TVS Apache RTR 180 2012

Apache RTR 180 Teaser

TVS had announced a new Apache RTR 180.Although the bike is not yet released TVS had released a teaser showing the pilot lamps which have a sharp look and with a personality touch of a predator.Here we have spy pictures of the new bike coming from our trusted friends at TVS.The new RTR 180 will have ABS as standard and the engine will be beefed up and will be in direct competition to recently showcased Bajaj Pulsar 200 NS and KTM Duke 200 although this bike is 180 cc will be the competitor in the 150 cc sports bike segment like the Yamaha YZF R15 Version 2.0 and Honda CBR150R.Recently Honda become India’s third largest two wheeler manufacturer and TVS aims to regain its position and challenge other manufacturers with this new offering so this bike can be called as the flagship model for TVS.the bike will have a tachometer attached with a digital meter for showing fuel and speed of the bike and kilometres driven and under the digital meter there are indicators for neutral high beam etc.The rear end may look probably the same and the bike has Apache embossed on the fuel tan in silver color.A material which resembles carbon fibre is used on the dash and at the tip of the fuel tank.