TVS Apache RR 310 is the flagship product by the Hosur-based manufacturer. The motorcycle has been launched in India at a competitive price of Rs 2.05 lakh (ex-showroom). Having said that, the new Apache RR 310 bridges the gap between its closest rival KTM RC 390 and motorcycles such as Bajaj Dominar and KTM 250 Duke. Powering the TVS Apache RR 310 is a 313cc engine that has been lifted from the BMW G310R. The motor is mated to a six-speed transmission and churns out power and torque outputs of 33.5 hp and 27 Nm. The prime highlights of the TVS Apache RR 310 include dual disc brakes with an ABS (Anti-Lock Braking System), dual LED projector headlamps, highly informative instrument cluster and a lot more.
Dual LED projector headlamps with DRLs
Highly informative instrument cluster packing in some race inspired bits.
Supersport design offers a big bike feel and appearance.
The TVS Apache RR 310 is based on the Akula 310 concept that was showcased at 2016 Auto Expo. The silhouette of the motorcycle looks like a typical supersports machine and hence, gives a big bike feel in terms of visuals. The design is a mix of edges and curves and the attention to detail is stunning. Due to all these reasons, the TVS Apache RR 310 looks like an eye candy from almost all angles.
The riding ergonomics on the TVS Apache RR 310 are quite comfortable and are not as tiring as the KTM RC 390. The footpegs are rear set and the tall windscreen ensures that the rider stays protected from the wind blasts at high speeds. TVS has played the practicality card with the Apache RR 310 to make sure that the bike can be taken on day to day commutes without any complaints. Also, the motorcycle has all the potential to make your weekends exciting.
The TVS Apache RR 310 gets its power from a reverse inclined 312cc, liquid-cooled, single-cylinder engine mated to a six-speed transmission system. The fuel injected motor develops a maximum power output of 33 hp along with a peak torque of 27 Nm. The engine is coupled to oil water heat exchanger (OWHE) to ensure good management of engine heat.
The engine on the TVS Apache RR 310 gets a six-speed transmission system. The gearbox has one-down, five-up shifting pattern.
The TVS Apache RR 310 receives its stopping power from 300mm front and 240mm rear petal disc brakes. These further come coupled to the company’s dual-channel ABS (Anti-Lock Braking System) to offer effective and safe braking. The motorcycle also gets a side stand alarm and you cannot engage the first gear when the side stand is put on. Hazard lamps are also being offered to warn other riders in case of an emergency.
The TVS Apache RR 310 has been assisted with a fuel tank having 11-litre capacity. The motorcycle should give you a mileage of close to 30 kmpl in real world riding conditions. Having said that, expect the new Apache RR 310 to offer a range of 330 kms per full top up.