TVS Apache RTR 180 ABS Review Price Specification

TVS Apache RTR 180 ABS is the first Indian bike to feature Anti lock breaking system. Anti-lock Braking System technology is an integration of Hydraulic Electronic Control Unit(HECU) and Independent Wheel Speed Sensors which determines when a wheel is likely to get locked.

When   the brakes are applied hard, the HECU takes over instantaneously and controls the brake pressure continuously to keep the Apache RTR 180 ABS in the most effective braking zone. This ensures safe riding experience.

The Apache RTR ABS is also equipped with Rear Wheel Lift-off Protection (RLP) system which regulates deceleration when the bike is likely to lift off during emergency braking situations and takes over control, with no loss of stopping distance.

The available color for TVS Apache RTR 180 ABS is white shade with grey/orange graphics.

Features of TVS Apache RTR 180 ABS:

  • Digital Speedometer
  • Petal shaped disc brakes which provide better braking.
  • Bigger RTR sticker on the tank
  • Uncovered chains cover for true racing bike touch.
  • LED tail lamps
  • Clip on handlebar for various positions.
  • Battery indicator,
  • Top speed achieved and 0-60km/h timing details on digital display
  • A wider rear Tyre.
  • Anti-lock Braking System
  • Rear Wheel Lift-off Protection(RLP)

Advantages and Disadvantages of TVS Apache RTR 180 ABS

Pros of RTR 180 ABS

  • Powerful engine
  • Great look and design
  • Digital speedometer
  • Good road grip
  • Smooth gear transmission
  • ABS and RLP

Cons of RTR 180 ABS:

  • No color options to chose from.
  • Maintenance costs more.

TVS Apache RTR 180 ABS Price: On road price of TVS Apache RTR 180 ABS in India is ₹87,900(Mumbai).
TVS Apache RTR 180 ABS  Specifications:

  • Displacement:177.4cc
  • Engine:177.4cc, 4 Stroke
  • Maximum Power:17.3 Bhp @ 8500 rpm
  • Maximum Torque:15.5 Nm @ 6500 rpm
  • Gears:5 Speed
  • Clutch:Multi Plate Wet Type
  • Bore:62.5
  • Stroke:57.8
  • Engine Block Material:Iron Block
  • Chassis Type:Double Cradle
  • Cooling Type:Air Cooling
  • 0 to 60:4.15 sec.


  • Length:2085.00 mm
  • Width:730.00 mm
  • Height:1100.00 mm


  • Weight:129.00 kg
  • Ground Clearance:180.00 mm
  • Fuel Tank:16.00 ltrs
  • Wheelbase:1320.00 mm
  • Headlamp:12V 35/35W Halogen HS1, Clear lens with MFR
  • Battery Maintenance Free
  • Battery Voltage:12v
  • Battery Capacity:9amp
  • Wheel Type:6 Spoke Mag Alloys
  • Wheel Size:90/90 x 17” – 110/80 x 17” mm
  • Tubeless:Yes.
2 comments… add one
  • jachmilli Dec 23, 2011 @ 8:40

    Please note that your cruiser will not be apt to rust unless exposed to moisture for long periods of time.
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  • raj kumar Apr 26, 2013 @ 12:16

    TVS Apaches is a great choice from all of the fastest bikes, as its a lethal combination of cutting edge looks and smooth,powerful engine.The TVS bikes are known for their awesome mileage and low prices.
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