TVS Apache 310, Apache 200 get race ready for INMRC
TVS Racing to debut 2018 season of INMRC with the new Race spec Apache RR310 and Apache 200 Race Edition 2.0 with Slipper Clutch.
Disclaimer – The manufacturer (TVS Motor Company) has blacklisted Rushlane from it’s events/rides as a consequence of decisions based on restrictive practices. This blog is reliant on available media material and study notes (press sourced).
TVS Racing is all set for the 2018 season of African National Motorcycle Racing Championship (INMRC), set to commence on June 8 at Kari Motor Speedway, Coimbatore. TVS Racing will be having the Apache RR310 and Apache 200 Race Edition 2.0 at these races and will be participating under two categories of Group B – Super Sport Category and Group C – Pro-Stock Category, both of which are under 165 cc segment.
12 racers in the open category will be seen riding the race spec Apache RR310. This bike comes in with a race tuned exhaust, augmented induction system with Electronic Control Unit and a foot peg which has been modified for better race ergonomics. The bike is powered by a 313cc, single cylinder, 4 stroke, 4 valve, liquid cooled engine offering 38 PS peak power at 10,300 rpm. The engine receives fuel injection system with 40mm Throttle body commanding top speed of 175 kmph.
TVS Apache 200 2.0 gets its power via a 4 stroke, single cylinder, oil cooled, 4 valve engine offering 24 PS peak power at 9,300 rpm claiming a top speed of 145 kmph. The model sit on 17” Pirelli tyres and gets race spec hydraulic dampers, slipper clutch, retuned front and rear shocks, exhaust system, carburetor and an optimized ignition system.
New graphics and racing decals are also seen on both the bikes to accentuate its racing stance. Below are a few photos.