The TVS Apache RTR 160 Race Edition gets cosmetic updates but remains the same mechanically. It is based on the previous-generation RTR 160.
TVS Motor Company has silently launched a special edition model of RTR 160, no not the recently launched RTR 160 4V, but the standard, previous generation RTR 160. It is called the ‘Race Edition’ and it will be available in two variants, which are single disc, priced at ₹ 79,715 and the variant with discs at front and rear, which is priced at ₹ 82,044. As the name suggests, the bike gets a white paintjob with red stripes on the fuel tank, the front mudguard and the rear body panel near the grab-rail. There is a new badge on the fuel tank as well. And yes, this is not a limited edition model.
The TVS Apache RTR 160 Race Edition is priced at barely ₹ 1,000 more than the standard RTR 160. Coming to the engine, the Race edition still gets the same engine as on the previous gen 160, which is a 159.7 cc single-cylinder motor that makes around 15 bhp and 13 Nm of peak torque. The gearbox is a five-speed unit.