Business Desk : dhakamirror.com
TVS Motor Company, a reputed manufacturer of two-wheelers and three-wheelers in the world, today announced the launch of TVS Apache RTR 160 4V Fi (Fuel Injection) sports motorcycle in Bangladesh.
This latest addition to the range of TVS Apache series in Bangladesh sets a new benchmark for power and performance, coupled with segment-first technology features such as ride modes for all weather and terrain conditions, along with TVS SmartXconnectTM for race-enabled connectivity.
The Apache RTR Series is one of the most successful motorcycle brands in Bangladesh in the naked sports category with a strong customer base and unwavering brand loyalty. The all new TVS Apache RTR 160 4V Fi showcases TVS Motor’s unwavering commitment to pushing boundaries and delivering products with racing performance for the motorcycle enthusiasts and young professionals of Bangladesh, who are always looking for ways to add excitement to their daily commute. Being the most powerful motorcycle in the 160cc segment in the market, the all new TVS Apache RTR 160 4V Fi would offer a smoother and stable ride for customers in Bangladesh, as they navigate through traffic or cruising on the highway.
With its advanced fuel injection system, the bike unleashes a thrilling 17.55 PS power and 14.73 Nm of torque, making every ride an adrenaline-pumping experience. With first-in-segment 3 Ride Modes (Urban, Rain and Sports Mode), riders can choose the engine performance and ABS response depending on riding conditions & terrain.
Commenting on the launch J Thangarajan, Continent Head, TVS Motor Company said, ”Bangladesh has been a very important market for us, and we have continued to delight our customers with our extensive range of two and three-wheelers. The launch of the TVS Apache RTR 160 4V Fi is in-line with our commitment of bringing world-class offerings for the Bangladeshi riders. We are certain that the enthusiasts of performance motorcycles would love to get their hands on our new offering.”
Commenting on the launch, Vimal Sumbly, Head Business – Premium, TVS Motor Company said, “TVS Motor Company comes with a racing pedigree of over four decades and its “Track to Road” philosophy has been predominantly responsible in engineering the TVS Apache series that crossed its 5 million global sales milestone last year, becoming the fastest growing premium motorcycle brand in the segment. We are confident that the TVS Apache RTR 160 4V FI motorcycle will exceed the expectations of our customers, setting new benchmarks in the Bangladesh motorcycle market. With its unique segment features and outstanding performance specs, it offers unparalleled value for money and an exciting package for the Bangladeshi motorcycle enthusiasts. All our sales and service teams have been trained on the new Fuel-Injection technology, to ensure our customers have a seamless and a delightful experience with this new motorcycle.”
J Ekram Hussain, Managing Director, TVS Auto Bangladesh Ltd., said, “TVS Apache RTR” is the most loved motorcycle brand in Bangladesh and has been liked by consumers for its unique aggressive style and superior performance. The introduction of the TVS Apache RTR 160 4V RTFI with other unique features will ensure the best riding experience, superior technology, and better safety for the riders. With the new stylish design, best-in-class performance, assurance of TVSM brand quality, and now with FI technology, this product will be a hit in the Bangladesh market.”,
TVS Apache RTR 160 4V Fi motorcycle comes equipped with attractive race graphics along with an all new LED headlamp. The motorcycle is enabled with Race Tuned-Fuel injection ‘RT-Fi’ technology which is specially designed to ensure an enjoyable riding experience in all driving conditions throughout the engine’s life. This evolution in TVS Apache series constitutes for a consistent power delivery and fuel economy, improved engine durability and better emission control. It features an in-built First-in-segment GTT Technology – “Glide Through Traffic” capability for low speed urban riding and enables an extremely smooth and controlled ride. With the growing congestion on city roads, we are confident that the riders in Bangladesh will appreciate this unique feature that makes their daily commute very convenient.
Additionally the motorcycle comes fitted with exciting features including the innovative ‘feather touch’ start, wave-bite ignition key and the all new aerodynamic claw mirrors. But this is not all. The new motorcycle also comes with the bullpup exhaust which is lighter and more efficient, making the bike quicker and gives it a unique exhaust note.
Powered by RTR oversquare engine, the TVS Apache RTR 160 4V Fi has a fuel-injected 159.7 cc single-cylinder 4-valve SOHC oil-cooled motor coupled with a five-speed gearbox that delivers 17.55 PS of maximum power at 9,250 rpm and 14.73 Nm of peak torque at 7,250 rpm. – Press Release