The all-new TVS Akula 310 aka TVS Apache RR 310S is expected to be launched next month in India. Here is everything you wanted to know about this upcoming launch.
TVS Motors – India’s leading two-wheeler manufacturer is trying its best to become ‘No.1’ Indian two-wheeler brand by introducing new product launches and updating their existing line-up. In the past few years, TVS has been facing a tough competition from its rivals, which mainly includes Hero MotoCop, Bajaj and Honda. All of these three manufacturers have been dominating the two-wheeler segment with their motorcycles and gearless scooters. TVS Motors has also been in the race with their Apache motorbikes and Jupiter, the gearless scooter.
Both these products; TVS Apache and TVS Jupiter are a hit and successful product, which have proven their worth in the market with time. TVS has always updated these two products on regular intervals, and have added new features on them to keep the offering new and fresh. Recently, TVS launched 2017 Jupiter Classic Edition, and now it’s time for a new bike in the Apache family.
Earlier, reports claimed that TVS has developed a separate department to take care of the development, manufacturing and export business of their premium motorcycles and the Apache brand. The same department is reported to be working on this upcoming launch. Let’s have a close look at the TVS Akula 310.
TVS Akula 310 to debut as TVS Apache RR 310S
The TVS Apache RR 310S is one of the most-awaited motorcycles in India, which was showcased way back at Delhi Auto Expo 2016. Various reports have been floating on the internet regarding the launch of this product, but nothing came from the company officials. It has been a hot topic of discussion in the two-wheeler segment. And now, several new test module leaks, road test reports and exclusive spy shots again claim that this motorcycle can be launched in the mid of November, this year.
Whatever we saw at the Delhi Auto Expo 2016, and then the spy shots surfaced on the internet ensure that the all-new TVS Akula 310 aka TVS Apache RR 310S is going to feature a sporty design, which is going to first of its type in the TVS family. The test mules confirm that this motorcycle misses on pillion grab. The riding position makes this bike a potential sporty tourer.
Competing very close with the KTM RC390, this all-new bike is expected to look dynamic, sporty and attractive so that it gets a good number of buyers in less time.
Engine & Power
The TVS Akula 310 will be powered by a 313cc single-cylinder, DOHC engine with liquid cooling and fuel injection. The same engine also powers the BMW G310R, which is expected to launch in the second quarter of 2018 in India. This engine is capable to produce maximum power of 34PS at 9,500rpm and 28NM of torque at 7,500rpm. This engine could be tuned a little bit to meet the Indian driving conditions.
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The all-new TVS Akula 310 aka TVS Apache RR 310S will feature an all-digital vertically-stacked instrument cluster, alloy wheels, front & rear disc brakes, inverted fork front suspension, mono-shock rear suspension and more.
Price in India
The TVS Apache RR 310S is expected to be launched with a price tag below Rs.2 lacs in India.
Launch Date in India
The TVS Apache RR 310S is expected to be launched next month; November 2017 in India.
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