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TVS Apache RTR 160 Vs Honda SP 125 Vs Honda CB Shine SP comparison

Overview

TVS Apache RTR 160 Vs Honda SP 125 Vs Honda CB Shine SP Comparison: Which Bike is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these bikes or scooters to buy? Compare the Apache RTR 160 Vs SP 125 Vs CB Shine SP 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 SP 125 Vs CB Shine SP – 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, Honda CB Shine SP price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 64,098 and goes up to Rs. ₹ 68,015 for range topping model Lastly, the Honda SP 125 starts at ₹ 76,074 and goes up to ₹ 80,369 for the fully-loaded model.

SummaryTVS Apache RTR 160Honda SP 125Honda CB Shine SP
Price₹ 95,000 ₹ 76,074 ₹ 64,098
ManufacturerTVSHondaHonda
Body TypeCommuterCommuterCommuter
Mileage48.00 Km/l65.00 Km/l65.00 Km/l
Power15.00 bhp10.70 bhp10.16 bhp
Engine159.7 CC124.0 CC124.7 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

Apache RTR 160 Vs SP 125 Vs CB Shine SP – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the TVS Apache RTR 160 base engine returns 48 Km/l. The Honda CB Shine SP base returns 65 Km/l. The Honda SP 125 basic model, on the other hand, gives 65 Km/l.

Apache RTR 160 Vs SP 125 Vs CB Shine SP – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the TVS Apache RTR 160 gets bhp Petrol engine, whereas the Honda CB Shine SP comes in bhp Petrol engine. Lastly, the Honda SP 125 is offered in bhp Petrol engine.

Engine

Engine CC 159.7 cc124.0 cc124.7 cc
No Of Cylinder 111
Max Power 15 bhp @ 8400 rpm10.7 bhp @ 7500 rpm10.16 bhp @ 7500 rpm
Max Torque 13.9 Nm @ 7000 rpm10.9 Nm @ 6000 rpm10.3 Nm @ 5500 rpm
Valves Per Cylinder 242
Fuel Delivery Fuel InjectionPGM-FICarburetor
Cooling System Air CooledN/AAir Cooled
Starting Mechanism Self StartSelf / KickSelf / Kick Start
Emission Standard BS VIBS VIN/A
Bore N/A50 mmN/A
Compression N/A10.0:1N/A
Stroke N/A63.1 mmN/A

Fuel Consumption

Fuel Tank Capacity 12.0 L11.0 L10.5 L
Reserve Fuel Capacity 0.5 LN/AN/A
Mileage 48.00 Km/l65.00 Km/l65.00 Km/l
Overall Riding Range N/AN/AN/A

Dimension and Weight

Kerb Weight 139 kg117 kg120 kg
Length 2085 mm2020 mm2007 mm
Width 730 mm785 mm762 mm
Height 1105 mm1103 mm1085 mm
Wheelbase 1300 mm1285 mm1266 mm
Ground Clearance 180 mm160 mm160 mm
Seat Height 790 mm790 mmN/A

Transmission

No. Of Gears 5 Gears5 Gears5 Gears
Clutch Wet, Multi-PlateMultiplate Wet ClutchWet, Multiplate

Chassis and Suspension

Chassis Type Double Cradle Synchro STIFFN/ADiamond
Front Suspension Telescopic With Hydraulic Dampers. 105mm StrokeTelescopicTelescopic
Rear Suspension Monotube Inverted Gas-filled Shox (MIG) With Spring AidHydraulic TypeSpring Loaded Hydraulic Type

Braking

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

Wheel and Tyres

Wheel Size 17 inches18 inches18 inches
Wheel Type Alloy WheelsAlloy WheelsAlloy Wheels
Front Tyre 90/90-17 49P Tubeless80/100-18 M/C 47P, Tubeless80/100-18 Tubeless
Rear Tyre 110/80-17 57P Tubeless80/100-18 M/C 54P, Tubeless80/100-18 Tubeless

Electricals

Battery 12V, 9 Ah12V, 5.0Ah12V 3Ah (MF)
Headlight 35/35W Halogen HS1 Clearn Lens With Multi-Face ReflectorLED, DC12V 35/35W
Tail Light 0.5W LED- Twin Triangle With Prism On LensN/ALED

Standard Features

SpeedometerDigitalDigitalAnalogue
TachometerAnalogueDigitalcross
Gear Indicatorcrosscrosscross
Fuel Warning Indicatorticktickcross
Fuel Gaugetickticktick
Low Oil Indicatorcrosscrosscross
Low Battery Indicatorticktickcross
Pillion Seattickticktick
Pillion Grabrailtickticktick
Engine Kill Switchticktickcross
Clocktickticktick
Tripmeter TypeDigitalDigitalDigital
Tripmeter Counttickticktick
Pass Lighttickticktick
ABStick--
5 Step Adjustable Suspension-cross-
CBS-cross-
Digital Analog Meter-cross-
eSP Technology-cross-
Headlights With Pilot Lamps-cross-
i3S Technology (Idle Start-Stop System)-cross-
Maintenance Free Battery-cross-
Seal Chain-cross-
Side Stand Indicator-cross-
Silent Start with ACG-cross-
Solid Aerodynamic Design With New Body Graphics-cross-
Specially Designed Seat For Better Comfort-cross-
Strong Rear Appearance-cross-
Tubeless Tyres-cross-
Viscous Air Filter-cross-
5 Speed Transmission--tick
Anti-lock braking system (ABS)--cross
Automatic HeadLamp on (AHO)--tick
CBS with Equalizer--tick
Low Maintenance Seal Chain--tick
Low Rolling Resistance Tyre--tick
MUSCLED TANK--cross
Roto Petal Disc Brakes--cross
RTR ENGINE--cross
Sculpted Digital Display--cross
Split Alloy Wheels--tick
Synchronized Stiff Chassis--cross

Additonal Features

Beast-Inspired Headlamps--cross
Muscled Engine Cowl--cross
Muscled Tail Cowl--cross

Key Features

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