TVS Apache RTR 180 Review with Exhaust Note | Torque – The Automobile Show


Hello Friends ! I am Ketan Chawda. Welcome to Torque – The Automobile Show. Today, we have brought Apache RTR 180 for you. TVS Apache RTR 180 is one of the performance bike from TVS Motors. Apache series were launched in the year 2005 as a sports commuter. From then TVS Apache bikes has earned his name in India in 2 wheeler motobikes segment. Today the bike we have brought for you, is Apache RTR 180 Matte Blue colour 2015 Model. TVS Apache RTR 180 is available in two options which are ABS & Non-ABS versions. Today the bike which we got is Non-ABS version. TVS Apache RTR 180 is very sporty in looks. But, Apache RTR 180 & Apache RTR 160 does not have any distinct differences. because of which anyone can get confuse between 180 & 160 Design wise there are many eye catchy things in Apache RTR 180. Like Beast inspired redesigned headlamp, Muscular fuel tank cowl, Stylish razored design engine cowl, Radial race design tail cowl. Riding quality of Apache RTR 180 is very nice. Bike is very powerful.. You won’t face any problem while overtaking in traffic. There is little vibrations in the bike(engine) & gearbox are notchy. TVS will have to work bit more on NHV levels (Noise Harshness Vibrations). But, in handling Apache RTR 180 is very impressive. Siting posture is Semi-Sporty & comfortable. In front, it has telescopic suspension & in rear, it has Monotube Inverted Gas-filled shox with spring aid which helps the riding experience very comfortable. Built quality is very impressive of Apache RTR 180. Bike is also a bit heavy in weight. Overall, riding experience of Apache RTR 180 is very pleasant. If talking about the looks of Apache RTR 180 then it has got beast inspired headlamp LED & pilot lights are combined together to create intense beast eyes look which gets auto ON after ignition in both day & night times. Fuel tank cowl is very aerodynamic & muscular in design & helps to lower down the engine heat by 10°C Has stylish Apache Logo & RTR stickering on fuel tank cowl. Handle bars are sports all the controls are easily accessible & has chrome finish levers. Instrument cluster is digital with Analogue RPM meter Has blue light digital display & has carbon fibre texture design. Has sharp & sporty design engine cowl which enhances more sporty looks of Apache RTR 180. Talking about the brakes then, this bike has front & rear Roto Petal Design Disc brakes & also ABS option available. There is “RTR” engraved on the exhaust & pillion rider foot rest has metal finished. Talking about Power & Performane then Apache RTR 180 has got 177.4 CC 4 stroke single cylinder petrol engine. Which generates 17.03 bhp of power & 15.5 Nm of torque & has a mileage of approx 40-45 KMPL* It has 5 speed gear box. On rear Side, there is stylish tail lamp with clear side indicators & attractive grab bars. Stickering is done very well on the tail cowl which is future continued to the fuel tank & front mud guard. Overall, Apache RTR 180 is very sporty in looks & feel. Our expert review on TVS Apache RTR 180 is that Apache RTR 180 is sporty & aggressive bike. The bike has sporty feel as well as looks also very impressive. Matte blue colour is very sporty. Graphics & colours of Apache RTR 180 gives premium feel to the bike. Built quality of the bike is very good. Riding Apache RTR 180 is very impressive Pick-Up & performance both are very good. There is little vibrations in engine & gearbox are notchy. But, bikes handling is very good especially on the cornering..bike glides smoothly.. In Apache RTR 180, ABS (Anti Lock Braking System) option is available. Because of which, bikes stability & riders safety both gets increased. Apache RTR 180 is bit heavy on weights TVS Apache RTR 180 ABS has approx ₹ 86,622+ Mumbai ex-showroom price. Thank-You ! for watching our videos. To watch our more such videos Subscribe our YouTube channel which is: www.youtube.com/torqueautomobileshow You can also watch our videos on our website which is: www.torquetheautomobileshow.blogspot.com