also be shared by the rider.
Powering the 2020 TVS Apache RR310 model is the same reverse-inclined 312.2cc engine that produces 34hp at 9,700rpm and 27.3Nm at 7,700rpm in Track and Sport mode. Similarly, the power output in Urban and Rain mode is 25 bhp at 7,600 rpm and 25 Nm at 6,700 rpm.
The motorcycle will also be enabled with the Race Tuned-Fuel injection ‘RT-Fi’ technology, which was recently introduced in the 2020 TVS Apache RTR 4V BS-VI series, to ensure an enjoyable racing experience in all riding condition throughout the engine’s life. It also includes upgrades that improve driveability, ride quality and reliability. The vehicle will be available in two colours – Racing Red & Titanium Black.