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Triumph Bonneville T120 Vs TVS Apache RTR 160 Vs TVS Apache RTR 180 comparison


Triumph Bonneville T120 Vs TVS Apache RTR 160 Vs TVS Apache RTR 180 Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Bonneville T120 Vs Apache RTR 160 Vs Apache RTR 180 on carandbike to make an informed buying decision as to which bike to buy in 2021. This comparison has been carried out on the basis of prices, engine specifications, mileage, and features of these two-wheelers.

Bonneville T120 Vs Apache RTR 160 Vs Apache RTR 180 – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the TVS Apache RTR 160 in New Delhi starts at ₹ 95,000 and goes up to ₹ 98,000 for the fully-loaded model. On the other hand, TVS Apache RTR 180 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 1.04 Lakh Lastly, the Triumph Bonneville T120 starts at ₹ 9.98 Lakh.

SummaryTriumph Bonneville T120TVS Apache RTR 160TVS Apache RTR 180
Price₹ 9.98 Lakh₹ 95,000 ₹ 1.04 Lakh
Body TypeCruiserCommuterSports
Mileage18.00 Kmpl48.00 Kmpl47.00 Kmpl
Power79.00 bhp15.00 bhp16.50 bhp
Engine1200.0 CC159.7 CC177.4 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

Bonneville T120 Vs Apache RTR 160 Vs Apache RTR 180 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the TVS Apache RTR 160 base engine returns 48 Kmpl. The TVS Apache RTR 180 base returns 47 Kmpl. The Triumph Bonneville T120 basic model, on the other hand, gives 18 Kmpl.

Bonneville T120 Vs Apache RTR 160 Vs Apache RTR 180 – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the TVS Apache RTR 160 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the TVS Apache RTR 180 comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the Triumph Bonneville T120 is offered in bhp Petrol engine.


Engine CC 1200.0 cc159.7 cc177.4 cc
No Of Cylinder 211
Max Power 79 bhp @ 6550 rpm15 bhp @ 8400 rpm16.5 bhp @ 8500 rpm
Max Torque 105 Nm @ 3100 rpm13.9 Nm @ 7000 rpm15.5 Nm @ 7000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 422
Fuel Delivery Electronic Fuel InjectionFuel InjectionFuel Injection
Cooling System Liquid CooledAir CooledAir Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf StartElectric & Kick- Start
Emission Standard N/ABS VIBS VI

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 14.5 L12.0 L12.0 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 2.0 L0.5 L2.0 L
Mileage 18.00 Kmpl48.00 Kmpl47.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 224 kg139 kg139 kg
Length 2115 mm2085 mm2085 mm
Width 785 mm730 mm730 mm
Height 1125 mm1105 mm1105 mm
Wheelbase 1445 mm1300 mm1326 mm
Ground Clearance 140 mm180 mm165 mm
Seat Height 785 mm790 mm790 mm


No. Of Gears 6 Gears5 Gears5 Gears
Clutch Wet, Multi-plate Assist ClutchWet, Multi-PlateWet Multi-Plate

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Tubular Steel CradleDouble Cradle Synchro STIFFDouble Cradle Synchro STIFF
Front Suspension Kayaba 41mm Cartidge Forks, 120mm TravelTelescopic With Hydraulic Dampers. 105mm StrokeTelescopic Forks With Hydraulic Dampers (105 Mm Stroke)
Rear Suspension Kayaba Twin Shocks With Adjustable Preload, 120mm Rear Wheel TravelMonotube Inverted Gas-filled Shox (MIG) With Spring AidMonotube Inverted Gas-filled Shox (MIG) With Spring Aid


Front Brake Type DiscDiscDisc With ABS & RLP
Rear Brake Type DiscDrumDisc With ABS & RLP
Front Disc/Drum Size 310 mm270 mm270 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 255 mm130 mm200 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches17 inches17 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 100/90-1890/90-17 49P Tubeless90/90 - 17 Tubeless
Rear Tyre 150/70 R17110/80-17 57P Tubeless110/80 - 17 Tubeless


Battery Dry12V, 9 Ah12V, 9.0 Ah
Headlight Bulb Type35/35W Halogen HS1 Clearn Lens With Multi-Face Reflector35/35W Halogen HS1 Clearn Lens With Multi-Face Reflector
Tail Light LED0.5W LED- Twin Triangle With Prism On Lens0.5W LED- Twin Triangle With Prism On Lens

Standard Features

Gear Indicatortickcrosscross
Fuel Warning Indicatortickticktick
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatortickcrosscross
Low Battery Indicatorcrossticktick
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailtickticktick
Engine Kill Switchtickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
Brembo Front Brakescross--
Cartridge forkscross--
Enhanced rider & pillion comfortcross--
First-in-class riding modes (Road and Rain)cross--
Tyre Pressure Monitoring System availabilitycross--
Anti-lock braking system (ABS)--tick
Nitrox Mono Suspension--cross
Projector Headlamp--cross
Roto Petal Disc Brakes--tick
Sculpted Digital Display--tick
Synchronized Stiff Chassis--tick

Additonal Features

Aluminum Heat Covercross--
High & Wide Handlebercross--
New Tech LED Tail Lightcross--
Passenger Grab Railcross--
Round Headlight With LED Ringcross--
Shift Lightcross--
Stand Alarmcross--
Tear Drop Steel Fuel Tank 13.5 Ltcross--
Vintage Seatcross--
280 mm Rear Disc Brake--cross
Beast-Inspired Headlamps--tick
Muscled Engine Cowl--tick
Muscled Tail Cowl--tick

Key Features

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