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TVS Apache RTR 160 Vs Honda CB Unicorn 160 Vs Honda CB Shine comparison

Overview

TVS Apache RTR 160 Vs Honda CB Unicorn 160 Vs Honda CB Shine Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Apache RTR 160 Vs CB Unicorn 160 Vs CB Shine 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.

Apache RTR 160 Vs CB Unicorn 160 Vs CB Shine – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Honda CB Shine in New Delhi starts at ₹ 70,478 and goes up to ₹ 75,274 for the fully-loaded model. On the other hand, Honda CB Unicorn 160 price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 95,738 Lastly, the TVS Apache RTR 160 starts at ₹ 95,000 and goes up to ₹ 98,000 for the fully-loaded model.

SummaryTVS Apache RTR 160Honda CB Unicorn 160Honda CB Shine
Price₹ 95,000 ₹ 95,738 ₹ 70,478
ManufacturerTVSHondaHonda
Body TypeCommuterCommuterCommuter
Mileage48.00 Kmpl62.00 Kmpl65.00 Kmpl
Power15.00 bhp13.82 bhp10.50 bhp
Engine159.7 CC162.7 CC124.7 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

Apache RTR 160 Vs CB Unicorn 160 Vs CB Shine – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Honda CB Shine base engine returns 65 Kmpl. The Honda CB Unicorn 160 base returns 62 Kmpl. The TVS Apache RTR 160 basic model, on the other hand, gives 48 Kmpl.

Apache RTR 160 Vs CB Unicorn 160 Vs CB Shine – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Honda CB Shine gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Honda CB Unicorn 160 comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the TVS Apache RTR 160 is offered in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 159.7 cc162.7 cc124.7 cc
No Of Cylinder 111
Max Power 15 bhp @ 8400 rpm13.82 bhp @ 8000 rpm10.5 bhp @ 7500 rpm
Max Torque 13.9 Nm @ 7000 rpm13.92 Nm @ 6000 rpm11 Nm @ 6000 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 222
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionCarburetorFuel Injection
Cooling System Air CooledAir CooledAir Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf / Kick StartSelf / Kick Start
Emission Standard BS VIBS VIBS VI
Bore N/AN/A52.4 mm
Compression N/AN/A9:2:1
Stroke N/AN/A57.8 mm

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 12.0 L12.0 L10.5 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 0.5 LN/A1.3 L
Mileage 48.00 Kmpl62.00 Kmpl65.00 Kmpl
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 139 kg134 kg114 kg
Length 2085 mm2045 mm2046 mm
Width 730 mm757 mm737 mm
Height 1105 mm1062 mm1116 mm
Wheelbase 1300 mm1324 mm1285 mm
Ground Clearance 180 mm150 mm162 mm
Seat Height 790 mmN/A791 mm

Transmission

No. Of Gears 5 Gears5 Gears4 Gears
Clutch Wet, Multi-PlateWet, MultiplateWet, Multiplate

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Double Cradle Synchro STIFFDiamondDiamond
Front Suspension Telescopic With Hydraulic Dampers. 105mm StrokeTelescopicTelescopic
Rear Suspension Monotube Inverted Gas-filled Shox (MIG) With Spring AidSpring Loaded Hydraulic Type (monoshock)Hydraulic Type

Braking

Front Brake Type DiscDiscDrum
Rear Brake Type DrumDrumDrum
Front Disc/Drum Size 270 mm240 mm130 mm
Rear Disc/Drum Size 130 mm130 mm130 mm

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches17 inches18 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 90/90-17 49P Tubeless80/100-17 Tubeless80/100-18 Tubeless
Rear Tyre 110/80-17 57P Tubeless110/80-17 Tubeless80/100-18 Tubeless

Electricals

Battery 12V, 9 Ah12V 4Ah12V 5.0Ah
Headlight 35/35W Halogen HS1 Clearn Lens With Multi-Face Reflector12V 35/35WHalogen Bulb
Tail Light 0.5W LED- Twin Triangle With Prism On LensLEDBulb

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalDigitalAnalogue
TachometerAnalogueDigitalcross
Gear Indicatorcrosscrosscross
Fuel Warning Indicatortickcrosscross
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatorcrosscrosscross
Low Battery Indicatortickcrosscross
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailtickticktick
Engine Kill Switchtickcrosscross
Clockticktickcross
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalcross
Tripmeter Countticktickcross
Pass Lighttickticktick
ABStick--
Inverted GRS Suspensioncross--
New Console with Side Stand Indicatorscross--
New Viscous Air Filterscross--
Sporty Speed Line Graphicscross--
5 Step Adjustable Suspension--tick
Chrome Carburetor Cover--tick
Chrome Finish Muffler--tick
Combi Brake System With Equalizer--tick
Modern Graphics--tick
Outstanding Tail Light--tick
Tubeless Tyres--tick

Additonal Features

Atft Engine Delivering 15.6 Bhpcross--

Key Features

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