New Delhi: Chennai based two-wheeler manufacturer, TVS Motor on Monday has launched Apache RR 310 equipped with a Race Tuned (RT) Slipper Clutch at a price of Rs 2.27 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi). The motorcycle is available at select dealerships across the country.
This upgrade provides swift gear shifting with low hand fatigue and maintains vehicle stability at high speed during downshifts, especially in the corners, the company said in a statement.
The new variant also gets minor styling upgrades including sharp edges and angular design of the bike complement the new colour.
KN Radhakrishnan, Director & CEO, TVS Motor said, “We are excited to introduce the Race Tuned (RT) slipper clutch on the TVS Apache RR 310 and I am confident that our existing and new customers will appreciate this performance upgrade.”
“Equipping it with this technology is a natural progression for the bike. We also want to expand this experience to our existing TVS Apache RR 310 customers, who will appreciate the enhanced racing dynamics. The new styling upgrades accentuate the racing stance of the motorcycle and creates customer delight,” he added.
According to the company, Apache RR 310 comes with a reverse inclined DOHC (Double Over Head Cam) liquid cooled engine with additional oil cooling technology mated to a 6-speed gear box, race inspired Vertical Speedo-cum-Tachometer, Bi-LED twin projector headlamps and Michelin Street Sport tyres.
Additionally, the slipper function of the motorcycle allows rapid downshifts preventing wheel hop and chain whip. The system is also engineered with an Assist Function wherein the clutch plates lock tightly increasing the clutch engagement force thus resulting in reduced clutch effort.